Read on to find out about the best hotels and private accommodations you can stay in Midland, Texas:
Midland may be quiet, but it actually plays a major role as one of the country’s primary resources as the geographic center of the Permian Basin, which contains 16 percent of US oil reserves. Halfway between Fort Worth and El Paso, Midland is a warm and friendly city conveniently located along the Interstate 20. It is synonymous with Texas high school football and is seen as the ideal place for backpackers to begin their West Texas road trip.
If you’re looking to travel in comfort, this is the ideal place to be. Couples can relax with a cocktail in the Mahogany Lounge or enjoy city views from the rooftop bar. Close to the hotel are a couple of Midland’s renowned museums – the Fredda Turner Durham Children’s Museum and Petroleum Museum. There are also several shopping malls and golf courses in the area, which are perfect for all your shopping needs or a relaxing round of 18.
DoubleTree by Hilton Midland Plaza
Address: 117 West Wall Street, 79701 Midland, TX (see map)
Price: from 203 USD
Whether you’re passing through Midland for a night or here to explore what the city offers, Staybridge Suites is convenient, comfortable and among the highest rated places to stay in the area. Less than 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Midland International Airport, Staybridge’s rooms all come outfitted with a kitchenette, where diners have the flexibility of cooking their own meals. In addition, the hotel also has a seasonal outdoor pool and hot tub for guests to relax in after a long day.
Staybridge Suites Midland
Address: 1505 Catalina Drive, 79706 Midland, TX (see map)
Price: from 202 USD
Just a block away from the Interstate 20 is Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham, which makes this the perfect place for road trip backpackers to stopover in Midland. Close by is the Petroleum Museum, a collection of exhibits in the oil and gas industry, taking visitors through 230 million years of the basin’s history. The Nueva Vista Golf Club is also a 15-minute drive from the hotel, providing visitors with a relaxing option for the day.
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham
Address: 200 West Longview Avenue, 79701 Midland, TX (see map)
Price: from 76 USD
If you’re looking for quality in Midland, then head to Quality Inn Midland, a no-frills accommodation which gets all the basics right. Rooms provide ample comfortable bedding and come with a free breakfast buffet each morning. There are several points of interest near the hotel, such as the Petroleum Museum and Midlands Polo Club. Midland is also the regional business hub of the Permian Basin, making the hotel’s proximity to the Midland Convention Center an added convenience for guests.
Quality Inn Midland
Address: 902 Interstate 20 West, 79701 Midland, TX (see map)
Price: from 79 USD
Hilton Garden Inn Midland is shaped for the businessman. Each room comes outfitted with a coffee maker and an in-room microwave to easily heat up snacks. There is also a modern fitness center for guests to keep in shape, complete with cardio machines and free weights. It is also near the Midland International Airport, and a mere 10-minute drive from major petroleum companies like Chevron Corporation and Centurion Pipeline.
Hilton Garden Inn Midland
Address: 1301 North Loop 250 West, 79706 Midland, TX (see map)
Price: from 269 USD
Guests who need to stay near the airport will be pleased with the Baymont Inn and Suites Midland Airport. It may be conveniently just 1 kilometer (0.6 miles) from the international airport, but the hotel provides a free shuttle service for guests. Baymont is also close to some of the city’s attractions, such as the I-20 Wildlife Preserve, Ratcliff Stadium, and the Commemorative Air Force Museum, which is only a 5-minute drive away.
Baymont Inn and Suites Midland Airport
Address: 10000 Airport Road, 79706 Midland, TX (see map)
Price: from 88 USD
With comfortable bedding, plush sofas and a fully equipped kitchen, this is a fully furnished apartment for those looking for a bit more privacy. It is within walking distance to dining, entertainment and shopping areas. Guests can also enjoy access to the venue’s swimming pool and gym.
Fully furnished apartment
Price: from 113 USD
Number of Guests: 2
It is in a central location, with convenient access to restaurants, parks, business districts and grocery store, yet this apartment is in a quiet neighborhood with friendly, retired neighbors. The apartment has a comfortable living room, private pool, garden and outdoor patio. The apartment also comes with a fully equipped kitchen for guests to cook their own meals – just remember to be a good guest and clean up after yourself.
Quiet, cozy cottage in central location
Price: from 102 USD
Number of Guests: 2
Enjoy the privacy of your own apartment at the Laneys’ guesthouse. The house is equipped with all the basic necessities to make guests feel right at home. The house has a patio, back porch and claw foot tub where guests can unwind after a long day. The owners specially picked out specific beds, pillows, and bedding to ensure guests get maximum comfort for a great night’s sleep.
The Laneys' guesthouse
Price: from 170 USD
Number of Guests: 4
Traveling with half your department for business in the city or just a family looking to tour Midland? This place was made for you. Recently refurbished, this apartment comes with three bedrooms and three full bathrooms. The master bedroom has a king-sized bed, while the other two have queens. The apartment also comes with an office space to accommodate any business needs, even while on holiday.
Remodeled home with office space
Price: from 333 USD
Number of Guests: 6
Worth staying awhile
If you’re unfamiliar with the Texan territory, you can be assured that Midland has plenty of comfortable stays that fit every traveler’s budget. Some cities are worth only a quick stopover before you get on with your road trip, but Midland is not one of them. If you have the time, stay longer to learn more about the city, especially the role it plays in contributing to one of the US’ major resources.
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