Rockwall is a city in Rockwall County, Texas, United States, and a suburb of Dallas, part of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. The climate in this area is characterized by hot, humid summers and generally mild to cool winters. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Rockwall has a humid subtropical climate. Must-visit places include the Historic Downtown, The Harbour, and City Parks.
To get to Rockwall by road, the city is served by the following highways that run through the city: Interstate 30, US Highway 67 (runs concurrent with Interstate 30), State Highway 66, State Highway 205, State Highway 276, Farm to Market 552, and Farm to Market 740. The Ralph M. Hall/Rockwall Municipal Airport is located 3.2 km (1.5 mi) east of the city and is used mostly by small general aviation aircrafts.
If you’re visiting Rockwall and prefer accommodations with modern living/amenities, check out these eight modern inns and suites:
Centrally located in the Harbor District, moments from Lake Ray Hubbard, this hotel features modern in-room amenities and on-site dining options. Guest rooms are furnished with all the latest technologies, including flat-screen TVs and MP3 compatible radios. Guests can also enjoy in-room wireless internet access along with the on-site library and tennis courts. Leisure activities such as boating, fishing and hiking are also only a short distance away, with nearby attractions that include Muddy Creek Nature Preserve and Dodie’s Cajun Restaurant.
Hilton Dallas/Rockwall Lakefront hotel
Address: 2055 Summer Lee Drive, Rockwall, TX 75032, USA (see map)
Price: from 159 USD
Located off I-30 and close to Lake Ray Hubbard and the Harbor at Rockwall, the hotel’s rooms feature refrigerators and microwaves. There is also free ultra fast WiFi, daily free breakfast, free parking, and business and fitness centers. All rooms are non-smoking. Nearby attractions include Muddy Creek Nature Preserve, Dallas World Aquarium and Dallas Cowboys Stadium.
La Quinta Inn & Suites Rockwall
Address: 689 East Interstate 30, Rockwall, TX 75087, USA (see map)
Price: from 92 USD
Offering an outdoor pool and water sports facilities, SpringHill Suites by Marriott Dallas Rockwall is located in Rockwall, Texas near Lake Ray Hubbard. There is even a water park and a bowling alley on site! Each room comes with a flat-screen TV, and certain rooms have a seating area where you can relax, with complimentary breakfast served every morning for all guests. Car hire is available at this hotel and the area is popular for golfing and horse riding. Nearby attractions include Muddy Creek Nature Preserve and Lake Ray Hubbard.
SpringHill Suites by Marriott Dallas Rockwall
Address: 2601 Lakefront Trail, Rockwall, TX 75032, USA (see map)
Price: from 144 USD
The private apartment of an 1888 Historical Landmark Home in Rockwall near the Historic Downtown Square is a 10-minute walk to restaurants, bars, and shops. The property is above a garage, behind the beautiful Folk Victorian, one of six Historical Landmarks. The garage apartment is separate from the main house where the hosts live. It includes a living room with a mini-kitchen (including a sink, refrigerator, toaster, dishwasher and microwave), full-size bed and sleeper sofa. In-house entertainment includes the HDTV with DVD player. For caffeine addicts, complimentary Starbucks Coffee is provided.
The Jones House
Price: from 103 USD
Number of Guests: 4
Conveniently located just a few blocks from the charming downtown Rockwall Square, there are plenty of shops and restaurants to keep you and your family busy in this charming accommodation. You will have access to the entire home! There is a 2 car driveway, as well as plenty of empty street parking in front of the house.
Michael's charming home
Price: from 91 USD
Number of Guests: 10
Located moments from 7 restaurants on the lake, this house is also close to the secured Harbor Bay Marina for boating, which is only a few feet away. Here, you get to participate in the FISH Tournament. The house features a kitchen which is located on the second floor and has great sunset views. The guest bedroom and bathroom are on the second floor, which also includes a laundry. The comfortable master bedroom has the best view in the house! There is a desk for work and a couch for reading, both while enjoying a calming lake view. The host can charter his boat for lunch and dinner on the lake.
Seth's lakefront house
Price: from 180 USD
Number of Guests: 8
Featuring a comfortable room with a full bed and a small vanity, you get to rest in hues of blue and escape to the beautiful ‘under the sea’ themed room in this accommodation. The modern kitchen is fully equipped with the best amenities for all your cooking needs. There’s a hypoallergenic Maltese (poodle) that lives on the property with the host as well, so you must like dogs.
Price: from 46 USD
Number of Guests: 4
The rustic, private retreat sits on 6 acres (2.4 hectares) of land, including a stocked pond. It comes equipped with an open concept living room, dining and kitchen area, and there is also a pool and a porch. Shops and restaurants are only a few minutes away, with Downtown Dallas being a 40 km (25 mi) drive from the retreat.
Picturesque, Peaceful Getaway
Price: from 775 USD
Number of Guests: 12
Stay comfortably with all the modern, time-saving facilities and amenitiesWhether you’re visiting Rockwall for business or for pleasure, you can stay comfortably with all the modern and time-saving facilities and amenities available at the places mentioned on this list. Swim, brew a coffee in the comfort of your hotel room, or watch your favorite show on a flat-screen TV while you lay comfortably on your bed. Enjoy your home away from home!
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