Located right next to Fort Hood, the city of Killeen sees people from all walks of life. Killeen boasts wide, open lakes, dense forests, and sprawling landscapes – perfect for those who love spending their time in nature.
If you’re itching to get away from the hustle and bustle of the daily grind, while still having the conveniences of city living within arms’ reach, then Killeen may just be the perfect place for you. Check out this list of the best places to stay, for your next visit to Killeen.
This country-style house has generous space in a predominantly wood theme – from floor to furniture. Up to 8 people can sleep comfortably in 5 beds split among 3 bedrooms – all fully prepared with high-quality blankets and linens. These are coupled with 3 bathrooms, with toiletries provided. The kitchen comes equipped with a fridge, microwave, and even separate counter for food preparations.
Other amenities in the house include a washer and dryer, flat iron, heating, air-conditioning, and internet access. Outside, the house boasts a larger-than-average swimming pool. Some horses also live in the stable at the back, which the host will feed twice a day. There will even be the odd deer encounter, if you are fortunate.
Slice of Heaven
Price: from 225 USD
Number of Guests: 8
Ideal for those who prefer a simple yet spacious accommodation, this modern-style place also has the benefit of being close to a water park and the local mall and grocery store. 4 prepared bedrooms with four beds will allow up to 8 people to sleep in comfort. Two bathrooms (including one bath tub) are provided, with accompanying towels, toilet paper, soap, and shampoo. The kitchen is equipped with a fridge, stove, oven, and a separate countertop for extra work space.
TVs are provided in every bedroom, the living room and the dining room, which in particular has Netflix. Other amenities include a washer, dryer, flat iron, heating, air-conditioning, and Wi-Fi. There is also a patio with a table for outdoor interactions. It is worth noting, however, that pets, parties, and smoking are not allowed on the premises. The garage is likewise locked and cannot be used by guests.
Beautiful, Spacious Home
Price: from 160 USD
Number of Guests: 8
For couples or solo travelers who don’t need to rent an entire house while they stay, this accommodation provides much comfort at a modest price. Up to two people can sleep well in the king bed in the single bedroom – the hosts guarantee your complete privacy. The bathroom is shared with the rest of the household, but you will be provided with all necessary towels and toiletries. Along with the bathroom, the living room, dining room, and kitchen are shared with the hosts – you are also free to use them. The generous hosts will make sure that you are well taken care of, preparing breakfast, snacks, and beverages for all guests.
Chateau Place Ranch House Style
Price: from 64 USD
Number of Guests: 2
This house will provide a lot of space for a group of six, mainly families. 3 beds (2 queen and a futon) in 3 bedrooms will provide sleeping space for all six people. This is paired with 2 full bathrooms, one of them with a tub. The kitchen is equipped with microwave, an oven, fridge, stove, toaster, coffee maker, and even a dishwasher – utensils are also provided.
The living room has a fireplace. Other amenities include air-conditioning, a washer, a stereo system, and Wi-Fi. A garage is also provided for those with cars. There is also patio, a lawn, and an outdoor grill – good for barbecue days. Guests will also benefit from its convenient location, being in close proximity to the town. The house can also be rented long-term.
3 Bedroom 2 Bath Home for your vacation in Killeen
Price: from 108 USD
Number of Guests: 6
This three-star hotel sports a very modern theme, from the reception counter all the way to the furniture in the rooms. Rooms will accommodate between 2-4 adults, with provisions for an extra person (adult or child) for each. Cable TV and a coffee machine are standard in all rooms. Ironing and hairdryers are also included. Better rooms will have a fridge and microwave oven included.
A small gym with some basic equipment is provided for those who need some conditioning. An outdoor pool is present for those who want to cool down. Parking is free for guests, and there are plenty of spaces for everybody. Wi-Fi is provided, and reception is excellent. The hotel service is also 24-7 and on-call.
Holiday Inn Express and Suites
Address: 2603 Gateway Drive, Killeen, TX 76542, USA (see map)
Price: from 104 USD
The budget hotel in this list, run by the same group that holds JW Marriott, one of the best hotel chains in the world. Rooms are of varying capacities, accommodating between 2-5 people. Wi-Fi and television are standard in all rooms. A microwave, a fridge, and a coffee maker are present in all rooms too. The hotel also has an outdoor pool and hot tubs. A 24-7 gym is present for those who like to keep up their exercise habits. A laundromat area is also provided. Breakfast is complementary for all overnight stays. Service is available on-call 24/7.
Fairfield Inn & Suites Kileen
Address: 200 East Central Texas Expressway, Killeen, TX 76541, USA (see map)
Price: from 109 USD
This Italian-themed house sits in a gated community just outside a town called Florence, an hour north of Austin. 3 bedrooms lined with top-notch linens and blankets will allow up to six people to stay there without a problem. There are two bathrooms, one with a tub, fitted with granite tiles and counter tops. Wooden accents and furniture adorn the interior of the house.
The kitchen is equipped with a fridge, stove, and an oven. There is a porch with some chairs, for outdoor leisure. Guests can enjoy some wine in the vineyard at the village entrance, and have some meals in the restaurant there, prepared with locally-sourced ingredients. All in all, this is as close to Italy as one can get – in the middle of Texas.
Stunning Tuscan Villa
Price: from 555 USD
Number of Guests: 6
Meant for those who seek a retreat from the city life, this recently-built rural house does provide for them. Up to 10 people can be accommodated in the 2 large bedrooms. The two bathrooms also keep guests fresh and clean. A fully-equipped kitchen is present, complete with an oven, stove, fridge, utensils and other kitchen essentials. Other amenities include internet, washer and dryer, heating and air-conditioning, and parking. Outside, a deck and patio with tables allow for some interactions. Catering is also available on demand.
Upscale retreat 10 guests
Price: from 158 USD
Number of Guests: 10
Situated beside a creek in a quiet village, this house provides a good escape for those seeking a temporary reprieve from the hectic city life. Up to six guests can get rested in the 3 double beds in 3 bedrooms – 2 of which have their own viewing deck. One of the full-baths has a sauna, while the other has a Jacuzzi. A laundry room is present, with washer and dryer.
The kitchen comes fully equipped with a stove, microwave, oven, fridge, and utensils. Cable and satellite television with Netflix provide some in-house entertainment. A business room has a computer and printer, for those inclined to do a bit of work. The deck has a good view of the creek, and is equipped with a grill for barbecuing. Guests also are allowed to use the communal pool nearby; a golf course is also there for some tees. A personal housekeeper is provided.
Salado Texan Home
Price: from 250 USD
Number of Guests: 6
This spacious house provides enough room to comfortably house up to four people at a time. There are three beds in 3 rooms, as well as two bathrooms - one with a shower, and another with a tub. The kitchen is well-equipped, including a fridge, oven, microwave, stove, toaster, coffee maker, dishwasher, and kitchen utensils – good for any kind of meal preparation. A washer and dryer are available for laundry. Entertainment includes a TV, a video collection, game console, video games, and stereo system. Other amenities include air-conditioning, heating, internet, and printer/scanner,
Outside, the patio also has tables, chairs, and a grill – perfect for an afternoon barbecue. And because the house is situated beside a lake, boating, fishing and similar activities are possible (although a boat is not included with this house). This house is ideal for those who want to feel closer to nature, or have an escape from city life, or even both.
Paradise Found! Relaxing Lake Front Dream Rental
Price: from 107 USD
Number of Guests: 4
Feel right at home at Killeen
Killeen not only boasts a very welcoming and diverse community, but also offers the best of both city living and the great outdoors. Likewise, these accommodations are sure to make you feel comfortable, safe, and very much welcome during your stay in Killeen.
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