Hotels and Suites in El Paso, Texas

by Lee Grayson Google

El Paso, Texas, located on the Mexican border, shares a boundary with the Mexican city of Juarez. Hotels in El Paso offer ease for visitors traveling to a variety of locations in and around the central city, including arts venues in the downtown area. Local hotels also offer relatives visiting soldiers stationed at Fort Bliss, situated outside the city center, convenient lodging in rooms and suites. [reference: AAA map]

El Paso Airport Hotels

Accommodations at the Holiday Inn El Paso/Airport I-10 Hotel provide easy access to the El Paso International Airport. Hotel amenities include a business center, health and fitness center and a spa. On-site dining at the Cactus Rose Steakhouse restaurant features Mexican cuisine and surf and turf. The Extended Stay America Hotel on Montana Avenue also offers easy airport access. Accommodations include a kitchen, workspace, on-site guest laundry and separate sleeping and living quarters. A single pet is allowed in the room, with payment of a daily cleaning fee.

Downtown El Paso Hotels

The historic Camino Real Hotel El Paso, walking distance from the downtown Union Plaza, offers a choice of rooms on 17 floors of fine art, marble floors and views of the local mountains, downtown skyline or a view of across the border to Juarez. Rooms feature historic furnishings, including mirrored armoires. On-site dining includes the upscale Dome Restaurant and Bar with live entertainment Thursday through Saturday evenings. The Holiday Inn Express on Missouri Avenue offers a view of the Franklin Mountains and a 24-hour business enter. The Western Playland Amusement Park and the performing arts center are less than a 10-minute drive from the hotel. The 110-room Holiday Inn amenities include a fitness center, complimentary wireless Internet access and a free breakfast buffet.

El Paso Suite Hotels

The Hampton Inn and Suites, on Gateway Boulevard West near the El Paso International Airport, feature a business center, horseback riding, swimming pool and fitness room. Guest room amenities offer a free hot breakfast and a choice of rooms or suites featuring non-smoking accommodations. Area restaurants, all within a short drive, include Denny's, Landry's Seafood and Applebee's. The GuestHouse International Suites on Airport Boulevard is four miles from the downtown and a few minutes' drive from the El Paso International Airport. Accommodations feature a choice of one- or two-room suites. A free hot breakfast and local shuttle service are part of the room fee at the GuestHouse. Local dining includes the Village Inn and a variety of Mexican food restaurants, all less than a half mile from the hotel.

El Paso Hotels near Fort Bliss

The area surrounding El Paso includes the Fort Bliss Military Reservation. Several hotels allow easy access to the base, including the La Quinta Inn and the El Paso West Comfort Inn. The La Quinta has views of the local mountains and is minutes away from the Wet and Wild Aquatic Park and the University of Texas, El Paso. Hotel amenities include free breakfast, an outdoor swimming pool and free guest laundry. Pets are welcome at the hotel. The Comfort Inn, also located eight miles from Fort Bliss, provides complimentary courtesy shuttle transportation, free continental breakfast, an outdoor swimming pool and a guest laundry. A large selection of restaurants is within walking distance of both hotels.

About the Author

*I have written chapters and articles for Oxford and Harvard University Presses, ABC-CLIO, and others. Arcadia Press published two of my local history texts and I have also written for numerous "article sites," including Pagewise in 2002. My "How to become a...real estate agent" is available as an online text from a Canadian publisher. *I taught writing courses at a branch campus of Indiana University. *I held a California real estate license and have remodeled four of my own homes and advised others on financing homes, repairing credit to qualify for loans, and managing construction (including meeting local, state, and federal regulations for restoration and development grants). *I served as an AmeriCorps*VISTA volunteer and wrote nearly $75,000 in small education grants (under $1,000). *My travels include frequent road trips in Canada, Mexico, U.S., and Europe. I attended school at Cambridge University and used this as a base to explore the UK and Europe.