Motels Near Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas

by Ginger Yapp

The Dallas Cowboys, a National Football League team, plays its games in Arlington, Texas, at Cowboys Stadium. Located in the center of historic downtown Arlington, Cowboys Stadium is close to Six Flags Over Texas, Texas Rangers Ballpark, the Arlington Convention Center and the University of Texas at Arlington. The area is also home to a variety of hotels and motels that lodge visitors spending time in the city.

Days Inn Six Flags/Ballpark/Cowboys Stadium

Arlington's Days Inn is across the street from Cowboys Stadium, a short walk from Arlington Mall. The four-story hotel has 87 basic rooms, all with wireless Internet access, queen-sized beds and floor-to-ceiling windows offering a view of downtown Arlington. This pet-friendly Days Inn has an outdoor pool, a barber shop, a free continental breakfast and a large conference room available for guests. Neighborhood restaurants include Fish Bone Grill, Pitt Grill Restaurant and Taco Loco.

Courtyard Dallas Arlington

The Courtyard Dallas Arlington is within walking distance to Cowboys Stadium and the Bowling Hall of Fame. The 133 rooms include standard set-ups as well as one-bedroom suites; all include large desks, cable TV with premium channels and bottled water. The hotel also offers a business center, on-site laundry facilities, delivery service from nearby diners and an in-house restaurant, the Bistro, which serves an American-style buffet. Other nearby dining destinations include Joe's Crab Shack, Pappadeaux's, On the Border and Texas Land & Cattle.

Comfort Suites Arlington

The Arlington Comfort Suites is less than a mile from Lincoln Square, Arlington's premier shopping, dining and entertainment district. This four-story hotel's rooms come equipped with flat-screen TV sets, refrigerators, microwave ovens and full-size sofa sleepers. The hotel offers a fitness center, a business center with a conference room, a playground, picnic facilities and an outdoor pool for guests' enjoyment. Free breakfast is served daily in the hotel lobby; Olan Jack's Grill and Pappasito's Cantina are both located directly adjacent to the property. Other area restaurants include Piccolo Mondo Italian, Golden Chopsticks, Salt Grass Steakhouse and Simply Fondue.

Sanford House Inn & Spa

The Sanford House Inn & Spa is a luxurious Southern mansion located in historic downtown Arlington. The Sanford House has 12 deluxe accommodations, from one-bedroom cottage suites to two-bedroom villas to spacious manor-house rooms. Rooms in the manor house are distinctively decorated with fine antiques and have king-sized beds and private baths. Cottages and villas have sitting rooms; marble bathrooms with large whirlpool tubs; dining areas; and living rooms. Guests at the hotel will enjoy the full breakfast served every morning, the hotel's award-winning spa and salon and an outdoor swimming pool. Meals are served in the hotel's dining room, and cocktails and drinks are available at the in-house Van Gogh Bar.

About the Author

Ginger Yapp has been writing professionally since 2006, specializing in travel and film topics. Her work has appeared in such publications as "USA Today" and online at Hotels.com. Yapp also has experience writing and editing for a small California newspaper. She earned her B.A. in film and media studies and has worked as an ESL teacher at an international school.