The completely renovated hotel is distinctively modern and provides the warm welcoming experience only a full service four-star hotel can offer. The grand lobby and entrance features a stylish and comfortable luxury with beautiful appointments, plush furnishings, rich and warm décor sure to make guests feel at home. Guest rooms are spacious, fresh, and designed for work, relax and play. The Executive Level is on the top floor of the hotel and offers gorgeous views of the Brazos River and Baylor University. Over 10, 000 m˛ of meeting space, banquet rooms and reception areas means that this hotel earns the title the ‘hostess with the mostess' and can accommodate conventions, meetings, reunions, socials, receptions and parties all year round. The hotel is air-conditioned and also offers a 24-hour reception with a 24-hour check out service, a hotel safe, cloakroom and lift access. Guests can dine at the restaurant and take advantage of the room service. Conference facilities are also available. A laundry service is provided for an additional fee and there is a car park for guests with vehicles.
The hotel, located in the heart of Central Texas and the centre of Waco, is situated on the banks of the Brazos Riverwalk and Indian Spring Park. Across the street from the hotel is the Warehouse Entertainment area and shops at the River Square Center. The hotel offers superior conference facilities and services. It is the perfect location for easy access to many local attractions and is the premier hotel near Baylor University, Waco Hippodrome, the Ferrell Center, Dr. Pepper Museum and Waco Chamber of Commerce. The Federal Courthouse, Historic Suspension Bridge, Cameron Park Zoo, Mayborn Museum, and Texas Sports Hall of Fame can also be found in the area. This Waco, Texas hotel is also adjacent to the Waco Convention Center, accessible by covered walkway and the city centre can be reached in around 4 minutes by car.
Guest rooms include one king-size bed with a pull-out sofa or two queen-size beds with a sitting chair. Features include a large work desk and chair, flatscreen satellite/cable TV's, well-lit en suite bathrooms, with a bath and shower with curved shower rods and amenities. Complimentary wireless Internet access and a morning newspaper are provided. A hairdryer also features, as does a telephone, radio and mini fridge. Tea and coffee making facilities are provided in the rooms, as is an ironing set. Individually regulated air conditioning features as standard in all accommodation.
Guests can take pleasure in all the recreational amenities that the hotel provides, such as the gym with Precor equipment, Starbucks coffee kiosk, plus an outdoor pool with an open grassy green sitting area and sun loungers. Fans of the fairway can tee off at the Cottonwood Creek Golf Course located around a 12-minute drive from the hotel.
The Grille, on-site restaurant offers all-day dining and features specials for dinner as well as some of the best steaks in town. A limited menu is also offered in the Lobby Lounge and Bar daily.
The hotel accepts all major credit cards, including American Express, MasterCard and VISA.
From the U.S. Interstate Highway I-35, take the University Parks Drive Exit 335 B West. The hotel is located at the intersection of University Parks Drive and Franklin Avenue.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
Iron and board
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