You’ll never be far from a friendly face or a helpful stranger in the traditional but progressive suburb of Desoto, TX, where a warm welcome is par for course. Just a few miles south of Dallas, Desoto is part of the Best Southwest area -- full of opportunities for travelers from all walks of life.
The Corner Theatre in the center of town can be relied on for your dose of Texan culture, with a wide range of events, including murder mystery dinners. If you’re seeking historical landmarks, look no further than the Historic Nance Farm - a beautiful house with impressive architectural features. Or, if you’re after something a bit more up to date, downtown Dallas is just 12 miles away.
Bringing the children in tow? Head to Grimes Park to burn up that youthful, excess of energy in a local hospot for sports events and exercise. From hiking trails to the number one BMX facility in the whole state of Texas, they’ll get those hearts pumping in a stimulating environment. Outdoors lovers will also want to hike the many trails, explore the nearby Escarpment Nature Preserve, or fish, swim, canoe or boat across the huge Joe Pool Lake.
After your action-packed day in Desoto, you’ll need somewhere comfortable to rest your head. Choose from any number of our IHG hotels in Desoto for a welcoming, friendly and cozy experience -- just what you’ll need to make the most of your time in bustling Desoto.
"Very comfortable bed, but curtains wouldn't close"
Everything about the hotel was sufficient. Lots of towels in the bathroom, complimentary coffee, hair dryer, clean everything, etc.
A peeve I have with all hotels is the small size of the water[More]
cups, but that's always true so I can't count it against Holiday Inn.
The front desk night worker was not helpful about the area....she just told us "I don't know...Chili's, fast food - there isn't much in Ennis," when we asked about a local restaurant.
The only real problem I had that I do blame the hotel for is that the curtains did not close, and we had a view of the parking lot lighting so it wasn't as dark in the room as I'd like to at night. Not a huge deal, but I don't understand why they don't close. [Less]
Bathroom was a little small for my liking. Also, toilet leaked a little in the back. Because the bathroom is small you may need to get better lighting by the large mirror between bath and sleeping[More]
area therefore 2 people can put on makeup and do hair at the same time. [Less]