If you’re not part of the over 30,000 fans camping at Texas Motor Speedway, you may need to find a nearby hotel so you can enjoy all of the events held during the races. Because Texas Motor Speedway or as it is sometimes referred to as “The Great American Speedway”, is so popular especially during NASCAR races, there are many nice hotels to choose from that are close to the track.
There are 3 hotels close to Texas Motor Speedway that have received the highest ratings by customers. However, these hotels are also some of the most expensive in the area. The old adage “you get what you pay for” is true when it comes to these hotels. While they may cost more, you are getting more for your money.
Dallas Solana Marriott, 5 Village Circle, Westlake, TX
This magnificent Marriott is approximately 7 miles away from Texas Motor Speedway in the Solana Business Complex (Dallas suburb). There is an onsite restaurant that serves meals throughout the day as well as a nearby Starbucks. The Dallas Solana Marriott is loaded with extra amenities including an outdoor swimming pool, spa tub, bar, and free parking. Room prices vary from about $140 to $230.
Holiday Inn Denton – University Area, 1434 Centre Place Drive, Denton, TX
While This Holiday Inn is located in Denton and is located about 14 miles from TMS, it is a great hotel. The average room price ranges from about $110 to $215 and includes an indoor pool, restaurant, bar, and fitness center. This is a great hotel if you are wanting a comfortable, clean, and quiet hotel to rest your head.
Gaylord Texan, 1501 Gaylord Trail, Grapevine, TX
The Gaylord is supreme for its hospitality, cleanliness, and service however; the rooms vary in price from about $185 to over $700. But once you see this place, you will be overwhelmed with all it has to offer. The lobby has marble and limestone, indoor river, and a wine bar offers guests fine wine and cheeses. And of course, the amenities do not stop at the lobby. You can enjoy the sauna, steam room, pool with a poolside bar, or enjoy a game of billiards. This hotel has everything you could want in a home away from home.
If you prefer not to have the extravagance of a pricy hotel and just need a place to rest your head after spending all day at the track, there are some lower priced hotels that are even closer to the track.
Residence Inn by Marriott Fort Worth Alliance Airport, 13400 North Fwy, Fort Worth, TX
Located about 5 miles from the track, The Residence Inn provides a comfortable night’s stay for guests. The rooms average $99 to $160 and serves guests a complimentary breakfast and beer, wine, soda, and small meal during Hospitality Hour. This hotel has your average amenities including a pool, heated spa and a few extras like the tennis court.
Comfort Suites Roanoke, 801 W Byron Nelson Blvd, Roanoke, Tx
This Comfort Suites is about 3 miles from Texas Motor Speedway. There isn’t anything special about this hotel – it’s just a clean and comfortable hotel to rest at night. The rooms are approximately $90 to $180 per night. It provides an outdoor pool, spa tubs, and fitness facilities. It’s a bit on the smaller size with only 88 rooms available.
Most important factor about booking a hotel for NASCAR weekend at Texas Motor Speedway is to reserve your room in advance. To get a good hotel near the racetrack, it’s important to call and reserve early or you will be stuck staying at either a lousy hotel or miles out of the way.