Oklahoma City offers plenty of activities to keep you entertained. Before you can start enjoying the city’s abundant attractions, you will need to find a hotel to call home during your stay. From the Best Western Plus Barsana Hotel to the Waterford Marriott, Oklahoma City provides many lodging options. If you want to stay near the city’s most popular destinations, you should check out these five hotels in downtown Oklahoma City.
The Skirvin Hilton
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Built in 1911 and sympathetically restored, the Skirvin Hilton Hotel combines historic charm with modern luxury. This landmark Oklahoma City hotel has all the facilities you need to enjoy a comfortable stay. Take advantage of the on-site fitness center and heated pool before relaxing over a meal at the Park Avenue Grill or enjoying a cocktail at the Red Piano Bar. Luxuries continue in your spacious guest room, where amenities include high-speed Internet access, a 32-inch LCD TV, and complimentary bottled water.
Bricktown Hotel and Convention Center
The locally owned Bricktown Hotel and Convention Center is a popular choice among Oklahoma City hotels. In your room, you will find amenities such as free Wi-Fi, cable TV with HBO, and personal voice mail. The hotel serves a delicious, complimentary breakfast that is included in your reservation. This meal provides the perfect way for you to top up your energy levels before setting out to explore attractions such as the Bricktown Entertainment District courtesy of the hotel’s free shuttle service.
The Colcord Hotel is another one of Oklahoma City’s historic offerings. The hotel places you within walking distance of the Myriad Botanical Gardens and the Civic Center Music Hall—attractions that you can easily reach courtesy of the free half hourly local shuttle. Relax in a deluxe guest room featuring amenities such as HEPA air purifiers, complimentary Wi-Fi, and luxury L’Occitane bath products. Upgrade to a spacious suite to enjoy extras such as a large soaking tub and overstuffed chairs.
Renaissance Oklahoma City
Splash out a little and enjoy a luxury stay at the Renaissance Oklahoma City Hotel. Located just steps away from the Bricktown Entertainment District, this Four Diamond hotel boasts a spa, fitness center, and on-site restaurant (10 North Grille). In your room, you will find a comfortable working area, TV with cable and premium movies, and a coffee/tea maker. Amenities in the marble bathroom include deluxe Aveda bath products.
Courtyard by Marriott
Located within easy reach of the city’s hottest entertainment destinations, the upscale Courtyard by Marriott Oklahoma City Downtown boasts an indoor heated pool and a deluxe fitness center. The hotel also houses the Courtyard Grille restaurant. At the end of each day, you can relax in your spacious, smoke-free room. Amenities include complimentary high-speed Internet, oversized work areas, and Revive bedding.
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Linda Forshaw likes to write about local haunts and far-flung destinations. She lives in Liverpool, England, and spends her free time exploring new places, going to live gigs, and planning her next adventure. She is currently writing for the #HipmunkCityLove project.