Mesquite is a suburb of Dallas, Texas.
Founded in 1873, Mesquite is located in north central Texas and is just east of Dallas. Residents enjoy over 220 days of sunshine in any given year and the city has become a logistics hub for the greater Dallas-Fort Worth area. Mesquite is also home to manufacturing and service-based industries. Being at the convergence of four interstate highways, as well as its close location to Dallas, a number of hotels in the city service travelers, workers and visitors.
Hampton Inn and Suites Dallas-Mesquite
The Hampton Inn and Suites is one of a handful of hotels clustered in southern Mesquite near the Rodeo Arena, home of the Mesquite Championship Rodeo. The hotel provides free Internet and breakfast, and features a pool and fitness center. Several restaurants are nearby, including McDonald’s, KFC, Taco Bell, IHOP, Waffle House and Dairy Queen. The hotel is one mile south of the AMC Theatres Mesquite 30, one of the largest movie theaters in the world. It’s also within walking distance of the Mesquite Memorial Stadium, one of the largest high school football stadiums in Texas.
Courtyard Dallas Mesquite
East of Dallas at the meeting of Interstates 30 and 635, the Courtyard Dallas Mesquite offers free wireless Internet, a hot breakfast buffet, an indoor pool and whirlpool, and a fitness center. The hotel is just north of id Software’s head office, a Mesquite-based company that has developed Wolfenstein 3-D, Doom, and other video games. The Celebration Station, featuring video and redemption games, bumper boats, batting cages, paintball, laser tag, mini golf, rock climbing wall and go-karts, is next to the hotel. The Olive Garden, Outback Steakhouse and Red Lobster are also within a half-mile of the property.
Days Inn Dallas – East/Mesquite
The Days Inn in western Mesquite is conveniently positioned on State Route 80. It is 2 miles west of the Town East Mall and central Mesquite and located near the former site of the Big Town Mall. When the mall was built in 1959 it was the first enclosed, air-conditioned shopping mall in the Southwest. Rooms at the hotel feature microwaves, refrigerators and satellite television. Nearby restaurants include the Sonic Drive-In, Romano’s Macaroni Grill, McDonald’s, Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill and Bar, Golden Corral Buffet and Grill, Texas Roadhouse and Joe’s Crab Shack.
La Quinta Inn and Suites Mesquite
Western Mesquite is home to a small number of hotels, including the pet-friendly La Quinta Inn and Suites Mesquite. Rated by AAA as a three-diamond property, the hotel is 10 miles from downtown Dallas. All rooms are equipped with free high-speed Internet, television, refrigerator, microwave and coffee maker. The hotel provides an on-site fitness center, heated indoor pool with spa, and free hot breakfast. The 10-screen Starplex Mesquite Cinema is less than a 10 minute walk away, and Walmart Supercenter, Wendy’s, Waffle House, McDonald’s, Taco Cabana and Sonic Drive-In are next to the hotel.