Where to Stay

Southern Methodist Hospitality

These hotels offer discounted rates to SMU visitors. Be sure to ask for the special SMU rate when you book your reservation. Hotels are listed in order of proximity to campus.

Magnolia Hotel Dallas Park Cities (at 75 Central Expressway and SMU Boulevard)
0.1 miles from campus with free Wi-Fi, free parking, complimentary shuttle to campus and pet friendly. SMU friends & family rate – save up to 15%

The Highland Dallas, Curio Collection By Hilton  – Central Expressway and Mockingbird Lane
Luxury boutique hotel across the street from campus - 0.2 miles. An easy walk or a five minute drive to campus via complimentary shuttle. Walking distance to nearby shopping and restaurants. Features complimentary WIFI, infinity roof top pool, Exhale Spa, Salon Pompeo, and Chef John Tesar's award-winning Knife steakhouse. Click here for a special SMU rate.

The Lumen (direct link to SMU rate reservation page)
Located directly across from campus - 0.4 miles. Boutique hotel with upscale on-site dining, nightly wine hours, free Wi-Fi, bike rentals and local car service that includes downtown Dallas.

La Quinta Inns and Suites (enter the SMU rate code SMU1)
1.4 miles away from SMU and close to nearby shops and restaurants. Shuttle that runs 7 days a week to/from Love Field, SMU and within five miles.

Hyatt House - Dallas/Lincoln Park (direct link to SMU rate reservation page)
All suite property that is 1.8 miles from campus and within walking distance of NorthPark Center with restaurants, shopping, and entertainment.

Doubletree - Campbell Center (direct link to SMU rate reservation page)
800-222-8733 or 214-691-8700
Located across from NorthPark Center. 2.1 miles from campus with complimentary shuttle service to campus.

Hilton Canopy Dallas Uptown
214-522-2929 or 1-800-Hilton
Brand new luxury lifestyle hotel within the Hilton family. Located just 2.5 miles from campus within the walkable West Village/Uptown neighborhood, surrounded by restaurants and shops. Includes complimentary Wi-Fi.

Hilton Dallas/Park Cities (direct link to SMU rate reservation page)
214-368-0400 or 1-800-HILTON
Luxury hotel that is 2.5 miles from campus.

Warwick Melrose Hotel
1-800-521-7172 or 214-521-5151
Luxury historic hotel. Complimentary shuttle to campus and Love Field. 2.6 miles from campus.

Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek (direct link to SMU rate reservation page)
Luxury Dallas hotel, adjacent to Highland Park, 2.9 miles from campus with complimentary house car upon request. Includes continental breakfast for two.

Courtyard by Marriott - Central Expressway (direct link to SMU rate reservation page)
1-800-321-2211 or 214-739-2500
3.4 miles from campus with complimentary shuttle to campus with advanced reservation. 

Hampton Inn & Suites Dallas - Central Expressway/Northpark Area  (direct link to SMU rate reservation page)
3.5 miles from campus, complimentary breakfast, free shuttle to campus, free wireless high speed internet

Hotel Crescent Court
3.6 miles from campus. Luxury accommodations with on-site fine dining, located within walking distance to restaurants, shopping, and entertainment.

Element Dallas Downtown East (direct link to SMU rate reservation page)
Located 4.7 from campus. Your visit will include free Wi-Fi and complementary breakfast.

Embassy Suites - Love Field
1-800-EMBASSY or 214-357-4500
Includes full breakfast. Located 5 miles from campus.

Hyatt Place Dallas Park Central (direct link to SMU rate reservation page)
Includes a complimentary hot breakfast and free Wi-Fi. 5.8 miles from campus with complimentary shuttle to campus.

Embassy Suites Hotel Dallas - Park Central Area
1-800-EMBASSY or 972-234-3300
6.5 miles from campus.Travel is easy with proximity to DART and a complimentary shuttle service within three miles of the hotel. Enjoy complimentary breakfast and evening reception.

Cooper Hotel and Conference Center
7.3 miles from SMU. Complimentary continental breakfast, Wi-Fi, parking and access to the Cooper Fitness Center.