Where to Stay

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.

The Beeman Hotel  (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 5-minute drive, and walking distance to nearby shopping and restaurants. Features complimentary Wi-Fi, heated infinity rooftop pool, The Spa at The Highland Dallas, and Celebrity 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.

Quality Inn & Suites Dallas - City Place (direct link to SMU rate reservation page - 15% discount)
Located 1.7 miles from campus. Rate includes complimentary breakfast, parking and Wi-Fi. Pet friendly hotel.

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
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 2.5 miles from campus.

Warwick Melrose Hotel
1-800-521-7172 or 214-521-5151
Luxury historic hotel 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. 

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, Wi-Fi.

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

Sonesta ES Suites Dallas Central Expressway
(214) 750-8220
3.9 miles from SMU north on 75
Click here for SMU reservations

Sonesta Select Dallas Central Expressway
(214) 739-2500
4.0 miles from SMU north on 75
Click here for SMU reservations

Sheraton Dallas
4.0 miles from campus. Set in the Arts District, this upscale hotel is a 3-minute walk from the Pearl Street/Arts District light rail station and a 7-minute walk from shopping at the landmark Neiman Marcus Building. $120M renovation completed July 2020.

Dallas Marriott Downtown
4.0 miles from campus. Located in the heart of downtown Dallas, Texas, our hotel offers easy access to a multitude of attractions in the vibrant Arts District. Klyde Warren Park is nearby, as is the Dallas Aquarium, American Airlines Center and Cityplace Dallas. 

Virgin Hotels Dallas (direct link to SMU rate reservation page)
Lifestyle hotel in the heart of the Design District. 268 Chambers (guest rooms). Three dine & drink outlets with eclectic experiences. Free Wi-Fi. Street-priced mini bars. Located 4.7 miles from campus.

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

W Dallas – Victory (direct link to SMU rate reservation page)
Located 4.8 miles from campus. Experience all that downtown Dallas has to offer, including thrilling sports and entertainment at the nearby American Airlines Center and world-class shopping at the neighboring Neiman Marcus flagship store. Kick back in our sumptuous hotel rooms and suites, then order a delicious meal to your room from Cook Hall, our hotel restaurant. Whether you stay for work or for play, W Dallas - Victory lets you discover Dallas on your own terms.

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

Dallas Marriott Suites Medical/Market Center (direct link to SMU rate reservation page)
Includes free Wi-Fi and airport shuttle. Located 5.4 miles from campus and walking distance from several local restaurants.

Hyatt Place Dallas Park Central
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.

The Statler Hotel
Proud Sponsor of SMU Athletics and only 6.5 miles from SMU. Iconic mid-century glam hotel that brought the limelight back to Dallas. Six dine & drink outlets including an underground speakeasy, a gaming hall, and Dallas’ most popular rooftop bar & lounge, Waterproof, with stunning panoramic Dallas skyline views. Premium guestrooms. Timeless lifestyle experiences. Upscale, but not uptight. Walkable and nearby Dallas attractions. This discounted rate also includes valet. SMU Fans also get a 10% in-person dining discount at The Statler. The Statler’s SMU Friends and Family rate.

Cooper Hotel and Conference Center
7.3 miles from campus. Luxury boutique hotel with 57 spacious guest rooms, including 12 suites, located inside Cooper Aerobics Center. Complimentary Wi-Fi, parking and access to the world-class Cooper Fitness Center, plus discounts on select services at Cooper Spa. Stay well at Cooper Hotel — walk or run the one-mile cushioned path winding through 30 tree-lined acres, fit in a workout at the 50,000+-square-foot Cooper Fitness Center just steps away, or swim in one of two temperature-regulated pools.