Located in Grapevine, just minutes away from Dallas, Texas, the Gaylord Texan Resort offers a high-class Southern hospitality experience. Owned by the Marriott group, the resort features everything from world-class restaurants, one-of-a-kind stores, an indulgent spa, lush gardens, and, of course, the ultimate in luxury accommodation.
The guest rooms at the Gaylord Texan Resort are varied, with even the basic rooms containing pillow-top mattresses, 24 hour room service, and flatscreen televisions. There are a number of rooms that also overlook the atrium, and have private balconies, ideal for relaxing and indulging in some people-watching.
High-quality eateries are a must at any upscale hotel, and, with ten different bars and restaurants to choose from, the Gaylord Texan Resort definitely does not disappoint. The Old Hickory Steakhouse, which serves up premium Black Angus beef, is considered to be the best steakhouse in Grapevine, and also has a wine bar that utilizes the Enomatic Wine Tasting System, enabling customers to try wines from all over the world. Zeppole Coastal Italian serves up traditional Italian cuisine and is set in a beautiful courtyard, while the Riverwalk Cantina is an open-air eatery that creates delicious Tex-Mex and Mexican dishes. For an elegant evening drink, the Silver Bar is designed to exude the ambience of an Old West saloon, while the Glass Cactus Nightclub serves up club-style cuisine alongside live entertainment.
Relache Spa and Salon
With a focus on exclusive luxurious treatments, the 25,000 square foot Relache Spa and Salon is considered to be one of the premier spas in the area. The treatments provided range from relaxing massages to rejuvenating facials to a variety of beauty packages, as well as a range of seasonal specials that make use of local ingredients, such as warm honey and fragrant lavender. The spa has also recently introduced their HydraFacial treatments, which are a firm favorite amongst celebrities, providing instant results with a non-invasive and non-surgical technique.
There is plenty to do at the Gaylord Texan Resort, from playing a round of golf at the Cowboys Golf Club, the first NFL-themed golf course in the world, to taking a swim in the outdoor pool before relaxing in the lazy river. Those that want to take in some nature will find a variety of nature and jogging trails around the resort’s grounds, taking guests past the beautiful Lake Grapevine. The resort is also home to a number of one-of-a-kind shops, and guests are able to purchase everything from designer gemstone jewellery to children’s clothes and accessories to fashion-forward Western outfits to beauty and skin care products.
The stiff competition that the hospitality industry faces means that hotels and resorts all over the world are ensuring that they can provide an extra-special experience to their guests, and the Gaylord Texan Resort does exactly that. From its luxury accommodation to its tantalizing range of restaurants to the unforgettable spa treatments, this is a resort that you will want to keep returning to each time you visit Grapevine.