Set right in between Austin and Dallas, Waco, Texas is more than just a stop on the highway between bigger cities.
Of course, you have to stop by Magnolia Market for all of your souvenirs and authentic food needs. For fresh food, hit up the Waco Downtown Farmers Market. If you’re looking for more downtown, see a film at the historic Waco Hippodrome, or take a stroll down Austin Avenue.
Head to Cameron Park for some outdoor adventures. The 416-acre space is perfect for hiking or running on the trails, boating in the river, playing games in the open fields or horseshoe pits, or picnics in any grassy space you find. At one end of the park, you’ll find Cameron Park Zoo, with 52 acres and over 1,700 animals.
Locals in Waco tend to be polite and respectful, and welcoming to tourists.
The best time to visit the city is in the spring, best in April or May, to avoid the Texas summer heat.
At AllTheRooms.com we have vacation rentals from all of the leading providers - Airbnb, VRBO, Homeaway and many more. We have 913 vacation rentals, hotels and other accommodation types in Waco ranging from budget options to luxury places to stay. For those traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in Waco is available at $19 per night. A typical accommodation in Waco costs on average $146 a night.
If you have to have internet access during your stay in Waco, then you can choose from over 339 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. 59 places to stay include a morning meal. Fitness fanatics can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 40 accommodations that have gym facilities. Driving to Waco? Then choose one of the 352 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. We have 54 hotels and vacation rentals that have a pool or jacuzzi.
If you're traveling with a furry friend, then make sure to select one of the 112 pet-friendly accommodations available.
In Waco AllTheRooms currently compares hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 7 providers, including 274 places to stay from Airbnb, 23 accommodations from VRBO and 23 places to stay from Homeaway.
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