Start your adventures in Houston at the Aloft Houston Downtown, well-appointed near Houston’s theatre district and other attractions including the Houston Police Museum. During your stay in Houston, head to infinity and beyond and explore the fascinating history of manned space travel at Houston Space Centre. The official visitor experience at NASA’s Johnson Space Centre provides an incredible experience, see some of the capsules that were actually flown in space and take a behind the scenes tram tour of the Space Centre. Get an insight into the workings of the Historical Mission Control Centre, the Space Station Shuttle, and discover for yourself the rigours of astronaut training at this informative and entertaining attraction.
After your space-themed adventures, grab some food at a nearby restaurant or at the hotel’s own convenience store, stocking snacks, drinks and grab and go meals. Wind down with a soothing swim in the outdoor pool or get your muscles moving at the fitness centre, open 24/7 for your convenience. Guest rooms are offered with one King-sized bed or two Queen sized beds, featuring complimentary Wi-Fi access, flat screen TVs with cable channels and HBO, mini refrigerators and spacious bathrooms. Each room has been designed to feel like a modern loft, with high ceilings, contemporary touches and spacious, open floor plans. Guests can also enjoy access to hair dryers, ironing facilities, a coffee and tea maker and free bottled water. For a fabulous location, stylish guestrooms and access to an extensive collection of amenities, Aloft Houston Downtown is the perfect home-from-home.
Drive from Houston to the charming city of San Antonio, home to the San Antonio River Walk, a picturesque riverside area where you can eat your way around the world or enjoy a relaxing river boat dining experience. Find unique gifts at independent shops or watch the world go by as you drift along the river on a boat. The Holiday Inn San Antonio Riverwalk is situated by this spectacular attraction, even boasting its own on-site restaurant and lounge appropriately named Windows On The River because of its unparalleled views of the River Walk itself. Savour delicious dishes in a chic setting or grab some snacks and a morning coffee to go at Mugg’s Café. After exploring San Antonio’s abundance of attractions, unwind in the heated outdoor pool or keep the energy flowing at the fitness centre.
Kick back and relax in one of the plush guestrooms, providing guests all the amenities needed for a fantastic night’s sleep. Keep in touch with loved ones with complimentary Wi-Fi access and watch your favourite programmes on the 37-inch flat screen HDTV, complete with cable and premium channels. Modern guestrooms also feature a mini refrigerator, coffee and tea makers, complimentary tea/coffee supplies and a complimentary morning newspaper. Connecting rooms are also available, as well as rooms with a sofa bed, making them perfectly suited to families or couples. The Holiday Inn San Antonio Riverwalk is an obvious choice for travellers seeking modern comfort in an unrivalled location with stunning views of the iconic River Walk itself.
Next, put on your Cowboy boots and head to Dixie Dude Ranch for an authentic Western experience at a working ranch, with real cowboys competing in rodeos. Situated near Bandera, the ‘Cowboy Capital of the World’, discover the rich history of this family-owned ranch and home-cooked meals three times a day. Dine in a family-friendly environment and enjoy seasonal barbecues outdoors and cowboy breakfasts. Cool off in the swimming pool with scenic views or take a dip in the hot tub as the sun goes down. Purchase one-of-a-kind Western gifts or Dixie Dude Ranch memorabilia to make the memories of your Western adventure last for a lifetime.
Try your hand at horse riding, fishing, campfire sing-alongs, hiking or a range of sports, including volleyball and basketball, in an idyllic setting. Head out on a Western hiking trail and search for arrowheads, fossils and the Range War Cemetery. Live like a real cowboy and head back to your accommodation, with cabins and lodges designed with relaxation in mind. Decorated in true Western style, rooms can be tailored for couples or families, with plenty of different-sized accommodations to ensure everyone has plenty of space to spread out and unwind. For a unique Western experience, there’s nowhere more authentic than Dixie Dude Ranch, steeped in history and packed with activities everyone will enjoy. Whether you prefer snuggling up by a campfire, lounging by a pool or exploring hiking trails and horse riding, savour this superb setting however you desire.
The magnificent Texas Hill Country is home to over 50 wineries and vineyards and our next stop at the warm and welcoming Hampton Inn & Suites in Fredericksburg places you right at the heart of Texas Wine Country. The charming small town of Fredericksburg is the perfect base for this part of your Texas adventures with lots of wineries and tasting rooms close to town along the Wine Road – a 30 mile stretch of scenic highway on the way to Johnson City. Relax and discover some of the best wines in Texas with a full or half day wine tour in Fredericksburg!
The hotel is close to both the National Museum of the Pacific War and the Pioneer Museum and is its facilities include a fitness room and an outdoor pool with a water slide – a great spot to kick back and cool down at the end of the day! Other popular attractions include Fort Martin Scott, Lyndon B. Johnson State Park and Historic Site and the shops, galleries and restaurants dotted along Main Street. If time permits take the short drive to Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, home to a dramatic pink granite monolith and scenic hiking trails.
Time to make our way to Austin, where you’ll stay at the superbly situated Hotel Indigo, within walking distance of some of Austin’s most popular attractions, including Esther’s Follies, a theatre with fast-paced, comedic acts, and the Museum of the Weird, with an extensive collection of unusual objects, such as shrunken heads and the Fiji mermaid, as well as a gift shop. The Hotel Indigo features plenty of modern amenities to make you feel at home from a fitness centre to complimentary Wi-Fi, there’s everything you need to enjoy a relaxing stay in Austin. Watch the sun set with a cocktail in hand at the bar and reflect on your holiday memories so far. At the end of a busy day, savour freshly-prepared cuisine from the comfort of your room with the hotel’s room service or enjoy an American breakfast, lunch or dinner at Lady Bird Kitchen & Bar in the hotel lobby.
At Hotel Indigo, guestrooms have been designed with modern living in mind. Enjoy a HD TV with cable and premium channels, spa-style bathrooms with hairdryers, a coffee and tea maker, air conditioning and ironing facilities. Connecting rooms are available, so everyone can spread out and enjoy their own space at the end of an action-packed day exploring Austin’s attractions. Boasting a superb location within easy walking distance of local sights and museums, contemporary guest rooms and a convenient hotel restaurant and bar, Hotel Indigo is an ideal choice for a calming stay in Austin.
Wave goodbye to Texas and jet off to the luxurious, brand new Atelier Playa Mujeres Resort, featuring all-suite accommodations which have been designed to incorporate aspects of contemporary Mexican culture. With eight resort restaurants featuring everything from Mexican buffets to authentic Italian and contemporary Asian cuisine, there’s something for even the pickiest of eaters. Sip a cocktail or speciality beverage at one of the resort’s seven bars, with a range of unique ambiances, from the lively pool bar by the main outdoor pool to the chic rooftop bar. Evenings are filled with abundance of fun enjoying activities and events galore; during the day, lounge by the tropical infinity pool, enjoy a massage at the NUUP SPA® or head to the resort gym the tennis court to unleash your competitive streak.
Head to the 18-hole golf course designed by Greg Norman for a sporty afternoon or visit the art walk and art gallery to get inspired. Shop until you drop at the resort’s own boutique and jewellery shop or take to the ocean with a range of non-motorised and motorised water sports. With so much to experience, you’ll need somewhere tranquil to relax at the end of an action-packed day. Luxurious, all-suite accommodations feature air conditioning, a 55-inch smart TV, in-room safe, ironing facilities, Total-Rest Beds® with a pillow menu for perfect comfort. Marble-finished bathrooms are equipped with a rain shower and Chill-Out Bath®, Molton Brown® toiletries, whilst sumptuous bathrobes are provided to step into after a refreshing shower. Complimentary Wi-Fi and an in-room mini bar with refreshing beers, water, tea and Mexican coffee complete a serene picture of luxury. Junior suites also boast spectacular golf course or ocean views. For ultimate relaxation in an idyllic, calming setting, Atelier Playa Mujeres Resort is the place to be, with 5-star amenities and endless activities to enjoy.
This fantastic multicentre offer is the perfect way to experience Texas’ rich culture and heritage. From living as a cowboy to exploring quirky museums, you’ll create lifelong memories as you journey through the cities and natural landscapes of Texas. To complete your unforgettable trip reach new heights of relaxation at the brand new, 5 star Atelier Playa Mujeres Resort. Call one of our travel experts to book this fabulous offer today!