With the summer winding to a close and the kids back in school, September is an ideal time to plan a well-deserved weekend getaway at a luxury hotel located only a few hours away.
The Ritz-Carlton Dallas in Uptown Dallas on McKinney Avenue makes for a romantic luxury retreat with your significant other.
Known for its sophistication and prime location, The Ritz-Carlton Dallas offers visitors lavish amenities, delicious cuisine and dashing views of the city skyline. From the lobby to its spacious guest rooms, visitors can enjoy the stylish ambiance, relaxing dining options and luxurious accommodations at The Ritz-Carlton Dallas.
The first floor houses Fearing’s Restaurant, where Southwestern cuisine reigns as king. Founded by celebrity chef Dean Fearing, the restaurant’s romantic vibes make it a prime choice for a savory evening dinner for two. Nearby, The Rattlesnake Bar, makes for a cozy place to unwind and sip post-dinner libations. Its mahogany-paneled walls, signature cocktails and live music provide an upscale, soothing environment where you can forget about everyday life. Outside, the Live Oak Bar, named for the live oak trees that shade it, is a more casual space to enjoy cool drinks and music.
For couples wanting a more luxurious and exclusive experience, there’s The Ritz-Carlton’s Club Level. Those with Club Level access can enjoy The Club Lounge, an elegant hotel space equipped to meet your dining and personal needs. Consider The Club Lounge your own private retreat with personalized service, scrumptious all-day food offerings and complimentary enhanced internet. At the lounge, delectable meals are served throughout the day including afternoon tea, hors d’oeuvres and desserts. A sizable selection of fine wines, beers and non-alcoholic drinks are also available until late evening. You and your spouse can enjoy bubbly afternoon cocktails and return for spirited libations after dinner. The Club Lounge is staffed with a dedicated concierge who can help with room and dining reservations, transportation or offer insight on local points of interest.
Your stay at The Ritz-Carlton Dallas also includes extra perks designed for you to get the most enjoyment from all the hotel has to offer. A one-night stay includes a complimentary signature cocktail which will be placed in your room upon your arrival. Try Dean’s Signature Margarita made with Avion Reposado Tequila for a drink that’s really good and really potent. Take your drink to the hotel's rooftop pool or order poolside refreshments. Want to venture out? Another bonus perk included with your booking are complimentary tickets for a JFK Trolley Tour. The tour takes you throughout the city to visit locations traveled by President John F. Kennedy on the day of his assassination in 1963. The tour is narrated by certified JFK historians who are Dallas natives. Finally, your hotel includes a $25 food and beverage credit as well as a $50 credit at the hotel’s gorgeous spa.
The Ritz-Carlton Dallas Spa is renowned by locals for its invigorating treatments and relaxing aurora. Couples can take advantage of the healing waters whirlpool, lounge in the dry cedar sauna or detoxify in the eucalyptus steam room. Schedule a couples massage or indulge your senses with a custom facial. Either option is a great way to enjoy a calming weekend escape.
And let’s not forget about where you’ll sleep. The Ritz-Carlton Dallas guest suites are furnished with feather beds, oversized marble bathrooms and breathtaking city views for the ultimate hotel retreat.
Once you and your spouse have explored all the hotel amenities, venture out into Uptown Dallas for a taste of the city’s most vivid shopping and entertainment. The Ritz-Carlton Dallas is situated in the middle of eclectic bars and upscale boutiques. Hop aboard McKinney Avenue’s free vintage trolley to get to shopping options for high-end fashion and stylish western wear. At night, the area is a buzz of activity with lively bars and cocktail lounges. The nearby Deep Ellum entertainment district, known for its colorful street murals, art galleries and indie music venues makes for a vibrant experience. Also topping the list of places to see is the Bishop Arts District, home to independent fashion boutiques, great eateries and the historical landmark Texas Theatre.
With so much to see and do, booking that end-of-summer romantic getaway is easier than you think at The Ritz-Carlton Dallas, where stylish sophistication and relaxation await.
2121 McKinney Ave, Dallas, Texas