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“Can't Wait to Return” 5 of 5 stars
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The Highland Dallas
4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   5300 E Mockingbird Lane, Dallas, TX 75206   |  
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Canfield, Ohio
1 review
“Can't Wait to Return”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

Recently had the opportunity to stay at Hotel Palomar Dallas. Was referred to the hotel by a local university that we were visiting. The location was so centrally located to all of the places we needed to be! Loved the hotel, loved the pool, loved the steak salad beside the beautiful pool. We were greeted and treated like family and loved every moment we were there. I would highly recommend the Hotel Palomar!!!

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  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Houston, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

We recently stayed at the resort for an event that was being held there. We received great service from the time of check in until we left. The bartenders were friendly, the room service was fast, the food at the event was excellent for such a large group, and the bed was very comfortable. The pool was also nice and the drinks were good. We went on a short trip to Austin a few days later and stayed at the W. Over rated and over priced... Palomar beats them hands down! Next time we're in Dallas we'll stay there again.

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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East Sussex, UK
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
36 hotel reviews
Reviews in 32 cities Reviews in 32 cities
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

Always look out for a Kimpton hotel. Always slightly different to other hotel groups with a boutique feel. Very good staff (as usual) in all areas. Kimpton happy hour and free coffee always welcome. Nice room. Hotel good for central Dallas .All round, a great stay.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled on business
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Vail, Colorado
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

I've stayed in all of Dallas' finest hotels but I always come back to Hotel Palomar. The service is excellent and I think the rooms are appointed perfectly. I always enjoy dining there as well. Great value for a really gorgeous hotel.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Sanford, North Carolina
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56 reviews 56 reviews
12 hotel reviews
Reviews in 20 cities Reviews in 20 cities
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Valet service was great, including free service to places within 4 miles of the hotel. There are many great spots within this radius, and if you have to go beyond, taxis are waiting close by to take you wherever you need to go. The concierge was very knowledgeable. Great outdoor pool on the second floor. Delicious and refreshing raspberry water always available at front door, which was a life saver during days where the temperature reached 102. Very close to excellent shopping and restaurants. Great bar on the premises. Clean and well-maintained rooms and linens. Fabulous free happy hour at 5pm with wine, sangria, and tasty snacks.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Farmers Branch, Texas
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35 reviews 35 reviews
16 hotel reviews
Reviews in 15 cities Reviews in 15 cities
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

This hotel is located in a PRIME area of the city! It offers easy access to all freeways and is minutes from anywhere in the Metroplex. The staff is always professional, the pool is very relaxing and helps you easily forget that your in the middle of a major city. The rooms are immaculate and very spacious. The cocktail and hors d'oeuvres hour is superb!!! This is a must stay as often as possible!!!

  • Stayed January 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Naples, Florida
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132 reviews 132 reviews
40 hotel reviews
Reviews in 63 cities Reviews in 63 cities
197 helpful votes 197 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013 via mobile

Great location for SMU visitors and within walking distance to the George W Bush Library. Rooms are 2 steps above most high end chain hotels - nothing terribly notable in terms of room amenities. Very accommodating staff. We discovered a special they offered after we had booked and they changed our booking to the better deal without a problem. Our package included free valet parking and a $30 voucher for food service. The pool area is nice but is shared with an adjacent condo project so it was very crowded on the weekend with college students.

  • Stayed July 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Address: 5300 E Mockingbird Lane, Dallas, TX 75206
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Location: United States > Texas > Dallas
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Dallas
#6 Spa Hotel in Dallas
#10 Luxury Hotel in Dallas
#11 Romantic Hotel in Dallas
#15 Family Hotel in Dallas
#20 Business Hotel in Dallas
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Highland Dallas 4*
Number of rooms: 198
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Highland Dallas, Curio Collection by Hilton a gem among Dallas boutique hotels, offers signature hospitality and artful style in the scenic Park Cities neighborhood. Surrounded by top Dallas shops, restaurants and nightlife, and across from SMU, our boutique hotel provides luxurious accommodations along with unsurpassed services and amenities. An outdoor heated pool, full onsite spa services and insider suggestions of popular things to do in Dallas puts our Dallas luxury hotel ahead of the pack. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Hotel Palomar Dallas Kimpton

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