Amarillo is the right place to get a taste of authentic Western heritage and check out the attractions of the historic Route 66 District. Amarillo hotels offer a range of accommodation types from five-star amenities to bed & breakfast arrangements. Some of the best rooms are right next to local attractions in downtown Amarillo such as the Madame Queen which is a vintage locomotive seemingly powered by its history, and the Polk St. Historic District.
The Amarillo Civic Center is the place to catch a rock performance, ballet, circus, or hockey game. They are also known to host less boisterous events such as craft shows and exhibitions. It is right next to the best hotels in Amarillo that offer various forms of accommodation from single rooms to suites and serviced apartments.
Tacos, burgers, steak, or Tex Mex stir fry—Amarillo is the place to simply surrender to the flavors. Big Texan Steak Ranch, not far from Amarillo hotels, is probably what the locals would recommend.
The Don Harrington Discovery Center is sure to suit those with a scientific interest. For those that prefer the outdoors, the Cadillac Ranch and the American Quarter Horse Heritage Center may be more enticing.
Ross Rogers Golf Course is not far from the hotels in Amarillo and has quite a reputation for its challenging greens.