Oklahoma City, OK
Oklahoma
By KC Campbell

When planning a trip to Oklahoma City, the history of the area as well as the history of the Old West, is a major attraction of its own and is showcased well in several area museums.  Rich in culture since the early 1800’s, Oklahoma City is now home to modern art museums, National Memorials, science museums and of course, a whole district dedicated to spectacular nightlife for those visiting.
   
WhatsCheaper.com can assist with booking your flight reservations to Oklahoma City. You will fly into Will Rogers World Airport (OKC) to enter the city. To book your flight, just click on this link (http://www.whatscheaper.com/flight.php). WhatsCheaper.com can also assist with booking your hotel accommodations in Oklahoma City. Please refer to our top selections below, and then click here (http://www.whatscheaper.com/hotel.php) to search our database for great values on affordable establishment.
   
First on your list of things to do should be the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum. Both the culture of the Old West and that of the Native American are showcased here in the form of sculptures, paintings and over 28,000 artifacts.  The history of the railroad and cattle trade in Oklahoma can also be observed here.
   
WhatsCheaper.com suggests, especially for families traveling, visiting the Science Museum of Oklahoma.  With a planetarium, an IMAX theatre, interactive exhibits and displays, galleries and demonstrations daily, it can easily fill the day for you and children of all ages.  Adjoining the museum is the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Gardens.  WhatsCheaper.com highly recommends going to the zoo to round out your day.
   
If you prefer gambling, the spectacular Remington Park is located in the Entertainment District as well.  Here you can catch live horse racing during the season, as well as year-round simulcast and there is also an adjoining casino.  Several restaurants and bars are in the complex and a few feature award-winning chefs.
   
Next on your agenda, WhatsCheaper.com suggests you visit the historic Bricktown area, located adjacent to downtown.  Here you will find dozens of restaurants, bars and nightclubs, as well as a river walk which is lined with shops, restaurants and sidewalk cafes of its own. You can also take in a baseball game or concert in the centrally located stadium.  In the very heart of downtown lies the Myriad Botanical Garden and Crystal Bridge Tropical Conservatory. WhatsCheaper.com suggests this site as a relaxing getaway at any time of year. 
   
Other note-worthy attractions include the Oklahoma City National Memorial and Museum, The State Museum of History, The Oklahoma Art and Oklahoma Western Art Gallery. The Oklahoma City Museum of Art is also a place of interest as it houses traveling exhibits as well as its own private collection. 
   
Just a short drive South to the town of Norman, the Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History is highly recommended by all here at WhatsCheaper.com. Impressive skeletons of various dinosaurs welcome you to start your visit off right.
   
There are several local wineries within driving distance that offer lunch and often dinner as well as tastings of the local varietals. Seasonal wines and more commonly known varieties are available to taste, also.
   
Overall, Oklahoma City can and will satisfy your every need to provide a satisfying vacation for the entire family. WhatsCheaper.com is happy to help plan and book all aspects of your trip. And with our help, it can all be finished today!

MUST SEE IN Oklahoma City, OK LIST:

  • 1. Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum
  • 2. Natioinal Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
  • 3. Oklahoma City Zoo
  • 4. Bricktown
  • 5. Science Museum Oklahoma
  • 6. 45th Infantry Division Museum
  • 7. Oklahoma City Museum of Art
  • 8. Oklahoma History Center
  • 9. American Banjo Museum
  • 10. State Capitol Building

Oklahoma City, OK EVENT CALENDAR:

  • 1. International Finals Rodeo - January
  • 2. WinterTales Storytelling Festival - February
  • 3. Festival of the Arts - April
  • 4. Paseo Arts Festival - May
  • 5. Festival in the Park - June
  • 6. Annual Water Garden Tour - July
  • 7. Freedom Fiesta - August
  • 8. Light the Night Walk - September
  • 9. Greek Festival - October
  • 10. Oklahoma River Holiday Parade - December

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Homewood Suites by Hilton Oklahoma City- West
6920 West Reno Avenue, Oklahoma City, OK
By Emily Foley

The Homewood Suites by Hilton Oklahoma City-West is both a convenient and comfortable option for a stay in Oklahoma City. Located just 15 minutes from Will Rogers World Airport, the hotel is easily accessible by car, taxi or a shuttle for a small fee. Parking is self only, and is free. Check-in time is 3 p.m.; however, you are welcome to leave your bags at the front desk prior to check-in, or while sightseeing, dining or otherwise exploring the city. There is a luggage hold, and staff are available to assist guests with moving bags in and out of the hotel.

As the name would suggest, every room is suite-style, meaning that studios, single bed and double bed options all feature a kitchen complete with appliances including a microwave, refrigerator, oven and dishwasher, just as you’d have in your own home. High-speed wireless internet access is complimentary, as are on-demand movies- all rooms come with a television.  Suites also include a hairdryer, iron and ironing board- and for your reading pleasure, USA Today is delivered Monday-Friday.

You might not be tempted to use your kitchen, as one major feature of this Homewood Suites is the daily complimentary hot and cold breakfast buffet, and the complimentary dinner Monday-Thursday. The dinner menu is posted daily at guests’ doors, featuring dishes such as tortellini primavera and roast chicken. Wine and beer with dinner are complimentary as well for guests aged 21 and over. Other amenities include a business center with meeting rooms and equipment rental; a fitness center and a basketball court; and a heated outdoor pool. Coin-operated washing machines are available, as is laundry service. There is also a convenience store onsite, open 24 hours.

Hotel check-out time is 12 p.m. on the day of your departure. Plan your stay in Oklahoma City with WhatsCheaper.com, booking your hotel by clicking here (http://www.whatscheaper.com/hotel.php).

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Four Points by Sheraton Oklahoma City Airport
6300 East Terminal Drive, Oklahoma City, OK
By Tekisha Slack

The Four Points by Sheraton Oklahoma City Airport is located on the grounds of Will Rogers World Airport. This hotel has 117 newly-renovated guest rooms with comfortable beds and extras you'll love. Each modern guestroom contains a 32 inch flat-screen LCD TV’s and free high-speed internet connectivity. Many standard room amenities like: hairdryer, coffee maker, iron and board and bath amenities are also available at this hotel. As part of the Sheraton’s focus on Simple Pleasures(SM), this hotel has smoke-free guest rooms, giving you one less thing to worry about when you travel. Check-in times are at 3:00 PM and check-out times are at 12:00 PM

Stay as fit with your choice of activities around the hotel. Swim laps in the outdoor pool or keep fit with a thorough workout in the 24-hour onsite Fitness Center. Business travelers will appreciate the free Wi-Fi and onsite business center.

Not only is the property right next to the airport, but the hotel also provides a free 24-hour shuttle service between the hotel and the airport. The free shuttle service is also available within a five-mile radius of the hotel so guests can enjoy many of the area attractions. Speaking of area attractions, while you are in Oklahoma, be sure to visit the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum or the Oklahoma City Zoo and the Myriad Gardens. All of these sights and many more are within close proximity to the hotel. For dining options, the Follies American Bistro and Lounge offers great cuisine in an eclectic atmosphere. Feel like staying in? In-room dining is also an available option to guests at the Four Points by Sheraton Oklahoma City Airport.  

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Hilton Garden Inn Oklahoma City Airport
801 South Meridian, Oklahoma City, OK
By Keleigh M. Quinn

Located three miles from Will Rogers World Airport, the Hilton Garden Inn Oklahoma City Airport is also conveniently located right next to the Meridian Convention Center, making this the ideal hotel for business travelers or others looking for an easy way to get around the area. The hotel provides a complimentary shuttle which offers service to and from the airport, as well as anywhere in a three mile radius. Downtown Oklahoma City is just a few minutes away, as well. If you are a fan of shopping, take the shuttle to the Outlet Shoppes at Oklahoma City, or bring the whole family to the White Water Bay Water Park. Other attractions include the Oklahoma City Zoo and the Myriad Botanical Gardens.

This hotel offers a beautiful outdoor pool, a hot tub and outdoor tables. There is also an updated fitness room with elliptical machines, treadmills and weights. If you need to get some work done, head to the 24 hour Business Center where you can print, copy or fax documents. Meeting rooms are also available and can accommodate five to one hundred people.

Feel at home in the guest rooms and suites. You will have a microwave, refrigerator, and coffee maker, allowing for simple meals to be prepared right in your room. The 32" high-definition flat screen television comes complete with HBO and on-demand movies. Wireless high speed internet access is provided free of charge in all rooms. Suites provide extra space with a separate living area, a pull out sofa bed and two televisions. All rooms also have a work desk and an ergonomic desk chair.

Enjoy a delicious breakfast buffet at the Great American Grill® restaurant, including freshly made eggs and omelets. Lunch and dinner are also served in this casual restaurant. Room service is available throughout the day, if you prefer, and the Pavilion Pantry® sells snack and beverages onsite.

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Sheraton Oklahoma City Hotel
1 North Broadway Avenue, Oklahoma City, OK
By Sarah Hay

If you want to be near everything downtown Oklahoma City has to offer, look no further than recently renovated Sheraton Oklahoma City Hotel. Near the Chesapeake Arena and Cox Convention Center, the Bricktown Entertainment Center is two blocks away, and the Adventure District is just 15 minutes by car. Major corporations like PricewaterhouseCoopers, Bank One, and Oracle are a short walk from the hotel, and local attractions such as the botanical gardens and the Oklahoma City Zoo are nearby as well. Universities, government buildings, leading hospitals and renowned museums are all at your doorstep when you stay at the Sheraton Oklahoma City Hotel.

Every one of the 395 rooms comes with extra touches and standard amenities such as 27” televisions, high speed Internet access (for a slight fee), coffee makers, complimentary daily newspapers, 24 hour room service, a Sheraton Sweet Sleeper™ Bed (cribs available upon request), and some rooms offer bathrobes, in-room Jacuzzis, and copiers, printers and fax machines.

There is an outdoor pool on site, as well as a gift shop and laundry, and valet as well as dry cleaning services are available. The 1899 Land Run Café will satisfy any sized appetite, and is open until 10 p.m. every night. The lounge provides a welcoming atmosphere to get together, and serves light meals and drinks. There are two ballrooms, a 10,290 square foot grand pavilion, and 17 meeting rooms at the Sheraton Oklahoma City Hotel, the largest of which encompasses 5,599 square feet of space.

There is an executive meeting specialist on premise, and a conference center is connected to the hotel via an underground concourse. No matter what event or business brings you to Oklahoma City, make sure you stay at the Sheraton Oklahoma City Hotel. The folks at WhatsCheaper.com can help get you there for less, just click here: (http://www.whatscheaper.com/hotel.php).

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