Lawrence Hotel - Dallas

302 S. Houston Street, Dallas, United States, 75202  show map
 3 stars
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Lawrence Hotel - Dallas

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms


Paid parking


24-hour reception


Express check-in/-out


Fitness center

 Spa and relaxation

Health club


Continental breakfast




Verified Reviews:

  • Bathroom was small - Rooms are very clean - Complimentary conveniental breakfast was really big
  • Bed was very comfortable - Elevators are slow - Linens nice - Warm cookies milk at night in the lobby were great
  • Check-in was fine - Free breakfast was a plus - Front desk was so friendly
  • Carpets in the hallways were dirty - Bathroom was fine - There was a coffee maker with coffee supplies
  • Bed was very comfy - Has a good gym - Bathroom nice and generally well decorated


The intimate 3-star Hotel Lawrence is set in a beach area minutes away from Dallas Holocaust Museum, Jfk-The Sixth Floor Museum and African American Museum. With accents of European architecture, the hotel was built in 1925 and renovated in 2002.

The hotel is conveniently placed minutes away from Nasher Sculpture Center train station. Hotel Lawrence is also located near Old Red Museum, American Airlines Center and John Fitzgerald Kennedy Memorial.

Schools, museums and historical buildings are set within walking distance.

Hotel Lawrence is within a 10-minute drive to Love Field airport.


This property has 118 guestrooms including Executive Double Room and Double Room appointed with high-speed internet, a refrigerator, a telephone, climate control and an iron with ironing board. The spacious rooms feature bathrooms with a hairdryer, a shower and bath sheets.

Eat & Drink

Every morning starts with an extensive buffet breakfast.


Guests can rent cars and limousines to discover the area.


Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

High-speed internet access is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid public parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   118.

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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center


  • City shuttle service
  • Paid valet parking
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Limousine service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Animation
  • Health club
  • Television in lobby

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk


  • Shared bathroom
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Hair dryer on request

Kitchen facilities

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • Premium bedding


  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor



  • from  3 pm


  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 16 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 


  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

302 S. Houston Street, Dallas, United States, 75202

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City Center
  • Dallas
    3.2 km
Train Stations
  • Union Station
    200 m
  • Bus stop
    1.2 km
  • Founders Grill (cuisine: American, Italian, Greek)
    30 m
  • Cindi's New York Delicatessen (cuisine: American)
    40 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:

Rooms and availability

Hotel Lawrence Deluxe RoomHotel Lawrence Deluxe Room
Deluxe Room
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Comfortable room has a practical work desk and a contemporary bathroom.

Hotel Lawrence Corner RoomHotel Lawrence Corner Room
Corner Room
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The room is more spacious than the Deluxe room. It offers a work desk and a bathroom with all necessary amenities.

Hotel Lawrence Junior SuiteHotel Lawrence Junior Suite
Junior Suite
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Spacious room offers a sleeping area and a cozy sitting area. Bathroom has all modern amenities.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

302 S. Houston Street, Dallas, United States, 75202

Get directions
City Center
  • Dallas
    3.2 km
Train Stations
  • Union Station
    200 m
  • Bus stop
    1.2 km
  • Founders Grill (cuisine: American, Italian, Greek)
    30 m
  • Cindi's New York Delicatessen (cuisine: American)
    40 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • John Fitzgerald Kennedy Memorial - 100 m
  • Reunion Tower - 200 m
  • Dallas World Aquarium - 700 m
  • Dallas City Hall - 900 m
  • Das erste Haus - 1.0 km

Convention centers

Sport related


  • The House of Blues Dallas - 800 m

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Dealey Plaza National Historic Landmark District - 100 m
  • Fountain Place - 900 m



  • Conspiracy Museum - 200 m
  • Jfk-The Sixth Floor Museum - 200 m
  • Sixth Floor Museum at Dealy - 200 m
  • Sixth Floor Museum - 200 m
  • American Museum-Miniature Arts - 600 m
  • Telephone Pioneer Museum - 700 m
  • North Texas Music Foundation - 1.0 km


  • Dallas Parks and Recreation Dept - 800 m
  • Dallas Park Board Secretary - 800 m


  • Lobby Bar - 1.0 km

Universities, Institutes

  • EL Centro College - 300 m
  • Midwestern State University - 1.1 km
  • Universities Ctr at Dallas - 1.1 km
  • Dallas County Community Clg - 1.1 km

Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

Air business related

  • Dallas Cbd Vertiport - 600 m

Medical care and Hospitals

  • Harris Continued Care Hospital - 900 m

Local Attractions

  • Plaza of the Americas - 1.5 km
    700 North Pearl St, Dallas
  • Trammell Crow Sculpture Garden - 1.6 km
    2200 Ross Ave, Dallas
  • Dallas Heritage Village at Old City Park - 1.9 km
    1515 South Harwood, Dallas
  • Cathedral Santuario de Guadalupe - 1.5 km
    2215 Ross Ave, Dallas
  • Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center - 1.6 km
    2301 Flora Street, Dallas

Near the hotelNear the hotel

  • The Sixth Floor Museum/Texas School Book Depository - 280 m
    411 Elm Street, Dallas
  • Dallas Holocaust Museum - 310 m
    211 N Record Street, Dallas
  • Bank of America Tower - 420 m
    901 Main St., Dallas
  • Dallas City Hall - 900 m
    1500 Marilla St., Dallas
  • Reunion Tower - 280 m
    300 Reunion Blvd East, Dallas
  • West End Historic District - 380 m
    Dallas, TX
  • Dallas World Aquarium - 710 m
    1801 North Griffin Street, Dallas

Restaurants Nearby

  • Founders Grill - 30 m

    Address: 302 S Houston St
    Phone: (214) 749-5100

    64% likes this, based on 56 reviews
    Cuisine: American, Italian, Greek, Mexican
    Price Range: GBP 18 - GBP 26

  • Five Sixty by Wolfgang Puck - 270 m

    Address: 300 Reunion Blvd.
    Phone: 2147415560

    65% likes this, based on 201 reviews
    Price Range: GBP 16 - GBP 24

  • The Sixth Floor Museum Cafe - 270 m

    Address: 501 Elm Street

    61% likes this, based on 40 reviews

  • Cindi's New York Delicatessen - 40 m

    Address: 306 S. Houston St.
    Phone: (214) 744-4745

    68% likes this, based on 52 reviews
    Cuisine: American

  • Morton's - The Steakhouse - 270 m

    Address: 2222 McKinney Avenue #200
    Phone: (214) 741-2277

    61% likes this, based on 98 reviews
    Price Range: GBP 25 - GBP 33

Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
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Lawrence Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Lawrence

Average guest rating

6.8out of 10
Very good
Based on 48 reviews

Individual guest reviews

  • Family with children

    for the amount i paid there should've been two beds and a flat screen television

  • Couple

    Ok but the hotel doesn't seem to be very clean, especially the loby, the chairs were dirty and the smell just at the entrance of the hotel was very bad. And nobody seem to care about the cleanliness and the smell !!

  • Single

    The hotel is located right in the heart of the historic district. Breakfast is on the second floor looking out across Dealey Plaza at the former Texas School Book Depository. The hotel is very close to Union Station and the Trinity Railroad Express from Dallas-Fort Worth Intl. Airport. Taxis are very easy to pick-up or schedule as you are downtown. The room is comfortable and adequate for short-stay city trippers or backpackers. The inclusive breakfast caters for a variety of tastes and is generally ok. The free cookies/milk reception in the evening is nice. There is a good restaurant next to the hotel on the ground floor. There is free internet access in the lobby. There is also normally a 3 mile radius shuttle bus service. There is a Subway restaurant 1 block east and a MacDonalds 4 blocks east of the hotel. Overall its an ok experience.

    Advertised shuttle bus service was non-operational during my stay. One of two main hotel lifts ceased operation. Shower in room did not work although you could have a bath. The general area is prone to vagrancy so this is something to watch out for especially at night. You may get hassled at Dealey Plaza as it is a tourist magnet and also at the local MacDonalds.

  • Group of friends

    It was in dallas.

    It does not have much security, I got my car stolen right in front of the hotel street.

  • Single

    Great location beside Union Station the JFK museum and the West End with its great night life buzz and excellent restaurants. Very helpful staff and excellent value form money.

    The hotel is long overdue a face lift inside. There was only one lift working and it was slow/in area need of a service. The hotel needs a deep clean. There is an odour in the reception and throughout the corridors and the carpets are visibly dirty. There was hassle getting a receipt on departure with the receptionist arguing that I could. It have a receipt as I had booked through an agency. The wifi did not work for 12 hours and could. It be fixed until the technician came in the following morning.

  • Single

    Location to Conference facilities and Reunion Station.

    A bit tired in all areas but probably reflects reduced cost compared to other nearby hotels.

  • Family with children

    The staff give 100%, very friendly and helpful.

    Needs an update on the common areas

  • Family with children

    Fresh baked cookies and milk every evening. Helpfulness.

    smaller size rooms since it is a renovated older hotel.

  • Couple

    Free WiFi, Good choice for breakfast, Milk and Cookies every night. The staff were really friendly. Good Location in walking distance to train and tourist attractions.

  • Single

    Staff and location was great!

    Not enough parking space. too many bummers be around the hotel. No blank on the beds. small toliets. worn furniture, but it's a ventage hotel. the room was a little dusty.

  • Couple

    If you know what to expect you'll have a great stay. I've stayed in 5 star hotels in europe that are worse than this.

  • Single

    Nice atmosphere in old building. Good location. I'm just sorry I couldn't meet any of the ghosts at 10th floor.

    I liked it, but I admit it's not for those who don't like old buildings. Those should go instead to any of the dozens of modern skyscraper-hotels in downtown.

  • Single

    The location is great. The staff is really friendly and they help you with everything you need (except for the fatty white girl on the front desk) It's great located in downtown. Next to the Dallas Convention Center.

  • Single

    Dallas downtown is not very comfortable, but the Hotel Lawrence is only four short blocks from the Omni Hotel with its bridge to the convention center, so it was easy to walk back and forth to the conference. It was also easy to slip over to the 6th Floor Museum and jfk Memorial park when I had a couple hours to spare. The hotel provides a private van to drive guests to wherever they want within three miles--I used it successfully to pick up a couple things at an outlying Target.

    My room was clean but definitely showed signs of wear. Replenishment of supplies (coffee) was not always attentive. The continental breakfast left a lot to be desired.

  • Couple

    Great location, reasonable prices, great breakfast, pretty clean rooms

    The only employee worth any salt was an employee by the name of Lenny. The rest of the staff was terrible, from the front desk to housekeeping. Two mornings in a row, housekeeping barged into the room (early) and started cleaning while we were in bed sleeping. Of course that startled us, and when I confronted her, she replied "time to get out, you need to check out now". We were not scheduled to leave until the next day. She started to argue and we really were upset. The next morning, she barged in again, without knocking and said " Ok today is the day you check out, get up" . Can you imagine.... We will never never never never stay there again, and will spread the word, trust me...

How to reach hotel

hotel Lawrence Hotel - Dallas Dallas location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

302 S. Houston Street, Dallas, United States, 75202

Get directions
City Center
  • Dallas
    3.2 km
Train Stations
  • Union Station
    200 m
  • Bus stop
    1.2 km
  • Founders Grill (cuisine: American, Italian, Greek)
    30 m
  • Cindi's New York Delicatessen (cuisine: American)
    40 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms: