Think Joyland Amusement Park is for kids only? Guess again! Considered one of the best family attractions, grown-ups find something to enjoy there as well.
It awaits you in Lubbock, which is 330 miles (531 kilometers) from the state capital, Austin.
If you are hoping for an easy drive from your hotel, it'd be a good idea to get into one of the 4 nearby accommodations in advance. Spend a while comparing the amenities and features of the MCM Eleganté Hotel & Suites and La Quinta Inn Lubbock - Downtown Civic Center, located within 2 miles (3 kilometers) of Joyland Amusement Park.
If you believe travel is really more about seeing new cultures than staying in chic hotels, check out the low-cost accommodations that are a few minutes drive away. You might like to check out the Americas Best Value Inn Medical Center / Lubbock and the Quality Inn & Suites.
Your most convenient luxurious choice is the Overton Hotel and Conference Center, which is roughly 2 miles (3 kilometers) away.
After visiting all the popular tourist sights, experience the local foodie culture at Flying J Travel Center (602 Marsha Sharp Freeway, Lubbock), just 0.5 miles (0.8 kilometers) away.