The Sweetwater TX Area
Central to Lubbock and the Dallas – Fort Worth area, Sweetwater, Texas is a small but vibrant city that draws visitors to the area for both business and leisure. In its rich history, Sweetwater was known as a railroad town, and also a site where WASPs (Women Airforce Service Pilots) were trained during World War II. In the 1970s, there were nearly 250 businesses operating in Sweetwater, and many of them still exist today. La Quinta Inn & Suites Sweetwater East is located off I-20, with easy access to the area’s businesses and attractions.
Hotel guests are located less than a mile from Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital, and about 2.5 miles from the downtown area. You don’t have to go more than a mile to find food, including restaurants like Skeet’s Texas Grill, Big Boys BBQ, and Schlotzky’s.
Hotel Services and Amenities
La Quinta Inn & Suites Sweetwater East reflects the new face of the La Quinta brand. With an updated design and amenities for the modern traveler, you’ll have much of what you’ll need right on-site. Start your visit with free parking and each day with the FREE hot Bright Side Breakfast® featuring waffles, hot and cold cereal, fresh fruit, bread and muffins, and all-you-can-drink coffee and juice. Throughout your stay, utilize the spacious fitness center, or take a dip in the outdoor pool after cooking on the BBQ grills. Corporate guests can login to FREE high-speed WiFi throughout the hotel, and there is a 24-hour business center and meeting facilities available. The hotel is both pet-friendly and nonsmoking, and the design meets ADA specifications.
Retire to your room whenever you need a break. Each individual space offers plush pillowtop mattresses, a workspace, flat-screen TV with premium channels, and a refrigerator and microwave. Convenient touches include hair dryer, coffee maker, alarm clock, iron, and more. If you’ve forgotten a travel necessity or snacks, head to the Bright Side Market located in the lobby.
Sweetwater, TX is a great destination for fun, and also a thriving area for business guests. You’ll have easy access from the hotel to corporations like Georgia-Pacific, Eljen Technology, Cholla Petroleum, US Gypsum Co, and Sweetwater Steel. For leisure time, learn more about the area at the Pioneer Museum or the National WASP WWII Museum. Newman Park is a great spot to stretch your legs and play, or you can play a round at Lake Sweetwater Golf Course or Sweetwater Country Club, which are both within 8 miles of the hotel. Explore the downtown area and learn about the city’s history using the Downtown Walking Tour of the Sweetwater Commercial Historic District.