Fairmont Dallas

1717 North Akard Street, Dallas, TX, United States, 75201show map
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Overview

The welcoming Fairmont Dallas is a great place to stay in Downtown Dallas district of Dallas in a reasonable distance from Fountain Place. The property was designed in the historic style and built in 1969. Fairmont Dallas comprises of 545 rooms.

Situated in a busy area of Dallas, the hotel is set near American Airlines Center. The center of Dallas is 3 km away.

A tower and a museum are located nearby.

Fairmont Dallas is around 15 minutes' drive from Love Field airport.

Rooms

The rooms have a laptop-compatible safe, pay television and a mini-refrigerator along with views over the city. Fairmont Dallas offers a sweeping view to its guests. They include marble bathrooms fitted with a shower, complimentary toiletries and dressing gowns.

Eat & Drink

A continental breakfast is served daily in the breakfast lounge. Fairmont Dallas offers the non-smoking restaurant serving local specialties. You can also enjoy a fine drink in the café bar. Guests can dine at Stephan Pyles and Power House Deli located within 5 minutes' walk away.

Services

Fairmont Dallas has free shuttle service, housekeeping and newspaper service provided on-site for your comfort.

Relax

A wellness area, a Jacuzzi and a sauna are suitable for keeping your body care. It also offers a gym area, a fitness centre and a jogging track for active guests.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms at USD 13.95 per day.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site at USD 30 per day.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of floors:   24.  Number of rooms:   545.

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Facilities
Paid Wi-Fi

USD 13.95 per day

Parking

USD 30 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Cafe

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Free shuttle service

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness centre

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre
  • Racquetball courts
  • Golf course
  • Jogging track

Services

  • Free shuttle service
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Limousine service
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Halal food
  • Kosher food
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Secretarial service
  • Public address system
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Audiovisual equipment

Children

  • Cots
  • High chairs
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Video games

Spa & Leisure

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Sun terrace
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa & wellness centre
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi

Room view

  • City view
  • Bay view

Room features

  • Paid Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Free in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Adjoining rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Terrace
  • Wardrobe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Electronic door locks
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Double bed
  • Single bed
  • Rollaway beds
  • In-room sprinklers

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer on request
  • Bathrobe
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathroom telephone
  • Toilet

Self-catering

  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave

Bedroom

  • Down comforter

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Hi-Fi
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • In-room computer
  • Paid films
  • DVD player
  • Free local telephone calls
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
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Good to know
Check-infrom 15:00-23:59FREECheck-outuntil 12 pmFREE
Children & extra bedsAll children0 - 16 yearsExisting beddingFREEThere are no extra beds provided in a room. 
PetsPets are allowed on request.
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Location
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Pyramid Restaurant & BarPyramid Restaurant & Bar200 ft1717 N. Akard Street
Stephan PylesStephan Pyles400 ft1807 Ross Ave
Dakota's SteakhouseDakota's Steakhouse400 ft600 N Akard St
Power House DeliPower House Deli500 ft601 N Akard St
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Getting around
Airports
Love Field (DAL)5.0 mi
Redbird (RBD)8.3 mi
Train
St Paul Station1700 ft
Akard Station1700 ft
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Reviews
8.0
FabulousBased on  191  reviews

Rating by category:

9.5
Rooms
9.1
Service
9.2
Location
  • 6.6
    Good

    The staff was mostly pleasant.

    My reservations said parking included which it wasn't. Didn't make a big deal, just irritating.

  • 7.4
    Very good

    Cleanness

    For this price I expected breakfast included

  • 9.2
    Superb

    Almost fell in slippery shower

  • 10.0
    Exclusive

    Staff was wonderful, room comfortable, quiet and clean.

  • 5.4
    Guest rating

    The way I had 2 pay

  • 8.8
    Superb

    The beds were comfortable with lots of pillows, the hotel was very quiet, staff were friendly, room service was delicious

    I only stayed one night and have no complaints

  • 8.2
    Fabulous

    the view and the pool were great.

    no free wifi in rooms

  • 9.2
    Superb

    Good location, nice room, very comfortable bed, great pool

    Internet charges, busy pool could be better controlled

  • 9.6
    Exclusive

    Everything! The staff was so nice. They knew I was an 18 year old girl traveling alone and were just so helpful, kind and caring.

    NOTHING! Absolutely loved it.

  • 6.6
    Good

    Overall, we had an "only okay" stay at the Fairmont. The room was clean, the bed was comfortable, and the views of downtown Dallas from our 21st floor room, and from the pool on the terrace were pretty amazing. However, after paying a significant amount of money for a one night stay, we had several experiences that made us regret choosing to stay at the Fairmont to celebrate our anniversary. First, my husband called ahead to make sure a bottle of champagne was brought to our room for an anniversary surprise. They told him they had a complimentary anniversary package, (although they never said what it included) and said that they marked it down. When we got to the room, nothing. He ended up having to call the concierge a few hours later letting her know nothing had been delivered. They ended up bringing a bottle of champagne and chocolate strawberries a little later, but the surprise ruined and we were charged for the services. Second, the room was uncomfortably warm. The thermostat read 69.5° (the lowest it could be set) but there is no way it was that cool. The last little things that bothered me were the huge chunk of someone else's hair in the blow dryer, the terrible water pressure in the shower, and the condescending man working at the concierge desk who seemed put out to have to give us directions to dinner. My husband and I kept a positive attitude and enjoyed our time together, but we did so without much help from the Fairmont.

  • 10.0
    Exclusive

    The staff are definitely their best asset! !!

  • 5.8
    Guest rating

    Over priced. No hot tub or spa. There was no casual dining options. Our AC broke during our first night there and the staff wasn't very helpful or accommodating.

  • 8.8
    Superb

    We enjoyed the movie at the pool.

    The hotel could have done a better job of keeping a large rowdy crowd at the pool under control. They were having A/C problems, so our room was just a little hot. (we chose to keep our higher room with a view vs a lower room with better air)

  • 8.8
    Superb

    Loved the location and had a good time at the pool. Nice enough and the price seemed reasonable.

    AC was not cold enough and I was accidentally charged for someone else's bar tab. Um, no thank you. Also, the surcharges on the pool bar were ridiculous. The valet cost was crazy, but we found a lot around the corner that was reasonable.

  • 7.8
    Fabulous

    For the price of the room I was surprised that they charged for everything, ie internet, parking etc.

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Good to know
Check-infrom 15:00-23:59FREECheck-outuntil 12 pmFREE
Children & extra bedsAll children0 - 16 yearsExisting beddingFREEThere are no extra beds provided in a room. 
PetsPets are allowed on request.
Cancellation
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Getting around
Airports
Love Field (DAL)5.0 mi
Redbird (RBD)8.3 mi
Train
St Paul Station1700 ft
Akard Station1700 ft
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