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Casa De Palmas Renaissance McAllen Hotel

Make sure you go for a dip in our pristine courtyard swimming pool before heading out for a classic Texas steak dinner.

Built in 1918, our Casa De Palmas hotel captures the true Texas spirit of the Rio Grande Valley, matching historic Spanish architecture with a stylish modern interior. From here, you can explore the beauty of the wildlife reserves and state parks that wend their way along this stunning border paradise. Ask our local Navigator, Brenda, for her tips if you want to explore the unique birding trails of Quinta Mazatlan and discover more than 150 different species. If you’d rather sample some Texas hospitality, try some of the lively bars and restaurants on 17th Street. The grilled filet at the Santa Fe Steakhouse is a must.

The amenities

  • Plush bedding
  • Personal Navigator
  • JOYA NYC fragrance
  • In-Room 32" High Definition TVs
  • Courtyard Rooms with Balconies
  • Complimentary Shuttle Service
  • Mobile check-in
Full hotel details

House Wine & Bistro

At this romantic wine bar-restaurant, you can buy wine by the bottle or case. Or enjoy a glass on the couches in their lounge area.
House Wine & Bistro stands out as a lovely gem in this unassuming neighborhood. Owners, a Husband and wife team, Larry and Jessica Delgado, share their passion for wine and good food. With over 130 wines offered by the glass, bottle or case, oenophiles are sure to find something they like. The contemporary menu is crafted to go with the wine, so do ask your server for recommendations.
Address:1117 West US Highway, Business 83, McAllen, 78501
phone:+1 956 994 8331

Karlas Jewelry & Gifts

This boutique offers an impressive selection of sterling silver jewelry that its friendly staff will be more than willing to show you.
Founded in 1984, Karlas features a wide selection of handmade jewelry. Inside this warm and classy establishment, you'll find wall-to-wall displays of bracelets, rings, necklaces, and earrings. Some pieces are marked down to 65 percent off, so there's usually something for everyone's budget. In addition to jewelry, this boutique has expanded to include other accessories and home decor. Occasionally, special events are held here with food and wine, so you can truly enjoy yourself as you peruse each aisle.
Address:4915 North 10th Street, McAllen, 78504
phone:+1 956 630 1771
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Oh Kay's!

At Oh Kay’s, you’ll find a wide variety of creative glassware, appliances, and home décor items. This is a good place for wedding registries.
Oh Kay's! is a great place to find that perfect gift. Owned by Kay Jancik, this store is renowned for its fun atmosphere and hands-on service. Browse through their one-of-a-kind collection that is curated from across the world. On their shelves are unique glassware, home decor, colorful handbags and handmade jewelry. Some of the brands they carry include MacKenzie-Childs, Jon Hart, and Juliska. Do take recommendations from their friendly staff.
Address:4300 North 10th Street, Suite C, McAllen, 78504
phone:+1 956 686 1264

The Blue Onion

Feast on healthy yet delicious Mediterranean-inspired food in a friendly ambiance. Order their hummus, gyros and innovative salads.
The Blue Onion is a great place for the health conscious in McAllen. Best known for their creative salads, select from pecan smoked fajita, shrimp, and feta, or grilled chicken kinds. They also offer delicious wraps, po’boys and classic pizzas with a weekly list of specialties. Quick service and a friendly atmosphere explain the crowds during lunch hours. Kids get their own special menu while value-for-money combo platters are a party favorite.
Address:925 Dove Avenue, McAllen, 78504
phone:+1 956 682 9884
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Experience culinary art at its best as their chef dishes out sushi with aplomb. Traditional seating options and decor make it a winner.
Hayashi is an excellent place to try sushi. As one of the longest sushi bars in town, it offers over 30 varieties of fish as well as vegetarian sushi. Try the matsu roll or the spicy crunchy white fish roll. Their menu also features a delicious range of tempura, hibachi and yakitori specialties, among other authentic dishes. Select a table by the grill, or seat yourself on their straw mats for a heightened experience of Asian dining.
Address:5600 North 10th Street, Las Fuentes Plaza, McAllen, 78504
phone:+1 956 686 0500
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Mezzanine On 17th

This lounge in Entertainment District is a perfect blend of chic and casual. Their balcony is a good antidote to dimly-lit interiors.
A trendy nightclub in the heart of McAllen, Mezzanine On 17th features eclectic music, dancing, and an impressive selection of cocktails and spirits. With tasteful decor and a luxurious ambiance, this is a great place for a casual time with friends or a romantic evening. Select a table overlooking Entertainment District for fantastic views of downtown.
Address:109 South 17th Street, McAllen, 78501
phone:+1 956 627 3899
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Roosevelt's at 7

Prepare to be amazed at their unrivaled selection of ales that span across the globe. Their delicious food menu makes for a perfect pairing.
Roosevelt's at 7 is McAllen's pioneering bar. It offers over 48 unique micro-brews and a few rare beer varieties in addition to an accompaniment of delicious bar fare. Games such as Dominoes, Jenga, and Scrabble are a fun addition to your experience. Their happy hour discounts on weekdays are a big draw among patrons. Grab a table on their patio and enjoy one of South Texas’ best beer selection.
Address:821 North Main Street, McAllen, 78501
phone:+1 956 928 1994

McAllen Stained Glass

Marvel at Yoli and Hector Reyna's stunning stained glass creations on display and you might just be tempted to attend one of their classes.
McAllen Stained Glass was established in 1985 by father-daughter duo Yoli Cantu and Hector Reyna. Using glass as a medium of artistic expression, be amazed by stained-glass window panes, artifacts, and sculptures that make for fine gifts and collectibles. It also holds workshops on working with glass and provides tidbits for enthusiasts and collectors. Explore this gallery and discover a new world of glass.
Address:800 North Main Street, McAllen, 78501
phone:+1 956 687 8682

McAllen Botanical Gardens

Explore the verdant labyrinth of this botanical garden and nature center. An education in local fauna is in order at McAllen's green lung.
The McAllen Botanical Garden, also called the McAllen Nature Center, is a picturesque park in the heart of the city. At 59 acres (23 hectares), it is one of the largest of its kind and is rich in flora and fauna. This verdant space boasts old trees and dense meadows that are home to numerous species of birds, butterflies, and reptiles, including the endangered indigo snake and horned lizard. It offers plenty of opportunities for trails and hikes and is also a good picnic spot for the family.
Address:83 West Business Highway, McAllen, 78501
phone:+1 956 681 3333
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Arts District

Partake in art walks and let your creative juices flow in McAllen's very own Arts District, with its galleries and tons of shopping options.
The Arts District in McAllen is the creative pulse of the city. It is home to Archer Park, the Public Library, and myriad galleries and restaurants. The Nuevo Santander Gallery on North Main Street is a must visit for Mexican antiques and collectibles. The Art Village complex rents out studios to artists and is a fascinating place for a glimpse into the local art scene. Take guided walks to galleries and also enjoy great food and wine this vibrant neighborhood has to offer.
Address:North Main Street, McAllen, 78501
phone:+1 956 681 1000
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