Things To Do
Our hotel in McAllen, TX is surrounded by several exciting Rio Grande Valley attractions. From world-class birding to family entertainment centers, great shopping to pro-sports action, there's something to please everyone.
Observe rare birds at Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park, the World Birding Center headquarters. Watch an RGV Vipers basketball game at State Farm Arena. Enjoy a fun-filled day of ice skating at the Rio Grande Valley Ice Center. Whether it's dance, music or theater, enjoy a show at the new McAllen Performing Arts Center.
Find great bargains at nearby La Plaza Mall or drive across the border to explore Reynosa, Mexico. It's all just a short drive from this hotel in McAllen, TX.
Book a room at the Hilton Garden Inn McAllen Airport hotel and take advantage of the warm weather and assortment of events and activities. Feel free to stop by the reception desk so we can offer ideas on planning your adventures.
View our map of McAllen attractions (PDF).
In and Around Town
This beautiful historic mansion is also a nature center with many different birds and butterflies.Quinta Mazatlan
State Farm Arena
State Farm Arena hosts sporting events, concerts, and performances.State Farm Arena
Nuevo Santander Gallery
Browse through Old West arms, military uniforms, and furniture at this art gallery and antique shop.Nuevo Santander Gallery
La Plaza Shopping Mall
A half mile from our hotel, this popular mall has over 150 department stores and specialty shops.La Plaza Shopping Mall
Palm View Golf Course
This championship course has a lighted driving range and is open 364 days of the year.Palm View Golf Course
International Museum of Art
Tour the premier art and science museum in South Texas. Exhibits are updated every year.International Museum of Art