Adolphus Hotel is a luxurious and antique hotel situated in downtown Dallas. The hotel is located near the Sixth Floor Museum where President Kennedy was assassinated. Adolphus Hotel is considered a five-star luxury hotel and has an old-world European elegance and charm that delights its guests. The historical Adolphus opened in 1912 and has seen famous guests walk through its doors since it opened. Queen Elizabeth II, Oscar de la Renta, Donald Trump, U2, and Babe Ruth have all left their mark on the hotel registry. The hotel has the ambiance of a royal castle and staff at the Adolphus Hotel make every effort to ensure that guests who enter the hotel are treated like royalty.
Guests of the Adolphus Hotel can choose from three main dining options: The French Room, The Bistro, and The Walt Garrison Rodeo Bar and Grill. The French Room has repeatedly won Gourmet magazine's top ranking for best restaurant in the Dallas region for the last several years. The menu at the French Room is American cuisine and seasonal ingredients are used in each dish to ensure maximum freshness in the food. The French Room is rated as a five diamond restaurant. The decor of the restaurant features authentic pieces of furniture and art from the 17th, 18th, and 19th centuries. The walls of the restaurant have been decorated by muralist, Alexander Rosenfield. His artwork is painted across the high, arched ceilings of the restaurant's dining room. The Bistro resembles a European coffee house and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner in a more casual setting. The Walt Garrison Rodeo Bar and Grill specializes in American favorites like hamburgers, Tex-Mex, and barbecue. Patrons of the grill can watch the news, stock quotes, or sports as they dine in a relaxed setting.
The Adolphus Hotel honors both its original architecture and historical roots. To honor its English roots, afternoon tea is served in the Lobby Living Room of the hotel in keeping with English tradition. The hotel honors its architectural style with original 19th century artwork, lamps, tables, and chairs decorating lounging areas and hotel suites.
The hotel's fitness center has state of the art exercise equipment but also links itself to The Texas Club, a fitness center not far from the Hotel. The Texas Club is a private athletic club with an indoor running track, racquetball courts, and aerobics studio.
Since the Adolphus opened in 1912, the hotel has catered to providing fairy tale weddings for couples. The hotel has a 5,300 square-foot Grand Ballroom with romantic celestial paintings and hand blown crystal chandeliers which create the perfect wedding reception setting. Wedding publications have raved about the The Adolphus and voted it as one of the best places in Dallas to get married. Specialty services like a personalized wedding menu places the Adolphus a step ahead of other hotels who also cater to wedding ceremonies.
Corporate and private meetings are welcomed and encouraged at the Adolphus Hotel. The property has over 24,000 feet of flexible meeting and event space that is divided into twenty-two rooms. Every event from large conferences, conventions and even small board meetings can be accommodated with the exceptional spaces the hotel offers.