Extended Stay America - Laredo, TX
Having the largest inland port in the United States, the economy of
Laredo, Texas, is heavily based on international trade. If you're looking for Laredo hotels, Extended
Stay America has a great place to stay at a great price.
Laredo has a long and colorful
history, from its founding in 1755 through a brief period as the capital of the Republic of the
Rio Grande. Today it is international trade, primarily with Mexico, that keeps Laredo a vibrant
Nearly half of the U.S. goods heading for Mexico and over a third of the
Mexican goods coming north cross through the Laredo port of entry. Consequently, Laredo has a
strong commercial and industrial warehouse business. Given the extent to which trucking moves
international goods, it is no surprise that Laredo has five international bridges.
also an important center for advanced education. Just four miles from the Extended Stay America
Laredo - Del Mar Hotel is the campus of Texas A&M International University. TAMIU, as it is
locally known, offers Bachelors and Master's Degrees in the arts, sciences, education, medicine,
and more. TAMIU's College of Business Administration was included on The Princeton Review's list
of "Best 282 Business Schools" in 2007.
For sports and entertainment, be sure to check out
the Laredo Entertainment Center, a facility four miles from the Extended Stay America Laredo - Del
Mar hotel. The LEC hosts all sorts of sporting events including hockey, arena football, indoor
soccer, basketball, wrestling, and boxing. It is also the venue for the Laredo Hunting and Fishing
Show and tour performances by the likes of Elton John, Styx, ZZ TOP, George Lopez, and many more.
Be sure to find out what's playing.
If your idea of relaxation is an enjoyable 18-holes of
golf, be sure to check out the Casa Blanca Golf Course. This fun municipal golf course is just
three and a half miles from the Extended Stay America Laredo - Del Mar.
For a comfortable
room at an exceptional rate in Laredo, Texas, Extended Stay
America is a terrific choice.