La Quinta Inn and Suites by Wyndham Waco Downtown - Baylor

Due to highway construction, for Southbound traffic, please use Exit 335B S. University Parks Drive to get to our hotel. We thank you for your understanding.

Welcome to Downtown Waco

Pet-friendly hotel near Baylor University and Magnolia Market

Enjoy ample amenities and warm hospitality at La Quinta® Inn & Suites by Wyndham Waco Downtown – Baylor. Conveniently located off I-35 and eight miles from Waco Regional Airport (ACT), our contemporary downtown hotel is minutes from Baylor University and McLane Stadium. Surrounded by restaurants, we’re close to Magnolia Market at the Silos and Waco Mammoth National Monument. If work brings you to central Texas, easily access the Waco Convention Center, Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Hillcrest, Neighborly®, and other important businesses.

Everything for a Bright Stay

You’ll love free breakfast and WiFi, plus a gym and outdoor pool

Our everyday essentials and signature Here for You service shine bright. Wake up with a free Bright Side Breakfast®, while you stay connected with free WiFi, a business center, and meeting space. Work out in the gym, take a dip in the outdoor pool and hot tub, and grab a drink at the inviting lobby bar. We also offer free parking, a Bright Side Market, and laundry facilities. Unwind in a non-smoking, pet-friendly guest room, featuring a flat-screen HDTV, mini-refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, desk ironing amenities, and hair dryer. 

Discover Waco

Toast Dr. Pepper, visit fossils, and have fun on the river

Whether you’re looking for culture or outdoor adventures, you won’t be disappointed. See fascinating history exhibits at the Mayborn Museum Complex, learn about America’s oldest soft drink brand at the Dr. Pepper Museum, and get insight into the famed law enforcement agency at the Texas Ranger Hall of Fame & Museum. The Waco Mammoth National Monument offers impressive fossils, the Cameron Park Zoo is full of interesting creatures, and the Brazos River is a favorite for tubing, kayaking, and canoeing. 

Arts & Culture

Armstrong Browning Library

Branch Davidian Compound

Dr. Pepper Museum & Free Enterprise Institute

Fort House Museum

Heart of Texas Airshow

Historic Waco Foundation

Lee Lockwood Library & Museum

Mayborn Museum Complex

Texas Ranger Hall of Fame & Museum

Waco Hippodrome

Waco Mammoth National Monument

Points of Interest

ALICO Building

Baylor University

Homestead Heritage

Waco Convention Center

Waco Tourist Information Center & Gift Shop

Outdoors & Recreation

Brazos Park East

Brazos River

BSR Cable Park

Cameron Park

Cameron Park Zoo

Carleen Bright Arboretum

Hawaiian Falls Waterparks Waco

Lake Waco

Lake Waco Wetlands

Waco River Safari

Waco Riverwalk

Waco Suspension Bridge

Woodway Park


Central Texas Marketplace

Magnolia Market at the Silos

Richland Mall

Spice Village

Waco Downtown Farmers Market

Sports & Entertainment

Balcones Distilling

Bare Arms Brewing

Cottonwoold Creek Golf Course

Extraco Events Center

Ferrell Center

Lake Waco Golf Club

McLane Stadium

Ridgewood Country Club

Riverbend Ballpark

Texas Sports Hall of Fame

Turner Riverfront Athletic Complex

Twin Rivers Golf Club

Waco Winery & Vineyards


Pool at the La Quinta Inn and Suites by Wyndham Waco Downtown - Baylor in Waco, Texas
Bar at La Quinta Inn and Suites by Wyndham Waco Downtown - Baylor in Waco, Texas

Map & Directions

911 S 10th Street, Waco, TX, 76706



The Perfect Space for Meetings & Events

Plan your next special event or business meeting with us. Our hotel offers a meeting room featuring 655 square feet of space. We can also arrange great rates for groups of all sizes.