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Nestled between the trendy Uptown and the fashionable Highland Park, Oak Lawn is situated in one of Dallas' best areas. This walkable neighborhood is known for its diversity and its abundance of popular restaurants, bars and clubs. If you're looking for a good time in Dallas, you'll certainly find it in Oak Lawn. This vibrant neighborhood has quickly become one of my personal favorite areas in Dallas because of its infectious energy, beautiful neighborhoods and welcoming atmosphere. So when a recent business trip took me back to Dallas, I knew I wanted to stay in the Oak Lawn area. To book my hotel in Oak Lawn Dallas, I simply pulled up the HotelTonight app on my phone and within minutes, I had booked a great hotel room on a charming street in Oak Lawn.

Turtle Creek

The Turtle Creek neighborhood of Oak Lawn radiates luxury, as this neighborhood boasts some of the priciest homes in Dallas. This area is lush, green and well maintained, so just walking through its streets or its popular Turtle Creek Park will give you a sense of how Dallas' upper class lives. There's a sense of calm found in Turtle Creek that you won't find in downtown, which is why this area is such a desirable place to live for locals.

The Gay Community

Among Dallas locals, Oak Lawn is arguably best known as the top gay-friendly community in the city. In fact, it is actually known as one of the most gay-friendly communities in the entire country, which is one of the reasons why it offers such a welcoming environment. Oak Lawn is full of great gay bars and clubs, and every year the neighborhood hosts the popular Pride Parade, which locals told me is one of the most fun days of the year in Dallas.

The Parks

Oak Lawn residents consider their neighborhood to be better than the more urban areas of downtown and Uptown because of the abundance of spacious, green parks and trails. Even though Oak Lawn is still a compact, walkable area, it features so many green spaces that you hardly feel like you're in the middle of a city. Some of Oak Lawn's most popular parks include Lee Park, Reverchon Park and the Katy Trail. On any given day, you can find locals taking advantage of these beautiful public spaces by going for long walks or runs, enjoying picnics, or even taking naps on the manicured lawns.

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Dallas is a major city that has no shortage of unique neighborhoods, and I've discovered that one of my very favorite neighborhoods in Dallas is Oak Lawn. This gay-friendly, upscale community has so many great restaurants, nightlife options and outdoor spaces that you'll never be bored. I was only able to spend a weekend in Oak Lawn, and it certainly wasn't enough time to see and do as much as I wanted to in this posh Dallas 'hood. Next time I visit Dallas, I'll be sure to book my Oak Lawn hotel again through HotelTonight, because I know that HotelTonight will help me find a great home base for exploring more of Dallas' best neighborhoods.