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Enjoy your stay at Best Western Plus Woodway Waco South Inn & Suites.

On your next trip to Waco, stay at our Best Western Plus hotel located in central Texas. Our updated, non-smoking property and spacious guest rooms are ready for you to stay with us! This hotel's close proximity to Hwy 6 and Hwy 84 makes traveling around the city simple and allows you easy access to many attractions and businesses in the area.

Leisure travelers can shop at the Richland Mall where there is a wide selection of shops and eateries. Staying at our Woodway/Waco hotel means you'll travel less than seven miles to visit Baylor University, Magnolia Market, Extraco Event Center, Waco Convention Center, Dr. Pepper Museum and Texas Ranger Hall of Fame Museum. If you are looking to get the family into the outdoors, why not take a trip to the Cameron Park Zoo or to Lake Waco, which are less than ten miles from our location.

Business and professional travelers are happy to know that we are near many local schools, industries and hospitals. Some of the local businesses in the area include Coke-Minute Maid, Providence & Hillcrest Hospitals, Texas Farm Bureau, VA Hospital, Allergan and M&M Mars. If you need to work while visiting central Texas, our hotel's business amenities like Wi-Fi access and business center make working easier.

Leisure and business travelers alike appreciate our heated, indoor pool and whirlpool. We also have a fitness center to help you keep up your workout routine while you are visiting. Book your room at our Woodway/Waco hotel today to experience consistent quality at a price you can afford. Enjoy your stay!

Guest Rooms

Popular rooms offered at this hotel.

Hotel Amenities

Because We CareSM

Cleaning Standards

Industry-Leading Cleaning Standards

Modified Breakfast

Breakfast Service & Selections 

Low Rate Guarantee

Low Rate Guarantee

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
Pets not accepted
Child Policy
Children 12 And Under Are Free In Room With One Paying Adult In Existing Bedding.


Hotel location and the surrounding area

Nearby Attractions

Area Business

  • 2.5 mile(s) from Owens Illinois, Operations in Waco are dominated by the production of beer bottles.
  • 1.5 mile(s) from M&M's® Mars, Production workers in Waco make 85 percent of the popular Snickers candy bars produced in North America.
  • 3.5 mile(s) from Minute Maid®, Produced by the Coca-Cola Company. The plant produces PowerAde and Vitamin Water.
  • 3 mile(s) from Domtar Personal Care, Producers of Fitti®, SleepWell® and Comfees® diapers as well as other hygiene products.
  • 3 mile(s) from Allergan, Makers of contact lens and saline solutions as well as BOTOX®, RESTASIS® and LUIMIGAN®.
  • 4 mile(s) from Wardlaw Claims Service, Independant adjusting firm that offers claims management and adjuster training for insurance companies.
  • 6 mile(s) from Curves® International, Worldwide Corporate Headquarters of Curves® International.
  • 5 mile(s) from Profiles International, Management Services/Human Resources Consultant firm that provides personnel assessment training.
  • 1 mile(s) from WRS Group, Ltd., Custom design and manufacturing of thousands of original products for the medical, health and beauty, consumer goods, and education industries.
  • 8 mile(s) from The Dwyer Group®, Parent corporation that acts as the parent company for eight service-based franchise companies. Aire Serv®, Glass Doctor®, Grounds Guys®, Mr. Appliance®, Mr. Electric®, Mr. Rooter®, Portland Glass® and Rainbow International®.
  • 5 mile(s) from VA Medical Center, One of the largest in-patient psychological treatment center within the Veterans Administration System in the South.
  • 15 mile(s) from SpaceX, Space Exploration Technologies. SpaceX has a testing facility in McGregor, TX where testing is done on rockets and spacecraft which is designed and built by their company.
  • 8 mile(s) from Trane® Manufacturing, Manufactures a broad range of energy-efficient heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) systems; dehumidifying and air cleaning products.
  • 15 mile(s) from Texas Aero, A full-service FBO (Fixed-Based Operator) located at the Waco Regional Airport which provides aeronautical services such as fueling, hangaring, tie-down and parking, aircraft rental, aircraft maintenance, flight instruction and support services to general aviation operators.
  • 2 mile(s) from Time Manufacturing, Versalift®, Inc. Designs and builds aerial lifts.
  • 2.5 mile(s) from Packless Industries, Manufacturer of air conditioning and refrigeration coils, subcoolers, heat exchangers, assemblies and connectors.
  • 3 mile(s) from Packaging Corp of America, Manufacturer of corrugated containers.
  • 1.5 mile(s) from Manitou US, Manufacturer of heavy construction equipment, arial lifts and platforms.
  • 2 mile(s) from Hobbs Bonded Fibers, Specializes in developing and manufacturing specialty nonwoven products for Industrial and Consumer markets.


  • 3 mile(s) from Carleen Bright Arboretum, The Carleen Bright Arboretum covers 16 acres, with over 8 acres in the southeast devoted to botanical gardens. The “hidden jewel of Woodway” boasts a certified Monarch Way-station, pond with babbling waterfall, rose garden, two McLennan County Master Gardener demonstration gardens – the Texas Superstar Bed and Trailside Gardens – and much more. To the northwest, the Todd Willis Nature Trail winds through native woodlands, suitable for explorers, young and old alike. An amphitheater with covered gazebo add to the beautiful majestic grounds, and is the perfect setting for weddings, picnics, and the annual Midsummer Nights concert series.
  • 8 mile(s) from Dr. Pepper Museum, The Museum is housed in the 1906 Artesian Manufacturing and Bottling Company building located in downtown Waco. The 100 year-old building is listed in the National Register of Historic Places as the "Home of Dr Pepper.”
  • 8 mile(s) from Texas Rangers Museum, The Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum is the state-designated official historical center of the famed Texas Rangers law enforcement agency. It consists of the Homer Garrison, Jr. museum gallery, the Texas Ranger Hall of Fame, the Texas Ranger Research Center and the Headquarters of Texas Rangers Company "F". The City of Waco serves as the appointed trustee on behalf of the Texas Department of Public Safety and the Texas Legislature.
  • 8 mile(s) from Texas Sports Hall of Fame, The Texas Sports Hall of Fame recognizes athletes, coaches, and administrators who have made "lasting fame and honor to Texas sports". It was established in 1951 by the Texas Sports Writers Association.
  • 8 mile(s) from Mayborn Museum Complex, The Mayborn Museum Complex combines a Natural History museum, a Historic Village and a children's discovery center.
  • 8 mile(s) from Waco Suspension Bridge, The Waco Suspension Bridge crosses the Brazos River. It is a single-span suspension bridge with a main span of 475 feet. Opened in 1869, it contains nearly 3 million bricks.
  • 8 mile(s) from Armstrong Browning, The Armstrong Browning Library is located on the campus of Baylor University and is the home of the largest collections of English poets Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Browning
  • 10 mile(s) from Cameron Park Zoo, The Cameron Park Zoo features species from North and South America, Africa, Asia and Europe. Including a large reptile house, an African lion display, and Lemur Island, a large open lemur habitat. In 2005, a large new area was opened called the Brazos River Country, featuring a 50,000-US-gallon saltwater reef aquarium, a large swampland habitat, and many other native Texas type habitats, featuring numerous species found within the state. The exhibit is so large, it nearly doubled both the animal population and overall size of the zoo. In 2009, the zoo opened Asian Forest, expanding its collection to include endangered species, such as Orangutans, Sumatran tigers, and Komodo dragons.
  • 12 mile(s) from Waco Mammoth Site, The Waco Mammoth Site displays in situ fossil remains of Columbian Mammoths and other Ice Age animals


  • .25 mile(s) from BJ's®, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Restaurant and Brewhouse. Family-friendly chain outpost pairs familiar pub fare with an extensive list of house brews. Casual dining restaurant that offers relaxing atmosphere.
  • .25 mile(s) from Olive Garden®, Full Service, Italian, Open for: lunch, dinner, Lively, family-friendly chain featuring Italian standards such as pastas & salads, with a full bar.
  • .25 mile(s) from Red Lobster®, Full Service, Seafood, Open for: lunch, dinner, Lively chain restaurant serving American seafood standards amid New England-themed decor.
  • .25 mile(s) from Fuji Japanese Steakhouse, Full Service, Japanese, Open for: lunch, dinner, Hibachi tables are the focus of this group-friendly Japanese eatery with sushi & Pan-Asian dishes.
  • .15 mile(s) from Whataburger®, Fast Food, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, Made to order burger joint open 24 hours.
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Outback Steakhouse®, Full Service, Steak House, Open for: lunch, dinner, Boisterous Australian-themed chain serving steaks, seafood & other hearty steakhouse fare.
  • 2.00 mile(s) from La Fiesta Mexican Cantina, Full Service, Mexican, Open for: lunch, dinner, Family-owned spot serving mesquite-grilled Tex-Mex, with full bar & banquet room. Voted Waco's best Mexican restaurant for several years.
  • 3.00 mile(s) from George's, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Restaurant, Bar & Catering has been serving Waco, Texas since 1930! Famous for its Big O, Chicken Fried Steak and laid-back atmosphere.
  • 2.5 mile(s) from Pei Wei Asian Diner, Full Service, Chinese, Open for: lunch, dinner, Counter-serve Pan-Asian chain for health-conscious noodle & rice dishes & more.
  • 3.00 mile(s) from One Thirty Five Prime, Full Service, Steak House, Open for: lunch, dinner, "BEST OF WACO" winner voted Best Steak 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014. Fine dining.
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Cheddar's Casual Cafe, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Family-friendly chain serving American comfort food with a Texas twist, plus cocktails.
  • 3.5 mile(s) from Twin Peaks Restaurant, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Twin Peaks offers everything you crave and more. Hearty made-from-scratch comfort food, draft beer served at a teeth-chattering 29 degrees and all the best sports in town shown on high-definition flat screens.
  • 1.5 mile(s) from McAlister's® Deli, Deli, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, McAlister's® Deli is a fast casual restaurant. Offers sandwiches, salads, soups and potatoes.
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Jason's deli®, Deli, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, From sandwiches to salads Jason's deli® offers healthy and delicious food that everyone can feel good about. Delivery Available.
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Jimmy John's®, Deli, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Rosati's Pizza, Full Service, Italian, Open for: lunch, dinner, Italian chain eatery featuring Chicago-style deep-dish pizza, plus pasta & sandwiches. Delivery Available
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Starbucks®, Coffee Shop, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, Starbucks® coffee, is an American global coffee company and coffeehouse.
  • 3.00 mile(s) from 3 Spoons® Yogurt, Ice Cream/Dessert, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Self-serve frozen yogurt concept, 3 Spoons® Yogurt is centered on a unique self-serve, pay-by-weight system. 3 Spoons® offers fourteen flavors of frozen yogurt and countless fruit, nut, candy, and cereal toppings to create your own unique frozen treat. Almost all of our yogurts are fat or sugar free and offer a healthy alternative to other snacks. 3 Spoons® offers a fun, family friendly environment and is dedicated to providing exceptional customer service.


  • 8 mile(s) from Baylor University, Baylor University is a private Baptist University in Waco, Texas. Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas, Baylor is the oldest continuously operating university in Texas. As one of the top Texas colleges & Universities, Baylor offers a variety of undergraduate & graduate programs. Baylor University athletic teams, known as the Bears, participate in 19 intercollegiate sports. The university is a member of the Big 12 Conference for all NCAA Division I athletics.
  • 2 mile(s) from Midway High School, Midway High School is a 5A high school in the Midway Independent School District, which serves the Waco, Texas area.
  • 8 mile(s) from McLennan Community College (MCC) is a community college in Waco, Texas, it opened in 1965. MCC now serves about 9,000 students and has more than 700 employees.
  • 15 mile(s) from Texas State Technical College, is the only state-funded technical college system in Texas. TSTC offers new, emerging and customized curriculum.

Nearby Cities

  • 100 mile(s) from Dallas, Dallas County is located in the U.S. state of Texas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 2,368,139. It is the second-most populous county in Texas and the ninth-most populous in the USA.
  • 100 mile(s) from Fort Worth, Fort Worth is the 17th-largest city in the United States of America and the fifth-largest city in the state of Texas. Fort Worth is located in Tarrant County.
  • 100 mile(s) from Austin, Located in Travis County, Austin is the state's capital and located 100 miles south of Waco.
  • 180 mile(s) from San Antonio, San Antonio is one of the largest cities in Texas and home of the Riverwalk. Located in Bexar County, Texas.
  • 180 mile(s) from Houston, Houston is the most populous city in Texas, and the fourth most populous city in the United States. With a census-estimated 2013 population of 2.19 million people. Houston is located in Harris County.


  • 0.4 mile(s) from Richland Mall. Waco's only indoor mall with more than 90 stores. Anchored by stores like Sears®, JC Penney®, Bealls, Dillard's for men and Dillard's for Women. There are dining options that include Olive Garden®, Red Lobster®, BJ's® Restaurant and Brewhouse and Fuji Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Bar.
  • 2.5 mile(s) from Central Texas Marketplace. Anchored by stores such as Belk®, Kohl’s®, Ross Dress for Less®, Marshalls, Bed, Bath & Beyond®, Sports Authority®, Cabela's® and Best Buy®. Dining options include Panera Bread®, Logan's Steakhouse, Starbucks® and more.
  • 2.0 mile(s) from Super Walmart®. Two locations: one in the east and one in the west.
  • 2.0 mile(s) from H-E-B® Plus! Groceries, beer & wine, pharmacy, bakery, flowers, electronics, housewares, grills, apparel and more.


  • 100 mile(s) from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport
  • 100 mile(s) from Dallas Fort Worth International Airport
  • 11 mile(s) from Waco Regional Airport, Waco Regional Airport is a premier airport in Central Texas that provides convenient travel to nearby international aiports, such as DFW, without the hassel of a long commute.
  • 15 mile(s) from Amtrak - Stations - McGregor, TX (MCG) You can travel to Waco on Amtrak via the McGregor station about 15 miles from town. There is one train daily to and from Dallas, Fort Worth, and Austin.
  • 8 mile(s) from Waco Downtown