Many of Cedar Creek Reservoir’s most interesting sights are located within easy driving distance of Malakoff, so it is a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. Two of the places not to miss are the marvelous East Texas Arboretum and the remarkable Tara Vineyards and Winery. Also worth checking out are Central Park and the Athens City Park.
Malakoff offers some interesting museums, exhibits and show venues within easy reach that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. Spend a few hours of browsing the exhibits at the Henderson County Historical Museum in Athens. To experience Cedar Creek Reservoir’s vibrant arts scene, book a show at one of the much-loved cultural performance centers such as the Henderson County Performing Arts Center in Athens.
When it’s time to escape the bustling streets of Cedar Creek Reservoir, head to the nearby outdoor areas. Enjoy some of the tranquil urban parks such as the Athens Scuba Park in Athens and the Cain Park II.
Finding somewhere comfortable to stay within Malakoff couldn’t be easier. If you’re looking for a warm welcome and a good nights sleep it’s hard to go past the Super 8 Athens, the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Athens, and the Americas Best Value Inn, Athens.