Families will find kid-friendly activities in Killeen, and visitors give high marks for the shopping, top-notch restaurants, and temples. This city also attracts tourists with its sporting events and university setting.
- There are 110 hotels and other accommodations in Killeen
- The closest major airport is in Killeen, TX (GRK-Killeen-Fort Hood Regional), 6.8 mi (11 km) from the city center
- The next closest is in Waco, TX (ACT-Waco Regional), 45 mi (72.5 km) away
Sightseeing and Staying in Killeen
The city's cultural venues include Vive Les Arts Theatre and 1st Cavalry Division Museum. Favorite family attractions include Salado Glassworks and Salado Sculpture Garden. The city is notable for its temples and landmarks such as Lampasas County Courthouse.
In Killeen, you'll find 110 hotels and other lodging accommodations so you'll have plenty of choices for your holiday getaway. Here are top ones based on Expedia user reviews:
- Yellow House Bed and Breakfast - This 3.5-star bed & breakfast features free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its family-friendly amenities and clean, comfortable rooms.
- Best Western Plus Killeen/Fort Hood Hotel & Suites - Our customers like the pool and comfortable, quiet rooms at this hotel. This 3-star hotel features free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi.
- Stagecoach Inn - With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its dining options and pool.
Getting Around Killeen
If you want to venture outside of the area, ride aboard one of the trains from Temple Station. Killeen might not have many public transit choices so consider a car rental to maximize your time.
Dressing for Killeen
- Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 74°F and the nighttime average to be 37°F
- From April to June, temperatures average about 93°F during the day and 52°F at night
- July through September averages 95°F during the day and 63°F at night
- In October-December, the average temperature is 84°F during the day and 37°F at night
- Average annual rainfall for Killeen is 36.06 inches
- Hottest months are usually August and September with an average temperature of 94°F, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 40°F