Families will find kid-friendly activities in McKinney, and visitors give high marks for the top-notch restaurants. This city also attracts tourists with its sporting events and shopping. Top sights around the area include Southfork Ranch, Arbor Hills Nature Preserve, and Shops at Willow Bend.
- You'll find 993 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Dallas
- The closest major airport is in Dallas, TX (ADS-Addison), 20.8 mi (33.4 km) from the city center
- The next closest is in Dallas, TX (DAL-Love Field), 28.5 mi (45.8 km) away
Sightseeing and Staying in McKinney
Cultural venues in the city include McKinney Repertory Theatre, Collin County History Museum, and Heard Natural Science Museum and Wildlife Sanctuary. The city is well liked for its places to shop, and The Village at Fairview is a favorite for retail therapy. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Collin College and Heard Craig Center for the Arts.
As you plan your holiday getaway, you'll find 35 hotels and other lodging options to select from in McKinney. Here are top ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:
- Home2 Suites by Hilton Fairview/Allen - This 2.5-star hotel features free breakfast, an indoor pool, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its pool and quiet location.
- Residence Inn by Marriott Dallas Allen/Fairview - Our customers love the pool and clean, comfortable rooms at this aparthotel. This 3-star aparthotel features free breakfast, an indoor pool, and free WiFi.
- Sheraton McKinney Hotel - This 3.5-star hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi. Expedia customers like its pool and clean rooms.
Popular places to see outside the city include Southfork Ranch, 11.3 mi/18.3 km from the city center, and Arbor Hills Nature Preserve, which is 17 mi/27.3 km away.
Dressing for McKinney
- Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 68°F during the day and 30°F at night
- From April to June, the average during the day is 89°F, while the average at night is 46°F
- July through September has daytime averages of 94°F with nighttime averages of 57°F
- In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 79°F and nighttime averages of 30°F
- Average annual rainfall for McKinney is 42.32 inches
- Usually August and July are the hottest months with an average of 91°F, whereas January and December are often coldest, averaging 32°F