NOT JUST FOR COWBOYS
Located in the heart of the Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District, Hotel Drover, an award-winning Autograph Collection Hotel by Marriott, focuses on simple pleasures and genuine hospitality. Kick off your boots and stay awhile with 200 rustic-luxe rooms and suites offering modern conveniences alongside charming accents. The spirit of the West continues inside both adventure-inspired boutiques at the resort and the featured restaurant, 97 West Kitchen & Bar. Grab a handcrafted cocktail or cold beer and wander outside to The Backyard at Hotel Drover for fire pits, live music, and more. Don’t miss out on a legendary experience at the newest jewel of the Stockyards, Hotel Drover.
Stay just steps away from endless opportunities to indulge in authentic Western activities and the newest Texas experiences. Hotel Drover sits at the front row of Mule Alley, an adaptive reuse project that’s home to a carefully curated collection of restaurants, entertainment venues, and retail heritage brands including Lucchese Bootmaker, Wrangler, King Ranch Saddle Shop, and Flea Style. Walk on over to Exchange Avenue to enjoy twice-daily cattle drives and the new John Wayne Museum, plus championship rodeos, and live music from nationally renowned venues like Billy Bob’s Texas. During fall, the Stockyards light up with seasonal experiences including Texas Country Music Weekend, Stocktoberfest, and the Ho Ho Holidays celebration.
Embodying a rustic elegance with posh undertones, Hotel Drover is an urban ranch oasis. The celebration of the Western spirit comes to life through eye-catching touch points including signature art installations designed by global and local artists. Upon arrival, a larger-than-life neon cowboy cracks his whip outside the front doors, while a handcrafted bronze cowboy greets guests in the lobby. Journey further inside the resort and explore a two-story library filled with Texas-inspired books and a giant fireplace perfect for cozying up in front of.
KICK OFF YOUR BOOTS AND STAY AWHILE
After a long journey or an adventurous day of exploring the Stockyards, your private quarters beckon. The guest rooms and suites at Hotel Drover bring a collection of distinct designs each embodying their own unique decor, Texas style, and rustic elegance. Every room includes Los Poblanos artisan lavender products, charming accents like custom boot jacks, and King Ranch leather goods. For the Trail Boss experience, a variety of legendary suites are available with amenities like indoor and outdoor fireplaces, oversized bronze soaking tubs, and expansive terraces. Hotel Drover provides one-of-a-kind offerings and amenities for families and pet people as well, like Lil Ropers’ items and activities for children and the Happy Tails program for dogs.
The Backyard at Hotel Drover is a half-acre outdoor oasis and cornerstone of the resort. It features a beautiful ranch-style heated pool surrounded by swanky private cabanas and crystal chandeliers, plus fire pits and lawn games meant for socializing. Live performances from TCMA artists can be heard at The Backyard Unplugged Fridays-Sundays.
Find two boutiques in the lobby of Hotel Drover that represent the charm, authenticity, and rareness of the resort itself. Lucchese Custom Collection is a first-of-its-kind shop for the legendary Lucchese brand, which brings unparalleled craftsmanship to the boots, clothing, and accessories only found here. Wide Brim by Flea Style, the second boutique at Hotel Drover, is filled with local and unique goods that embody coastal charm intertwined with Western style curated for the modern-day adventurer.
Hotel Drover offers nearly 40,000 square feet of versatile indoor and outdoor meeting and event space. The unparalleled location, combined with the rustic-luxe experience, creates a seamless expression of Western charm and modern Texas ambience. For weddings, meetings, and events of all kinds, Hotel Drover provides five unique venues including The Barn, Legacy Hall, The Drover Boardroom, Vaquero Room, and Ranchero Room with additional meeting space available at the adjacent Stockyards Station.
A NEW CULINARY DESTINATION
97 West Kitchen & Bar is the featured restaurant of Hotel Drover and delivers the best of Texas dining, Stockyards style. The spirited menu includes a broad range of contemporary Texas fare, elevated ranch classics, and reimagined Southern comfort foods that use ingredients sourced from local farms and ranches. The beverage program throughout the destination resort is brown spirits-forward with creative cocktails from local distilleries, an all-American wine list, and beer taps that can be enjoyed at 97 West Kitchen & Bar, the Western glam Lobby Bar, or one of several outdoor bar and patio areas.