Transportation and Hotels for the Oaklawn Gayborhood on Cedar Springs

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Recommended Airport Ride:
Wingz is the best option for airport rides especially with $5 off because there are no surge rates. Just make sure to plan the pick-up several hours or a day in advance.  You can get an instant Wingz $5 Free Creditwhen you sign up for a new Wingz account. This will not only get you from your home airport when flying into the Dallas area but will get you from DFW or Love Field to the hotel of your stay. Here is a list of the host hotels and Oaklawn area hotels.

Rideshare:
Up to 5 Free Lyft Rides in Dallas up to $50.uber-halloween-gaydfw


Free $20 Uber Ride. This is only for first time Uber riders so if you have not used the amazing app before then try it out and get $20 credit!

Taxi App:
Create a new Curb account and download the app for the first time.  On the credit card registration page that appears after creating an account, click the “Enter Promo Code” text link. Enter Referral Code o91l92 to receive $10 in Magic Credits added to your account instantly.

Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)
The Dallas Area Rapid Transit authority is a transit agency in Dallas, Texas. It operates buses, light rail, commuter rail, and high-occupancy vehicle lanes in Dallas and 12 of its suburbs. Go here to check out the DART train and bus schedule for Dallas.

Staying in Oaklawn (or Nearby)

We recommend home sharing services such as AirBnb and MisterBnb over hotels for staying in the Oaklawn area. You can find discounts below:

$25 in AirBnB Travel credits – you can find many villas, homes or apartments close to the beach with AirBnb. 
$25 Misterbnb Credit –
Similar to AirBnb but it’s gay hostess by the mostess. Go here for a $25 Misterbnb credit on your first stay.


These are a great way to meet new people and stay in the gayborhood and live like a local while in town. The hotel that is walkable to the strip is the Warwick Melrose which is normally booked for weddings.  The W Victory hotel and the beautiful Omni Hotel downtown are also fabulous hotels closeby. Use our code here for $40 off your 1st purchase of $300 or more on Hotels.com.