Comfort Inn & Suites Quail Springs
13501 N. Highland Park Blvd
Oklahoma City, OK 73120
Phone: (405) 286-2700
Fax: (405) 286-2720
Have you been saying for years that you are going to take scuba diving lessons? Well, it is time to fish or cut bait, because here is a great place to do it. This scuba shop is different in that they sell all the equipment you need for recreational diving, and there are three pools on-site (indoor and outdoor) where their professional staff will teach you how to dive. Kids as young as 10-years old can take lessons, too.
Beautiful 18 hole, par 70 golf course that includes a full service bar and restaurant, a lighted driving range, a 1,200 square foot indoor video teaching facility, and a PGA professional on site.
Martin Park provides a little natural respite for Oklahoma City's denizens with its nearly three miles of foot trails amongst thick foliage and plenty of local fauna. Visitors can reserve nature guides who describe the region's natural history or they can come alone to enjoy the tranquility. Either option notwithstanding, the park has informational stands along the way that tell you about native plants and animals. A couple of other relaxing activities include feeding turtles in the freshwater pond or taking a moment to bird watch. Highlights for the kids include 'Prairie Dog-Town' and the 'Squirrel Observatory', both are informative and fun. Whether you are alone or with the family, an afternoon strolling through the park is a great way to unwind. Admission is free.
The Gaillardia Country Club is a renowned and classy golf club in Oklahoma City. The course is an 18-hole regulation length golf course. Style, comfort, luxury and class are some of the adjectives that come to mind when Gaillardia Country Club is mentioned. Membership avails you of excellent facilities right from fine dining options to fitness centers and tennis grounds. This place makes a perfect getaway on a lazy weekend.
Although just minutes from downtown, this beautiful public course is surrounded by beautiful Oklahoma country. It is one of the more challenging courses around, with all of the obstacles and tall native grass in the roughs. Practice on the putting green and driving range, and after you play, enjoy a cold beer in the snack bar.
It is no secret that the summer in OKC can be a very tumultuous experience, from deadly tornadoes to unbearable humidity, everyone here needs a little respite from time-to-time. That is where the Will Rogers Family Aquatic Center comes in, it is part public swimming pool as well as a fun water park. There are areas for both adults and children and the center also provides instructors that can help teach the young ones. Check website for details like seasonal opening times, lessons, swimming camps, etc.
City dwellers consider this park to be one of their favorites and it is always bursting at the seams with people. This place has it all, there are playgrounds, picnic tables, soccer and softball fields, a golf course, and a nine-mile jogging and biking trail, it is easy to see why it's so packed. Most afternoons you can see kites or model airplanes flying high overhead and colorful sailboats cruising along Lake Hefner, which is adjacent to the park.
This well-designed public golf course sits on the south side of beautiful Lake Hefner. The obstacles like bunkers and ponds on each of the two 18-hole courses pose challenges that are not too difficult. If you want to practice, there are some par-three holes where you can hone your stroke. You can also practice on the driving range, where the shop provides putt and pitch greens as well as sand trap practice with the wedge.
Twenty traps and two water hazards come into play at this 18 hole golf course that includes two chipping green, a driving range, a 10,000 square foot putting green, a restaurant, and five PGA professionals on staff.
The Will Rogers Park & Garden Center contains the Ed Lycan Conservatory, the Charles E. Sparks Rose Garden, the Margaret Annis Boys Arboretum and the Will Rogers Exhibition Center. The entire park is truly a sight to behold with its lush green fields that cover over 130 acres and tons of botanical wonders spread throughout its trails. Visitors and residents are always here on balmy summer evenings to watch the sunset or to take a leisurely stroll. For more sporty activities, the park also contains a Frisbee-golf course and it is the location for the Oklahoma City Tennis Center.
This is one of the prettiest courses around. It is also one the more high-tech courses. There are computers in every golf cart, which are linked to a Global Positioning Satellite system. The GPS system will tell you precisely how far the cart is from the hole, how far you will have to hit the ball to get it over the water, and all sorts of other cool things you always wanted to know when on the course.
Nothing is more exciting than a day at the races, especially when your horse is winning on the track. In addition to watching the ponies run, you can enjoy fine dining at the on-site Silks Restaurant or catch the show from your own personal box seat in the Club One lounge. Check out their 'Twilight Thursdays', where you can place bets, sample appetizers and drink for one great low price. This place is also popular for the after work crowd, where people come to the Bricktown Brewery and Henry Hudson's Pub, both perfect spots to have a drink and not necessarily gamble.