Hotel Suggestions


The following three hotels are convenient to Collin College’s Preston Ridge Campus (9700 Wade Blvd., Frisco, Texas 75035). In addition, these hotels all offer rooms under $140/night – Collin College will not reimburse a hotel room costing more than $140/night including taxes.

Before booking your room, always call the hotel directly and ask if there is a special rate for Collin College visitors or Working Connections attendees.

All rates below are subject to change without notice.

Holiday Inn Express Frisco

This hotel is SOLD OUT.
3400 Parkwood Blvd., Frisco TX 75034 (at Warren)
972.668.5959
Distance from campus: 3 miles

Candlewood Suites

4701 Legacy, Plano TX 75024 (between Preston and Coit)
972.618.5446
Distance from campus: 5.12 miles
Rate: $99/night (tax not included) - this is a new rate. We just learned the $89 rate is no longer available.
To book this room, call the hotel and ask for Raul Diaz. Reference "Summer Working Connections" and the "WCT" booking code.
Amenities: Full-size kitchen, free Wi-Fi, business center
Breakfast: None
Shuttle to campus: Free Monday-Friday 8am to 6 pm, but schedule this at the front desk when you check in

The Springhill Suites Marriott has experienced construction delays and will not be available for lodging this summer.


TEXAS RESIDENTS ONLY: Don't forget to bring your "Texas Hotel Occupancy Tax Exemption Certificate." Collin College will not reimburse state hotel occupancy taxes and some hotels will not reimburse it after the fact.


Travel to and from the airport


Distance from Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) to Frisco: 24.7 miles
DFW transportation: http://www.dfwairport.com/transport/taxis/index.php

Distance from Love Field (DAL) to Frisco: 25.0 miles
DAL transportation: http://www.dallas-lovefield.com/parking-transportation.html

We recommend visiting ShuttleFare.com for transportation comparisons. Note also that SuperShuttle has been a favorite among past Working Connections registrants.