BEST WESTERN Oasis of the Sun

9401 S Desert Boulevard, Anthony, TX 79821-5200
Phone: 915/886-3333   |   Fax: 915/886-2521   |   62 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 3:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Welcome to BEST WESTERN Oasis of the Sun!

Southern hospitality is dished up in abundance at our Best Western Anthony, TX hotel, complete with small town charm but with the perks of the big city.

Right next to Wet-N-Wild Waterworld and near the Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino, our Anthony, TX hotel is a favorite for vacationing families. The Pan American Center is also in the neighborhood, and we welcome those on a getaway and business travelers alike.

FCI La Tuna and the Gadsden Independent School District also bring travelers to our hotel in Anthony, TX on a regular basis. The moment you arrive, your trip begins. Start the day with a full, free hot breakfast or a favorite snack since there's a microwave and refrigerator in every guest room. Relax before exploring concerts, sporting events and more at the Pan Am Center or spending the day golfing or hiking.

Near Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino, there's something for everyone close to our Best Western Anthony hotel. With a seasonal outdoor pool, however, you might just want to stick close to the property. A little sunbathing and soaking gets every vacation started right, especially when adjoining rooms make it easy for larger groups to stay connected. There's plenty of free truck/RV parking and easy access to I-10.

Our Best Western Anthony hotel is a home away from home for guests in town for the Balloon Festival and La Vina Wine Festival or to visit the Outlet Shops of El Paso. Extended cable with HBO® makes you feel right at home, whether you want a relaxing getaway or a vacation packed with adventure. Franklin Mountain State Park is a haven for outdoor lovers, and business travelers with McGregor Range, Fort Bliss, Mueller Inc., AccelorMital, Copart, Rb Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers®, and Gadsden Independent School District.

Reserve a room at the BEST WESTERN Oasis of the Sun today for a comfortable, memorable trip! Enjoy your stay.


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Exercise facilities
  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • Restaurant nearby, or within 500 feet of the hotel
  • Complimentary full breakfast, choice of pastries, cereal, fruit, eggs, hot breakfast meat, other hot items, yogurt, juice and coffee. Texas shaped waffles.
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Outdoor pool seasonal, May to September
  • Hot tub seasonal, May to September
  • Universal gym
  • Stationary bike
  • Treadmill
  • Elevator
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Exterior corridor
  • Multilingual staff (English, Spanish)
  • Guest laundry nominal fee
  • Express check in
  • Late check out Upon Availability
  • Safe deposit box
  • Cable or satellite television, extended cable with HBO®
  • Free wireless Internet available in public areas; free in-room wireless Internet access; free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms; all guest rooms are hardwired and offer free wireless Internet access; all guest rooms are hardwired for Internet access
  • Business center, PC and printer available
  • Fax services nominal fee
  • Fax machine
  • Computer available
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Photocopy machine
  • Dataports
  • Shipping
  • Mail services postal services, FedEx and UPS
  • Meeting facilities
  • Air-conditioning
  • Hearing impaired services TTY phones
  • Physically challenged facilities 1 roll in shower, and grab bars in handicap rooms
  • Elevator, wheelchair accessible
  • Parking for the physically challenged limited spaces available
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Free parking
  • Outdoor parking
  • Truck/RV parking, 24-hours, free
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • High-speed Internet access

BEST WESTERN Oasis of the Sun

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BEST WESTERN Oasis of the Sun

Conveniently located, the best western oasis of the sun in Anthony, Texas is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 31.996577  /  Latitude: -106.583981


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: El Paso. Take Interstate 10W to Anthony Exit 0 (Zero). As you get on the off ramp take the Frontage Rd/Access Rd about 1.50 miles. As you go up the ramp, the BEST WESTERN Oasis of the Sun will be located on your left. At the stop lights turn left and go down Antonio Street until you come to Wildcat Drive. Turn left on Wildcat Drive approximately one fourth mile.

From: Las Cruces. Take Interstate 10E to Anthony Exit 0 (Zero). As you get off the off ramp, the BEST WESTERN Oasis of the Sun will be located directly in front of you. Continue going straight when you come to stop lights, stay on right lane as you enter the frontage road. Entrance will be approximately one fourth mile from the stop lights.

BEST WESTERN Oasis of the Sun

We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Anthony Municipal Park

Often referred to as "Triangle Park" by residents, Anthony Municipal Park is a calming, outdoor respite amid the town of Anthony. Outdoor enthusiasts visiting the border town often find themselves at Anthony Municipal Park due to its abundance of outdoor recreation.

Everything from shaded picnic tables, to large, grassy areas complete with large shade trees covered in lights during the winter months make up the scenery. If a quick walk, a game of touch-football, or simply a relaxing picnic are on the itinerary, then Anthony Municipal Park is the place for you.

El Paso International Airport

Established in 1928 as the El Paso Municipal Airport, the El Paso International Airport is located northeast of El Paso. The three runways at this 6,800-acre El Paso airport support commercial and general aviation operations.

Commercial passengers have a choice of flying on five commercial airlines from the ELP's seven gates. While waiting for a flight, passengers enjoy free Wi-Fi, a business center, several restaurants and shops, car rental agencies, convenient parking, and ground transportation. 

At the encouragement of Charles A. Lindbergh, the airport was used as a training base by the United States Army Air Forces during World War II. By 1968, the country's first 130-foot air traffic control tower was built.

Ernie Rascon Memorial Park

Named after former Anthony police officer, Ernie Rascon Memorial Park now serves the residents of Anthony as the premier baseball facility in town. The park, featuring two fenced-in baseball diamonds, is open to the public, while also serving as the official baseball field of Anthony High School.

Ernie Rascon Memorial Park is located adjacent to several other parks among this quaint border town, including Henry Miramontes Memorial Park and Anthony Municipal Park. Altogether, the parks house some of the best grassy, shaded areas, picnic tables, sports areas, and playgroud equipment in the region.

Fort Bliss

The second largest installation in the United State Army, Fort Bliss is located in western Texas and eastern New Mexico – with headquarters in El Paso. Established in 1849, Ft. Bliss covers over 1,700 square miles.

Part of the United States Army Forces Command, the area is used primarily for missile and artillery training. Fort Bliss is also home to the Biggs Army Airfield, the El Paso Intelligence Center, and the Fort Bliss National Cemetery.

Henry Miramontes Memorial Park

Located in the quaint border town of Anthony, Henry Miramontes Memorial Park delights its visitors with over 35 acres of sports, hiking trails, and picnic areas. The park is actually only a small portion of a larger park, including the Anthony Municipal Park, Ernie Rascon Memorial Park, and the Jerry F. Hall Soccer Complex – all are connected and make up an excellent recreational area.

The park, getting its namesake from former resident and veteran, also features several concrete slabs and tables – ideal for setting up grills for large parties. The park also houses a basketball court, shaded areas, and a public restroom as well.

Sunland Park Mall

Providing a variety of retail, entertainment and dining options, the Sunland Park Mall is located in the Texas border community of El Paso.

The Outlet Shoppes at El Paso

Plan on a shopping spree the next time you visit Canutillo, TX. Head for The Outlet Shoppes at El Paso and find top sales and bargains in the area. Enjoy your visit to Texas with some great new purchases. 

University of Texas at El Paso

Established in 1914 and set in central El Paso, the University of Texas at El Paso is a branch of the University of Texas system. UTEP is a four-year, public university offering a wide range of degree programs. UTEP was originally founded as the Texas State School of Mines & Metallurgy, and has since evolved into the biggest university in the Big Bend region of Texas.

UTEP features 16 varsity sports teams competing in Conference USA. The UTEP Miners have seen moderate success in football and basketball, while boasting multiple championships in Men's Cross Country, and Men's Indoor and Outdoor Track & Field. Fall visitors into El Paso, or nearby Anthony, head to Sun Bowl Stadium for all the hard-hitting action of Miners football.

Ysleta del Sur Pueblo

Located east of downtown El Paso, the Ysleta del Sur Pueblo is a sovereign nation established in 1682. This Native American tribe is one of three in Texas, and is home to more than 1,600 Tigua Indians. The tribe continues to conduct their ceremonial practices while operating rribal enterprises in west Texas.

Ysleta del Sur Pueblo is comprised of the villages of Ysleta, San Elizario, and Socorro – and their historic missions, museums, adobe buildings, cultural centers and retail shops. Visitors to the community are welcome to learn more about the Tigua Tribe during their time in the villages.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 2 mile(s) from LaTuna Federal Prison, Closest Hotel to LaTuna Federal Prison -- Special Rates for Employees, Family and Friends
  • 19 mile(s) from El Paso Ghost Tours, Meets at various locations
  • 13 mile(s) from Sundland Park Racetrack, and Casino
  • 13 mile(s) from Cinemark Movie Bistro, Movie Theatre with Bistro
  • 8 mile(s) from La Vina Winery, Vineyard and Winery
  • 1.5 mile(s) from Wet-N-Wild Waterworld, water park
  • 23 mile(s) from Pan American Center, Special Events Center
  • 23 mile(s) from NMSU, New Mexico State University
  • 16 mile(s) from Sunbowl, special events center
  • 15 mile(s) from National Wildlife Park, wild life preservation park
  • 15 mile(s) from Western Playland, Amusement Park
  • 9.1 mile(s) from Adventure Zone, Kid Play Place
  • 6 mile(s) from Sombra Antigua, Vineyard & Winery
  • 10 mile(s) from Zin Valle Winery, Vineyard and Winery
  • 13 mile(s) from Bob-O's Family Fun, Kid Play Place
  • 13 mile(s) from Chuck E. Cheese's, Kids Play Place
  • 8 mile(s) from Peter Piper Pizza, Pizza and Games
  • 13 mile(s) from Fiesta Lanes, Bowling Alley
  • 11 mile(s) from Cinemark West, Movie Theatre
  • 13 mile(s) from Middagh Horse Back Riding, El Paso Trail Rides
  • 10 mile(s) from Miller Horse Farm, Trail Riding and Riding Academy
  • 25 mile(s) from Old Mesilla, Historic Church with a plaza and shopping
  • 30 mile(s) from Wyler Aerial Tramway, See the sights of the Franklin Mountain and El Paso
  • 10 mile(s) from Maldonado Corn Maze, Seasonal
  • 10 mile(s) from La Union Maze, Seasonal
  • 5.90 mile(s) from The Outlet Shoppe, Outlet Stores consist of: -Ann Taylor -Michael Kors -Gymboree -Nine West -Vans
  • 11.00 mile(s) from Wal-Mart Super Center
  • 13.00 mile(s) from Sundland Park Mall, Sunland Park Mall consists of: Macy's Dillards American Eagle New York & Company Sears Forever 21
  • 23.00 mile(s) from Mesilla Valley Mall
  • 25.00 mile(s) from Old Mesilla, historic shopping Billy the Kid Gift Shop
  • 27.80 mile(s) from Fountains of Farah, Outlet stores -OshKosh -Nordstrom Rack -Pier One Imports -Carters
  • 26.70 mile(s) from Cielo Vista Mall, Apple Store Dillards Sears Aldo Shoes Victoria Secret Regis Salon
  • 24.60 mile(s) from Bassett, Target Premiere Cinema IMAX
  • 0.20 mile(s) from Walgreens
  • 1.20 mile(s) from Lowe's Big 8, Grocery Store
  • 9.00 mile(s) from Albertson's, Grocery Store
  • 0.10 mile(s) from 7-Eleven
  • 3.40 mile(s) from WB Liquors
  • 3.40 mile(s) from Al Knoch Interiors, Antiques Auto Interiors
  • 3.40 mile(s) from Myer's Ace Hardware
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Camping World
  • 4.20 mile(s) from AutoZone
  • 4.30 mile(s) from O'Reilly's Auto Parts
  • 6.00 mile(s) from Discount Tire
  • 6.50 mile(s) from Martin Tire
  • 11.40 mile(s) from Pepboys
  • 10.00 mile(s) from WingFoot Truck Care
  • 11.40 mile(s) from Sprouts Farmers Market
  • 5.10 mile(s) from Lone Star Tire
  • 7.70 mile(s) from Circle K

Distances to Popular Points of Interest

  • 0 mile(s) from Anthony, NM, Anthony is located in both Texas and New Mexico
  • 14 mile(s) from Santa Teresa, NM
  • 18 mile(s) from Santa Teresa Port Entry
  • 19 mile(s) from PDN Port of Entry
  • 19 mile(s) from El Paso
  • 23 mile(s) from Cd Juarez, Chihuahua
  • 23 mile(s) from Las Cruces, New Mexico
  • 24 mile(s) from BOTA Port of Entry
  • 63 mile(s) from Deming, NM
  • 70 mile(s) from Hatch, NM
  • 136 mile(s) from Silver City, NM
  • 182 mile(s) from Carlsbad, NM
  • 240 mile(s) from Casas Grandes, Mexico
  • 252 mile(s) from Hobbs, NM
  • 270 mile(s) from Chihuahua, Chihuahua, great stopover location coming to or from Chihuahua
  • 270 mile(s) from Albuquerque, NM
  • 298 mile(s) from Tucson, AZ
  • 306 mile(s) from Delicias, Mexico
  • 310 mile(s) from Santa Fe, NM
  • 313 mile(s) from Cuauhtemoc, Chihuahua
  • 344 mile(s) from Big Bend, TX
  • 411 mile(s) from Phoenix, AZ
  • 572 mile(s) from San Antonio, TX
  • 639 mile(s) from Denver, CO
  • 783 mile(s) from Los Angeles, CA
  • 25.00 mile(s) from Fort Bliss
  • 15.00 mile(s) from McGregor Range
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Flying J, truck stop
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Muller Inc, Steel buildings
  • 4.00 mile(s) from Commercial Metals
  • 4.00 mile(s) from Volvo Truck Center, Truck repair
  • 5.00 mile(s) from Petro Truck Stop
  • 12.00 mile(s) from Camping World
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Merry Weather Foam
  • 2.8 mile(s) from W Silver Inc
  • 1.7 mile(s) from Tri State Electric
  • 0.7 mile(s) from Nueces Power Equipment
  • 2.8 mile(s) from Vinton Arcelormittal
  • 3.3 mile(s) from Hobo Enterprises
  • 1.8 mile(s) from Copart Inc
  • 7.6 mile(s) from ADP, Payroll Services
  • 8.7 mile(s) from Schneider Electric
  • 6.8 mile(s) from CF Jordan Construction
  • 15.1 mile(s) from Jobe/Cemex
  • 10.3 mile(s) from Helen of Troy LTD
  • 9.1 mile(s) from Glazer's Wholesale, Wholesale Drug Company
  • 8.44 mile(s) from Carefusion
  • 9.2 mile(s) from International Wire Group
  • 7.0 mile(s) from Expeditors International
  • 7.0 mile(s) from Westside Community Church
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Dona Ana Branch, Community College-Gadsden
  • 16.00 mile(s) from University of Texas
  • 23.00 mile(s) from New Mexico State Universi
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Gadsden I.S.D
  • 0.30 mile(s) from Anthony I. S. D
  • 28 mile(s) from El Paso ISD
  • 28.3 mile(s) from El Paso Community College
  • 30.4 mile(s) from Kaplan College
  • 7.2 mile(s) from Anamarc
  • 13.6 mile(s) from International Truck Drivi
  • 8.9 mile(s) from Western Technical College
  • 13.6 mile(s) from Tri State Cosmetology
  • 32.1 mile(s) from Milan Institute of Cosme, Cosmetology
  • 24.6 mile(s) from Southwest Univ
  • 32.9 mile(s) from University of Phoenix
  • 14 mile(s) from Franklin College
  • 25 mile(s) from Vista College
  • 30.6 mile(s) from David Carrasco Job Corp

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • 7.00 mile(s) from biking
  • 7.00 mile(s) from hiking
  • 45.00 mile(s) from Aguirre Springs Campgroun
  • 0.20 mile(s) from Wet-n-Wild Waterworld, water park Seasonal

Nearby Restaurants

  • Adjacent to Burger King®, Fast Food, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, with in walking distance.
  • Across the street from at 0.20 mile(s) Subway®, Deli, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, Inside Pilot Truck Stop.
  • Across the street at .10 mile(s) from Wendy's®, Fast Food, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Inside Pilot Truck Stop.
  • 1.5 mile(s) from Great American Land & Cattle Company® &, Full Service, Steak House, Open for: lunch, dinner, Located at 600 Valley Chili Rd, Anthony, TX.
  • 1.3 mile(s) from Luigi's Homestyle Pizzeria, Fast Food, Italian, Open for: lunch, dinner, Pizza and Wings Located at 833 Main St, Anthony, TX.
  • 1.4 mile(s) from Red Rooster Cafe, Cafe, Mexican, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, Combination of American and Mexican Food. Located at 26 E Washington St, Anthony, TX.
  • 1.3 mile(s) from Rose Garden Restaurant, Full Service, Mexican, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
  • 0.3 mile(s) from Denny's®, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, located at 3001 Mountain Pass Blvd, Anthony, TX.
  • 0.30 mile(s) from McDonald's®, Fast Food, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, Located on Mountain Pass Blvd, Anthony, TX.
  • 0.2 mile(s) from Carl's Jr.®/Green Burrito, Fast Food, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, Located at 2001 Mountain Pass Blvd, Anthony, TX.
  • 1.3 mile(s) from Pizza Hut®, Fast Food, Italian, Open for: lunch, dinner, Located at 517 Main St., Anthony, TX.
  • 1.3 mile(s) from La Salsa Mexicana, Full Service, Mexican, Open for: breakfast, lunch, Located at 917 Main St, Anthony, TX.
  • 5.4 mile(s) from The Little Diner, Full Service, Mexican, Open for: lunch, dinner, Located at 7209 7th St, Canutillo, TX.
  • 0.3 mile(s) from KFC®/Taco Bell®, Fast Food, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Located at 1811 Antonio St, Anthony, TX.
  • 11 mile(s) from Texas Roadhouse, Fast Food, American, Open for: dinner, Located at 5010 N Desert Blvd, El Paso, TX.
  • 7.8 mile(s) from Rudy's® Country Store and BBQ, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Located at 6401 S Desert Blvd, El Paso, TX.
  • 9.2 mile(s) from Applebee's®, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Located at 440 E Redd Rd, El Paso, TX.
  • 11.2 mile(s) from Chili's Grill & Bar®, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Located at 7600 N Mesa St, El Paso, TX.
  • Nine mile(s) from Starbucks®, Coffee Shop, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, Located at 5650 N Desert Blvd, El Paso, TX.
  • 11 mile(s) from Cracker Barrel®, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, Located at 7540 Remcon Circle, El Paso, TX.
  • 9.6 mile(s) from Okazuri Floating Sushi on Boat Bar, Bar/Lounge, Japanese, Open for: lunch, dinner, Located at 865 N Resler Dr, El Paso, TX.
  • 9.6 mile(s) from Wingstop®, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Located at 865 N Resler Dr, El Paso, TX.
  • 8.9 mile(s) from Peter Piper Pizza, Fast Food, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Located at 5700 N Desert Blvd, El Paso, TX.
  • 5.8 mile(s) from Yogulicious Frozen Yogurt, Ice Cream/Dessert, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Located at 7051 S Desert Blvd,Canutillo, TX.
  • 10.6 mile(s) from Dunkin Donuts®, Coffee Shop, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, Located at 655 E Redd Rd, Ste 101, El Paso, TX.

BEST WESTERN Oasis of the Sun

Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the most popular area points of interest and local area events happening in or near Anthony. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

Local Events Worth Considering:

September 2015

September 6, 2015
2015 EOS Car Show

Held at Wet N Wild Word in Anthony, the EOS Car Show is set to feature plenty of classic and unique cars on display, food, water slides, and live music. The event will also raise funds for the Anthony TX Police Food Pantry, all starting at 11 a.m.

October 2015

October 24, 2015
2015 Anthony Flying Horse Marathon

Join Anthony residents as they compete in the annual Anthony Flying Horse Marathon – featuring a half marathon, 5K, 10K, and the Workplace Run. Runners of all skill level are invited to compete in the fun-filled event, beginning and ending in Anthony.

December 2015

Last Sunday of Each Month
2015 Last Sunday Hike

Explore the areas around Ranger Peak and Franklin Mountains State Park by embarking on a Last Sunday Hike. The hikes generally last about one and a half to two hours and are one mile in length. Hikes being at the Wyler Aerial Tramway at 8 a.m.

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