2401 W Main Street, Durant, OK 74701-4818
Phone: 580/924-7676   |   Fax: 580/924-3060   |   62 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 3:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Stay at this comfortable Durant, Oklahoma hotel offering convenient access to area attractions like Southeastern Oklahoma State University, Choctaw Casino and Lake Texoma!

Whether your visit to south central Oklahoma is for business or pleasure, the BEST WESTERN Markita Inn is a perfect choice. Outdoor lovers enjoy the area’s many recreational attractions, from hitting the links at three nearby golf courses, including Chickasaw Pointe Golf Course, to fishing, sailing, camping and more at sparkling Lake Texoma. Guests at this Durant, OK hotel are also just minutes from the excitement of the Choctaw Casino, made even more convenient by a complimentary shuttle.

Located near Highway 75 and the newer area of downtown Durant, corporate travelers staying at the BEST WESTERN Markita Inn are just minutes from local businesses like Cardinal Glass, a Big Lots distribution center, as well as oil and construction companies. This hotel in Durant is only three miles from Southeastern Oklahoma State University, making it a great choice for family and friends visiting students. And to make coming and going easier, we are just two miles from Eaker Airport and about 90 miles from Dallas and the Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport. Enjoy your stay.

This Durant hotel strives to be your home away from home, offering comfortable accommodations, friendly and hospitable staff members and convenient amenities. The recently renovated rooms at this Oklahoma Best Western hotel feature cable satellite television and high-speed Internet access. Other perks include an outdoor swimming pool, fitness center, free parking and limited business services. For added convenience, the mouth-watering Waffle Shoppe restaurant is located on the property and there are several other dining options within walking distance.

To experience our friendly customer service, convenient location and affordable rates for yourself, book your stay at the BEST WESTERN Markita Inn today!


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • Exercise facilities
  • Complimentary continental breakfast, Waffle Shoppe with choices Monday-Friday, free breakfast with hot items Saturday and Sunday, scrambled eggs, sausage, biscuits and gravy, waffles
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Outdoor pool
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Free parking, 24-hours
  • Business center, 24-hours, free
  • Photocopy services
  • Fax services
  • Exercise facility, open from 6:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
  • Stair stepper
  • Stationary bike
  • Treadmill
  • Exterior corridor
  • Guest laundry, quarter machines
  • Free high-speed, wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms; all guest rooms are hardwired for Internet access, high-speed Internet access
  • Computer available
  • Printer available
  • Dataports
  • Physically challenged facilities, Access ramps available
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • Housekeeping provided daily
  • Barbeque grills


Take advantage of the savings and fun with this special offer available at the best western markita inn in Durant.


Conveniently located, the best western markita inn in Durant, Oklahoma 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: 33.998155  /  Latitude: -96.407225


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: The east or west. Take Highway 70, one block west of U.S. 69 and 75. The BEST WESTERN Markita Inn is two miles west of city center.


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

Silverado Golf Course

Oklahoma Attractions

Silverado Golf Course

Play 18 holes at the Silverado Golf Course in Durant. As you plan out your next southern Oklahoma trip, bring your clubs and shoot for par.

Keep your drives low and straight and watch for bunkers as you play this Terry Reynolds-designed course – it's a top Durant, OK destination.

An ideal course for golfers of all skill levels, Silverado Golf Course is open to the public all year round. It's a challenging and fun par 71 playing to a max length of 6,413 yards from the back tees.

Silverado Golf Course is just north of Durant along Highway 69, and is an easy drive from nearby Madill.

Southeastern Oklahoma State University

Make the most of your next trek through southern Oklahoma. Plan for a stay in Durant and experience premier attractions, top flight hospitality, and you can't miss a tour of Southeastern Oklahoma State University. You can find the SOSU campus just north of downtown Durant, on University Blvd. and 1st Ave.

Established in 1909, SOSU is a public university and features a rural campus of nearly 270 acres. Some of the campus highlights include the Bennett Memorial Library, Morrison Hall, and Paul Laird Field – home of the SOSU Savage Storm football team. The Savage Storm play across 10 different varsity level sports, like baseball, b8asketball, and softball.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 1.00 mile(s) from Red River Museum
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Choctaw High Stakes Casino
  • 17.00 mile(s) from Fort Washita

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • Outdoor pool
  • 15.00 mile(s) from Lake Texoma, fishing
  • Horseback riding
  • Golf
  • Sailing
  • Boating
  • Water skiing

Nearby Restaurants


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 Durant. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

Local Events Worth Considering:

December 2015

December 1, 2015
2015 Dashing to Durant

A festive get together held in downtown Durant featuring a tree lighting and parade. The tree lighting is hosted at the Donald W. Reynolds Community Center. The festivities begin at 7 p.m.

December 5, 2015
2015 2 Hip Chicks Roadshow

Head over to the McAlester Expo Center for a unique gathering of vendors, offering vintage, chic decor, clothing, and jewelry. This one-of-a-kind market begins at 9 a.m.

December 2015

December 5, 2015
2015 Poteau Christmas Parade

Downtown Poteau is decked-out in holiday tradition and decoration as the streets become the venue for the annual old-fashioned Christmas parade. Floats, classic cars, live entertainment – it's all here, starting at 5:30 p.m.

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