Save on Texas StaycationsIf you’re like most people these days, you’d like to get away, but a full-on trip to Europe or Disney World is out of the question. Never fear – a few daily deal sites have deals on vacations that are within a day’s drive of DFW! Check them out:

Explore Dallas – You can pay just $99 for a two-night stay at the Crowne Plaza Dallas Park Central via KGB Deals. The hotel features a dramatic atrium with stunning views and waterfall, indoor/outdoor heated pool with a hot tub and picnic area, fitness center, free high-speed Internet, free local shuttle service within a 5-mile radius, and onsite dining and bar. You’re also 2 miles from the Dallas Galleria and Dallas’ Restaurant Row. As a bonus, you’ll get a $50 credit when you buy this package, so you can dine in style! Reservation required. Use by March 31, 2012.

Dallas Arts District Getaway – Use this Groupon Getaways deal to pay $139 for a 1-night stay at Dallas’ Stoneleigh HotelSave on Texas Staycations, in the heart of the arts district. The hotel underwent a $36 million renovation in 2008 to revitalize its Roaring Twenties splendor. You’ll get a 375-square-foot premier king bedroom, with custom mahogany furnishings, a flat-screen TV, and designer toiletries. You’ll also get up to $50 worth of breakfast for two at the hotel restaurant. Finally, if you feel like taking advantage of their spa services, you’ll get a 25 percent discount. Upgrade to a studio suite for an extra $20. Book by Aug. 30 and stay by Sept. 30. $18.06 occupancy tax not included.

Enjoy the Riverwalk – Use this deal from aDealio Travel + Adventures to pay just $159 for one night in a luxury room at the Emily Morgan Hotel. This historic hotel is right on San Antonio’s Riverwalk. And of course, notable attractions like the Alamo are close by. During your stay, you’ll be treated to Egyptian cotton sheets and feather-top comforters on your bed, as well as fluffy bathrobes and all-natural Aveda toiletries. Your package also includes a $100 restaurant gift certificate for local establishments. Use by Feb. 29, 2012. If you’re unsure whether the date you have in mind is available, you can email to check availability before you buy.

More San Antonio Adventures – Groupon Getaways is offering another SA deal: $73 for a 1-night stay at the El Tropicano Riverwalk HotelSave on Texas Staycations. This sleek hotel has a ’60s retro vibe and is a short trolley ride from the Riverwalk. Pick either a king room with a river view, a room with 2 full beds on the poolside, a king tower room, or a tower room with two full beds. You’ll also enjoy plush comforters and free Wi-Fi. Breakfast buffet for two is also available. You can buy up to 2 of these deals. Make your reservation by Aug. 31 and stay by Sept. 30.