Bell Rest Area Southbound

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I-35 South Salado, TX 76571 Official Website

GPS: 30.9152, -97.5499

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Overview of Bell Rest Area Southbound

24-hour stay limit. Overnight parking permitted; no camping or sleeping outside of vehicle.

Pad Type asphalt

Elevation 688 ft / 209 m

Max Stay 1

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Ratings Summary

Overall Rating
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Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise

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T-Mobile 5G
Confirmed by 1 User
Last reported 8/5/2022
Lee Hughes
13' Taxa TigerMoth
Jeep Renegade
4 reviews
“Good place to pull off for the night”

Reviewed 8/5/2022

Nightly rate: $4
Days stayed: 1
Overall Rating

This is a Texas Safety Rest Area. The restrooms are clean and there is some vending machines in the main building. Storm shelters are available in the buildings in case of severe weather. I did not see any showers, so restrooms only.

I parked on the truck/rv side of the parking lot because I had my small trailer. At 10 PM on a week night, the large parking area was almost completely full with 18 wheelers. I found a spot along the edge of the parking lot near the picnic areas.

It is going to be noisy if you are on the truck side, but it was not too bad (there is road noise from the highway as well) - more like constant white noise. I only heard a few trucks leaving through the night. There was actually a pleasant breeze even though it had been a very hot August day, so I slept reasonably well.

Definitely not my first choice, but this stop allowed me a 3-hour head start on a 10-hour long drive, so worth it. And it was free!

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
T-Mobile 5G

Lee Hughes would stay here again

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Amenities

Hookups
  • dry camping
Recreation
  • picnic area
Site Amenities
  • big rig
Facilities
  • restrooms: flush
  • trash
Pets
  • pets

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