Destination guide

Travel to arty Midtown

Take a holiday to Midtown and enjoy the area's art galleries, architecture and theatre scene. Revered for its skyscrapers, live music and restaurants, this city is both cosmopolitan and scenic. Discovery Green and George R. Brown Convention Center are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Midtown

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Midtown a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Houston Zoo (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Downtown Aquarium (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Cockrell Butterfly Center (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • River Oaks Country Club (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Memorial Park Municipal Golf Course (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Gus Wortham Golf Course (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Midtown

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Midtown. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Discovery Green (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Memorial Park (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Sam Houston Park (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Kinder Lake (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Eleanor Tinsley Park (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Tranquility Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Midtown

The nearest airport is in Houston, TX (HOU-William P. Hobby), located 8.5 mi (13.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Houston, TX (EFD-Ellington Field), which is 15.5 mi (25 km) away.

Utilise the area's public transport and catch a ride on the metro at McGowen Station or Ensemble - HCC Station to easily get around the city.

Where to stay near Midtown?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 262 holiday rentals near Midtown. From 41 Houses to 167 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Midtown for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Midtown?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Midtown:

  • Energy Corridor: 19 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 917 holiday homes
  • South Central Houston: 632 holiday homes
  • Alief: 24 holiday homes
  • Uptown: 210 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Midtown?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Midtown. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • McGowen Station: 1,575 holiday rentals
  • Ensemble Theatre: 1,574 holiday rentals
  • Midtown Arts and Theater Center Houston: 1,577 holiday rentals
  • Houston Fire Museum: 1,580 holiday rentals
  • Baybrook Mall: 524 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Midtown listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Midtown?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 41 Houses in Midtown. Our other popular types of Midtown holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 167 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 5 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 5 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Midtown?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 102 holiday homes with pool available in Midtown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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