Destination guide

The theatrical area of Houston awaits your stay

Enjoy the area's theatre scene, live music and festivals with a rental holiday home in Houston. Travellers to this cosmopolitan city praise the sporting events, art and shopping. For a bit of culture, visit Johnson Space Center - NASA, Menil Collection or Children's Museum of Houston. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Houston

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Houston a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Houston Zoo (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Kemah Boardwalk (25.5 mi / 41 km)
  • Downtown Aquarium (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Cockrell Butterfly Center (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • River Oaks Country Club (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Gus Wortham Golf Course (3.9 mi / 6.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Houston

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Houston is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Discovery Green (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Memorial Park (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Tranquility Park (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Market Square Park (0.3 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Sam Houston Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Sesquicentennial Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Houston

Fly into Houston, TX (HOU-William P. Hobby), the closest airport, located 9 mi (14.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Houston, TX (IAH-George Bush Intercontinental), which is 15.8 mi (25.4 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Houston Station. You can get around Houston by jumping on the metro at Main Street Square Station, Preston Station or Bell Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Houston?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,123 holiday rentals around Houston. From 840 Houses to 953 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Houston is on Stayz.

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

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 Houston:

  • Energy Corridor: 18 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 1,031 holiday homes
  • South Central Houston: 688 holiday homes
  • Alief: 25 holiday homes
  • Uptown: 262 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 Houston?

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

  • Baybrook Mall: 566 holiday rentals
  • The Galleria: 1,486 holiday rentals
  • Glenbrook Park Golf Course: 1,716 holiday rentals
  • Memorial Park Municipal Golf Course: 1,793 holiday rentals
  • Tranquility Park: 1,751 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Houston 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 Houston?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 840 Houses in Houston. Our other popular types of Houston holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 953 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 187 holiday houses
  • Villas: 4 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Houston?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 824 holiday homes with pool available in Houston. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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