Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Rockwall

Enjoy the live music and other features of Rockwall. Renowned for its basketball games, lake and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. Southfork Ranch and Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Rockwall

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Rockwall a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • San Martino Winery and Vineyards (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Waterview Golf Course (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Buffalo Creek Golf Club (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Stone River Golf Club (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Firewheel Golf Park (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Hawaiian Falls Firewheel (12 mi / 19.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Rockwall

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Rockwall is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
  • Lake Ray Hubbard (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Muddy Creek Preserve Trail (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • East Fork Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Clear Lake Park (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Breckinridge Park (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Rockwall

Fly into Terrell, TX (TRL-Terrell Municipal), the closest airport, located 18.9 mi (30.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Dallas, TX (ADS-Addison), which is 22.6 mi (36.3 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Rockwall?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,439 holiday rentals around Rockwall. From 572 Houses to 21 Cabins, 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 Rockwall is on Stayz.

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

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 Rockwall:

  • Lake Highlands: 40 holiday homes
  • Old East Dallas: 396 holiday homes
  • Lower Greenville: 587 holiday homes
  • Far North Dallas: 196 holiday homes
  • Cedar Crest: 128 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 Rockwall?

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

  • NYX Flyboard: 432 holiday rentals
  • The Harbor Rockwall Mall: 559 holiday rentals
  • Collin College: 384 holiday rentals
  • Hawaiian Falls Garland: 1,326 holiday rentals
  • Heard Craig Center for the Arts: 369 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 572 Houses in Rockwall. Our other popular types of Rockwall holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 21 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 699 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 21 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 Rockwall?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 575 holiday homes with pool available in Rockwall. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.