Destination guide

Delight in the lakeside landscape of The Colony

The wildlife and lake create a pretty picture of The Colony. This city's sporting events, bars and golfing draw many visitors. Irving Convention Center and Arbor Hills Nature Preserve are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around The Colony

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that The Colony has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Steward Peninsula Golf Course (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Hawaiian Falls The Colony (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Sandy Lake Amusement Park (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Legoland Discovery Center (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Bridlewood Golf Club (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • SEA LIFE Grapevine Aquarium (10.5 mi / 17 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in The Colony

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, The Colony is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Arbor Hills Nature Preserve (3.9 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Quorum Park (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Addison Circle Park (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Celestial Park (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Farmers Branch Historical Park (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Sam Houston Trail Park (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around The Colony

Fly into Dallas, TX (ADS-Addison), the closest airport, located 8.6 mi (13.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Dallas, TX (DFW-Dallas-Fort Worth Intl.), which is 14.1 mi (22.7 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around The Colony?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 546 holiday rentals around The Colony. From 283 holiday houses to 240 flats & 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 The Colony is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to The Colony?

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 The Colony:

  • Old East Dallas: 592 holiday homes
  • Turtle Creek: 182 holiday homes
  • Dallas Design District: 73 holiday homes
  • West Arlington: 21 holiday homes
  • North Arlington: 45 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 The Colony?

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

  • The Lakes at Castle Hills: 1,502 holiday rentals
  • Steward Peninsula Golf Course: 843 holiday rentals
  • Castle Hills Golf Course: 1,433 holiday rentals
  • Hawaiian Falls Adventure Park: 1,094 holiday rentals
  • Hawaiian Falls The Colony: 1,096 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around The Colony 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 The Colony?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 283 Houses in The Colony. Our other popular types of The Colony holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 240 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 28 holiday houses
  • Studios: 215 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in The Colony?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 211 holiday homes with pool available in The Colony. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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