Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Allen

The area's live music and theatre scene are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Allen. Renowned for its shopping, hockey games and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. Southfork Ranch and Shops at Willow Bend are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Allen

Do you want to find 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 makes Allen a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hydrous Wake Park (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Top Golf Allen (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Courses at Watters Creek (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Twin Creek Golf Club (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Los Rios Golf Club (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Pecan Hollow Golf Course (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Allen

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Allen 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 (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden (19.6 mi / 31.6 km)
  • Ballfields at Craig Ranch (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Breckinridge Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • East Fork Park (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Clear Lake Park (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Allen

Fly into Dallas, TX (ADS-Addison), the closest airport, located 14.8 mi (23.8 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 (DAL-Love Field), which is 21.5 mi (34.6 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Allen?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 318 holiday rentals around Allen. From 187 Houses to 93 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 Allen is on Stayz.

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

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 Allen:

  • Turtle Creek: 176 holiday homes
  • Las Colinas: 16 holiday homes
  • Lake Highlands: 39 holiday homes
  • Park Cities: 124 holiday homes
  • Old East Dallas: 417 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 Allen?

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

  • Eagle Stadium: 469 holiday rentals
  • Twin Creek Golf Club: 550 holiday rentals
  • Hydrous Wake Park: 491 holiday rentals
  • Allen Premium Outlets: 451 holiday rentals
  • Cosmic Jump Trampoline Entertainment Center: 475 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 187 Houses in Allen. Our other popular types of Allen holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 93 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 2 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 2 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Allen?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 128 holiday homes with pool available in Allen. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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