Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Carrollton getaway

The wildlife and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Carrollton. This city's sporting events, spas and restaurants draw many visitors. Irving Convention Center and American Airlines Center are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Carrollton

Do you want to find top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Carrollton a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dallas World Aquarium (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Six Flags Over Texas (18.7 mi / 30.2 km)
  • Six Flags Hurricane Harbor (18.9 mi / 30.5 km)
  • Dallas Zoo (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)
  • Sandy Lake Amusement Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Hawaiian Falls The Colony (6.2 mi / 10 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Carrollton

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Carrollton is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Arbor Hills Nature Preserve (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • Quorum Park (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Addison Circle Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Farmers Branch Historical Park (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Celestial Park (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Carrollton

The nearest airport is in Dallas, TX (ADS-Addison), located 4.1 mi (6.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Dallas, TX (DAL-Love Field), which is 10.4 mi (16.7 km) away.

You can see more of Carrollton by jumping on the metro at Trinity Mills Rail Station, North Carrollton-Frankford Station or Downtown Carrollton Station.

Where to stay around Carrollton?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,571 vacation rentals near Carrollton. From 721 Houses to 645 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Carrollton for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Carrollton?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Carrollton:

  • Uptown: 561 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 546 vacation rentals
  • South Arlington: 97 vacation rentals
  • North Arlington: 50 vacation rentals
  • Lower Greenville: 596 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Carrollton?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Carrollton. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Sandy Lake Amusement Park: 1,413 vacation rentals
  • Arbor Hills Nature Preserve: 1,260 vacation rentals
  • Blooms Candy & Soda Pop Shop: 1,416 vacation rentals
  • North Carrollton-Frankford Station: 1,382 vacation rentals
  • Prestonwood Baptist Church: 1,305 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Carrollton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 721 Houses in Carrollton. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Carrollton include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 645 rentals available
  • Cottages: 20 rentals available
  • Cabins: 20 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Carrollton?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 601 vacation rentals with pool available in Carrollton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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