Destination guide

Book a vacation rental for your Houston getaway

Experience the unique character of Houston with a stay in a vacation home rental. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. Paisley Abbey and Burrell Collection are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Houston

Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Houston has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Xscape Braehead (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre (9.5 mi / 15.4 km)
  • SEA LIFE Loch Lomond Aquarium (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Loch Lomond Golf Club (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Cowal Golf Club (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Houston

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Houston is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Botanic Gardens (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Fossil Grove (8.2 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Bellahouston Park (8.9 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Dawsholm Park (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Kelvingrove Park (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Brother Loch (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Houston

The nearest airport is in Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.), located 4.5 mi (7.2 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Glasgow (PIK-Prestwick), which is 24.9 mi (40.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Houston?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 152 vacation rentals near Houston. From 41 Houses to 89 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 Houston for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Balloch Castle: 811 vacation rentals
  • Dumbarton Castle: 761 vacation rentals
  • Hill House: 561 vacation rentals
  • Helensburgh Central Station: 538 vacation rentals
  • Xscape Braehead: 656 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 41 Houses in Houston. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Houston include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 89 rentals available
  • Cabins: 11 rentals available
  • Cottages: 11 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Houston?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in Houston. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.