Destination guide

Head to the trendy city of Uptown

The area's architecture and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Uptown. This trendy and walkable city is known for its restaurants, bars and local tours. Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center and American Airlines Center are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Uptown

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Uptown has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dallas World Aquarium (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Six Flags Over Texas (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Dallas Zoo (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Dallas Country Club (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Children's Aquarium at Fair Park (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Tenison Highlands (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Uptown

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

  • Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Klyde Warren Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Dallas Heritage Village (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Texas Discovery Gardens (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • White Rock Lake (5.1 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Bachman Lake Park (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Uptown

The nearest airport is in Dallas, TX (DAL-Love Field), located 4.2 mi (6.7 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 (ADS-Addison), which is 11.5 mi (18.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Uptown?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 489 vacation rentals near Uptown. From 75 Houses to 357 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 Uptown for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Uptown:

  • Downtown: 482 vacation rentals
  • South Arlington: 97 vacation rentals
  • North Arlington: 55 vacation rentals
  • Lower Greenville: 557 vacation rentals
  • Oak Cliff: 69 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 Uptown?

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

  • Magnolia Theater: 1,222 vacation rentals
  • Dallas Convention Center: 668 vacation rentals
  • Six Flags Over Texas: 1,212 vacation rentals
  • American Airlines Center: 1,198 vacation rentals
  • Southern Methodist University (SMU): 756 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 75 Houses in Uptown. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Uptown include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 357 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 42 rentals available
  • Studios: 294 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Uptown?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 208 vacation rentals with pool available in Uptown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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