Destination guide

Delight in the lakeside landscape of Henderson

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Henderson. This city's wildlife, hiking and lake draw many visitors. Dick's Sporting Goods Park and Denver Zoo 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 and attractions in Henderson

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Henderson has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Denver Zoo (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Elitch Gardens Theme Park (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Denver's Downtown Aquarium (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Berry Patch Farm (5.1 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Water World (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Legacy Ridge Golf Course (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Henderson

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Henderson is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Denver Botanic Gardens (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Broomfield County Commons Open Space (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Westminster City Park (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • City Park (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Congress Park (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Henderson

The nearest airport is in Denver, CO (DEN-Denver Intl.), located 11.4 mi (18.4 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Broomfield, CO (BJC-Rocky Mountain Metropolitan), which is 12.2 mi (19.7 km) away.

Where to stay around Henderson?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 977 vacation rentals near Henderson. From 492 Houses to 285 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 Henderson for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Henderson:

  • LoDo: 459 vacation rentals
  • Downtown Denver: 159 vacation rentals
  • Cherry Creek: 429 vacation rentals
  • Five Points: 180 vacation rentals
  • Baker: 124 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 Henderson?

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

  • Red Rocks Amphitheater: 1,394 vacation rentals
  • Red Rocks Park: 1,379 vacation rentals
  • United States Mint: 1,458 vacation rentals
  • Coors Field: 880 vacation rentals
  • Denver's Downtown Aquarium: 837 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 492 Houses in Henderson. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Henderson include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 285 rentals available
  • Villas: 9 rentals available
  • Cabins: 18 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Henderson?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 109 vacation rentals with pool available in Henderson. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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