Destination guide

Head to the artsy city of Montrose

Come and experience Montrose and its art galleries, live music and festivals. Well-liked for its skyscrapers, theaters and museums, this city is both cosmopolitan and scenic. Discovery Green and George R. Brown Convention Center 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.


Sightseeing in and around Montrose

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Montrose a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Houston Zoo (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Downtown Aquarium (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • River Oaks Country Club (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Cockrell Butterfly Center (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Memorial Park Municipal Golf Course (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Nature Discovery Center (5 mi / 8.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Montrose

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Montrose 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:

  • Discovery Green (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Memorial Park (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Buffalo Bayou Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Eleanor Tinsley Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Sam Houston Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Tranquility Park (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Montrose

Fly into Houston, TX (HOU-William P. Hobby), the closest airport, located 9.8 mi (15.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Houston, TX (IAH-George Bush Intercontinental), which is 16.4 mi (26.4 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Houston Station.

Where to stay around Montrose?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 229 vacation rentals near Montrose. From 129 Condos/Apartments to 51 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Montrose for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Montrose:

  • Lake Houston: 29 vacation rentals
  • South Central Houston: 623 vacation rentals
  • Texas Medical Center: 176 vacation rentals
  • Central Business District: 240 vacation rentals
  • Houston Heights: 592 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 Montrose?

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

  • Museum of Printery: 1,535 vacation rentals
  • Bering Memorial Methodist Church: 1,527 vacation rentals
  • Rienzi Mansion: 1,554 vacation rentals
  • The Galleria: 1,284 vacation rentals
  • George R. Brown Convention Center: 1,514 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Montrose 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 Condos/Apartments in Montrose?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 129 Condos/Apartments in Montrose. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Montrose include:

  • Houses: 51 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 31 rentals available
  • Studios: 123 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 Montrose?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 90 vacation rentals with pool available in Montrose. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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