Destination guide

The natural setting of Huntsville is ready to explore

The area's museums and monuments are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Huntsville. Renowned for its university setting, restaurants and bird watching, this city welcomes all visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Huntsville

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Huntsville a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ravens Nest Golf Club (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Texas National Golf Club (24 mi / 38.6 km)
  • 7 Acre Wood (26.6 mi / 42.9 km)
  • Wedgewood Golf Course (28.3 mi / 45.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Huntsville

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Huntsville. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Huntsville State Park (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Lake Conroe (21.5 mi / 34.6 km)
  • Sam Houston National Forest (22.9 mi / 36.9 km)
  • Lake Madison Park (24.5 mi / 39.5 km)
  • Wolf Creek Park (25.5 mi / 41.1 km)
  • Double Lake Recreation (29.5 mi / 47.4 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Huntsville

The nearest airport is in Houston, TX (IAH-George Bush Intercontinental), located 54.2 mi (87.3 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Huntsville?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 177 vacation rentals near Huntsville. From 67 Houses to 20 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Huntsville for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Huntsville State Park: 183 vacation rentals
  • Sam Houston State University: 18 vacation rentals
  • Sam Houston Memorial Museum: 16 vacation rentals
  • Ravens Nest Golf Club: 24 vacation rentals
  • Old Main Memorial: 16 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 67 Houses in Huntsville. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Huntsville include:

  • Cabins: 20 rentals available
  • Cottages: 20 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 58 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Huntsville?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 91 vacation rentals with pool available in Huntsville. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.