Where to stay around Houston?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 2,776 vacation rentals near Houston. From 1,245 Hotels to 676 Houses, 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 is the best area to stay when traveling to Houston?

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 Houston:

  • Houston Heights: 511 vacation rentals
  • Texas Medical Center: 72 vacation rentals
  • Montrose: 164 vacation rentals
  • River Oaks: 77 vacation rentals
  • East Downtown: 116 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 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:

  • The Galleria: 1,176 vacation rentals
  • NRG Stadium: 1,104 vacation rentals
  • 1940 Air Terminal Museum: 1,674 vacation rentals
  • Johnson Space Center - NASA: 225 vacation rentals
  • George R. Brown Convention Center: 1,988 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 Hotels in Houston?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,245 Hotels in Houston. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Houston include:

  • Houses: 676 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 589 rentals available
  • Studios: 470 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Houston?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 1,702 vacation rentals with pool available in Houston. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    The artsy area of Houston awaits your stay

    Enjoy the area's theater scene, live music and festivals and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Houston. Travelers to this cosmopolitan city praise the sporting events, art and shopping. For a bit of culture, visit Johnson Space Center - NASA, Menil Collection or Children's Museum of Houston. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

    Sightseeing in and around Houston

    Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Houston a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Houston Zoo (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
    • Kemah Boardwalk (25.5 mi / 41 km)
    • Downtown Aquarium (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Cockrell Butterfly Center (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
    • River Oaks Country Club (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
    • Gus Wortham Golf Course (3.9 mi / 6.4 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Houston

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

    • Discovery Green (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
    • Memorial Park (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
    • Tranquility Park (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
    • Market Square Park (0.3 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Sam Houston Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Sesquicentennial Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)