Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Harlingen

Come and experience Harlingen and its history, churches and architecture. Renowned for its shopping, bird watching and restaurants, 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.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Harlingen

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 Harlingen a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tony Butler Municipal Golf Course (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Treasure Hills Golf Club (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Palms at Mid Valley (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Bobz World (18.1 mi / 29.2 km)
  • Valley Nature Center (19 mi / 30.6 km)
  • Raymondville Golf Course (19.3 mi / 31 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Harlingen

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Harlingen is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Victor Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Harlingen Soccer Complex (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Estero Llano Grande State Park (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
  • Brownsville Sports Park (17 mi / 27.3 km)
  • Frontera Audubon Society (18.6 mi / 30 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Harlingen

Fly into Harlingen, TX (HRL-Valley Intl.), the closest airport, located 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Brownsville, TX (BRO-Brownsville-South Padre Island Intl.), which is 25.6 mi (41.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Harlingen?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 18 vacation rentals near Harlingen. From 8 Houses to 7 Caravans, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Harlingen for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Harlingen Medical Center: 36 vacation rentals
  • Tony Butler Municipal Golf Course: 26 vacation rentals
  • Victor Park: 26 vacation rentals
  • Treasure Hills Golf Club: 42 vacation rentals
  • South Texas Virginia Health Care Center at Harlingen: 38 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 8 Houses in Harlingen. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Harlingen include:

  • Caravans: 7 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Harlingen?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 7 vacation rentals with pool available in Harlingen. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.