Destination guide

Why people love visiting historic Fort Davis

Enjoy the history and other features of Fort Davis. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the mountain views, hiking and stargazing. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Fort Davis

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Fort Davis is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Davis Mountains State Park (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Chihuahuan Desert Nature Center and Botanical Garden (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Balmorhea State Park (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
  • Shipman Park (27.6 mi / 44.4 km)
  • Kokernot Park (27.7 mi / 44.6 km)
  • Marfa Lights Viewing Center (30 mi / 48.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Fort Davis

The nearest airport is in Marfa, TX (MRF), located 24.2 mi (39 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Fort Davis?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 88 vacation rentals near Fort Davis. From 73 Houses to 8 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Fort Davis for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Davis Mountains State Park: 15 vacation rentals
  • Fort Davis National Historic Site: 19 vacation rentals
  • McDonald Observatory: 15 vacation rentals
  • Chihuahuan Desert Nature Center and Botanical Garden: 50 vacation rentals
  • Overland Trail Museum: 19 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Fort Davis 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 Fort Davis?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 73 Houses in Fort Davis. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Fort Davis include:

  • Cabins: 8 rentals available
  • Cottages: 8 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 8 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Fort Davis?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 15 vacation rentals with pool available in Fort Davis. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.