Destination guide

Head to the lively city of Grand Prairie

The area's live music and theater scene are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Grand Prairie. This city's sporting events, theme park and shopping draw many visitors. Six Flags Over Texas and AT&T Stadium 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.


Activities and attractions in and around Grand Prairie

Are you searching for things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Grand Prairie a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Six Flags Over Texas (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Six Flags Hurricane Harbor (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Dallas World Aquarium (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Dallas Zoo (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Epic Waters Indoor Waterpark (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Dallas National Golf Course (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Grand Prairie

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Grand Prairie is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Mountain Creek Lake Park (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Running Bear Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Towne Lake Park (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Centennial Park (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Cedar Hill State Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Grand Prairie

The nearest airport is in Dallas, TX (DFW-Dallas-Fort Worth Intl.), located 12.2 mi (19.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Dallas, TX (DAL-Love Field), which is 12.5 mi (20.1 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Grand Prairie?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 315 vacation rentals near Grand Prairie. From 248 Houses to 19 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Grand Prairie for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Grand Prairie?

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 Grand Prairie:

  • Uptown: 558 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 546 vacation rentals
  • South Arlington: 97 vacation rentals
  • North Arlington: 50 vacation rentals
  • Lower Greenville: 589 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 Grand Prairie?

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

  • Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie: 1,268 vacation rentals
  • Mountain Creek Lake Park: 1,192 vacation rentals
  • Lone Star Park: 1,253 vacation rentals
  • Uptown Theater: 1,281 vacation rentals
  • Louis Tussaud's Palace of Wax: 1,282 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Grand Prairie 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 Grand Prairie?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 248 Houses in Grand Prairie. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Grand Prairie include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 19 rentals available
  • Cabins: 9 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 18 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 Grand Prairie?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 70 vacation rentals with pool available in Grand Prairie. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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