Destination guide

The charming city of Memorial awaits you

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Memorial. Travelers to this romantic city praise the shopping, hockey games and restaurants. Houston Zoo and Discovery Green are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Memorial

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Memorial a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Houston Zoo (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Downtown Aquarium (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Lakeside Country Club (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Houston Country Club (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Sharpstown Golf Course (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Westwood Golf Club (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Memorial

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Memorial is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Discovery Green (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Memorial Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Bear Creek Pioneers Park (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Houston Arboretum and Nature Center (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Gerald D. Hines Waterwall Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Memorial

The nearest airport is in Houston, TX (HOU-William P. Hobby), located 18.1 mi (29.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Houston, TX (IAH-George Bush Intercontinental), which is 19.1 mi (30.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Memorial?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,419 vacation rentals near Memorial. From 460 Houses to 725 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 Memorial for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Memorial?

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 Memorial:

  • Houston Heights: 591 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 877 vacation rentals
  • Lake Houston: 30 vacation rentals
  • Montrose: 214 vacation rentals
  • Texas Medical Center: 177 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 Memorial?

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

  • Houston Community College - Energy Corridor: 1,580 vacation rentals
  • Town and Country Village: 1,588 vacation rentals
  • The Galleria: 1,284 vacation rentals
  • Rienzi Mansion: 1,570 vacation rentals
  • Minute Maid Park: 1,525 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 460 Houses in Memorial. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Memorial include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 725 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 17 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 Memorial?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 557 vacation rentals with pool available in Memorial. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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