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Book a vacation rental for your Richmond getaway

The area's festivals and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Richmond. This city's horseback riding, restaurants and shopping draw many visitors. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Richmond

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Richmond has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Greatwood Golf Club (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Fort Bend County Fairgrounds (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Meadowbrook Farms Golf Club (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Westwood Golf Club (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Golf Club at Cinco Ranch (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Sharpstown Golf Course (16 mi / 25.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Richmond

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

  • Memorial Park (22.7 mi / 36.5 km)
  • George Bush Park (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Brazos Bend State Park (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Katy Park (19.2 mi / 30.9 km)
  • Bear Creek Pioneers Park (20.4 mi / 32.8 km)
  • Gerald D. Hines Waterwall Park (20.4 mi / 32.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Richmond

The nearest airport is in Houston, TX (HOU-William P. Hobby), located 27.7 mi (44.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Houston, TX (IAH-George Bush Intercontinental), which is 38.1 mi (61.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Richmond?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 225 vacation rentals near Richmond. From 155 Houses to 42 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 Richmond for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Richmond:

  • Houston Heights: 581 vacation rentals
  • South Central Houston: 612 vacation rentals
  • Texas Medical Center: 176 vacation rentals
  • Central Business District: 232 vacation rentals
  • Museum District: 326 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 Richmond?

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

  • George Ranch Historical Park: 250 vacation rentals
  • Rienzi Mansion: 1,547 vacation rentals
  • The Galleria: 1,271 vacation rentals
  • George R. Brown Convention Center: 1,507 vacation rentals
  • Minute Maid Park: 1,506 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 155 Houses in Richmond. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Richmond include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 42 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 17 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Richmond?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 71 vacation rentals with pool available in Richmond. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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