Destination guide

The captivating city of Mission awaits you

Come and experience Mission and its entertainment, festivals and art galleries. This city's shopping, university setting and restaurants draw many visitors. McAllen Botanical Gardens and International Museum of Art and Science are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Mission

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Mission has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Shary Municipal Golf Course (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Palm View Golf Course (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Reynosa Cultural Park (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Los Lagos Golf Club (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Mission

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Mission is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • McAllen Botanical Gardens (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Anzalduas Park (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Zinnia Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Fireman's Park (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Mission

Fly into McAllen, TX (MFE-Miller Intl.), the closest airport, located 5.8 mi (9.4 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Reynosa, Tamaulipas (REX-General Lucio Blanco Intl.), which is 15.4 mi (24.7 km) away.

Where to stay around Mission?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 48 vacation rentals near Mission. From 23 Houses to 4 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 Mission for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Shary Municipal Golf Course: 56 vacation rentals
  • National Butterfly Center: 50 vacation rentals
  • Anzalduas Park: 55 vacation rentals
  • McAllen Public Library: 58 vacation rentals
  • Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park: 51 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 23 Houses in Mission. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Mission include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 4 rentals available
  • Caravans: 5 rentals available
  • Studios: 3 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Mission?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 20 vacation rentals with pool available in Mission. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.