Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Dallas

The area's history and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Dallas. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the hiking, golfing and university setting. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Dallas

Are you searching for things to do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Dallas a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Creekside Golf & Country Club (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • The Frog Golf Course (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Cobblestone Golf Course (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Lakepoint Sports (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Rocky Branch Railroad and Ghost Town (19.4 mi / 31.2 km)
  • Six Flags White Water (19.9 mi / 32 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Dallas

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Dallas is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Civil War Trailhead Park (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Dallas Landing Park (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Etowah Indian Mounds State Park (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Acworth Beach (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Cauble Park (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Terminus Wake Park (14.1 mi / 22.8 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Dallas

Fly into Atlanta, GA (FTY-Fulton County), the closest airport, located 23.2 mi (37.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Atlanta, GA (ATL-Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Intl.), which is 32.1 mi (51.7 km) away.

Where to stay around Dallas?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 97 vacation rentals near Dallas. From 78 Houses to 7 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 Dallas for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Dallas:

  • Southwestern: 1,031 vacation rentals
  • Cliftondale: 54 vacation rentals
  • Cumberland: 44 vacation rentals
  • Greenbriar: 25 vacation rentals
  • Paces: 15 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 Dallas?

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

  • Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site: 311 vacation rentals
  • Chattahoochee Technical College Paulding: 211 vacation rentals
  • Paulding County Historical Society and Museum: 177 vacation rentals
  • WellStar Paulding Hospital: 164 vacation rentals
  • Paulding County Courthouse: 172 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 78 Houses in Dallas. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Dallas include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 7 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Dallas?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 12 vacation rentals with pool available in Dallas. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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