Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Benton

The parks and beaches provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Benton. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Benton

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Benton a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mamie Hicks Park (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Jubilee Zoo (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Querbes Park Golf Course (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
  • Red River National Wildlife Refuge (19.3 mi / 31 km)
  • C. Bickham Dickson Park (19.8 mi / 31.9 km)
  • Olde Oaks Golf Club (20.2 mi / 32.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Benton

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

  • Cypress Black Bayou Park and Recreation Area (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Walbrook Park (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Mamie Hicks Park (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
  • R.S. Barnwell Memorial Garden & Art Center (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Riverview Park (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • J. Bennett Johnston Waterway Regional Visitor Center (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Benton

The nearest airport is in Shreveport, LA (SHV-Shreveport Regional), located 21.7 mi (35 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Texarkana, AR (TXK-Texarkana Regional), which is 54.4 mi (87.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Benton, LA?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 20 vacation rentals near Benton. From 14 Houses to 4 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Benton for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Benton?

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

  • Cypress Black Bayou Park and Recreation Area: 30 vacation rentals
  • Louisiana Boardwalk: 33 vacation rentals
  • Horseshoe Bossier City Casino: 33 vacation rentals
  • Sam's Town Casino: 33 vacation rentals
  • Red River National Wildlife Refuge: 34 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Benton listed on Vrbo 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 Benton?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 14 Houses in Benton. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Benton include:

  • Cabins: 4 rentals available
  • Cottages: 4 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 4 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Benton?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 17 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Benton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.