Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Friendswood getaway

Experience the unique character of Friendswood with a stay in a vacation home rental. This city's shopping, restaurants and sporting events draw many visitors. Johnson Space Center - NASA and Kemah Boardwalk are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Friendswood

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 makes Friendswood a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kemah Boardwalk (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Houston Zoo (17.9 mi / 28.9 km)
  • Timber Creek Golf Club (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Bayou Wildlife Park (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Space Center Houston (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Beacon Lake Golf Course (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Friendswood

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

  • Lynn Gripon Park at Countryside (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Challenger 7 Memorial Park (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Resoft County Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Walter Hall Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • League Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Dr. Ned & Fay Dudney Nature Center (6.2 mi / 10 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Friendswood

The nearest airport is in Houston, TX (EFD-Ellington Field), located 6.2 mi (10 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 (HOU-William P. Hobby), which is 10.6 mi (17.1 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Friendswood, TX?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 136 vacation rentals around Friendswood. From 81 house rentals to 35 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

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

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 Friendswood:

  • Jamaica Beach: 186 vacation rentals
  • Pirates Beach: 726 vacation rentals
  • Bermuda Beach: 60 vacation rentals
  • Houston Heights: 669 vacation rentals
  • Beachside Village: 79 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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

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

  • Timber Creek Golf Club: 1,183 vacation rentals
  • Best Shot Range: 1,182 vacation rentals
  • Kemah Boardwalk: 81 vacation rentals
  • Galveston Island State Park: 2,379 vacation rentals
  • The Galleria: 1,415 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 81 Houses in Friendswood. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Friendswood include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 35 rentals available
  • Cabins: 6 rentals available
  • Cottages: 6 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 Friendswood?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 49 vacation rentals with pool available in Friendswood. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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