Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Edinburg

The wildlife and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Edinburg. This welcoming city is known for its shopping, university setting and cafés. Museum of South Texas History and International Museum of Art and Science are just a couple of the must-sees 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 and around Edinburg

Do you want to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Edinburg a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Los Lagos Golf Club (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Palm View Golf Course (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Shary Municipal Golf Course (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Valley Nature Center (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Tierra Santa Golf Club (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Palms at Mid Valley (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Edinburg

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Edinburg is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • McAllen Botanical Gardens (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Zinnia Park (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Fireman's Park (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Anzalduas Park (14.9 mi / 23.9 km)
  • Frontera Audubon Society (15 mi / 24.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Edinburg

Fly into McAllen, TX (MFE-Miller Intl.), the closest airport, located 9.6 mi (15.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Reynosa, Tamaulipas (REX-General Lucio Blanco Intl.), which is 20.4 mi (32.8 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Edinburg, TX?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 79 vacation rentals around Edinburg. From 37 house rentals to 11 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent a beach property in Edinburg?

Sparkling waters, golden sands and spectacular sunsets as your canvas. If that's your idea of a vacation, now's your opportunity to totally bliss out. Vrbo has 7 beachside vacation homes. At Vrbo, we believe variety is the spice of life. With that in mind, why not take a peek through some of our other rental properties? Our selection here includes:

  • 2 golf-front vacation rentals.
  • 2 golf-view vacation rentals.

Can I rent a hotel in Edinburg?

Whether you're looking for a place that greets its guests with an icy bottle of Champagne and a cheese platter or you're simply after a comfy bed to conk out in after a long day of sightseeing, we've got the perfect hotel for you. Presently, there are 37 options available on Vrbo. Prices start at as little as $46 per night. If that doesn't agree with your squad's style, we have a range of other rental options to choose from, such as:

  • House: 28 vacation homes. Prices start from $58 per night.
  • Condo: 5 vacation homes. Prices start from $120 per night.
  • Townhome: 3 vacation homes. Prices start from $69 per night.

Can I stay in Edinburg in a large group?

The recipe for a memorable vacation is catching up with close friends and family in an exciting new place. If you're hitting the road with a large group, Vrbo has options for you. 8 house vacation homes are listed. Presently, they're the top option here for sizeable groups. Around the area, rental properties that are suitable for larger sized groups include:

  • If yours is a party of 6, we've got 15 vacation homes just right for that size. Spend a night from just $71.
  • Keen to find a rental property for 5 people? We have 12 that will be perfect. You can book one for as little as $69 a night.
  • Searching for properties for rent suitable for 8 guests? You'll be delighted to know we have 10 that'll be ideal. You can score one for as little as $89 per night.

You and your crew will be well looked after when you organize your Edinburg adventure through us!