Where to stay around Houston, TX?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 2,982 vacation rentals near Houston. From 1,467 Hotels to 677 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Houston for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

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

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 Houston:

  • Montrose: 165 vacation rentals
  • Houston Heights: 515 vacation rentals
  • Museum District: 192 vacation rentals
  • Central Business District: 201 vacation rentals
  • Southeast Houston: 500 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 Houston?

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

  • NRG Stadium: 1,188 vacation rentals
  • The Galleria: 1,281 vacation rentals
  • Rice Village: 2,004 vacation rentals
  • University of Houston - Downtown: 2,065 vacation rentals
  • Sam Houston Race Park: 1,898 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Houston 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 Hotels in Houston?

Yes, of course. VRBO has 1,467 Hotels in Houston. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Houston include:

  • Houses: 677 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 571 rentals available
  • Studios: 453 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 Houston?

Yes, you can select your prefered vacation rental with pool among our 1,877 vacation rentals with pool available in Houston. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    The artsy area of Houston awaits your stay

    Enjoy the area's theater scene, live music and festivals and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Houston. Travelers to this cosmopolitan city praise the sporting events, art and shopping. For a bit of culture, visit Johnson Space Center - NASA, Menil Collection or Children's Museum of Houston. 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 Houston

    Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Houston a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Houston Zoo (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
    • Kemah Boardwalk (25.5 mi / 41 km)
    • Downtown Aquarium (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Cockrell Butterfly Center (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
    • River Oaks Country Club (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
    • Gus Wortham Golf Course (3.9 mi / 6.4 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Houston

    Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Houston is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Discovery Green (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
    • Memorial Park (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
    • Tranquility Park (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
    • Market Square Park (0.3 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Sam Houston Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Sesquicentennial Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)