Destination guide

Head to the lively city of The Woodlands

Enjoy the area's live music, theater scene and festivals and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in The Woodlands. This welcoming city allures visitors with its shopping and restaurants. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in The Woodlands

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that The Woodlands has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • The Woodlands Golf Resort (1.5 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Woodlands Country Club Palmer Course (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • August Pines Golf Course (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • TGR Exotics Wildlife Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Lake Windcrest Golf Club (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in The Woodlands

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in The Woodlands. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mercer Arboretum and Botanic Gardens (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Meyer Park (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Edgewater Park (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Spring Creek Park (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • 100 Acre Wood Preserve (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around The Woodlands

The nearest airport is in Houston, TX (IAH-George Bush Intercontinental), located 14.1 mi (22.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Houston, TX (HOU-William P. Hobby), which is 36.8 mi (59.2 km) away.

Where to stay around The Woodlands?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 160 holiday lettings near The Woodlands. From 87 Houses to 47 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover The Woodlands area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to The Woodlands?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in The Woodlands:

  • Grogan's Mill: 30 holiday homes
  • Panther Creek: 34 holiday homes
  • Northwest Houston: 40 holiday homes
  • Northeast Houston: 38 holiday homes
  • Lake Houston: 27 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to The Woodlands?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in The Woodlands. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Woodlands Mall: 351 holiday lettings
  • Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion: 330 holiday lettings
  • The Woodlands Golf Resort: 292 holiday lettings
  • Woodlands Country Club Palmer Course: 365 holiday lettings
  • Market Street: 353 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around The Woodlands listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in The Woodlands?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 87 Houses in The Woodlands. Our other popular types of The Woodlands holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 47 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 12 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in The Woodlands?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 89 holiday homes with pool available in The Woodlands. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.