Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Denton

Enjoy the area's live music, theater scene and festivals and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Denton. Renowned for its university setting, shopping and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. Texas Motor Speedway and Grapevine Mills Mall are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Denton

Do you want to find things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Denton a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Water Works Park (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Tour 18 Dallas (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Bridlewood Golf Club (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • DFW Adventure Park (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Steward Peninsula Golf Course (15.1 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Hawaiian Falls Roanoke (15.5 mi / 25 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Denton

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Denton is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Arbor Hills Nature Preserve (20.1 mi / 32.4 km)
  • Ray Roberts Lake State Park (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Grapevine Lake (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Grapevine Botanical Gardens (19.4 mi / 31.2 km)
  • Parks at Town Center (20.3 mi / 32.7 km)

How to get to and around Denton

The nearest airport is in Dallas, TX (DFW-Dallas-Fort Worth Intl.), located 22.6 mi (36.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Dallas, TX (ADS-Addison), which is 24.5 mi (39.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Denton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 891 holiday lettings near Denton. From 570 Houses to 194 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Denton is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Denton?

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 Denton:

  • Park Central: 45 holiday homes
  • Far North Dallas: 166 holiday homes
  • Northwest Dallas: 23 holiday homes
  • Las Colinas: 20 holiday homes
  • Lake Highlands: 34 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 Denton?

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

  • Water Works: 141 holiday lettings
  • University of North Texas: 157 holiday lettings
  • Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum: 165 holiday lettings
  • Dr. Pepper StarCenter at Farmers Branch: 1,273 holiday lettings
  • Mary Kay Museum: 1,184 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 570 Houses in Denton. Our other popular types of Denton holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 194 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 20 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 47 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Denton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 249 holiday homes with pool available in Denton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.