What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Gun Barrel City?

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

  • Athens Scuba Park: 110 holiday lettings
  • Henderson County Fairgrounds: 92 holiday lettings
  • First Monday Trade Days: 50 holiday lettings
  • Henderson County Performing Arts Center: 96 holiday lettings
  • Tara Vineyards and Winery: 138 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Gun Barrel City 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.

Take in the lakeside beauty of Gun Barrel City

The wildlife, lake and parks are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Gun Barrel City. This trendy city allures visitors with its fishing and shopping. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities and attractions in Gun Barrel City

Are you searching for things to do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Gun Barrel City has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cedar Creek Country Club (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Whatz-Up Family Fun Park (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Tara Vineyards and Winery (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Twin Lakes Golf Course (18.8 mi / 30.3 km)
  • Henderson County Fairgrounds (20.2 mi / 32.5 km)

Exploring the natural features in Gun Barrel City

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Gun Barrel City is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tom Finley Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • East Texas Arboretum (16.6 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Athens City Park (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Athens Scuba Park (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
  • Central Park (18.5 mi / 29.7 km)
  • Cain Park II (19.3 mi / 31.1 km)