Destination guide

Captivating Reno will entice you

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Reno. Well known for its casino gaming, restaurants and sporting events, this welcoming city won't disappoint. For a bit of culture, visit Nevada Historical Society, National Automobile Museum or Nevada Museum of Art. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Reno

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Reno a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Animal Ark (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Sierra Safari Zoo (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Fleischmann Planetarium and Science Center (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Great Basin Adventure (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe (28.3 mi / 45.6 km)
  • Sierra Sage Golf Course (11.2 mi / 18 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Reno

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Reno. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sparks Marina Park (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Rancho San Rafael Park (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Wilbur D. May Center (13.3 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Wingfield Park (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Idlewild Park (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Virginia Lake Park (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Reno

Fly into Reno, NV (RNO-Reno-Tahoe Intl.), the closest airport, located 15.1 mi (24.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Truckee, CA (TKF-Truckee Tahoe), which is 35.8 mi (57.5 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Reno Station.

Where to stay around Reno?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 135 holiday lettings near Reno. From 72 Houses to 33 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 Reno is on HomeAway.

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

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 Reno:

  • Northeast Reno: 40 holiday homes
  • West University: 41 holiday homes
  • Old Southwest: 39 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 25 holiday homes
  • Midtown: 26 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 Reno?

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

  • Sierra Safari Zoo: 122 holiday lettings
  • Reno Events Center: 151 holiday lettings
  • Terry Lee Wells Nevada Discovery Museum: 161 holiday lettings
  • Mackay Stadium: 129 holiday lettings
  • Reno Aces Ballpark: 147 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 72 Houses in Reno. Our other popular types of Reno holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 33 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 13 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Reno?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 36 holiday homes with pool available in Reno. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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