Destination guide

The natural setting of Huntsville is ready to explore

The area's museums and monuments are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Huntsville. Renowned for its university setting, restaurants and bird watching, this city welcomes all visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Huntsville

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Huntsville a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ravens Nest Golf Club (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Texas National Golf Club (24 mi / 38.6 km)
  • 7 Acre Wood (26.6 mi / 42.9 km)
  • Wedgewood Golf Course (28.3 mi / 45.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Huntsville

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Huntsville. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Huntsville State Park (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Lake Conroe (21.5 mi / 34.6 km)
  • Sam Houston National Forest (22.9 mi / 36.9 km)
  • Lake Madison Park (24.5 mi / 39.5 km)
  • Wolf Creek Park (25.5 mi / 41.1 km)
  • Double Lake Recreation (29.5 mi / 47.4 km)

Traveling to and around Huntsville

The nearest airport is in Houston, TX (IAH-George Bush Intercontinental), located 54.2 mi (87.3 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Huntsville?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 190 holiday lettings near Huntsville. From 73 Houses to 17 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Huntsville for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Sam Houston State University: 23 holiday lettings
  • Old Main Memorial: 21 holiday lettings
  • Sam Houston Memorial Museum: 22 holiday lettings
  • Ravens Nest Golf Club: 28 holiday lettings
  • Huntsville State Park: 191 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 73 Houses in Huntsville. Our other popular types of Huntsville holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 17 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 17 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 70 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Huntsville?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 103 holiday homes with pool available in Huntsville. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.