Destination guide

Historic Canyon will entice you

Take a vacation to Canyon and enjoy the area's museums, history and churches. This city's football games, university setting and parks draw many visitors. Cadillac Ranch and Amarillo Museum of Art are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Canyon

Do you want to find top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Canyon a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Don Harrington Discovery Center (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Splash Amarillo (17.3 mi / 27.9 km)
  • Bar Z Winery (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Elkins Ranch (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Comanche Trail Golf Club (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Ross Rogers Golf Course (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Canyon

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Canyon is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Palo Duro Canyon (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
  • John Stiff Memorial Dog Park (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Amarillo Botanical Gardens (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Jaycee Park (29.4 mi / 47.4 km)

Traveling to and around Canyon

The nearest airport is in Amarillo, TX (AMA-Rick Husband Amarillo Intl.), located 20.7 mi (33.3 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Canyon?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 74 holiday lettings near Canyon. From 33 Houses to 21 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Canyon 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 Canyon?

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

  • Palo Duro Canyon State Park: 39 holiday lettings
  • Palo Duro Canyon: 35 holiday lettings
  • Bar Z Winery: 86 holiday lettings
  • Elkins Ranch: 69 holiday lettings
  • The Lighthouse: 46 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 33 Houses in Canyon. Our other popular types of Canyon holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 21 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 21 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 21 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 Canyon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 10 holiday homes with pool available in Canyon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.