Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Lake Dallas

The riverfront and lake provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Lake Dallas. This welcoming and relaxing city is known for its camping, restaurants and shopping. Irving Convention Center 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 Lake Dallas

Do you want to discover things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Lake Dallas a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bridlewood Golf Club (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Steward Peninsula Golf Course (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Tour 18 Dallas (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Hawaiian Falls The Colony (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • SEA LIFE Grapevine Aquarium (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Legoland Discovery Center (10.5 mi / 16.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Lake Dallas

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Lake Dallas is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Arbor Hills Nature Preserve (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Grapevine Lake (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Grapevine Botanical Gardens (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Sam Houston Trail Park (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Quorum Park (15.5 mi / 25 km)
  • Farmers Branch Historical Park (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)

How to get to and around Lake Dallas

The nearest airport is in Dallas, TX (DFW-Dallas-Fort Worth Intl.), located 15.2 mi (24.5 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 15.4 mi (24.9 km) away.

Where to stay around Lake Dallas?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 121 holiday lettings near Lake Dallas. From 83 Houses to 7 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 Lake Dallas is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Lake Dallas?

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 Lake Dallas:

  • Old East Dallas: 394 holiday homes
  • Park Central: 54 holiday homes
  • Far North Dallas: 193 holiday homes
  • Northwest Dallas: 23 holiday homes
  • Las Colinas: 30 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 Lake Dallas?

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

  • Dr. Pepper StarCenter at Farmers Branch: 1,372 holiday lettings
  • University of Texas at Dallas: 1,265 holiday lettings
  • University of Dallas: 1,343 holiday lettings
  • Museum of Biblical Art: 1,247 holiday lettings
  • Dr Pepper Arena: 611 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Lake Dallas 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 Lake Dallas?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 83 Houses in Lake Dallas. Our other popular types of Lake Dallas holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 5 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Lake Dallas?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 30 holiday homes with pool available in Lake Dallas. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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