Destination guide

Travel to lively Norman

The area's live music and festivals are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Norman. This city's sporting events, university setting and shopping draw many visitors. Gaylord Family - Oklahoma Memorial Stadium and Chesapeake Energy Arena are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Norman

Are you looking for things to do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Norman a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Oklahoma City Zoo (20.9 mi / 33.7 km)
  • Jimmie Austin Golf Course (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Andy Alligators Fun Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Moore Golf and Athletic Club (7.7 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Earlywine Park Golf Course (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Trosper Park Golf Course (14.9 mi / 24 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Norman

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Norman is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Myriad Botanical Gardens (17.3 mi / 27.9 km)
  • George M. Sutton Wilderness Park (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Veterans Memorial Park (7.9 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Lake Thunderbird State Park (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Earlywine Park (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Lightning Creek Park (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Norman

Fly into Oklahoma City, OK (OKC-Will Rogers World), the closest airport, located 14.9 mi (23.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Oklahoma City, OK (PWA-Wiley Post), which is 24.1 mi (38.7 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Norman Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Norman?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 250 holiday lettings around Norman. From 72 flats & apartments to 104 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a city-centre property in Norman?

Tiny hotel rooms are easy to forget. Living like a local in the bustling central streets of a thrilling new destination is most definitely not. HomeAway has 13 centrally located holiday properties available. Alternatively, you might want to try something different. HomeAway has a few additional options, including 10 town holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Norman?

If you're searching for a home away from home for your trip, renting an entire house is a great idea. You and your crew will have loads of space for all sorts of getaway activities. There are 116 houses currently available on HomeAway. Prices start from £35 per night. If that doesn't fit with your group's style, we've got a range of different self-catering accommodation options to pick from, such as:

  • Hotel: 93 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £31 per night.
  • Apartment: 52 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £36 per night.
  • Condo: 12 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £42 per night.

Can I stay in Norman in a large group?

Whether you're taking off on a break with the extended family or spending a few nights away with your old school crew, it's a whole lot of fun hanging out in a new place together! And the great news is that HomeAway has places that'll suit. The favourite choice for bigger groups here are house holiday rentals, and there are 23 currently listed. If you are hoping to stay in a big group, the holiday rentals that can meet your needs include:

  • On the hunt for places that can fit 6 of you? We have 45 that will suit. Prices begin from just £42 per night.
  • Need somewhere for 5 people? We have 25 that will work well. You can get one for as little as £56 a night.
  • Seeking properties for rent catering to 8 people? You'll be pleased to hear we have 24 that'll be perfect. You can bag one for as little as £101 per night.

You and all your mates will be well looked after when you plan your Norman getaway with us!

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Norman?

Friends are the family we choose. Rejuvenate the bonds with your nearest and dearest and book a cost-conscious holiday with HomeAway. Northwest Oklahoma City is a good area to look at if you want to keep an eye on your budget. HomeAway has 43 holiday rentals, and the average price is a modest £74 per night. Southwest Oklahoma City is another great option. We've got holiday rentals here, and the average price is around £75 a night.