Destination guide

Take in the riverfront beauty of Richardson

The riverfront and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Richardson. This welcoming city is known for its sporting events, shopping and restaurants. Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center and American Airlines Center are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Richardson

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Richardson a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dallas World Aquarium (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Dallas Zoo (17 mi / 27.4 km)
  • Hawaiian Falls Firewheel (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Firewheel Golf Park (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Pecan Hollow Golf Course (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Los Rios Golf Club (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Richardson

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Richardson is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Arbor Hills Nature Preserve (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Breckinridge Park (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Celestial Park (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Quorum Park (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Addison Circle Park (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Richardson

Fly into Dallas, TX (ADS-Addison), the closest airport, located 7.1 mi (11.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Dallas, TX (DAL-Love Field), which is 12 mi (19.2 km) away.

Utilise the area's public transport and catch a ride on the metro at Galatyn Park Station or Spring Valley Station and easily see more of the city.

Where to stay around Richardson?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,113 holiday lettings near Richardson. From 466 Houses to 518 Flats, 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 Richardson is on HomeAway.

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

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 Richardson:

  • Victory Park: 137 holiday homes
  • Far North Dallas: 170 holiday homes
  • Park Cities: 126 holiday homes
  • Oak Cliff: 67 holiday homes
  • Uptown: 460 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 Richardson?

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

  • University of Texas at Dallas: 1,178 holiday lettings
  • Pecan Hollow Golf Course: 1,052 holiday lettings
  • Breckinridge Park: 1,041 holiday lettings
  • Firewheel Town Center Mall: 1,065 holiday lettings
  • Dealey Plaza: 1,121 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 466 Houses in Richardson. Our other popular types of Richardson holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 518 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 66 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 9 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Richardson?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 391 holiday homes with pool available in Richardson. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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