Destination guide

Find the perfect holiday rental for your Friendswood getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Friendswood with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city's shopping, restaurants and sporting events draw many visitors. Johnson Space Center - NASA and Kemah Boardwalk are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Friendswood

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Friendswood a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kemah Boardwalk (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Houston Zoo (17.9 mi / 28.9 km)
  • Timber Creek Golf Club (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Bayou Wildlife Park (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Space Center Houston (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Beacon Lake Golf Course (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Friendswood

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Friendswood is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lynn Gripon Park at Countryside (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Challenger 7 Memorial Park (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Resoft County Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Walter Hall Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • League Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Dr. Ned & Fay Dudney Nature Center (6.2 mi / 10 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Friendswood

The nearest airport is in Houston, TX (EFD-Ellington Field), located 6.2 mi (10 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Houston, TX (HOU-William P. Hobby), which is 10.6 mi (17.1 km) away.

Where to stay around Friendswood?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 135 holiday lettings near Friendswood. From 80 Houses to 35 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 Friendswood is on HomeAway.

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

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 Friendswood:

  • Jamaica Beach: 183 holiday homes
  • Bermuda Beach: 60 holiday homes
  • Northside: 256 holiday homes
  • South Central Houston: 657 holiday homes
  • Greater East End: 98 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 Friendswood?

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

  • Timber Creek Golf Club: 1,154 holiday lettings
  • River Oaks Country Club: 1,695 holiday lettings
  • The Galleria: 1,388 holiday lettings
  • 1940 Air Terminal Museum: 1,627 holiday lettings
  • Lynn Gripon Park at Countryside: 264 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 80 Houses in Friendswood. Our other popular types of Friendswood holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 35 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 6 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Friendswood?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 49 holiday homes with pool available in Friendswood. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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