Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Denton

Enjoy the area's live music, theatre scene and festivals with a rental holiday home in Denton. Renowned for its university setting, shopping and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. Texas Motor Speedway and Grapevine Mills Mall 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 and attractions in and around Denton

Do you want to find things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Denton a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Water Works Park (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Tour 18 Dallas (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Bridlewood Golf Club (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • DFW Adventure Park (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Steward Peninsula Golf Course (15.1 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Hawaiian Falls Roanoke (15.5 mi / 25 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Denton

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Denton is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Arbor Hills Nature Preserve (20.1 mi / 32.4 km)
  • Ray Roberts Lake State Park (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Grapevine Lake (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Grapevine Botanical Gardens (19.4 mi / 31.2 km)
  • Parks at Town Center (20.3 mi / 32.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Denton

The nearest airport is in Dallas, TX (DFW-Dallas-Fort Worth Intl.), located 22.6 mi (36.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Dallas, TX (ADS-Addison), which is 24.5 mi (39.5 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Denton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,081 holiday lettings around Denton. From 617 Houses to 330 Flats, 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.

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

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 Denton:

  • Far North Dallas: 196 holiday homes
  • Park Cities: 134 holiday homes
  • Las Colinas: 28 holiday homes
  • Northwest Dallas: 26 holiday homes
  • Lake Highlands: 39 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 Denton?

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

  • University of North Texas: 191 holiday lettings
  • Denton County African American Museum: 198 holiday lettings
  • Water Works: 180 holiday lettings
  • Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum: 200 holiday lettings
  • NRH2O Family Water Park: 557 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 617 Houses in Denton. Our other popular types of Denton holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 330 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 47 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Denton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 360 holiday homes with pool available in Denton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.