Destination guide

Captivating Sparks will entice you

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Sparks. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the casino gaming, restaurants and shopping. National Automobile Museum and National Bowling Stadium are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Sparks

Are you hoping to find things to do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Sparks a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Fleischmann Planetarium and Science Center (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Great Basin Adventure (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Sierra Safari Zoo (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Animal Ark (18.1 mi / 29.2 km)
  • Fun Quest (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Sparks

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Sparks is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sparks Marina Park (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Wingfield Park (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Virginia Lake Park (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Wilbur D. May Center (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Idlewild Park (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Rancho San Rafael Park (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Sparks

The nearest airport is in Reno, NV (RNO-Reno-Tahoe Intl.), located 2.2 mi (3.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Truckee, CA (TKF-Truckee Tahoe), which is 25.5 mi (41 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Sparks?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 204 holiday lettings around Sparks. From 94 houses to 50 flats & apartments, 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 Sparks?

There are countless reasons to stay somewhere central when you go on holiday in a new city, but you can't go past the number one draw — location, location, location! HomeAway has 36 city centre holiday homes available. Of course, that might not be everyone's style. Luckily, HomeAway has loads more options, including:

  • 32 mountain-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 18 resort holiday accommodation options.
  • 12 mountainside holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Sparks?

If you want an authentic holiday experience and love having lots of room to move, renting an entire house is the way to go. There are 89 houses currently on HomeAway. Prices start at £39 per night. Or maybe you'd rather go for one of the area's other popular self-catering accommodation options, such as:

  • Hotel: 35 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £35 per night.
  • Condo: 21 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £54 per night.
  • Resort: 19 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £39 per night.

Can I stay in Sparks in a large group?

There's nothing more memorable than staying somewhere totally new with extended family and friends. And the great news is HomeAway has places to suit large groups. Why not take a look at the 16 house holiday rentals featured here? They're the top choice for large groups of visitors. Around the area, the properties that are suitable for large groups include:

  • Searching for rentals that can sleep 6 holiday makers? We have 82 that will be perfect. Prices start from £76 per night.
  • Keen to find somewhere for 8 guests? We have 58 that will suit. The starting price is £58 per night.
  • Looking for places for rent catering to 5 people? You'll be thrilled to know we have 30 that'll be perfect. You can bag one from just £35 per night.

You and your crew will be well catered to when you book your Sparks getaway through us!

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Sparks?

Friends are the family we choose. Rejuvenate the bonds with your nearest and dearest and organise a thrifty stay with HomeAway. Midtown is a magnet for bargain hunters. And with 23 HomeAway holiday rentals at an average price of £82 a night, it isn't difficult to see why. Northeast Reno is another good option. HomeAway has holiday rentals here, and the average price is around £87 per night.