Destination guide

Choose a holiday rental for your Rio Hondo getaway

Enjoy the museums and other features of Rio Hondo. This city has something for everyone. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Rio Hondo

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 check out everything that makes Rio Hondo a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Treasure Hills Golf Club (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Bobz World (13.8 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Tony Butler Municipal Golf Course (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • South Padre Island Golf Club (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Rollie Melville Community Park (20 mi / 32.2 km)
  • New Fishing Pier (20 mi / 32.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Rio Hondo

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

  • Harlingen Soccer Complex (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Victor Park (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Brownsville Sports Park (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
  • Rollie Melville Community Park (20 mi / 32.2 km)
  • South Padre Island Beach (22.2 mi / 35.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Rio Hondo

The nearest airport is in Harlingen, TX (HRL-Valley Intl.), located 11.3 mi (18.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Brownsville, TX (BRO-Brownsville-South Padre Island Intl.), which is 25 mi (40.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Rio Hondo?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 29 holiday lettings near Rio Hondo. From 18 Houses to 2 Studios, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Rio Hondo for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Rio Hondo?

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

  • Valley Baptist Hospital - Harlingen: 38 holiday lettings
  • Palo Alto Battlefield National Historic Site: 174 holiday lettings
  • South Padre Island Golf Club: 1,871 holiday lettings
  • South Padre Island Convention Centre: 1,829 holiday lettings
  • Boca Chica State Park: 1,842 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Rio Hondo 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 Rio Hondo?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 18 Houses in Rio Hondo. Our other popular types of Rio Hondo holiday rentals include:

  • Studios: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Lodges: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Caravans: 4 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Rio Hondo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7 holiday homes with pool available in Rio Hondo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.