Destination guide

Take in the natural beauty of Garland

The area's entertainment and theatre scene are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Garland. This city's basketball games, shopping and restaurants draw many visitors. Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center and Dallas World Aquarium 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.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Garland

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Garland a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dallas World Aquarium (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Dallas Zoo (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Hawaiian Falls Firewheel (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Mesquite Golf Club (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Firewheel Golf Park (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Waterview Golf Course (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Garland

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

  • Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Arbor Hills Nature Preserve (16.3 mi / 26.3 km)
  • Breckinridge Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Muddy Creek Preserve Trail (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Lake Ray Hubbard (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • White Rock Lake Park (7 mi / 11.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Garland

The nearest airport is in Dallas, TX (ADS-Addison), located 12.8 mi (20.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Dallas, TX (DAL-Love Field), which is 13.7 mi (22.1 km) away.

Utilise the area's public transport and catch a ride on the metro at Downtown Garland Station or Forest - Jupiter Station and easily see more of the city.

Where to stay around Garland?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 984 holiday lettings near Garland. From 384 Houses to 492 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Garland for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Garland:

  • Far North Dallas: 169 holiday homes
  • Victory Park: 130 holiday homes
  • Park Cities: 130 holiday homes
  • Oak Cliff: 65 holiday homes
  • Kessler: 49 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 Garland?

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

  • Firewheel Town Center Mall: 1,052 holiday lettings
  • Firewheel Golf Park: 1,056 holiday lettings
  • Plaza Theatre: 1,039 holiday lettings
  • Hawaiian Falls Firewheel: 1,071 holiday lettings
  • Amberton University: 1,001 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 384 Houses in Garland. Our other popular types of Garland holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 492 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 57 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 7 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Garland?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 381 holiday homes with pool available in Garland. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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