Destination guide

Travel to charming Oil City

Enjoy the museums and other features of Oil City. Travellers to this romantic city praise the shopping, restaurants and parks. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Oil City

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Oil City a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Jubilee Zoo (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Walter B Jacobs Memorial Nature Park (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Mamie Hicks Park (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Oil City

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Oil City is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Earl G Williamson Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Walter B Jacobs Memorial Nature Park (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Noah Tyson Park (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Caddo Lake State Park (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Cypress Black Bayou Park and Recreation Area (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
  • Mamie Hicks Park (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Oil City

Fly into Shreveport, LA (SHV-Shreveport Regional), the closest airport, located 21.7 mi (34.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Texarkana, AR (TXK-Texarkana Regional), which is 49 mi (78.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Oil City?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 13 holiday lettings near Oil City. From 8 Houses to 5 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Oil City 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 Oil City?

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

  • Caddo-Pine Island Oil Historical Museum: 19 holiday lettings
  • Earl G Williamson Park: 21 holiday lettings
  • Sam's Town Casino: 34 holiday lettings
  • Boothill Speedway: 34 holiday lettings
  • Cypress Black Bayou Park and Recreation Area: 31 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Oil City 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 Oil City?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 8 Houses in Oil City. Our other popular types of Oil City holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 5 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Oil City?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 9 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Oil City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.