Destination guide

The lively city of Mercedes awaits you

The area's festivals and live music are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Mercedes. Travellers to this trendy city praise the shopping, cafes and football matches. Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge and Museum of South Texas History 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 Mercedes

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Mercedes has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Palms at Mid Valley (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Valley Nature Center (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Tierra Santa Golf Club (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Tony Butler Municipal Golf Course (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Treasure Hills Golf Club (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Los Lagos Golf Club (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Mercedes

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Mercedes is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Estero Llano Grande State Park (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Frontera Audubon Society (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Victor Park (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Harlingen Soccer Complex (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Mercedes

The nearest airport is in Harlingen, TX (HRL-Valley Intl.), located 16.2 mi (26.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into McAllen, TX (MFE-Miller Intl.), which is 20.7 mi (33.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Mercedes?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 14 holiday lettings near Mercedes. From 6 Houses to 3 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Mercedes 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 Mercedes?

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

  • Rio Grande Valley Premium Outlets: 32 holiday lettings
  • Palms at Mid Valley: 39 holiday lettings
  • Estero Llano Grande State Park: 50 holiday lettings
  • Valley Baptist Hospital - Harlingen: 37 holiday lettings
  • Harlingen Soccer Complex: 39 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 6 Houses in Mercedes. Our other popular types of Mercedes holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Caravans: 4 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Mercedes?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Mercedes. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.