Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Rowlett

The lake and forests create a pretty picture of Rowlett. Renowned for its surfing, bird watching and windsurfing, this city welcomes all visitors. Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center and Dallas World Aquarium 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.


Sightseeing in and around Rowlett

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Rowlett a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dallas World Aquarium (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)
  • Waterview Golf Course (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Buffalo Creek Golf Club (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Mesquite Golf Club (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Hawaiian Falls Firewheel (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Firewheel Golf Park (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Rowlett

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Rowlett is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Lake Ray Hubbard (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Muddy Creek Preserve Trail (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Breckinridge Park (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • East Fork Park (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Clear Lake Park (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Rowlett

The nearest airport is in Dallas, TX (ADS-Addison), located 17.4 mi (27.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Dallas, TX (DAL-Love Field), which is 18.5 mi (29.8 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Rowlett?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 150 holiday lettings around Rowlett. From 111 Houses to 26 Flats, 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.

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

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 Rowlett:

  • Far North Dallas: 192 holiday homes
  • Victory Park: 162 holiday homes
  • Park Cities: 124 holiday homes
  • Oak Cliff: 71 holiday homes
  • Uptown: 554 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 Rowlett?

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

  • Waterview Golf Course: 1,010 holiday lettings
  • Firewheel Town Center Mall: 1,181 holiday lettings
  • FC Dallas Stadium: 482 holiday lettings
  • Dealey Plaza: 1,247 holiday lettings
  • Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden: 1,167 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 111 Houses in Rowlett. Our other popular types of Rowlett holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 26 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 18 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Rowlett?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 49 holiday homes with pool available in Rowlett. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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