Destination guide

Head to the historical city of McKinney

Enjoy the history and other features of McKinney. Renowned for its basketball games, shopping and cafes, this city welcomes all visitors. Southfork Ranch and Arbor Hills Nature Preserve are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around McKinney

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes McKinney a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Chestnut Square Historic Village (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Hank Haney Golf Ranch at Westridge (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Top Golf Allen (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Hydrous Wake Park (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Twin Creek Golf Club (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Courses at Watters Creek (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of McKinney

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, McKinney is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Arbor Hills Nature Preserve (17 mi / 27.3 km)
  • Ballfields at Craig Ranch (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Clear Lake Park (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • East Fork Park (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Breckinridge Park (15.6 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Muddy Creek Preserve Trail (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around McKinney

Fly into Dallas, TX (ADS-Addison), the closest airport, located 20.8 mi (33.4 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 28.5 mi (45.8 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around McKinney?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 544 holiday lettings around McKinney. From 222 houses to 184 flats & apartments, 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.

Can I rent a town property in McKinney?

Take off your watch, because you'll have no use for it where you're headed. It's time to relax, kick back and live like the locals do. HomeAway offers 15 village holiday properties here. Open to more ideas? HomeAway is teeming with other rental options to investigate, including:

  • 13 city-centre holiday accommodation options.
  • 7 beach holiday accommodation options.
  • 6 rural holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in McKinney?

Forget about standardized, cookie cutter chain-hotel rooms. Our house holiday rentals have an unique, personal touch — and all the space you could possibly need! There are 205 options currently on HomeAway. Prices begin at £61 a night. If that doesn't match your family's style, we have a range of different self-catering accommodation options available, such as:

  • Apartment: 122 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £57 per night.
  • Hotel: 111 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £39 per night.
  • Condo: 17 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £50 per night.

Can I stay in McKinney in a large group?

It can be difficult finding the time to catch up with close friends and family. A group holiday is the perfect way to be reunited. If you were hoping to kick back under the same roof, HomeAway has places for you. House holiday rentals are the leading option for large groups of visitors, with 37 available here. Around the area, the rental properties that can accommodate larger sized groups include:

  • If yours is a squad of 6, we offer 73 holiday rentals just right for that size. Book a night for as little as £57.
  • Looking for somewhere for 8 guests? We have 60 that will serve you well. You can get one for as little as £75 a night.
  • Travelling with a group of 5? We have 52 rental accommodation that will be ideal. Prices begin at just £58 a night.

You and all your besties will be well catered to when you plan your McKinney escape with us!