Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Edinburg

The wildlife and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Edinburg. This welcoming city is known for its shopping, university setting and cafes. Museum of South Texas History and International Museum of Art and Science are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Edinburg

Do you want to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Edinburg a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Los Lagos Golf Club (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Palm View Golf Course (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Shary Municipal Golf Course (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Valley Nature Center (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Tierra Santa Golf Club (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Palms at Mid Valley (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Edinburg

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Edinburg is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • McAllen Botanical Gardens (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Zinnia Park (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Fireman's Park (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Anzalduas Park (14.9 mi / 23.9 km)
  • Frontera Audubon Society (15 mi / 24.2 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Edinburg

Fly into McAllen, TX (MFE-Miller Intl.), the closest airport, located 9.6 mi (15.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Reynosa, Tamaulipas (REX-General Lucio Blanco Intl.), which is 20.4 mi (32.8 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Edinburg?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 55 holiday lettings around Edinburg. From 31 Houses to 7 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 are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Edinburg?

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

  • Edinburg Scenic Wetlands: 67 holiday lettings
  • The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley: 64 holiday lettings
  • Edinburg Police Department: 66 holiday lettings
  • Hidalgo County Courthouse: 65 holiday lettings
  • Edinburg Regional Medical Center: 66 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 31 Houses in Edinburg. Our other popular types of Edinburg holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 2 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Edinburg?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 24 holiday homes with pool available in Edinburg. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.