The largest metropolis in Texas, Houston is a city of endless opportunities. With strong sprawling parks and a strong cultural scene, Houston offers a well-balanced mix between urban life and greenery. Together with its many bays and nearby Gulf coast, Houston is the perfect vacation destination for every traveler. Take a stroll through the Theater and Museum Districts and get a taste of art, science, history and culture. Officially nicknamed "Space City", Houston is home to NASA's Space Center, where you can take a glimpse mankind's journeys into outer space. Choose Houston a vacation rental and let yourself be charmed by the city's many facets.
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Popular Rental Amenities in Houston
Finding a property with a pool shouldn't be too difficult in Houston. More than half of the properties offer one. Also, more House rental have pools than any other type of accommodation. They are a great choice if you go in a group of 10, as that is the number of people they can welcome on average. If you would also like to be close to the water, many of the properties offering a pool are located within 2 kilometres of the waterfront.
Price and Availability Index in Houston
Vacation Rental Price Information in Houston
In the above graph, you will find information on average prices of the vacation homes & apartments in Houston. Prices in a week of November (11/2 – 11/9) go up to $516 per night, which is the highest average price in the next 12 months. The week with the lowest average prices is in December (12/2 – 12/9).
Rental availability information in Houston
Our availability graph helps you identify the busiest months in Houston. The week with the least available rentals is in October (10/26 – 11/2), with only 7% of the rentals available. The week with the highest percentage of available rentals is in December (12/23 – 12/30).
The Weather in Houston
Find the Houston climate diagram. In the next 6 months, July will have higher average temperatures. On the contrary, the coolest month is January. October is the driest month.
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The space city and Houston's greenery
Houston or "Space City" is where the first contact was received from the moon in 1969. When you stay at a Houston vacation rental, you cannot miss visiting the Space Center Houston. Go inside a replica of the Explorer and get a taste of life in a space shuttle. Take off on a journey beyond our planet with the interactive exhibition at Space Center Houston. Before you return to your Houston vacation home, pay a visit to the complex's NASA/Johnson Space Center to watch astronauts and engineers at work and in training.
Once you are back on Earth, in the midday Houston heat, you may want to cool down at Hermann Park. Located within walking distance from the Museum District, this sprawling park with scenic ponds features attractions for the whole family, such as the Houston Zoo, the Houston Museum of Natural Sciences as well as the Miller Outdoor Theater. Sports lovers will enjoy the Hermann Park Golf Course, too.
Outside the city center, Houston's bays offer myriad ways to cool off - whether by kayak and canoe along the bayous (including Buffalo Bayou, which winds through the city), scuba diving in the clear waters of 288 Lake, or simply swimming in one of Houston's pristine state parks.
Houston's cultural districts
Pay a visit to Museum District and discover Houston's pulsing cultural life. Lined with trees and filled to the brim with culture, the Museum District is located southeast from downtown. Allow yourself at least one day to discover the wide variety of Houston's museums. Choose from twenty museums, from classical and contemporary, to the Children's Museum and Museum of African American Culture. Whether you enjoy opera, ballet, symphony or theater, you will find them all in Houston's other prominent center of arts - the Theater District. After the curtains fall and the applause fades, stop by the Bayou Place, also located in the Theater District. This entertainment complex offers an all-in-one experience with restaurants, bars, a live music venue, billiards and an independent movie theater.
The Texas experience
If you're looking at Houston vacation rentals during March, you could have the chance to experience the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. Undoubtedly one of the biggest Texan happenings of the year, it is considered to be Houston's signature event. One of the largest in the world, Houston Rodeo spans 20 days, and its highlights include a championship rodeo, parade, livestock competitions, concerts, a carnival, pig racing, barbecue and livestock auctions. Warm up by taking part in Go Texan Day, when Houstonians dress up in cowboy boots, hats and jeans. Dive into the cowboy culture and have a once in a lifetime Texan experience.
To feel Houston's striking multicultural character, visit Chinatown or the Mahatma Gandhi District, home to many traditional Indian and Pakistani shops and restaurants. Join the colorful celebration at the annual Houston Gay Pride Parade, which takes place in downtown Houston in June, or book your stay during the Greek Festival, held annually on the first weekend of October, featuring Greek food, music and folk dances. Best enjoyed from the comfort offered by Houston vacation homes, the big city has so much to offer.
Space, science and sport in Houston
Located in Uptown Houston, The Galleria features a sprawling shopping complex. Everything from high-end boutiques to bookshops, and an array of dining options are the key draws here.
Space Center Houston
See how NASA scientists work at the official NASA Johnson Space Center. Explore the vast site via a tram tour, meet real astronauts, and witness the mission control used for the Apollo mission.
Minute Maid Park
Catch a thrilling game at this baseball park, which is Houston's first retractable-roofed stadium. Alternatively, attend a concert here, with international pop stars including Paul McCartney, Beyoncé and Madonna having performed on this stage in the past.
Home to over 6,000 animals across 900 species, this is America's second most-visited zoo. Themed areas include the African Forest, Kipp Aquarium, Birds and Carnivores.
The Houston Museum of Natural Science
Spend a day at this fantastic family attraction which includes the Burke Baker Planetarium, the Cockrell Butterfly Center, and the Wortham Giant Screen Theater.
Information about vacation rentals in Houston
|🏡 Vacation rentals available||15,380 homes|
|💳 Possible discounts||up to 24%|
|🌙 Nightly prices starting at||$81|
|⭐ Popular amenities||Pool, Internet and Kitchen|
|🐾 Pet friendly homes||2,571 homes|
|🏊 Vacation rentals with pools||8,021 homes|
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the typical price of a vacation home in Houston?
The nightly price for accommodation in Houston starts at $81.
What is the typical availability of House rental in Houston?
We found 15,380 vacation homes in Houston available for your next trip.
What are the most popular vacation home amenities in Houston?
Many travellers are searching for Pool, Internet, and Kitchen when booking a vacation home in Houston.
How many House rental and Apartment rental can I find in Houston?
Houston has 15,380 House rental and Apartment rental available to book.
Are there pet-friendly vacation rentals in Houston?
If you're travelling with a dog, over 17% of vacation rentals in Houston are pet-friendly.
What's the best month to visit Houston?
If you're looking for balmy weather, July and August are typically the hottest months in Houston with temperatures around 34 °C. January and December in Houston are the coldest, with 5 °C on average.
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