Destination guide

Head to the trendy city of Irving

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Irving. This trendy and welcoming city is well known for its shopping, restaurants and sporting events. Irving Convention Center and Six Flags Over Texas are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Irving

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Irving a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Six Flags Over Texas (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Six Flags Hurricane Harbor (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Dallas World Aquarium (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Dallas Zoo (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • L.B Houston Municipal Golf Course (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Zero Gravity Thrill Amusement Park (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Irving

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Irving is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Arbor Hills Nature Preserve (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Cottonwood Creek Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Victoria Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Thomas Jefferson Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Northwest Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Irving

Fly into Dallas, TX (DFW-Dallas-Fort Worth Intl.), the closest airport, located 5.4 mi (8.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Dallas, TX (DAL-Love Field), which is 6.6 mi (10.6 km) away.

It's easy to get around Irving by catching a ride on the metro at Las Colinas Urban Center Station, Irving Convention Center Station or University of Dallas Station.

Where to stay near Irving?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,415 holiday rentals near Irving. From 699 Houses to 539 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Irving for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Irving:

  • Las Colinas: 20 holiday homes
  • South Arlington: 90 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 429 holiday homes
  • West Arlington: 33 holiday homes
  • North Arlington: 53 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Irving?

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

  • Irving Mall Shopping District: 1,111 holiday rentals
  • University of Dallas: 1,237 holiday rentals
  • Bird's Fort Trail Park: 1,083 holiday rentals
  • Las Colinas Urban Center Station: 1,076 holiday rentals
  • Irving Convention Center: 1,223 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 699 Houses in Irving. Our other popular types of Irving holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 539 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 83 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 17 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Irving?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 481 holiday homes with pool available in Irving. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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