Destination guide

Travel to captivating Las Vegas

The area's entertainment and architecture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Las Vegas. This welcoming city is known for its casino gaming, restaurants and shopping. Fashion Show Mall and Las Vegas Premium Outlets are a couple of places to search for that perfect souvenir. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Las Vegas

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Las Vegas a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Las Vegas Mini Grand Prix (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Flamingo Wildlife Habitat (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • High Roller (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Las Vegas Country Club (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Bali Hai Golf Club (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Las Vegas National Golf Club (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Las Vegas

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Las Vegas is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ethel M Botanical Cactus Gardens (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Red Rock Canyon (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
  • Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • The Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Sunset Park (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Desert Breeze Park (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Las Vegas

Fly into Las Vegas, NV (LAS-McCarran Intl.), the closest airport, located 2.4 mi (3.8 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Las Vegas, NV (VGT-North Las Vegas), which is 6.7 mi (10.8 km) away.

It's easy to get around Las Vegas by jumping on the metro at Flamingo - Caesars Palace Monorail Station, Ballys and Paris Las Vegas Monorail Station or Harrahs - Imperial Palace Monorail Station.

Where to stay near Las Vegas?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 2,666 house rentals near Las Vegas. From 967 Houses to 951 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Las Vegas is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Las Vegas?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Las Vegas:

  • Las Vegas Strip: 900 vacation rentals
  • Silverado Ranch: 84 vacation rentals
  • Summerlin: 1,664 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 653 vacation rentals
  • Canyon Gate: 1,053 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Las Vegas?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Las Vegas. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • MGM Grand: 2,650 home rentals
  • Fremont Street Experience: 2,649 home rentals
  • Bear's Best Golf Club: 2,552 home rentals
  • Tivoli Village: 2,558 home rentals
  • Las Vegas Convention Center: 1,592 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Las Vegas listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Las Vegas?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 967 Houses in Las Vegas. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Las Vegas include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 951 lodging choices
  • Villas: 75 lodging choices
  • Estates: 18 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Hotels and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Las Vegas?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 1,806 vacation homes with pool available in Las Vegas.

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