Top 10 Vacation Rentals In Dallas, Texas - Updated 2021

vacation rentals in dallas texas
Michelle Jamie
Michelle Jamie
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A commercial and cultural hub of North Texas, Dallas is a modern metropolis that has a thriving art scene which is evident in the numerous museums they have here. One is the Downtown’s Sixth Floor Museum, located at the Dealey Plaza, which memorializes the place where the late President John F. Kennedy’s assassination happened. Other museums you should visit for their extensive collections of artworks are Dallas Museum of Art, Crow Collection of Asian Art, and Nasher Sculpture Center. Moreover, Dallas also boasts of affordable, comfortable, and gorgeous vacation rentals that will make your stay one for the books. In case you’re looking for one, read on, and discover our top 10 list of vacation rentals in Dallas, Texas.

1. Urban warehouse loft (from USD 153)

If you’re tired of the usual hotel vibe and want to explore some other options that are equally comfortable and a lot more convenient, then you have to book the Urban Warehouse Loft in Deep Ellum. It is a one-bedroom, self-contained and multi-functional, Airbnb vacation rental located in the heart of the warehouse district of Dallas. It is also walking distance to music and art scene, dining options, and clubs. This Airbnb vacation rental has a minimalist aura that features walnut floors, wood ceilings, large windows, and steel beams. As for its bedroom, it is spacious and equipped with a comfortable bed, a sofa, a working desk, artwork, and lovely decor. The property also includes a functional kitchen, a living area, and a bathroom.

#2 Art Filled Urban Warehouse Loft in Deep Ellum
Dallas, Texas, United States
638 reviews
Entire loft 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bring a box fan
the wifi was great i loved the bathroom
amazing tub with dual shower heads washer and dryer for the road travels plus a well stocked kitchen
comfy bed and a cool place to chill
really cool place very cozy and neat would definitely book again
Cleanliness:
very cool clean quiet and modern
everything was clean organized beautiful and we'll kept
very clean cozy super modern loft easy check-in
they are clean chic and very centrally located to deep ellum
super clean place in a great location
Host:
our host was very informative and made our stay very pleasant
the host was easy to contact and provided precise directions for location check in and check out
Location:
perfect location for downtown activities
great location and nice place
perfect location to get all around dallas in 10-20 minutes
great place in a great location
great location we walked everywhere
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2. Sunshine Cottage (from USD 68)

If you’re looking for some peace during your holiday in Dallas, then this lovely, fully furnished, one-bedroom cottage in a quiet neighborhood is the one for you. Beautifully designed with charming decors, well-equipped with modern appliances, and lavished with gorgeous furniture, this Airbnb vacation rental offers comfortable accommodation for all kinds of traveler be it for pleasure or leisure. The house has a functional kitchen, spacious bathroom with walk-in shower, and a patio with alfresco dining and a day bed. You get all this and more at a very minimal rate. So, hurry, and book this accommodation before anybody does.

Sunshine Cottage
Dallas, Texas, United States
247 reviews
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i enjoy the roku tv with amazon prime netflix and news
karen had coffee tea and light breakfast foods available which was a great touch would definitely stay again
a/c kept the place nice and cool
the kitchen also has a small work area where i enjoyed the fast (~12+ mbps) internet
her place has all the amenities for a pleasant and comfortable stay
Cleanliness:
everything is clean and tasteful
apartment was very clean and beautifully decorated
beautiful decor and very clean
quaint safe clean & private
everything was clean and well taken care of
Host:
the host friendly and available
karen is a wonderful host
karen is a wonderful host
our host was so kind thoughtful and extravagant
karen is a great host
Location:
downtown located in a quiet and pleasant neighborhood
karen’s place is very cute and right in the middle of a beautiful and quite neighborhood
the central location was perfect and the neighborhood is lovely
karen’s place was awesome close to downtown but also in a nice quite location
it is in a great location and is safe
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3. Rustic luxury living in downtown Dallas

If you want to stay in style, you have to book this one-bedroom Homeaway vacation rental in a central location in Dallas. It has a rustic vibe, industrial design, and minimalist take on decor. If it’s also luxury you are looking for, you’ll never go wrong with this one for it has a modern kitchen, beautiful pieces of furniture, and a stylish living area with carpet and decorative lights. Though it only has one bedroom, the place can sleep up to a maximum of four guests. Another thing you’ll also love about the property is its location. It is close to numerous must-visit sites like John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza, Zodiac Main St., and Downtown Dallas Neiman Marcus store.

Jurny | Convention Center | Touchless 1bd Near Hotspots
Dallas, TX, US
5 reviews
Apartment 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The nail on the floor at the foot of the bed got me quite a few times Besides that served the purpose of the stay
Host:
great apartment was well furnished and the FREE VALET was amazing
Easy check in and out
Location:
great location easy access to Downtown
Good location and great services like complimentary valet parking
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4. Brand new stunning unit in downtown

If you’re looking for spacious, luxurious, and gorgeous accommodation in an excellent area in Dallas, then this bright and modern apartment, near the famous Dallas Farmers Market, is an ideal place to book for you and your travel buddies. The house is beautifully furnished and has an industrial style with lovely decor and posh pieces of furniture. It also has large windows that add up to the brightness of the space. It also features two bedrooms that can welcome six people, a spacious living area, and a functional kitchen. Aside from your unit, you can also use the amenities of the building, including the movie room, the lounge, and the outdoor swimming pool.

Jurny | Convention Center | Touchless 2bd Downtown
Dallas, TX, US
37 reviews
Apartment 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Enjoyed the view from the living room and the spacious interior
Pictures showed media room and game room
Only 4 towels one for each of us
The property was modern and quiet Highly recommend
only one room key for a 2 bed 2 bath
Host:
Concierge was quick to respond and help
only one dishtowel so could have had been better stocked
The property manager was very helpful and accomodating The property was very cleaning and well taken care of Will be staying again when business brings us to Dallas
The place was modern clean and convenient with a great view Very nice host and great communication
We had two disappointed 14 y/
Location:
The Butler Brothers building was great to get to all of these places and many great restaurants
It was in walking distance from downtown
we went to the Aquarium Perot museum
Also recommend ear plugs a lot of activity at night above us
Only one block away from the conference center so great for work trips
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5. Gorgeous one-bedroom apartment in a prime location

This HomeAway vacation rental is a one-bedroom apartment in downtown Dallas, where you’ll find lots of stores, cafes, restaurants, clubs, and more. This fully furnished, luxurious accommodation will make you sigh with its style, relaxing vibe, and comfort. It has one bedroom that can occupy up to four guests, a functional kitchen where you can cook real food, and a lovely living area where you can gather and relax while watching TV. Apart from the apartment, the building also has its amenities, which you can enjoy, like the common area with board games and nice sofas, the fitness center, the movie room, and the outdoor pool.

Jurny | Convention Center | 1bd Prime Location
Dallas, TX, US
11 reviews
Apartment 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
- the walls are thin
cozy comfortable linens and bed
Very clean and comfortable Has everything a hotel supplies but with more space
Like any big city you do have to be careful
It was a little loud one night - like typical new construction
Host:
The communication with the owner was excellent Very easy check in Highly recommend
good food & friendly Good walking distance to downtown & Farmers Market/
Loved it cozy place and Mrs philliphs and her team was so sweet and willing to help
Not sure how to explain the smell other than tires mixed with the occasional skunk odor
Quick response time with anything we needed or had concerns about Only a couple things that didn't make it a 5 star
Location:
It is located across from the library and 1 block from where the homeless stay/rest so be prepared to walk over them sleeping on the sidewalk
( you are near the homeless shelter & the homeless gather across @ the library area)
but it is like that everywhere now-
Everything seemed really clean; the couch had several stains on it
Amazing gem close to so much walking distance Value for the money
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6. Resort-like condo

If you’re looking for affordable accommodation in the heart of downtown Dallas, then this one-bedroom, fully furnished Airbnb vacation rental in a resort-like condominium building with rooftop pool, is a must-book accommodation for you. The entire unit can occupy two guests and has a fully functional kitchen, a living area, and a spacious bathroom, complete with toiletries. In case you want to explore the area, it is near lots of excellent attractions, including the JFK landmarks, aquarium, subway, pharmacy, cafe, restaurants, and uptown. You get all this amenities and conveniences for a very minimal rate that will surely save you enough money for souvenirs.

DOWNTOWN DALLAS|RESORT STYLE CONDO W/ROOFTOP POOL
Dallas, Texas, United States
185 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
awesome pool views great stay all around
perfect place for only two people just one queen size bed
there are very less picture about the actual room but you won't be disappointed at all
the rooftop pool is beautiful beautiful
cute space and the rooftop pool was awesome and mostly empty
Cleanliness:
however it is clean and functional
the unit itself was very clean and peaceful
bernard’s apartment was really clean and amazing to stay in
the apartment was clean comfortable and felt safe
clean with all the basics provided
Host:
great space with really kind and helpful hosts
host was very kind and suggested wonderful places in the area
our host made sure we had everything we needed before settling in
great place amazing pool amazing host
host was easy to get a hold of and provided lots of local information
Location:
great location i block from public transportation
this unit is located in a perfect location
the location was great
perfect location and super cute
good location convenient to downtown
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7. One-bedroom apartment with gym and pool

Featuring brightly lit, expansive space, and free Wifi, this HomeAway vacation rental offers stylish and comfortable accommodation to all types of travelers. It has one bedroom that can accommodate up to four guests, one bathroom, and an open-plan space that has a sitting area, a dining set-up, and a fully functional kitchen. Apart from the apartment, you are also free to use the building’s amenities, including the gym and the swimming pool. As for its location, it is in historic West End of Dallas close to the Victory Park as well as the vibrant nightlife and local attractions of downtown Dallas.

Nice 1BR | Gym + Pool | Downtown
3 reviews
House 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
When I asked for a broom because I needed to sweep the floor after cooking
I stayed here to have a kitchen to prep for a food contest
The apartment was clean comfortable and met my expectations
It's true and really is as nice as the pictures
I was concerned that it would be a "too good to be true" experience
Host:
The support team was fantastic and extremely responsive
I had a broom almost immediately
Clean Comfy Smart TV
When I had an issue with the door
Location:
In historic west end Near Kennedy Memorial Lots of restaurants CVS across the street
nice Perfect for our one night stay Walking distance to the aquarium and Dealy Plaza
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8. Two-bedroom apartment with free Wi-Fi

This HomeAway vacation rental is another lovely apartment located in the historic West End of Dallas. It has two beautiful bedrooms, with blue walls, comfortable beds, lovely decors, and can welcome a maximum of six guests. You’ll love the open-plan space that has a sitting area with beautiful artworks and features large windows making it a brightly lit room. It also has a fully functional kitchen, with wooden cabinets, where you can cook up a feast. As for the bathroom, it is very spacious, equipped with two sinks, and features a separate shower. In case you’re planning to roam around the area, it is near Victoria Park and downtown Dallas.

Roomy 2BR w/ WiFi + Gym Near Victory Park
13 reviews
Apartment 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Place is centrally located downtown Two underground parking spaces and a nice quiet like new place with plenty of space Worked perfectly
Cleanliness:
Everything was very spacious and extremely clean
We apartment was clean and had everything we needed
Host:
We were so happy with the accommodations and quick responses to our questions
Very nice unit Check in check out procedures simple fast refund of security deposit host responsive immediately
The pool was really awesome too
We had a couple of things that we needed addressed and Lyric responded promptly and took care of things
The check in process was easy and the host was very quick with communication whenever we had a question Everything was comfortable and clean
Location:
A great central location in the historic district
Very nice property in a great location
This property was cozy comfortable in the center of downtown Loved the place
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9. Elegant uptown apartment

This HomeAway vacation rental is a one-bedroom apartment that can accommodate up to four guests. It is very modern, with stylish decors, luxurious sofas, gorgeous lights, and everything you’ll need for your stay during your holiday in Dallas. It has a beautiful bedroom with a minimalist vibe and a comfortable bed with linens and bedding. It also features an open-space plan that includes a cozy living area, a dining set-up, and a functional kitchen where you can whip something special. Another thing to love is its proximity to some must-visit attractions such as Victory Park Lane, Pike Park, Design District, and Uptown.

Elegant 1BR/1BA in Uptown Dallas
2 reviews
Apartment 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Host:
Lovely decor comfortable and great lighting
Staying here reminded me of home
I book with you guys to avoid situations like this
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10. The Capitol Suite at Cityplace

If you don’t want to spend much on accommodation but love to have the best stay, then you have to book this stylish private suite, located in the most convenient area in Dallas, the Uptown East. Renting this Airbnb vacation home for your holiday in the city will make you save quite a few bucks, for it is affordable and has everything you’ll need including a kitchenette, bathroom with shower, and a patio with day bed. As for your room, it is one haven of comfort and style. It has a closet, a sink, and a working desk. In case you’re wondering about your privacy, it has a private entrance with code, so you may come and go as you wish, without disturbing the other housemates.

The Capitol Suite at Cityplace
Dallas, Texas, United States
417 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
backyard has a neat deck with a bed to sit outside also
there were plenty of thoughtful touches like snacks and bathroom amenities that made it feel like home
the room was lovely and the outdoor space was great for the rainy night we had
i wish i knew what kind it was the shower is so cool
bed was super comfy stylish decor snacks & kitchenette were a plus
Cleanliness:
very clean and dog friendly
the place was dry stylish clean and convenient
the suite was very clean and stylish
the space was very clean and the artistic touches made it extra special
prompt responses and clean space made for a great stay while visiting family
Host:
host was accommodating friendly and helpful
great host will stay again
ashton was a wonderful host
ashton was a great host and very kind and prompt in responding
ashton was helpful and polite
Location:
the location was perfect
close proximity and easy drive to/from dallas love field
great location - walking distance to kroger’s and starbucks
comfortable bed and a good location
west village is nice and close (5 min drive) to excellent restaurants
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Hello Dallas

Dallas with its art scene, shopping centers, colorful culture, and history - is one interesting city to visit. Have lots of fun visiting museums, sightseeing at Pike Park, shopping at boutiques in Victory Park Lane, dancing the night away on some clubs at Uptown, and more. If you’re having a hard time looking for a place to stay, we have compiled a list of the best vacation rentals in Dallas as a guide.

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