Everything is bigger in Texas, and Lake Travis is no exception. Lake Travis, the crown jewel of the Central Texas Highland Lakes is one of the largest and most popular destinations in the state. Its clear blue waters and miles of shoreline make it a must-see visit for everyone, including you! Outdoorsy folks will enjoy the promising greenery, hiking paths, and even popular natural attractions like the Hamilton Pool Road, Pace Bend Park, and maybe even get some to conquer their fear of heights in Lake Travis Zipline Adventures. Foodies will have a ba good time trying the local goods and eating in the best restaurants like The Oasis on Lake Travis, and Shack 512 for some great seafood grub. Since it’s such a desirable vacation spot and a promising tourist destination at that, check out some of these Airbnb vacation rentals in Lake Travis to make your search for a vacation rental come to an end.
This charming 1940s cottage is just 10 minutes away from Lake Travis. It’s the perfect location for anyone to relax and enjoy not only what Lake Travis has to offer but also Austin. You can walk to neighboring restaurants, take a quick drive to Lake Travis and the marina, or take a slightly longer 30-minute drive into downtown Austin for live music, entertainment, and shopping. Whatever you feel like doing, this quirky cottage has got it for you.
Eclectic Austin CottageAustin, Texas, United States
Top guest reviewsthe only suggestion i have is to consider putting a fan in the master upstairspaige and ron have a fantastic home everything was top notch from the furniture fireplace kitchen and backyardit's large enough to comfortably fit everybody and having two full bathrooms is certainly a plusthe place is clean quiet and family friendlyi was clean well maintained and as describedthe house is very clean and has lots of good parkingexceptionally clean and everything we needed right diwn to the blender for frozen margaritasthe house is very cozy clean well-stocked and welcoming
Host:the owner is helpful and kindyou were very helpful and attentivethank you paige and ron for being great hostpaige and ron were very helpful in answering all of our questionsron & paige were very helpful & responsiveRead more reviewsgorgeous location and fun backyardthe location was great offering easy access to the lakereally nice place with great locationnice style super close to the lakecharming cottage close to the lake
Watch as much HGTV as I do? Probably not, but ever catch an episode of Tiny House Hunters and are curious how and why someone would want to live in a tiny home? Well now’s your chance to see what all the hype is about. This tiny home sits right on Lake Travis near Crosswater Marina, giving you 24/7 access to the lake and kayaks, a zip line, trapeze, and fire pit. You better book this Airbnb before I book them all up.
Lake Travis WaterfrontAustin, Texas, United States
Top guest reviewsclean and just enough room for our small family
Host:pat the host was friendly and very helpfulpat wash was a wonderful host—great placethey were responsive with all our questions before and during our stayvery nice hosts with excellent communicationpat and stephaine greeted us at check-in and was helpful with showing the propertyRead more reviewsgreat place to stay awesome location and propertyreally fun place to stay
Want to visit Lake Travis in style? Then this home is for you. Located in a private cul-de-sac, the home gives you stunning views of Lake Travis and the entire Arkansas Bend. You can enjoy the lake since it’s so close, or you can just watch the lake and the sunset over the lake from the pool or the hot tub or the deck or the tennis courts (yes you get your own tennis courts here). Basically, it’s a dream vacation home and it’s waiting for you.
Award winning Lake Travis views and sunsets!Austin, Texas, United States
Top guest reviewsthe pool and the view were awesomethe view is stunning and the patio and pool are greateveryone was so impressed with the house pool and especially the viewsdecor is a bit strange but the house is cleanthe house was clean had fun decorations and the beds were very comfortable
Host:awesome host hugh was always quick to respond to any questions we hadRead more reviewsloved the location and responsiveness of the host
You can find this quiet cottage on a large lot of land with its own private access to Lake Travis. The cottage has many unique details in its sunny kitchen, vaulted living room, and private deck. While in a private neighborhood, there are plenty of great restaurants and shopping nearby.
Beautiful Cottage near Lake TravisAustin, Texas, United States
Top guest reviewsthe air conditioning works like a bossso light and open great wi-fia huge screen tv/movie roomthe house had wifi that was working well so our son was happyit was a very cozy spot with great light but secludedbathrooms were cleanalan left the house very clean & orderlyi found the house to be clean and well stocked with necessities and easy-to-follow instructions
Host:alan was a wonderful hostalan was an amazing host with an amazing homealan was a great host and i would recommend his home to anyonelet's start by saying that alan is a wonderful hostalan was available and helpfulRead more reviewsbeautiful location - perfect if you want to get away without a super long drive from austinthere's also a small gas station/grocery in walking distance if you like to walk a bitbeautiful place and in a tremendous secluded locationgreat location for us since we were staying close to family in the area but quite secludedgreat little brewery close by
Like any retreat, this home provides you with access to everything to make your stay wonderful. You have picturesque views of Lake Travis, full access to a boat dock, a stereo, TV, and DVD player for a fun movie night, kayaks, a paddle boat, paddle board, hot tub, and the list goes on. This is definitely the perfect place for those looking to add a little adventure to their stay.
Lake Travis Waterfront Hill Country Jacuzzi & DockLago Vista, Texas, United States
Top guest reviewsthe incredible view birds chirping and comfortable chairs had us in a state of blissful relaxationbig cozy back porch with a great view of the hillsidethe view was gorgeous and we had a really comfortable 4 night 5 day stayevery room- including the porch and the dock- has comfortable seatingreally wonderful space and much more room than i expectedclean and comfortable place to staythe place was clean and had basic necessitiesthe apartment was clean the beds were comfortable with nice lightweight beddingromantic private clean quiet everything was amazinghe is super the place was clean and modern and quiet
Host:mark was a great host too thxmark is a wonderful hostmark was a great host and very welcomingmark and his wife were wonderful hostsmark is a great host he is friendly and welcomingRead more reviewsmark's place is in a great locationgreat place to get away with a friendthe property is in a great locationlocation is “downtown lake travis” convenient to lots of great lakefront diningi loved everything about this location and the rental my husband and i will definitely be back
This grandiose lake house is the ideal place for large groups and families. The house gives you a Caribbean feel and has breathtaking views of Lake Travis. You’re close to restaurants and shops but also are given a fully stocked kitchen if you want to spend some extra time admiring the lake.
Beautiful view of Lake TravisAustin, Texas, United States
Top guest reviews
Host:hosts were great accessible if needed but otherwise we didn't see themRead more reviewsthe location is perfect for enjoying lake travis and the hill country
The South Ridge suite, right near the marina, is the perfect getaway for any kind of trip. Staying here gives you incredible views of Lake Travis in a low traffic area, large backyard, pool, outdoor grill, hammocks, and more.
South- Ridge/Lake Travis Views/Pool - 1B1BAustin, Texas, United States
Top guest reviewsquiet and lovely views from the kitchen and deckgreat amenities- lake view pool backyard hammocks tub kitchen wifi and tvnice spacious place with a view and poolsuper cozy with an amazing viewpartial lake views were great as well as the poolit was very clean and well maintainedthe place was clean and very comfortablesuper clean and the temp was perfectvery comfortable space and so cleanjust what we expected very clean and quiet which was nice
Host:she was super friendly and the absolute sweetestthe hosts are very responsivethe host is very nice and communicate wellmayra was such a great hostmayra was a great host and communicates wellRead more reviewsthe location is greatmayra's place is perfectly locatedgreat place near the lakeawesome location and the unit was perfectgreat location for a weekend getaway from the city
Looking for a lakefront property that’s also close to the Hill Country Galleria? Well, you’ve found it. This waterfront retreat is close to shopping and even closer to Lake Travis. It has a private boat dock with a diving board, high dive, and swing platform; the property also features a fire pit, gorgeous lake views, and plenty of entertaining space.
Dellas Lake Travis Waterfront Retreat and DockAustin, Texas, United States
Top guest reviewsthere was plenty of room for our family of four and entertaining friendsvery clean & nice housedella keeps this home clean and stocked with anything you might needsuper clean perfect location and very homeydella has a great space it’s clean fun and feels like homethe lake house very clean and has just about everything you could think of needing for your stay
Host:della is a wonderful host with a charming and relaxing homedella was very pleasant and hospitabledella was great at communicating and extremely accommodatinggreat host loved the dock and scenerydella was super accommodating thoughtful & quick to respondRead more reviewsbeautiful location close to local hikes and great foodthis house is in a great locationgood location for sailing regatta out of aycthe location is great and what a viewdella's place was in a great location
You know you’ve always wanted to own your own yacht, so this is your chance to try it out and see if the yacht-life is for you. You can find this yacht in the marina, which is conveniently located near a plethora of restaurants, shopping, and nightlife. Although it’s an older yacht, it is a part of Austin history and has gone through a number of renovations to make it as comfortable for you as possible.
SUNSET ON THE WATERAustin, Texas, United States
Top guest reviewsbeds were super comfy and roomythe beds were super comfortable we had plenty of space and all of the necessitiesthere are two bathrooms aboard we slept 5 women comfortablyit had plenty of room to swim or sit and enjoy the breezeit got cold one night but the boat was well equipped with heater systemit was exceptionally clean and comfortablefrank was very helpful and accommodating and the space was clean and friendlythe boat was kept very clean and it's more comfortable than we expected
Host:hosts were very helpful and hospitableawesome boat with a great hostfrank was a great hostamazing boat amazing host amazing placethe host made us feel at home and was very responsive to questions had before the visitRead more reviewsgreat location very comfortable for the four of us staying therethe location & vessel was fantastic and the scenery was incrediblegreat location perfect for swimming right off the boat and jet ski rentals right next to the boatthe location on the picturesque lake travis makes this the perfect airbnb for anyone visiting austingreat place definitely will come back
Experience a unique kind of accommodation and bask in the beauty of nature at its best in this glamping site. Two guests are welcome to stay in the finest glamping accommodation but with a twist! Sleep in a king bed with high-quality sheets and wake to the stunning view of Pedernales River. All the basics are covered, such as a private bathroom with toiletries and shower essentials provided. The glamorous tent has a couch, a bar-type dining table, and air conditioning. There are outdoor facilities with patio furniture and a hammock to lounge around with a bottle of wine for a relaxing experience to remember. Take a dip in the hot tub or go kayaking with private access provided by the resort for a truly memorable trip.
Riverfront Resort Glamping "Safari for the Soul"Spicewood, Texas, United States
Top guest reviewsthe tent is equipped with ac a standing fan and a heaterthe mattress was really comfortable toothe temps dipped to about 50s but the heater kept us warm inside the tentthe bed is so extremely comfortable with the plushest of bedding and pillowsamazing "room" amenities and hosts who went above an beyond expectationseverything is beautiful clean and just as relaxing as you would imagineeverything was clean and we had everything needed provided for usdenise and scott went above am beyond to make this a special trip the tent was clean and amazing
Host:denise was a fabulous host and they have created a special spacesome helpful tips: 1book while you still can because this listing is certainly one of a kinddenise and scott were wonderful hosts and their property is truly uniqueoverall we had a really great stay denise was very accommodating and helpfulRead more reviewsthe location was beautiful and extremely peacefulgreat place to relax and cut loose out door shower is so relaxing
Spend a few relaxing days in Casita Riviera. Sleep comfortably on a king bed and wake up to a dashing view of Lake Travis. This home is best for two guests, ideally couples. Enjoy the private balcony and spend mornings with a cup of coffee in hand, admiring the sunrise. There is a spacious living room and a kitchen with amenities like a flat-screen TV, WiFi access, a fridge, bar seating, and dining, as well as a full bathroom with shower essentials provided. Make the most out of your stay and use the property’s tennis court and racketball court or go running around the premises to enjoy the stunning nature views.
Casita Riviera @ The Island on Lake TravisLago Vista, Texas, United States
Top guest reviewsthe views from the room were beautifulwonderful cozy place with amazing views of the lakegreat amenities comfortable and relaxingi highly recommend this place indoor and outdoor pools and jacuzziwe also enjoyed the pool the beautiful grounds and the new highlands lake grill about five minutes awaythe casita was very clean and beautifully decoratedthe condo was clean and stocked with plenty of necessities and even some extrasit is heaven the villa was very clean & thoughtfully organizedmy boyfriend chase and i had a blast the place was super cleansuper clean and had everything we needed for a relaxing weekend on the lake
Host:hosts were gracious and responsivewonderful place and great hostgreat place and great hostgreat host and well cared for propertynicole was a superb hostRead more reviewsthe location is stunningthe location is quiet and serenethis was a beautiful locationstill within reasonable driving distance to restaurants shops and attractionsgreat place to go relax and enjoy some time away from the big city
This spacious guest house gives you amazing views of Lake Travis and what more could you want when visiting the lake? But, say one day you aren’t feeling the lake, instead, you can just lounge around in the pool, which guests always have access to. If you’re looking for a spot that is close to the lake, has all the amenities you could want, and is budget-friendly, the Austin casita is for you.
La CasitaAustin, Texas, United States
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