10 Best HomeAway/Vrbo Vacation Rentals In Waco, Texas - Updated 2021

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Situated along the Brazos River, Waco is located halfway between Dallas and Austin in Texas. Gaining popularity as home to George W. Bush’s Press Centre, it is locally known as Prairie Chapel Ranch. Waco also houses various museums and libraries, parks and various other attractions for tourists from across the world. Home to one of the largest Grand Lodges, the Grand Lodge of Texas, Waco is also known for its suspension bridge across Brazos River and the Hawaiian Falls Waterpark. Despite being a smaller city in comparison to most other cities in Texas, Waco is very well connected to other cities by road through Interstate 35, 3 airports, as well as rail transport. A great destination frequented by various tourists, Waco offers some of the best vacation rentals. Listed below are some of the best HomeAway vacation rentals in Waco, Texas.

1. Cozy home away from home in downtown Waco (from USD 135)

A cozy, comfortable condo which can accommodate up to six people. It consists of two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a half bathroom downstairs, a fully functional kitchen with grilling option, TV and high-speed Internet. Adding to its features is another condo with a shared patio for people coming with larger groups. Nearby attractions include the Magnolia Market and table, Lake Waco, Cameron Park, BSR Cable Park, Waco’s downtown restaurants. The place has easy transport access to IH-35 and Baylor trolley for a ride around Baylor or into Downtown Waco and cycling around Cameron Park.

Comfy Cozy Convenient Condo in Baylor Bubble/near All Things Magnolia, Downtown
Waco, TX, US
56 reviews
condo 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The beds were really comfortable too
The apartment was exactly as advertised- cozy comfortable and close to everything
The beds were incredibly comfortable Jan has provided everything to make your stay hassle-free
the kitchen was well stocked
It was close to everything we wanted to do in Waco
The beds were comfy and the sheets were soft and nice
The condo is immaculately clean and well equipped
thoughtfully supplied and well maintained
Jan was easy to work with and quick to respond to texts
and she sent so much useful information about Waco and "Magnolia " Even though it poured rain most of the weekend
The owner was kind helpful and a joy to meet and visit with
Baylor downtown & silos Owner is super nice and very accommodating Thanks Jan
such that sleep was good and sound Maneuvering to and from the convention center Magnolia Silos restaurants
The condo was very soundproof not just from the neighbors but within the condo itself
We felt very safe both in the condo and in the neighborhood
Well equipped kitchen Check in and out was a breeze
We plan on visiting Waco a lot in the future and will always check the availability of this Cozy Condo first
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2. Downtown estate with modern amenities (from USD 390)

A 1500 sq. ft (139 sqm) house, this property is ideal for 8 people. Its amenities include three bedrooms, two bathrooms and a half bath with high-speed Wi-Fi, fireplace, luxury kitchen, dining room, and spacious backyard with fountain and games. It is centrally located in the downtown area, four-minute walk to Magnolia Silos; five-minute walk to Baylor University; ten-minute walk to Downtown (Austin Ave.). Activities to do are dining, shopping, and checking out entertainment centers available.

Downtown Estate - Walk to Magnolia Silos, Baylor, and Downtown!
Waco, TX, US
94 reviews
House 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
it was clean and there were delicious cookies when we arrived
it is very clean
the avenues was beautifully appointed super clean and comfortable
clean awesomely decorated ( wife and girls loved it) and quiet
it is so well done and very very clean
the owners also thoughtfully had coffees teas waters bathroom amenities books magazines huge tv and more
owners are amazingly gracious great space and a wonderful oasis in waco
easy walking distance to everything in downtown waco if you want to
the location of the property is perfect for waco
the location is perfect for getting around
such a great property in a central location
easy walk to silos at magnolia market
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3. A quaint cottage amidst oak trees (from USD 181)

Situated under an array of live Oak trees, this 1000 sq. ft (93 sqm) condo can accommodate up to four to five people comfortably. The cottage features two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen with high-end appliances, a 50” LED TV, and high-speed Internet. It also has a spacious patio with tables and chairs to relax under the tree shades. The place is walkable to Baylor Campus and Waco Downtown. It is a perfect place to attend all Baylor events including sports and other events in the Waco downtown area.

Magnolia Market Boutique Hotel
Waco, TX, US
54 reviews
condo 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen was fully equipped and the full sized upgraded appliances were beautiful including a washer and dryer
darling place comfortable beds nice bathroom and kitchen
beds were so comfortable and the place was immaculate
it’s clean in a great location and well stocked
very very nice comfortable and spotless highly recommend staying at this property when visiting waco
great location central to downtown waco
super cute property the location is just perfect
we loved the location and the rooms were very nice
relaxed close by to everything and made it like home
we had a great stay the location was excellent-convenient to local shops and dining
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4. A humble haven in Waco (from USD 185)

An open and airy 1200 sq. ft (111 sqm) house on the quiet tree-lined street off Chapel Road in Waco sleeps, five people. Its amenities include two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a variety of pillow options, well-stocked kitchen, fully fenced yard, outdoor seating, fireplace, 50 “ HDTV with Direct TV, board games, gaming system, and internet. Pets are allowed too. Nearby attractions are the Texas Rangers Hall of Fame, Dr. Pepper Museum, Cameron Park Zoo, and the Mayborn Children’s Museum. Activities those can be done are: driving to Magnolia Farms which are 10 minutes away, shopping, and dining in Downtown.

THE [email protected] RIDGE #2 in Waco for 5-star reviews! Ranked #7 in all of Texas!
Waco, TX, US
255 reviews
House 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The pictures do not do it justice
Clean comfortable and cozy
The kitchen had all the things we needed to cook our meals
The beds are comfortable and we all slept well each night
The house is decorated so cute and the kitchen has absolutely everything you could need
Very quiet Neighborhood and clean great place
The fresh eggs were awesome too
Lori is gracious very accommodating & great to work with
She had everything we needed Definitely saved both of her homes for the future
She did all the research for our rental and upon finding the great reviews said this is where she wanted to stay
No detail in hospitality left out So many nice things the owner provides we lost count
Lori was wonderful to work with and responded quickly
Beautiful remodeled house about 10-15 minutes from Magnolia Market
One lives in Belton and one in West
We enjoyed relaxing in little sitting area outside in the backyard later in the day when its not so hot
This house is amazing Tucked away in Waco decorated in the farmhouse style
The house itself is super cute
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5. A cute home in the lap of mother nature (from USD 164)

A 1700 sq. ft (160 sqm) total pleaser, this house is suitable for 9 people to stay. Amenities include three bedrooms, two bathrooms, beds with hypoallergenic mattress pads and memory foam gel toppers. Each room has a flat-screen TV, a half bath, and custom-made furniture. Apart from a full-fledged kitchen with necessary appliances, the property also has laundry facilities. What’s more, pets are welcome too. Nearby attractions are the Woodway Park Lake Waco, Baylor, wineries, Cameron Park and Zoo, and Waco Mammoth National Monument. Activities to name a few are bird watching, bird feeding, dining, and shopping.

NEW ON MARKET!, CUTE, UPDATED, Home in beautiful area of WACO,10 MIN. from SILOS
Waco, TX, US
29 reviews
House 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were comfortable and the bedding was so soft
There are 2 bathrooms; however only 1 has a shower/tub and 3 bedrooms - all at one side of the house
The living room had plenty of comfortable seating and a small dining table in the breakfast nook area
the kitchen and bathrooms were well stocked and every room had a TV (which was important to our teenage boys )
Wish we could have spent more time here the house was cozy clean and had 3 beds
The house was very clean
Everything was decorated beautifully Loved the back yard
Great place to stay very clean beautifully decorated
This home was even better in person with all the artsy
Debbie was so easy to work with Updated home with a great back yard
Would most definitely reserve this home again and highly refer to everyone visiting Waco
We even had special soaps/lotions candles wine
as well backyard was beautiful quaint and private love the deck in the lighting
Magnolia was about 15 minutes away
It's right around the corner from restaurants bars and shopping centers
The location was near the lake and in a safe area
I enjoyed everything about this house
The location was convenient to restraurants
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6. A loft bathed in sunlight (from USD 240)

Located in between old historic Waco homes and parks along with Brazos River, this nine-unit luxury apartment accommodates a maximum of four people on the second floor which can be reached by stairs. Its amenities include a unique code for keyless check-in and check-out, one bedroom, one bathroom, in-unit washer and dryer, Smart TV with Netflix, courtyard with seasonally heated pool and chairs and tables. Nearby attractions include Magnolia Market, Cameron Park, and Baylor’s McLane Stadium. Activities include a walk to Waco Hippodrome in the next door for dinner while watching a play, concert, or show. Bike and hike trails in Cameron Park can also be done.

Green Door Lofts-Tuna Loft, Silos/Downtown
Waco, TX, US
20 reviews
Apartment 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the super cool old-timey bottled Dr Pepper in the fridge
the homemade pecan roll the Jim's mother Ruth left for us at check-in the toiletries in the bathroom
The beds linens pillows
We stayed at the Tuna room and the decor was fantastic
Jim was very accommodating and left tons of suggestions for shopping and eating options
The lofts are neatly decorated and are very clean
towels etc were top notch and super clean
He is easy to communicate with & even had his mom drop off a welcome treat for us
The owner Jim and his mother made us feel so welcome
He gave us a tour of a couple of the other lofts which were also amazing
Jim left a sweet bread his mom made for us
He made sure every detail was covered
The Green Door Lofts are a great place to stay
This little gem is located in the center of town and is within walking distance from a lot of the sights Free trolley picks you up on the same street
They are centrally located on Austin Ave - the central shopping/restaurant street in Waco - and just a few blocks from the Silos Jim
The pool is small but a great surprise
Convenient location and super cute
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7. A rustic home where old meets new (from USD 248)

A remodelled, spacious, charming and comfortable 1510 sq.ft (140 sqm) home with new furnishings is suitable for a family of six. Its amenities include three bedrooms, two bathrooms, hard floors, coffee bar with a variety of coffee and tea to choose from, Smart TV with Netflix, Hulu or Amazon Prime for entertainment, backyard with fire pit, hanging cafe lights, and covered carports. Nearby attractions to name a few are the Magnolia Farms and Baylor, the Silos, Magnolia Table, and Spice Village. One can indulge in activities such as grocery shopping, and dining.

1925 “Bella” House
Waco, TX, US
48 reviews
House 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed and living room furniture was very comfortable
It was beautiful and it felt like home
The property was just as the pictures indicated
This adorable & comfy cottage should not be overlooked
She had all the comforts of home from the comfortable beds and furniture to the well supplied kitchen complete with coffee and snacks
The house was beautiful and clean
It was very clean and had many extras
The home is stunning and immaculately decorated
The house was clean comfortable and well equipped
Communication with the owners was easy efficient and she was quick to respond
This home was very beautiful
This home was well appointed and
the owner thought of every detail
The home is well stocked with all of the essentials and is as beautiful as the photos Great communications with Cindy
A great backyard with fire pit and lighting was a plus And loved the Magnolia Farm decor
Cindy thought of everything to make us feel at home at Bella House
There were many nice personal touches and a wonderful place to come home to and relax after enjoying the sights of Waco
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8. The loft with a green door (from USD 310)

A fun and funky apartment in the heart of Waco in Silo district, that is a mixture of urban and Magnolia-style living is suitable for six people on the second floor, which can be reached through stairs. Two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a fully equipped kitchen, 65“ Smart TV with Direct TV, and free parking are some of the amenities that guests can avail. Magnolia Market and Downtown Waco are a couple of nearby attractions. Activities include free trolley route for shopping and dining around, the Silos, and people-watching from a mezzanine deck that overlooks the avenue below.

Green Door Lofts -Magnolia Loft, Silos/Downtown
Waco, TX, US
13 reviews
Apartment 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
You will feel like you are home from the minute you walk in the door
The Magnolia loft was absolutely beautiful and comfortable for two couples with king size beds and two bathrooms
Every effort was made to make us comfortable and provide local information
the owner is extremely friendly and informative
One of the most fun enjoyable trips we have had
He is truly concerned that you are enjoying your stay and responds very quickly if you have any questions We would love to stay here again and look forward to returning to Waco in the future
Perfect location and Jim was the perfect host
The location was perfect with easy access to restaurants
We walked to the nearby Magnolia Silos
The attention to detail and cleanliness of the loft was amazing
We stayed in the Magnolia Loft which was beautifully decorated with every detail attended to Jim
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9. An ancient home renovated with modern furnishing (from USD 305)

The 130-year-old house, renovated in 2017, is 1750 sq ft (162 sqm) in dimension which is ideal for a big family of 8 people. Its amenities include three bedrooms, three bathrooms, a fully furnished kitchen and a large dining area for everyone to gather, and luxurious beds in each bedroom. Downtown, rural small towns like McGregor, Crawford and Valley Mills, and Lake Waco are some places that you can visit during your stay. Some activities that you may indulge in are driving and shopping in old antique shops, or see pastures full of cattle, walk along Brazos River, watching Baylor athletics, and dining.

The Morrow House Season 5 Fixer Upper & Featured In Cottage Style Magazine
Waco, TX, US
64 reviews
House 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
was living room furniture wasn't real comfy and was hard to have peek hole in bedroom door off
cold water in the fridge and the toiletries provided extra touches were throughout Our family of 6 were quite comfortable in this lovely property
Plenty of room and amenities from delicious cookies to white fluffy towels added to the pleasures of this unique spot
I wish the rest of the surrounding neighborhood was as nice
Clean perfectly decorated and awesome owner
Sparkling chandeliers modern appliances
combined with antiques and warm homey touches
This is a beautiful home clean and cute Easy and great to work with
helped with getting around All of this made for a comfy cozy
Vacation home for 7 girlfriends who love Fixer Upper
The Morrow House was amazing
We enjoyed the water bottles and coffee to start the day Situated near downtown Waco
Words can not describe how beautifully done this home is If you are looking for the perfect girls getaway in Waco
see the sights we came to Waco to see Thank you Kimberlee for being so easy to reach and providing so many comforts for us
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10. Spacious bungalow in rural Waco

A studio bungalow, which occupies almost a 0.5 acre (0.2 hectares) on Waco main road is suitable for four people. One bedroom, one bathroom, fully stocked kitchen with pots and pans, internet, Rook TV with cable, walk-in shower, and attached carport for a single car, and covered parking are some of the available amenities. Note that pets are allowed with a fee. Nearby attractions are 8 km (3 miles) from Magnolia. A walk with your pet should be great as the bungalow is surrounded by lots of trees and a creek.

Waco’s Chic Bungalow - 3 miles to Magnolia
3306 US-84
6 reviews
studio 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Enjoy a comfortable stay in Waco

These carefully selected HomeAway vacation rentals in Waco, Texas, offer a true flavor of the city. With their close proximity to the attractions, fresh air with tree-lined streets, some of the best eateries and shopping areas close by, a lot of parks, museums and historical structures, the true beauty of Waco can only be measured after visiting this beautiful city in Texas.

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