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Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Blanco, Texas - Updated 2020

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Forget your photo filter apps and be prepared to capture everything #nofilter on your trip to Blanco (Hill Country Texas). Yes, everything is so beautiful around here that you won’t need any filters. The lifeline of the city is the Blanco River, which encompasses unexplored earthen shores, plenty of greenery, and popular recreational activities. Visit Blanco State Park, Blanco River, museums, the zoo or spend time hiking, biking, swimming, and camping in Blanco. Plan to escape from your stressed life to spend a long weekend here in the lap of nature. While you get busy planning, we’ve shortlisted the top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in the city for you:

1. An artist's nest near historic square (from USD 79)

First on this list, we have a lovely cottage near the historic town square suitable for up to three guests. It has one double bedroom and a sofa bed in the living area apart from a modern bathroom and full kitchen. There’s also a large backyard deck where you can simply sit and enjoy watching birds together or star gazing at nights. Since it is an “artist’s nest” it also has art supplies so that you can indulge in some fun coloring or journaling to de-stress. Please note that this is an adult-only space and has no TV or Wi-Fi. But that won’t matter because this cottage is a certified Backyard Wildlife Habitat so you can binge watch nature instead!

The Artist's Nest
Blanco, Texas, United States
147 reviews
Entire house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable quiet space that was full of artistic touches
the artist nest is a great place to unplug because there's no tv or wi-fi
the bedroom has the most comfy bed with more beautiful colors
the bathroom was spotless and of course colorful with nice amenities
this one room cottage house was the perfect place for my daughter and i to enjoy a weekend retreat
Cleanliness:
and pristinely clean
beautifully decorated and clean
connie's place was lovely clean quaint and very relaxing
the cottage is sparkling clean and has personal touches that make you feel welcome and comfortable
just as described fun convenient spacious and clean
Host:
the host is wonderful
connie is a wonderful host
connie is a great host
the perfect host thank you so much connie
connie is such a wonderful host
Location:
walking distance to all the great places downtown blanco
great location and cute place
great place walking distance to downtown and city river park
great location to walk to the park or into town
the location is perfect and there are tons of great things to do in close proximity
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2. Studio cottage in downtown (from USD 49)

A cozy studio cottage in the downtown historic district, this place is ideal for solo-travelers or couples. It enjoys close proximity to shops, parks, several restaurants, Blanco State Park, Blanco River, Bindseil City Park, and Blanco events. The wonderful host Retta offers this fully furnished studio with a sleeper sofa bed (Therapedic Memory Foam mattress topper), a TV with a DVD player and DVDs, a dining table, kitchenette, bathroom with a shower, and the common backyard. She has decorated the entire space with family antiques and local art, which will always make you feel at home.

Sunday Haus Cottage
Blanco, Texas, United States
166 reviews
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed is a fold-down couch but retta provides a memory foam covering to make it more comfortable
the futon made for a very comfortable bed and couch
i deducted one star because the folding couch/bed could have been a little more comfortable
with a proper bed this place would be perfect
the haus cottage was cozy charming and a great location in town
Cleanliness:
the place was clean and cozy
very clean and cozy and the refrigerator even had snacks in it
we loved the hospitality cleanliness and location
it's tiny but oh so cozy and clean
the cottage has a very warm touch and was very clean and up to date
Host:
the host is lovely
retta is a great host
the host was very sweet
retta is kind and accommodating
she was very helpful and quick to reply when i had questions
Location:
cute little place close to the square
the location was perfect
restaurants within walking distances a nice walking path was close
cute little cottage within walking distance of blanco town square
this was in the best location ever
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3. Quaint guesthouse for six (from USD 105)

This charming guesthouse is centrally located in the town and was originally built in the late 1800s. Over the years, it has been renovated umpteen times, and today, it is a beautiful two-bedroom home offering space for six guests. The bedrooms are spacious; there’s also a living area, dining room, full kitchen, modern bathroom, and an outdoor porch. When traveling with a family or a group of friends, this is a convenient location as it is close to several family-friendly activities including the Blanco State Park and River.

7th Street Guesthouse
Blanco, Texas, United States
168 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
they made sure that every room had a space heater since the house didn't have central air
she left us a dozen fresh eggs from her chickens so our breakfast was delicious
each room had excellent heaters for the cool nights
loved the sunny "sitting room" off one of the bedrooms
unusual house that is charming rustic open and comfortable
Cleanliness:
spotlessly clean and well appointed
very clean and well kept
spotless and so comfortable
the house was a++ clean - really well maintained and clean
squeaky clean comfy and convenient
Host:
the owners were friendly and attentive
the host is very accomodative and helpful
gail is a gracious host
keith and gail are gracious hosts
the hosts are very accommodating and helpful if needed
Location:
the location was excellent
the short walk to downtown made this location fantastic
great comfortable lodging close to a quaint downtown
this house was ideal it was so close to everything that we could have walked
great location in a historic home
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4. Blanco River home with an awesome view! (from USD 130)

Stay in this spacious cottage located by the Blanco River. Its location is to die for. This listing is for the entire cottage consisting of two bedrooms, one with a king bed and second with two single beds and a queen bed; two modern bathrooms with a bathtub/shower, a full kitchen, urban living room with a dining table and flat screen TV, spacious front porch with furniture, large backyard overlooking the river with plenty of seating space to enjoy the view, and free parking. This property can conveniently accommodate up to six guests and also offers access to Blanco State Park, which is in close proximity. This must be your top choice in the city if you are traveling with family or friends to have some fun indulging in outdoor group activities.

Blanco River Home - Awesome View!
Blanco, Texas, United States
113 reviews
Entire house 4 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
all the amenities were lovely soft towels kitchen utensils coffee and seating outside
great place to stay ample room and spectacular view
the beds are comfy and the porch offers great views of the river
the place is extremely quiet and the king bed was super comfortable
another one in our gal's review is: "loved beds towels extra supplies (skin so soft)
Cleanliness:
plenty of dishes clean sheets & towels available
it was very clean and well stocked
mostly clean besides run ins with roaches
it was extremely clean
the home was clean and comfortable -just as described
Host:
host was great thanks
she was very helpful with information when asked
our host pi was very welcoming and accommodating
she was very helpful with pointing out local attractions and met all of requests
very responsive and thoughtful hosts
Location:
you can walk to several restaurants easily
house is in a great location
great place close to the town's center and the state park
quiet and also easy walk into downtown blanco
close to the courthouse square close to the blanco river and very pet friendly
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5. Hill country retreat cabin (from USD 175)

This rustic two-story cabin in the Texas Hill Country is perfect for a group of six travelers. Merely five minutes from Blanco, this is the perfect location to unwind in the lap of nature with the river, meadow, chirping birds, and creek-side trails. The charming cottage has two bedrooms, one bathroom, an outdoor shower, full kitchen, living area, and an outdoor gaming zone with a ping-pong table, corn-hole, ladder ball games, and horseshoes.

Hill Country Retreat
Blanco, Texas, United States
86 reviews
Entire cabin 4 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the outdoor shower is refreshing and there are wonderful views from the patio
everything was as described - very comfortable
the couch is comfy and we enjoyed watching tv and movies at night
the house is very comfortable but it is the outside space that is so very lovely
Cleanliness:
it was very clean comfortable and very nicely decorated
it was very very clean and neat and comfortable
the house was very clean with really thoughtful touches
the house was very clean and had everything we needed
expect a wonderful clean cabin in a gorgeous setting
Host:
the hosts are great
bruce and gwen were wonderful hosts
bruce and gwen were excellent hosts
bruce and gwen were perfect hosts
this is an awesome place with great hosts
Location:
the location is great
we loved the location
perfect location for us driving from austin
we were absolutely delighted with bruce's place
great place to get away or spend time with family and friends
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6. Cozy cabin near the Blanco River (from USD 105)

Situated just across the street from the Blanco River, this is house can be aptly said to be “dream vacation house.” It can easily accommodate up to eight guests in its two bedrooms. The master bedroom has a full sized double bed, where the second bedroom has bunk beds with a twin bed on the top and full-sized double bed on the bottom. There’s also a modern bathroom with a shower and a fully equipped kitchen, which also includes complimentary organic eggs. While you can enjoy their free Wi-Fi or Chromecast, it is even better to spend plenty of time outdoors by the river. If you get lucky, you might spot Great Blue Herons, Snowy Egrets, ducks, geese, and turtles. Yet, if bird watching is not the thing for you, you can simply enjoy star gazing at night and cherish the peacefulness of the area.

Ms Willie's Cabin on the Blanco
Blanco, Texas, United States
107 reviews
Entire cottage 4 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were so comfortable as was the sitting room furniture
my youngest appreciated all the board games and my older kids - the wifi
there are two rooms in the house so for a family the space is perfect
we had plenty of room to relax
deda's cottage on the blanco was very comfortable and accommodating
Cleanliness:
it was clean and quiet
her place was clean and comfortable
the house was clean and the bed was comfy
cute cabin very clean and deda was super sweet
the cabin is very neat and clean
Host:
host is very responsive
great host amazing tips
great spot and wonderful host
deda was a great host
the host was very kind and made sure we had everything we needed
Location:
great location across from a beautiful river
this cute little cabin was sitting right across the street from the blanco river
we especially loved the location and its proximity to both the blanco town square and the blanco river
it’s a great location and very quiet
it's within walking distance of the cute town square and a 3 minute drive to the state park
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7. Beautiful cottage at Twin Creeks in Blanco (from USD 269)

Haven’t you cherished those romantic movies that show the actor living in a beautiful cottage in the countryside? Well, this is one such place. Newly remodeled, this cottage is perfect for a long stay as it is available for rent. Conveniently located in the heart of the Texas Hill Country, Blanco, the house can be reached easily from Austin, San Antonio, Wimberley, and Fredricksburg in a short drive. Its three bedrooms are perfect for housing six guests comfortably. There are also two full bathrooms, a kitchen, parking, sand volleyball court, and plenty of greenery outside for you to have a relaxing stay here. There are plenty of parks, shops, restaurants, and wineries nearby.

The Oaks at Twin Creeks In Blanco
Blanco, Texas, United States
64 reviews
Entire house 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
all the amenities they provided made our stay very comfortable
the house has a terrific full kitchen and 2 full bathrooms that are all modern
the rooms are comfortable and the bathrooms well stocked
the house is lovely and i echo other reviews that the beds were so comfy
Cleanliness:
clean simple and peaceful
very clean very well decorated house
very well kept; clean organized and very up to date
we had a great experience the house was very clean and decorated nicely
it is peaceful very clean scenic and the decor is impeccable
Host:
& the hosts were amazing
siobhan and trey are fabulous hosts
fantastic home and great hosts
the hosts were very accommodating and sweet
the host were great people making sure we had a great stay
Location:
blanco is a super cute town and centrally located to many near places in the hill-country
perfect location with proximity to the best of the hill country
the property is peaceful and secluded yet very close to town
beautiful home great location and friendly hosts made for an ideal experience
this is a nice secluded place just outside of blanco
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8. Two bedroom house in Blanco (from USD 80)

This retro house is a perfect place for couples, friends, and colleagues traveling in a group of four, as it has two furnished bedrooms with a double bed in each. There’s also a modern bathroom, Wi-Fi, TV, free parking, a well-equipped kitchen, BBQ grill, patio, and a garden to offer you a wholesome experience. The host also offers complimentary breakfast. If you are looking for a summer retreat near the Blanco River, and minutes from downtown, then this could be your perfect choice. There are plenty of wineries and breweries close by, so you can spend a fun weekend here.

Blanco Gem
Blanco, Texas, United States
32 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bathroom amenities were more than expected and nice quality fluffy towels
a comfortable relaxing and quiet stay awaits at thomas' cottage in blanco
Cleanliness:
very clean in all areas
comfortable quiet peaceful and exceptionally clean describes this space
most importantly for us it was very clean
the house is quaint quiet and very clean
it's humble but very comfortable and clean
Host:
thomas was a responsive host and great to work with
even before arriving at the house the hosts were helpful and easy to communicate with
children: this place is child friendly after a few moments
the hosts were also gracious enough to stock the kitchen with coffee oatmeal yogurt juice and water
Location:
great location to kick back and relax
it is located in a very quiet and peaceful neighborhood
what a great place good location and very quiet
we truly enjoyed this rustic charming home near blanco state park
the blanco state park is beautiful and a lovely place to spend the day
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9. Guest cottage studio (from USD 99)

This listing is for a studio apartment situated on the ground floor of a beautiful guest cottage. It is suitable for housing four guests max. The studio has a king size bed, living area with a sofa bed, a private bathroom, and a functional kitchen. If you are traveling in a group of eight to ten guests, then you can contact the host to book the upstairs apartment too, so that the entire cottage could be yours during the vacation. The location of the property has an added advantage as it is at the edge of the Blanco River. The state park and the two dams are nearby (hence the name). The Historic Town Square is also within walking distance from here.

Two Dam Guest Cottages- River Studio
Blanco, Texas, United States
Entire house 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

10. Blue cottage at Texas Hill Country

Escape from your harried city life and stay here to relax in eternal bliss. This lovely cottage has three bedrooms, two bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen, and a spacious living room with a large smart TV and sound system. This listing is for the entire house, making it the perfect place for a family or group of five friends traveling together. The hosts have set up this lively home with intricate interests. From modern amenities to outdoor activities, you can make the most of your vacation by staying here.

Blue Cottage [email protected] Hill Country
Blanco, Texas, United States
71 reviews
Entire cottage 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
our stay at this cozy cottage was delightful
the fireplace and tv were frame at to have and the record player was interesting
the beds were very comfortable and the space was perfect
the star gazing was wonderful from the back deck and the kitchen was fully stocked
was really surprised to have wifi which was great i will definitely be returning soon
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable
a great clean place in blanco
very nice house clean and comfortable
house is very clean and well maintained
clean comfortable and better than expected
Host:
super nice host btw
very good hosts
xavier was a gracious host
very friendly informative and courteous
xavier is responsive and helpful even checking on us when some rough weather rolled in
Location:
good location too
easy walking distance to town
the location is great
great location very close to everything i
the location was perfect
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Ola Blanco!

Equi-distant from San Antonio and Austin, the location of this city itself makes it the best spot for a long weekend getaway. We hope you found your preferred home vacation rental from this list.

Happy Traveling!

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Ishita Gupta is a freelance Indian writer with a passion for travelling extensively and discovering new destinations that also reflects in her style of writing. While charting the road less...Read more

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