Top 9 Treehouse Hotels & Vacation Rentals Near San Antonio, Texas - Updated 2023


The rich heritage and vibrant charm of San Antonio are a huge draw for travelers heading to Texas. Whether you’re there to see the historic missions or explore the colorful River Walk, there are plenty of things to do, see, and eat in San Antonio. Head to the famous Alamo or sample the rising culinary stars of the city’s gastronomic scene. Even San Antonio accommodations are endlessly diverse with options such as castles, glamping tents, and treehouses. If the last one is more your speed, keep reading. Discover the best treehouse hotels and vacation rentals near San Antonio, Texas, that are perfect for your upcoming vacation plans.

1. Amazing treehouse cabin by the river (from USD 174)

Spend a one-of-a-kind getaway with your family and friends while staying in this treehouse cabin at River Road Treehouses. It is custom-built along with modern facilities such as air-conditioning, heating, and wireless internet to provide you with convenience. Furthermore, the cabin has an open-plan space with a kitchen, dining space, and living room.

Featuring an attached private deck, the property allows you to enjoy majestic views of cypress trees. You will also have easy access to the Guadalupe River where you can go fishing, swimming, and picnicking. Plus, the property allows pets for free, so your furry pals can come and join the fun.

Amazing Custom Treehouse Conveniently Located near Whitewater Amphitheater
New Braunfels, TX, US
152 reviews
cabin 8 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the upstairs tv didn’t even have internet or cable
the stairs leading upstairs was a nightmare
i’m a small to average size adult and i struggled to wall up those stairs
river access was a hit
we explored outside around our treehouse in the river bed the first night
treehouse was clean and exceeded everyone’s expectations
the vacation rental was very clean
the vacation rental was very clean
the vacation rental was clean
the vacation rental was clean
rating details:the property manager was adequately helpful
rating details:the property manager was adequately helpful
rating details:the property manager was adequately helpful
i cannot wait to be back
rating details:the property manager was very helpful
the scenery was beautiful and it was a great place to get away from everything
only dvd’s which we were not prepared to bring
the patio deck area was amazing since we ended up making most out food on the bbq due to having a ****** stove
great location near canyon lake, gruene, new braunfels and san marcos etc
specific instructions were given to not set the air under 70 but the system did not fully cool the place down at 70
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2. Hillside treehouse with lake views (from USD 189)

Stay in this treehouse set on a hillside overlooking the lovely Canyon Lake for an unforgettable escape with your family and friends. Lake access is just down the hill and across the street, making it easy to hang out, swim, or go boating during your vacation.

Additionally, the property features a private terrace where you can enjoy breathtaking sunsets across the lake. It also boasts an open-plan layout with a kitchen, dining area, and living room. Plus, it is complete with all comforts of the home such as air conditioning, heating, and wireless internet.

Canyon Lake Tree House
102 reviews  Wifi Available
House 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
beautiful property which is very clean and well kept
this property was a great place to stay very clean and well stocked in case you forgot anything
the home appeared really clean and had everything you need for a comfortable stay
everything was clean and ready for our arrival will definitely reserve this one again
it was the right place for children of the sixties fully stocked clean and comfortable
the owner made sure we had all the information we needed prior to arriving
the owner was amazing and responsive to all my questions which was well appreciated
super welcoming host plenty to do around or just relax and enjoy the view
great location couldn't stop looking at that beautiful lake
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3. Cozy treehouse with beautifully crafted wooden interiors (from USD 225)

Found in New Braunfels, Texas, about half an hour’s drive away from San Antonio, this charming one-bedroom treehouse is a pretty escape for couples or small families. It’s easy to be at home in this cozy hideout with hand-crafted wooden fixtures, making it feel like a pristine home inside a giant tree trunk. Travelers can enjoy meals al fresco on the balcony and cook barbecue at the grill. At night, gather around the fire pit to tell stories. This property is also a mini-resort with a swimming pool and easy access to Guadalupe River where kayaking and fishing are popular.

Cloud 9 Tree Haus - Cloud Lane
New Braunfels, Texas, United States
117 reviews  Wifi Available
Treehouse 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
exceptionally clean inside well equipped and made for a very peaceful retreat
outstanding place for a get away
nice place to take kids
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4. Woodsy abode with verdant views (from USD 370)

Another treehouse in Cloud Lane Properties, Las Palmas Tree Haus is a wonderful choice for bigger groups who want an expansive space in nature to run and play. Perched on massive tree trunks, the two-bedroom refuge overlooks fantastic views of Guadalupe River. It’s just a short stroll to the river for water sports and other activities. Guests are happy to splash around in the shared swimming pool just outside the rental. With pristine woodwork, resort facilities, and the beauty of nature, this treehouse gives eight travelers a one-of-a-kind vacation experience while providing all the comforts of home.

Las Palmas Tree Haus - Cloud Lane
New Braunfels, Texas, United States
42 reviews  Wifi Available
Treehouse 2 Beds 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
can’t wait to return thanks for hosting us
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5. Dreamy cabin in the heart of nature (from USD 332)

This pretty rental in Fredericksburg, Texas, is one that’s fit for a fairy tale. Nestled on a cluster of oaks by Palo Alto Creek, this cabin offers a private space with luxuries such as high-quality furniture, kitchen appliances, a vinyl record player, a Bluetooth speaker, and cozy living areas. Charming details add character to the rustic home such as colorful splashback, tiles, twinkling lights, and the nook/bedroom. Lie down in the hammock as you enjoy the forest views or enjoy a soothing soak in the private outdoor hot tub. Definitely a must-visit just around an hour’s drive away from San Antonio, Texas.

Live Oak Treehouse at HoneyTree Farm
Fredericksburg, Texas, United States
497 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
everything was clean comfortable and new
so clean safe feeling and zen
the space was decorated so well and was very clean and well stocked
the property was comfortable clean and in a great location
a must stay while in fredericksburg amazing views unique touches throughout incredible craftsmanship extremely clean and an ideal host
he was extremely responsive to any questions
thank you for being an amazing host every detail is absolutely perfect
host was very friendly and very accommodating
jacob was an excellent host and very responsive
jacob was very responsive to questions
a great close by getaway
its in a great location just outside of town yet very close to everything
the treehouse and the location were absolutely beautiful and relaxing
beautiful location couldn’t ask for a better experience
great place to get away and relax
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6. Spacious sanctuary for nature-loving families (from USD 485)

Rounding out the trio of Cloud Lane rentals on this list, this one is an amazing nature-inspired home that could fit up to 14 people. Big groups of families and friends will love staying in this expansive home that’s bigger than any treehouse most people have ever seen. Four bedrooms, three baths, and a spacious indoor living, dining, and kitchen area sit above ground, while a wrap-around deck with views of Guadalupe River provides a comfortable space for guests who prefer spending time outside.

Laguna Vista Tree Haus - Cloud Lane
New Braunfels, Texas, United States
27 reviews  Wifi Available
Treehouse 7 Beds 14 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 14

Top guest reviews
quick responses and helpful in planning
very ecletic and interesting place
grocery restaurants and river float places were all 5-8 miles away so it was easy to navigate
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7. The Resort at Schlitterbahn (from USD 145)

The Resort at Schlitterbahn in New Braunfels boasts seven Treehaus Luxury Suites offering tree-top views of Comal River. Hand-crafted wooden furniture fills the bright, airy suites and offers guests a homey space to take a break and relax. While Schlitterbahn resort facilities are just a hop and a skip away—including the popular waterpark and restaurants—there’s something peaceful about staying in these modern treehouses that are reminiscent of childhood and playing in nature.

The Resort at Schlitterbahn

Address: 305 West Austin Street, New Braunfels City Center, New Braunfels (TX), United States, TX 78130

8. Drums Along the Guadalupe Treehouse Lodge

Editor's Note: Photo taken from the establishment's official social account

Posted by Drums Along the Guadalupe Treehouse Lodge on Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Drums Along the Guadalupe Treehouse Lodge is a unique vacation experience about 15 mi (24 km) from New Braunfels. It lies along Guadalupe Riverbank, a popular spot among Texans looking for a picture-perfect spot to spend outdoors. Activities at the river include canoeing, kayaking, and fishing, while the nearby Canyon Lake offers even more recreation such as scuba diving and sailing. Cozy suites on the second, third, and fourth floors are available, but bigger groups or guests who want total privacy can rent out the entire property.

Drums Along the Guadalupe Treehouse Lodge

Address: 2170 Ponderosa Dr, New Braunfels, TX 78132, USA

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9. Tranquil refuge up in the trees

One of the most spectacular treehouse lodging options in Texas, this treehouse cabin is tucked in a picturesque corner of Guadalupe River. A 100-ft (30-m) footbridge will lead you to a private sanctuary in the sky, where you can spend a couple of days unwinding in nature. Each cabin features a private deck as well as all the modern amenities necessary for a pleasant stay. Beautiful 80-ft (24-m) cypress trees offer a canopy overhead that keeps the cabins cool and pleasant all day long.

Peaceful Treehouse in New Braunfels near The Guada
45 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 5 Beds 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
very clean beautiful views
the location was clean and everything we expected
very cool place near the river
cute quiet area to get away from the city and relax
really enjoyed staying here; it was close to the river and felt safe and family friendly
nice place for a relaxing vacation in a small town
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Give these fun treehouses a try

If you’re ready to mix up your hotel choices and add more excitement to your vacations, it may be time to consider staying in a treehouse. Give these fun treehouse hotels and vacation rentals near San Antonio a try and reach new heights in your adventures.

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A freelance writer from the Philippines, Celia Nachura is always in search of new people, food, adventure, and a good story.

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