10 Best Vrbo Vacation Rentals Near Lake Travis, Texas

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Austin, Texas, is a metropolitan city in the United States that welcomes travelers from across the globe. The city is known for its multicultural inhabitants and their insatiable taste for live music. Known as the “Live Music Capital of the World”, Austin always has one musical event or another that you don’t want to miss. So, if you are planning your next trip to this lively city, you can find a comfortable stay in one of the best hotels and Airbnb vacation rentals available. Plus, there are also these Vrbo accommodations near the Lake Travis. Travelers to Lake Travis can enjoy hikes, swimming, trekking, biking and boating in and around various places in the city, while still being under an hour to downtown Austin. So, check them out and pick your favorite!

1. Island on Lake Travis - Luxury condo (from USD 99)

This beautiful condominium is located on its own private island on Lake Travis. The condo is pet-friendly and has an amazing view of the lake from the balcony. It has a fully furnished living room, kitchen and bedroom, as well as a bathroom with a hot tub. Enjoy a relaxing time in the newly added indoor pool with spa. The condo is close to the private marina, where you can rent boats. There is also a tennis court and a golf course in the community.

Luxury condo on its own private island on Lake Travis
112 reviews  Wifi Available
villa 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

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Amenities & Room:
Another review mentioned that it was odd that the balcony was off of the bedroom
The living room was roomy and tastefully furnished
Had a wonderful time visiting my children in Austin
the view of the water is lovely While the shower is a little tight
Cute condo with an excellent view from the bedroom balcony
Cleanliness:
The property was clean and views were breathtaking
The bathroom sink doesn't drain well
The place was very quite which is why I went during the week
but the decor was very simple and peaceful which created the relaxing setting
Host:
They seem to greet everyone at the gate
Owner was very accessible and responded quickly to concerns Fountain not operational Great location off the beaten path
The complex itself is very nice and well-maintained with two exterior pools an interior pool
They also cross the bridge to roam the island
and he wanted to be near
Location:
Girls relaxing get away was great but
Had no idea that there weren't places to eat anywhere near by Enjoyed
Enjoyed being able to walk the dogs around the property
Beautiful condo looking out over Lake Travis
But we found it to be the perfect location for morning coffee
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2. Upscale villa with wraparound balcony and lake view (from USD 118)

This upscale, modern villa, with large, wraparound balcony offers a spectacular view of Lake Travis. The villa has a fully furnished modern kitchen and living space and it is spacious and located at an accessible distance from all the three swimming pools on the Island on Lake Travis. Guests can also make use of the fitness room, golf course and tennis courts available within the community.

Charming and spacious Villa with a big wrap around Balcony
55 reviews  Wifi Available
villa 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

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It was so relaxing sitting in the hot tub and looking at the sun setting over the lake right behind the pool
Loved the landscaping and the pools that overlook Lake Travis too
We really enjoyed our stay - quiet during the week - beautiful views
This is one of the nicest places we have stayed
This condo and resort did not disappoint
Cleanliness:
The property is extremely clean and nice
The place is very clean and relaxing Jaya
The place was very quiet and peaceful
Jaya was very prompt in her response
Host:
She was very professional and nice
The condo was very clean and comfortable Jaya was so pleasant and responded quickly to any questions I had Would love to visit again and would definitely love to be her guest again
was super helpful and responded quickly when I had a question The area is beautiful with lots to do
Owner was responsive to questions and very easy to coordinate with Enjoyed our stay- wonderful pool nearby Would recommend and would stay there again
Jaya was great at getting us in a day early
Location:
A little to far from the city
Quiet property that is well kept in a lovely area
Warning though if you are leaving property there are not many lyft/uber options
everything we needed and great place to relax out on the patio
Wonderful location and atmosphere really enjoyed the stay would love to visit again
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3. Villa with a view on the Island of Lake Travis (from USD 114)

Like every villa inside the community of the private Island on Lake Travis, this villa is also situated close to the three swimming pools in the area. The villa is colorful and spacious and its decor peaceful and relaxing. Guests staying in the villa can enjoy a panoramic view of Lake Travis from the large balcony. You can also enjoy the amenities available within the premises, such as the large indoor spa pool, tennis court, golf course and the fitness center.

Luxury villa on the private island of Lake Travis
190 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

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Amenities & Room:
Had a great time despite the record high temps
The condo was beautiful and comfortable
The pictures do not do it justice
The condo had all the necessities I enjoyed the balcony and the bed was very comfortable
Well equipped unit Very comfortable bed and ceiling fans Would be nice to have a TV channel listing (we found the local cable on TV Guide App )
Cleanliness:
The property was very clean and had everything my husband
The other thing was that I paid a $250 deposit 4 weeks prior to our rental and VRBO did not refund it until 1 week after we checked out
Bed was extremely comfortable Very peaceful place
Host:
The condo was great and the owner was very helpful
The owner is fantastic with quick responses and communication We really enjoyed the stay
Everything was explained really well in the welcome guide
and I needed to enjoy a weekend together after him being away for almost two months with the military
Condo was fantastic Clean easy instructions
Location:
Marriot is still the best option
Check in and check out were seamless
Beautiful complex Beautiful Unit
and we loved seeing the deer
This is a really nice spot a little off the beaten path of Lake Travis but still a very nice
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4. Recently updated, luxury condo (from USD 120)

This is a recently updated condominium, located on the Island on Lake Travis gated community. You can make use of all the community facilities here, such as the indoor spa, pool, outdoor pools, picnic area, gym, golf course, tennis courts and much more. The condo has been recently renovated with modern facilities. Enjoy the sunrises and sunsets on the lake from the private balcony. The condo also has a fully equipped kitchen space.

Lake front retreat at the Island on Lake Travis -1
62 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

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

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
But the fact is the beauty of the place is the view from the balcony
The condo is awesome with a third floor balcony overlooking the lake
We loved seeing the deer around the property; the views outside and from the Terrace were beautiful; The Bathroom had everything we needed; we liked the First aide Kit being on-hand; the washing ma...
At the same time it is a great place to do nothing The room was great and very clean
I hope the owners take a little more interest in keeping it clean
Cleanliness:
Very clean very comfortable
Everything was as pictured on the property
The condo was very clean and nice
The apartment had everything we needed was clean and had the most amazing view
The whole complex is very clean and landscaping is beautiful
Host:
Owner gave great detailed instructions on the area access
She is very helpful and responds to any emails quickly
They are friendly but not aggressive
frogs and many other wildlife
She went above and beyond taking care of things for us
Location:
a few restaurants and several convenience stores 15 minutes away
Once warning the on-site restaurant is not great and
It is not isolated to where there are no other activities to involve the kids
If you are wanting to go to a restaurant
Fun things to do in the area are kind of far (40-50 minute drive)
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5. Indulge in royal pleasures at high above Lake Travis (from USD 198)

High above Lake Travis is a romantic castle and wine house, located right in front of the lake. From anywhere in the home, you can enjoy the view of Lake Travis through the windows. The house has colorful interiors, with all the facilities you will need during your stay. Enjoy the maragaritas at the nearby Oasis! This space is a lovely and romantic getaway for couples.

Romantic castle/~ High above Lake Travis! Stay 2 nights, get 3rd half price!
120 reviews  Wifi Available
Apartment 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

6. Waterfront luxury villa in a gated community (from USD 123)

Wake up to a view of Lake Travis surrounding your bedroom in this beautiful, waterfront, luxury villa in the Island gated community. This amazing villa comes with colorful interiors and, since the villa is located within the gated community, you can make use of the community facilities, like the swimming pool, gym, golf course, tennis court and shuffleboard. Enjoy the wonderful views of the lake from the open bedroom and balcony.

Amazing, private Villa--LAKEFRONT at the Island! Views & Amenities Galore!
49 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The one negative is the bed
The view of the lake from the bedroom and patio was stunning
The view from the bedroom is spectacular and the outside balcony is comfortable and relaxing Great place to spend the weekend
If it was possible to give 6 stars
The online pictures don't do it
Cleanliness:
The villa was beautiful and clean
(after she offered a full refund)
Host:
Lovely host & wonderful villa
So quick to respond to questions
We cannot wait to plan our next trip
floats and tennis rackets Decorated so cute
Nicole was very helpful answering any questions we had during our stay
Location:
I cannot recommend their villa AND their services enough
There were some great little touches like chocolate and coffee as well as a few breakfast items
It was quiet and peaceful We swam and enjoyed a very relaxing time
and Nicole went "above and beyond" to ensure I was able to keep my reservation
It was a very enjoyable stay
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7. The Chardonnay Haus on Lake Travis (from USD 170)

Located close a vineyard, the Chardonnay Haus is an upscale villa in Lago Vista on Lake Travis. This villa has an outdoor patio with gas grill and has been constructed with an open floor plan, making it spacious. With beautiful hardwood floors, the villa is a perfect space to spend a winter holiday, in Austin. Enjoy maximum sunlight inside the house through the large glass windows and on the deck.

Chardonnay Haus: Lakefront Villa on Vineyard, 45 Mins from Downtown Austin
128 reviews  Wifi Available
House 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy :

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Amenities & Room:
Great view of the lake
Would like to take our boat to the slip next time
And the lakefront view was amazing
The only thing we wished the description would have included was that it is a duplex
All went well Nice place with great view from large deck
Cleanliness:
The vacation rental was very clean
The vacation rental was very clean
The vacation rental was very clean
The condos are so clean and nice
It was super clean and we really enjoyed the guest dock
Host:
Came across the property owner during our stay and he was very helpful making
The owner is a very nice gentleman and I would love to come back
sure everything was going well
I was more than happy with the location
I was very happy with the location
Location:
but it is a bit of a workout coming up from the dock area
Also there are fossils to be found in the property
I recommend this vacation rental Reviewer Comments:Perfect place to be by the water Beautiful views of the sunrise and moonrise
Our entire stay at the Villa was the absolute definition of a relaxing getaway
It was a nice time- not too far away from the city but makes you feel like you are
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8. Live with nature - A private home in the woods

A home that will quickly qualify as the favorite dream house for any nature-loving person is waiting for you. Located within walking distance from Lake Travis, White Owl Cabin is a beautiful, old-fashioned cottage amidst the woods. There is a loft in the house, traditional-style kitchen sink, laundry, picnic space, sacred area and much more waiting at this great place for you to explore. One look at the photos is going to make you desperate to stay here!

A Peaceful Location Where You Can Enjoy Nature At Its Best!
64 reviews
cabin 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very quiet beautiful view of the lake from the covered porch
The Cabin is unbelievably cozy and private yet close to anything you need
The best part was that there was no tv and internet
the view of the lake is so pretty and the quietness was perfect for morning coffee Would definitely stay there again
The cabin was comfortable for three people and the host is
Cleanliness:
The property was very clean
The Rustic little cabin was very clean and comfortable
Host:
Connie is super sweet and was willing to help with anything gave some great food recommendations but also gave you all the alone time you desire
our host was most gracious and despite her medical condition that really had her confined she made sure that we had everything and checked on us
Connie is a gracious host with a beautiful property
Connie made us feel right at home
We brought kayaks and carried them down the hill to the water
Location:
We only live 15 minutes away and
a peaceful electronic free get away
Enjoyed the fire every night sitting on back porch and listening to Johnny Cash and Elvis Presley on he Record player
Sometimes you need to just stop and take a deep breath
relaxing Away from it all
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9. Tiny house - A compact paradise

As the name suggests, this accommodation is a small, wooden house, located in front of Lake Travis. The house has well-planned, small rooms and a bedroom in the loft. The house is close to a boating and fishing dock and the view of the lake from the balcony is truly amazing. You can also enjoy making your favorite dishes on the gas grill in the outdoor picnic space. This place is best suited for couples looking for a nature-filled vacation.

Peace Retreat Tiny House
27 reviews
House 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Love the place although the water level of the lake were disappointing
The bed was worth the somewhat nervewracking climb up and down though It was so comfortable
Our time was too short to be able to use the kayak or boat that sat on the shore calling us
The description mentioned the sleeping loft
There was a lot for space than I even expected inside the house and the deck had a beautiful view
Cleanliness:
it was very clean and inviting
The place is very clean
The property we stayed in was clean and had everything we needed
The house was clean and in good shape
I can't say enough about this property
Host:
She is a wonderful woman and meeting her and hearing her story was so inspiring
The owner was more than accommodating
Owner is super sweet Way above our expectations
She did offer us another property at no added cost
I felt like being with her was being with family
Location:
The grounds are enchanting something out of a storybook
Property is near so many beautiful places
I stayed at the tiny house in April 2019 First off
Very Cozy and peaceful tiny house Loved the quiet and tranquility
Had a fun bungalow vibe that my girlfriend and I really enjoyed Wish
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10. Wooden cabin with unique, modern interiors

This wooden cabin with modern interiors comes with an indoor kitchenette and an outdoor cooking area. The cabin is situated inside the Reserve on Lake Travis gated community, that has a huge, resort-style swimming pool, tennis courts and a golf course. The most important and unique feature of this villa is the double-sided fireplace, that is common to both the living room and the master bathroom. The house has modern interiors with hotel-style linens and original paintings.

Chic Cabin with Outdoor Kitchen, Pool & Spa at The Reserve at Lake Travis
41 reviews
cabin 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
so cooking was very limited on the grill
Couldn’t find the trash dumpster
Then the fireplace was not functioning
It is fairly small doesn't have a real kitchen
rolling hills Not far from everything you would need
Cleanliness:
:The vacation rental was very clean
I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental
I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental
I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental
I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental
Host:
I was more than happy with the location
I was more than happy with the location
I was very happy with the location
I was very happy with the location
I was very happy with the location
Location:
but it only seemed to be a problem on the walk just outside Cabin 16 to and from
I don’t want my review posted Thanks
Great cabin in a great location however
The refrigerator was broken and would not turn on The fire place did not work either
We guessed for about 20 minutes before being able to get in at 10 pm
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Indulge in the simple joys of the natural beauty of Lake Travis

The best way to spend a holiday away from the hustle and bustle of today’s competitive work life is to escape into the wonders of nature. Lake Travis is one such place that will give you the peace and satisfaction of a perfect vacation. Be engrossed by the beauty and breeze of Lake Travis by staying in one of these top Vrbo accommodations. Make lasting memories with nature.

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Sharadha is a happy 'paw'rent to beautiful GSDs - Max n Tuffey. At times, when she is not too busy pampering her furry kids, she is trying her best to stay fit, write and travel. She loves...Read more

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