Austin area Vacation Rentals

Austin and the nearby Lake Travis are overflowing with recreational opportunities and worthwhile sights that will certainly impress visitors to this area. For your next trip to the capital of Texas, stay in an Austin vacation rental and be close to all this bustling city has to offer.

First time visitors to the area should stop by a few of the top-notch museums that call Austin home. The Lyndon B. Johnson Library and Museum allows visitors to view a variety of presidential items such as papers, memorabilia, ceremonial gifts, and even Oval Office furniture. Those seeking a more comprehensive historical journey should visit the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum to learn about the history of the Lone Star State through original artifacts and travel back to the Texas of old.

Austin is a city that thrives on the outdoors so don’t miss out on any of the fun by heading to the Town Lake Hike and Bike Trail. Young and old alike flock here to traverse the lush and mostly shaded trails that wind there way next to this calm body of water. After your adventure on the trails, head to nearby Zilker Park for the stunning botanical gardens or to swim in the cool waters of the Barton Springs Pool in the summer. Sports enthusiasts can take advantage of the adjacent open space that is perfect for a soccer, football, or baseball game or to simply toss a Frisbee around for a few hours.

A local ritual that is enjoyed by residents and guests alike, make your way to the shores of Town Lake when the sun begins to set for one of the most impressive bat sightings possible. Every night from April to October, 1.5 million Mexican free-tail bats emerge from under the Congress Avenue Bridge for a night of insect hunting and you can catch this bizarre feast any night of your vacation.

With live music available at approximately 150 venues each night, leading to the appropriate nickname the "Live Music Capital of the World," guests of Austin vacation rentals can hit Sixth Street or the Warehouse District for a guaranteed entertaining evening. Close to many of the downtown clubs, bars, and restaurants, an Austin condo rental is also the ideal way to enjoy the South by Southwest music and film festival in March.

Water lovers will want to look into the convenient access a Lake Travis vacation rental allows to this large and stunning lake just west of Austin. The perfect place to spend a warm summer day swimming, boating, jet skiing, or fishing, visitors will be swept away by all this lake has to offer and the festive atmosphere at many of the nearby restaurants.

Close to Austin and Lake Travis, Burnet vacation rentals allow you to enjoy the many attractions of these nearby areas all while taking in the outdoor amusements of the Texas Hill Country. Visitors can head out for a fishing trip on Lake Buchanan, stroll the underground caves of the Longhorn Cavern State Park, or participate in a hiking tour at Inks Lake State Park.

Austin and Lake Travis vacation rentals are the perfect accommodations choice for outdoor enthusiasts and music lovers who want easy access to everything they love about this area. Begin your search for the perfect Austin home rental today and experience the capital of Texas with all the amenities of home at your disposal.

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