Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Horseshoe Bay

The lake and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Horseshoe Bay. Travelers to this relaxing city praise the golfing, boating and restaurants. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Horseshoe Bay

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the city? Travelers enjoy fun activities like golfing and boating. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Horseshoe Bay a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Slick Rock Golf Course (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Apple Rock Gulf Course (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Ram Rock Golf Course (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Blue Lake Golf Course (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • The Legends Golf Course (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Perissos Vineyards (11.8 mi / 19 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Horseshoe Bay

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Horseshoe Bay is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Adam Johnson Park (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Lakeside Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Longhorn Cavern State Park (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Inks Lake State Park (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Westcave Preserve (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
  • Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife Refuge (20.6 mi / 33.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Horseshoe Bay

Fly into Austin, TX (AUS-Austin-Bergstrom Intl.), the closest airport, located 47.9 mi (77.1 km) from the city center.

Where to stay near Horseshoe Bay?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 466 house rentals near Horseshoe Bay. From 262 Houses to 66 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Horseshoe Bay is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Horseshoe Bay?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Horseshoe Bay:

  • Horseshoe Bay West: 23 vacation rentals
  • South Austin: 2,144 vacation rentals
  • Highland Lake Estates: 148 vacation rentals
  • Rough Hollow: 18 vacation rentals
  • Pedernales Bend: 20 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Horseshoe Bay?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Horseshoe Bay. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Blue Lake Golf Course: 567 home rentals
  • Slick Rock Golf Course: 598 home rentals
  • Ram Rock Golf Course: 579 home rentals
  • Apple Rock Gulf Course: 579 home rentals
  • Lighthouse Country Club: 570 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Horseshoe Bay listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Horseshoe Bay?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 262 Houses in Horseshoe Bay. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Horseshoe Bay include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 66 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 44 lodging choices
  • Villas: 2 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Horseshoe Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 164 vacation homes with pool available in Horseshoe Bay.