Destination guide

Head to the lively city of Hill Country

Enjoy the live music and other features of Hill Country. Renowned for its sporting events, riverfront and waterfalls, this city welcomes all visitors. Local cultural sights include Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum and Blanton Museum of Art. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Hill Country

Do you want to find attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Hill Country has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Blue Lake Golf Course (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Ram Rock Golf Course (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Apple Rock Gulf Course (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Llano River Golf Club (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)
  • Slick Rock Golf Course (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)
  • The Legends Golf Course (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the waterfalls and other natural features in Hill Country

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Hill Country is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Enchanted Rock State Natural Area (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Robinson City Park (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Lyndon B. Johnson State Park (18.2 mi / 29.3 km)
  • Cross Mountain Park (18.5 mi / 29.8 km)
  • Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park (21.2 mi / 34.2 km)
  • Longhorn Cavern State Park (21.8 mi / 35.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Hill Country

If you're traveling by train, Austin Station, San Marcos Station and Taylor Station are the main stations in the city. You can see more of Hill Country by catching a ride on the metro at Leander Station, Lakeline Station or Kramer Station.

Where to stay near Texas Hill Country?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 7,521 house rentals near Texas Hill Country. From 998 Cabins to 3,943 Houses, 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 Texas Hill Country is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Texas Hill Country?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Texas Hill Country. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Mexico: 30,672 vacation rentals
  • Austin: 3,284 vacation rentals
  • San Antonio: 1,993 vacation rentals
  • Texas Gulf Coast: 10,401 vacation rentals
  • Dallas: 1,381 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Texas Hill Country! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Texas Hill Country?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Texas Hill Country:

  • Austin: 3,284 rentals
  • San Antonio: 1,993 rentals
  • Dallas: 1,381 rentals
  • Waco: 180 rentals
  • Fort Worth: 530 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when travelling by plane to Texas Hill Country?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of lodging choices in Texas Hill Country are:

  • Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW): 1,279 home rentals
  • Weatherford, TX (WEA-Parker County): 135 home rentals
  • Stephenville, TX (SEP-Stephenville Clark Regional): 19 home rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holiday in Texas Hill Country?

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

  • Austin Convention Center: 2,951 vacation homes
  • The River Walk: 705 vacation homes
  • American Airlines Center: 1,202 vacation homes
  • Fort Worth Zoo: 409 vacation homes
  • ATT Performing Arts Center: 1,185 vacation homes

But there are many other points of interest around Texas Hill Country listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Explore destinations around Texas Hill Country

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