Where to stay around Fredericksburg?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 801 vacation rentals near Fredericksburg. From 334 houses to 146 cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Fredericksburg for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Fredericksburg?

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

  • Fredericksburg Winery: 665 vacation rentals
  • Hill Country Miniatures Museum: 676 vacation rentals
  • Chisholm Trail Winery: 706 vacation rentals
  • Becker Vineyards: 665 vacation rentals
  • Vista Loop Trail: 684 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Fredericksburg 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 Fredericksburg?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 334 houses in Fredericksburg. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Fredericksburg include:

  • Cabins: 146 rentals available
  • Cottages: 121 rentals available
  • Resorts: 34 rentals available

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

Can I rent golf resort rentals in Fredericksburg?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 291 golf resort rentals in Fredericksburg. You have also many other possibilities in Fredericksburg area, including:

  • Downtown rentals: 125 rentals
  • Mountain rentals: 63 rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 19 rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Fredericksburg?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 97 vacation rentals with pool available in Fredericksburg. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Fredericksburg: A Little Bit of Germany in Texas

    Discover the charming German settlement of Fredericksburg. Known for its outstanding peaches, Fredericksburg is nestled in the heart of the Texas Hill Country. This lively village offers a host of activities to appeal to all ages. Whether you are looking for a romantic get-away, a girls’ weekend or a large family reunion, Fredericksburg has a variety of homes and cottages to choose from. With a myriad of things to do and see in an idyllic setting, Fredericksburg is perfect for a family vacation or weekend getaway.


    Stroll down Main Street in Fredericksburg for a shopping experience like no other. Lined with over 150 unique shops and boutiques, whatever your heart desires, you can find it on Main Street. Fashion, jewelry, home décor, specialty foods, antiques, western wear, you can find it all in Fredericksburg. If bargain hunting is more your style, Fredericksburg Trade Days occurs on the third weekend of each month from March through December. Homes and cottages are available with easy access to all the action in Fredericksburg.


    Named one of the “Top Five Art Towns” by Southwest Art Magazine in 2004, Fredericksburg features a number of eclectic and sophisticated art galleries ranging from traditional to modern. The galleries offer a First Friday Art Walk on the first Friday of each month, where the galleries stay open late for art viewing and appreciation.


    The Enchanted Rock Nature Area features a pink granite dome estimated to be one billion years old. Climb the 400 feet to the top to enjoy a spectacular view of the hill country area. The area includes a series of hiking, from an easy stroll to challenging.

    The Butterfly Haus is located in a historic house on Main Street and features hundreds of species of native butterflies amongst native Texas plants.

    Wildseed Farms is a real working wildflower farm with over 200 acres of wildflowers. Along with the wildflower seeds, they offer an assortment of locally made jams, jellies, salsas and marinades and even have a beer garden on the property.


    Pioneer Museum depicts the history and heritage of the settlement of Fredericksburg and the Texas Hill Country by German immigrants.

    The massive Natural Museum of the Pacific showcases World War II history, featuring memorabilia and war relics along with displays and interactive exhibits. The museum also features live re-enactments. The Nimitz Museum, named after Fredericksburg native, Admiral Chester Nimitz, is next to the larger museum.

    Wine Tours

    Visit the Texas wineries lining both sides of Highway 290 for a countryside rivaling the wine regions of Central Italy and French Rhone Valley. Each winery is unique and features tasting rooms and tours.

    Major Events

    • The Hill Country Film Festival is held in late April each year.
    • The Fredericksburg Crawfish Festival happens annually over the Memorial Day Weekend
    • The Gillespie County Fair, the oldest continuous county fair in Texas, is held in August.
    • The Fredericksburg Food and Wine Fest happens in October every year.


    Fredericksburg enjoys mild winters and hot summers. Temperatures range from 82 degrees in the summer to 49 degrees in the winter. Fredericksburg’s mild climate makes it an ideal year round destination.

    How to Get There

    Fredericksburg is centrally located in the Texas Hill Country, 78 miles west of Austin and 70 miles northwest of San Antonio. Fly to San Antonio or Austin and drive into Fredericksburg. Car rentals are available at both airports and in Fredericksburg. Greyhound bus transportation is also available in Fredericksburg.

    Attractions In and Around Fredericksburg

    Have time to spare and looking for things to do around Fredericksburg? Don't miss landmarks such as Holy Ghost Lutheran Church and St. Mary's Catholic Church and unique cultural highlights like National Museum of the Pacific War and Vereins Kirche Museum. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, experience the natural beauty of Cross Mountain Park, Vista Loop Trail and Live Oak Wilderness Trail.

    Fun activities in the city include Fredericksburg Winery, Rancho Ponte Vineyard and Torre Di Pietra Vineyards. Other places to visit in town include Good Art Company Art Gallery, Whistle Pik Galleries and Pioneer Museum.