Destination guide

Marble Falls is the heart of Texas

With the rolling Texan plains on one side and the snaking Colorado River on the other, countless wineries and vineyards in the hills, and the waters of Lyndon B Johnson Lake beckoning to the west, Marble Falls might just have everything you need for that family trip to the Lone Star State. You can immerse yourself in old rancher history, cast the nets on fishing expeditions, go wild swimming in natural springs, horseback through the cypress forests, or just relax and watch the world go by from your Marble Falls vacation rentals.

Things to do

Waterfalls and Texan wonders in Marble Falls

Crack out the hiking boots and camera and be sure to leave behind your cozy Marble Falls vacation rentals to see the beauty of the Texan backcountry. You can delve into the Colorado Bend State Park, where crashing waterfalls and plunge pools line the cliffs. Or, you can take a dip in the wild Krause Springs, where cypress trees loom overhead. Alternatively, try to chase the heritage of the Lone Star State. For that there's the Falls on the Colorado Museum with its old grist mills and bison bones, and local wineries like Flat Creek.

Activities

Find your explorer feet in Marble Falls

Whether you're slinging the fishing rod on the waters of nearby reservoirs, pontoon boating under the hot Texan sun, or saddling up the horses for a riding outing like the ranchers of old across the bush-peppered plains of Burnet County, you can rest assured that Marble Falls will help you discover that inner adventurer. There are more relaxing pursuits, too – think lazing on lakeside pebble beaches, berry picking in rustic farms, taking guided tours of the Lone Star wine country, or unwinding in a nearby spa for well-deserved pampering.

Weather

Spring blooms and fall living in Marble Falls

Ask any locals of Marble Falls and they'll tell you – the best times of year in this waterside town on the Colorado River are spring and fall. With temperatures in the 70s and 80s, and much drier air than during the height of the summer, you're bound to have the perfect conditions for swimming in the springs and plunge pools. What's more, there tend to be fewer people about then, which means you can have the most luxurious pads and coveted Marble Falls vacation rentals on Lake Lyndon B Johnson all for yourself.

Natural features

Marble Falls offers creeks and canyons

Marble Falls sits in the valley of the Colorado River as it meanders southwards to meet the Gulf of Mexico. It's surrounded by low ridges of carved stone – just look up to Granite Mountain on the horizon. Water is the main natural draw though. People come to rent Marble Falls vacation rentals on the banks of Lake Lyndon B Johnson to have swimming coves and boating jetties on their doorstep. Others stay along the river to the east and west, where the Inks Lake State Park and the Colorado Bend State Park have waterfalls and campgrounds.

How to get there

Transportation to and around Marble Falls

The nearest airport is in Austin, TX (AUS-Austin-Bergstrom Intl.), located 41.7 mi (67.1 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Marble Falls?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,397 vacation rentals near Marble Falls. From 156 Cabins to 813 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Marble Falls for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Marble Falls?

Whether you're traveling 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 Marble Falls:

  • Downtown: 633 vacation rentals
  • Highland Lake Estates: 144 vacation rentals
  • South Austin: 2,138 vacation rentals
  • Zilker: 1,024 vacation rentals
  • South Congress: 1,103 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, 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 traveling to Marble Falls?

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

  • Lake LBJ Yacht Club and Marina: 596 vacation rentals
  • Lake Marble Falls: 596 vacation rentals
  • Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife Refuge: 960 vacation rentals
  • Lakeside Park: 730 vacation rentals
  • Flat Creek Estate Winery: 1,049 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Marble Falls 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 Cabins in Marble Falls?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 156 Cabins in Marble Falls. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Marble Falls include:

  • Houses: 813 rentals available
  • Cottages: 156 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 194 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Marble Falls?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 610 vacation rentals with pool available in Marble Falls. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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