Find the best place to stay — Texas Hill Country

Where to stay around Texas Hill Country?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 7,023 vacation rentals near Texas Hill Country. From 3,682 houses to 828 condos, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Texas Hill Country for a holiday or a weekend are 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:

  • Austin: 2,745 vacation rentals
  • San Antonio: 1,714 vacation rentals
  • New Braunfels: 1,262 vacation rentals
  • Lake Travis: 1,632 vacation rentals
  • Fredericksburg: 690 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 traveling 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: 2,745 rentals
  • San Antonio: 1,714 rentals
  • New Braunfels: 1,262 rentals
  • Fredericksburg: 690 rentals
  • Canyon Lake: 706 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 traveling 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 vacation rentals in Texas Hill Country are:

  • San Antonio International Airport (SAT): 825 vacation rentals
  • Lackland Afb Kelly Field Annex Airport (SKF): 783 vacation rentals
  • Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS): 2,025 vacation 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 holidays in Texas Hill Country?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals 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:

  • The River Walk: 800 rentals
  • Garner State Park: 184 rentals
  • San Antonio SeaWorld: 800 rentals
  • AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center: 2,460 rentals
  • Lackland Air Force Base Visitor Center: 777 rentals

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.

Retreat to Your Texas Hill Country Vacation Home

The Texas Hill Country is well-known for its wide open spaces and expansive, rolling hills as well as for its gorgeous wildflowers, wineries and more. This is a destination that can help you to truly forget about the cares of your daily life, and there are several lovely vacation homes throughout the Hill Country area that you can rent that can make your experience far more enjoyable. These are beautiful homes and cottages that may have incredible views, homelike décor, kitchen amenities and other creature comforts that will make you feel right at home throughout your stay.


The soil conditions and weather conditions in the area around your Texas Hill Country vacation home are ideal for wine-making, and because of this, there are 46 wineries in the local area. The famous Texas Wine Trail is a self-guided tour that you can take at your own pace, or you can sign up to go to different wineries throughout the area with a guided tour. Some of the wineries include Alamosa Wine Cellars, Armadillo's Leap Winery, Becker Vineyards, Bell Springs Winery, Bending Branch Wintery and others.


The Texas Hill Country is comprised of many small towns that each have their own shopping experiences for you to enjoy. From your vacation home in the Hill Country you will be close to Fredericksburg and its many lovely shops on its Main Street. Kerrville is home to the Sunrise Antique Mall, and Ingram is located just a short drive from Kerrville and has both shops and art galleries. These are only a few of the many unique places to shop while in the Hill Country.


If you are looking for some truly unique experiences to enjoy, the Texas Hill Country is the place to go. Enchanted Rock State Park provides you with excellent hiking experiences up a 425-foot granite dome. The Austin Steam Train gives you the opportunity to kick back and watch the Hill Country roll by while you travel in a truly nostalgic way. You can also tour the Lady Bird Johnson Wildlife Center, the Old Tunnel State Park, the Pioneer Museum Complex and the Admiral Nimitz State Historic Site.


If you are expecting great weather for your trip to the Texas Hill Country, you will rarely be disappointed. The area is known for having truly gorgeous spring and fall months as well as lovely, mild winters. The summers can be warm, and many who visit the area during the summer will look for fun ways to cool off during the afternoons while sightseeing during the mornings. The average high in the winter is in the 60s, and in the summer, it is in the 90s or 100s. The average low in the winter is in the 40s, and in the summer, it is in the 60s or 70s. The wettest months of the year are in the winter and spring while the driest months of the year are in the summer.

How to Get There

Reaching the Texas Hill Country is easy to do, and this is because the area is sprawling across hundreds of square miles to the west of both Austin and San Antonio. This means that you can drive your car to these major metropolitan areas along Interstate 35, and you can take any major side roads west to venture into different areas of the Hill Country. You could also fly into the Austin International Airport or the San Antonio International Airport and rent a car once you arrive. Many people find that they prefer to have their own transportation while in the area so that they can explore the area at their leisure.

Attractions In and Around Hill Country

First time in Hill Country and looking for things to do? Local attractions include Garden of Eden, Natural Bridge Wildlife Ranch and Schlitterbahn New Braunfels Waterpark and Resort. Don't miss landmarks such as University of Texas Tower and unique cultural highlights like Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum and Blanton Museum of Art. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, experience the natural beauty of Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, Zilker Botanical Garden and Zilker Park. You could easily spend a day shopping at San Marcos Premium Outlets. Don't forget to buy tickets if you want to attend a game or event at Hill Country Shooting Sports Center or Cedar Park Center. Fun activities in the city include Robinson City Park, Wildseed Farms and Lady Bird Johnson Municipal Park. Other popular places to visit in town include Governor's Mansion, Texas State Capitol and LBJ Presidential Library.