Destination guide

Historic Gruene will entice you

Take a vacation to Gruene and enjoy the area's history, live music and art galleries. This city's riverfront, gardens and shopping draw many visitors. Schlitterbahn New Braunfels Waterpark and Resort and San Marcos Premium Outlets are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Gruene

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Gruene a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Schlitterbahn New Braunfels Waterpark and Resort (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Natural Bridge Wildlife Ranch (14.6 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Texas Ski Ranch (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Animal World and Snake Farm Zoo (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • The Bandit Golf Club (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Northcliffe Golf Club (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Gruene

Travelers love Gruene for its stunning river views and picturesque gardens. Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Gruene is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Prince Solms Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Landa Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Overlook Park (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • North Park (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Jacob's Creek Park (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Comal Park (12.4 mi / 20 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Gruene

The nearest airport is in San Antonio, TX (SAT-San Antonio Intl.), located 26.5 mi (42.7 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Gruene?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 727 vacation rentals near Gruene. From 61 Cabins to 331 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Gruene for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Gruene?

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

  • San Antonio: 2,049 vacation rentals
  • Canyon Lake: 826 vacation rentals
  • Wimberley: 945 vacation rentals
  • Hill Country: 7,475 vacation rentals
  • San Marcos: 674 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Gruene! 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 Gruene?

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 Gruene:

  • San Antonio: 2,049 rentals
  • Canyon Lake: 826 rentals
  • Wimberley: 945 rentals
  • San Marcos: 674 rentals
  • Seguin: 578 rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Gruene?

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

  • Gruene Hall: 843 rentals
  • Whitewater Amphitheatre: 1,327 rentals
  • Canyon Lake Marina: 1,285 rentals
  • New Braunfels MarketPlace: 1,131 rentals
  • Jacob's Creek Park: 1,287 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Gruene 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.

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