Austin is located in the heart of Texas, along the Colorado River and 200 miles from the Gulf of Mexico. Boasting 300 days of sunny weather each year and an average daily temperature of 68 degrees Fahrenheit, Austin is a superb place in which you can experience the outdoors.

Top vacation rentals in Austin

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5.0
Outstanding(343 Reviews)
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6-bedroom House, Large Pool, Beautiful Creek, Quiet Neighborhood
16 guests · 7 bedrooms · 5 baths
Garden · Pool · Kitchen / Kitchenette

This House for $695 in Austin, is perfect for your next (business stay, family stay, couples stay, getaway vacation, etc.)

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4 stories high, Costa Rican nature inspired penthouse oasis. 15 total skylights.
5.0
Outstanding(387 Reviews)
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Glass Treehouse 3-acre SPRING FED pool here RIGHT Here! MILES of beautiful hikes
12 guests · 5 bedrooms · 4 baths
Garden · Pool · Pets allowed

Discover the beauty of Austin with a stay at Glass Treehouse 3-acre SPRING FED pool here RIGHT Here! MILES of beautiful hikes, a top rated House with amenities such as Air conditioner, Dishwasher and Internet / Wifi, and more.

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4.3
Excellent(322 Reviews)
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4star
JW Marriott Austin
Pool · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

This attractive Hotel in Austin, $129 per night for your (business stay, family stay, couples stay, getaway vacation, etc.)

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Excellent(1,626 Reviews)
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4star
Fairmont Austin
Pool · Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette

Looking for a business stay, family stay, couples stay, getaway vacation, or traveling to Austin, at $129 per night for your next great vacation.

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Vacation rentals with air conditioning in Austin

Bedroom facing bathroom & kitchen
5.0
Outstanding(296 Reviews)
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 in Austin
Suite in Historic Downtown Home - 4 Blocks from Capitol
2 guests · 1 bedroom · 1 bath
Garden · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

Experience vacation in Austin with our House, Suite in Historic Downtown Home - 4 Blocks from Capitol. Enjoy amenities such as Air conditioner, Internet / Wifi and Balcony / Patio, and more.

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Designed for peace and tranquility.  All involving nature.
5.0
Outstanding(315 Reviews)
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SWIM 3 ACRE Spring fed pool!! -Hiking trail heads ALL HERE RIGHT ACROSS STREET.
8 guests · 3 bedrooms · 2 baths
Garden · Pool · Pets allowed

Enjoy the best of Austin in our House, SWIM 3 ACRE Spring fed pool!! -Hiking trail heads ALL HERE RIGHT ACROSS STREET.. A stunning property with amenities including Air conditioner, Dishwasher and Internet / Wifi, and more.

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Outstanding(228 Reviews)
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Your own private waterfront resort!
20 guests · 10 bedrooms · 10 baths
Garden · Pool · Kitchen / Kitchenette

Enjoy the best of Austin in our House, Your own private waterfront resort!. A stunning property with amenities including Air conditioner, Dishwasher and Internet / Wifi, and more.

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4.1
Excellent(404 Reviews)
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3star
Courtyard Austin Downtown/Convention Center
Pool · Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette

Looking for a business stay, family stay, couples stay, getaway vacation, or traveling to Austin, at $129 per night for your next great vacation.

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Let us help you plan your perfect Austin vacation. Our travel guide highlights things to do, places to see, favorite vacation rental amenities in Austin, and more.

Frequently asked questions

What is the price range for rentals in Austin?

Vacation rentals in Austin have a price range between $39-$18,000. The average price for rentals in Austin is $179 per night.

Where is Austin, TX?

Austin, TX is the capital of Texas and is located in the south-central part of the state. It is the 11th most populous city in the United States and is home to the University of Texas. Austin is known for its vibrant live music and entertainment scene, and its many parks and lakes.

What are the popular shopping destinations in Austin, TX?

Austin, TX is home to some of the best shopping destinations in the country. Here are some of the most popular ones:

  • The Domain: A high-end shopping center with over 100 retail stores and restaurants.
  • South Congress Avenue: A vibrant street full of unique boutiques, vintage stores, and tasty food trucks.
  • 2nd Street District: Home to some of Austin's trendiest shops and restaurants.

Is Austin, TX safe to travel to?

Austin, TX is generally safe to travel to. Here are some safety tips for travelers:

  • Be aware of your surroundings at all times.
  • Avoid walking alone at night.
  • Keep your valuables secure.

Overall, Austin is a great place to visit, and you can enjoy your time there safely if you take the necessary precautions.

What is the culture like in Austin, TX?

Austin, TX is considered one of the most vibrant cities in the United States. It is known for its friendly culture, active lifestyle, and its diversity. Here are 5 things that make the culture in Austin unique:

  • The city is known for its live music scene. Musicians from all over the world come to perform in Austin's many bars, clubs, and venues.
  • The city has a large and vibrant art and culture scene. From art galleries to theater companies to museums, there is something for everyone.
  • Austin is a great place for outdoor lovers. From hiking and biking to swimming and kayaking, there is something for everyone.
  • Austin is a great place to eat. From food trucks to fine dining, there is a restaurant for every taste and budget.
  • The city is home to a thriving tech scene. Austin is known as the “Silicon Hills” and is home to many tech companies and startups.

Where can I find affordable accommodation in Austin, TX?

Austin, TX has a wide range of affordable accommodation options for travelers. Here are a few to consider:

  • Austin Motel - This budget-friendly motel is located in the heart of South Congress and is just a few blocks away from the city's best attractions.
  • The Fairmont Austin - This hotel offers modern, luxurious rooms and amenities at an affordable price.
  • Lone Star Court - This boutique-style hotel offers comfortable, unique rooms at a great value.
  • The Driskill - This historic hotel provides guests with a luxurious and unique experience at a reasonable price.

How can I get around in Austin, TX?

You can get around Austin, TX in a variety of ways:

  • Ride-sharing services, such as Uber or Lyft
  • Public transportation, such as Capital Metro
  • Biking, either on the city-wide bike trails or on standard roads

No matter your preference, you can find a way to get around Austin!

What are the must-visit tourist attractions in Austin, TX?

Austin, TX is a vibrant and exciting city with many tourist attractions. Here are some of the must-visit attractions in Austin:

  • State Capitol Building
  • Barton Springs Pool
  • Zilker Metropolitan Park
  • Lady Bird Lake

Visitors can also enjoy a variety of museums, live music venues, and outdoor activities. With so much to do, Austin is the perfect destination for an unforgettable vacation.

What are the most popular vacation rental amenities in Austin, TX?

Austin, TX is known for its vibrant culture, outdoor attractions, and eclectic food scene. Vacation rental amenities in Austin, TX offer guests a wide range of comforts and conveniences to make their stay more enjoyable. Popular amenities in Austin, TX include:

  • Fully-equipped kitchens
  • High-speed internet
  • Air-conditioning and heating
  • On-site laundry facilities
  • Private pools, hot tubs, and patios

Having these amenities available can help guests make the most of their Austin, TX vacation rental experience. Whether they are cooking a home-cooked meal in their rental kitchen, enjoying the luxury of a private pool or patio, or staying connected with a reliable internet connection, vacation rental amenities can help guests feel right at home in Austin, TX.

What are the best neighborhoods to visit in Austin, TX?

  • Downtown Austin: A vibrant and lively area with lots of entertainment and nightlife options.
  • East Austin: A diverse and eclectic neighborhood with plenty of restaurants and art galleries.
  • South Congress: A trendy area with plenty of shops and restaurants to explore.
  • West Lake Hills: A picturesque and tranquil spot with stunning views of the Austin skyline.

What is there to do when visiting Austin, Texas?

Consider these ideas for maximizing your time in Austin.
  • Experience the music: Known for its music scene, Austin is considered the Live Music Capital of the World. More than 250 venues are scattered throughout the city, with many of them along the river and downtown. Austin City Limits at Moody Theater is a local favorite.
  • - Take a dip in a lake: Enjoy life at a relaxed pace at one of the nearby lakes. Lake Travis offers 271 miles of shoreline, freshwater, and a limestone floor. Kayak, paddleboard, or launch a boat at one of the marinas. Lake Austin is a popular fishing spot for catching bass and catfish. The iconic 360 Bridge crosses the lake.
  • - Hike the trails: Austin is loaded with trails varying in length. Check out Barton Creek Greenbelt and Butler Hike and Bike Trail.

What are the top things to do in Austin, TX?

Austin, TX is an amazing city with plenty of things to do! Here are some of the top activities to enjoy in the city:

  • Visit the State Capitol Building
  • Take a stroll through Zilker Park
  • Explore the many museums and galleries
  • Check out the unique South Congress Avenue
The city also has plenty of delicious restaurants, live music, outdoor activities, and more. With so much to do, you can easily find something for everyone in Austin, TX.

What do I need to know before visiting Austin, TX?

Before visiting Austin, TX, it is important to know that the city is known for its vibrant music and food scene, its outdoor activities, and its unique culture. Here are some key points to keep in mind:

  • Austin is a very hot and humid city in the summer, so be sure to bring plenty of sunscreen and water.
  • Austin is home to many festivals throughout the year, including SXSW and Austin City Limits.
  • Austin is a very bike-friendly city, and it is easy to rent a bike to explore the city.

What are the most popular vacation rental amenities in Austin?

  • Air conditioner
  • Internet / Wifi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette

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