To truly enjoy all of the unique sights and sounds of Austin, consider renting a vacation home. You’ll be close to all the action of Austin, but with the added amenities of a home at a fraction of hotel prices. HomeEscape has a unique selection on Austin vacation rentals without booking fees or processing fees.
Austin is home to the University of Texas and the Largest State Capital building in the United States. The university and government populace give rise to a diverse selection of activities. Austin is known as The Live Music Capital of the World, with nearly 200 live music venues, as well as live music festivals like Austin City Limits. Go down to sixth street on the weekends for a huge party – there’s every kind of club, restaurant and gallery you can think of. Cool off from the summer heat with a swim in the 1,000-foot-long Barton Springs Pool. If you like unusual activities, rent a Segway for an afternoon tour of the city – or check out the Austin Nature and Science Center for a glimpse of history. At night, watch the gathering of bats under the Congress Avenue Bridge.
Take the Cosmic Cowboy Tour to learn about the local lore or take an amphibious tour on Lake Austin’s DUCKS to enjoy refreshing libations and tales of Austin’s musical heritage with a tour of almost everything. For food, get ready for almost anything – Austin doubles as a foodie capital, with options ranging from authentic Tex-Mex, to southern Bar-B-Q. For French cuisine, check out Chez Nous – for southwestern cuisine, Z’Tejas Grill deliver the best.
Staying at vacation home rental means that you get to design your trip on your terms; whether that is eating out or eating in, enjoying a glass of wine on your own deck, or simply deciding when you want to relax and enjoy your own privacy or when you want to set off on cruiser bikes and explore all that Austin has to offer.