This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation
Recent Lake LBJ property reviews
"Had a wonderful time with my family at this property. The house is well stocked with all the amenities that you could need for cooking and relaxing. Property is located on the deep water section of the Colorado river with a wonderful 2 story dock/deck with boat and jet ski lifts with easy access to the Llano river and Lake LBJ. The house is a little older but very well kept, with a nice yard, view and dock and a great place to relax, enjoy the views and the river. I would recommend this place to anyone looking to spend some family time together or just as good for couples on the river and surrounding areas."Guest: Bigdawg Date of Stay: August 2013 Review Submitted: August 23, 2013View listing
"My wife and I really enjoyed our recent stay at this lake house. It's really a house and not a cabin but who cares, it's a super place to relax, watch the world go by, do some boating, canoeing, fishing etc. The house is set up very nicely with great beds with cotton sheets, tiled floors, L shaped sofa, stuffed chair, big TV, fire place and has an open floor plan. On top of that, you are just a short walk/stone's throw from the lake and small boat slip/dock. We spent a lot of time out on the front porch where we sat watching the deer, boaters, and green grass during the day and bar-b-q'ed in the evenings. There's only one house closeby and it was vacent. A few of the neighbors were here for the weekend, mainly middle aged adults, quiet and always waved back. Nice people! You can take long walks or jog around the area as there is a lot of level land and gently sloping hills that afford you nice glimpses of the lake. I loved just walking down to the lake, at the end of the neighborhood, with my 8 year old Pointer and watch the ducks, geese, boaters and let the world go by. I would recommend the lake house to anyone that is looking for a change to staying in condos or hotels in Horse Shoe Bay, Kingsland is only 15 minutes away and offers HEB for groceries, gas stations and fast food locations. Marble Falls is only another 10 minutes from there. Stay away from the local grocery/hardware store. It's pricey! There is a really good sandwich/pizza place just across the street from grocery, where you can get good food. We will definately be back! Jay"Guest: Jay Date of Stay: March 2011 Review Submitted: March 8, 2011View listing
"Kayaks were a hit with the kids. Nice and relaxing. Had everything we needed to enjoy our last summer vacation. Very clean. We will be back!"Guest: christina p. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 24, 2014View listing
Lake LBJ Travel Tips
Come to Lake LBJ Vacation Rentals Near Austin, Texas
Named in honor of President Lyndon B. Johnson, Lake LBJ is one of six lakes forming an 85-mile-long chain heading northwest from Austin. To arrive here, the nearest airport is found at Austin and the area is well serviced by major interstate and state highways. It is an ideal vacation area with good year-round weather, ideal for water-based activities. From Lake LBJ lodging, there is a wide variety of areas to explore. Forming the 85-mile chain are Lake Austin, Lake Buchanan, Inks Lake, Lake Travis and Lake Marble Falls.
85 Miles of Fun and Sun
Lake LBJ vacation houses here are ideally placed for those who enjoy simple pleasures, such as getting out of bed and heading out for a swim before breakfast on your own private deck. Due to its constant level, the lake is perfect for swimming, boating, jet skiing, waterskiing, or fishing. The lake is connected to the Colorado and Llano rivers at Kingsland and visitors here may enjoy kayaking up the river for several miles. Close to Kingsland is an area known as "the slab," with a sandy beach for shelling, shallow water for padding, and a play and picnic area, making it is perfect for a family outing. There is also a launch area for boats and three docks, making it an ideal starting point for exploring the river.
The town itself also has great shopping and good family-friendly restaurants. Kingsland is also a great place for golfers, with two good courses--the semi-private Legends on the Lake LBJ and Packsaddle Country Club. Visitors here may like to explore the interesting ancient rock formations. Granite Shoals has excellent access to the late and is a popular for waterskiing, jet skiing and boating because of its excellent launch facility. It is also a great area for swimming and fishing. The exceptional scenery around Sunrise Beach makes this an attractive area that is very popular with boating enthusiasts. Visitors to Horseshoe Bay will find it a great area with lots of fun for everyone. There are three great golf courses and a Yacht Club with one of the biggest marinas in the state. It has a laid-back atmosphere and stunning views.
Visit Longhorn Cavern and Hunt for Fossils or Ghosts!
Lake LBJ vacation rentals are not all about the lake! Close to the area is Longhorn Cavern State Park. This is where visitors will find Longhorn Cavern, where thousands of years of river water have created a spectacular natural wonder. Here, visitors may be lucky enough to find a fossil of Ice Age mammals that once lived in the cavern or relics from its first human inhabitants, the Comanche Indians. During the Civil War, the cavern was used by the confederates to manufacture gunpowder. Local legend has it that the famous Texas outlaw, Sam Bass, also used this place as a hideout! Be warned, the cavern is said to be haunted! So much so, that brave visitors may choose to accompany one of the ghost hunts held here.
There is also the Canyon of the Eagles resort with over 14 miles of nature trails and outdoor activities. This is a great opportunity for a more leisurely activity, such as taking a river cruise.
Stunning Homes Await at Lake LBJ
Lake LBJ vacation houses are located around the 21-mile-long shorefront, in communities such as Burnet, Granite Shoals, Horseshoe Bay, Kingsland and Sunrise Beach. There are a wide variety of properties, with facilities such as lake views, decks, boat docks, jet ski ramps and lifts. Some homes have pool tables, BBQs, cable and satellite TV, fully equipped kitchens, and air conditioning. Some are luxurious log cabins or Spanish-style homes. All are wonderful individual properties. Whatever your preference, there is a perfect place just waiting. Many welcome pets as well as children.