Destination guide

The lively city of West Lake Hills awaits you

Come and experience West Lake Hills and its live music, opera and theater scene. This city's hiking, bird watching and university setting draw many visitors. Zilker Botanical Garden and Zilker Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around West Lake Hills

Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes West Lake Hills a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lions Municipal Golf Course (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Austin Nature and Science Center (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Lost Creek Country Club (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Barton Springs Pool (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • HOPE Outdoor Gallery (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Lee and Joe Jamail Texas Swimming Center (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of West Lake Hills

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, West Lake Hills is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Zilker Botanical Garden (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Zilker Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Red Bud Isle (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Wild Basin Wilderness Preserve (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Reed Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around West Lake Hills

Fly into Austin, TX (AUS-Austin-Bergstrom Intl.), the closest airport, located 10.4 mi (16.8 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around West Lake Hills?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,953 house rentals around West Lake Hills. From 872 Houses to 801 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around West Lake Hills is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to West Lake Hills?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in West Lake Hills:

  • Westwood: 29 vacation rentals
  • Westlake Park: 17 vacation rentals
  • City View: 15 vacation rentals
  • Westlake Terrace: 15 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 712 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to West Lake Hills?

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

  • Austin Convention Center: 3,074 home rentals
  • Treaty Oak: 3,092 home rentals
  • Barton Springs Pool: 1,844 home rentals
  • Lago Vista Golf Course: 1,738 home rentals
  • St. David's North Austin Medical Center: 2,917 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around West Lake Hills listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in West Lake Hills?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 872 Houses in West Lake Hills. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in West Lake Hills include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 801 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 47 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 47 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Cabins and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in West Lake Hills?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 859 vacation homes with pool available in West Lake Hills.

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