Discover a selection of 14 vacation rentals in Gillespie County, US that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and air conditioning. Prices start at $97 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Gillespie County. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Gillespie County getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Gillespie County with a stay in a private vacation home. This city has something for everyone. 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.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Gillespie County

Are you hoping to find things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Gillespie County has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Enchanted Rock Fissure (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Barons Creek Vineyards (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Wildseed Farms (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Grape Creek Vineyards (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Chisholm Trail Winery (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Becker Vineyards (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Gillespie County

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Gillespie County is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Enchanted Rock State Natural Area (15.5 mi / 25 km)
  • Kerrville-Schreiner Park (23.6 mi / 37.9 km)
  • Blanco State Park (29.7 mi / 47.8 km)
  • Cross Mountain Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Old Tunnel State Park (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Lyndon B. Johnson State Park (16 mi / 25.8 km)

What are the top vacation rentals in Gillespie County?

From extravagant condos to inexpensive log cabins, Vrbo has properties to suit all sorts of tastes and budgets. Pack your bags and check out these top vacation rentals in Gillespie County:

  • "1 Of 3 Modern Farmhouses On 10 Scenic Acres": If you're after someplace in Hill Country with 1 bedroom and plenty of style, this escape will tick your boxes. Amenities include internet services and a kitchen.
  • "2 Blocks From Marketplatz And The Heart Of Main Street Shopping And Dining": Located in Fredericksburg, this home away from home has 6 bedrooms and lots of handy amenities. A dishwasher and a blender are just a couple you'll find here.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Gillespie County vacation rental for you.

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in Gillespie County?

For a different kind of experience, book a tiny house rental in Gillespie County. A word of caution though — after you've experienced what it's like in a tiny house, the temptation to move into one of these pocket-sized digs will be tough to resist!

  • Leave the world behind and disappear to "Tiny House - Tall Cotton - In A Rural Setting 34 Miles From Austin". This property in Spicewood packs plenty of conveniences into its cozy space, such as a DVD player and a TV.
  • "New Kerrville Converted Barn Tiny Home W" in Kerrville is another popular option. A fireplace and a toaster will make your getaway here more comfortable.

Can I find log cabins to rent in Gillespie County?

We've got an impressive range of log cabins in Gillespie County. Whether you're searching for a back-to-basics cabin or something more stylish, these retreats are designed to get you close to nature. Here are a couple of popular options to consider:

  • "The Log Cabin | Charming Country Cabin" in Gillespie County proves you don't have to rough it to immerse yourself in nature. Swap camping for this cabin's comforts, which include off-street parking options and a fireplace.
  • After a big day of exploring, settle back and relax at "Romantic Luxury Log Cabin - Guest House Wine And Hot Tub For 2". This cozy cabin in Central United States has a sauna and a restaurant dining guide.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in Gillespie County?

While one or two-week vacations to new places are incredible, there's something undeniably lovely about embarking on a whirlwind weekend getaway. These rental properties in Gillespie County are perfect for just that:

  • "Walk 2 Blocks To Historic Downtown Fbg. Heritage German Style 3 Bedroom Home" - Situated in Fredericksburg, there's tons of fantastic stuff to see and do on the doorstep of this rental property. Useful amenities like free toiletries and air conditioning make this getaway even sweeter!
  • "Escape To The Ranch" - This is another great choice offering all the things that make up a wonderful weekend getaway. Expect coffee and tea making facilities and free toiletries at this Hill Country property.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in Gillespie County?

Forget about booking a run-of-the-mill hotel room and secure one of our studio apartments in Gillespie County. Here's where you can relax in your own pad and experience your next vacation destination like a local:

  • Eat, snooze, hang out with friends … Do it all from the compact yet comfortable single space at "1 Of 3 Modern Farmhouses On 10 Scenic Acres". Located in Hill Country, a free nearby fitness center and cable/satellite TV services are among the conveniences here.
  • Start your day with a hot coffee and fried-up eggs and bacon at "Private Luxury, Views, Nature, German History And Texas Hospitality". This Central United States retreat has all the conveniences you need to make your visit cozy, including a free nearby fitness center and outdoor furniture.

Can I find short term rentals in Gillespie County?

Gillespie County has short-term rentals that come in all budgets and styles. Take some time out in a cozy cabin, a luxurious lodge or whatever else suits. Here are a couple of options to start you off:

  • "Walk 2 Blocks To Historic Downtown Fbg. Heritage German Style 3 Bedroom Home" in Fredericksburg is perfect for a short-term stay. It's near the town center, so you can easily visit all the best sights without having to travel too far.
  • "Escape To The Ranch" also rolls out the welcome mat for short-term guests. Spend a couple of days at this option in Hill Country and see why it's a hit with many visitors.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in Gillespie County?

Whether you've been an item for a month, a year or an eternity, there's nothing like a romantic weekend getaway to keep passions alive. If you're looking for the ideal place to spend a couple of days with your sweetheart, you'll fall hard for these retreats:

  • "1 Of 3 Modern Farmhouses On 10 Scenic Acres" in Hill Country will convince you to plan more romantic weekends away. Nice touches here include a fireplace and winery tours.
  • Alternatively, plan an amorous weekend break at "2 Blocks From Marketplatz And The Heart Of Main Street Shopping And Dining". Located in Fredericksburg, it offers a fireplace, winery tours and other bonuses.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in Gillespie County?

If your idea of a dream trip away is to bring along all your favorite people, you'll be needing a whole bunch of space. Luckily, there are plenty of vacation rentals in Gillespie County that cater to large groups, starting with these sprawling escapes:

  • "2 Blocks From Marketplatz And The Heart Of Main Street Shopping And Dining": With 6 bedrooms, everyone can join the fun at this exceptional retreat in Fredericksburg. A firepit and a fireplace are among the many amenities offered here.
  • "Safe And A Terrific Getaway To The Peaceful Countryside": Located in Hill Country, this roomy option has 5 bedrooms and is another popular pick for a fun family break. There's plenty to keep guests comfortable and content, including a kitchen and a fireplace.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in Gillespie County?

There's no shortage of houses with a pool in Gillespie County, so pull on your swimsuit and get set to spend your days enjoying yourself in the water. Here are two top options guaranteed to entice you:

  • Say hello to "30+ Wineries Within 12 Miles. 1890's Secluded Country House On 4 Acres", where the first item on your list should be getting acquainted with the pool. This retreat is located in Stonewall and comes with a host of family-friendly amenities, including childrens activities and a fridge.
  • Wake up and enjoy a refreshing morning dip at "Published In Dwell The Art House Private" in The South. A kitchen island and a stereo are other amenities available here.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in Gillespie County?

Start working on your guest list, because there are plenty of large family vacation rentals in Gillespie County that'll lay out the welcome mat for your entire crew. Here are some of our top picks:

  • Located in Fredericksburg, "2 Blocks From Marketplatz And The Heart Of Main Street Shopping And Dining" has 6 bedrooms and can sleep up to 12 of your nearest and dearest. A few of the conveniences here include a microwave oven and a smart TV.
  • Another popular option, "Walk 2 Blocks To Historic Downtown Fbg. Heritage German Style 3 Bedroom Home" in Fredericksburg comes with 3 bedrooms and accommodates up to 7 guests. Towels and a stereo will keep the whole gang comfortable and content.