Where to stay around Downtown, Austin?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 517 vacation rentals near Downtown. From 203 houses to 133 apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Downtown for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Downtown?

Whether you're traveling 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 Downtown:

  • South Congress: 535 vacation rentals
  • Austin Lake Hills: 27 vacation rentals
  • South Austin: 197 vacation rentals
  • Highland: 54 vacation rentals
  • East Downtown: 407 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Downtown?

VRBO offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Downtown. From VRBO travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Millett Opera House: 2,508 vacation rentals
  • Zilker Metropolitan Park: 2,655 vacation rentals
  • Lake Austin: 2,710 vacation rentals
  • Circuit of the Americas: 1,932 vacation rentals
  • University of Texas: 2,514 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Downtown listed on VRBO 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 Downtown?

Yes, of course. VRBO has 203 houses in Downtown. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Downtown include:

  • Apartments: 133 rentals available
  • Condos: 116 rentals available
  • Townhomes: 16 rentals available

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

Can I rent golf rental rentals in Downtown?

Absolutely, VRBO has 187 golf rental rentals in Downtown. You have also many other possibilities in Downtown area, including:

  • Lakefront rentals: 14 rentals
  • Lake view rentals: 12 rentals
  • Beachfront rentals: 6 rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals.

Can I find a vacation rental with online bookable in Downtown?

Yes, you can select your prefered vacation rental with online bookable among our 515 vacation rentals with online bookable available in Downtown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    The lively area of Downtown Austin awaits your stay

    Take a vacation to Downtown Austin and enjoy the area's live music, theater scene and festivals. Well known for its bars, biking and opera houses, this cosmopolitan city won't disappoint. Local cultural sights include Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum and Blanton Museum of Art. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

    Sightseeing in and around Downtown Austin

    Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Downtown Austin has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • HOPE Outdoor Gallery (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
    • Lee and Joe Jamail Texas Swimming Center (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
    • Barton Springs Pool (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
    • Austin Nature and Science Center (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
    • Lions Municipal Golf Course (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
    • Riverside Golf Course (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Downtown Austin

    Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Downtown Austin is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Zilker Park (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
    • Zilker Botanical Garden (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
    • Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
    • Lady Bird Lake (1.3 mi / 2 km)
    • Lady Bird Lake (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
    • Shoal Creek Hike and Bike North End (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)