Discover a selection of 6,000 vacation rentals in Johnson City, TX 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 private pools. Prices start at $77 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Johnson City. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

The hometown of President Johnson

This Texas town was named after one of the original settlers, James Polk Johnson, and you can explore the region's long history during your stay. Whether you're looking for a comfortable apartment in downtown or a rustic cabin on the backroads outside town, there are plenty of Johnson City vacation rentals where you can make yourself at home. It's perhaps most famous as the hometown of the President Lyndon Johnson and today is a magnet for travelers who come to the area to enjoy the many parks, kid-friendly attractions, historic museums and outdoor activities.

Things to do

History, art and lavender farms

There's a wealth of history to discover in the 'Crossroads of Texas'. The Blanco County Jail, near the Memorial Town Park, was completed in the late 19th century, and though it's no longer in use, it offers a glimpse back to times gone by. The surrounding countryside around the city is famed for its lavender farms, and one of the best times to stay in a Johnson City vacation rental is during the annual Lavender Festival. There's also a strong artist community and an abundance of galleries from Kathleen Marie Studio to the Kirchman Gallery to explore.

Activities

Hike, fish or splash around in natural spring pools

For such a small town, Johnson City has a surprising number of nature parks to explore. Just minutes away from Johnson City vacation rentals, you can pack up a picnic and take the kids to the sprawling, riverfront Pedernales River Nature Park to swim or fish. Alternatively, take a walk along the 2-mile Johnson City Hiking Trail which winds its way past the water fountains in community park and Courthouse Square. Meanwhile, an hour to the east lies Barton Springs Pool. A a popular hangout for Texans, it's fed by natural underground springs, and is a refreshing place to bask and cool off in the summer.

Natural features

Wildflowers in Texas

They don't call Johnson City the Wildflower Capital of the Texas Hill Country for nothing. Along the wildflower trails and scenic backroads during spring and summer, the countryside is carpeted in sweet smelling blossoms from bluebonnets to Mexican poppies. If you're traveling with kids, they'll love the Exotic Resort Zoo, which encompasses over 137 acres of forests, creeks and lakes with more than 80 different species of wildlife to spot. Guided tours will help you make the most of your time here.

How to get there

Transportation to and around Johnson City

The nearest airport is in Austin-Bergstrom Intl. Airport (AUS), located 44.6 mi (71.8 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Johnson City?

Whatever you're looking for in a getaway, you'll find a rental in or around Johnson City that's a match made in heaven. Here are some of our faves:

  • Make the most of handy amenities like air conditioning and a dryer at Cozy 3/2 Off The Courthouse Square. Located around 0.1 miles from Johnson City, this unique option has 3 bedrooms and good guest reviews.
  • Great House In The Heart Of The Hill Country also promises a memorable escape, offering 3 bedrooms, a kitchen, high-speed internet services and more. It's around 0.1 miles from Johnson City.

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

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Johnson City?

Often situated in sought-after positions due to their compact size, a one-bedroom vacation rental is a wise pick if you're traveling solo or with one other person. Here's a quick taste of our range in or near Johnson City:

  • Take a look at Feel At Home In A Cozy Yet Modern Cottage Located Off The Texas Hwy 90 Winetrail, a great centrally located one-bedroom vacation property. A stovetop and an iron and ironing board are available for use here.
  • Also within easy reach of all the excitement of Johnson City, Tiny Cabin Near Pedernales Falls is another popular one-bedroom option. After a day of exploring, return and enjoy amenities like towels and air conditioning.

Can I find two-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Johnson City?

It's easy to organize a wonderful vacation with Vrbo. Whether you opt for a cozy cabin or a cool apartment, we've got lots of two-bedroom options in or near Johnson City: Here are some of our faves:

  • Cozy Cottage In Delightful Johnson City is a fantastic choice for smaller groups or families. As well as two bedrooms, this delightful stay offers handy amenities like air conditioning and coffee and tea making facilities.
  • Tasting House Cottage; Blocks From Tasting Rooms is another terrific two-bedroom option in the Johnson City area. It provides amenities like off-street parking options and outdoor furniture.

What are the best three-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Johnson City?

You could fit a small crowd into the three-bedroom gems available on Vrbo. If you're vacationing with friends or family, take a look at these options in or near Johnson City:

  • Offering the trifecta of privacy, comfort and space, you'll get your entire gang's nod of approval at Cozy 3/2 Off The Courthouse Square. This retreat comes with a host of amenities, including internet services and air conditioning.
  • Another attractive three-bedroom rental is Great House In The Heart Of The Hill Country. Make use of high-speed internet services and towels while spending treasured time with the people close to you.

Are there vacation rentals with fire pits in or near Johnson City?

If you like the thought of telling stories around a campfire but aren't quite as excited about the "camping" part, a vacation rental with a fire pit will be right up your alley. Enjoy the conveniences of home at one of these options in or near Johnson City that offer this sociable perk:

  • Cozy up with the ones you love around the flickering fire at Cozy Cottage In Delightful Johnson City. WiFi and a stovetop are other conveniences to make the most of here.
  • Alternatively, let the dancing flames lull you into a state of peace and relaxation at Tasting House Cottage; Blocks From Tasting Rooms. When you're not catching up around the fire pit, make use of conveniences like a porch and concierge services.