Where to stay around Johnson City, TX?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 4,287 vacation rentals near Johnson City. From 1,960 Houses to 750 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Johnson City for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

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

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

  • Texas Hills Vineyards: 290 vacation rentals
  • Exotic Resort Zoo: 394 vacation rentals
  • Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park: 229 vacation rentals
  • Hamilton Pool Preserve: 973 vacation rentals
  • Pedernales Falls State Park: 859 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Johnson City 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 Johnson City?

Yes, of course. VRBO has 1,960 Houses in Johnson City. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Johnson City include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 750 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 506 rentals available
  • Cabins: 506 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Johnson City?

Yes, you can select your prefered vacation rental with pool among our 1,712 vacation rentals with pool available in Johnson City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    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.

    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.

    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.

    Spring and fall are best

    The best times to stay at Johnson City vacation rentals are between March and May, and September and November. These the months when the temperature hovers at a pleasant 75 and the long days are bright and sunny. During spring, the town and the surrounding countryside are filled with colorful wildflowers, making it a particularly scenic time for hiking the trails or walking through the parks. While winter can get a little chilly, it's still worth visiting as the town is quiet and peaceful, the Johnson City vacation rentals are competitively priced, and the restaurants and bars are warm and inviting.

    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.