Where to stay around Lake Buchanan, US?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 386 vacation rentals near Lake Buchanan. From 247 Houses to 57 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 Lake Buchanan for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Lake Buchanan?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Lake Buchanan. From VRBO travelers, the top most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Horseshoe Bay: 372 vacation rentals
  • Texas Hill Country: 8,858 vacation rentals
  • Lake Travis: 1,852 vacation rentals
  • Kingsland: 400 vacation rentals
  • Marble Falls: 1,277 vacation rentals

And VRBO offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Lake Buchanan! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Lake Buchanan?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Lake Buchanan:

  • Horseshoe Bay: 372 rentals
  • Kingsland: 400 rentals
  • Marble Falls: 1,277 rentals
  • Spicewood: 586 rentals
  • Llano: 505 rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Lake Buchanan?

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

  • Colorado Bend State Park: 29 rentals
  • Inks Lake State Park: 443 rentals
  • Lake Marble Falls: 487 rentals
  • Lake LBJ Yacht Club and Marina: 486 rentals
  • Longhorn Cavern State Park: 447 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lake Buchanan listed on VRBO where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Dam, that's a fine Lake (Buchanan)

Part of the Highland Lakes, Lake Buchanan brings a touch of Scotland to Texas Hill Country. Whether you're into fishing, swimming, or just messing about on boats, a Lake Buchanan vacation rental makes a great base for your next Texan getaway. This sprawling man-made lake is the second largest of the Highland Lakes. At its helm is the Buchanan Dam, and it has 124 miles of granite gravel shoreline and lake beaches, perfect for lounging on. After a busy day on the water, kick back on your private deck with a cool Texan beer and watch the sunset.

Keepin' it reel _ fishing on Lake Buchanan

Life on Lake Buchanan is all about embracing the great outdoors. Book a Lake Buchanan vacation rental right on the shore and go fishing, sailing, or play golf on 1 of the region's top courses. Fishing is a big draw and many rentals come with private docks. If you prefer to be on the water, rather than pulling slippery fish out of it, then book a boat excursion or rent your own from 1 of the marinas. Back at the ranch, chuck some fresh fish on the barbecue and watch the sunset, it's what vacations are all about.

Everything happens for a Riesling in Lake Buchanan

There's plenty of organized fun in the Lakes region. The Upper Highland Lakes Nature Center, just north of Burnet, offers a series of guided and self-guided hikes. Great for kids, young and old, who can go digging for fossils in an archeological dig site, meet beautiful butterflies, or learn about the resident beavers, birds, and snakes. The center also hosts nature walks for all the family. If you're more into wine than wildlife, head to the Fall Creek Vineyards in Tow, on the northern shores of Lake Buchanan. Book a tour of the winery and vineyard, followed by a tasting.

Make like a lake and cool it down, man

Lake Buchanan and much of the central Texas Hill Country benefits from a humid subtropical climate; think hot steamy summers with temperatures regularly rocketing up to 100 degrees. It boasts a warm spring and fall, and blissfully short, mild winters, when days can still be a balmy 60-70 degrees. During the blazing summer months, the Highland Lakes region draws the biggest crowds, and Lake Buchanan vacation rentals get booked up far in advance. Come fall, the temperatures ease up a little and the rains come, so pack waterproofs and a good sense of humor.

Owl you need is love in Lake Buchanan

Surrounded by Texas Hill Country, Lake Buchanan is 60 miles northwest of Austin and part of the Highland Lakes region. While Lake Buchanan's rugged forest surroundings are a big draw to hikers, for more varied woodland trails head to the southeastern shores to Inks Lake State Park. Strewn with wildflowers, this hilly park also features cacti, yucca and cedar trees. A favorite haunt of birdwatchers, spot great horned owls, red-tailed hawks, and ospreys. Don't miss a hike to the Devil's Waterhole, a small canyon that's great for cooling off in.