Destination guide

Take in the riverside beauty of New Braunfels

The area's entertainment and festivals are just a few of the reasons to vacation in New Braunfels. Renowned for its riverfront, water park and waterfalls, this city welcomes all visitors. Schlitterbahn New Braunfels Waterpark and Resort and San Marcos Premium Outlets are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in New Braunfels

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit during your stay? Travelers enjoy fun activities like innertubing and swimming. Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes New Braunfels a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Schlitterbahn New Braunfels Waterpark and Resort (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Natural Bridge Wildlife Ranch (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Animal World and Snake Farm Zoo (5 mi / 8 km)
  • The Bandit Golf Club (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Texas Ski Ranch (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Northcliffe Golf Club (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of New Braunfels

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, New Braunfels is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Prince Solms Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Landa Park (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Overlook Park (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • North Park (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Natural Bridge Caverns (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Central Park (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)

Traveling to and around New Braunfels

Fly into San Antonio, TX (SAT-San Antonio Intl.), the closest airport, located 24.2 mi (38.9 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around New Braunfels?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,263 holiday lettings near New Braunfels. From 691 Houses to 174 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near New Braunfels is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to New Braunfels?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in New Braunfels:

  • Downtown: 290 holiday homes
  • Northeast Side: 29 holiday homes
  • South Austin: 2,088 holiday homes
  • Southeast Austin: 35 holiday homes
  • Oak Park / Northwood: 21 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to New Braunfels?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in New Braunfels. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • The Heritage Museum of the Texas Hill Country: 1,225 holiday lettings
  • Landa Park: 1,107 holiday lettings
  • Texas Ski Ranch: 1,227 holiday lettings
  • New Braunfels Conservation Society: 1,071 holiday lettings
  • Animal World and Snake Farm Zoo: 1,116 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around New Braunfels listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in New Braunfels?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 691 Houses in New Braunfels. Our other popular types of New Braunfels holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 174 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 174 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 291 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in New Braunfels?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 388 holiday homes with pool available in New Braunfels. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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