Texas Staycation

7 Mind-Blowing Airbnbs For The Ultimate Texas Staycation

As people are looking for experiences closer to home these days, these seven Texas staycation spots show that there is no need to leave the Lone Star State this summer. They are some of the most stunning Airbnb properties you will ever see and are ideal for family (or business) getaways.

With so many different landscapes and things to do in this huge American state, there a type of Texas staycation here for everybody.

All you have to do now is round up a group of friends and plan the ultimate getaway.

Airbnbs for the Ultimate Texas Staycations

1. Villa With Private Pool and Lake Views –Canyon Lake

Set on a steep slope in the beautiful Texas Hill Country, the ultra-modern “skyhouse” is an engineering marvel with sweeping views of Canyon Lake and the surrounding landscape. Although shopping, dining, and outdoor recreation are within easy reach, you may find you never want to leave this bright, airy sanctuary, high above the fray of everyday life.

It sleeps up to 10 people and at $500 a night, that makes for a great value group vacation.

2. Luxury Beach Retreat at Cinnamon Shore – Port Aransas

On the gorgeous Cinnamon Shore development, you’re just a short walk to the beach, pools, and nearby restaurants and cafes.

Enjoy beautiful Mustang island and the town of Port Aransas with your friends and family in this roomy 2-story condo with cathedral ceilings.

It’s a great place for groups and families with kids and the fact that it sleeps 16 people and costs around $500 a night is an added bonus.

3. Modern Solar Home – Marfa

This Airbnb is a hip solar home just 20 minutes from Chinati Hot Springs, which comes fully furnished. It is the ultimate retreat with world class views that will help you escape the busy city and enjoy the space of a Texas staycation.

It comes with two bedrooms, a proper “cook’s kitchen” and offers great hiking options in a  luxury setting. You’ll fall in love with it on the stunning drive down Pinto Canyon Road.

It sleeps five guests and will cost on average of $500 a night.

4. Lake Travis Tree House – Leander

Soak up exquisite views watching the sunset over the tranquil lake at this home nestled on a hill. Jump into the saltwater pool or kayak from the dock. In the evening, unwind on one of many decks, or relax in the hot tub under the stars.

It sleeps nine people and costs a little over $100 a night, so is an ideal place to stay for some privacy instead of a resort or hotel.

5. Picturesque Point – Austin

This unique space will go above and beyond your expectations. It’s a lovely home in a highly desirable location, with five bedrooms and a high-end kitchen perfect for cooking family meals.

The expansive outdoor pool and lawn are perfect for families and business groups to unwind in. The pool area will make you feel like you’re at a resort!

Inside you will find beautiful art, and lavish furnishings which will make you never want to leave. At just over $1000 for 16 guests, you can make this a great value getaway.

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6. Luxury Ocean Estate With Private Pier – Kemah

A stunning gated estate home with breathtaking views and 5-star reviews. Perfect for entertaining and family celebrations or ideal for corporate events. Depending on the time of year, it will set you back in around $1000 a night, but it does sleep up to 16 people.

With a large bar, poker table and pool table this home is the ultimate place to relax. It also has heated pools, a swim-up bar and breathtaking views overlooking the bay.

A big selling point is a private pier to fish from, with a two-tier boathouse, set up to enjoy day or night fishing.

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7. The Estate-Beachfront – Jamaica Beach

With floor to ceiling windows and over 2,500 SqFt of deck space you will have room to unwind. It also has some of the best ocean views on the island, so you will find yourself in heaven here. It does come in at about $1300 a night, but the fact that it sleeps up to 27 people could make that a bargain.

Walk out the door across the massive multi-level deck. You can descend a flight of stairs, and sink your toes in the sand with the water just beyond. This home is exactly what you’re looking for if you’re planning a family vacation. A sublime spot for a Texas staycation.

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Spending time in Texas? Check out our huge range of guides on what to do, see and eat when in this great state. 

Big 7 Travel Team