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Shopping in Austin TX

One of the best parts of a vacation is getting to indulge in a little retail therapy without feeling guilty. You’ve saved your money and you’ve earned the right to spend it as you please! When you travel to Austin, the selection of shops, stores, and boutiques is just about as big as the state of Texas, which can be overwhelming if you’ve never been here before. Austin Vacation Rentals gets your plight, and because we care, we are providing this list of our favorite spots for shopping in Austin TX; better start warming up your credit cards soon!

Allen’s Boots, 1522 South Congress Avenue

No self-respecting Texan would be able to show his or her face in public if they didn’t own at least two pairs of authentic cowboy boots, and if you want to experience your inner Texan, it’s best done at Allen’s. For over 35 years, this unique company has been a Texas tradition, selling not just boots, but cowboy hats, belts, and all the accouterments that you need to live out your remaining days as a rough and rugged cowboy!

2nd Street District, 214 Guadalupe Street

Sometimes it takes an entire neighborhood to meet a person’s shopping needs, and the 2nd Street District does just that, offering everything from art to toys and everything in between. If you’re going shopping in Austin TX and looking for something special, but don’t know exactly what it is, Prize offers a little bit of everything; you’re sure to find something there!

Take Heart, 1111 East 11th Street Suite 100

This charming little home is one of our favorite spots for shopping in Austin. It is stocked with all the finds the owner falls in love with—and we think you’ll fall in love with her finds! The merchandise sold here is simple and sweet and delivers the underlying message that “Family Matters.”

Wild About Music, 615 Congress Avenue

The music lovers in your family will fall in love with this quirky little store that features everything music: clothing, art, décor, and jewelry, all accessorized with something musical. Choose a Beatles Yellow Submarine Lunch Box or a Texas Longhorn acoustical guitar or even a microphone ornament for your holiday tree; if it involves music in any way, you can find it here!

Peruse Your Purchases When You Go Shopping in Austin

If you’re like us, you’re never going to be able to wait until you get back home to examine all the exciting finds you picked up in Austin, so you can peruse your purchases in comfort and style in one of our cozy Austin Vacation Rentals! Contact us to learn more about shopping in Austin, and to reserve one of our rentals today and remember – pack light. Most of our rental homes have in-home washer and dryers, and you’re going to want to leave room in your suitcase for all the goodies you’re going to buy!