Get ready for a stay in Texas Hill Country when you book a stay at Hill Country Southern Retreat. This Texas home is located in the Hill Country surrounding Austin allowing you to be close to all of the wonderful attractions such as wineries, distilleries, and Dripping Springs. Take a look at what this property has to offer you:
Hill Country Southern Retreat is a spacious estate with over 4,200 square feet of space. The property is located on 10 acres of beautiful rolling hills views. Guests will first arrive at the property and find a charming home with a barn red front door and a cute covered patio with rocking chairs. The true charm of the home is found when you first step inside Hill Country Southern Retreat. Guests will find a gorgeous home with natural wood flooring, farmhouse décor, chandelier lighting, and more. You will first find the living room space with plush sofa seating, a decorative non-functioning fireplace, and a wall-mounted Smart TV. The room offers plenty of space to enjoy your downtime between checking out local attractions. Head further back to find the gourmet kitchen waiting for you. The room features beautiful granite countertops, a separate kitchen island with barstool seating, stainless steel appliances, and cabinetry stocked with essential cooking ware. The dining room is surrounded by windows on most sides so you can check out the views as you enjoy your meal. The den features a convenient work desk in case you need to take any meetings during your stay.
Bedrooms and Bathrooms at the Hill Country Southern Retreat
Hill Country Southern Retreat features six bedrooms with three found on the main floor and the other three on the second. The master bedroom and guest suite are both on the main floor and offer plenty of privacy and en suite bathrooms. The guest bedrooms feature a variety of bed sizes with one room designed perfectly for kids with twin over twin bunk beds. A total of four bathrooms are located inside the property.
With 10 acres of space, you can expect to find plenty outside of Hill Country Southern Retreat. This includes a luxury pool complete with a waterfall and shallow ledge. The covered patio offers outdoor lounge furniture, dining spaces, a gas grill, and a TV. A ping pong table can be found in the garage for a little friendly competition. Make sure to come check out Hill Country Southern Retreat during your Austin stay!
The fall season is always a favorite of ours here in Austin. The weather is finally cooling off yet all of the summer activities are still available to be enjoyed. Visiting Austin can be an endeavor if you do not plan accordingly. The city features many different budget-friendly activities that are perfect for the Austin fall season. Take a look at what they are:
Visit the Texas State Capitol
If you are interested in learning about the state government and seeing some impressive architecture you should head down to the Texas State Capitol. This historical building is where you will find the Texas government to operate. The building offers free daily tours where you can even stand inside two chambers of the legislature. The property itself is absolutely stunning and is a great way to learn about Texas history and government for all ages to enjoy.
Lady Bird Lake Austin Fall Hike and Bike Trails
The fall season is a great time to visit Lady Bird Lake. The lake is often one of the most popular attractions in Austin in the city as everyone wants to cool off. Luckily the temps are slightly cooler and there is not as much traffic in the fall to take advantage of the lake. In between your lake activities make sure to explore the surrounding hiking and biking trails. You will find a serene area to hike around with views that overlook the many lakes of Austin. These trails are also great for some trail running. The boardwalk is especially a great place for a romantic outing.
See the Bats at Congress Bridge
One of the most popular activities during most of the year in Austin is seeing the bats take flight from underneath South Congress Bridge. From March to November 1.5 million bats nest under the bridge during the day and take to the sky at sunset. You will see these incredible critters fly up for a night searching for bugs. The bats help out with the pesky bugs in Austin and are a true sight to behold. Don’t miss out before migrating for the winter season.
More Fun Here in Austin
These and many more activities are available for you to enjoy in Austin. Make sure to reserve a stay at one of our vacation rentals for the perfect time in the city. You will find a vacation rental for every price point!
There are several areas that make up the Austin metro area including Dripping Springs found in the surrounding rolling hills. When looking for a vacation rental look no further than Ranchito del Cielo. This property is located on five acres of beautiful scenery making it an ideal destination. Take a look at what Ranchito del Cielo can offer you.
Ranch Style Home
A stay at Ranchito del Cielo is always welcoming the moment you arrive. Guests will fall in love with this property as they first step into the home. The home features vaulted ceilings and charming décor that bring the ambiance together. Walk by the cozy living room where you can unwind during your free time. You will find a gas fireplace, huge Smart TV, and a leather sectional sofa for maximum comfort. The home features an open floor plan so the kitchen is just a few steps away for easy access. Here guests will find beautiful stainless-steel appliances that make preparing a meal a breeze. The kitchen countertop features a natural wood top and a separate kitchen island. You will find all the essential cook ware in the cabinets, so you do not need to bring anything from home. The formal dining room table is just off to the side so the entire family can enjoy their meal together. You will also find a small work area nearby in case you need to take any virtual meetings during your stay.
Bedrooms and Bathrooms
You will find a relaxing night of sleep in one of the four bedrooms located inside Ranchito del Cielo. The master suite comes with a king size bed and access to an en suite bathroom. The second bedroom features a queen size bed and an en suite bathroom. The final bedrooms share access to a shared bathroom; the first comes with a queen size bed while the other comes with twin over full bunk beds perfect for the children.
The main draw with staying at Ranchito del Cielo is the huge outdoor space. Hang out in the outdoor pavilion with an outdoor kitchen, BBQ grill, and pizza oven. The saltwater pool lets you enjoy a swim and can also be heated in the winter. The fire pit is over a small bridge and offers the perfect spot for star gazing. Pets are already for an additional fee on the property. Don’t hesitate and book Ranchito del Cielo today!
Labor Day will be here before you know it meaning summer break is almost over. Get ready for a summer getaway like no other when you visit around Labor Day weekend. You will find all of our exciting summer activities readily available along with some incredible events. Here is why you want to book your Labor Day vacation in Austin today.
Enjoy Time at the Lake or River
Austin is right in the heart of Hill Country here in Texas. You will find a variety of rivers and lakes that directly connect to the city limits making them easier than ever to get to. Enjoy a relaxing day of tubing down the river when you visit local rivers such as San Marcos River and Comal River. Shuttle services are typically available making it easier than ever to get to. Guadalupe River is a little bit farther but offers a nearby rental shop to rent out kayaks or tubes for your water-based adventure. You can always rent a boat on Lake Travis or Lake Austin too. Lady Bird Lake offers boat cruises with local companies including Capital Cruises and Lone Star Riverboat. Time on the water with beautiful cityscape views never disappoints.
Visit Congress Avenue Bridge During Your Labor Day Vacation in Austin
You cannot visit Austin in the summer and skip out on seeing the infamous bats of Congress Avenue Bridge. These nocturnal critters hole up on the underside of the bridge between the months of April through October. Around dusk the bats will take flight and fill up the evening sky. This is an experience that needs to be seen to be believed.
Enjoy a Round of Golf
There is nothing more relaxing on vacation than enjoying a round or two of golf. Austin has many public golf courses that will cater to all experience levels. Lake Travis is the home of Falconhead Golf Club where you can enjoy lakeside views as you tee off. Butler Park Pitch & Putt offers a more casual experience in the family for those who do not have the time for a full round of 18-hole golf.
Austin is Waiting
Labor Day has never looked as fun as it does in Austin this year. Our vacation rentals will make sure you are comfortable for the duration of your stay and keep you by these nearby activities. Come see why Austin is the gem of the Southwest!