Wouldn’t you love a getaway vacation home to enjoy with your family and friends? Wouldn’t a break from your busy routine be just what you need, especially if it was only a drive away? There is a large supply of beautiful destinations right here in Texas. A home away from home it a great way to spend quality time with your hubby and kids. Check out these beautiful and fun-filled locations for a vacation home in Texas.


  1. Galveston

Enjoy a gulf view and over 30 miles of beaches in Galveston. This beautiful destination is filled with art galleries, museums, and historic mansions to enjoy. With several attractions and restaurants such as  The Spot, Shrimp N Stuff, and Gypsey Joynt, you are sure to have a wonderful stay. Take the kiddos to Pleasure Pier, Moody Gardens or Galveston Island State Park. Don’t forget to visit the strand in Galveston’s historic district for a fun date night.

  1. Spicewood

If you are looking for a vacation home in a peaceful area, you may want to consider looking in Spicewood. Here, you can submerge yourself in nature. Make your second home an ultimate relaxation getaway in Spicewood, TX. Enjoy multiple vineyards and wineries or take the kids to see Krause Springs, Hamilton Pool Preserve, or Pace Bend Park.



  1. South Padre Island

Hit the beach and bask in South Padre’s tours and attractions. Go whale watching, fishing, or visit Isla Blanca Park, when you reside in your beachfront destination. You can also enjoy their farmer’s market and amazing restaurants such as Café on the Beach, Pare Island Brewing Co, and Painted Marlin Grille.

  1. San Antonio

There is always something to do in San Antonio. Whether you want to explore gardens, relax on cruises, enjoy amusement parks, explore museums, or experience local breweries this destination has you covered. Of course, there is the famous San Anontio River Walk to experience as well. Discover their amazing restaurants like Chris Madrid’s and Yard House. You’ll find several local treatures to behold and multiple attractions for family fun.

  1. Fredericksburg

Famous for their wineries, Fredericksburg may be the place to vacation for a romantic escape.  1851 Vineyards, Moon’s Vineyard Voyage, and Grape Creek Vineyards are a few great places to start. You can’t help but fall in love with this town’s natural beauty. Take time to slow down and enjoy the museums and parks Fredericksburg has to offer.

6. Dallas

You may want a chance to experience city living when stuck in the suburbs. Be a stroll away from 5-star restaurants and central to some of Texas’ most iconic locations. Visit Reunion Tower, The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden, or the Dallas World Aquarium during your stay. The Dallas Zoo is a perfect spot to take the kids. There is always something new to explore in this busy beautiful city.

  1. Austin

Whether you are visiting Wild Basin Preserve or Westcave Outdoor Discovery Center, Austin is the perfect destination for folks who love both nature and city living. Enjoy the culture of Austin by visiting art galleries such as Yar Dog or grayDUCK Gallery. You’ll be swept away by all of the options to choose from when you vacation here.

  1. RockPort

Of course, you will have to visit Rockport Beach and soak up the sun during your stay. Explore the beauties of Goose Island State Park with your family and friends. With a winery on the bay and tours to explore the trails, waters, and species of this unique town, you’ll opt to purchase your vacation home in Rockport. Don’t forget to stop by 495 Chesapeake Eats or Charlotte Plummer to grab a bite to eat during your stay.