Spend some quality time at these tucked-away gems. The rolling hills are alive with the sounds of golf balls flying, powerboats cutting waves and heads hitting beds in pure relaxation thanks to the plethora of luxury resort properties beckoning for a staycation.
Foodies Delight Travaasa Austin Nestled on the edge of the Balcones Canyonlands Preserve, the lodge living, equine program and meditation paths here feed the need for a back-to-basics mentality, while the wellness spa and infinity-edge pool offer luxury tranquility. The recent addition of a 3.25-acre working farm featuring more than 80 vegetable crops all of which are used in the resorts food, beverage and body treatments opens up opportunities for classes on everything from seeding to identifying edible plants.
Spa Weekend Lake Austin Spa Resort Voted Travel + Leisure magazines #3 Destination Spa in the World and enjoying five years on Conde Nast Travelers Gold List, this charming property is a one-of-a-kind sanctuary on the shores of Lake Austin. Cozy up in one of the 40 lakeside or 14 new luxury lakeview guest rooms. Enjoy fresh gourmet meals, indoor and outdoor activities and anti-aging spa treatments. Dip into modern meditation opportunities like floating relaxation sessions in the Pool Barn along with nature walking excursions.
Girlfriend Getaway Lakeway Resort And Spa This Lake Travis property recently underwent nearly $5 million in renovations, including completely remodeled guest rooms and the addition of Mastersons Steakhouse, a gourmet Texas-inspired restaurant. Grab your best gals and hit the water for some wet 'n wild adventure the AAA Four Diamond Resort is within steps of the Lakeway marina. Find utter relaxation in the two heated outdoor pools, as well as in the tranquil spa area that overlooks the lake.
Golf Adventure Omni Barton Creek Resort & Spa Five-star golf with backdrops of flowing streams and cliff-lined fairways make this the premier spot for tee times for scratch golfers, as well as handicappers looking to tread a little lighter in the scorecard thanks to expert tips from the onsite pros. The four 18-hole championship courses more than satisfy the swing set, while the Three Springs Spa offers Texas-centric spa treatments to soothe.
Family Time Horseshoe Bay Resort With 7,000 acres of family-friendly fun, you'll put this resort on your crews annual roster. The AAA Four Diamond-rated property on the shores of Lake LBJ offers championship golf, family scavenger hunts, dive-in movies, spa offerings and a full-service marina with pontoons, paddle boards, kayaks, WaveRunners and more.
Dream Wedding Weekend Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort and Spa Voted Top 100 Spas in the U.S. by Conde Nast Traveler in 2013, newly released restorative treatments infused with agave nectar oil, as well as the herb garden treatment series featuring invigorating healing herbs at this Texas wilderness escape will surely keep them at the top of the list in luxurious relaxation. A destination for many vow exchanges the scenic 12th hole on the property's championship golf course is a favored location the just-launched love lock fence is also bringing in droves of I dos.