Spend a day on Lake TravisStart your sizzling summer off right by finding fun things to do in Austin — like beating the heat with a day on Austin’s favorite, Lake Travis. This massive lake offers adventurous zip lines, serene spas and the best boating in Texas. The lake offers something for everyone; keep reading to find something for all the follks in your crew.
Take a Splash Krause Springs + Deep Eddy Pool
Catch a sunset The Oasis
Get adventurous Zip line + helicopter tours
Be a beach bum + wander at a waterpark Hippie Hollow + Volente Beach
Sun your buns at Hippie Hollow — Texas’ only “clothing optional” beach (must be 18 years+). Bring good shoes if you want the terrific views of Lake Travis — you’ll have to hike.
Looking for a more family-friendly Lake Travis activity? Enjoy nearby thrills at Volente Beach Waterpark. Kids can explore a large pirate ship, wade out into the pool or take a spin on the diverse array of slides and rides. Bring a towel and don’t forget the sunscreen.
Rent a boat Emerald Point + Lakeway Marina
Eat + enjoy the view Sundancer Grill
After Lake Travis activities Treat yourself at one of the best hotels in Austin
Back in Domain NORTHSIDE, enjoy the tranquility of Viva Day Spa (just around the corner from Archer Hotel) with a massage, facial or mani-pedi combo. Grab bites and bevs at Second Bar + Kitchen, then enjoy the evening on Archer's Pool Patio, complete with a Lone Star-adorned splash pool, cocktail bar, gigantic TV, fireplace and semiprivate cabanas.
At the end of the day, tuck into your guest room (double kings are fab for families) or suite (the Texas way to savor a luxe stay) and laze in five-star bedding so you can wake up rejuvenated for your next Austin adventure.
Ready to experience thrilling and awe-inspiring Lake Travis activities on your Austin visit? Let Archer Hotel Austin serve as your home base as you soak up the sun. Book your stay today. See y'all soon!