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Tribeza’s Guide to Summer Getaways Close to Austin

Indulge in a dreamy vacation in Central Texas

No need to book a plane ticket…you can find idyllic locations for a summer getaway at these spots that offer a prefect retreat just a short drive from home.

Creekhaven Inn & Spa

400 Mill Race Lane, Wimberley, Texas

Rejuvenate mind, body, and soul with a relaxing getaway at Creekhaven Inn & Spa. With 16 spacious rooms on over three acres, an organic day spa, and a scratch made breakfast daily, Creekhaven is the perfect backdrop for a restorative escape. Enjoy weekly yoga, sound immersion, and meditation classes next to the tree lined creek, or stroll the trails and private lane as you make your way into downtown Wimberley. Their organic spa packages include facials, massage, and specialty treatments all designed to melt the stress away while restoring balance to body and mind.

With a variety of rooms and private suites, Creekhaven Inn can accommodate single guests, couples, and small groups. Guests can work with Guest Services to design their own excursion, with customized classes and spa packages, or join the many activities already happening around the inn.

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Walden Retreats

1388 Gipson Road, Johnson City, Texas

Where sanctuary and wilderness intersect

Discover the ultimate comfort amidst the rugged Texas Hill Country in a luxurious safari style canvas tent overlooking the Pedernales river. Just one hour from downtown Austin, Walden features 15 spacious tents, each meticulously designed to blend the comforts of a luxury hotel with the adventure of the outdoors.

El Castell – on the Llano River

102 Rockin River Road, Castell, Texas

Find your perfect cabin getaway in the tiniest town in the Texas Hill Country at El Castell, nestled along the banks of the spring-fed Llano River. Check out of your daily life and check into a serene, quiet life along the river, where you can connect with nature and reset. Enjoy swimming or kayaking, hiking or fishing (they have a guide!), all while experiencing the tranquility of the outdoors, just outside Austin.

Lake Austin Spa Resort

1705 S Quinlan Park Road, Austin, Texas

Lake Austin Spa & Resort is a secluded oasis to relax, recharge and escape — either for the day or a well-needed staycation! Slip away to their luxe LakeHouse Spa with world renowned spa packages or stay at their all-inclusive lakeside boutique-style wellness resort for a well earned retreat experience.

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