The Village of Lakeway, on the South Shore of Lake Travis, is the perfect base for your weekend visit. We’ve put together 3 days of fun on Lake Travis in and around the south shore community of Lakeway. The resort village of Lakeway is just 30 minutes from downtown Austin. Located on the convenient south side of the lake, amenities abound in and around the community.

Friday

Check into the posh Lakeway Resort and Spa. Your waterfront room is perched above the shimmering waters of Lake Travis. Lakeway Resort features a full-service spa, three large swimming pools, a whirlpool, a swim-up bar and a slide area that’s terrific for kids. Enjoy cocktails with a view at the rustic lower lobby bar and savor creative Southern cuisine at the restaurant with outside seating featuring panoramic lake views. Get energized in the state-of-the-art fitness center, or set sail for a day on the lake from the marina.

Lakeway Resort & Conference Center
Aerial view of Lake Travis’ Lakeway Resort & Spa

Take a short 5 minute drive for a fantastic lake lunch at the beautiful Canyon Grille at Rough Hollow perched above the Rough Hollow Yacht Club.

Canyon Grille at Rough Hollow
Waterfront dining on the deck at Canyon Grille at Rough Hollow

After lunch spend the afternoon poolside at the Resort in anticipation of your sunset sailing cruise with Texas Sailing (call Texas Sailing for availability and reservations) based right there at the resort. Board your personal yacht at Lakeway Marina (on site) for a relaxing sunset sail customized with wine and food at your discretion. You’ll be delivered back to the resort in time for a great nights sleep in anticipation of day 2.

Poolside at The Lakeway Resort and Spa.
Poolside at The Lakeway Resort and Spa.
Sunset sail on Lake Travis with Texas Sailing.
Sunset sail on Lake Travis with Texas Sailing.

Saturday

Try a real Texas homestyle breakfast a Lakeway local’s favorite – Cafe Lago. Great coffee, eggs any way, migas, omlettes and the lake’s best french toast, or choose the lighter side with fruit, granola, bagels. Cafe Lago opens daily at 7:00 am.

Cafe Lago - Breakfast in the heart of Lakeway.
Cafe Lago – Breakfast in the heart of Lakeway.

Carry your day’s gear down to the Lakeway Marina to pick up your boat for a big day two on the lake. Choose a runabaout, pontoon, captained inboard ski boat or even a party barge if you have a large group. Water toys are included with the rental.

On the dock at Lakeway Marina on Lake Travis
On the dock at Lakeway Marina on Lake Travis

Once on the lake your options are many. Pub crawl to any of the eight lakeside Restaurants and Bars on Lake Travis. Join the party at Devil’s Cove or Starnes Island, both popular anchoring party spots on the lake. Be sure and check our comprehensive Upcoming Event page for happenings on and around the water during your stay.

Sunday

Use your Sunday to to explore. Take a ride out to Spicewood and visit one of the two great distillery venues Crystal Creek Distillery and Iron Wolf Ranch, both venues have acreage, still rooms, tours, outdoor seating, backyard games and live music.

Crystal Creek Distillery in Spicewood TX
Crystal Creek Distillery in Spicewood TX
Iron Wolf Ranch and Distillery
Iron Wolf Ranch and Distillery in Spicewood TX

If it’s a family affair, try Lake Travis Zipline Adventures for a 5 zip tour that takes you 20 stories over the lake or a lakefront waterpark day at Beachside Billy’s Restaurant and Waterpark.

Lake Travis Zipline Adventures
Lake Travis Zipline Adventures
Beachside Billy's Restaurant & Waterpark on Lake Travis
Beachside Billy’s Restaurant & Waterpark on Lake Travis

Tap LakeTravis.com and our Upcoming Events page as a resource for the many, many entertainment options for your stay. Feel free to call us with any question you may have at (512) 261-5121. Enjoy your stay on Lake Travis !

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