Skip to content

Lake side house rentals in Canyon Lake

Book unique vacation rentals, houses, and more on Airbnb

Top-rated house rentals in Canyon Lake

Guests agree: these vacation rentals are highly rated for location, cleanliness, and more.

SUPERHOST
  1. Entire home
  2. Canyon Lake
🛶Lake Front Property!!!+Perfect Location+ Spacious+ Hot Tub 🌞

Beautiful, spacious, lake house nestled on a dead end street. Sunshine Cove backs up directly to Canyon Lake and includes a kayak for guests!! This house truly has it all, from the hot tub to the outside shower and kayak, the only thing this house will leaving you wanting more of is vacation time. Lazy H Retreats is proud to bring you this castaways dream!! Guests will enjoy this 2 story home fully equipped with all the amenities you can think of and more, enjoy the surplus of parks, local shopping, and marina.

$418 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire home
  2. Canyon Lake
Relax in this Hillside Home with Canyon Lake Views

Welcome to Lake View Haven! Walk up to this Mediterranean inspired home tucked into the hillside. This private home has a pool and spa with Canyon Lake and Hill Country views. It was designed for guests rest, relaxation and fun.

$452 per night
  1. Entire home
  2. Canyon Lake
Happy Owl Lakehouse

W.O.R.D Permit- L1350 You found it! The Happy Owl Lakehouse, built in 2019, has been lovingly designed to provide guests with an unforgettable experience of beauty, comfort, and joy. Relax in modern peaceful style in this newly-constructed oasis on the banks of Canyon Lake, located midway between San Antonio and Austin in the lush Texas Hill Country. Whether you're wanting peace and quiet, a fun-filled get-away to bond with friends and family, a taste of "Lake Life", or adventurous day trips packed with boating, tubing, cave exploring, safari tours, ziplining, Schlitterbahn, Six Flags, antiquing, dancing to live music, or much more, the Happy Owl makes for an excellent central base of operations.

$499 per night

Vacation rentals for every style

Get the amount of space that is right for you

  • Houses
  • Cabins
  • Resorts

Canyon Lake house rentals

SUPERHOST
  1. Entire home
  2. Canyon Lake
Stunning A-Frame Home on Canyon Lake - CLEAN
$115 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire home
  2. Canyon Lake
Sunset Ridge @ Canyon Lake, Hot Tub, great views!
$183 per night
  1. Entire home
  2. Canyon Lake
Scenic Terrace- Gorgeous lake views!
$235 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire home
  2. Canyon Lake
Tequila Sunrise - 180 degree views of Canyon Lake
$155 per night
  1. Entire home
  2. Canyon Lake
Work Remote, Relax, & Enjoy the Lake Life 🚤 🌊☀️
$77 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire home
  2. Canyon Lake
★Lakefront★ FUN family escape! Jump right in!!!
$420 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire home
  2. Canyon Lake
“WATERS-EDGE” A WATERFRONT home! Hot Tub!! VIEWS!!
$475 per night
  1. Entire home
  2. Canyon Lake
Gorgeous, Modern Home with Ping-Pong, Foosball, Firepit & Deck - 2 Dogs OK!
$276 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire home
  2. Canyon Lake
Gorgeous View 💗 Great Location 🦌
$277 per night
  1. Entire home
  2. Canyon Lake
The White House at Canyon Lake
$113 per night
  1. Entire home
  2. Canyon Lake
Canyon Lake Retreat w/ Hot Tub, Decks & Lake Views
$276 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire home
  2. Canyon Lake
Romantic Tiny Texas House-Private hot tub
$210 per night

Lake side condo rentals in Canyon Lake

  1. Entire condo
  2. Canyon Lake
Modern Lakeside Golf Course Retreat w/ Deck!
$122 per night
  1. Entire condo
  2. Canyon Lake
Little Tex's | Lake View | Pool"
$132 per night
  1. Entire condo
  2. Canyon Lake
Lakeview Breeze | Sleeps 4 | Canyon Lake Views
$91 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire condo
  2. Canyon Lake
Texas Star, Hill Country/Canyon Lake Get-A-Way
$100 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire condo
  2. Canyon Lake
Canyon Lakefront Sunsets! Views galore!
$219 per night
  1. Entire condo
  2. Canyon Lake
Lakeview one bedroom condo
$120 per night
  1. Entire condo
  2. Canyon Lake
Sierra Bella | Sleeps 4 | Near Canyon Lake | WiFi
$127 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire condo
  2. Canyon Lake
Waterfront Escape- Epic View✅Direct Lake Access✅
$259 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire condo
  2. Canyon Lake
Canyon Lake Condo Escape
$144 per night
  1. Entire condo
  2. Canyon Lake
Lakeside Haven - waterfront townhome with hot tub, come and relax!
$319 per night
  1. Entire condo
  2. Canyon Lake
NEW! Canyon Lake Condo ~ 2 Mi to Lake & Marina!
$156 per night
  1. Entire condo
  2. Canyon Lake
Pet Friendly Condo with Gorgeous Canyon Lake View!
$149 per night

Lake side cabin rentals in Canyon Lake

  1. Entire cabin
  2. Canyon Lake
Recharge in our exclusive modern cabin!
$408 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire cabin
  2. Canyon Lake
⭐Get away and relax here! Gorgeous views
$147 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire cabin
  2. Canyon Lake
Colorful Artistic Home in Canyon Lake
$100 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire cabin
  2. Canyon Lake
Lux Cabin ON Guadalupe River below Canyon Lake Dam
$343 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire cabin
  2. Canyon Lake
NEW - Oak Hollow Cabin at Canyon Lake
$118 per night
  1. Entire cabin
  2. Wimberley
Riverfront Cabin with Fire pit | Samatanga | The Waters Point
$375 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire cabin
  2. Canyon Lake
Bell's Cottage
$120 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire cabin
  2. Canyon Lake
Luxury living in Texas Hill Country at Canyon Lake
$150 per night
  1. Entire cabin
  2. Canyon Lake
Rustic Canyon Lake Cabins w/ Hot Tub on ~3 Acres!
$244 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire cabin
  2. Wimberley
Cypress Creek Cabin
$168 per night
  1. Entire cabin
  2. Wimberely
Riverfront Cabin with Firepit | Cabin #8 | The Waters Point
$265 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire cabin
  2. Canyon Lake
Stone River Cabin - Walking distance to Whitewater
$393 per night

Your guide to Canyon Lake

Introduction

Tucked away in the Texas Hill Country on the Guadalupe River, Canyon Lake is all about water sports. Folks flock to cabins here to boat, swim, sail, parasail, scuba dive, fish, and more. No boat? No problem: Marinas and boat rental shops around the lake offer all manner of watercraft, including pontoon boats, ski boats, jet skis, and kayaks. Families and college students come to go tubing on the Guadalupe River, and anglers enjoy fishing for largemouth bass, catfish, and, at certain times of year, rainbow trout.

With 80 miles of shoreline, there’s plenty to do on land here as well. Picnic at one of the nine parks around the lake, three of which have beaches; tee off at a lakeside golf course; or hike some of the 31 trails in the area.


How do I get around Canyon Lake?

Canyon Lake is about halfway between Austin and San Antonio and just 20 miles west of New Braunfels. Fly into Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) or San Antonio International Airport (SAT), then rent a car to drive the final leg of your journey. San Antonio is a slightly closer city, 35 miles away, but the additional 21 miles from Austin won’t add much to your driving time.

Most GPS maps will bring you along the most direct route, but it’s worth going a little out of your way to arrive at Canyon Lake via the scenic River Road, which winds along the Guadalupe River and is canopied by cypress trees. Access River Road from Texas State Highway 337, which is off Interstate 35 just outside New Braunfels.


When is the best time to stay in a vacation rental in Canyon Lake?

It gets hot in Hill Country! The summer months of June, July, and August are regularly around 100 degrees Fahrenheit, and the weather can get muggy. Since you’ll want to spend most of your time cooling off in and around the lake, be sure to pack your bathing suit, sunscreen, a hat, and a refillable water bottle. Spring and fall are drier and much more comfortable but can still be warm enough for water sports, with temperatures in the 70s and into the 80s. Winters are short, windy, and cool, with temperatures in the high 60s that can drop down into the high 30s, and you can expect regular, partly cloudy skies throughout the year.


What are the top things to do in Canyon Lake?

Canyon Lake Gorge

Believe it or not, the Canyon Lake Gorge was created only about 20 years ago. A major flood in 2002 caused the lake to spill over its dam and into the Guadalupe River, creating the 64-acre gorge. Book a spot on a guided tour to visit the area’s waterfalls, lagoons, geologic formations, fossils, and dinosaur tracks.

Scuba dive

Canyon Lake may be a few hundred miles from the nearest ocean, but scuba divers still love to swim along the limestone bottom in search of fish and the occasional submerged car or boat. Rumor has it there’s an underwater ghost town here, complete with a church, post office, and cemetery. And while there were two small towns here before the lake was built, no diver has yet found a trace of them.

Heritage Museum of Texas Hill Country

Walk in the footsteps of dinosaurs — literally — at the Heritage Museum of Texas Hill Country on the southern shores of Canyon Lake. The museum displays around 350 dinosaur footprints in indoor and outdoor spaces, as well as exhibits highlighting Native American artifacts and antique farming equipment from early pioneers.