Zilker Park, Austin, Texas

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2168 Lou Neff Rd.

Austin, TX 78704

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  • 3 mentions in Best neighborhood to stay in Austin?

    • Kira N.

      Kira N. said, "...the Austin Motel... A lot of the 'action' in Austin happens downtown (6th street, 4th street, 2nd street, Rainy Street) - Zilker Park, Lady Bird Lake, Barton Springs Pool, the "East Side" - hipster dive bars like Shangri-La and Yellow Jacket..." See More

    • melanie m.

      melanie m. said, "...Street area Downtown is a great place to be by (It is where the W is located). Be sure to visit Zilker Park, Barton Springs Pool (if it's open, we recently had some major flooding), and Blues on the Green (in..." See More

    • Christine K.

      Christine K. said, "...Zilker is a cool neighborhood for a couple of reasons. Zilker Park is beautiful and is where the Austin City Limits music festival is held (so it South by Southwest). You also can kayak in the park which is a lot of..." See More

  • 3 mentions in 3 Days in Austin in April- what is there to do?

    • Caitlin P.

      Caitlin P. said, "...a day trip! My top recommendations are below and my full trip summary is on my blog BostonianBrit. Top Activities: - Zilker Park One of my favorite days in Austin was spent hiking around Zilker Park. From the park entrance you can..." See More

    • Michael D.

      Michael D. said, "...the views are lackluster unless you get a great sunset (which, admittedly, are frequent). 3. See the sights. For nature, visit Zilker Park and Barton Springs Pool, or if you want some real hiking, you can take a trail through the Barton..." See More

    • Kimberly A.

      Kimberly A. said, "... Zilker Park is a MUST SEE during this time of year!! Plan to have at least a drink and appetizer at The Oasis on Lake Travis on a pretty day in the evening to watch the sunset. Austin has so much to..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Best free things to do in Austin (Texas)?

    • Katerina P.

      Katerina P. said, "...(Texas) is such a fun city. With keeping a budget in mind, check out Blues on the Green (BYOB too) in Zilker Park. There are free concerts on certain days in the park and so many people come out to enjoy..." See More

    • Eric C.

      Eric C. said, "... Zilker Park Barton Springs Pool $3 entry fee Flamingo Cantina on a wednesday nights has one of the oldest bands in Austin playing reggae for free...." See More

  • 2 mentions in What are the must-sees in Austin?

    • Luciana M.

      Luciana M. said, "...in the day because they only allow a small number of people in. Go rent a SUP or kayak at the Zilker Park Rowing Dock and row on the Colorado river with a view of the downtown skyline (it gets pretty packed..." See More

    • Aaron P.

      Aaron P. said, "...some Tex-Mex. Torchy's Tacos is a must. If you're looking to sit in the park and read, make it over to Zilker Park. Hope you enjoy your trip!..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Things to do and eat in Austin

    • Kathryn W.

      Kathryn W. said, "... Zilker Park offers access to the Barton Creek Greenbelt and the Town Lake Cir. The Greenbelt might be a little challenging for biking. Town Lake trail "circles" the lake and is easy biking, but very crowded. Thomas Springs Rd, which cuts through..." See More

    • Katerina P.

      Katerina P. said, "...If you're by Zilker Park, there are many restaurants on Barton Springs Road that are easy to bike to. Chuy's Restaurant, Austin Java, Shady Grove, and Baby Acapulco are popular. Chuy's is my absolute favorite for tex mex!..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Summer in Austin, Texas. What is there to do?

    • Kathryn W.

      Kathryn W. said, "...Town Lake Trail. Barton Springs Pool, Town Lake Trail, and the Barton Creek Greenbelt are all a part of the single Zilker Park complex, located on Town Lake, which is really the Colorado River, and near downtown. Easy Access but lots of..." See More

    • Eliza V.

      Eliza V. said, "... Zilker Park go kayaking or enjoy the park Castle Hill St look at street art and the austin skyline Congress Ave walk congress and view all the different local shops Home Slice Pizza local pizza Via 313 good local pizza and nice..." See More

  • 1 mention in Things to do for a girls' weekend

    • Rodrigo T.

      Rodrigo T. said, "...the fresh fish of your choice and they will cook it however you like it. 4. You should also go to Zilker Park and grab a Kayak at Zilker Park Boat Rentals if you feel like it. Hope you have a great..." See More

  • 1 mention in Stagette ideas in Austin TX for ages 24-30, ~ 10 girls. Thanks!

    • Eliza V.

      Eliza V. said, "...Castle Hill St nice spot with an austin view Via 313 good pizza and drinks Zilker Park kayaking and day at the park..." See More

  • 1 mention in Fun Things to do in Austin over 4th of July?

    • Christine K.

      Christine K. said, "... Zilker Park will most likely have something going on :) Check out Barton Springs Pool, I love it there. Also E 6th St/ 6th street will most likely be really lively at night! Have fun!..." See More

  • 1 mention in Fun things to do and must eats in Houston and Austin?

    • Claire W.

      Claire W. said, "...In Austin, you can visit the Texas State Capitol, Zilker Park (and its spring fed swimming pool which is one of the largest spring fed pools in the country and is quite cold, nice on a hot Austin day). LBJ Presidential Library..." See More

  • 1 mention in November: long weekend in Austin

    • Adrian A.

      Adrian A. said, "... Zilker Park has a lot of activities, including a place to swim. E 6th St and W 6th St is where the nightlife is one end is more fancy than the other, I can't remember which is which though. South Congress is..." See More

  • 1 mention in Things to do in Austin 4th of July Week 🇺🇸

    • Terry L.

      Terry L. said, "...water in that huge pool is seriously cold ! Or try Hamilton Pool for it's scenic beauty. Like to Kayak? Try Zilker Park where you can paddle up & down the river that flows by the southern edge of Austin. Have fun,..." See More

  • 1 mention in Austin/ San Antonio/ HIll Country tips for December?

    • Roger B.

      Roger B. said, "... Zilker Park, Trail of lights -Austin, also The San Antonio River Walk & shopping , New Braunfels have activities ( down I 35)..." See More

  • 1 mention in Headed to Austin in Late November - looking for true experiences

    • Andy D.

      Andy D. said, "... Zilker Park. Check out Barton Springs Pool a swimming pool open year around fed by a natural aquifer. Walk the The University of Texas at Austin campus. Chuy's Restaurant for Tex Mex (multiple locations) Franklins BBQ is considered the state's best..." See More