15 Airbnbs in Austin for a BBQ- and Music-Filled Trip
Austin is one of the fastest-growing cities in the United States. It’s got music, it’s got movies, it’s got food and wine and beer and just about everything you could want in a destination. For large groups like bachelor parties, Airbnbs are the best way to house everyone. But if it’s your first visit, it’s easy to get overwhelmed with the many possibilities for accommodation. Don’t get frazzled — we’ve put together a list of our top Airbnb Austin rentals for large groups to help.
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- Airbnbs near Lake Travis
- Airbnbs in downtown Austin
- Austin, Texas bachelor party Airbnbs
- Austin Airbnbs with a pool
- Airbnbs near Lake Austin
- Best Airbnbs in Austin for couples
- Airbnbs in South Austin
Airbnbs near Lake Travis
Lake Travis house with private pool for nine guests
This lakefront treehouse is your spot for an Austin bachelor party staycation. It has a private dock, so you can bring your boat and fishing rods. The pool and hot tub look out over the water, which offers outstanding views — perfect for a sunset drink. Downtown Austin is 20 miles away, but no doubt it’s worth the drive for the location. This home can also serve as a good jumping-off point to explore other places in the area.
Nine guests, three bedrooms
$1,509 per night
Modern lake house with private pool and spa
You could visit a lake resort — or you could rent this massive house that’s pretty much a lake resort that you’ll have all to yourself. The amenities are similar — chill by the fire pit, dip in the pool and hot tub, or lounge around inside and enjoy the game room. There’s space for everything and everyone here.
12 guests, four bedrooms
Price: $452 per night
Airbnbs in downtown Austin
Large townhouse near 6th St. music venues and nightlife
This downtown Austin townhouse has it all. It’s near Sixth Street and some of the world’s best music venues, has an epic patio with skyline views, and there’s even a pool on site that your group can reserve in three-hour increments. The property is designed for large groups, accommodating up to 15 guests, and everything you’ll need for the trip is within walking distance of this condo-hotel property, dubbed Inn Cahoots — making it an ideal base for a fun weekend.
Fifteen guests, five bedrooms
Price: $776 per night
Ultimate downtown view top floor
Most only ever see Austin from street level. Thing is, the city looks super cool from above — and being elevated makes it easier to route your adventures. This penthouse apartment overlooks the entire city center and offers easy walking access to everything. On the inside, the unit is decked out for comfort and offers access to a community pool.
Two guests, one bedroom
Price: $227 per night
Austin, Texas bachelor party Airbnbs
Entire downtown hotel rental for most epic bachelor party ever
You could, should you desire the most epic bachelor party of all time, rent out the entire Inn Cahoots hotel at a rate one might find suspiciously low, considering what you’re getting. This listing is nothing short of epic — an entire hotel including 23 bedrooms, 7,000 square feet of living, partying, and event space, and 61 beds. Normal capacity restrictions for Airbnb properties don’t apply here, you can bring more than the allotted 16 people, and have easy access to legendary events such as SXSW, live music across the city, and an outdoor roof deck with skyline views.
Contact property for capacity restrictions
Price: $2,887 per night
Austin bachelor party house south of downtown
When an Airbnb listing notes “bachelor and bachelorette parties welcome” in its title, you know it’s ready for a good weekend. This south Austin home is decked out with lawn games, tons of space, and room for 12 guests. At that level, it’s also among the most affordable bachelor party Airbnbs in Austin, saving you and your crew some cash for all those nearby pubs.
Twelve guests, three bedrooms
Price: $550 per night
Large house in East Austin near nightlife, food trucks, music
Constructed in 1909, the 3,500-square-foot house has been restored and can be rented for groups of up to ten people. The property includes a massive backyard, including a covered dining table, BBQ, and fire pit. It’s also in the coolest part of town, making it ideal for bachelor parties in Austin when proximity to breweries, nightlife, and live music — along with easy access to rideshares and food trucks — is essential.
Ten guests, five bedrooms
Price: $700 per night
Austin Airbnbs with a pool
Guesthouse with private pool near everything
You are coming to Austin for music, BBQ, and nightlife. Maybe some lake time, and certainly some tacos. This guesthouse puts you within walking distance to it all — with the added bonus of having a private pool to return to. The unit is clean, cozy, and perfect for a relaxing stay.
Four guests, two bedrooms
Price: $203 per night
Austin city view with rooftop pool
Soaking in a pool overlooking Austin from above is an excellent way to relax. This unit allows you to do just that. The pool looks out over downtown and beyond, with a modern and comfortable unit below. If you do make it downstairs, everything from live music to BBQ to bike tours are right outside the door. This spot is great for low-key couples retreats.
Four guests, one bedroom
Price: $185 per night
Airbnbs near Lake Austin
Lake Austin house 30 minutes from downtown
This property has a rooftop deck overlooking the lake, patios, and a huge waterfront lawn — the perfect place to rent if you have a big group of people for a long weekend. It sleeps 12 people with plenty of space to spread out and play games, have a swim, or break off for team-building activities. The view from the deck is one of the best anywhere in central Texas and should be enjoyed at sunset.
Twelve guests, five bedrooms
Price: $963 per night
Lake views with luxe amenities
Few places combine the convenience of a lakeside stay with such modernity on the inside. This property is a top-notch Lake Austin Airbnb that combines the best of the inside and outside worlds. There’s a great elevated patio to watch the sunset, plenty of space for small groups to lounge inside, and the lake is right there, and you can walk to Hippie Hallow and Windy Point Park.
Four guests, two bedrooms
Price: $436 per night
Best Airbnbs in Austin for couples
Brand new East Austin casita
Accessory dwelling units are a picture-perfect way to experience Austin. This one happens to be brand new with a luxurious interior that embodies the city’s freewheeling spirit. Walk to the city’s best street tacos and food truck courts, breweries and more, with the rest of the city just a five-minute Uber ride away.
Three guests, one bedroom
Price: $119 per night
Romantic one-bedroom apartment with balcony
Your partner and you deserve privacy and a bit of space on your Austin trip. This unit is the perfect spot to post up, with access to all of East Austin right out your door. The place is clean, modern, and right by both a park and lake for evening strolls. Many of Austin’s best restaurants are right near the pad. Plus, there’s a pool.
Two guests, one bedroom
Price: $107 per night
Airbnbs in South Austin
South Austin getaway close to everything
South Austin is the city’s bohemian capital, with nightlife, dining, and culture unperturbed by the bustling city center to the north. That said, you’re a quick Uber to everything else, and that makes this area the best place in Austin for work trips, retreats, and more. This home is the perfect example — it’s super modern, has plenty of space, and even offers a yard to relax in over happy hour. If you’re traveling with a small group or family, it gets no better than here.
Five guests, three bedrooms
Price: $207 per night
Chic cottage in central South Austin
Austin is its own incarnation of chic, as this adorable unit shows. Lots of natural light and a clean, spacious interior define the cottage, as does walkability and easy access to dining and nightlife. If visiting Austin to relax, visit family, or decide if this is the place you want to move, this cottage is sure to put the city’s best foot forward.
Four guests, two bedrooms
Price: $225 per night