Bastrop, in Texas on the Colorado River, is about 30 miles southeast of Austin and has been the location in various blockbuster movies and. It’s an authentic Texas town with a warm spirit and a welcoming community full of historical character.
To get your bearings and learn a little about the past, drop into the Bastrop County Museum and Visitor Center. Here, you can discover how Bastrop had its boundaries drawn time and again by Native Americans, the Spanish, Mexicans, and Texians -- not to mention how it used to be a German colony.
For outdoor fun, head to the state park of Lost Pines, a near 6,000-acre area filled with the famous Loblolly trees. There's also Buescher State Park and McKinney Roughs Nature Park, where visitors can go horseback riding, hiking, fishing or simply wander the scenic pathways through the pines.
Festivals are also big news in Bastrop. In fact, in this town, live music is very easy to find and travelers can while away hours listening to the live soundtrack of country and folk, banjos and bluegrass.
Downtown Bastrop has plenty of charm too, complete with many boutique shops, including artisans and artists selling their creations and a delicious array of food.
Visit during May for the Bastrop Music Festival with 30 bands across the town in various venues and representing many styles.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Bastrop is in March, while the cheapest month is in February. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Bastrop is in the high season in June. Bastrop has its low season in September, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Bastrop tends to be Wednesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Bastrop tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Bastrop. The warmest months in Bastrop are June and July, when temperatures reach 104 ˚F. The coolest month is October, when temperatures drop to 18 ˚F. The wettest month in Bastrop is May with 17.68 inches of rain, while the driest month is February with 0.68 inches of rain.
Browse accommodations from all the best providers including Airbnb, VRBO, Homeaway and more at AllTheRooms.com. AllTheRooms has 211 vacation rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Bastrop, with everything from cheap hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. A trip to Bastrop can be affordable - our lowest price accommodation is available at $20 per night. On average, a place to stay in Bastrop will cost you $184 per night.
If you want to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 80 accommodations in Bastrop that have WiFi. We have 29 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 6 accommodations that have gym facilities. Driving to Bastrop? Then choose one of the 88 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 13 accommodations come with a pool or jacuzzi
If you're traveling with a furry friend, then be sure to choose one of the 22 pet-friendly accommodations available.
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