Texas has around ten different vegetation areas, and since Leander is in the heart of Texas, there is a little bit of everything in the city. While in Leander, you can explore wonderful prairies, savannahs, and the dry rocky plains.
The town itself is about 200 years old and it was an important railroad location. There are lots of great amenities to explore, and sights to see, such as the 10,000-year-old skeleton, which was found next to Leander. In honor of the town, the archeologists named the young woman’s skeleton Leanderthal Lady.
There are plenty of wonderful things to do when in Leander.
The nearby Texas Hill Country has beautiful natural features, hiking trails, and stunning vistas, so if you like to explore the outdoors, that’s the place for you.
Visit Sandy Creek Park which is a gorgeous rocky, hilly park on the shores of Lake Travis. It’s a great area to go walking or swimming. You can also fish in the lake and enjoy a nice little picnic in the designated areas. Locals say it's a hidden gem as not too many people know about it.
And if you want to spend more time by the water, you can go paddle boarding, surfing or jet skiing at nearby Volente Beach.
Moreover, the area offers a great variety of interesting tours such as the Inner Space Caverns, which is a deep, five-mile-long cave. It was only discovered 50 years ago and they had to drill a hole into the core to access the caves. On site you can learn more about the area’s geology.
Meanwhile, Austin is only 10 miles away from Leander, so you can access ‘big city’ amenities there. Why not visit the Austin Aquarium while you’re at it? It’s a fun place for children and adults alike.
If you are traveling with your family and friends and need a vacation rental home, do not hesitate to browse through the many amazing vacation homes in this area. You can find the perfect home-away-from-home, such as lake-view cottages, large vacation rentals for big groups or small, cozy apartments for couples.
The best time to visit Leander is in late September when you can truly enjoy the outside activities without melting in the Texas heat. The summer months are very hot and muggy, especially July and August when the average temperature is 90 degrees and there's little-to-no rain at all.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Leander. The hottest month in Leander is April, when temperatures peak at 103 ˚F. The coolest month is November, when temperatures drop to 4 ˚F. The wettest month in Leander is August with 7.6 inches of rain, while the driest month is January with 0.77 inches of rain.
— Site is easy to use; clean, laid out well, good colors and branding, fun logo and title that connects to the purpose of the brand. The blog, vacation destinations, and rental destinations is a great feature and really make the brand stand apart from other sites!
— I use and I recommend AllTheRooms because it is a complete platform. It helps to save a lot of time, it gives all the main information about price, location, and features. In a few steps, I can easily find the best place to stay according to my criteria.
— My favorite thing about AllTheRooms is that it combines both rentals and hotels available so you can see an entire view of what is available in a certain area. I was able to see listings on AllTheRooms that I never even saw on other travel sites!
Browse places to stay from all the best providers including Airbnb, RedAwning, Priceline and others at AllTheRooms.com. Leander has 597 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit careful travellers, extravagant travelers and everything in between. When traveling on a budget, the most economical place to stay in Leander is available at $10 per night. On average, an accommodation in Leander will cost you $314 per night.
If you want internet access during your stay in Leander, then you can choose from over 240 places to stay that have WiFi internet. 19 of our accommodations come with breakfast in the price. You can keep up with your workout regime by staying at one of 62 accommodations that provide gym facilities. If you are driving to Leander, you'll want to pick from 237 places to stay that provide parking. 99 vacation rentals come with a pool or jacuzzi
AllTheRooms has 58 pet-friendly places to stay in Leander, so if you're traveling with your cat or dog you won't have any trouble.
We combine a wide variety of Leander accommodations including vacation rentals, home stays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 3 providers, including 234 places to stay from Airbnb, 8 accommodations from RedAwning and 7 places to stay from Priceline.
427 of the accommodations in Leander have been reviewed and rated. 74% are rated excellent or good. 278 accommodations allow instant booking.