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New BraunfelsUnited States of America

Get away to New Braunfels! Enjoy the riverfront, water park, and festivals.

A scenic riverfront, waterparks, and top sights from San Marcos Premium Outlets to Schlitterbahn New Braunfels Waterpark and Resort—discover it all in New Braunfels.

Where to stay in New Braunfels

Gruene

Gruene

5/5Exceptional!(70 area reviews)

River views, gardens, and shopping highlight some of the notable features of Gruene. Make a stop by Gruene Hall while you're exploring.

Gruene
San Marcos featuring a statue or sculpture

Downtown

If you're spending some time in Downtown, Texas Music Theater and Charles S. Cock House Museum are top sights worth seeing.

Downtown

Top Hotels in New Braunfels

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, New Braunfels, TX
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, New Braunfels, TX
2.5 out of 5
1483 I-35 North, New Braunfels, TX
$68
per night
Apr 8 - Apr 9

Located in the heart of New Braunfels, this hotel is 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from New Braunfels Conservation Society and within 3 mi (5 km) of Gruene Hall and Schlitterbahn ...

4.3/5Excellent! (1,810 reviews)

"great stay. nice hotel room and area. very new and convenient location to local stuff"…"

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, New Braunfels, TX
The Resort at Schlitterbahn
The Resort at Schlitterbahn
3.5 out of 5
305 West Austin St., New Braunfels, TX
$79
per night
Apr 8 - Apr 9

Located in the heart of New Braunfels, this resort is steps from Comal River and Schlitterbahn New Braunfels Waterpark and Resort. Gruene Hall is 2.6 mi (4.2 ...

3.7/5Good! (346 reviews)

"Property was nice my kids loved it definitely going back for Summer🏊‍♀️🏊‍♀️"…"

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2020

The Resort at Schlitterbahn
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Austin San Marcos
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Austin San Marcos
3.5 out of 5
1250 North IH-35, San Marcos, TX
Free Cancellation
$76
per night
Apr 12 - Apr 13

Situated in San Marcos, this hotel is 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from Bobcat Ballpark and 2 mi (3.2 km) from Texas State University-San Marcos. Bobcat Softball Stadium ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (700 reviews)

"Hotel was very Clean. I originally asked for king bed room with tub, Expedia said they have that, get there and room is two beds with no bath. They don't have tubs at this one. Despite that, it was a really nice stay."…"

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Austin San Marcos

Popular things to do in New Braunfels

Gruene Hall
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Gruene Hall

4.5/5(526 reviews)

You can learn more about the history of New Braunfels when you make a stop at a well-known site like Gruene Hall. Stroll along the riverfront or visit the fun-filled waterparks in this family-friendly area.

Schlitterbahn New Braunfels Waterpark and Resort
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Schlitterbahn New Braunfels Waterpark and Resort

4.5/5(454 reviews)

Although it is home to one of the longest water rides in the world and attracts visitors from all over the world, this amusement park in Texas maintains its homey family-owned spirit. 

Comal River
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Comal River

4.5/5(111 reviews)

Commune with nature and explore the great outdoors at Comal River during your travels in New Braunfels. Stroll along the riverfront or visit the fun-filled waterparks in the area.

Top activities in New Braunfels

San Antonio Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour
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San Antonio Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

88% of travellers recommend
$38
Per adult
Texas Hill Country & LBJ Ranch Tour from San Antonio
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Texas Hill Country & LBJ Ranch Tour from San Antonio

92% of travellers recommend
$109
Per adult
Full-Day Grand Historic City Tour with Lunch Included
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Full-Day Grand Historic City Tour with Lunch Included

88% of travellers recommend
$109
Per adult
San Antonio Haunted Pub Tour
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San Antonio Haunted Pub Tour

80% of travellers recommend
$25
Per adult
Go San Antonio Explorer pass: Choose 3 or 5 attractions
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Go San Antonio Explorer pass: Choose 3 or 5 attractions

78% of travellers recommend
$94
Per adult
Historic City Morning Tour: HemisFair Park to Market Square
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Historic City Morning Tour: HemisFair Park to Market Square

96% of travellers recommend
$65
Per adult

Reviews of New Braunfels

4.5

Top Destination

5 - Excellent
577
5 - Excellent 55.7487922705314%
4 - Good
394
4 - Good 38.067632850241544%
3 - Okay
58
3 - Okay 5.603864734299517%
2 - Disappointing
3
2 - Disappointing 0.2898550724637681%
1 - Terrible
3
1 - Terrible 0.2898550724637681%

5/5 - Excellent

R

Mar 24, 2020

I loved it it was a small little town with lots of food areas

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Mar 17, 2020

Nothing else to share. we went to Canyon Lake.

4/5 - Good

Joe

Mar 17, 2020

Even though the virus is making people panic with buying up consumables, the shopping area is very clean still.

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Mar 13, 2020

New Braunfels is a lovely town with lots of things to do during a relaxing vacation. We will be back to see and do more in the future.

5/5 - Excellent

SusanColeman

Mar 11, 2020

Love the town and neighboring areas all Hill Country. Outlet Center is great deals & retail stores. Enjoyed Naeglins Bakery been going since I was 5. Enjoyed Fredericksburg about a 1hr drive. Lots of shopping & unique stores & dining.

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Mar 8, 2020

We love this quaint town for relaxation with family,

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