Round Rock, TX

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Whether you watch a Triple-A baseball game or follow pioneers’ footsteps, this city in Greater Austin offers a great Texas experience.

Discover the fascinating history and experience the entertaining present of Round Rock, Texas. It first made a name for itself in the Old West. Today, its variety of outdoor recreation makes it a fantastic destination any time of year.

Visit the eponymous Round Rock in the middle of Bushy Creek along the banks of which the town developed. See the famous limestone slab that served as an important low-water crossing marker for pioneers and Native Americans.

Round Rock played a pivotal role in the Chisholm Trail, a famous cattle route in the late 19th century. Relive this history at Chisholm Trail Crossing Park, featuring life-size bronze sculptures of steers and pioneers on the cattle drive. Learn more about the area’s history from a series of commemorative plaques.

Round Rock is the self-proclaimed “Sports Capital of Texas.” See a baseball game at Dell Diamond, home of Triple-A team the Round Rock Express. Texas native and National Baseball Hall of Fame member Nolan Ryan is an original team owner.

Go to Old Settlers Park for old-fashioned outdoor fun. Play disc golf on the professionally designed course or hit the tennis courts for a match. It has football and soccer fields, baseball diamonds, cricket pitches, volleyball courts and more.

Cool off in Rock’N River Family Aquatic Center. Float along the lazy river or race your friends down its many water slides. The massive complex has rides and pools for visitors of all ages.

Entertain younger visitors at Play for All Abilities Park. Learning and fun become one at this park, aimed at helping children of all abilities develop specific skill sets. Guide kids through special areas such as the rolling hill and sensory sandbox.

Shop for great deals in Round Rock Premium Outlets. Whether you’re in the market for clothing or homeware or something else entirely, chances are you will find what you’re looking for in one of the center’s 125 stores.

Although Round Rock has enough to keep you entertained for days, you can drive to Austin and its attractions in less than 30 minutes. Discover why the state’s capital is so popular among music lovers, art enthusiasts and foodies alike.

Where to stay in Round Rock

Red Roof Inn Austin - Round Rock
Red Roof Inn Austin - Round Rock
2 out of 5
1990 North I-35, Round Rock, TX, 78681
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $77 per night from Oct 4 to Oct 5
Stay at this business-friendly motel in Round Rock. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and daily housekeeping. Our guests praise the comfy rooms and the overall ...
2.8/5 (867 reviews)
"A"

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2022

Hyatt Place Austin/Round Rock
Hyatt Place Austin/Round Rock
3 out of 5
420 Sundance Pkwy, Round Rock, TX, 78681
The price is $112 per night from Oct 9 to Oct 10
Stay at this 3-star business-friendly hotel in Round Rock. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the clean ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (1,001 reviews)
"I had an excellent stay! I called twice about early check in and both times they ensured me that it was fine and at no additional charge. The check in process was super and and the guy at the front count had excellent service. Room was better and bigger than expected. It was clean, and beds were ..."

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2022

Aloft Austin Round Rock
Aloft Austin Round Rock
3 out of 5
2951 Jazz Street, Round Rock, TX, 78664
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $99 per night from Oct 4 to Oct 5
Stay at this 3-star business-friendly hotel in Round Rock. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and an outdoor pool. Our guests praise the pool and the helpful staff ...
4.1/5 Very Good! (392 reviews)
"I like the hotel's aesthetic. The room set up is very cool and comfortable."

Reviewed on Oct 1, 2022

Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.
🌟Kalahari 3 Bedroom Family Home With Office
🌟Kalahari 3 Bedroom Family Home With Office
Round Rock, TX
Enjoy free WiFi, a water park, and onsite parking. Popular attractions Stella Park and Mesa Village Park are located nearby. Discover genuine guest reviews for ...
5/5 Exceptional! (1 review)
Very special weekend!!
"This was the best rental property I have ever stayed at! And not to mention, the most amazing host I could have ever asked for! She was super responsive and extremely kind and organized!! The house was perfect and we could have asked for a better home for such a special weekend for me and my s/o! ..."

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2022

Hill country getaway
Hill country getaway
Round Rock, TX
Stay at this apartment in Round Rock. Enjoy free WiFi, an outdoor pool, and a water park. Popular attractions Round Rock Dog Depot and Stark Park are located ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (4 reviews)
Quiet and Relaxing
"The property was perfect for me and my husband. The property was very quiet. There was plenty of parking and the unit is close to the pool. There are two entrances to the property. We used the one in the back of the property to avoid the steep entrance at the front of the property. The owner responded ..."

Reviewed on Jun 27, 2022

Near Kalahari Resort, Round Rock Hutto, Pflugerville, Georgetown, Taylor, Austin
Near Kalahari Resort, Round Rock Hutto, Pflugerville, Georgetown, Taylor, Austin
Round Rock, TX
Stay at this golf vacation home in Round Rock. Enjoy a water park, WiFi, and onsite parking. Popular attractions Stella Park and Mesa Village Park are located ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (9 reviews)
Comfortable Stay
"We have 4 employees who were working nearby. They said the house was hot when they came in one day but the owner quickly resolved the issue for them. We would rent this property again."

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2022

Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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