15 beautiful Texas Airbnbs perfect for a weekend getaway, including some near San Antonio

Airbnb is the go-to for vacation rentals, and the service has got plenty of Texas properties to choose from. That said, sometimes…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Bavarian Castle nestled in the Texas Hill Country, Burnet
$2,550 per night
The 14,000 square foot, Bavarian-inspired Falkenstein Castle in Burnet will let you live out a fantasy of European royalty in the Texas Hill Country. In addition to gorgeous architecture, the castle is furnished with over 100 works of art and other beautiful artifacts to admire, and the grounds has a 40,000 gallon koi pond with a waterfall where guests can hand-feed the fish.
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24 San Antonio-area corn mazes and pumpkin patches to explore this fall

Corn mazes and pumpkin patches are synonymous with "fall fun." Good thing San Antonio and its surrounding area have plenty of both…

By San Antonio Current Staff

South Texas Maize at Graff 7A Ranch
911 US Hwy 90 East, Hondo, (830) 741-3968, graff7aranch.com
Get ready to rock out in this 7-acre corn maze, which is themed on country music this year. The ranch also has a pumpkin patch, farm animals and other fun activities.This year's fall season runs through November 21.
Photo via Instagram / graff7aranch
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25 cool things to do in and around San Antonio when it's hot AF outside

San Antonio has plenty of fun to offer, but it can be hard to leave the house on hot days. You know,…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Make a splash at a local water park
If you want to amp up the fun while cooling down in the water, head to one of the area’s water parks for a rip roarin’ good time. You can stay in town and visit Six Flags Fiesta Texas’ White Water Bay or Sea World's Aquatica, or drive up to Schlitterbahn in New Braunfels.
Photo via Instagram / sixflagsfiestatexas
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Texas' 15 most unique weekend getaway rentals

If you've been looking to get away, there's a good chance you'll be checking out Airbnb for a place to stay. With the…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Unique Eco-Glamping in TX Hill country - Pod #1!, Lago Vista
$305 per night
Take a space age vacay at one of these lavishly furnished geodesic pods located at a "star-gazing glamping resort" in Lago Vista.
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20 San Antonio-area corn mazes and pumpkin patches to visit this fall

There's nothing that says fall fun like a pumpkin patch photoshoot or meandering through an endless corn maze. Though there aren't quite…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Sweet Berry Farm
1801 FM 1980, ​Marble Falls, Texas, (830) 798-1462, sweetberryfarm.com
For those willing to drive out to Marble Falls, the 60-acre Sweet Berry Farm is worth a visit. The crown jewel is a massive, Texas-shaped corn maze, but the farm also features a pumpkin patch, scarecrow stuffing, flower picking, hay rides and other fall-themed activities, open every day of the week except Wednesdays. Admission is free, but each activity is ticketed, so the money can add up if you're not careful.
Photo via Instagram / instasatx
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Texas' 10 Most Insane Weekend Getaway Rentals

There's a good chance you're planning some getaway time this fall. There's also a good chance that will involve finding a place…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Texas' 10 Most Insane Weekend Getaway Rentals
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25 Homes for Sale in San Antonio With Completely Over-the-Top Pools

Home swimming pools are having their moment right now. First, it's really, really hot outside, and second, those of us who want…

By San Antonio Current Staff

200 Canada Verde St.
$750,000
We get that you might not want to encourage big splashes in an indoor pool, but with ceilings that high we’re surprised they didn’t go for a taller slide.
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This Funky, Mid-1800s Home for Sale in San Antonio Includes an Old Stagecoach Stop

Let's call this one frontier funky. This five-acre property for sale in Leon Springs incorporates one of the original Boerne stagecoach stops…

By San Antonio Current Staff

This Funky, Mid-1800s Home for Sale in San Antonio Includes an Old Stagecoach Stop
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A San Antonio Doctor, not a Spur, Is Selling This $2.5 Million Mansion With an Indoor Basketball Court

Usually when you see a mansion for sale with a full-size indoor basketball court, a massive workout room and a lazy river…

By San Antonio Current Staff

A San Antonio Doctor, not a Spur, Is Selling This $2.5 Million Mansion With an Indoor Basketball Court
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This Ultramodern House on Sale for $4 Million Has One of San Antonio's Best Views of the Hill Country

We all know San Antonio's Dominion neighborhood is beyond posh. But let's just say this $4 million house designed by renowned local…

By San Antonio Current Staff

This Ultramodern House on Sale for $4 Million Has One of San Antonio's Best Views of the Hill Country
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The Most Expensive San Antonio-Area House on the Market Is Full of Taxidermy and Insane Luxury

This $7.9 million rock house in Spring Branch backs up to a view of Guadalupe River State Park, but the that's not…

By San Antonio Current Staff

The Most Expensive San Antonio-Area House on the Market Is Full of Taxidermy and Insane Luxury
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A San Antonio House Almost Completely Covered in Spanish Tile Is Now for Sale

When a real estate listing describes a property as "eclectic," that can sometimes translate as "eccentric." We'll let you check out the…

By San Antonio Current Staff

A San Antonio House Almost Completely Covered in Spanish Tile Is Now for Sale
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This $1.6 Million Mansion for Sale Near San Antonio Looks Like an Updated German Farmhouse

The town of Fredericksburg northwest of San Antonio boasts plenty of homes that resemble old German farmhouses. Makes sense, because the area…

By San Antonio Current Staff

This $1.6 Million Mansion for Sale Near San Antonio Looks Like an Updated German Farmhouse
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Somehow, This 100-Acre Property on the Market Is Inside San Antonio's City Limits

This home on the market for $6 million is nestled in SA's city limits, yet the surrounding 100-acre plot makes it looks…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Somehow, This 100-Acre Property on the Market Is Inside San Antonio's City Limits
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This Home for Sale in the Texas Hill Country Looks Like the Fanciest Barn Ever Built

When some people say they want country living, they mean it literally. Inside and outside, this seven-bedroom, seven-bath luxury home was built…

By San Antonio Current Staff

This Home for Sale in the Texas Hill Country Looks Like the Fanciest Barn Ever Built
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21 Things You Probably Didn't Know About H-E-B

With a history as long as H-E-B's, and with fans as loyal as they are, we'd say that San Antonians likely know…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Despite its reputation for being Texan as heck, the chain isn’t all over the Lone Star State.
H-E-B is king around South and Central Texas, but Texans in the Panhandle and in much of the Dallas-Fort Worth area live a life without H-E-B. There’s no telling when — if at all — the company will open stores in these parts of Texas.
Photo via Facebook / H-E-B
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Annoyingly relatable tweets if you've ever suffered through allergy season in San Antonio

If you've ever felt victimized by the the pollen/cedar/oak count here in San Antonio, you're definitely not alone. Just take these tweets…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Annoyingly relatable tweets if you've ever suffered through allergy season in San Antonio
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9 Gorgeous Hill Country Airbnb Rentals Perfect for a Quick Getaway

Sometimes all you need is to get away. Check out these charming Hill Country Airbnbs for the next time you need to…

By San Antonio Current Staff, Alisa Pierce

Durst Haus, Fredericksburg
This Fredericksburg home is a rustic-lovers dream.
Photos via Kim
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