New Braunfels awaits: its riverfront, water parks, live music and more!

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

Known for

Rivers, Entertainment and Dancing

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Where to stay in New Braunfels

Downtown
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Downtown

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

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Top hotels in New Braunfels

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
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Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, New Braunfels, TX
2.5 out of 5
1483 I-35 North, New Braunfels, TX
£56/night
2 Sep-3 Sep
4.4/5Excellent! (1,388 reviews)

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

4.4/5Excellent! (1,388 reviews)

"Easy to get to and the facility was very clean. The gentleman at the check in desk was friendly."…"

Reviewed on 20 Aug 2019

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, New Braunfels, TX
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Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, San Marcos, TX
3 out of 5
1560 Interstate Highway 35 South, San Marcos, TX
£62/night
28 Aug-29 Aug
4/5Very Good! (1,595 reviews)

Situated in a rural location, this hotel is 1.3 mi (2.2 km) from Ramon Lucio Park and 2 mi (3.3 km) from Texas State University-San Marcos. Dunbar Park and Calaboose ...

4/5Very Good! (1,595 reviews)

"Staff was friendly and accommodating. The facility was very clean and peaceful. We would definitely stay there again."…"

Reviewed on 19 Aug 2019

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, San Marcos, TX
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Studio 6 San Marcos, TX
2.5 out of 5
2212 Interstate 35, San Marcos, TX
£54/night
26 Aug-27 Aug
4/5Very Good! (273 reviews)

Situated in San Marcos, this hotel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Bobcat Stadium, Bobcat Ballpark and Aquarena Center. Bobcat Softball Stadium and Strahan Coliseum ...

4/5Very Good! (273 reviews)

"Security was good, you have to scan key card on doors leading into the guest areas."…"

Reviewed on 19 Aug 2019

Studio 6 San Marcos, TX

Popular things to do in New Braunfels

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

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

You can learn more about the history of New Braunfels when you make a stop at a top site such as Comal River. Visit the area's fun-filled water parks or amble around its riverfront.

Landa Park
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Landa Park

Choose from a range of laid-back pursuits on land or water at this serene public space just a short drive from San Antonio.

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

£31

Circle the sights of San Antonio—the first civilian settlement in Texas—at your own pace from atop a double-decker bus. This hop-on hop-off adventure hits all of the city’s major attractions, including its famous missions, architecturally rich cathedrals, and colorful squares.

Texas Hill Country & LBJ Ranch Tour from San Antonio
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Texas Hill Country & LBJ Ranch Tour from San Antonio

£90

Cruise through the rolling, tree-flecked landscapes of Texas Hill Country to check out the former home of a US President, explore colorful towns made famous by country musicians, and stop in at an award-winning winery.

Full-Day Grand Historic City Tour with Lunch Included
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Full-Day Grand Historic City Tour with Lunch Included

£90

Get an immersive ride through the streets of San Antonio on a unique tour through the city's history and culture. This outing shows you famous places from downtown to the Alamo, all while you listen to your guide share facts about the city's origins and take part in Texas trivia games.

San Antonio Haunted Pub Tour
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San Antonio Haunted Pub Tour

£21

Experience spooky stories and unexplained events as you visit some of the most historic and haunted spots in the city—and steady your nerves with a few drinks along the way. Meet your costumed tour guide in downtown San Antonio and head off on an adventure to explore the area's eeriest locations.

2019 Saturday Night Rodeo General Admission
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2019 Saturday Night Rodeo General Admission

£12

Saturday Night Rodeo March-November - The family-friendly rodeo and live music series starts the first weekend in March and continues each Saturday through the last weekend in November. Doors open at 5:00pm, the action-packed rodeo starts at 7:30pm, with live music and dancing from 9pm-1am.

San Antonio Ghost Tour
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San Antonio Ghost Tour

£16

Take a historical ghost tour through one of the most haunted cities in America. Revisit the past, listen to ghost stories that will make your spine tingle and explore local history and legend. First, get a lesson on different types of hauntings & manifestations.

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