Top Barton Springs / Zilker Park Attractions

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Barton Springs, located in Zilker Park in Austin, Texas, is a beautiful spot to enjoy the outdoors. The area is home to four hot springs resulting from water flowing through the Edwards Aquifer. The largest spring supplies water to Barton Springs Pool, a popular recreational destination in Austin.

Note: due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Barton Springs Pool has been closed until further notice. 

  1. Peter Pan Mini Golf
    Fun putt-putt golf course that is great for date nights, family nights out, or even large groups. Try out this silly mini golf course!
    1207 Barton Springs Rd. Austin, TX 78704
    (512) 472-1033
  2. Auditorium Shores
    Leash free dog park and great place to hang or have a picnic! Auditorium is a great overlook and park to see pretty views on Lady Bid Lake and downtown Austin!
    920 W. Riverside Dr. Austin, TX 78704
  3. Zilker Park
    A huge park nestled in the middle of downtown Austin. Beautiful views of the Austin skyline and a great  place to sunbathe and people watch.
    2100 Barton Springs Rd. Austin, TX 78746
  4. Barton Springs
    Take a cool, refreshing dip in Barton Springs, one of Austin’s natural spring water pools! Barton Springs stays the same temperature year-round, a nice 68-70 degrees.
    (512) 476-9044

Featured Properties Near Barton Springs

Chelsea House

5 beds | 4 Baths | 18 guests | 2 pets

Relax and enjoy this amazing 4,105square-foot downtown Austin home just minutes from everywhere you will want to go downtown, and quick access to the Zilker Park/Barton Springs area.

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Westlake Craftsman

4 beds | 3 baths | 8 guests | 1 pet

Biking distance to Austin’s treasures, this 3,200 square-foot home greets you with a downtown skyline view as you pull in.

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