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El Rio Lake Cottages

El Rio Rental Cottages on Lake LBJ in Kingsland

Everything you want in a lakefront vacation,
and at a very reasonable price!

  • Great waterfront location on beautiful constant-level Lake LBJ
  • Pontoon Boat Rentals
  • Sea Doo Rentals
  • 20-Ft. Ski Boat Rental
  • Fish from their concrete pier, from the shore or from your boat
  • 4 Cottages for rent, each with a queen bed, 2 double beds and sofa bed
  • Barbeques/smokers and picnic tables for each unit
  • The resort is in a park-like setting with great lake views and access
  • Gas for your boat at their waterfront or their gas station
  • Boat launch is on location
  • Ship store for your fishing supplies on location
  • Conveniece store for snacks and drinks on location
  • ATM at the convenience store
  • Cable TV
  • High speed Internet access
  • Located on one of the best spots on Lake LBJ in Kingsland for great boating, jet-skiing, water-skiing, fishing and swimming
  • 2 minutes from downtown Kingsland for shopping and dining

Sea Doo Rentals at El Rio Rental Cottages
Sea Doo Rentals at El Rio Cottages

The resort is in an attractive park-like setting on the waterfront where the Colorado River meets Lake LBJ.  The Llano River also joins the lake within sight of El Rio Cottages.  This is one of the best parts of Lake LBJ for boating, water-skiing and jet-skiing.

The El Rio Lake Cottages are conveniently located in central Texas only a hour northwest of Austin, 90 minutes north of San Antonio, 3 1/2 hours south of Dallas/Ft. Worth and 4 hours west of Houston.

Looking for lodging for a group of people?
Rent one cottage, or rent more cottages for larger groups. They also have 3 lake houses only 2 minutes away that can accommodate even more people.  They can accommodate lodging for as little as one person on up to groups of over 35 people.  To see the web page for the lakes houses - click here

Fishing Pier at El Rio Cottages on Lake LBJ
Concrete Fishing Pier

You can fish from their concrete fishing pier or the shoreline.  Or, you can go out with a local fishing guide and try to catch your limit.  They sell bait and supplies at their Ship's Store.

El Rio Lake Cottages are located at the Kingsland bridge on Hwy 1431 as you enter Kingsland from the southeast.  The location is ideal for shopping and dining in Kingsland.

Pontoon Boat Rentals
Pontoon Boat Rentals

Want to rent a boat or a personal watercraft?
El Rio also has three 22-ft. pontoon boats, a 20-Ft. ski boat, and three Sea-Doos for rent.  The pontoon boats are comfortable for cruising up and down the lake, allowing you to get up and walk around the boat. 

To see about renting Pontoon Boats, Ski Boats, and Sea-Doos - Click Here

View from Cottage 1
View from Cottage 1

From the cottages you can boat on up the Colorado Arm of Lake LBJ for several miles, and boat up the Llano River for several miles,  and boat down Lake LBJ all the way to Horseshoe Bay over 18 miles away.  There are a lot of coves to explore and beautiful lake houses to see along the way.  This is a great location for boating all of Lake LBJ.

With Lake LBJ being normally constant-level, you have ideal conditions for boating, water-skiing, jet-skiing, sailing, swimming and fishing.  Lake LBJ is one of the largest constant-level lake in the United States.

Gas is available at the boat docks.

Need Bait?  Check out their Ship's Store for bait and other fishing supplies.

A laundry room is available for your convenience.

Each cottage has a deck, BBQ-smoker and picnic table.  It is just a short walk to the convenience store from the cottages.  The convenience store has an ATM machine, a large selection of snacks and drinks, and other supplies.

Cottage No. 2

The cottages are kept in very good condition and are clean and attractive.  Each cottage has two entrances, one in front and one in back.  They all have cableTV, high speed Internet access, central air conditioning and heat and ceiling fans.

Living Room of Cottage No. 1 
Living room of Cottage No. 1

Living Room of Cottage No. 3
Living Room of Cottage No. 3

The living rooms of the cottages have a sleeper sofa, love seat, chair and coffee table.  They comfortably seat 6 people with seating for 2 more at the kitchen bar.

Kitchen and dining area

The modern kitchens have all the appliances and everything you need for making meals and snacks while you are on vacation.  The only things you need to bring are your food and drinks, or you can buy those at their convenience store.

The dining tables in the cottages seat 6 people and there are two chairs at the kitchen counter.

First Bedroom of Cottage No. 1
First Bedroom

The first bedroom has a queen-sized bed, dresser and mirror, chair and night table.

   Second Bedroom of Cottage No. 3
Second Bedroom

The second bedroom has 2 double beds, a dresser and end table. 

Both bedrooms have nice sized closets.

The cottages have a bathroom with a shower/tub combination.

Amenities of El Rio Lake Cottages:

  • Great waterfront location on normally constant-level Lake LBJ
  • Queen bed, 2 double beds and sleeper sofa
  • Central air conditioning and heat, ceiling fans
  • High speed Internet access
  • You can rent more than one cottage for larger groups
  • Convenience store and ship's store on the property
  • ATM machine at the convenience store
  • Cable TV.
  • Laundry room for guests to use
  • Boat launch is on location
  • Pontoon boats and Sea-Doo rentals
  • Gas for boat and jet-skis on the waterfront
  • BBQ and picnic table for each cottage
  • Conveniently located to downtown Kingsland's grocery store and restaurants

Things to Do in the Area:

  • Boating, jet skiing, waterskiing, kayaking, sailing, fishing and swimming
  • Visit 3 more lakes just a few minutes away
  • Visit art galleries and museums in neighboring towns
  • Go shopping for antiques, gifts, jewelry and clothing in the local towns
  • Dine out at local restaurants in local towns
  • Tour 3 local wineries and sample their wine tasting
  • Go out with a local fishing guide
  • Photograph the scenery, wildflowrs, wildlife and birds
  • Visit President Johnson's boyhood home in Johnson City
  • Tour Longhorn Caverns
  • Play golf at one of several local golf courses
  • Catch the latest movies at the Cinema 8 in Marble Falls
  • Play miniature golf and other games at Rockhopper's in Marble Falls
  • For upcoming events - click here

Nightly Rates:

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Ask about our policy for small pets
Smoking outdoors only - no smoking in the cottages
We accept major credit and debit cards.
Owner/Manager is on site


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