Comfort Suites I-35 North
609 Chisholm Trail
Round Rock, TX 78681
Phone: (512) 244-2700
Fax: (512) 244-2246
A beautiful green space amidst the city, Old Settlers Park is the perfect choice, to spend a day outdoors. With facilities like playgrounds, trails and lake for fishing, this place is often filled with locals and tourists throughout the year. Nice and sunny atmosphere makes up for a perfect picnic spot, just to hang around the shady trees, or play a game of baseball.
This public golf course set in the beautiful Texas hill country opened in 1991. The Dick Phelp-designed 18-hole course utilizes the ProShot Yardage System with Global Positioning Satellites that guide the players around the course. Offering pin distance information and helpful tips from the professionals, this small computer system is equipped on all EZGO-Carts. Stop in and visit the on-site pro shop or try out the 3-tiered driving range. Green fees include the cost of cart rental.
A gorgeous green space, Southwest Williamson County Regional Park is spread over 800 acres (323.74 hectares) in the beautiful city of Leander. The huge park is home to eleven soccer fields, eight tennis courts, two softball fields, six basketball courts and a football field. Apart from playing games here, you can choose to ride a cycle, go walking, or simply sit under the shady trees and enjoy the nature.
An impeccably landscaped golf course, Star Ranch is located in the beautiful city of Hutto. Lying at half an hours' distance from downtown Austin, it sees a lot of members and guests coming over the weekends. The 18-hole golf course is a luxurious one, with state-of-the-art facilities and services. Located on-site is a clubhouse, where you can relax after a nice game, and try their scrumptious food or drinks. Home to a lot of tournaments, this golf course also rents out its facilities for private and corporate events.
After being sealed for over 10,000 years, this cave was discovered in 1963 when a group of workers were digging to build a highway overpass. Daily tours are available and last just over an hour. The cave stays a comfortable 72 degrees Farenheit year-round, and features not only beautiful rock formations but also the remains of prehistoric mastodons, saber-tooth cats and other ice age animals. After your tour, enjoy the shaded picnic area with a playscape for children.
TopGolf is a fun entertainment and recreation spot for people of all ages, right from kids, to youngsters, to adults. This golf course guarantees a lot of fun, with visitors being able to book bays for themselves. They also have membership and VIP passes available, in addition to organizing golfing summer camps for kids. The center is also home to a happening bar and restaurant that plays host to some fun and happening parties from time to time. Check website for schedule and details. You won't find any serious golfers at this fun spot.
At River City Bingo, players can win cash and prizes while contributing to local charity. A friendly and safe environment has been provided for players since 1993, with a roomy hall and full-service concession stand. State of the art computer bingo is available, as is "pull tabs" instant bingo. Enjoy midnight bingo each Saturday, early bird games the first and third Saturdays every month at 10:30pm and a door prize give-away every Saturday at noon.
Playland Skate Center is a skating arena located in the northern outskirts of Austin. This recreational rink welcomes skating enthusiasts of all ages, but most of the crowd is made up of kids. The on-site daycare center means kids have fun while being in safe hands. Roller-skating classes are also available for all ages, in addition to an equipment shop. The center makes for an ideal venue for a fun-filled birthday party for your kid. Refer to website for schedule and rates.
Ever wondered what life was like on a 17th-century farm? Jourdan-Bachman Pioneer Farms is where you can relive all of those days gone by at the carefully simulated theme areas. Whether it is an 1860s German Immigrant Farm, an 1880s Cotton Planter Farm, or an 1870s Texan Farm, all of these can be revisited thanks to the brilliant reconstruction of the architects. Check their website for more information on free admission days, site tours, exhibitions, historical reenactments and special days. The farms are partly wheelchair accessible.
Chaparral Ice Arena is an ice-skater's paradise. Skaters of all levels can enjoy this fun-filled and thrilling sport at this expansive space. Choose among group skating, curling, broomball and dodgeball and many other engaging activities. Or you can improvise your skills by enrolling for the skating classes. Apart from this, the arena also hosts corporate outings, summer camps, birthday parties and other events with the theme of skating. All in all, a great place to spend a day with the whole family.
Robin Bledsoe Park is located on 16 acres (6.4 hectares) and features a variety of amenities that make for a great day out. For those who like to stay active, there's a swimming pool, soccer fields, baseball fields, a basketball court, and a walking trail. Other entertainment includes an amphitheater, barbecue grills, a water playground safe for kids of all ages, and a pavilion.
Tom's Dive & Swim is one of the oldest dive shops in town, established in 1982 and serving Austin for over 25 years. It offers local diving trips and excursions to the coral reefs of the Cayman Islands and Honduras. The professional instruction team offers a variety of classes for all skill levels and the store is filled with ski equipment, scuba gear, rental equipment and a repair center. There are class schedules to fit your time frame. Check the website for further information.