Horseshoe Bay Resort Celebrates Summer With Lakeside Dining and More Than 100 Fun Activities

May 17, 2011, 11:07 ET from Horseshoe Bay Resort

HORSESHOE BAY, Texas, May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With Memorial Day just around the corner, it's time to start thinking about summer vacation. The AAA Four-Diamond Horseshoe Bay Resort, a 7,000-acre lakeside retreat located in the heart of the famed Texas Hill Country, makes planning easy with more than 100 family-friendly and adult activities, ensuring a personalized experience for guests of all ages.  

In addition to a white-sandy beach, gazebo deck, lush green lawns and convenient docks, the resort's recently renovated Yacht Club offers a new restaurant, the Lakeside Grill. Guests arrive by boat or land for a casual dining experience around a 30-foot-long rectangular, outdoor fire pit. Other Yacht Club enhancements include private lakeside cabanas with patios overlooking the pool and lake, available for daily rental, and a new swim platform at Turtle Beach, launch site of the resort's famous banana-boat rides.

At Horseshoe Bay Resort, the entire family will enjoy numerous outdoor amenities including four swimming pools, Andy Roddick Kids' Tennis Courts, three award-winning golf courses and an 18-hole putting course. To cool off, visit the full-service marina situated on constant-level Lake LBJ with a variety of watercraft rentals such as MasterCraft ski boats, kayaks and WaveRunners®, as well as other water sports.

Kids can celebrate with a wide range of new summer activities:  

  • Fish Camp: Fun and informative for parents and kids alike, complete with a quick instruction, fishing polls and bait. Located at the Yacht Club.
  • Sandcastle Building: Kids will delight in the white sands of Turtle Beach while learning how to sculpt sand with a professional sandcastle builder.
  • Glow-in-the-Dark Putting: The amazing 18-hole Whitewater Putting Course lights up with glow-in-the-dark markers.  This course is a great activity for the family after the summer sun fades away.
  • Movies on the Lawn: Enjoy the beautiful Texas summer nights and family-friendly movies underneath the twinkling stars.

Rubber ducky races, dive-in movies, snow cones by the pool, ice cream sundae bar and kayak races are just some of the family favorites returning this summer. To learn more about Horseshoe Bay Resort and view a complete list of summer activities, go to or call 830.598.2511.

Media Contact: Mimi Tilton, 830.598.7844;

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