Finding the right location for a baby shower can be a challenge if you don’t know where to look. Some eateries aren’t really appropriate, and hosting it at the mother-to-be’s home adds a lot of stress to an already hectic occasion. We think the best place to host a baby shower is at a Peerspace location, as you can get all of the equipment and services you need in one place. Not only can you choose from a range of private venues available from local hosts in Austin, but you’ll also have access to the Peerspace Concierge service to help you plan your event. We’ve put together a list of eight baby shower venue ideas in Austin available on Peerspace. Why not give them a look and see if one of them is right for your occasion?
1. A beautiful home with an outdoor pool in Old West Austin
This luxurious home in downtown Austin has several comfortable entertaining spaces inside and out. With room for up to 30 guests, you can enjoy the indoor couches and dining table. Alternatively, relax in the outdoor seating area with a beautiful pool and spa.
Make use of the modern kitchen or the outdoor grill yourself, or hire a caterer to provide dinner or snacks. The greenery lining the backyard gives this venue a lush, enclosed feel for a private day or evening occasion. It’s perfect for a spring or summer baby shower in Austin.
2. A roomy and super-stylish 1915 Craftsman in East Austin
This renovated Craftsman house and yard is a great choice for a stylish, Instagrammable baby shower. Your catering team can make use of the modern chef’s kitchen while your guests enjoy the covered outdoor dining area that’s suitable for all seasons.
There’s plenty of natural light here for a photoshoot, and you won’t have to worry about keeping the guest list small — the venue can fit up to 100 people for a sprawling backyard gathering. After the party, the mother-to-be can relax in the master suite with a clawfoot bathtub.
3. An East Austin oasis with a backyard and pool
This is one of the most scenic baby shower venue ideas in Austin that’s perfect for a large crowd. Invite up to 100 people to this 1930s home with retro decor and plenty of outdoor activities to enjoy. Your guests can make use of the pool, hammocks, a ping-pong table, and more.
Inside, you’ll have access to several seating areas, a kitchen, dining table, and bathroom. Be sure to take your camera to the upstairs balcony to get a group photo of the entire group!
4. A modern bungalow with stylish decor
This classy home has a contemporary aesthetic, and it’s situated in the South Congress neighborhood. As such, it is ideal for a small, intimate occasion for up to 10 friends. With comfortable couches and art lining the walls, you’ll have everything you need to provide a relaxed vibe and light refreshments for your guests.
There’s also an enclosed deck and outdoor seating area with a BBQ. This is one of the most picture-perfect baby shower venue ideas in Austin for any time of year!
5. A historic estate in Travis Heights
For a fancy affair for up to 60 people, rent this historic mansion with views of the city skyline. You’ll get to celebrate in a two-story house made of brick and stone, as well as be surrounded by plenty of greenery for a lush, secluded atmosphere.
In addition to the views, you’ll have access to several seating areas indoors and out, including the backyard area, which has a six-foot-deep pool and a hot tub. Experience a combination of Texas charm and European elegance right beside the river!
6. A contemporary casita in Dellana Hills
You’ll feel like you’ve left the city behind at this modern casita situated on an acre of private land. It includes a bamboo forest only two miles from downtown. Although the building is small, it has 14-foot ceilings and plenty of windows with natural light.
The real draw is the outdoor area, which includes a shaded seating area and barbecue. Invite up to 15 guests for an outdoor gathering — make the most of Austin’s sunny weather!
7. A sun-filled home with modern decor
This house in South Austin is full of natural light and charming Boho decor. It even has its own Instagram account! The indoor seating area has several couches and is suitable for a small group of around 12 people. There’s additional seating in the backyard with plenty of trees to provide shade and privacy, as well as a hammock to relax on.
The house’s backyard is dog-friendly, and there are twinkling patio lights and a fire pit. Book this venue for a sunny daytime baby shower or a cozy evening event. You can always rent additional pieces of furniture through the Concierge service if you want to provide seating for more guests.
8. A bright, picture-perfect home with a rooftop terrace
If you’re a fan of bright colors and floral designs, this vibrant house may be one of the top baby shower venue ideas in Austin for you! The indoor seating area has room for around 12 guests, with an adjoining kitchen and dining area. Make use of the wireless speakers and record player, or light a fire in the fireplace for a cozy wintertime baby shower.
But the highlight is definitely the rooftop terrace, which has a gas fire pit, hot tub, and stunning views of the city. There’s even a refrigerator and sink outside to make catering easy. If you still need more room, head down to the backyard, which has a dining set and lounge chairs.
Having a baby is a big milestone in anyone’s life, and throwing the perfect baby shower can be just what a mother-to-be needs to feel loved and supported during this stage of her life! Whether you’re throwing a baby shower for a daughter, sister, or best friend, choose one of these unique baby shower venue ideas in Austin to make the occasion a success.
Remember, you can always call up the Peerspace Concierge service for help finding a caterer, photographer, florist, or any other assistance you need. If none of these locations are quite right, do your own Peerspace search and filter your results by location, date, and party size!