Neighborhood Spotlight: The Hills of Lakeway
A classic neighborhood with plenty to offer, The Hills of Lakeway provides one of the most established options in Lake Travis. It's a country club community with plenty to offer families, retirees, vacationers and many other types of home buyers.
While the neighborhood started as The Hills of Lakeway, it's better known as just The Hills today. It used to be found in the extra-territorial jurisdiction of Austin, but was incorporated into the city in 1997. New construction is still going on in the neighborhood with plenty of remodeling also happening. Some of the homes were built in the early 180s.
The Hills is found in the middle of Lakeway, but it's considered a village with an exclusive address. The 78738 zip code is well-known throughout the Texas area.
Real Estate in The Hills at Lakeway
More than 600 homes are found throughout the village, many with incredible golf course and Hill Country views. Some new homes are found nearby, mainly in Flintrock Falls, which continues to expand the number of total homes.
The size of homes starts around 2,000 square feet and go up to more than 6,000 square feet. Many different styles are found throughout, as well. Prices can range from $200K up to more than $1 million.
Shopping & Dining
If you love to shop and you enjoy good dining, you'll find plenty of options throughout the area. Lake Travis is full of good restaurants and The Hill Country Galleria provides excellent shopping and dining in nearby Bee Cave. Residents can also enjoy shopping at the Shops at the Galleria, as well.
The Lakeway Town Center also provides a good place for shopping, if you're looking for groceries and some other basic needs.
While the community is known for the golf, it's also close to Lake Travis making it a popular place for those enjoying the water. Residents can also enjoy the World of Tennis Fitness Center with plenty of tennis courts and fitness equipment to choose from.
Those looking to spend time outside on trails will enjoy the many walking and biking trails throughout. The Hills Park and Nature Trail also provides a good choice with a playground, basketball court and more.
The Hills of Lakeway is found within the Lake Travis ISD. It's served by Lakeway Elementary School, Serene Hills Elementary School, Lake Travis Middle School and Lake Travis High School. All of these schools are known as top rated options for students.
Living in The Hills of Lakeway
Buyers looking for a gated, country club community with beautiful golf views and Hill Country views will love living in The Hills. It's a popular community for those seeking a top school district and excellent amenities, as well. The community embraces the Lake Travis lifestyle and provides a location close enough to easily commute into Austin.
Along with all of the amenities, things to do and fine homes, The Hills is also known as an exclusive place to live. No matter what you seek, it's a great place to call home near Lake Travis.