Welcome to West Austin
A luxurious neighborhood filled with natural beauty and stunning views
Located in central Texas, surrounded by lush, rolling hills, beautiful lakes, and stunning views, is the luxurious city of West Austin. This area is full of well-maintained neighborhoods that boast close-knit communities and plenty of privacy. Here you’ll find wide, tree-lined streets, a variety of luxurious homes with spacious lots, and proximity to nature. You don’t even have to travel far to see wildlife, as deer and other small animals often come right into your backyard. Higher up in the hills, you’ll find gorgeous estate-style homes that boast beautiful views of Lake Austin and the city itself, so you can enjoy a stunning Austin sunset right from your back deck.
In addition to the beautiful neighborhoods and close-knit community feeling, residents enjoy plenty of shopping and dining options, outdoor recreational amenities, and so much more. West Austin is the perfect place to call home.
What to Love
- Luxury homes set on the hills with stunning views of Lake Austin
- Lake Austin
- Deep Eddy Pool
- Plenty of privacy and close-knit communities
Residents enjoy all of the natural beauty and outdoor recreation that West Austin offers. Not only do backyards provide plenty of space and nature, welcoming wildlife visitors, but nearby parks such as Red Bud Isle Park offer an additional chance to explore nature and all it has to offer. An exceptional amount of local dining and shopping offers residents a variety and a community atmosphere. Plus, with award-winning, blue-ribbon schools, you simply can’t go wrong choosing West Austin.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
West Austin has some incredible, upscale shopping options for you. The Village at Westlake and West Lake Court offers several boutique shopping options in the area. Jefferson Square Shopping Center is another option nearby that offers some boutique retail options and dining options. If you’re feeling like browsing some local boutique options and an eclectic vibe, head to Central Austin and hit the 2nd Street District.
Dining options are plentiful and offer everything from a laid-back atmosphere to elegant, fine dining. Start your day with a delicious cup of fresh coffee at Mozart’s Coffee Roasters and enjoy a morning on the lake. If you’re looking for award-winning Thai food, head to Sway Modern Thai and try the panang neua or black sesame cheesecake. Fans of tex-mex rejoice in Chuy’s Hula Hut, where they’re met with made-from-scratch tex-mex with a Hawaiin twist. More Mexican food can be found at Las Palomas, a low-key, family-run restaurant in the area, while you can find legendary barbecue at The County Line on the Hill. Fans of exceptional seafood will want to try Salt Traders Coastal Cooking, while those who favor Italian cuisine will love 68 Degrees Kitchen. More low-key options include Tumble 22 Fried Chicken, with its Nashville hot chicken-inspired menu, and favorite local watering hole, Deep Eddy Cabaret.
Things to Do
West Austin is filled with outdoor recreation options to suit everyone’s needs. Residents enjoy spending their days fishing on Lake Austin, hiking the Mount Bonnell trail for its exceptionally beautiful views, and taking their pets to Red Bud Isle Park to enjoy some fun in nature. Nearby Rollingwood Municipal Park and Pool offers residents and their families plenty of playgrounds and swim time. Of course, if you’re looking for a fun day of swimming, look no further than Deep Eddy Pool. This historic, artificial pool is the oldest in Texas and a resident favorite day trip. Another resident favorite spot and the first public golf course in the city is Lions Golf Course. Head out for a day on the green or simply check out the driving range.
West Austin is served by the award-winning Eanes Independent School District, which offers a full list of blue-ribbon schools, the best in Texas.