The riverbanks along Lake Austin feature some of the city’s most spectacular homes. In particular, the Island at Mount Bonnell, a small section of homes near Mount Bonnell Shores and Mount Bonnell Terrace, is perhaps the most exquisite. These 30 waterfront estates that line the river and the small waterway that runs between the island and the main riverbank offer the ultimate in Austin architecture and lifestyle. This man-made island adds “location, location... and luxury” to its list of desirable qualities.
A gated enclave established in the late 1990s and early 2000s, Island at Mount Bonnell Shores homes range from 5,000 to over 11,000 square feet in size and have private, waterfront access. Some of the best in Austin luxury real estate, Island at Mount Bonnel l homes for sale have high-end features such as grand entries, chef-style kitchens, home theaters, guest houses, plunge pools, multi-car garages, and expansive outdoor living areas. Whether a Tuscan-style villa, contemporary “stunner,” or French-inspired chateau, these homes will impress. For those that like to entertain, many homes have courtyards, lavish fountains, outdoor sculptures, artful landscaping, and outdoor lighting. Cobblestone driveways, lake view terraces, wine cellars, and guest suites put a signature touch on special events.