Where is Lake Austin?
The Lake Austin area is often referred to as the cluster of neighborhoods surrounding Lake Austin east of Capital of Texas Highway 360, north of Bee Cave Rd, south of RM 2222, and east of North Quinlan Park Rd. The Lake Austin neighborhood borders the Lake Travis, Lakeway, Westlake, and Steiner Ranch areas. Due to its proximity to Downtown Austin and its location along the beautiful, cliff-lined lake, Lake Austin real estate is very highly sought after. Lake Austin features a range of homes, from luxury estates to spacious lakeside ranch homes with waterfront access. You’re not too far away from anything when you’re living in Lake Austin.
*Using the 360 Bridge as our center
Distance to Major Austin Amenities and Attractions
Interstate 35: 10.6 mi, 14 min
UT: 10 mi, 19 min
Lady Bird Lake Hike & Bike Trail: 11 mi, 13 min
Mopac Loop 1: 5.4 mi, 10 min
ACC: 9.9 mi, 13 min
Barton Creek Greenbelt: 8.3 mi, 10 min
Lake Austin: 0 mi, 0 min, you’re already there!
Austin-Bergstrom International Airport: 19.6 mi, 24 min
Circuit of the Americas: 24.8 mi, 31 min
Lake Travis: 11.3 mi, 17 min
Texas Hill Country: 35.7 mi, 48 min
Nearest Emergency Hospital: Lakeway Regional Hospital, 14.8 mi, 20 min
Nearest General Physician: Westlake Family Practice, 4.8 mi, 7 min
Nearest Major Employers: 3M Austin Center, Austin GeoModeling, Lake Travis ISD, LCRA, Spiceworks, Carson Energy, Trilogy Software, Mentor Graphics Corporation, Dell, IRS Campus, Samsung, National Instruments, Freescale Semiconductor
Nearest High School: Vandegrift High School, 4.8 mi, 9 min
Nearest Outdoor Recreation Areas: Austin Country Club, Bull Creek Park and Greenbelt, Barton Creek Greenbelt, Lake Austin, Lake Travis, Emma Long Metropolitan Park, Commons Ford Ranch Metropolitan Park, Wild Basin Wilderness Park
Things to do in Lake Austin
Lake Austin makes up one part of the chain of Highland Lakes running through Central Texas. Real estate near Lake Austin Blvd offers the joy of this gorgeous body of water with great hillside views, nearby water recreational activities, and scenic landscapes. The easily accessible natural amenities make this region a jaw-dropping and stunning place to call home. You’ll live close to many of the most popular West Austin attractions, which include great shopping, eating, and entertainment. Coveted West Austin neighborhoods like Tarrytown, Westfield, and Balcones Park are some of the most highly sought-after communities in Central Texas.
Nearby recreation includes Lake Austin
, Lions Municipal Golf Course, Red Bud Isle
, the Austin Country Club (home to the UT Golf team), Mayfield Park and Nature Preserve, Bright Leaf Preserve, Johnson Creek Greenbelt, Deep Eddy Park, Mt. Bonnell
, and Laguna Gloria.