The Homestead in Bee Cave is an equestrian community with a rural feel. With no sidewalks and minimal restrictions, the Homestead is just as unique a neighborhood as its residents. You’ll find everything from two story homes built in the 1980s to ranch style Spanish villas. With both homes and lots available, you’ll have the opportunity to choose from one of the existing homes or build your dream home from scratch. Scroll Down to Read our Homestead Neighborhood Guide.
Homestead Homes for Sale
Homestead Neighborhood Map
Homestead is located in Bee Cave just west of 620. The Homestead can be accessed from Great Divide Drive from Highway 71. Use the interactive map below to explore the area around The Homestead. Explore other Bee Cave Neighborhoods in our Bee Cave Neighborhood Guide. Scroll down to continue reading our Homestead neighborhood guide.
Homestead Bee Cave Zip Code
The Homestead is located in Bee Cave’s 78738 zip code.
Homes in Bee Cave’s Homestead neighborhood sit on large, 1-9 acre lots. The neighborhood first began to be developed in the late 1970s and building still continues today with several lots available for purchase. Homes in The Homestead are as unique as their owners, with everything from a traditional two story home to a Spanish style villa. With such large lots, owners can virtually build any size home they’d like and not overpower their lots, though most choose to stay between 1,700 and 6,000 sq ft.
If you want to build in The Homestead, several lots are still available. All lots are minimum 1 acre, so you will have the privacy and room to put a barn.
Homestead Property Tax Rate
The property tax rate in Bee Cave’s Homestead neighborhood is 1.7357% as of the 2022 tax year, down from 1.8193% as of the 2021 tax year.
Children who live in Bee Cave’s Homestead neighborhood are served by the award winning Lake Travis ISD and will likely attend the following schools:
- Bee Cave Elementary - 8/10
- Bee Cave Middle - 8/10
- Lake Travis High - 6/10
School ratings reflect Great Schools ratings as of February 2024. Ratings are subject to change at any time. Please verify ratings and boundaries with the school district.
Homestead Sold Data – What Homestead Homes Actually Sold For
What sold recently in Homestead and for how much? Where can I find pictures of homes that actually sold? How many days does it take to sell a home in Homestead? How many homes are currently for sale in Homestead? What’s the median sold price in Homestead? What does the 90 day historic market trend look like in Homestead? How’s the Homestead market trending?
All of these questions (and more!) can be answered on our Homestead Sold Data Report.
Golf Near Homestead
Falconhead Golf Course is a Homestead resident favorite. Just across Highway 71, Falconhead is a public, pay as you play course with membership options. Built by the same people that have built other PGA courses, Falconhead players see the same quality course the pros experience. Plus, its a public course so you’ll have the freedom to play when you want without paying the monthly membership.
Things to Do Near Homestead
The Homestead plans several activities for its residents throughout the year, the two most popular being the Chili Cookoff and Halloween Hayride. The rest of the year, try the hike and bridle trails with your horse, head to Lake Travis for some sailing or boating or explore Barton Creek. Scroll down to continue reading our Homestead neighborhood guide.
Places to Eat Near Homestead
Dining near The Homestead has become a lot easier the past few years with several new restaurants going up. And not just your run of the mill chains, most of them are local businesses with very unique menus. For French food, try Zoot on Bee Cave Road. Their mushroom soup – and pretty much all of their mushroom dishes – are fabulous. For date night, try Emerald built in a small cottage with a warm and inviting atmosphere and great food. Don’t miss their potato soup. Another fun place is the Trading Post Wine Bar and Grill on Highway 71 for high end comfort food. This one is the highest rated restaurant around so its definitely a do not miss.
Shopping Near Homestead
With the development of the Hill Country Galleria, shopping near The Homestead could not be easier. Hill Country has several upscale retailers like Banana Republic, Chico’s, Coldwater Creek and Jos A Bank as well as major department stores like Dillards and Dick’s Sporting Goods. For grocery shopping, try H-E-B at Bee Cave and 71. If you’re looking for a downtown shopping area, try Lakeway, which has a cute downtown district.
Where to Work Out – Gyms Near Homestead
There are a few gyms near The Homestead you may like. The closest gym is Gold’s Gym in the Hill Country Galleria just across 71. The gym is clean, large and has a lot of group fitness classes that residents like. Anytime Fitness on Falconhead Blvd is another resident favorite, especially if you like to work out at all hours of the day and night. It’s probably the cleanest gym around and gets rave reviews from its members. Bodywise Gym just up the road in Lakeway, is a smaller gym with a great atmosphere and the owners and trainers go the extra mile to help you with your workout. For a different and high intensity workout, try Cross Fit Lakeway. If you’re looking to target a certain area and get high school skinny again (without Healthy Trim), check out this gym! Thanks for reading our Homestead neighborhood guide.
Bee Cave Realtor Specializing in The Homestead
Rebecca Jacks and Raymond Stoklosa are Bee Cave Realtors specializing in Homestead homes. Whether you’re looking to buy or sell a home in Homestead, Rebecca and Raymond know the area well and have the experience and tools necessary to make your next real estate transaction stress free. For more info about who we are and how we work, check out Buying a Home in Homestead and our Selling a Home in Homestead.