Due in large part to the highly rated Eanes ISD, West Austin is one of the most desirable sections of Austin to live. It wasn’t too long ago when West Austin was basically just a forest. Fast forward to today and you’ll find some of Austin’s most luxurious estates here. People choose West Austin because of it’s highly rated schools and proximity to popular Central Austin employers and hot spots like Zilker Park, Barton Springs Pool and Downtown.
Best West Austin Neighborhoods
Below we’ve listed our Best West Austin Neighborhoods along with a brief summary, link to our neighborhood guide and a list of homes currently for sale in each. Have questions about our choices? Considering a move to West Austin? Call us at (512) 827-8323 or email us at info@11OaksRealty.com.
Best West Austin Neighborhoods Map
Below we’ve mapped out these neighborhoods so you can get a sense for where they are in relation to Downtown Austin, the Hill Country, the airport and surrounding areas. The map is interactive, so use it to explore the best West Austin neighborhoods.
Barton Creek is the closest, luxury, master-planned community to Downtown Austin. Made up of 20 pocket neighborhoods, Barton Creek homes range in size and level of luxury ranging from a modest luxury home to ultra luxurious estates. Bordered by Barton Creek, Barton Creek Habitat Preserve and multiple golf courses, there is a variety of views and terrain, making it one of the more picturesque neighborhoods to make the best West Austin neighborhoods lists. Building is still going on today, so whether you’re looking for a luxury home in an established neighborhood or would prefer new construction, Barton Creek is not to be missed. For more info and to search homes for sale, visit our Barton Creek Neighborhood Guide.
Barton Creek Homes for Sale
Davenport Ranch is one of the most diverse neighborhoods on our best West Austin neighborhoods list with everything from luxury condos to gated estates. Davenport Ranch homes are also known for spectacular views, whether it be Lake Austin, Downtown Austin skyline or Texas Hill Country. Davenport Ranch is the ideal West Austin neighborhood if you need to travel to both North Austin and Downtown. Because of it’s location at 360 near the bridge, it is easy to get to nearly all areas of Austin. For more info and to search homes for sale, visit our Davenport Ranch Neighborhood Guide.
Davenport Ranch Homes for Sale
Rob Roy is one of West Austin’s largest master planned communities. With six sections (gated and open), Rob Roy has a variety of housing styles, ages and feel to fit nearly every home buyers needs. No matter which Rob Roy neighborhood you ultimately choose, know you’re choosing a quality, conveniently located place to live. So much so that most homeowners move there and don’t leave. Sitting amidst greenbelts, Lake Austin and Barton Creek, Rob Roy has no shortage of beauty. For more info and to search homes for sale, visit our Rob Roy Neighborhood Guide.
Rob Roy Homes for Sale
Seven Oaks is one of the most consistently luxurious neighborhoods on our list. Seven Oaks homes are known for their high end finishes, unique architectural designs, extravagant outdoor living spaces with resort style pools and manicured yards. Some of the homes back to greenbelt, making them a private oasis for homeowners to enjoy. If you’re looking for luxury and don’t want to be too far from Downtown Austin, Seven Oaks is one of the top neighborhoods to consider. For more info and to search homes for sale, visit our Seven Oaks Neighborhood Guide.
Seven Oaks Homes for Sale
Treemont is known for it’s larger than average lots (some upwards of ½ acre) and beautiful, Austin skyline views. Though Treemont has a very suburban feel, you get the benefits of being only minutes from Downtown Austin in a great school district, which is one of big draws to the neighborhood. Treemont is one of the most kid friendly of the best West Austin neighborhoods. With playground located at the heart of the community, you’ll often find Tremeont homeowners there for an afternoon play date or sports practice. Homes were built in the 1990s and early 2000s and are, on average, 4,500 sq ft. For more info and to search homes for sale, visit our Treemont Neighborhood Guide.
Treemont Homes for Sale
Considering Buying a Home in One of West Austin’s Best Neighborhoods?
We can help you determine whether one of these neighborhoods is the best West Austin neighborhood for you, or if there’s something different you’re looking for. With a combined 55+ years of experience in residential real estate, we have the market knowledge to help you navigate the market and get a great deal. Check out our Austin Home Buyers page to learn more about our team and how we work. Then, call us at (512) 827-8323 or email us at info@11OaksRealty.com to schedule a no obligation consultation.