Lake Austin is one of the premier lakes in Austin, navigating through some prime real estate. Those looking for a spectacular view of Lake Austin can expect to pay a pretty penny, especially if you couple that with lake access. However, these views are worth every penny and the homes are quite spectacular as well. In putting together our list of Top 5 Neighborhoods with the Best Lake Austin Views, we considered the views first and foremost and then selected the neighborhoods with superior homes, in superior locations and with superior amenities.
Neighborhoods with Best Lake Austin Views Map
First, we’ll give you a map with the neighborhoods shaded so you can get a sense of where each of them are at. After you’ve used the interactive map below to explore the area, scroll down and read why these neighborhoods made the list and where you can go to get more info.
Neighborhoods with Best Lake Austin Views: Highland Park West Balcones
Highland Park – West Balcones has some of the best Lake Austin views in all of Austin. Many of the well known Lake Austin pictures you see in books and magazines are taken atop Mt Bonnell, located in this neighborhood. The pocket Highland Park West Balcones neighborhoods where you’ll find the best Lake Austin views are the neighborhoods west of Mt Bonnell Road which include: Island at Mt Bonnell Shores, Mount Bonnell Shores and Watersedge.
For more info and to search homes for sale, visit our Highland Park – West Balcones Neighborhood Guide.
Highland Park – West Balcones Homes for Sale
Neighborhoods with Best Lake Austin Views: Tarrytown
Tarrytown is another Central Austin neighborhood with awesome lake views. Much of the neighborhood is inland, so you’ll find the best Lake Austin views on Scenic Drive, which has Lake Austin waterfront property. Many of these lake homes have their own boat garages or docks and Lake Austin access. Homes on Scenic Drive with a Lake Austin view are quite a bit more expensive than the homes in the inland areas of Tarrytown, but they provide the best Lake Austin views.
For more info and to search homes for sale, visit our Tarrytown Neighborhood Guide.
Tarrytown Homes for Sale
Neighborhoods with Best Lake Austin Views: Rob Roy
Rob Roy is a gated Lake Austin community with true luxury homes and great Lake Austin views. Many of the homes are more than 1 story, giving you views of Lake Austin and the Texas Hill Country from your living room. Because some of the neighborhood is built atop a hill, you won’t have to necessarily buy lakefront property to get amazing views of the lake.
Rob Roy Homes for Sale
Neighborhoods with Best Lake Austin Views: Bellagio Estates
Located in the northwest section of Steiner Ranch, Bellagio Estates is a small Lake Austin waterfront community. Built on 2-6 acre lots, these homes boast 150 – 500 ft of Lake Austin waterfront with 2 stall boat docks. Plus, many of the lots have not been built out yet and its one of the last areas on Lake Austin where you can still build your custom dream home.
For more info and to search homes for sale, visit our Bellagio Estates Neighborhood Guide.
Bellagio Estates Homes and Lots for Sale
Neighborhoods with Best Lake Austin Views: Watersedge at River Place
Tucked away in the back of Northwest Austin’s River Place neighborhood, you’ll find a beautiful and quiet section with amazing Lake Austin views called Watersedge at River Place. Located on Big View Drive, these homes boast amazing views of the Lake and the Texas Hill Country.
For more info and to search homes for sale, visit our River Place Neighborhood Guide.
Watersedge at River Place Homes for Sale
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