Apache Shores has gone through a few changes over the years. What was once an Indian Reservation was transformed to a 13,000 acres ranch owned by Jack Josey. When the land started to be developed, many mobile homes entered the area. Though you can still find mobile homes in Apache Shores, you’ll find more single family homes, some of which have spectacular views and Lake Austin access. Apache Shores is also considered one of the last affordable Lake Austin neighborhoods. Scroll Down to Read our Apache Shores Neighborhood Guide.
Apache Shores Homes for Sale
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Apache Shores Neighborhood Map
Apache Shores is located in Northwest Austin on the banks of Lake Austin just south of the Mansfield Dam. Apache Shores can be accessed from 620. Use the interactive map below to explore the area near Apache Shores.
Apache Shores Zip Code
Apache Shores is located in Northwest Austin’s 78734 zip code.
Apache Shores Homes
Homes in Northwest Austin’s Apache Shores neighborhood were built from the 1970s to the 2000s. Some of the homes have Lake Austin access and others have beautiful views. You can expect to find homes between 2-5 bedrooms, 600 – 4,000 sq ft, and 0-3 car garages. The typical lot size is between ⅕ – 1 ½ acres. Inside you’ll find homes in original condition to fully updated and remodeled homes. Apache Shores is home to quite a diverse group of homes. We’d suggest you take a look at homes for sale in your price range to determine if you would like to live there. Alternatively, you can purchase a lot for sale and build your own dream home.
Average Apache Shores Home
The average home in Northwest Austin’s Apache Shores has the following profile:
- 3 bedrooms
- 2 bathrooms
- 1,750 sq ft
Apache Shores Sold Data – What Apache Shores Homes Actually Sold For
What sold recently in Apache Shores 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 Apache Shores? How many homes are currently for sale in Apache Shores? What’s the median sold price in Apache Shores? What does the 90 day historic market trend look like in Apache Shores? How’s the Apache Shores market trending?
All of these questions (and more!) can be answered on our Apache Shores Sold Data Report.
Apache Shores Schools
Children who live in Northwest Austin’s Apache Shores neighborhood are served by the award winning Lake Travis ISD and will likely attend the following schools:
- Lake Travis Elementary School – 9/10
- Lake Travis Middle School – 10/10
- Hudson Bend Middle School – 10/10
- Lake Travis High School – 9/10
School ratings reflect Great Schools ratings as of November 2016. Ratings are subject to change at any time. Please verify ratings and boundaries with the school district.
Lake Travis ISD schools are some of the best schools in Austin and are definitely one of the reasons residents choose Apache Shores.
Golf Near Apache Shores
For golf, join the UT Golf Club in Steiner Ranch or The Hills Country Club in Lakeway. The Hills gives you access to four golf courses for the price of one, as well as social and dining options so its the preferred choice for hard core golfers who never want to have a down day.
Walkability of Apache Shores
Apache Shores is not a very walkable neighborhood, nor will you find many restaurant or shopping choices less than a mile away. Apache Shores residents prefer to be away from the hustle and bustle of an urban lifestyle and have a quiet escape when they return home. Use the map below to explore amenities near Apache Shores.
Grocery Shopping Near Apache Shores
The closest grocery shopping can be found at Randalls just about 3.5 miles from Apache Shores on 620. There are several other smaller stores, like Hudson Bend Grocery that are much closer. If you prefer H-E-B, you’ll find that at 71 and Bee Cave Road. Walmart can be found on 620 just north of 2222.
Things to Do Near Apache Shores
If you like to be on the water, you couldn’t be closer. Some of the homes in Apache Shores back to Lake Austin, so you won’t have to travel far to get on the water. There are also a few day docks and community boat ramps located in Apache Shores for those who don’t have lake access on their property. If you like hiking and biking, try Geronimo Park in Apache Shores for some great views. You can also take the kids there to play in the park. Dining and shopping is usually done in Lakeway since its closer than the Austin shopping and dining districts. Lakeway’s dining and shopping has come a long way over the last few years and their Downtown is really quite cute.
Places to Eat Near Apache Shores
There are several restaurants near Apache Shores with all different types of cuisines in all price ranges. Hudson’s on the Bend is known for its eclectic offerings like venison, wild boar, pheasant and quail. You’ll also find your steak and lobster as well. If you’re more in the mood for Italian, try Hill Country Pasta House where you can find pasta, salad, pizza and other Italian dishes. Their foccaccia bread is not to be missed. For a fun evening of wine and specialty beer tasting, try Fion Wine Pub in Steiner Ranch near the UT Golf Club. The staff is very knowledgeable and their wine and food are excellent. For a gourmet restaurant and wine bar, head to Sobani on 620. You’ll find a menu with unique food pairings created by a professional chef.
Coffee Near Apache Shores
Coffee can be found at Java Dive Organic Cafe on 620. If you prefer Dunkin Donuts or Starbucks, you’ll find them on 620 as well.
Gyms Near Apache Shores
To work out, try Human Machine Athletic Club on 620 just south in Lakeway. They have a 3,000 sq ft workout facility with everything you could ever need to workout. Their expert personal trainers can also design a workout plan to help you accomplish your fitness goals quickly. With unlimited personal training plans, personal training doesn’t have to cost you an arm and a leg. Another popular choices is Bodywise Gym, also in Lakeway. Bodywise is known for having friendly staff that doesn’t try to continually upsell you. The gym is quiet and they have an excellent training staff.
Northwest Austin Realtor Specializing in Apache Shores
Chris and Rebecca Williamson are Northwest Austin Realtors specializing in Apache Shores homes. Whether you’re looking to buy or sell a home in Apache Shores, Chris and Rebecca 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 Apache Shores and Selling a Home in Apache Shores.