High-end resort lifestyle in beautiful neighborhoods with stunning lake and greenbelt views
Composed of beautifully master-planned neighborhoods set along rolling hills with greenbelt views that border the south shore of Lake Travis, Lakeway, Texas is a prestigious luxury resort community that has something for just about every age group and family size. Founded on the site of a 2,700-acre ranch, just 25 miles west of Downtown Austin, the village of Lakeway was incorporated in 1974. Lakeway is a golfer’s paradise due to the diversity of luxury golf clubs in the area. Living in Lakeway also comes with tennis courts, a full-service hotel and spa, a private airport, hundreds of acres of parkland, trails, greenbelts, and a 65-mile-long lake.
Located off FM 620, the commute to Downtown Austin is just a quick 30-minute drive from Lakeway, though the city maintains a full-service government of its own—including its own police and fire departments, as well as its own medical facility. Architectural styles can vary between sub-divisions—most homes in their respective gated communities are custom built to take advantage of their surrounding nature.
What originally started as a prestigious, small retirement town on the edges of Austin has since emerged into a booming, sought-after lakeside oasis for families that want to raise their children in the serenity and peace of the Hill Country while remaining close to Downtown Austin. Residents of the area include retirees and younger families with working professionals who enjoy the sparse suburban feel and outdoor atmosphere of Lakeway. The community boasts the second top-rated school district in the Austin Metro Area, so it’s not uncommon to find a feeling of interconnectivity between parents and families residing in different gated communities.
has well-earned its reputation as an Austin cult classic—a haven of food and wine, neighborhood regulars and visitors alike can socialize while enjoying the splendor of the Hill Country landscape. Their sophisticated menu, accessible wine selection, and casual atmosphere make it a delightful and unpretentious fine dining experience.
From the farm and ocean straight to the table, combines the freshest ingredients with both classic and modern Mexican recipes for an authentic south of the border experience. With its casual atmosphere and relaxed ambiance, it’s no wonder that Santa Catarina has been rated hands down one of the best Mexican restaurants in the Austin Metro Area.
is a lively, modern speakeasy offering unique twists on comfort cuisine paired with vintage and modern cocktail selections. Its lively atmosphere and airy interiors make this New American outpost for comfort food great for a night out with the family.
’s multi-use retail center serves as the town center for the community of Lakeway. Located at the intersection of RR 620 S and Main Street, The Oaks offers a diverse range of retail shopping options, restaurants, and entertainment set within a gorgeous outdoor plaza.
has hosted family fun on the lake for generations—many patrons who enjoyed the marina as children return as adults to bring children of their own to this legendary spot. Whether you’re renting a pontoon or kayaks for a romantic and fun afternoon with your loved one, or securing a party barge and jet skis for teens and more adventurous adults, Lakeway Marina has a wide range of aquatic enjoyment for people of all ages.
The Canyonlands is Lakeway’s most extensive trail network, named after the breathtaking canyon that runs through its 20 acres. A favorite in the fall, when the foliage takes on a spectacular shift in color, Canyonlands is a haven for hikers and mountain bikers. Mt. Lakeway Trail is one of the more moderate, yet favorite, trails that offer a chance to see wildlife while ascending to the fantastic lookout atop Mt. Lakeway.
Opened in 1990, the Hamilton Greenbelt offers nature enthusiasts an array of developed and primitive trails that curve around the waters of Hurst and Yaupon Creeks—perfect for family outings, hiking, or a jog through ethereal woodlands that pass the gorgeous waterfall along Hurst Creek.
is Lakewood’s go-to destination for first-class family fun. From bowling lanes, virtual reality experiences, a laser tag arena, a video game arcade, to a full-service restaurant, upscale bar, and premier lounge, it’s easy to go to High 5! with the intention of only staying for a few hours and instead finding oneself enjoying the entire day there.
Lakeway is zoned within the highly desirable Lake Travis Independent School District.