Golf is a popular sport in Texas, and there are many communities near Austin that cater to the golf lifestyle. If you could spend every day on the greens and would like to have them right outside your front door, check out these golf communities. Whether you are shopping in the Lakeway real estate market, or you are considering buying a home in another Lake Travis area, a home on the golf course can be yours.
The Hills of Lakeway
The Hills of Lakeway is a gated golf community that features a guarded entrance. The neighborhood encompasses The Hills of Lakeway Country Club. Homes in The Hills of Lakeway are spacious and have a minimum square footage of 2200. There are lots available for the home buyer wishing to build a custom home. Formerly known for being a weekend getaway community in the Lakeway real estate market, it has become a neighborhood of year-round homes. The Hills of Lakeway homes for sale is a great place to live for the home buyer seeking an active lifestyle near Lake Travis.
The Hills of Lakeway offers a resort lifestyle to his residents. The Hills of Lakeway Country Club in the center of the community allows those living there to spend the day golfing, or meeting with friends and neighbors for dinner and drinks. The Lakeway Marina offers access to Lake Travis for fishing, water sports, boating and swimming. There are many locally owned shops in the surrounding communities on Lake Travis, wineries and restaurants can also be found throughout the area. The Hill Country Galleria is only 4 miles away in Bee Cave and also offers a movie theater. Lakeside communities are well-known for community events and festivals throughout the year.
Berry Creek is located west of I-35, on what used to be the Logan Ranch. This beautiful master-planned community was developed by Jimmy Jacobs homes. Home buyers shopping Berry Creek homes for sale will find many home options, whether they are looking for an apartment or a country club estate home. Those looking at Berry Creek homes for sale will be delighted to know that residents enjoy the activities offered by the Berry Creek Country Club. There is a golf course that is home to hole #8 that has been listed as one of two of the most unique holes in Texas golf courses by a Dallas newspaper. There are tennis courts, a swimming pool, a fitness center and water aerobics classes available to Berry Creek residents. After a day of fun, there are also several dining options available to enjoy.
Slick Rock homes for sale are built adjacent to the Slick Rock Golf Course designed by Robert Trent Jones Sr. It is the first golf course community in Horseshoe Bay. This established community enjoys great location in the heart of Horseshoe Bay real estate and having access to the golf course with the “Million Dollar Hole”. This unique hole takes the golfer over a 35- foot waterfall and is possibly the most photographed hole in golfing. Golfing the beautiful Slick Rock Golf course is a staple activity for local residents, there are other 9 and 18-hole courses within the resort and surrounding areas. There are social clubs and neighborhood activity clubs for those who like to share interests and hobbies. Fun on Lake LBJ is another entertainment option, fishing, swimming, boating and watersports are a great way to spend the day. The waterfront also hosts a marina and a yacht club.
Spanish Oaks is a gated community west of Austin. Spanish Oaks homes for sale offers luxury homes nestled in the beauty of the Texas Hill Country. This neighborhood offers a host of comfortable homes with numerous amenities to take the home buyer away from daily stress and provide a relaxing environment and a healthy lifestyle. Many Residents of homes in Spanish Oaks enjoy the spectacular Spanish Oaks Golf Club. It offers its members concierge service, a fishing pond, tennis courts, a resort style swimming pool with a sandy beach shallow end for children and a waterfall. There is a clubhouse where residents can meet and dine or enjoy a drink, nearby is the park with barbeque grills and picnic tables. The highlight of the Spanish Oaks Golf Club is the golf course that has been called one of the best courses in Texas by Golf Digest. Residents enjoy the hiking trails around the neighborhood or head over to Hamilton Pool Nature Preserve for hiking, swimming and enjoying the 50ft waterfall. Nearby Lake Travis provides watersports, boating, fishing and swimming.
The community of Falconhead is located between Bee Cave and Lakeway. It is also known as the Spillman Ranch and it is situated next to the Falconhead Golf Club. Falconhead homes for sale offers fun and adventure and beautiful views of the Texas Hill Country. This Lakeway real estate is conveniently located near Austin, Lakeway and Bee Cave. The Falconhead Golf Club is the center of this community. The beautiful greens, the clubhouse and its spectacular views of the rolling Texas Hill Country make it easy to get outdoors. There are miles of developed hiking trails around the neighborhood to enjoy a stroll or some bird watching. Lake Travis is just a few minutes away for swimming, boating and fishing.