Spicewood is a peaceful community located off Highway 71 (SH 71) near the north end of Lake Travis. This quaint, unincorporated town is located in Burnet County in the 78669 zip code. Some homes for sale in Spicewood TX are located in western Travis County. With it's tranquil, lakefront setting, residents enjoy plenty of recreational activities, including many water sports like boating, wakeboarding, and fishing.
Home to music legend Willie Nelson, Pace Bend Park, and the famous Texas swimming hole, Krause Springs, Spicewood was established in the late 19th century. The name possibly came from the Spicewood (Sassafras) timber that grew along nearby Little Cypress Creek. Spicewood real estate primarily consists of a variety of luxury and semi-luxury homes. Most listings buyers will find when looking for Spicewood homes for sale are for gorgeous, custom-built lakefront homes.
Where in Austin, TX is Spicewood?
Spicewood is located in the 78669 zip code with rough boundaries of Highway 71 (SH 71) to the southwest and Lake Travis to the northeast. This great location, perfect for year round getaways, puts Spicewood TX homes for sale 36 miles from Downtown Austin and 39 miles from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport.
What to do near Spicewood?
Situated on the south side of Lake Travis and less than 20 miles away from the Hill Country Galleria in Bee Cave and 13 miles away from Marble Falls, both outdoor enthusiasts and shoppers alike will fall in love with Spicewood TX. Lake Travis is well known for its watersports and fishing and the Hill Country Galleria features dining, shopping, and entertainment options that the whole family will love. Outstanding healthcare can be found a 10-minute drive away at Baylor Scott & White Medical Center in Marble Falls.