Woods of Westlake is a wonderful community of single family homes in the 78746 zip code of Travis County. Ideally situated east of the Barton Creek Greenbelt and west of Loop 360 (S Capital of Texas Highway), the neighborhood has three (3) sections of gorgeous, custom homes; Woods of Westlake, Woods of Westlake Hilltop (gated), and Woods of Westlake Heights. Only 7 miles from downtown Austin and with an esteemed Westlake address, the greenbelt views and shaded streets aren't the only reasons buyers love this community.
The neighborhood began development in the 1980s and was completed in the early 2000s. Most of the homes are traditional, with 3-5 bedrooms and either brick or stone exteriors. Home sizes range between 2,200 and 5,800 square feet. Sizable outdoor decks and living areas are common.
Where in Austin, TX is Woods of Westlake?
Woods of Westlake homes for sale are located in the 78746 zip code off of Loop 360 (S Capital of Texas Highway), just south of the intersection with Westbank Drive. The neighborhood is about 7 miles from Downtown Austin and 12 miles from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport.
What to do near Woods of Westlake?
Homes for sale in Woods of Westlake give buyers great access to everything Austin has to offer. The whole family will love being less than 6 miles away from from Zilker Metropolitan Park where many of the events that Austin is known for take place, including Austin City Limits (ACL) Music Festival, ABC Kite Fest, ACL Radio's Blues on the Green, Austin Trail of Lights, among others. Along the northern border of Zilker Park is Lady Bird Lake, a popular spot for kayaking, canoeing, and paddle-boarding. Runners and bikers will love Ann and Roy Butler Hike-and-Bike Trail that meanders along the lake's edge. It attracts over 2.6 million visitors a year. Just southeast of Woods of Westlake, about a mile away, is Barton Creek Square, Austin's largest indoor shopping center. It features over 180 specialty shops and eateries, as well as a movie theatre. A few of the popular nearby restaurants are Sway, Blue Dahlia Bistro, Texas Honey Ham Company, and Vaqueros Cafe & Cantina. Heading northwest of the community, about 1.5 miles, you'll find the Village at Westlake shopping center. It features an HEB grocery store, Starbucks, various retail stores, and a number of restaurant options.