Lakeway is one of the most beautiful cities in Texas nestled in the Texas Hill Country and on pristine Lake Travis. It started out as one of the many communities created around the lakes when a hydro-electric project was started on the Colorado River. Today, Lakeway is a thriving community with all of the amenities needed. Great shopping, dining, banking, and entertainment options are all within easy reach.
Waterfront real estate, anything from luxury estate homes, modest single-family homes to condo, exist in Lakeway. It is experiencing tremendous growth due to its beauty and proximity to Austin. It is the perfect place for anyone who loves beautiful scenery and the great outdoors! It offers a relaxing and peaceful lifestyle that only a small town in a unique location can provide.
Lakeway attracts fishermen, boaters, water skiers, and sunbathers from all around. There are picnic grounds, nature trails, and play facilities.
Lakeway is an easy commute to Austin with it being only a few minutes away via RR620 or FM 2222. So, you can work in Austin, dance to the beat of the live music scene, enjoy one of Austin's fabulous restaurants, then come home to a stunning view of the Texas Hill Country or Lake Travis.
LAKEWAY LOCATION and FACTS --
Lakeway is a city in Travis County near Lake Travis and 620. It is located 16 miles west of Austin and five miles west of Mansfield Dam. The zip codes are 78734 and 78738.
OUT & ABOUT IN LAKEWAY
Lakeway City Park -- 64 acres of beautifully maintained parklands for the residents of Lakeway and their guests.
Hamilton Greenbelts I & II -- Provides several miles of wonderful hiking trails along Hurst Creek and Yaupon Creek.
Heritage Center Park -- Home to the Spirit of Freedom Memorial for Veterans and the Varner History Center.
Smith Greenbelt -- A 4.5 acre greenbelt perfect for a hike along Hurst Creek, or mountain biking along the trails.
Canyonlands -- This beautiful 20 acre tract is the City of Lakeway's newest park, and provides spectacular hiking and awesome views.
Dragon Park -- This park has a playscape, swings, basketball court, volleyball area, and small athletic field.
Porpoise Park -- A small park in the middle of town, perfect for a game of frisbee or a relaxing afternoon in the sun.
Lakeway Swim Center -- Beautiful swim center complete with water slides. May be reserved for private parties.
Lakeway Blvd Trails -- Hike & Bike Trail perfect for an early morning bike ride or jog.
Skate Park -- Skate Park for skateboards and in-line skates only. It has 9000 sq. ft. of combination bowl and street elements.
Falconhead Golf Club
LakeCliff at Lake Travis
The Hills Country Club
Lakeway Golf Club – Live Oak and Yaupon Courses
Twin Creeks Country Club
Fore LINKS & IMPORTANT NUMBERS
The League Kitchen and Tavern
Hudson's on the Bend
Pao's Mandarin House
Smokey J's Barbeque
Travis Restaurant & Bar
The Grove Wine Bar
The Grille at Rough Hollow
The Lake Travis Independent School District serves the growing area of Lake Travis, located approximately 20 miles west of Austin, Texas. Originally a component of the Dripping Springs ISD, Lake Travis ISD was formed on June 12, 1981. At that time, 541 students were enrolled in grades K - 12. Since then, the enrollment of the LTISD has increased to more than 5,500 students and facilities to include:
- Bee Cave Elementary (Grades K-5)
- Lake Pointe Elementary (Grades K-5)
- Lake Travis Elementary (Grades K-5)
- Lakeway Elementary (Grades K-5)
- Lake Travis Middle (Grades 6-8)
- Hudson Bend Middle (Grades 6-8)
- Lake Travis High (Grades 9-12)
- Serene Hills Elementary (Grades K-5)
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