Located in the heart of Texas hill country on Hamilton Pool Road, the neighborhood of Belvedere is just 23 miles west of the Downtown Austin area and 28 miles from Austin Bergstrom International Airport.
Architectural styles vary according to the preferences of buyers, with current homes including those in lovely Spanish Revival styles to Mediterranean styles. A number of high-end builders are available to those who are interested in building a custom home in Belvedere, including Ardore Custom Builders and CasaBella Development. Features regularly found in the homes in Belvedere include granite countertops, multi-car garages, swimming pools and designer fixtures.
Residents of the Belvedere can take comfort in knowing that their children will enjoy obtaining an excellent education. In fact, the children living in Belvedere are part of the Lake Travis School District, which is considered to be one of the best school districts in Central Texas. In 2005, the school district was designated as a Gold Medal district by Expansion Management Magazine with a score of 93 out of a possible 99. High school students attend Lake Travis High School, while middle school students attending Lake Travis Middle School and elementary-aged children attend Bee Cave Elementary. According to the Children at Risk 2010 Texas Public School Ranking system, Lake Travis High School is one of the two best schools in the Austin area.
When school is out, children and their families have plenty of things to keep them busy in and around the Belvedere neighborhood. Belvedere itself features a number of amenities, including an amenity center and club house, a lazy river pool and two fishing pools. Residents can also enjoy exploring the community’s 80 acre natural preserve and numerous natural trails. Of course, thanks to the neighborhood’s proximity to Downtown Austin, residents do not have to travel far in order to take advantage of all of the restaurants, retail establishments, cultural attractions and other amenities the area has to offer.
For those who are interested in living in a neighborhood that offers plenty of natural beauty while remaining conveniently close to the Downtown Austin area, there simply isn’t a better choice than the Belvedere neighborhood.