|Minimum Stay||2 nights|
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The Tower of Travis is among the most unique houses on Lake Travis. There is no other house that has a similar appearance. The house was designed to resemble the superstructure of an ocean going vessel. The 4 levels towering nearly 7 stories in the air afford exceptional views of Lake Travis and the surrounding Hill Country.
The Tower of Travis is situated on 'Angel Point' located down a gravel lane a short distance from Bee Creek Road. Lake Travis is immediately adjacent (fish have been caught from the balconies when Lake Travis is in an elevated state). Look down into the top of our large heritage oak tree from the 2nd level balcony. Swim, float or boat in beautiful Lake Travis. After your fun filled day on Lake Travis, the roof top hot tub is a really great place to relax or party with your friends. You will enjoy the often incredible sunsets, and then the stars and moon start their show in the night sky. If you have the energy, please feel free to enjoy fishing or swimming into the night at our private marina. The Tower of Travis was designed for entertaining.
For those who desire, The Tower on Lake Travis is just a short drive to downtown Austin to take advantage of the entertainment available there.
If you desire a special event or large party (20 or more persons), such events must have prior permission, as special accommodations are necessary.
Have a really excellent time and enjoy your stay.
Please Note: When requesting dates, the following information must be provided for us to consider your reservation request: Your Name, Your Telephone #, the purpose of your stay, the number of persons in your group, and the ages of the persons in your group. Failure to provide this information will delay the reservation.
Keywords: luxury home, party home, built for entertaining, reunions, water front, great views, boating, swimming,
My name is Bill Fowler. I grew up in Austin and am a UT graduate. 1998 was a very lucky year for me, as I not only found Angel Point, but I met my wife to be Sherri. Sherri and I started the new millennium by marriage in New Zealand.
I designed,the Travis Tower during 1999 and my construction company, HHCC Inc., completed construction of the Travis Tower in during 2001.
Bill Fowler purchased this tower in 1998
As a teen aged boy, I became addicted to Lake Travis. Back in the the mid 1990's I was a bachelor living on a large houseboat. Every weekend, I would take my houseboat up and down Lake Travis, exploring the many coves hoping to find the ultimate building site. I found the perfect piece of lake front property on Angel Point in Bee Creek Cove, where I built Travis Tower.
Travis Tower is a great place to unwind and enjoy what makes Austin and Central Texas special. You can enjoy the cool waters of Lake Travis which is usually just steps away.
Swim, boat , fish or float. Have an intimate evening watching the stars, relaxing in the roof top hot tub or have a party with your friends. The Tower of Travis has something for everyone.
We are having maintenance work done on the exterior of the house and some interior painting. We will work only when we have vacancies, so as not to disturb our guests. At times we will be stripping the deck coating, painting rails etc.
We intend to take Travis Tower off the rental market in May, and market the property for sale.
We had 12 people at this house for a bachelor party in September.
The house was perfect!
The rooftop kitchen and hot tub area was party central. The views were stunning.
The dock wasn't in great shape but we managed to make the most of some late night swimming.
The stereo in the house was the perfect accessory to our party activities as well.
All-in-all this was the perfect rental!!
This house is a blast! The owner is very attentive and accommodating. The decor is, well, crazy, and when you're on vacation you want to have an experience and the house is just that. The view is amazing from the third floor hot tub, or anywhere for that matter. AND, to top it all off my glutes are as firm and strong and ever thanks to the 3000 stairs. But don't be afraid, my buddy just had a steel rod placed in his leg and he no issues. Be a man! Climb up in this house!
We all loved it and would stay here again if we decide to use same place for our annual trip
awesome time, great views!
We had a wonderful stay. The house was as advertised; clean and ready for guest. Bill was very helpful with pre-check in questions and logistics. I would definitely stay here again.
I just hosted a bachelorette party weekend here and the house was great and exactly as described. Plenty of space and beautiful views from all the porches! Loved the hot tub on the top floor, as well. Would definitely stay again! Thanks!
Fishing is usually very excellent-bring your gear & catch dinner, House is situated directly adjacent to the Lake-Just steps away, Bee Creek Cove (where house is situated) is renowned for wake boarding & water skiing, the lake is 40' deep in front of the house when Lake Travis is full, Great Boating on main body of the Lake just outside the calm of Bee Creek Cove, Great Shopping-Movie Theaters-Restaurants close by in Bee Cave at the Galleria, Music lovers will appreciate the nearby Backyard and Poodie's, Paleface Park is a huge-beautiful County Park situated close by, Hamilton Pool among the most beautiful places in Texas is a short 20 mile drive away, For those who enjoy golfing-Lakeway is reputed to have some of the nicest courses-You might see Willie Nelson at his Golf Course in Briarcliff (very close), For Tennis Lovers the World of Tennis is just minutes away
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My Standard Rate
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
|Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest|
|Refundable damage deposit||$250|
|One time cleaning charge||$150 + Tax|
A fully executed rental agreement is required, along with 1st payment to secure a reservation.