Nestled between Lake Travis and Lake Austin, this spacious 7-bedroom, 4.5-bath home is perfect for entertaining with spectacular panoramic views of the largest part of Lake Travis. You can see the water from the living, dining, and great room’s 30-foot high wall of widows, as well as five of the seven bedrooms. Perched on the hills overlooking Lake Travis, the cross breezes are amazing, sunrises are breathtaking and moonrises, enchanting. Once you arrive, you will not want to leave.
The house was specifically designed to accommodate groups. Professionally decorated, the interior has a Tuscan Villa vibe with professionally painted murals throughout. The kitchen is overstocked with everything needed to cook for large parties. There are place settings for 24 and glasses for even more. The Chef’s kitchen is fully equipped for preparing gourmet meals for good-size parties. There is a large dining room table that seats 12.
Your gated front courtyard has a resort-like-feel with a Pergola and cozy sitting area, Koi pond and two waterfalls. (Please feel free to feed the fish!) The fenced back yard has a hot tub and plenty of room for back yard games. The large, stainless steel, gas barbecue grill is perfect for group cookouts. There is over 1,000 square feet of outdoor seating, with a table that seats 14, couches, benches, chairs a swing-for-two and boasts a total of four decks overlooking Lake Travis.
Highland is in a community loaded with amenities. You are minutes away from the Mansfield Dam Community Park with recreation areas, lake swimming, and boat ramp access. You are ideally situated between Lake Austin and Lake Travis and can be in either lake within minutes. There are many Lake Travis access points and public boat ramps are close-by. If you are renting, getting boats for Lake Austin and Lake Travis is easy and fast. Just call in advance and make a reservation at one of the many boat rental businesses that serve these lakes. Jet Skis, pontoon boats, party barges and ski boats with skis are available on either lake.
This property is in a highly sought-after area which is known for being the closest to downtown Austin yet while still being on the Lake. One of the great things about the property is how easy it is to get downtown. You can be in Downtown Austin with a short, 20 to 30-minute drive, depending on traffic and what part of downtown you are heading to. Austin-Bergstrom International Airport is just 30 to 35-minutes away, depending on traffic, and there are shuttles that will take you from the airport right to your front door for a reasonable fare. There are also plenty of car-services that will take you wherever you want to go, whenever you want to go there, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Sleeping accommodations are very comfortable. All our beds are new with high quality mattresses and upgraded linens and pillows. Everything is fresh and clean. Plush cotton towels, shampoo, conditioner and soap are also provided. There is a large flat-screen TV in every room with access to hundreds of Cable channels, free of charge. High-speed Wi-Fi is available throughout the property, inside and out.
In your four full baths, plus one half bath, there are plenty of towels, in addition to shampoo, conditioner, soap and extra touches to make your stay more enjoyable. We try to think of everything, and want you to have a 4-star resort-like experience.
There are 13 separate beds at Highland.
Room 1 – One King bed; sleeps 2 people.
Room 2 – One Queen bed; sleeps 2 people.
Room 3 – One Queen bed and one twin bed; sleeps 3 people.
Room 4 - Two Full beds plus one Twin bed; sleeps 5 people.
Room 5 – One King bed or two Twin XL beds; sleeps 2 people.
Room 6 – One Queen bed; Sleeps 2 people.
Room 7 - Two Full beds plus one Twin bed; sleeps 5 people.
Living Room - One sleeper-sofa; pulls out to a Queen bed; sleeps 2 people.
Shopping is extremely convenient. Just 5 minutes in either direction on Highway 620 there are major supermarkets. Just ten minutes further in either direction are upscale shopping