The hidden community of Westwood is found along Bee Cave Rd heading northwest, alongside Westbrook Dr. This is a fairly priced community within the prestigious suburban Austin town of West Lake Hills.
Life inside of the Austin Westlake community is renown for resort style living. Many people belong to one of a number of country clubs in the area that provide a lot of luxury experiences that range from boat cruises to fine dining. But there are plenty of other activities to keep residents happy in Westwood as well.
Dining opportunities range from casual to upscale. Many people hang out near the lake at a restaurant called the Hula Hut that is known for good happy hour specials, to The Grove Wine Bar that is casual-upscale but still affordable. Residents of Westwood also commonly attend The Hills Health Club that can be found in bicycling distance right on Bee Caves Rd. Further recreational activities come in the form of canoes and kayaks that can be brought to, or rented, around Lake Austin for enjoyable afternoons all year long.
The Eanes Independent School district serves the community, and neighborhoods like Westwood are common locations for families to relocate specifically to attend this school district. Many children in Westwood will attend the Hill Country Middle School that is only 7 or 8 minutes away by car or school bus. The community is also close to Westlake High School that is commonly presented accolades for it's high teaching standards.
Austin itself is a bustling metropolitan center that attracts visitors from across the world. Residents of Westwood can commute to the famous city within 10-15 minutes on a good day, although traffic could impede travel during 'rush hour' congestion. Nonetheless, it's more than possible for families that have relocated to Westwood to attend work in Austin while enjoying the pleasures of the West Wood Hills overlooking the pristine water and Austin city skyline.
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