Featured Neighborhood: Great Hills
Published on: September 14, 2020
10506 Floral Park Dr

In Northwest Austin, the community of Great Hills is known as a beautiful neighborhood with quiet, tree-lined streets, rolling hills, and a range of inviting properties. Situated just off Highway 183 and Loop 360, Great Hills is just 20 minutes from downtown Austin. It’s also surrounded by some of the best shopping, dining and recreation in Austin.

Originally developed in the 1970s, Great Hills has become a coveted neighborhood. Nestled between Highway 183 and Loop 360, the community is home to hilly, tree-filled terrain, scenic views, and a wide variety of homes including condos, townhomes and single-family homes.

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The community also has access to some of the best schools in the city, with kids either attending Austin Independent School District or Round Rock Independent School District. AISD students have access to Anderson High School. RRISD students can attend the nationally ranked Westwood High School. Residents contend with bad rush-hour traffic on MoPac and Highway 183. However, they can find peace in their community that’s shielded by lush greenery and an abundance of large, mature trees.

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Several parks are within the community. Great Hills Park covers more than 80 acres and includes a 1.7-mile hiking trail, a playscape and covered pavilion, picnic tables, exercise equipment, and more. A short drive away, residents can access the 48-acre Bull Creek District Park. The park features limestone boulders, natural springs, and waterfalls. Bull Creek District Park is popular with dog owners and their fur-babies. There are also a large multipurpose field, a barbecue pit, a picnic table, 12 volleyball courts, and a fishing pier.

Participating in sports is easy in the Great Hills community. The Great Hills Country Club is a members-owned club that is home to a challenging 18-hole course. Members can also enjoy tennis on one of eight courts, the junior Olympic-size pool and a fitness center. After a rigorous workout, residents can also dine on delicious cuisine at the clubhouse.

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