A Glimpse at Luxury – 12 of our Most Extravagant Homes

Austin is a vibrant city with some of the swankiest and most affluent estates on the market. From massive square footage, waterfront amenities, and extravagant pools, this collection of listings will give you a glimpse of our most luxurious homes in the city.

213 Costa Bella Drive | Listed at $7,350,000 | Kathleen Bucher 

Located in the exclusive gated waterfront community of Costa Bella on the south shore of Lake Travis, this beautiful 7 bedroom, 8 ½ bath home boasts a private bar with copper top and sink, 1,600 bottle wine cellar, and stunning custom kitchen with island, 6 burner range, 2 dishwashers, Subzero fridge and breakfast bar. Extensive wood detailing can be found throughout the two-story study with a staircase leading to the art or music room. The grand outdoor space provides a kitchen, two pools with a slide and waterfall, spa, cabana, sports court and boat dock.

4317 Dunning Lane | Listed at $6,200,000 | Francie Little

Panoramic city and lake views abound in this fabulous estate resting on a hilltop in one of the most sought-after neighborhoods in Westlake. Custom built, this home was thoughtfully planned down to every last detail including state-of-the-art kitchen, theater and game room, and mother-in-law suite with elevator. It’s an entertainer’s dream with 7 living areas, infinity pool with spa, multiple outdoor living areas and wine cellar.

9209 Scenic Bluff | Listed at $5,500,000 | Eric Copper

A wonderful opportunity for land in the Eanes ISD, this exclusive estate is especially suited for a family compound or retreat and offers the ultimate in privacy, proximity and possibility with 26.67 sprawling acres. Located only minutes from Downtown Austin, you can enjoy exceptional convenience and easy access to Barton Creek, Westlake and Lakeway.

211 Bella Riva Drive | Listed at $4,850,000 | Jeannette Spinelli

Overlooking the broad beauty of Lake Travis, this magnificent waterfront estate sits on an extraordinary 2.8 acres. The abundance of natural light combined with the white modern interior rooms creates a peaceful and inviting environment for friends and family. Panoramic sunset views across the negative-edge pool and lawn can be enjoyed from the terrace. At the water’s edge sits a private boat dock with lift and room for 2 jet skis.

98 San Jacinto #1302 | Listed at $3,940,000 | Susan Avant

Penthouse living abounds in this luxury condo located in the prestigious Four Seasons Residences. The versatile and adaptable floor plan boasts three separate spaces ideal for living rooms, with a modern fireplace situated across from a wall of windows in one sitting area. Featuring a true in-law plan, this condo includes two full kitchens with high-end finishes and appliances. Currently, there are 2 bedrooms large enough to accommodate a king size bed but the adaptable floor plan could easily allow for an additional bedroom. Each room features a luxurious ensuite bathroom with walk-in showers, a sauna and large soaking tub. It is easy to enjoy views of Austin and the lake from the three incredible patios. Lastly, a walk-in wine room will not only keep the party going, but is a feature that guests will remember and talk about.

3403 Mount Bonnell | Listed at $3,495,000 | Eric Copper 

This smart and eclectic Art Deco home on prestigious Mount Bonnell provides the ultimate entertaining space in Central Austin. After undergoing an extensive remodel aimed at showcasing the clean architectural lines and expansive views of Lake Austin, this light and airy space provides the perfect canvas for those with a love for art and design. Currently operated as a profitable STR, in addition to a primary residence, this property has become a staple for visiting celebrities and those looking for a spacious and dramatic interior. With soaring ceilings, large open living and expansive wraparound balconies, the home maintains a sense of serenity and privacy. The entry courtyard highlights the home’s playful personality by leading you over the swimming pool and into the grand main entrance space. The Italian-designed gourmet kitchen has been host to several private chef’s dinners in addition to lending itself to easy everyday living. Upon entering the master suite, one is welcomed with views of Lake Austin and the surrounding hill country along with its spa-like Italian marble bathroom, all of which immediately transforms into a cave-like retreat with a push of the button and activating the room’s blackout shades. The home’s large 3 car garage compliments the additional 4-car parking site by the main entry, all of which is easily accessible by the glass enclosed elevator.

600 Tumbleweed Trail | Listed at $3,250,000 | Desmond Milvenan and Ronda Prothro 

If you’ve dreamed of having your own ranch-like property while still being close to the city, this might be the home for you! Located in the Eanes Independent School District and just minutes from the Hill Country Galleria and eateries, serenity meets nature at this gated, 12.95 acre estate that allows horses. The long driveways winds through impeccably maintained grounds with beautiful landscaping and outdoor lighting. Truckloads of stone were brought on site and placed by hand to create a gorgeous water feature and extensive retaining walls. The majority of the cedar trees have been cleared in order to create a focus on the majestic oak trees and natural back acreage that is ready for additions or can be enjoyed as-is. Monthly utility costs will be low with the two water wells, a 30,000-gallon water storage tank and the solar panels that are already on the property. Children will enjoy the sparkling pool, summer kitchen, fire pit and covered patio. The interior of the home was remodeled in 2010 and showcases 5,307 square feet with 6 bedrooms, 5.5 bathrooms, a gourmet kitchen, media room, master suite and so much more. This incredible estate is perfect for those looking for privacy, a business retreat or a place to host family and friends while remaining close to central Austin.

1216 Travis Bluff | Listed at $3,200,000 | Francie Little

Located in a small enclave of homes near the award-winning Barton Creek Lakeside golf course, this waterfront estate is situated on a 2.22-acre scenic bluff with panoramic views of Lake Travis and the surrounding Hill Country from nearly every room. Thoughtfully designed with entertaining in mind, it features a chef’s kitchen with top-of-the-line appliances and finishes, spacious living areas, bedrooms with private en-suite bathrooms, abundant outdoor living spaces and a motorized tram with dock access.

4200 Churchill Downs | Listed at $3,200,000 | Jeannette Spinelli 

Well-presented on one of Austin’s most prominent streets, this 1998 Max Award winning home combines comfortable elegance with quality craftsmanship. Generous room sizes, vaulted ceilings and light-filled interiors create an exceptional floor plan. A lovely foyer leads to 3 livings, 2 dining, a large study and open island chef’s kitchen with extensive built-ins, gas cook top and 3 main level bedrooms. Refreshed interior finishes, wood-framed windows, gorgeous millwork, solid oak and travertine floors are just a few of the many details throughout. Functional family rooms open to a covered terrace, pool and hot tub set on a verdant lot. A large sitting area plus three walk-in closets complete the master suite. Additional beds, baths and recreational rooms make for comfortable guest accommodations. The 25×43 attic space can easily be finished for additional rooms. Owners enjoy the ultimate Westlake lifestyle and close proximity to the Austin Country Club, Lake Austin and Bridgepoint Elementary.

433 Cortona Cove | Listed at $3,195,000 | Jeannette Spinelli 

Enveloped by the verdant roll hill country, this luxurious custom-built estate is situated on over 1 acre and features a flat yard and expansive verandah leading to the infinity edge pool. Soaring killings with exposed beams and large windows allow for an abundance of light. In the elegant kitchen, enjoy double islands, breakfast bar and ample counter space. The casual entertainment area features a bar, wine refrigerator and conversation area. Homeowners will love the master suite that boasts a study and gorgeous city views. The lower level houses a guest suite, additional bedrooms and a media room.

7609 Escala Drive | Listed at $2,995,000 | Kathleen Bucher

This private, gated estate in the sought-after area of the Austin Independent School District sits on nearly 3 acres with beautiful Hill Country views. The luxurious interior features high-end finishes, beamed and vaulted ceilings, gorgeous hardwood and stone flooring, walls of windows, a master wing with sunroom and fireplace, master ensuite bathroom with marble, stone and walk-through shower, wine room, elevator, study, game room, media room and so much more. There is also a separate guest house with kitchen and bath. A pool, swim-up bar, spa, patios and verandas complete the amazing backyard.

101 Bella Cima Drive | Listed at $2,799,000 | Kathleen Bucher 

Exquisite John Fitzpatrick design with gorgeous hill country views showcases a massive main-level master with private retreat and regal office. The spacious living opens to the intimate pool terrace, covered dining, outdoor grill and fireplace, gated grounds, flat yard with room to play, and waterfalls. Visiting family and friends will appreciate the detached guest house with full living quarters, bedroom and kitchen. Enjoy relaxing in the game room, home theater with projection and riser seating, wet bar and 500+ bottle wine cellar.

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