The original Rob Roy subdivision is an established neighborhood in the heart of West Lake Hills, nestled along a bend on Lake Austin between the lake and Capital of Texas Highway, just north of Bee
Caves Road.Rob Roy offers a peaceful, impeccably maintained environment of elegant custom homes and breathtaking views of Lake Austin and the Hill Country.Safety and privacy are enhanced with a private security patrol of the gated neighborhood.Rob Roy is one of Austin’s largest private residential neighborhoods with vast green belts, mature trees, lush landscaping, and scenic Hill Country views.
The neighborhood is 15 minutes from downtown, 10 minutes from schools and golf courses, and 20 minutes from Lake Travis. Rob Roy also has access to excellent shopping at Barton Creek Square Mall, the Hill Country Galleria and The Village at West Lake Shopping Center.The magnificent Wild Basin Wilderness Park nature preserve, ideal for hiking and biking, is just minutes away on the other side of Capital of Texas Highway.
Beginning in 1982, Rob Roy has experienced several growth cycles, with most of the neighborhood built out by the late 1990s. Homes are situated on estate-sized lots of one acre or more, and reflect a grandeur and attention to detail rivaled by few in Austin. Though homes vary in architectural style from modern to traditional, many are constructed using native stone, helping to blend the homes into the Hill Country landscape.
The neighborhood resides within the highly rated Eanes School District. Elementary students attend the “Exemplary” Bridge Point Elementary school; Middle school students attend the “Exemplary” Hill Country Middle School; and high schoolers attend esteemed Westlake High School, a U.S. Blue Ribbon School. For private school education, Rob Roy lies just south of St. Stephen’s Episcopal School, one of the most celebrated private schools in the state. There are also several highly regarded pre-schools nearby.
For nature enthusiasts, just east of Rob Roy lies the Wild Basin Wilderness Preserve, a 227-acre nature preserve consisting of 2 ½ miles of hiking trails through woodlands, grasslands, and streamside habitats. Runners and cyclists can enjoy the 7.5 miles of private roads within the Roy Roy’s gated neighborhood. Parks nearby include Emma Long Metropolitan Park just off of Lake Austin, the Barton Creek Wilderness Park, Wild Basin Wilderness Park, Barton Creek Greenbelt for hikers and of course the renowned Zilker Park.
As a resident of this community, you will find quick access to an abundance of restaurants such as La Madeleine Country French Cafe, Thistle Café, Maudie’s Milagro, County Line On the Hill, Gumbo's of Westlake, Izumi Sushi, Berryhill Baja Grill and The Grove Wine Bar and Kitchen, just to name a few...
Rob Roy is self-governed as a homeowners association, with a reasonable dues structure, where resident’s property investments are protected by a clear set of CC&Rs.The Association organizes several events for neighbors throughout the year, all done by an active and enthusiastic Social Committee.
Luxurious, beautiful, safe and friendly, Rob Roy is home to nearly 300 families.If you would like to learn more about our neighborhood, please contact us for additional information.