Shavano Park, located in Northwest Bexar County, is an enclave of San Antonio and about 12 miles north of the downtown. With its tree-lined streets and quiet neighborhoods, Shavano Park is the perfect place for people looking to escape the hustle and bustle of city life, yet still be close enough to the action. In 2020, Shavano Park ranked # 4 “Best Suburbs to Live in San Antonio Area” by Niche.com.
Shavano Park is like two cities in one. On the east side, there’s a rural, country feel with broad streets and no curbs, and on the west side of Northwest Military Hwy (which runs straight through the city), there are traditional curbed streets and big lots. Some of the most prestigious neighborhoods surround Shavano Park, including Shavano Highlands, Rogers Ranch, Bentley Manor, Inwood, and Woodland Park.
Although the area is known for high housing prices, homes in Shavano Park can start at $290,000 and go upwards to $3 million. Shavano Park has a range of housing, including apartment and condo living, single-family homes, acreage homes, luxury estates, garden homes, and new construction.
The Neighborhoods in Shavano Park
Shavano Park is nestled between several major neighborhoods. You and your family can enjoy upscale living in a safe and quiet community here at Shavano Park.
You can find Shavano Creek in the southwest corner of Shavano Park. It’s near Huebner Roads and Lockhill Selma intersection. This sleepy, suburban environment is home to a collection of luxury homes with a minimum lot size of 0.7 acres.
Old Shavano Park
Old Shavano Park has some of the largest lot sizes of all the residential areas in the city. Some of the properties even have almost five acres of land. Shavano Park residents love this neighborhood because of its small-town feel.
De Zavala Estates
De Zavala Estates is a gated neighborhood where residents can enjoy a private and secluded living. The lot sizes in this community are around two to six acres.
Just like De Zavala Estates, Bentley Manor is a gated community with beautiful and heavily landscaped homes. This neighborhood is divided into three communities, namely The Estates, The Cottage Estates, and The Garden Villas.
Huntington is an upscale, gated community that’s located near Loop 604 and IH-10. This neighborhood is only minutes away from restaurants and shopping centers such as The Vineyard, The Rim, Stone Oak, and The Shops at La Cantera.
Pond Hill Garden Villas
This posh and secluded neighborhood is situated near several amenities, restaurants, and business hubs. It’s also within walking distance of the Shavano Park Tennis Club.
Willow Wood is a gated community that’s only a few miles away from Shavano Park’s amenities. It has around 93 luxury homes in a 49-acre land.
Shavano Park Estates
This neighborhood is the third oldest community in Shavano Park. Just like true Shavano Park living, you’ll enjoy the same serene and quiet streets in this neighborhood. If you choose to live in Shavano Park Estates, do know that they have a minimum lot size of one acre.
Highly Rated Schools
Shavano Park is known for its excellent schools and is part of the highly acclaimed Northside Independent School District. Children living in Shavano Park are zoned to attend some of the highest rated schools in the district, including Patricia Blattman Elementary, Rawlinson Middle School, and Clark Highschool.
In Shavano Park, you can choose from a wide variety of highly rated restaurants, cafes, and bistros. Here are some of the top restaurants to check out when in Shavano Park:
Frederick’s Bistro which boasts incredible, authentic French cuisine and has an amazing wine list and great happy hour.
For authentic Italian cuisine and seafood dishes, head over to Paesanos 1604, Luce Ristorante e Enoteca, or Aldino’s. And for steak lovers, Kirby’s Steakhouse, Silo Elevated Cuisine, Myron’s Steakhouse, and Perry’s Steakhouse & Grille all offering premium cuts of beef.
Shavano Park is surrounded by major shopping centers, such as Pond Hill Retail Center, Huebner Oaks Shopping Center, The Rim, The Shops at La Cantera, The Vineyard, and Stone Oak.
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