Driftwood is a quiet small town surrounded by large ranches. The town of Driftwood consist only few small buildings. You know you are in town only when you need either to attend a Sunday church service or go to the post office for stamps or pick up your mail. Most of the Driftwood homes do not have mail delivery to their homes.
Driftwood is about 30 miles southwest of Austin, 5 miles south of Dripping Springs, 12 miles west of Buda, 15 miles northwest of Kyle, 17 miles northwest of San Marcos and 16 miles northeast of Wimberley. Driftwood has always been a quiet place. It could be too quiet for some but may be just right for many. This is a part of Texas where aimless driving is a recreational activity. The Town of Driftwood never fails to produce feelings of discovery when it first comes into view. If you enjoy and are searching for quiet hill-country living with just a short drive from Austin, Driftwood is the answer for you. With its hideaway reputation, Driftwood is only a short distance from MoPac (Loop 1) and the acclaimed Circle C Golf Ranch.
One of Driftwood´s attractions is the highly acclaimed Salt Lick Bar-B-Que. Salt Lick offers mouth-watering and world renowned Bar-B-Que along with extra portion of Texas size Hill Country hospitality. Top rated attractions in Driftwood Texas also include the Duchman Family Winery, Camp Ben McCulloch and Driftwood Vineyards.
Driftwood was recorded as one of the fastest-growing areas in Texas with several new master planned communities who focus on green buildings. With its open space and acreage living, Driftwood homes has becoming demanding for young professionals who commute to the cities to work while raising their families in the country. Today, Driftwood consists of high-end subdivisions that offer exclusive homes with acreage range from 5 to 20+ acres, such as Lantana, and custom homes on under 1 acre lot for buyer who are interested in low maintenance lifestyle, such as the Woodlands and Rim Rock.
In the Driftwood landscape, there are Onion Creek and Gatlin Creek winding through the valley of Driftwood basin. The hills and the rivers created the famous and scenic route of FM 150 that extends from Kyle on IH-35 and Dripping Springs who claims the gateway to the Hill Country on Route 290. Driftwood is a hideaway waiting to be discovered on its twist and turn country roadways. If you are interested in owning or simply to invest in a piece of Driftwood real estate, now is a good time while the mortgage interest rate is still relatively low and open land remains abundant. With our local knowledge, we look forward to hearing from you with any and all inquiries and look forward to assisting you in your Driftwood real estate needs. Contact us for more information and assistance with Driftwood homes. Search for Driftwood homes for sale using our MLS Search or browse through our Featured Homes.