As Austin’s most nature-friendly neighborhood, Barton Hills boasts lush parks, cool pools, and prolific botanic gardens. Although it’s primarily residential, Barton Hills enjoys a music scene all its own as a sprinkling of nearby cafes offers laid-back acoustic alternatives to louder downtown destinations. This trendy neighborhood doesn’t stop at coffee shop bands—Barton Hills helps host Austin City Limits music festival at Zilker Park.See 154 places to stay Save this neighborhood
Ultra-Green and Blissfully Serene In Barton Hills
If you get a chance make sure you get down to Kerbey Lane, the food is great. This is the best neighborhood in Austin!!"
Visited in 2011
The Greenbelt Through Barton Hills
One of Austin's most laid-back and desirable neighborhoods. Barton Hills has rolling hills, joggers, walkers, and friendly neighbors."
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Austin native Mandy Harris started framing picturesque settings when she was just nine. Though she’s enjoyed photographing the Colorado Rocky Mountains and beaches of Mexico, she’s found her greatest joy capturing interior and exterior design. She divides her time between Airbnb and AL Collective, an Austin-based wedding and portrait studio. Thanks to the Neighborhoods Project, Mandy explored her hometown in a new light.