Reserve at Lake Travis

Frequently Asked Questions


GPS- Lat: 30.40545 / Lon: -98.00731

How many acres total in the community?

310 acres, with 3.5 miles of waterfront

How many lots are in the development?

108 Custom Homes Sites
22 Alura Pointe Villas
28 Cliffside Cottages
20 Cabins
16 Farmhouse Collection

Tax Rate?


Resort Style Amenities?

Marina- 150 Slip Marina. LCRA rated as number one on the lake for water level changes and slip access via Golf Cart.  Slips from 24’ to 80’ length. From $395 mo to $1,300 mo. for 1-year rental. Concierge services- Member & Non-Member Rental programs. Jet Ski docks available.

Swim Park & Lazy River Pool- Swim up Bar & Club Grille. – Members Only

Cypress Club Lodge- lakeside country club with food & beverage service. Special events monthly for members only.- Members only & private events.

Lighted Tennis Court- Open - Resident Members Only.

Coming Soon- Waterfront Restaurant, Luxury Waterfront Condos, Exercise Facility, & Homeowner Activity Center and much more.

Is it a Gated Community?


What are the monthly HOA Dues?

$145 per month - roads, common areas landscape & maintenance and common area irrigation.

What is a Cypress Club Membership? Am I required to be a member as a resident?

Mandatory membership, for all residents for $179 per month plus $5,000 initiation fee. Non-Resident Members will be a limited number and will require $5,000 initiation fee and $199 per month. Includes: Swim Park, Cypress Club Lodge and all Member Events held. Tennis are for Resident/Tenant Club Members only.

Water & Sewer?

Private septic is required and our water is part of a private water source. No M.U.D. is required.

Are the utilities in place?

Yes, all underground; phone, electric, cable. Pedernales Electric (PEC), AT&T Cable & Internet, Private Potable Water- Coves on Lake Travis, Irrigation- LCRA reclaimed.

Can I build on my lot immediately after close?

Yes, however no mandatory start time.

Can I bring my own builder?

Yes, however an architectural committee review, managed by a third party company, First Service Residential, is required. ACC Guidelines are available. We also have several participating builders already familiar and currently building within our community.

What is the minimum square footage?

2500 heated square feet

What is the current flood level for Lake Travis? Is your property in the flood zone?

Mansfield Dam is 713’. We have some home sites within the flood plain. We will provide all the appropriate information to allow for construction. Required minimum Finished Floor elevation for home sites is 722’. Alura Pointe Villas are grandfathered in at 717’.

What is the mile marker for The Reserve coming from Mansfield Dam mile marker 1?

Reserve Marina 23 Lakeway Marina- 17 Rough Hollow Marina- 19 (with gas) Briar Cliff Marina- 26 (with gas)

Can I have a private dock on a waterfront lot?

Yes - Only a few remain allowing for a private dock.

Can I have a horse on my property?

On 3 acres or more, maximum is 2.

What are the Schools within the area?

Exemplary Lake Travis ISD- West Cypress Hills Elementary and Lake Travis, Middle & Senior High. Additional Private School list, available upon request.

What are the Waterfront Villas?

(SOLD OUT) Alura Point Villas- 22 waterfront vacation homes managed and maintained within a Condominium HOA. 3 Interior design packages are available and custom upgrades are available. Pad Sites are offering two floor plans, ranging from 2437 sq. ft. to 3174 sq. ft. 2-3 story providing 3-4 bedrooms. Current HOA dues are $580 per mo. (including Club membership.)

What are the Cliffside Cottages?

28 single family home cottages within a condo regime, located above the Northern waterfront side of the community. Providing lake front, lake view and non-lake offerings. 3 floor plans ranging from 1718 sq/ft to 2481 sq/ft. Exterior courtyards and  landscape maintained by the HOA.  Current HOA dues are $580 per mo. (including Club Membership.)

What are the Cabins?

These are Luxury cabins, providing overnight lodging for residents, members and their guests. 20 cabins (1 & 2 bedrooms) with kitchenette, outdoor showers, outdoor kitchen and Zen like gardens and decking. Turnkey rental managment company manages the rental of these cabins should you wish to put them in the rental pool. Great investment opportunity!

What are the Farmhouses?

These are an enclave of 16 Farmhouse style homes in the heart of RLT. Built to the highest "green" standards with 4 different floorplans ranging from 1531 sq/ft to 2874 sq/ft. Current HOA dues are $490 (Excluding club membership.)