The city of Bee Cave is located in Travis County about 12 miles west of Austin and has a population of almost 4,000. The name originates from a group of early settlers who happened upon a cave of bees many years ago.
A quiet and delightful city about 12 miles west of Austin, Bee Cave is nestled in its own community with a small town feel, still close to all the exciting action of Austin. Jump onto TX-71, merge on Mopac Expy and in just 30 minutes you will find yourself in the heart of downtown. Enjoy unique shops on South Congress, outdoor concerts at Zilker Park and the nightlife of 6th street, all located less then half an hour from your doorstep. This small yet rapidly growing community provides a chance to live in the beautiful scenic hill country of Texas with an easy drive to both Lake Travis and the city of Austin.