The City of Shavano Park offers a unique blend of rural small town character with urban conveniences. Residents enjoy upscale family living in a variety of quiet neighborhood settings ranging from the original established neighborhoods built before the city was incorporated in 1956 to newly built and exclusive gated communities. Shavano Park’s neighborhoods include the Old Shavano Park, Shavano Estates, Shavano Creek, De Zavala Estates, Bentley Manor, Huntington, Willow Wood, and Pond Hill Garden Villas. To learn more about the vast history of Shavano Park click on the digital history archives button on the left hand side or click this link.
Old Shavano Park
Residents consider Old Shavano Park to be comprised of two sections: East and West. The East section dates to before the original founding of the City of Shavano Park in 1956, and provides a rural atmosphere and setting. The neighborhood boasts some of the largest lot sizes of any residential area, with some lots approaching five acres. The spacious lots and quiet neighborhood roads provide the rural small town atmosphere so beloved by Shavano Park residents.
The western section of Old Shavano Park was developed in the 1970s and has a minimum lot size of 0.7 acres. It includes residential neighborhoods north of the Municipal Tract and west of NW Military as well as the homes along Ripple Creek, Pepper Bush and Painted Post south of De Zavala Road.
The Shavano Park Water System serves both sections of Old Shavano Park. All lots have homeowner-owned and maintained septic facilities for sewage.
Shavano Park Estates
Shavano Park Estates is the third oldest community in Shavano Park. The neighborhood has a minimum lot size of one acre and boasts the same quiet streets and exquisite homes amid natural beauty that is the hallmark of Shavano Park living. It was developed in the 1970s and does not have a homeowner’s association. The Shavano Park Water System serves all homes in the Shavano Park Estates. All lots have homeowner owned and maintained septic facilities for sewage.
Located in the southwest corner of the City near the intersection of Lockhill Selma and Huebner Roads, Shavano Creek is a collection of luxury homes with minimum lot sizes of 0.7 acres. The City annexed the existing neighborhood in 2000. The community has its own homeowner’s association and offers a sleepy suburban atmosphere. Shavano Creek receives its water and sewer service from the San Antonio Water System.
De Zavala Estates
De Zavala Estates is a small gated subdivision of eight homes on De Zavala Place Road with its own homeowner’s association. De Zavala Estates was an existing neighborhood annexed by the City in 2000. The quiet De Zavala Estates neighborhood offers a gated entry and secluded quality of life in a suburban setting. Lot sizes range from two to six acres. The neighborhood receives its water service from the San Antonio Water System. All lots have homeowner owned and maintained septic facilities for sewage.
This gated subdivision is located off of Lockhill Selma Road between De Zavala Road and Loop 1604 on the western side of Shavano Park. The City annexed the land in 1999 before Bentley Manor was developed. It is a family friendly neighborhood in a beautiful, tranquil and heavily landscaped enclave.Bentley Manor is comprised of 323 homes located in three distinct but cohesive communities.
The first section is called "The Cottage Estates" and is comprised of zero lot line homes of approximately 2,500 to 3,500 square feet in size.
The second section is called "The Garden Villas" and is also comprised of zero lot line homes of approximately 2,800 to 3,800 square feet in size.
"The Estates" section is comprised of large sized lots of approximately 0.7 acres that contain homes ranging from approximately 4,000 to 9,500 square feet in size.
Bentley Manor’s water and sewer service is provided by San Antonio Water System (SAWS).
Huntington - Explore
Nestled in the northeast corner of Shavano Park, Huntington is a luxurious gated community boasting large acreage homesites. The estate-sized lots are positioned to insure privacy and create a palatial feel for each homesite. The neighborhood is a recent residential development of premier custom-designed homes that will eventually encompass 142 homes. Huntington’s location near Loop 1604 and IH-10 is within minutes of restaurants and destination shopping in The Vineyard, The Rim, The Shops at La Cantera and Stone Oak.
Huntington features a distinctive gated access and clock tower, giving the neighborhood an elegant entrance and a sense of arrival. Huntington’s water and sewer service is provided by San Antonio Water System (SAWS).
Willow Wood offers a suburban living atmosphere surrounded by natural beauty in northern Shavano Park. This gated community is situated on a 49-acre tract of land and has 93 custom-built homes. Located off of NW Military Highway and Loop 1604 commercial areas, Willow Wood is within walking distance of the Shavano Park tennis club, a great amenity for tennis lovers. Willow Wood receives its water and sewer service from the San Antonio Water System.
Pond Hill Garden Villas
The Pond Hill Garden Villas is a master planned development of garden homes on both sides of Pond Hill Road. The Garden Villas provide a secluded luxury lifestyle, and like Willow Wood, it is located near the many amenities, restaurants, and offices on Pond Hill Road. The Garden Villas are also within walking distance of the Shavano Park Tennis Club. Pond Hill Garden Villas receives its water and sewer service from the San Antonio Water System.