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Life on the water: A look at Lake Austin Spa Resort’s history

Staff Writer
Austin 360
Lake Austin Spa Resort offers a peaceful retreat 30 minutes from downtown Austin. Twenty years ago, two friends began transforming the property into the luxury resort it is today. Contributed by Lake Austin Spa Resort

Lake Austin Spa Resort, a wellness resort located 30 minutes from downtown Austin, continues to receive international acclaim 20 years since it was purchased by two best friends with a transformative vision. But the history of the scenic area along the water goes back further than that and includes families, hunters, nudists and even rodeo clowns.

Read more about Lake Austin Spa Resort and its colorful past at mystatesman.com.