The Seaholm District is a name used to describe the condos, shops, restaurants, and amenities surrounding the former Seaholm Power Plant. This plant, which was constructed in the 50s is now home to one Austin’s most vibrant urban centers that prioritizes neighborhood usability and convenience.
As a master planned urban neighborhood, the Seaholm Condos at 222 West Avenue is a 30 story tower that features 280 residences that anchor the 8 acres of mixed use development between West 3rd, Ceasar Chavez, Walter Seaholm Drive, and Shoal Creek Trail. The area boasts hotels, offices, retail, dining, and plenty of open spaces throughout, all patronized by the residents of the Seaholm Condos.
The condo has a wide range of residences starting at around $300k with unit sizes from 550 – 2300 square feet. Depending on what you’re looking for, you can find residences priced up into the millions. You can view floorplans here. What is most remarkable about the Seaholm Condos are the amount of available amenities that they have directly on site. They include:
- 10th floor skydeck
- Dog park
- Dog washroom
- Business center
- Club room
- Heated pool
- Outdoor patio
- Public grills
- On site concierge
- Trainer-grade gym
- On site bar
Shopping & Dining in the Seaholm District
Designed with convenience in mind, the Seaholm District is home home to amazing shopping and dining options for residents. Notably, you have two of the best grocery store chains in the country within a few blocks. Trader Joe’s, which opened in Seaholm District in September 2017 is located right near the Seaholm Condos. Whole Foods flagship is located about 5 blocks north.
Sticking with our food theme, there are a litany of great restaurants located right in the district. They include:
- ATX Cocina – modern Mexican food with seafood options
- Le Politique – a minimalist French bistro with a sizeable bar
- Boiler 9 Bar + Grill – 4 level wood-fired restaurant that has a rooftop lounge and a basement cocktail bar
- North Italia – upscale Italian specializing in thin crust pizza
- True Food Kitchen – an eco friendly restaurant specializing in healthy food and cocktails
- Flower Child – a boho style health food cafe
Those are just the restaurants that are in the immediate area. You’re also within walking distance to 2nd Street District, 6th Street, 4th Street, and so much more.
In terms of other offerings you’re within walking distance of:
- Google Fiber HQ
- Austin Ballet
- ACL Live at the Moody Theater
- Brand New Austin Central Library Campus
- Ladybird Hike and Bike Trials
- Sand Beach Park
- Galvanize Austin Coworking Space
- Ride Austin Fitness
- Shoal Creek Trail
The location of the Seaholm Condos just can’t be beat. You’re right at the center of everything with amazing views of Lady Bird Lake.
For the Tech Industry
The Seaholm District is also going to be a hub for some of Austin’s hottest and fastest-growing tech companies. The main building at the former Seaholm Power Plant has been converted into a modern office space that prioritizes collaboration and creativity.
Designed by Charlie Rose Architects, the Seaholm Power Plant Offices feature several private office spaces for individual companies anchored by a large space, called Turbine Hall, that will allow for open desk space and collaboration.