Welcome to Colleyville
The rural-suburban haven with an unbeatable location and a quiet, idyllic lifestyle.
Snug between the urban epicenters of Dallas and Fort Worth, the inviting city of Colleyville radiates with the charm of a bygone era. Colleyville enthralls visitors and residents alike with its authentic, peaceful Texas charm, complete with equestrian estates, traditional and modern architecture, and rich history. It’s rated among the top cities in Texas, with high safety ratings and top-notch schools.
Colleyville was originally known as Bransford and was later renamed for the prominent physician and Union Army veteran Dr. Lilburn Howard Colley. As modern amenities and luxury commercial offerings have sprouted up around the area, Colleyville has retained its small-town feel, appealing to those seeking a peaceful home base away from the bustle.
The residential real estate market in Colleyville caters to the affluent and features stunning luxury homes. In addition to a bevy of gorgeous single-family homes available in architectural styles that can run the gamut from stately Victorian to the modern Mediterranean the city is also packed with palatial, multimillion-dollar estates outfitted in the finest accouterments. Hill Country style manors situated on large plots, private-entrance executive homes nestled in pristine cul-de-sacs there’s no shortage of exquisite options in Colleyville.
What to Love
- Best location next to DFW International Airport
- Prime position between Dallas & Fort Worth
- Large plots and incredible luxury homes
There’s plenty of room to breathe in Colleyville, afforded to residents with estate properties built on large lots and the area’s open landscape. Despite its small population and serene atmosphere, Colleyville keeps its residents within close distance of some of its finest entertainment and commercial corridors.
Dining, Entertainment, & Shopping
Convenience and ease reign in Colleyville thanks to developments like the city’s Town Center
. Here, upscale grocers such as Market Street
keep locals stocked with items for their day-to-day needs. Just a quick jog down Colleyville Boulevard, Whole Foods
serves as an additional source of gourmet ingredients and all-organic goods, making healthy living in Colleyville
While Colleyville itself might not be overflowing with retail options, the city lies within 30 minutes of some of Texas’ finest shopping destinations. Among them, the Southlake Town Center, North Park Mall
, the Galleria Dallas
stands out for its collection of more than 300 retailers, including luxury brands such as Gucci
and Louis Vuitton
What it lacks in retail, Colleyville more than makes up for by way of desirable dining options. Next Bistro
, for instance, is a local gem that pairs classic elegance with a cool, modern vibe and an irresistible menu of seafood, steaks, and other fine dining must-tries. Oriented around locally sourced ingredients and dedicated to serving the freshest cuisine around, Stone House
has perfected the art of elevated comfort foods.
Things to Do
Colleyville is full of places where locals can explore and enjoy the great outdoors, including several local parks and a few nature preserves. The Colleyville Nature Center
contains a sprawling 46 acres of natural refuge within its bounds, in landscapes ranging from tranquil ponds to forested multi-use trails. The preserve also includes a playground for the kids, an outdoor amphitheater, and a fishing pier.
Those with children will also want to visit the Colleyville City Park
, which features amenities such as lighted sports fields and courts, playgrounds, and a fishing pond within its 40-acre span. Prefer to stay indoors? Residents can stay fit by getting a membership at the local LifeTime Gym
— a membership that includes access to LifeTime’s premium spa facilities and tennis club.
Anyone in search of the perfect venue for weddings and special events won’t want to pass up an opportunity to host at Montclair
, the regal and sophisticated hotspot for creating unforgettable occasions. From its French-inspired exterior to its multifunctional and spacious interior, the Montclair is an ideal backdrop for any celebration.
Colleyville is home to a number of excellent schools. Top educational opportunities include:
Colleyville Heritage High School, 9-12, highly rated public high school ranked #3 in Tarrant County
E.A. Young Academy for Gifted and Talented Scholars, K-12, highly rated private school ranked #4 in Tarrant County