Rooms With A View

9 exceptional homes for sale around Dallas that boast the best views

Museum Tower Penthouse
Photo courtesy of Museum Tower
One Arts Plaza
Photo courtesy of Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty
 $1,375,000 3831 Turtle Creek Boulevard 9B
Photo courtesy of Ebby Halliday
Ritz Carlton
Photo courtesy of Ebby Halliday
Deck at 4224 Briar Creek in Dallas
Photo courtesy of Christy Berry/Briggs Freeman Sotheby's
9250 Meadowbrook Drive
Photo courtesy of Ebby Halliday
811 N Shore Drive
Photo courtesy of Ebby Halliday
5017 Pinehurst Drive
Photo courtesy of Ebby Halliday
3,000 burney, southalke
Photo courtesy of Wynne Moore

Whatever lifestyle you fancy — downtown, secluded neighborhood, lake-side — chances are you appreciate a nice view. Here are nine homes on the market right now with the best views around Dallas-Fort Worth.


1918 N. Olive St.
Museum Tower penthouse shell/9,350 square feet

Architectural interior designer Paul Duesing constructed killer renderings of this 42nd-floor penthouse that is currently a blank canvas.The price includes a $3 million build-out allowance and the option to make use of the 5,600 square feet of space on the building’s rooftop that we think screams for a private pool. The property offers floor-to-ceiling glass walls that result in 360-degree views of Dallas.

1717 Arts Plaza #2002
3 bed/3.5 bath/5,105 square feet

This dramatic downtown residence has views of downtown, Fair Park and the beautiful East Dallas sunrise. The view isn't the only thing that makes this space special, as it also comes with a study, media room, two terraces (one with an outdoor kitchen), access to a private rooftop pool and more. With its massive 11-foot ceilings, it's hard to believe you would ever want anything other than its amazing natural light, but just in case, the property is equipped automatic solar shades.

3831 Turtle Creek Blvd. #9B
2 bed/2.5 bath/2,533 square feet

This prestigious unit at The Warrington allows you to look at downtown, Highland Park and Turtle Creek. Glass walls extend your view beyond the three terraces. The owner is a prestigious local interior designer and totally renovated the unit in 2014 with amenities such as decorative lighting, granite countertops and a custom closet system.

2555 N. Pearl St. #605
1 bed/2 bath/1,458 square feet

Located in the Ritz Carlton Residences in Uptown, this sixth-floor condo has views of Uptown and Victory Park. First-rate finishes include wood, marble and stone floors, marble and granite countertops, and beautiful moldings. Building amenities include valet, concierge, room service, housekeeping, spa, fitness center, resort-style pool and more.

4224 Briar Creek Ln.
4 bed/4 bath/3,550 square feet

Why be forced to decide between the city and suburban life? This charming waterfront oasis in East Dallas sits on a semi-private lake that feeds into White Rock Lake. Best of all, you can be downtown in 10 minutes flat. An 800-square-foot deck allows you to enjoy a leisurely cup of coffee before you drop the kids off at prestigious Lakewood Elementary.

9250 Meadowbrook Dr.
5 bed/6.5 bath/12,470 square feet

This is a 2-plus-acre gated estate in the heart of Old Preston Hollow with stunning creek views that can be enjoyed from multiple rooms. A footbridge extends over the creek to a large grassy area. The property also has two fountains, two waterfalls and a pool with a one-bedroom guest house. 

811 N. Shore Dr.
5 bed/6.1 bath/10,138 square feet

This waterfront home overlooks Lake Lewisville and has six balconies for you to take in the sights. This four-story home with elevator also features a resort-style tiered pool, landscaped gardens and a grassy play area for the kiddos. The home is located in Highland Shores, which offers neighborhood parks, playgrounds, eight lighted tennis courts, three community pools, nature/fitness trails and a community clubhouse.

5017 Pinehurt Dr.
6 bed/6.2 bath/8,325 square feet

Fancy a golf course view? This Stonebriar Country Club stunner in Frisco overlooks two golf course lakes and fountains, the golf course, and a creek. This home features four custom-cast stone fireplaces, four wet bars and three firepits.This is a golfer's dream home, with unobstructed views of holes 9 and 18.

3,000 Burney Ln.
6 bed/8.5 bath/11,509 square feet

This Southlake home is the perfect estate for someone with an affinity for the Texas Hill Country. The 3-acre property looks out at heavily wooded land surrounded by hundreds of acres of nature preserve. The house also has a third-floor observatory with balcony, plus an elevator that goes to all floors. Fun features include a pool, putting green, game room, media room and guest house.