Castle Hills, named "Community of the Year" by the Dallas Homebuilders Association Awards, is a 2,500-acre master-planned golf course community in North Dallas. It is located west of the Dallas North Tollway, near Carrollton and Plano. The community is convenient to many major employers and well-known shopping, recreation and entertainment. Castle Hills Golf Club is home to an 18-hole, Jay Morrish-designed course and club with dining, pro shop, meeting rooms and a teaching academy. Castle Hills features parks, lakes, a hike-and-bike trail and community centers with pools, basketball and tennis courts, fitness rooms and ball fields. A neighborhood shopping center features retail shops and restaurants with outdoor dining. Builders at Castle Hills include American Legend Homes, David Weekley Homes, Darling Homes, Highland Homes, Huntington Homes and several of the Dallas-Fort Worth-area’s best-known custom builders.