Highland Hills is a neighborhood on the southeast side of San Antonio. Major nearby roads include Lucian Adams Freeway, Pecan Valley Drive and East Southcross Boulevard. Neighborhood residents can travel throughout the city via car or bus. Driving to the city center is a short 10-minute ride.

McCreless Shopping Center sits on the northwest edge of the neighborhood, and it's full of entertainment options. McCreless Mall has many shopping opportunities and Cinemark McCreless Market plays all the latest box office hits. You'll find a variety of similar shopping centers around the area, as well as plenty of restaurants. 

If you prefer to enjoy the warm San Antonio weather by spending time outside, Highland Hills is the perfect neighborhood in which to do it. Pytel Park is located on the southwest side of the area and features lawn space, a playground, restrooms and paved trails. Salado Creek defines the east border of Highland Hills and makes for a scenic hiking spot.

This family-friendly neighborhood is home to the McCreless Brach of the San Antonio Public Library. It has been renovated a few times, most recently in 2006. Residents of all ages enjoy reading or meeting at the library. Highland Hills also has several schools.