Apartments in Tates Creek -- Chock Full of History and Prestige
Located on Lexington's southeastern side, south of Highway 60, is Tates Creek. This area has a slightly slower pace than nearby Downtown, but it's also one of the most prestigious parts of town!
Here's why you should search for an apartment in Tates Creek:
- You'll have direct access to some of the busiest spots in town
The appropriately-named Tates Creek Road runs from this area all the way north to the University of Kentucky. As it skirts the campus, this road turns into High Street and leads directly into Downtown Lexington. So, if you need to commute to the middle of town every day, it will be easy to do from here.
It will also be easy to get from your Tates Creek apartment to the Richmond Road area. Man O War Boulevard intersects with both Tates Creek Road and Richmond Road, so it will only take you a few minutes to get to all of the great shops, restaurants, and job opportunities that sit a little further to the east.
- You'll be able to shop til you drop
The Fayette Mall will only be a few minutes west of your Tates Creek apartment. Closer to home, you'll find a variety of stores on Tates Creek Road -- especially where it intersects with Man O War Boulevard. In fact, this intersection is home to a Walmart, a Kroger, and a Payless ShoeSource, in addition to a number of other smaller retailers.
- You'll never have to worry about going hungry
One of the best things about living in an apartment is Tates Creek is that you'll be close to many of Lexington's most popular restaurants. And, the variety you find in this area will ensure that your tummy is happy, even if you're a really picky eater!
Like the stores, most of the popular restaurants in this part of town can be found along Tates Creek Road. If you're celebrating a special event, head to Malone's -- a steakhouse that the locals love. Or, if you want a combination of great food and great cocktails, you'll find them both at OBC Kitchen. With its draft beers, pool tables, and couches, Drake's offers a more casual vibe -- but the locals love the food here, too.
- You'll be able to play great golf with an even better view
The Tates Creek Golf Course has been open to the public since 1972. It covers 125 acres in the Gainesway subdivision -- a neighborhood that has played a major role in the history of Thoroughbred racing, and today, is home to some of the most beautiful horse farms in the entire world. So, when you tee off here, you won't just get to enjoy beautiful landscaping around the golf course. You'll also get to see some of horse racing's most majestic views!
When you see a neighborhood for the first time, the most important thing is often the way it looks, like its homes and its setting. Some places look the same, but they only reveal their true character after living in them for a while because they contain a unique mix of occupational or cultural groups. This neighborhood is very unique in some important ways.
Tates Creek is among the best neighborhoods for families in Kentucky. In fact, this neighborhood is more family-friendly than 99.1% of neighborhoods in the entire state of Kentucky. Its combination of top public schools, low crime rates, and owner-occupied single family homes gives this area the look and feel of a "Leave It to Beaver" episode.
Many other families also live here, making it easy to socialize and develop a strong sense of community. In addition, the high number of college-educated parents influences the academic success of the local schools. Overall, you will find all of the amenities a family needs to thrive in the Tates Creek neighborhood. In addition to being an excellent choice for families with school-aged children, this neighborhood is also a very good choice for highly educated executives and urban sophisticates.
Apartments in Area:
1 to 3 BDRM
$540 to $940