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Residents who've lived in many different Gainesville apartment communities are familiar with all the common and popular amenities. While community pools, fitness centers and clubhouses are great perks to rental living, some residents may need that little bit extra for a unique experience in Gainesville apartments. Ever wonder when it would be like to go tubing in your own neighborhood? Are you looking for a community with the perfect party setup? Below you'll find some of the most interesting and distinctive amenities you can find in town.
Lazy River at the Ridge
The Ridge is a luxury student living community that offers high end finishings on cabinetry, enormous laundry rooms, valet trash and a full furniture package. However, the Ridge is also where you'll find Gainesville's FIRST lazy river! You can find this amenity right next to the 200,000 gallon pool and 30 person hot tub. You read that right! For water-loving residents, this package can't be beat. You can find photos of this fantastic setup on the community page, but this would definitely be worth a visit in person.
Virtual Golf at Canopy and the Retreat
Most Florida residents know that the sun and heat can be rough during the hottest months of the year. When you want to stay cool but work on your swing, apartments in Gainesville like Canopy Apartments and the Retreat offer a golf simulator within the clubhouse. This features a large screen with various settings, allowing you to get your practice in before hitting the green. Your friends will be awed at your new skills! These communities also offer other great perks in the clubhouse like flat-screen TVs, private study rooms and convenient computer labs.
Clubhouses with Garage-Style Doors at the Woodlands and West 20
Have plans for stepping up your party game after you move into your new place? Apartments at the Woodlands and West 20 will put you on the fast-path towards this goal with garage-style doors that open up to the pool for the ultimate party. This amenity is a great way to open up the clubhouse and creates a more exciting environment for indoor and outdoor activities. If you're having trouble picturing it, check out photos on the community pages for a better idea of this intriguing setup.
Ground Floor Retail Space at Social 28
While Social 28 is one of the closest communities to campus (28 steps, actually), this location also gives residents easy access to nearby shops just a few moments away, including downtown Gainesville. Ground floor retail space at Social 28 puts residents just across the street from CVS, making it easy to pick up essentials, snacks and much more without to deal with traffic. This community is a great choice for residents who want to spend more time walking and less time in a car. Social 28 allows you to immerse yourself in Gainesville and be close to some of the post popular destinations in the area.