The Ridge at Gainesville

Welcome to the college apartments that feel like a home. Home of the lazy river, The Ridge offers the largest townhome floor plan in Gainesville! Ideally located near Butler Plaza and Celebration Pointe, you'll be nearby countless restaurants, all the best grocery stores, and entertainment options. Plus, the University of Florida campus is only a mile away; just hop on the RTS free with your Gator1 ID!

Choose from unique 4 or 5-bedroom townhomes and enjoy luxury amenities. Step into a modern, spacious getaway with keyless entry, granite countertops, walk-in closets, in-unit laundry, comfy furnishings, and more. Have the complete student lifestyle with the business center and study lounges, plus a 24-hour fitness center. Your friends will want to come visit with the giant resort-themed pool, lazy river, and 13-person hot tub. There's plenty to enjoy with a volleyball court, BBQ grills, and clubhouse with hot coffee waiting for you.

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 Apartment Amenities

  • When you're within walking distance to Butler Plaza, shopping and entertainment with TWO Publix's, Walmart, Trader Joe's, Target, Starbucks, plus popular chain and local eateries, date night and grocery shopping just got better.
  • Make memories with new and old friends at Gainesville's ONLY lazy river with a 25-person hot tub and center island, hammocks, and cabanas where you can lay out.
  • Keep your body healthy on your schedule with a 24-Hour 6,000 square foot fitness center with cardio, on demand fitness center, TRX bands, aerobic, and weight lifting equipment.
  • Poolside is the best place to be on Gator game day with amenities like the 20 ft. outdoor television, cozy firepit, sand volleyball, and giant yard games including Connect Four and Jenga.
  • You and your fur baby are welcome at the Ridge. Go beyond pet friendly with pet cleanup stations conveniently placed throughout the community and spacious off-leash dog park ("Wiggly Field").

 Floor Plan Features

  • Have a space to call your own when each three-story townhome is leased individually by-the-bedroom (ideal for students) and includes a private bathroom, half bath for guests, walk-in closet, and storage room on the ground floor for each roommate.
  • First floor townhome living will make you feel at home with an oversized garage and bonus game room, the perfect space for you and your roommates to spread out and watch movies, study, or play games.
  • Live somewhere you want to show off with high-end finishes including dark wood cabinetry, granite countertops, wood-style flooring throughout all 3100 square feet, brushed nickel light fixtures, and stainless steel appliances.
  • An enormous laundry room with a full size washer and dryer, plus plenty of room for additional storage means laundry day is a breeze and your clothes can stay nice and clean.
  • Make your bills as simple as possible with online rent payments that includes high-speed internet/cable, a full furniture package, and parking. Get the best bang for your buck!
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Apartment Amenities

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Lease Style
  • Individual, By the Bedroom
Roommate Matching
  • Yes
Miles to UF
  • 1
Lease Length By Month
  • 5
  • 10
  • 12
Pet Policy
  • Cats
  • Dogs (call for details)
  • Aquariums
Apartment Furnishing
  • Furnished Common Area
  • Furnished Bedroom
Internet, Cable & Utilities
  • Cable Included
  • Cable Available
  • High Speed Internet Included
  • Trash Removal Included
  • Valet Trash Removal Included
Apartment Features
  • Handicap Access
  • Private Bathroom
  • Wood Floors
  • Ceiling Fan in Bedroom
  • Ceiling Fan in Living Room
  • Patio
  • Loft/Townhome Layout
  • Storage Space
  • Upgraded Countertops
  • Walk-in Closets
  • Smoke Free Buildings
Community Features
  • Elevator
  • Club House
  • Picnic Area
  • Resort-style Pool
  • Pool Cabanas
  • Game Room
  • Controlled Access
  • Business Center
  • Nature View
Public Transportation
  • On Bus Stop
  • Guaranteed Parking Space
  • Private Garages
Sports & Fitness
  • 24-hr Fitness Center
  • Sand Volleyball
  • Hot Tub
  • Microwave
  • W/D Included
  • Central Air Conditioning
  • Dishwasher
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Refrigerator
  • Stainless Steel Appliances
  • Energy Star Appliances
Apartment Extras
  • Resident Activities
  • Coffee Bar
  • Dog Walk
Green Efforts
  • Paper Recycling Available
  • Glass Recycling Available
  • Plastic Recycling Available
  • Low Energy Lighting Used
  • Energy Star Appliances

Archer Road

The Archer Road section of town (south and southwest of the University of Florida campus) is a large expanse that is filled with a variety of Gainesville apartments and just as much food and retail. Locals love this area because it provides easy access to I-75, The University of Florida, and restaurants and retail at Butler Plaza and Celebration Pointe. Live anywhere in this neighborhood, and you'll never be far from the grocery store, new restaurants to try, or your favorite stores.Learn more about Archer Road
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 Apartment Address

3718 SW 24th Avenue
Gainesville, Florida  32607

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Sat - Sun12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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  • 2Bed - Entire Unit
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    • 2BD / 2BA
    • 750 Sq. Ft.
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    • 2BD / 2BA
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Frequently Asked Questions

What floor plans are offered at The Ridge apartments in Gainesville?

The Ridge apartments offer 4- and 5-bedroom Gainesville apartment townhomes. Each bedroom in these unique, three-story townhomes near UF are leased individually and features a private bathroom & walk-in closet. Roommates share a common area and a fully equipped kitchen on the second floor.

Where is The Ridge located in Gainesville, FL?

The Ridge apartments are located off Archer Road on SW 24th Ave. This awesome location is a 10-20 minute bus ride to the University of Florida campus and just minutes from Butler Town Center shopping and dining.

What amenities are offered at Gainesville’s The Ridge apartments?

Not only does The Ridge offer a beach-entry swimming pool with plenty of cabanas and hammocks to relax on, but The Ridge is also home to Gainesville's ONLY lazy river! The Ridge UF residents also enjoy a 24-hour fitness center, exciting outdoor spaces with giant yard games like Jenga, a sand volleyball court, and a spacious off-leash dog park.