Neighborhood Information for Park Central, Orlando
Park Central Orlando is a neighborhood located just south of Lake Catherine and a short distance from I-4. Lake Buchanan, as well as an array of smaller lakes, is part of the beauty of the neighborhood. Park Central Orlando apartments will put you close to shopping at Parkway Plaza and an assortment of options for nightlife, dining, entertainment, fabulous shopping. A quick drive to theme parks or golfing and the best of southwestern Orlando are yours when you rent in Park Central Orlando.
Park Central Apartments Orlando
Apartments in Park Central Orlando are slightly more expensive than that national average, with one bedrooms in the $900s or 3 bedroom units for $1400-$1600. It is common for apartments in Orlando to come with luxurious amenities including guard-gated entrances, resort style pools, volleyball courts, lighted tennis courts, and more.
Dining & Entertainment in Park Central Orlando
Walk or drive a short distance to S. John Young Parkway for several fast food restaurants when you need quick eats. You can also enjoy Asian cuisine at the Shanghai Restaurant or Sushi Habatchi Japanese Restaurant. For true Mexican fare, go to Epi El Rey del Mofongo on S. John Young Parkway. Many other restaurants are located on Conroy to the west, before I-4, so you can grab a bite to eat on your way home from work. Enjoy the Chipotle Grill with friends or family, a short drive from home. The Cantina Laredo is the place to go for Mexican food and margaritas.
For high end club-going and a cocktail lounge, explore the nearby Blue Martini Orlando, located at the Mall of Millenia. The mall is also where you will find upscale shopping, including Bloomingdales, movies and a host of diverse restaurants and shops. Your new home will be a minutes away from this exciting Mall.
With friends or family in tow, beach-goers will enjoy the excitement of surfing and swimming at Cocoa Beach, about an hour from home. Theme Parks are just down the road on I-4, and Universal City Walk, with exciting shops, clubs and dining choices is 13 minutes away.
Pet Friendly Park Central Apartments Orlando
An array of pet friendly apartments are available in Park Central Orlando. Fido and kitty will be happy that Petco is located nearby. If you don't yet have a pet and are thinking of adopting a furry friend, the Humane Society of Orlando is right around the corner on Conroy Road. Your apartment will allow it, so you might want to browse for a new pal.
Commuting from Park Central, FL
Your apartment will be just 20 minutes from the Orlando International Airport and will be minutes away from I-4; the Amtrak Station, located in central Orlando, is just 15 minutes from home. Bus routes serve the area as well, and the LYNX system is the transportation system for the city of Orlando.
Park Central Orlando Schools & Education
Served by the Orange County Public School District, nearby schools include Shingle Creek Elementary School, Sadler Elementary and Palmetto Elementary School. Private schools and parochial schools, such as South Orlando Christian Academy and El Cavario Christian Academy, are nearby. For higher education, one of the largest universities in the country, UCF, the University of Central Florida, is about 25 minutes from home and is highly rated and considered one of the less costly good schools in the nation by Forbes Magazine.