Don't let the fact that Grantville is one of the oldest neighborhoods in San Diego throw you for a loop. Despite its vast history, it is a fun and exciting place to live. Whether you are single and want to have a great nightlife or a young couple raising a family, you will certainly want to check out apartments in Grantville San Diego.
Apartments for rent range anywhere from $1050 to $2,745 depending on the size and number of bedrooms for which you are looking. Most Grantville apartments in San Diego have either one or two bedrooms but there are three-bedroom units available as well. Amenities for all apartments include a dishwasher, air conditioning and a swimming pool. Some apartments also have a clubhouse, fitness center, patio and fireplace.
Two of the busiest streets in Grantville are Mission George Road and Friars Road, and both are filled with ample opportunities for dining and entertainment. The most difficult choice will be trying to decide which place to check out first. Some of the finest ethnic dining in all of San Diego happens right here and includes places like Chiba Japanese, Jade Thai and Mandarin Cuisine, Rubio's Fresh Mexican Grill and Pho Saigon Star. Other popular hangouts include Blue Agave Night Club, JT's Pub and Grill, Til Two Club, Riviera Supper Club and Turquoise Room, Small Bar and Aero Club.
If by chance you're not into all the dining and nightlife the neighborhood has to offer, there are certainly plenty of other things to do. The Grantville Neighborhood Park is a great place to take the kids and has a fun, colorful playground. There are also two large fields that are opened up on the weekends so you can let your dogs loose and let them get some exercise too. Grantville is also home to the Mission Trails Regional Park which is home to breathtaking canyons and hills perfect for hiking, biking or horseback riding. One of the Park's annual events is an Amateur Photo Contest.
If you are looking for pet-friendly apartments in Grantville San Diego, you will have no trouble finding them here. Most apartments allow both cats and dogs. There are also several places for pet services nearby including Banfield Pet Hospital, Friars Road Pet Hospital, Mission George Animal Hospital, Petco, Petsmart and also several groomers and pet-sitting services.
Commuting to and from your apartment in Grantville could not be easier with three commuter rails and three trolleys. The area is also served by the San Diego Metropolitan Transit System (MTS) which is one of the oldest transit systems in southern California. Interstate 8 is also nearby for easy exit and entrance into the city.
Most of the public schools located in Grantville are elementary schools and include Cubberley Elementary, Foster Elementary, Hancock Elementary, Juarez Elementary and Marin Elementary School. There is also Xara Garden School that serves students K-3. Middle schools include Taft Middle School and Lewis Middle School. The closest high schools are Herbert Hoover, Junipero and Patrick Henry High School. There are also opportunities for private education which includes Nazareth School of San Diego for grades K-8 and Excelsior Academy for grades K-12. Another private school, Stein Education Center serves special education students from ages five to 22.