Located close to the University of North Florida and the Florida State College South Campus, the neighborhood of Windy Hill Jacksonville has the convenience of I-295 on its eastern perimeter and Beach Boulevard to the north. You will enjoy living in this urban district for abundant shopping and dining options, entertainment and its drive of approximately 20 minutes to the sparkling waters of Jacksonville Beach and the Atlantic Ocean.
You will be able to find a one bedroom apartment starting at a rent of the mid-$700s. Other apartments in Windy Hill Jacksonville begin closer to the $1000 range for a one bedroom. With a rent of $995 to $1600, a two bedroom can be found with a diverse range of amenities. A three bedroom, two bath with all the amenities, including gated access, fitness center, pet grooming room, balcony and pool might run close to a rent of $2300, while a simpler three bedroom apartment might be between $1400 and $1700.
With lots of choices for tasty fare in the neighborhood, you might decide to meet friends at the Seven Bridges Grille and Brewery on Gate Parkway North. Asian cuisine is close by at Pei Wei Asian Diner on Town Center Parkway. Capital Grille, Chipotle Grille and the Tuscan Grille are other choices you can experience with family and friends. Shoppers will be in paradise with the array of shopping centers nearby. St. John's Town Center, Sail Cover Town Center and The Markets at Town Center are all located in the district. Free Yoga classes, 5K runs, Tai Chi and more are part of The Markets at Town Center range of events.
If you and your family are movie-goers, you won't have to leave Windy Hill Jacksonville; the Cinemark Tinseltown offers excitement and thrills on a giant screen. Those who like thought-provoking movies will enjoy its CinéArts films. Moreover, a short drive of less than 15 minutes will bring you into downtown Jacksonville for dining and entertainment. If you love the beach, Jacksonville Beach has art festivals as well as an array of happenings and is the the place to enjoy Florida sun and fun with your family; it is only 20 minutes from your Windy Hill home, with a drive down Beach Boulevard. And golfers in your family will enjoy being close to the Deerwood Country Club to the south.
It is easy to find a pet friendly apartment here. Many of the communities accept both cats and dogs, so bring Fido and Kitty. With one apartment community featuring a pet groom room, your furry friends will be looking great. Take Fido for his exercise at Brackridge Park near Southside Boulevard.
Downtown Jacksonville is only 13 minutes from the neighborhood with a drive on Beach Boulevard and FL-228 East. On the other hand, if you are commuting to the coastal areas, the drive is less than 20 minutes from Windy Hill.
Windy Hill provides its residents with abundant educational choices nearby. Your children will attend schools as part of the Jacksonville Public School District. Windy Hill Elementary, Hogan Spring Glen Elementary, Southside Middle School and Sandlewood High School are among the public school choices. Private and Catholic schools are also nearby. For higher education, Florida State College South Campus is a short drive from home.