Near the southwestern edge of the University of Florida campus, Southern Pines Apartments offers 1-bedroom apartments in a quiet area in Gainesville, Florida.
Southern Pines Apartments are perfect for the student who prefers to live alone and away from the University of Florida campus hustle and bustle. Close to the southwestern edge of campus, residences studying the sciences will love being able to take public transportation to their classes. The 20 bus route which stops near the community, will take residents to the Department of Microbiology and Cell Science in just over 30 minutes, and staying on the 20 bus a few minutes longer will take residents to the Horticultural Sciences Department. Active residents can also get their daily workout in at the Southwest Recreation Center on campus by taking the 20 bus for 29 minutes.
With plenty of options for entertainment nearby, weekends are never boring for residents of Southern Pines Apartments. The Florida Museum of Natural History is 28 minutes away on the 20 bus and is perfect for those who enjoy taking in exhibits or for those who want to experience the butterfly rainforest. For those who enjoy art, the Harn Museum of Art features a wide range of art exhibits and is next door to the Museum of Natural History.
Outdoor enthusiasts have several parks near them to ensure they get their outdoor fix. Residents can walk 5 minutes and arrive at Forest Park which features recreation fields, a picnic area and an off-leash area for dogs. Those who want to walk trails and enjoy natural scenery can take the 20 bus for 31 minutes to get to the Split Rock Conservation Area which is full of trails throughout a diverse range of landscapes.
When residents get hungry from all their coursework, they can walk to Wingstop. It is a 4-minute walk from Southern Pines Apartments. If wings do not sound appealing, residents can take the 33 bus and get to additional dining options. 19 minutes on 33 bus will take residents to Olive Garden for some Italian comfort food, or residents can go to Longhorn Steakhouse for something a bit more hearty.
As a community of 1-bedroom units, Southern Pines Apartments is perfect for the resident who desires a quiet space. Each unit has high-speed internet access, and the community offers a laundry facility for residents’ convenience. The community is also pet-friendly, ensuring that furry friends are welcome to join residents in their new home.