Echo Highlands Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Northeast of downtown Birmingham, Alabama is the neighborhood of Echo Highlands. It is a neighborhood of one and two-story homes cut out of a densely-wooded area. There are many “island” cul-de-sacs that take advantage of this feature. The whole southern portion of Echo Highlands is basically undeveloped, and this is where some of these cul-de-sacs exist amidst the trees. The average listing price here is around $118K with many of the unlisted homes being worth much more than that.
Schools near Echo Highlands include Sun Valley Elementary School, Hewitt Trussville Jr. High School and Winewood Christian School.
One of the fine restaurants in the area, The Golden Rule Barbeque features a catering service and has an on-line store. Food can also be ordered on-line.
Hotels nearby are Sheraton Birmingham Hotel, Fairfield Inn and Suites Birmingham Fultondale/I65 and the Redmont Hotel.
Some people prefer the charm of a bed and breakfast over a hotel. Capps Cove Bed and Breakfast is like going back a century in time. Hand-crafted buildings sit amidst shaded grounds and gardens. There’s a meeting house, a small wedding chapel and private guest cabins.
Play golf at Riverchase Country Club, Hoover Country Club, Vestavia Country Club or the Ross Bridge Golf Resort.
The Tree Top Family Adventure offers fun for the whole family. Some of the attractions here include non-stop turning go-carts, miniature golf, “Water Wars” and “Depth Charge.”
Catch a movie at The Edge 12, Regal 16 Birmingham or Carmike the Summit 16.
Some museums in the Birmingham area include McWane Center, Alabama Sports Hall of Fame Museum, Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum, Birmingham Museum of Art and Birmingham Civil Rights Institute.
For nightlife, try Stir Crazy, Marty’s, the Quest Club, or the Blue Monkey.