Rolling Acres Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Rolling Acres is a sizable neighborhood that covers a large area approximately nine miles southwest of downtown Mobile, Alabama. The neighborhood is encompassed by Cottage Hill Road to the north, Lloyds Lane to the west, and Knollwood Drive to the east. To the south, Rolling Hills extends to Baypointe Hospital with Girby Road just south of the hospital.
The Rolling Acres neighborhood has a high concentration of beautiful, single-family homes of both single and two-story construction. A large portion of the area has been untouched leaving large trees and natural landscape around the homes. Many of the areas within the neighborhood are tranquil due to the lack of through-traffic. A majority of the streets are dead-ends.
Rolling Acres is situated in the 36693 zip code area of Mobile County. Less than a mile to the north is Cottage Hill Park. This popular destination for residents offers various athletic fields, tennis courts, picnic areas, a playground, and paths for walking. Also less than a mile from Rolling Acres is Laun Park. Located east of the neighborhood, Laun Park is smaller than Cottage Hill Park but also provides athletic fields and courts, picnic areas, a playground, and a wading pool.
Public schools surrounding Rolling Acres include Olive J. Dodge Elementary, Burns Middle, and W.P. Davidson High School. The University of South Alabama is about 3.5 miles north and Spring Hill College is less than five miles to the northeast. The West Regional Library is less than two miles to the north-northeast on Grelot Road.
There is a variety of shopping and dining venues located west of Rolling Acres along Cottage Hill Road which is also County Road 40. Banks, restaurants, clothing stores, pharmacies, and fast-food dining are all available at the intersection area of Cottage Hill Road and Hillcrest Road – only minutes away from Rolling Acres. Less than two miles to the east is Cottage Hill Village Shopping Center or residents can travel a few miles farther northeast to the Bel Air Mall or Springdale Mall.