Casas Catalinas Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
The Casas Catalinas neighborhood in Tucson is situated north of Orange Grove Road, east of North La Canada Drive, west of North Oracle Road and south of West Ina Road. Located in the Santa Catalina foothills, the community consists of ranch-style homes that run from $200,000 to $300,000 in price. The tawny exteriors of the houses seemingly merge with the gorgeous desert surroundings. Large landscaped yards present a variety of desert plants, including barrel and prickly pear cacti, ocotillo shrubs, and mesquite and ironwood trees.
The community is close to a number of shopping areas, such as the Casas Adobes Plaza and Foothills Mall. The Casas Adobes Plaza, located at 7059 North Oracle Road, or at the southwest corner of Oracle and Ina Roads, is an outdoor shopping center flush with clothing, jewelry and gift boutiques as well as art galleries and eateries.
Locals enjoy such restaurants as the Pei Wei Asian Diner, which serves entrees from Vietnam, Thailand, Japan, China and Korea, as well as The Wildflower Grill, which offers a selection of American contemporary and Asian-type entrees. Diners can select home-cooking specialties as oven-roasted meatloaf with green beans and whipped potatoes, or more exotic Asian dishes.
The Foothills Mall, located at 7401 North La Cholla Boulevard, features outlet retailers such as Aaron Brothers Art and Framing, Bling Bling Wireless, Dress Barn, GameStop, Haggar Clothing Company, and the Nike Factory Store, just to name a few. It’s the premier outlet center in the city of Tucson.
After a day of shopping, residents can relax on their expansive patios and watch the sunset. Casas Catalinas offers the best of Tucson living.