Palisades South Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
With the majestic Catalina Mountains as a backdrop to the east, Palisades South is a scenic neighborhood to live in. It sits just west of Route 77 North Oracle Road. Palisades South shares an eastern border with Palisades Point, and is also close to Catalina Shadows and Catalina Shadows Estates to the north.
Residents loving the great outdoors will fit right in living in Palisades South. Catalina State Park is practically out the back door of this neighborhood, while golfers will revel in being able to enjoy numerous quality courses in the area, such as Oro Valley Country Club, El Conquistador Country Club, or courses at Pusch Ridge or Vistoso Golf Club. Oro Valley Municipal Pool is also nearby and brings welcome relief on hot Arizona summer days.
Those wanting to stay inside will find plenty of shopping venues. The Oro Valley Marketplace is close to Palisades South and has all the big name stores. There is also the S.B. Vistoso Shopping Center a mile away, as well as the Foothills Mall and Sunnyslope Terrace Shopping Center within five miles of the development. There are movie theaters at Foothills 15 and Oracle View within ten miles of Palisades South.
Public Schooling brings several possibilities on each level. For elementary school kids, they could be going to either Painted Sky or Copper Creek Elementary schools. When they move on to the middle school ranks, they go to Richard B. Wilson K-8 School or Catalina Mountain. High school-age students get Canyon Del Oro High or Ironwood Ridge High School. College students only have a six-mile commute to the University or Arizona, or they could attend Pima Community College.
One hospital close to home is Oro Valley Hospital, only a mile from Palisades South.