Sahara Palms Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Casas Adobes borders the Catalina Foothills area of Tucson, Arizona, offering supreme views of the Santa Catalina Mountains and surrounding natural areas. Within Casas Adobes is the neighborhood of Sahara Palms. South of West Orange Grove Road and east of North La Canada Drive, this neighborhood is surrounded by other residential communities including Panorama Ridge Estates, Panorama Heights, Barcelona Manor Condominiums and Sunset Ridge. The zip code for this Pima County community is 85704.
Sahara Palms is mostly residential, offering single-family homes and apartment dwellings, including the Mission Palms Apartments. Nearby North Oracle Road offers a scattering of commercial options, including a post office, TJ Maxx, Bed Bath & Beyond and a saloon. A long list of lodging options can also be found along this area roadway.
The mountains and surrounding parkland provide a scenic backdrop for life in Sahara Palms, but there is more to this neighborhood than just cacti, mountain peaks and wildlife. A major area medical facility, Northwest Medical Center, is situated less than a mile to the west, off of West Orange Grove Road. A rehab center and behavioral health facility can also be found adjacent to the medical center.
A few miles to the south of Sahara Palms, via State Highway 77, is one of the area’s prime retail areas. Here you’ll find the Tucson Mall, which offers more than 200 specialty stores anchored by four well-known department stores, as well as the Oracle Ridge Plaza Shopping Center and the smaller Northmall Centre. A movie theater, Oracle View, can also be found here, as well as another reputable health care facility, the Tucson Heart Hospital.