The National Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
The National neighborhood is new and definitely upscale with Santa Fe and Contemporary style homes. Walk along the quiet streets and enjoy the view of the Santa Catalina Mountains. The neighborhood is bound by North Shannon Road and North Cam Del Fierra. It can only be accessed by West Hardy Road in zip code 85742.
National is well-situated to take advantage of the numerous recreation sites and facilities that Tucson is known for. A local favorite is “A” Mountain, also known as Sentinel Park, which is a great place to hike for a panoramic view of the city. Oro Valley Municipal Pool is less than five miles away. Tucson National Golf Course is almost within walking distance from The National neighborhood. Crooked Tree Golf Course, a Golf Digest’s “Best Places to Play,” is at the intersection of North Thornydale Road and West Hardy Road.
Tucson is, of course, an historic city and many sites around town provide a glimpse into that colorful past. The Historic Walking Tours are a popular way to get an overview and a favorite tour stop is the El Tiradito, also known as the Wishing Shrine. It is on the National Register of Historic Places.
Living in the north part of the city gives residents the best access to some of the city’s newest and most exciting retail districts. The closest is Foothills Mall on North La Cholla Boulevard, less than five miles away. There is a Saks here as well as a cinemaplex and plenty of restaurants.
With its great climate Tucson has a year-round and varied festival schedule. La Fiesta de los Vaqueros Rodeo is an eight-day celebration with competitive rodeo, Mexican dancing, floats, and bands. The Tucson Winter Chamber Music Festival is a week-long music festival that will delight classical music lovers.