Bell Acres Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
The Bell Acres neighborhood sits in the Pensacola metropolitan area of Escambia County, Florida. Affordable apartment rentals and family residences line the neighborhood, which also lies close to shopping centers, beaches and popular Pensacola attractions such as the National Museum of Naval Aviation and Pensacola Museum of Art.
Homes sit on landscaped grounds that feature a variety of Florida trees as well as diverse species from northern parts of the US. Canopies of beech, elm, and cottonwood mingle with native Florida plants such as cabbage palm and saw palmetto. The trees are home to a number of species of indigenous and visiting birds, including cardinals, blue grosbeaks and mockingbirds. Indeed, bird watching is a popular activity in Pensacola, as more than 250 types of birds visit the region annually.
The neighborhood is marked by Massachusetts Avenue on the north, North Pace Boulevard on the east, West Fairfield Drive on the south, and County Road 453 on the west. Interstate 110 runs adjacent to the neighborhood on the east. Golfers often frequent the Osceola Municipal Golf Course to the southwest, or the Marcus Pointe Golf Course to the northwest.
Because the neighborhood offers easy access to beaches, locals enjoy diving, snorkeling, fishing, boating and Jet Skiing. In addition, a myriad of shopping centers are close by including the Highland Terrace Shopping Center, which is in walking distance of Bell Acres. The Barnes Shopping Center and Fairfield Village Shopping Center can both be easily reached off the interstate.
Locals like to drop in at a number of eateries from time to time, including the Global Grill and McGuire’s Irish Pub and Brewery.