Chanticleer Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Chanticleer homes range from spacious and luxurious contemporary ranch-styles to two- and three-story villa-like houses, especially along the shore. Lawns are open and carefully tended. Chanticleer is bound by Gulf Beach Highway and the shoreline of Big Lagoon. Chanticleer Drive provides access. The zip code is 32507.
Even a simple walk around the neighborhood leads to spectacular scenery. Big Lagoon State Recreation Area is just south, good for longer hikes and camping. There is a 40-foot observation tower here, providing fine views of the lagoon and The Gulf Islands National Seashore.
Boaters may appreciate the availability of marinas and public launches close by. One is Southwind, on Big Lagoon. Public launches can be found at Big Lagoon State Recreational area or off Innerarity Point Road. Pensacola has several fine yacht clubs, too, including the nearby Lost Key Yacht Club.
Two golf facilities are quite close. Perdido Bay Golf Course was, for a decade, the home of the Pensacola Open. Environmentally friendly Lost Key Golf Club offers several levels of membership. About 10 miles away is the venerable Pensacola Country Club.
While residents may feel they are living in a resort, everyday conveniences are not far. A small retail area is two miles away, with a supermarket, fast-food restaurants, two seafood markets, and other services.
This neighborhood is convenient to Pensacola’s historic sites, many of which can be found at the Pensacola Naval Air Station, about 10 miles away. Other sites include the forts along Pensacola Bay and the Gulf, and the downtown area near the harbor.
Those interested in pursuing higher education goals will be pleased to know that the University of West Florida is about 30 miles away. UWF provides undergraduate and graduate degrees.