Granada Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Built in the 1950s, Granada’s ranch-style houses are well-maintained and retain their mid-century charm. The small neighborhood is in zip code 32503 in southeast Pensacola, and most houses are along Escalona Avenue and Tunis Drive. The neighborhood of South Granada encompasses several streets south of the neighborhood. Downtown Pensacola is a five-minute drive.
Residents can walk to several neighborhood parks. These include H.K. Matthews Park, which has a playground and basketball courts, and Lamancha Square, which is the site of walking trails and play equipment. O.J. Semmes Elementary school is two blocks away, and several Christian schools are less than two miles from Granada. The Pensacola Private School of Liberal Arts, a small school founded in 1969, offers a unique style of teaching and is about a mile away. Pensacola Christian Academy, a well-known K-12 private Christian school, and Pensacola Christian College are both a 10-minute drive from the community.
Residents can drive to Cordova Mall, Pensacola’s largest indoor shopping center, in minutes. The mall is surrounded by the Pensacola Regional Airport, Sacred Heart Heath System hospital, and Pensacola State College. Several small, local grocery stores are within walking distance, and a large chain grocer is less than two miles away.
Granada is about 30 minutes north of Pensacola’s white sand beaches, which are known as some of the most beautiful on Florida’s Gulf Coast. Gulf Islands National Seashore park has spots to picnic on the shore and hike. Golfers can choose from several nearby courses, such as the Osceola Municipal Golf Course.