Lake Charlene East Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Lake Charlene East homes are spacious, brick, ranch styles with large and well-tended lawns. The neighborhood is located along Lake Joanne Drive, with access by Long Lake Drive, and in zip code 32506.
This area is close to many facilities associated with the US Navy. It is within walking distance to the Naval Technical Training Center and two Naval Hospitals. Pensacola Naval Complex is about five miles away.
Recreational areas are also close by. Families may appreciate the Myrtle Grove Youth Association Foundation, with year-round activities for children as young as age four. Myrtle Grove has programs in baseball, softball, football, and cheerleading. Children may also enjoy Sam’s Fun and Surf City, an amusement and water park, and Fast Eddie’s, with miniature golf and a racetrack, both within 10 miles.
Pensacola has many fine golf courses, and one is quite close—Osceola Municipal. Private clubs are not far away, including Pensacola Country Club, a premier facility since 1902, with its fitness center, pool, and tennis courts.
Pensacola has several institutions of higher learning. Pensacola Junior College is near the downtown historic district, and Pensacola State College is near the regional airport and Cordova Mall. The University of West Florida is about 15 miles from Lake Charlene East.
The Pensacola area has many state parks of particular scenic, recreational, and historic value and Gulf Islands National Seashore. This is a vast area of protected beaches and waters, and provides seemingly endless recreation. Segments of this park stretch from Fort Walton Beach to the islands off the coast of Mississippi.
The city celebrates its long history year-round with a number of festivals and other events. Highlights include Mardi Gras, the Pensacola JazzFest, Bands on the Beach, and the Gulfcoast Arts Festival.