Betton Woods Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Graceful, sprawling homes on spacious heavily wooded lots line the streets of the Betton Woods neighborhood. Close to universities with high achievement ratings, this popular residential community is located in Leon County, Tallahassee, Florida in zip code 32308. Many of the homes in this neighborhood have back yards that yield to natural forest filled with Pines and Oaks.
A 10 minute drive south down County Road 151 brings Betton Woods residents into downtown Tallahassee, with its historical buildings and Canopy Roads. The forest creates natural archways along the five roads that comprise the Canopy Roads, lined with old plantation houses, ornate gardens, parks, lakes, and ancient Native American historical sites.
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University is a 16 minute commute from Betton Woods and is home to the Rattler Football Team which plays college teams from all over the country. One of the more popular football games drawing large crowds, is the game between Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University’s Rattler Team and rival Florida State University’s Seminoles Football Team. Florida State University is 15 minutes away from Betton Woods and has a championship golf course and country club on campus.
Within walking distance of Betton Woods, Harriman Circle Park has a pond where native and migrating wildfowl can be observed. A 30 minute drive takes Betton Woods resident to The Leon Sinks Geological Area of Apalachicola State Park. Nature and hiking trails wind through the area, with a boardwalk that connects sinkholes for easy viewing. The Leon Sinks Geological Area lies on the fringe of the Karst Plains, filled with fascinating underwater caverns teeming with wildlife.
Residents living in the Betton Woods neighborhood enjoy forested shade, roomy living quarters and fast commute times to some of Florida’s finest universities, recreational facilities and historical sites.