20 apartments for rent in Fairway Acres, Atlanta, GA
Fairway Acres is a mid-sized neighborhood about 20 minutes southwest of downtown Atlanta. Located in the 30331 zip code in Fulton County, Fairway Acres is south of Campbelton Road SW and west of County Line Road SW. The residential community lies to the north of Cowart Lake.
Atlanta is home to more than 50 public parks. Fairway Acres is within walking distance of one, the Tuscan Trail Park. This small city park has a playground area and a community pool.
Both Deerwood Park and Ben Hill Park are about three miles by car from Fairway Acres. Ben Hill Park has a large multi-purpose field, two tennis courts, and a covered basketball court. This 13-acre park also has a recreation center, which offers various programs.
Fairrway Acres residents who are outdoor enthusiasts can also enjoy the activities available at the Sweetwater Creek State Park. Less than 15 miles from Fairway Acres, it is a popular site for geocaching. Hikers can explore miles of trails, including the Red trail, which runs along a scenic stream taking visitors to the ruins of a historic Civil War textile mill. Fishing and canoeing are available in the reservoir. The park’s visitor center boasts the distinction of being the most environmentally responsible building in Georgia.
Fairway Acres is centrally located to shopping, dining, and other recreational activity. The community is close to the Ben Hill Plaza Shopping Center and the Camp Creek Marketplace. The Greenbriar Mall, located just south of the Westgate Shopping Center, is only 10 minutes from the neighborhood. Also nearby are the Wolf Creek Shooting Complex and the Lakeside Country Club, which has a public golf course.
Bus routes run along County Line Road SW, within walking distance of Fairway Acres. In addition, the neighborhood is minutes from Interstate 285 for quick travel into downtown Atlanta.