Fernleaf Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
The Fernleaf neighborhood in Atlanta is situated around Defoors Ferry Road NW and Marietta Boulevard NW. Surrounding neighborhoods include Westover Plantation and Rockdale. Fernleaf has a growing population.
Surrounded by universities such as Emory, the Georgia Institute of Technology, Georgia State University, Morehouse College, and Morris Brown College, Fernleaf has a distinctive collegiate flavor. The neighborhood offers a nice combination of single family homes and apartments with an active neighborhood association and a garden club. Fernleaf is a pleasant area in which to walk and has a walk score of 43.
The neighborhood schools include Warren T. Jackson Elementary School, Brandon Elementary School, Scott Elementary School, Bolton Academy, Westminster School, and Pace Academy. Fernleaf is a great kid-friendly neighborhood. The neighborhood library is the Perry Holmes Library.
Since Fernleaf is convenient to I-75 and I-285, it is easy to reach the midtown and downtown areas and their many museums, shopping centers, attractions, and other amenities. Additionally, the neighborhood is only five miles to Buckhead and West Atlanta. Fulton County Airport–Brown Field is only minutes away.
Surrounding attractions and landmarks include Cross Creek Golf Club, Crestlawn Cemetery, and Fulton Convention Center. Fernleaf is also close to the Atlanta Falcons and the Georgia Dome.
The Chattahoochee River National Recreation area with its river scenery and habitats is only a short drive away from the Fernleaf neighborhood. It is a great place to hike and partake in water activities.
Neighborhood restaurants include Time After Time Café, Star Café, Nuevo Laredo Cantina, Sensational Wings Too, and Carniceria Ramirez.