The West Lake neighborhood is a modest neighborhood situated near I-20 and Highway 78/278 in northwestern Atlanta. West Lake housing consists of a combination of apartments, condominiums, and single family homes. The neighborhood is close to downtown Atlanta. The Georgia Dome is just a stone’s throw away from the West Lake neighborhood.
Westview Cemetery and Lincoln Cemetery are nearby landmarks. Westview Cemetery is part of the Atlanta Beltline. The Atlanta Beltline aims to provide a corridor of parks and trails that connect the many neighborhoods in Atlanta.
Local parks include Mozley Park, Maddox Park, and Anderson Park. Anderson provides a pet park, tennis courts, a swimming pool, and trails for hiking, biking, and jogging. A Marta ground-level station serves the area near Westview.
Many public and private schools are in the area. Public schools include Perkinson Elementary, Riverside Elementary, Griffin Middle School, Carver Early College High School, West Lake High School, and Druid Hills High School. Private schools in the area are the Bridge School, Imhotep Center of Education, Excell Academy, and Mount Vernon Baptist Academy.
Popular area restaurants are the Social Restaurant, Carnegie’s Downtown Restaurant, Pacific Rim Bistro, Enoteca Carbonari, Baraonda Café Italiano, Rosa Mexicano, Ecco, Eno Restaurant, Silk, and Nan Thai Fine Dining.
Area lodging includes Hampton Inn, Nylo Hotel, Atlanta Hostel, Hotel Concepts LLC, Atlanta Motel, Airway Hotel, and Town and Country Hotel Courts.