Windy Hills Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Windy Hills is part of the larger Woodlawn Park community and is located to the northeast of downtown Louisville, Kentucky. It is a diverse neighborhood with some areas consisting of medium-sized ranch homes, while others contain larger colonial-style homes. Older structures are mixed with the ultra modern. Interstate 264 borders Windy Hills to the east. The median homes value in the year 2000 was around $162K.
Bordering Windy Hills to the northeast is Zachary Taylor Memorial Cemetery, the final resting place of Zachary Taylor, who was President of the U.S. from 1849-1850.
Public schools in the area belong to the Jefferson County Public Schools District. Friends School is a family-cooperative non-profit school for kids from twelve months to fifth grade in a non-competitive atmosphere. Special-needs kids are welcome.
Restaurants in this area are diverse and many are highly rated. Havana Rumble LLC specializes in Cuban cuisine. Del Frisco’s is a top-of-the-line steakhouse with a romantic atmosphere.
The Louisville Slugger Museum and Factory is where the official bat of Major League Baseball is crafted. With notice, the museum can create customized group tours around a specific Major League team. Personalized bats can also be a part of the tour package – again with enough advanced notice.
Louisville is also the home of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs. The Downs is located just to the northwest of Louisville International Airport.
In downtown Louisville is the Hotel Nightclub which combines music, art and fashion with superb service. The music on the dance floor is high-energy soundtrack.