The Gardens Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
The Gardens is a neighborhood on the south side of Rochester, Minnesota, just over 10 minutes from the downtown area. This conveniently located community is east of South Broadway/U.S. Highway 63 and north of 45th Street Southeast/County Road 101. It is immediately east of County Road 117 Southwest, and south of Main Street Southeast. The zip code for this Olmsted County community is 55904.
This rather small community is largely residential, consisting of just a few streets and several dozen single-family homes. It is a quiet neighborhood surrounded by open green space, which sets a secluded tone; yet, many area conveniences are just a few minutes away.
The nearby highways host a variety of popular retailers and restaurants within a short drive of The Gardens. Residents may also frequent the Shoppes on Maine, an outdoor retail area just southwest of this neighborhood. The Broadway Commons Shopping Center is also nearby, but for major shopping trips, the Apache Mall is the obvious choice, located about five miles to the north.
For outdoor recreation, there are several small parks within a short drive of home, as well, including Gamehaven Reservoir Park, Southern Woods Park, and Willow Creek Reservoir Park. Golfers living in The Gardens may belong to the nearby Willow Creek Country Club. The Oak Summit Golf Course, a public golfing option, is also situated nearby.
The Rochester International Airport is located roughly five miles south of The Gardens, making this a potentially ideal neighborhood for frequent travelers.
For more to see and do, residents are just a short drive from the downtown area, which hosts many shopping, dining, entertainment, and nightlife options, as well as the world-renowned Mayo Clinic.