Amberfield Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Amberfield lies close to Downtown Raleigh, only a few minutes drive Northeast on Southall Road. The neighborhood is large, with plentiful sidewalks and wooded areas that give a sense of seclusion and privacy, while being deceptively close to the busy downtown area.
Within walking distance to Amberfield is Marsh Creek Park. The Community Center at Marsh Creek offers a classroom, computer lab, air conditioned gymnasium, art room and workout room. There are also spaces available for rental. The staff has many programs for the community year-round and caters to all ages. The park area at Marsh Creek offers a skate park, in-line hockey area, two ball fields, walking trails, restrooms, concession area and a new play area that is open and accessible. The park hosts several athletic leagues for all ages year round.
Just to the south of Amberfield on New Bern Avenue lies the Edgewater Place Shopping Center. A grocery store, barber shop, salons, home improvement store, and many restaurants are offered in the conveniently located shopping center. There are also several services offered here, such as tax preparation, dry cleaning and daycare services.
Amberfield offers the best of suburbia with a convenient location. A short drive will bring you to Downtown Raleigh, where the many shops, theatres, museums, eateries, nightclubs and historical monuments offer something for everyone. The close proximity makes the commute downtown and throughout the Research Triangle area much easier on the driver and the car. Students also have the advantage of being close to all of the major universities of the area, while still being able to enjoy the nightlife the Downtown district has to offer.