Fairfax Hills Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
The family-friendly community of Fairfax Hills is located in northern Raleigh, North Carolina, between the I-540 and I-440 Loops. The neighborhood’s convenient location gives residents an easy commute to both downtown and surrounding areas.
The neighborhood of Fairfax Hills is secluded and private, offering residents wooded landscapes and winding streets. Homes were primarily built in the 1980s. Architecture ranges from one-story ranch homes to two-story Victorians.
The community is a retreat from the city, but still offers many convenient features. Schools, lakes, parks, golf courses, shops, and medical care are all conveniently located near Fairfax Hills.
Shelly Lake Park, located just to the west of Fairfax Hills, offers a wide array of outdoor activities. This popular park features a 53-acre lake and over three miles of paved trails. This scenic retreat is a favorite among walkers, joggers, and bikers. Open spaces allow for family picnics, kites, or Frisbees. The lake is excellent for both fishing and boating. An on-site boat house even rents out boats for a small fee. The Sertoma Arts Center is located on the park property as well, offering classes to artists of all skill levels.
North Ridge Center, located just minutes north of Fairfax Hills, offers convenient one-stop shopping to residents. A variety of restaurants are also located in this area.
For golf lovers, members of North Ridge Country Club can enjoy its two 18-hole courses, a 70,000 square foot clubhouse, tennis, a fitness center, and an Olympic-size pool.