20 apartments for rent in Long Lake, Raleigh, NC
Situated in the northwest sector of Raleigh, lies the Long Lake subdivision. The sprawling subdivision features almost 800 homes. Long Lake has been rated one of the best subdivision and is home to some of Raleigh’s most affluent families. Large pristine homes priced from the high $200,000s to low $400,000s line the streets of Long Lake.
Residents enjoy the walkable neighborhood with access to miles of paved sidewalks. The neighborhood enjoys representation by the Long Lake home owner’s association. Amenities within Long Lake include tennis courts, a pool, playground and a spacious clubhouse. Residents also enjoy gorgeous views of the neighborhood’s 25 acre lake.
Downtown Raleigh lies about ten miles southeast of Long Lake. Travel into the city is convenient via Highway 70, which borders Long Lake on the west side. Avoiding Downtown traffic and circling Raleigh’s perimeter is also convenient via I-540, which is minutes north of Long Lake. Residents enjoy the close proximity of city life.
Two other points of interest in West Raleigh and near Long Lake are the booming Research Triangle Park and the Raleigh Durham International Airport. Shopping is also nearby. Two shopping centers are within walking distance of the Long Lake subdivision. Here residents enjoy a variety of restaurants and shops along with grocery stores and more.
The beauty found inside the Long Lake neighborhood extends to the natural beauty of Raleigh parks that surround. The William B. Umstead State Park borders Long Lake on the west side. The almost 6000 acre park is a wonderful oasis hidden from busy city life. Visitors to the park enjoy hiking wooded park trails, renting a canoe for fishing or picnicking with the family.
Wake County schools that Long Lake residents attend are Hilburn Elementary, Leesville Road Middle and Leesville Road High. A noted university, North Carolina State is a short drive south of Long Lake.