The Townes at Crabtree Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
The Townes at Crabtree is a neighborhood in Raleigh, North Carolina. The neighborhood is located off of Glenwood Avenue near the Crabtree Valley Mall. The Townes is situated in a heavily wooded area that is very scenic and has a substantial amount of canopy cover, making it a peaceful area of town.
One of the biggest draws to the area is the Crabtree Valley Mall, located within a mile of the neighborhood off of Glenwood Avenue. The Crabtree Valley Mall has well over 100 stores providing a wide assortment of products and services. Some of the biggest stores in the mall include Aeropostale, Abercrombie and Fitch, Macy’s, Nine West, Lacoste, Hollister, Sears, Victoria’s Secret, The Lego Store, The Apple Store, and Best Buy, to name a few. The mall is also a popular dining destination with many major sit-down restaurants, as well as a large food court with quick-serve foods.
Farther to the northwest, also off of Glenwood Avenue, is AMF Pleasant Valley Lanes. This popular bowling alley is used throughout the year by area leagues with competitors of many different ages, as well as for tournaments. It is also a popular hangout spot for teenagers and is frequently used for birthday parties.
Area golfers make the trip to the southeast off of Glenwood Avenue to reach the Carolina Country Club. The large country club is well known throughout the area for having fine golf and tennis programs. The golf course at the Carolina Country Club is one of the largest in the area and easily one of the best maintained, providing a quality experience for golfers of all skill levels. The club also has a large tennis program with numerous courts used for training sessions, league play, and even tournaments throughout the year. This club also features a lap swimming pool and a fitness center.