Colonial West Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
The Colonial West neighborhood is adjacent to Highway 277, very near Palmetto Health Richland Memorial Hospital and Healthsouth Rehabilitation Hospital. Well-established, retro houses have perfect walkways and white front porches against small, red brick homes. While many houses in this community have tall, hardwood trees, some have trimmed bushes.
In the surrounding district, the Columbia Canal and Riverfront Park meanders along the Congaree River. Local residents enjoy riding bikes, taking a stroll, or experiencing nature on this river walk. Canal Side is just a short distance away. Homes, retail businesses, and greenways on the river make this area a small urban center. The greenways encourage nature conservation and physical fitness while providing access to small business areas and apartment-style homes.
Midland Shopping Center and Sunset Shopping Center are in the area for the hustle and bustle of consumer activity. Bi-Lo’s Grocery Store is a local favorite for both groceries and pharmaceutical products. Several pharmacies are in this general vicinity. CVS, Rite-Aid, and Walgreen’s are prominent, along with the Kroger grocery store.
Public education is well-represented around the Colonial West community. Elementary schools include Logan, Burton-Pack, Watkins-Nance, and Hyatt Park. Expect to find school zones around this neighborhood. Middle schools are W. A. Perry Middle School and Alcorn Middle School. The local high school is Eau Claire High School. Working parents enjoy the close proximity of St. John Baptist Preschool, the Christ Care Learning Center, and Rainbow Childcare and Kindergarten.
Commuters appreciate Interstates 20 and 77. Travel destinations are made easier with this well-located neighborhood. Colonial West is cozy and quaint, but well-established. Residents who reside in this community like the location, the family spirit, local shopping, and the river walk.