The Congaree Vista Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
The Congaree Vista historic district of Columbia, South Carolina, is a great place to live for those who enjoy city life. It is filled with posh hotels, trendy shops, outstanding restaurants, and popular nightspots. The 2008 average house price in the Vista was high; $392,000 compared to $212,000 for the rest of Columbia. However, for those looking for a condo, apartment, or house in the center of urban life, it can be worth every cent, and there are plenty of apartment complexes such as Vista Commons and Claire Tower.
Streets in the area include Assembly Street, Park Street, Calhoun Street, and Pendleton Street. Many of the charming houses are fully renovated and feature hardwood floors, crown molding, modern kitchens, and large porches. Trees line the streets, making the area feel all the cozier. The Vista is conveniently fewer than two miles to the main campus of the University of South Carolina and a 15 minute drive from the Columbia Metropolitan Airport.
The entertainment possibilities in the Vista are endless. Motor Supply Company is one popular dining option. Blue Marlin is an outstanding place for seafood. For those who like the pub scene, Liberty Tap Room is a fun stop for a burger and beer. There are more than 60 options in the Vista district for eating or drinking.
Schools near the Vista include Heathwood Hall Episcopal School, Logan Elementary, and Provost Academy. There are also numerous parks for hiking and walking within the vicinity of the Vista.
For those who want to live in a highly desirable area right in the city, the Vista is the place to be. It is charming and historic but also vibrant and alive.