College Hills Woodlands Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
College Hills Woodlands is a residential area of College Station that sits just to the northeast of Texas A&M University. Named because of its proximity to the large university, College Hills Woodlands is an ideal place for a student to live. Houses in the area are modest and prairie style in architecture.
Though temporary housing options are few directly within the College Hills Woodlands area, just outside the community are several apartment complexes. To the east, Briarwood is affordable and has a pool as well as several floor plans to choose from. To the southwest, Eastgate Apartments sit on the border of the university campus, within easy walking distance of classes.
Ashburn Avenue acts as the southwestern border of the College Hills Woodlands neighborhood, which is located in the 77840 zip code. The road intersects with the northwestern boundary, Lincoln Avenue East. Gilchrist Avenue is the southeastern border, and its continuing parallel continues so the northeastern border encompasses Sanctuary Court to Rose Circle.
Farm to Market Road 60, to the northwest, is spattered with commercial establishments. Several hotels line the street. Visitors can choose from Econo Lodge, Residence Inn and Suites, or the Hilton, which is connected to the Hilton College Station Conference Center. Restaurants in this area range from coffee bistros like It’s A Grind to sit-down restaurants like Red Lobster. College favorites like Buffalo Wild Wings are plentiful.
To the east of College Hills Woodlands, Post Oak Mall is packed with commercial establishments including Toys R Us, Dillard’s and The Puppy Store. There are dozens of restaurants from Shiraz Shish Kabob to Gumby’s Pizza and Souper Salads. Shopping opportunities also include specialty stores offering household needs such as furniture and bedding, video rentals stores, and bakery items.