Wilshire Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
The triangular-shaped neighborhood of Wilshire is northeast of downtown San Antonio, just inside the beltway. It is a pleasant, neat community of small to medium-sized homes laid out in rows from east to west. The Salado Creek Greenway and the Wilshire Terrace Park border the east of Wilshire, and both are great places to bike, hike, or walk dogs in the shade. Listed homes cover a wide range, from 60K up to 250K.
The neighborhood is home to a variety of schools, from public to private and Catholic schools. The School of Science and Technology is a well-known secondary school in the area. There are many popular restaurants nearby, including the highly rated Piatti, Silo Restaurant and Cappy’s Restaurant.
Wilshire is also close to Fort Sam, Houston, a former Army base that is now occupied by the Air Force. Fort Sam is a major employer fr many residents of Wilshire and other San Antonio neighborhoods. The AT&T Center, home of the NBA’s San Antonio Spurs is easily accessible. Hotels in the area include the Best Western Windsor Pointe Hotel and Suites AT&T Center.
Residents of Wilshire can enjoy the many great amusement parks in the San Antonio area, including SeaWorld San Antonio, HemisFair Urban Park, Six Flags Fiesta Texas and Malibu Castle. Residents have access to many great theaters, including the IMAX Rivercenter San Antonio, San Antonio Rose Live and the Sunken Garden Theatre.
Besides the Alamo, which is located downtown just to the east of the San Antonio River, the most famous and well known attraction in San Antonio is the River Walk. The River Walk is a stone-paved walkway that follows the curve of the San Antonio River. The walkway takes you past hotels, museums, restaurants, theaters and various river attractions.