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About Our Neighborhood

Welcome to Palo Duro Place Apartments, your retreat in Amarillo, TX!

We are located in central Amarillo, right off I-40 and I-27 for easy commuter access. Our convenient location means you are surrounded by the accommodations you need. Downtown Amarillo is just 5 minutes away and Amarillo International Airport is 15 minutes away!

Restaurants & Shopping

Look no further for a variety of shopping, entertainment, services, and dining – The pharmacy, banks, and restaurants are just down the street in nearby shopping centers! Our apartments are conveniently located near a number of restaurants, including Beef Burger Barrel, Bracero’s Mexican Bar & Grill, Dryer’s Bar-B-Que, Schlotzky’s, along with many other options for dining out. We also have four outstanding coffee shops and a number of bars just within a few minutes’ drive from our apartments. We are located within a 10 minute drive of Walmart Supercenter, Albertson’s, Target, Kohl’s, Dollar Tree, Hastings Entertainment, and Home Depot, as well as just 6 minutes away from Westgate Mall for all your retail shopping needs! For unique vintage finds, try Sixth Street Antique Mall less than 5 minutes away!

Entertainment

For the weekends, the location of Palo Duro Place Apartments offers residents plenty of fun ways to spend the day. We are within walking distance of the Amarillo Repertory Theater, offering a variety of productions for children and adults, and are just a quick drive away from many local museums.

Daycare, Preschool & Kindergarten

Palo Duro Apartments is located near a number of childcare and early learning facilities, offering a variety of programs for children of all ages. With so many options nearby, you’re sure to find something that perfectly fits the needs of your child!

Public Schools, Private Schools & Libraries

We are located in the Amarillo Independent School District, zoned to Wills Elementary, Houston Middle School, and Tascosa High School. We are also located near a number of private institutions, such as St. Andrew Episcopal School and San Jacinto Christian Academy, as well as many more private and charter institutions in the surrounding areas.

Colleges, Institutes & Continuing Education

For secondary education, schools in our area include Amarillo College, West Texas A&M University, and Vista College, among many others. We are also excited to be located near a variety of vocational schools, such as two massage institutions and the Exposito School of Hair Design. We are near some of the largest employers in the area, including Tyson Foods, B&W Pantex, Bell Helicopter, Northwest Texas Healthcare System, and Baptist St. Anthony’s Health System.

Parks and Recreation

Palo Duro Place Apartments is also conveniently located near many of Amarillo’s beautiful parks and recreation destinations! Nearby parks include Sam Houston Park and West Lawn Park, and for a stroll among blooming flowers and indigenous Texas greenery, visit the Amarillo Botanical Gardens. Don’t forget to immerse yourself in the natural beauty of our state with a trip to Palo Duro Canyon State Park, “The Grand Canyon of Texas!”. For swimming, sports training, family fun, and general health and fitness, we are only 10 minutes away from Amarillo Town Club, and golfers have many choices in our area, including Amarillo Country Club, Tascosa Country Club, and Comanche Trail Golf Complex.

Dog Parks

For our pet lovers, Palo Duro Place Apartments is surrounded by numerous dog parks, most with dog drinking fountains! Visit John Stiff Memorial Park for 2 acres of off-leash playtime. Southeast Park provides a lush, tree covered atmosphere with fenced-in areas for large and small dogs. For the ultimate adventure with your furry friend, visit Thompson Park, complete with agility equipment and a swimming pond for your pup.

 

 
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