You will love living at Aura at Midtown, with access to plenty of dining, entertainment, and shopping opportunities. Mix and mingle at Kobalt or Stacy’s at Melrose, enjoy dinner at The Coronado PHX, then treat yourself to a sweet treat at Mary Coyle Ol’ Fashion Ice Cream. Catch a fair throughout the year at the Maricopa County Fair Grounds or immerse yourself in art at Phoenix Art Museum and Heard Museum. Fill your new closet after a shopping spree at Christown Spectrum, Biltmore Fashion Park, or Uptown Plaza. Head into Downtown Phoenix, just 10 minutes south of home, for even more fun, from a day at the Arizona Science Center to an exciting Diamondbacks game at Chase Field.
Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy the Phoenix area, as well. Spend a lovely afternoon at the Japanese Friendship Garden of Phoenix, complete with an idyllic koi pond. Get out for a game of fetch with fido at Hance Park Dog Park or Steele Indian School Dog Park. Close to home, you can also indulge in beautiful views at Encanto Park. In this large recreation spot, fish, swim, and golf to your heart’s content. Walk the paths or host a fun picnic at Granada Park. Plan a hike at South Mountain Park and Preserve and grab a selfie at Dobbins Lookout. You can also enjoy mountain views at Piestewa Peak Park in the Phoenix Mountains Preserve.
College students—take advantage of our convenient location! We are a 3-minute drive to Phoenix College and about 10 minutes away from ASU’s Downtown Phoenix Campus. Commute in, out, and around the Phoenix area with nearby access to I-17, I-10, AZ 51, and Route 60. Travel for work or fun with ease, we are a brief 15-minute drive to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.