If you’re looking for a great place to live in Houston, we highly recommend checking out apartments near Rice University and West University Place. With easy access to beautiful neighborhoods, exceptional schools, and some of Houston’s best attractions, Rice University rentals are popular among people from all walks of life. We love the small-town feel of this location with many attractions well within walking distance — and we bet you’ll love it, too.
Why Rice Village/West University?
If you’re looking for a walkable and thriving community to call home, you’ve found it. On top of being close to one of the nation’s best research universities and the top-notch Texas Medical Center, the Rice Village and West University areas offer access to excellent shopping, dining, and entertainment. The area offers an easy commute to Houston’s major job hubs including downtown Houston, Texas Medical Center, The Galleria, Greenway Plaza, and easy access to all major highways.
The neighborhood’s park system, baseball fields, recreation center, and library give residents plenty of ways to stay mentally and physically active. Whether it’s a visit to the shops and pubs of Rice Village, a day trip to the Houston Zoo, or a game at Rice Stadium, activities abound when you choose an apartment near Rice University.
If you want to nosh on some of the city’s best tacos, plan a stop at Cochinita, or get your Greek on with smoked lamb ribs with orzo at Helen Greek Food and Wine. You can try a Turkish thin-crust pizza at Istanbul Grill and have Lao-style larb at Kin. Whatever your taste, you can tour the culinary world in your own neighborhood at Rice Village and West U.
Rice University Rentals You’ll Love
If you would like to find an apartment near Rice University, give us a call. As Houston natives, we have both local knowledge and professional connections with a range of West and Rice University rentals, which means we can help you find a place you can truly call home. Whether you’re looking for a luxury rental or a student apartment, there are a variety of apartment styles in the Rice University area. We will help find the right apartment for you!
When you call us, we’ll get an idea of your budget and personal preferences and then set out to build your personalized list of apartments to explore. We’ll even schedule your tours to help you save time!