It's not unfair to say that renters living in Mar Vista are spoiled by the sheer plentitude of options at their service. With benefits like grocery stores right in the neighborhood, Mar Vista's accessibility and comfort are major draws for families living here. The apartments for rent in Mar Vista neighbor Venice and Marina Del Rey.
Dining, Drinking and Recreation
We make it easier to carve out your next neighborhood nook with ratings and reviews of apartments online. Home to a host of everyday essentials and specialized shops, the convenience of living in Mar Vista can't be beat. Venice Blvd. and National Blvd. are two particularly busy streets well-suited for those who prefer living in the thick of things. Have a little fun finding your next place in Mar Vista with help from our apartment finder tool.
Mar Vista has restaurants and bars, including La Potranca, an opportune spot for drinks after work. With a few different restaurants in the area, Mar Vista residents can fill their cravings for both pizza and deli snacks. Drink up at Lost & Found or Good Hurt and spend the night sipping on delicious drinks. To add to that, chain and franchise restaurants like Wing Street and Marie Callender's are to be found in the neighborhood.
Stay fit (or get started) at one of Mar Vista's nearby health clubs. Options include Michael George Enterprises and Southern California Aquatic.
For more details regarding fun places to grab a bite or hit up Happy Hour in Mar Vista, take a peek at the Yelp page.
Mar Vista is home to a few different grocery stores, such as First World Foods and Hmckley & Schmitt Bottled Wtr. Mar Vista has one specialty market in the area, V P Discount Health Food. Treat yourself to a taste of the best baked goods in town. Head to Jolly Donuts on Venice Blvd. or try out Westdale Doughnuts, which is located on Sawtelle Blvd. Additionally, the neighborhood is home to a few more universally familiar grocer chain stores, such as Trader Joe's and Vons.
On The Veranda and Power Anime are two of the convenient retail options in Mar Vista. For greater selection and value when shopping, Mar Vista also has department store and factory-outlet options. In Los Angeles Toyota is located on National Blvd.
Neighborhood School Stats
Some of the schools near the apartments in Mar Vista are Windward School, Daniel Webster Middle School and Mar Vista Elementary School. While this school district information should give you a good idea of your children's school options near the apartments for rent, it's imperative you consult with area school district representatives to confirm the exact schools your children are eligible to attend.
A middle school in the Los Angeles Unified district, Daniel Webster Middle School has an excellent student-teacher ratio of nine-to-1.
Five elementary schools, one middle school and two high schools exist in the Culver City Unified district. While the Culver City Unified district student population is less than Los Angeles Unified district, the number of students per instructor is comparable. Los Angeles Unified district has a higher Great Schools score and more blue ribbon schools than the Culver City Unified district.