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Sweetbriar Apartments

1917 Oregon Pike, Lancaster, PA 17601
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1 Bed$940–$1,075
2 Beds$1,015–$1,215

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Floor Plans & Pricing

1 BR
1 Bed1 Bath
$940–$1,075728 sqft
1 BR
1 Bed1 Bath
$940–$1,075728 sqft
2 BR
2 Beds2 Bath
$1,070–$1,2051035 sqft
2 BR
2 Beds2 Bath
$1,080–$1,2151160 sqft
2 BR
2 Beds1 Bath
$1,015–$1,150898 sqft
2 BR
2 Beds1 Bath
$1,015–$1,150898 sqft
Prices, specials, features and availability subject to change.

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Sweetbriar Apartments

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4 Reviews for Sweetbriar Apartments

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It certainly wasn't the worst place I've lived, but it wasn't great. Neighbors are kind of rude, noise was an issue. Shared laundry was an issue with only 1 washer and dryer for 12 units. Apartments themselves, were decent. Hardwood floors were nice, bathrooms were up to date, and all the AC units were new. Kitchen was small, but having gas (included in rent mind you) was a huge bonus. My main gripe came with parking and the administration, which was poor. People would leave cars there for weeks on end that may not have even lived there, and the overall ability of residents to park properly was poor also. The other huge problem was the administration. They were rude, and inconsiderate. They lost many people's rent checks because someone broke into the mailbox outside the office and stole them. We had paid with a money order, so they told us to just 'pay again' and THEN had the audacity to tell us it would be considered late if we didnt. Sorry, if YOU lose a check once I delivered it to your mailbox which got broken into, its not my problem, its yours. We did get a refund eventually, but just that situation left a bad taste. When we ultimately left to get a larger place, every question we asked, got a different answer depending who we asked.


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We appreciate your comments about our apartments and how having the gas included in the rent was very positive, we are sad to see that you had concerns about parking. Additionally, we want to apologize for any inconvenience that was caused to you by the incident with the rent you paid by money order. We appreciate you taking care of this matter and we assure you we are doing everything we can to be sure this does not happen again.
We hope that you are happy in your new home! Thank you for your time at Sweetbriar Apartments.
Tina F., Corporate Marketing Director


Too expensive and small the price


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I have lived at Sweetbriar for almost two years in a 1-bedroom unit for the first year and a 2-bedroom unit for the second year. The location is convenient - within 10 minutes of downtown Lancaster, within 5-10 minutes of restaurants and shopping on Fruitville Pike or at the Park City Mall, and very close to Routes 30 and 222. The monthly rent includes water/sewer/trash and gas heat, so the only utility expense I pay monthly on my own is electric (typically $35/$40 in cold-weather months and $70/$75 in warm-weather months). No central air, only window AC units, which I don't love. Leasing office staff is often not responsive to phone calls or emails (I've heard this from other residents as well), especially if messages are left after office hours. Sometimes I'll get a call back a week later but other times no call back at all. The apartments themselves have a decent size and layout. Some kitchens are renovated (better placement of cabinets & microwave, newer stove, updated countertop & flooring), while other kitchens are not. Make sure to ask about that ahead of time if it matters to you. Cosmetic changes are usually just re-painting and general cleaning between units. However, we had an insect issue in our kitchen several months ago. We pulled out the oven slightly to check behind and found that the wall was covered in grease and not cleaned before we moved in. Hardwood floors look good. Hated having full carpeting - I always found thousand-leggers/silverfish and it seemed like were coming from under the carpet. Haven't had that issue with hardwood. Overall, it's a decent apartment if you want to be conveniently located and save on utilities, but I will not stay a third year due to unresponsive leasing office, some prior insect issues, and personal cosmetic preferences.


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Apartment Features

Air Conditioning
Cable Ready
Ceiling Fan(s)
Gas Range
Hardwood Flooring
New/Renovated Interior
Oversized Closets
Some Paid Utilities

Special Features

Short Term Available

Community Features

Accepts Credit Card Payments
Accepts Electronic Payments
Emergency Maintenance
Extra Storage
Laundry Facility
Public Transportation
Swimming Pool
Controlled Access
On Site Maintenance
On Site Management
Pet Friendly

Additional Features

1 and 2 Bedrooms Apartment Homes
Rent includes HEAT, gas cooking, water, sewer and trash
Wall-To-Wall Carpeting or Hardwood Floors
8-12 Month Lease Terms
Spacious Floor Plans
Cats and Dogs Welcome! (weight & breed restrictions)
Individual Climate Control
Manheim Township School District
Off Street Parking
Convenient Location
Picnic Grove

Pets Policy

  • Call for restricted breeds, 35 pound max weight when full grown, Max. 2 pets per unit. Fees Apply.

Property Details

Sweetbriar Apartments

Sweetbriar Apartments are an amazing value! Our rental rates include HEAT, COOKING GAS, water, sewer, trash removal and use of our pool. One and two bedroom apartments offer spacious rooms, separate dining areas, efficient kitchens, and an abundance of closet space. You can choose beautiful hardwood floors or carpet. There are 24 hour on-site laundry facilities available for your use. A great Manheim Township location with beautiful grounds, playground and picnic area. We are conveniently located on Oregon Pike (Route 272) which is close to Routes 30, 283 and 222 as well as convenience stores, grocery stores, restaurants, shopping malls and entertainment. We are pet friendly and allow cats and dogs (35 lb. weight limit; maximum of 2 pets, pet fees apply). Call us today to schedule your tour!

Lease Terms

8-Month, 9-Month, 10-Month, 11-Month, 12-Month

Flexible lease terms. (additional fees apply)

Office Hours

In response to COVID-19, office hours and walk-in appointments may be limited.

Open until 5:00pm



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