Amenities Merrilee Terrace has remodeled, spacious apartments with lots of closet space, balconies, modern appliances, and double-paned windows. On-site managers ensure a clean, safe, and well-maintained living experience for all residents. All apartments have assigned (covered) parking; The property has 24-laundry facilities, secure bike rooms, and a swimming pool situated in a quiet courtyard.
Convenience Residents of Merrilee Terrace are an easy, 20-minute bike ride to White Plaza on Stanford campus, following quiet streets and city bike paths. Likewise, local elementary, middle, and high schools are within easy walking or biking distance, as are a broad array of restaurants, shops, and services. We are adjacent to a city park (Ventura), with basketball courts, children's playground, and community gardens, and a short distance from other city parks. Our property is one mile from the California Avenue CalTrain station and shopping district, and an equal distance from the San Antonio shopping center. Being a block off El Camino Real puts us midway between Interstate 280 and Hwy 101, with easy access to both.
Education Schools in the Palo Alto Unified School District consistently rank among the highest in California, and the nation. Merrilee Terrace residents are assigned to Henry M. Gunn Senior High School, Fletcher Middle School, and Barron Park and Juana Briones Elementary schools. Merrilee Terrace is also easy walking distance to Keys Middle School (5-8). Nearby Foothill College is a jewel in the state's Community College system, and Stanford—truly a world-class university—is a short distance down El Camino Real.