Southwood Apartments

(650) 352-4278

rating star background 4.3
out of 620 reviews

  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday 10:00 AM 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 10:00 AM 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 10:00 AM 5:00 PM
  • Friday 10:00 AM 5:00 PM
  • Saturday 10:00 AM 5:00 PM
  • Sunday Closed

17 people are looking for a roommate at Southwood Apartments.
157 in all of South Bay

Living at Southwood

On a tree-lined street in the birthplace of Silicon Valley, you'll find Palo Alto's Southwood Apartments. Southwood Apartments is conveniently located near major highways, miles of walking trails and local eateries that make your commute easier and time away from home more meaningful. Our newly renovated homes, set back in lushly landscaped grounds overlooking the large swimming pool and hot tub, feature upgraded kitchens with new cabinetry, brand-new flooring and in-home washers and dryers. Experience all that Palo Alto has to offer in convenient, comfortable Southwood Apartments.

Pet Friendly

Pet Friendly

Smoke Free

Smoke Free

Gate Access to Hoover Park

Gate Access to Hoover Park

Community Amenities

Bike Storage
Swimming Pool
Outdoor Grilling Area
Within Palo Alto School District
Off-leash Dog Park in Hoover Park
Reserved Parking
Community Lounge with TV
Hot Tub
Steps from Bus 35
Easy Commute to Stanford University
Package Service with 24-hour Access
Fitness Center
Comcast Gigabit Data Speed Available
Close to Golf Courses, Tennis Courts and Bike Paths

Apartment Amenities

In-home Washer and Dryer
Upgraded Kitchen Features
Brand-new Flooring
Garden and Nature Views
Spacious Closets
Hallway Linen Closet
Ceiling Fan in Dining Room
Hard Surface Flooring
Individually Controlled Heat and AC
Storage Available
Semi-private Balcony

Palo Alto

Southwood Apartments is located in Midtown Palo Alto, close to plenty of local restaurants, shopping and coffee shops, including local favorite Philz Coffee. Although the area is well-known as the birthplace of the Silicon Valley and Facebook's original HQ, it's also the home of Stanford University and highly regarded for its acclaimed Palo Alto School District, the numerous companies and startups that found their place in the tech-savvy town, and the tree-lined residential streets that house many of Palo Alto's incredibly intelligent residents. Come visit our beautiful Silicon Valley hometown and see all the incredible things that make Palo Alto a wonderful place to live!

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$3,543 13 mo

1 Bed / 1 Bath

750 sq.ft. / Floor 2

Available 7/22/2022

The Embarcadero

Ceiling Fan

Eastern Exposure

Mirrored Wall/Closet

Northern Exposure


View - Pool

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2 Bed / 2 Bath

980 sq.ft. / The University

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Meet Our Team

Resident Benefits

Our passion is to provide great lifestyles in places people most want to live, work and play.
A place you can be yourself and retreat from the stress of the day. A welcome home where you can connect with old friends and make new ones. Our resident benefits are designed to make this possible.

Satisfaction Guarantee

Satisfaction Guarantee

We are confident you’ll love your new home - but if you choose to leave in the first 30 days, you will only pay for the days you’ve stayed.

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Transfer Program

Transfer Program

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Renter's Insurance

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