Where are the closest grocery stores?
There is a Kroger grocery store at Towers shopping center (less than 1 mile away at the corner of Brandon Avenue/Colonial Avenue) and a local grocery store (Tinnell’s) within walking distance of the corporate apartments.
Are there any restaurants within walking distance of the apartments?
Yes. The River and Rail restaurant has been recognized as an outstanding restaurant in Virginia and located in the neighborhood. Famous Anthony’s and Fork and the Alley are also popular restaurants within walking distance of the corporate apartments. See links on the About the Area tab on our web site, www.cuminscorporateapartments.com
Do I have wireless internet in my apartment?
Yes. Each apartment has wireless internet and its own wireless router to allow increased protection of information.
What utilities do I need to sign up for?
None. Everything is included in the rent even cable and wireless internet, Blu-Ray, mounted TVs, and Keurig.
Is the greenway nearby?
Yes. Our residents enjoy the beautiful greenway which is walking distance from the apartments. It is frequently used for walking, jogging and biking. You can access the greenway at Rivers Edge Sports Complex as well as other points.
How far away are the hospitals?
Carilion Memorial Hospital and Carilion VT Medical School & Research Center are within walking distance.
Lewis Gale Hospital and VA hospitals are ∞ 15 min. away by car, however easily accessed by using Brandon Avenue.
What activities are available outside in the Roanoke Valley?
Check out www.roanokeoutside.com. The Roanoke Valley has many hiking, biking, fishing and camping opportunities. We also try to update our FB page, Cumins Corporate Apartments of South Roanoke with local events and festivals.
The trolley to downtown and Carilion medical facilities is charming. What is the schedule?
The FREE trolley is available 5 days a week (7am to 7pm). Stops are within 2-3 blocks of most of the apartments.
What size televisions are in the apartments?
There are 40 to 43 inch high definition wall mounted televisions in each apartment. All full size apartments have an additional 32 inch wall mounted television in the bedroom.
What do I need to bring?
Your clothes and groceries. Everything is included in the apartment, even Keurig coffee machine.