The neighborhood near South Meadow in Ames, Iowa

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Located in the heart of Ames, Iowa, and ideally situated near Iowa State University, our pet-friendly community puts you within walking distance of five grocery stores, including ALDI and Hy-Vee, retail shops like Target and Walmart, and delicious dining establishments like Texas Roadhouse and Chipotle. If you have a study session at the library or a class to teach at Iowa State, step outside your front door and hop on the CyRide No. 3 Blue bus or ride your bike a short 2 miles to campus. At South Meadow, you can experience campus life in a relaxing suburban setting close to everything in Ames.

Something For Everyone

Group of residents working outside together near South Meadow in Ames, Iowa.


  • Iowa State University
  • Des Moines Area Community College
  • Ames High School
  • Ames Middle School

Food & Drink

  • Chipotle
  • Panera Bread
  • Chick-fil-A
  • Texas Roadhouse

Shops & Grocers

  • Hy-Vee
  • ALDI
  • Target
  • Walmart

Recreation & Entertainment

  • Cinemark Movies 12
  • Squaw Creek Park
  • Ames Dog Park
  • Reiman Gardens-Iowa State University

Right Where You Want to Be

Head up the street and start your day with a pastry and seasonal latte from Panera Bread. Take your pup to the Ames Dog Park for some off-leash playtime – it’s just down the street from your new home. When you’re ready for lunch, Chipotle is next door to our prime location, so it’s easy to pick up a burrito or bowl on your way back home. For the next big game, plan to watch the Cyclones on the big screen with friends over wings and veggies at Buffalo Wild Wings. Grab groceries at ALDI before you meal prep for the week in your fully equipped kitchen. End the night watching the latest blockbuster at Cinemark Movies 12 or treating yourself to some classic barbecue at Hickory Park.

We love our location near Campustown, and we know you will, too. Call our onsite management team today to schedule your personalized tour of our one, two, and three bedroom apartments for rent.

Residents having a BBQ near South Meadow in Ames, Iowa.