Come home to a neighborhood that truly has it all at Vela Apartments in Santee, CA. Discover a location that’s a short walk from Mission Trails Regional Park, with 60 miles of hiking, mountain biking trails, rock climbing, camping, and the San Diego River. Our Santee apartments provide you with close access to Carlton Oaks Country Club and Resort, schools and colleges such as Grossmont Community College, West Hills High School, and the highly-rated Chet F. Harrit Elementary . You will love being near the many shopping options in the Santee Business District, the Carlton Square Shopping Center, Santee Town Center and Trolly Square featuring a San Diego Trolly light rail station. Our apartments in Santee are near Santee Lakes Recreation Preserve, where you can enjoy 7-picturesque lakes for camping, boating, fishing, and picnics.

Embrace being located less than 1 mile from SR-52, where you will love having close access to the freeway so that you can adventure to La Jolla and explore along the coast. You will also be less than 1.5 miles from the HWY 125 on-ramp, which provides comfortable travels to South Bay, downtown San Diego, San Diego International Airport, San Diego Bay, PETCO Park, the San Diego Zoo, Balboa Park, and beyond! Convenience is waiting for you in our thriving community. Join Vela today.

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