The Flamingo Apartments

5500 South Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60637
  • Studio - 2 Beds
  • 1 Bath
  • Apartment
Last updated 14 Oct 2019 Verified Listing
Studio Floor Plan S1
  • Studio
  • 1 Bath
  • 340 Sq.Ft.
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Studio Floor Plan S1
Studio Floor Plan S2
  • Studio
  • 1 Bath
  • 445 Sq.Ft.
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Studio Floor Plan S2
1 Available Now
Studio Floor Plan S4
  • Studio
  • 1 Bath
  • 350 Sq.Ft.
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Studio Floor Plan S4
Studio Floor Plan S5
  • Studio
  • 1 Bath
  • 280 Sq.Ft.
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Studio Floor Plan S5
1 Bedroom Floor Plan A1
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
  • 420 Sq.Ft.
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1 Bedroom Floor Plan A1
2 Available Now
1 Bedroom Floor Plan A105
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
  •   Sq.Ft.
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1 Bedroom Floor Plan A105
1 Bedroom Floor Plan A2
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
  • 460 Sq.Ft.
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1 Bedroom Floor Plan A2
1 Bedroom Floor Plan A3
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
  • 500 Sq.Ft.
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1 Bedroom Floor Plan A3
1 Bedroom Floor Plan A4
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
  • 535 Sq.Ft.
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1 Bedroom Floor Plan A4
2 Available Now
1 Bedroom Floor Plan A5
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
  • 580 Sq.Ft.
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1 Bedroom Floor Plan A5
3 Available Now
1 Bedroom Floor Plan A6
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
  • 585 Sq.Ft.
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1 Bedroom Floor Plan A6
1 Available Now
1 Bedroom Floor Plan A7
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
  • 865 Sq.Ft.
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1 Bedroom Floor Plan A7
1 Bedroom Floor Plan A8
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
  • 900 Sq.Ft.
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1 Bedroom Floor Plan A8
1 Bedroom Floor Plan A9
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
  • 825 Sq.Ft.
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1 Bedroom Floor Plan A9
1 Bedroom Floor Plan A10
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
  • 535 Sq.Ft.
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1 Bedroom Floor Plan A10
1 Available Now
2 Bedroom Floor Plan B1
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Bath
  • 650 Sq.Ft.
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2 Bedroom Floor Plan B1
1 Available Now
2 Bedroom Floor Plan B2
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Bath
  • 825 Sq.Ft.
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2 Bedroom Floor Plan B2
2 Available Now
2 Bedroom Floor Plan B3
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Bath
  • 515 Sq.Ft.
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2 Bedroom Floor Plan B3
2 Bedroom Floor Plan B4
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Bath
  • 865 Sq.Ft.
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2 Bedroom Floor Plan B4
Application fee: $50. Other fees may apply, please contact property for details.

Apartment Amenities

  • Cable Ready
  • Plush Carpeting
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Lake and City Views
  • Window Treatments
  • Designer Paint Finishes
  • Enormous Walk-In Closets
  • Crown molding
  • Formal dining rooms
  • Dishwasher
  • Furnished
  • Gas Range
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Refrigerator

Community Amenities

  • High-Speed Internet Access
  • 24-Hour Laundry Center
  • On-Site Management
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • On-Site Restaurant and Bar
  • Steps to Beach and Lake
  • Walk to Transportation, Shopping, Restaurants and Entertainment
  • 24-hour, 7-day package pick-up lockers
  • No security deposit
  • Bicycle storage room
  • Easy access to public transportation
  • Outdoor garden and picnic area with gas grills
  • Steps to Burnham Park, the lake and beach
  • Steps to shopping, restaurants and nightlife
  • Walk to the University of Chicago
  • Business Center
  • Controlled Access/Gated
  • Door Attendant
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Center
  • Free Weights
  • On-Site Maintenance
  • Package Receiving
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This historic and architecturally-stunning building is conveniently located steps from Lake Michigan and just minutes from downtown Chicago in the Hyde Park neighborhood. The Flamingo Apartments offers unique furnished and unfurnished studio, convertible and one bedroom apartments with breathtaking views of the lake and downtown.
Cats - allowed, Rent $30.00
Dogs - allowed, Rent $30.00
  • Restrictions: Breed Restrictions Apply
Apartments at The Flamingo Apartments are equipped with Cable Ready, Plush Carpeting and Ceiling Fans and have rental rates ranging from Contact for pricing. This apartment community also offers amenities such as High-Speed Internet Access, 24-Hour Laundry Center and On-Site Management and is located on 5500 South Shore Drive in the 60637 zip code. Choose your preferred Studio Apt, 1 Bedroom Apt or 2 Bedroom Apt with floorplans ranging from 280 Sq.Ft to 900 Sq.Ft., and contact the property manager today and request a viewing! Once you become a resident of The Flamingo Apartments, you will be able to pay your rent online, submit maintenance requests, and get community news by logging in securely to your Resident Portal.

Public Schools

GreatSchools Rating School name Phone number Grades Students Distance
Harte Elementary School
Elementary School
(773) 535-0870 PK-7 369 0.298
Murray Elementary Language Academy
Elementary & Middle School
(773) 535-0585 K-8 530 0.651
Ray Elementary School
Elementary School
(773) 535-0970 PK-7 737 0.705
Kenwood Academy High School
Middle & High School
(773) 535-1350 7-12 1749 0.726
Hyde Park Academy High School
High School
(773) 535-0880 9-12 892 0.920

Private Schools

GreatSchools Rating School name Phone number Grades Students Distance
Futureworld Nfp
Elementary School
(312) 719-4907 PK-6 10 0.046
Children Rendez Vous
Elementary & Middle School
(773) 824-2832 K-8 32 0.116
Akiba-Schechter Jewish Day School
Elementary & Middle School
(773) 493-8880 PK-8 263 0.396
Childrens House Of Miss Tammie
Elementary School
(773) 329-8152 PK-1 21 0.659
Univ Of Chicago Lab School
Elementary, Middle & High School
(773) 702-9450 PK-12 2006 0.761

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