Drakes Pond Apartments (34)

555 South Drake Road, Kalamazoo, MI 49009
  • 1 - 3 Beds
  • 1 - 2 Baths
  • Apartment
Last updated 16 Apr 2021 Verified Listing

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At Drakes Pond Apartments in Kalamazoo, MI, we offer 1,2 and 3 bedroom apartments in Kalamazoo. Select an apartment with an in-home washer/dryer or fireplace. Enjoy knowing that you will have the convenience of dishwasher, full size washer and dryer in your kitchen, as well as spacious rooms to stretch out and relax in, large walk-in closets and stellar views from your balcony or patio.  Like what you see? Contact us today to set up a tour!  
Allen
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
  • 780 Sq.Ft.
$970 -to $1,205
Browne I
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Bath
  • 1,000 Sq.Ft.
$1,055 -to $1,105
Browne II
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Bath
  • 1,020 Sq.Ft.
$1,110
Crane
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,125 Sq.Ft.
$1,370
Available on June 05, 2099
Upper Crane
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,125 Sq.Ft.
$1,320 -to $1,530
Drake I
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,250 Sq.Ft.
$1,310
Available on June 05, 2099
Drake II
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,300 Sq.Ft.
$1,305
Available on May 29, 2099
Security deposit: $500. Application fee: $50. Other fees may apply, please contact property for details.
SHORT TERM LEASE FEES* Less than 12 months (Market+$100/mo.) Month to Month (Market + $300/mo.)  *stipulations apply
The features of Drakes Pond Apartments are a blend of necessity and luxury. All of our apartments have kitchen appliances and a full-sized washer and dryer. Our buildings are surrounded by wonderful landscaping, and our pet friendly community has a variety of community amenities including a business center, fitness center, and two swimming pools. Take advantage of these features as one of our residents! Visit us today to see our community.

Community Amenities

Apartment Amenities

If you're looking for a truly unparalleled living experience that seamlessly blends convenient location with a vibrant urban lifestyle, you've found it at Drakes Pond Apartments. Thoughtfully updated, loaded with exciting amenities, and located within miles of both Western Michigan University (WMU) and downtown Kalamazoo, Drakes Pond offers a whole new way to experience apartment living.
We are pet friendly! Max 2 pets allowed per apartment, check out our pet policy page for more details!

Overall rating 34 Reviews

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A+ Living

Just moved here. The office staff and maintenance are amazing. Very friendly and they do a great job of showing you around. They are quick to respond/fix any issues that you have. It's a fantastic place to live since you're surround by all your favorite shopping spots/restaurants!

By: T. G. Verified Resident
12 Jan 2021
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Parking

Visitors taking up parking spaces. Many times I've had to park further away from my apartment. Tenants having their boyfriends stay through the week taking up parking spaces.

By: Ian W. Verified Resident
25 Nov 2020
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Breath Of Fresh Air.

I am a new community member of drake ponds and I hav to say I am very pleased with the amenities and quality of the apartments. Everything is so clean inside and up to date. Office staff along with the manager is extremely friendly and aim very high to please and meet all needs.

By: Shar
7 Jun 2020
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Attending to renter's needs

This issues I have had concerns with related to maintenance, are always dealt within a good time frame. Our maintenance personnel seem very knowledgeable and professional. When this is C19 issue is over, I would like to buy them a beer.

By: Scott F. Verified Resident
18 May 2020
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New donwsized home

We are very happy with our move to Drake's Pond Apartments. For a large community it is very calm and quiet. The staff is very helpful and responsive to our needs. The living area is spacious and the storage in closets is amazing.

By: Deborah N. Verified Resident
9 May 2020
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This apartment community is located on 555 South Drake Road in the 49009 zip code. Browse through 1 Bedroom Apts, 2 Bedroom Apts or 3 Bedroom Apts with floorplans ranging from 780 Sq.Ft. to 1,300 Sq.M.The Monarch Investments property management company will verify your lease application and send you a timely response. Once you become a resident of Drakes Pond 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
GreatSchools Rating  6 out of 10 rating Linden Grove Middle School
Middle School
Phone number (269) 337-1740 Grades 6-8 Students 772 Distance 0.401
GreatSchools Rating  4 out of 10 rating Arcadia Elementary School
Elementary, Middle & High School
Phone number (269) 337-0530 Grades K-12 Students 390 Distance 0.728
GreatSchools Rating No rating Kalamazoo Resa West Campus-Ecse
Elementary School
Phone number (269) 250-9678 Grades K-1 Students n/a Distance 1.104
GreatSchools Rating  5 out of 10 rating King-Westwood Elementary School
Elementary School
Phone number (269) 337-0610 Grades K-5 Students 576 Distance 1.368
GreatSchools Rating  5 out of 10 rating Indian Prairie Elementary School
Elementary School
Phone number (269) 337-0590 Grades K-3 Students 257 Distance 1.801

Private Schools

GreatSchools Rating School name Phone number Grades Students Distance
GreatSchools Rating No rating Reformed Heritage Christian School
Elementary, Middle & High School
Phone number (269) 383-0505 Grades K-12 Students 32 Distance 1.555
GreatSchools Rating No rating Heritage Christian Academy
Elementary, Middle & High School
Phone number (269) 372-1400 Grades PK-12 Students 232 Distance 1.602
GreatSchools Rating No rating Kalamazoo Sda Junior Academy
Elementary & Middle School
Phone number (269) 342-8943 Grades K-9 Students 48 Distance 1.649
GreatSchools Rating No rating Kalamazoo Christian High School
High School
Phone number (269) 381-2250 Grades 9-12 Students 252 Distance 2.240
GreatSchools Rating No rating Kazoo School
Elementary & Middle School
Phone number (269) 345-3239 Grades PK-8 Students 93 Distance 2.501

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When were prices and availability for this property last updated?

Prices and availability for this property were last updated on 16 Apr 2021.

What floorplans are available?

The following floorplans are available: 1-bedroom apartments from $970 and 2-bedrooms apartments from $1,320.

What are the most popular nearby apartments?

The most popular nearby apartments are: Prinwood Place, The Bronco Club, Hunter's Ridge and Briarwood Apartments.

What neighborhood is Drakes Pond Apartments in?

Drakes Pond Apartments is located in the Arcadia neighborhood.

What are the business hours?

The business hours are:

  • Monday: 9:00AM-6:00PM
  • Tuesday: 9:00AM-6:00PM
  • Wednesday: 9:00AM-6:00PM
  • Thursday: 9:00AM-6:00PM
  • Friday: 9:00AM-6:00PM
  • Saturday: 10:00AM-5:00PM