Around Park West in Mt. Pleasant, SC
The ultimate Lowcountry lifestyle is waiting for you in Mt. Pleasant’s beautifully planned community of Park West. Here, welcoming, tree-lined streets wind through 29 developments and engaging shopping centers. Enticing walking and cycling paths edge Toomer and Darrell creeks, while neighbors visit the pool at the neighborhood’s recreation center. Add in a closely knit school community and outdoor movie nights, and you have a friendly, entertaining place to call home. Below are just a few of the places that make Park West the treasure of Mt. Pleasant:
Schools near Park West
Laurel Hill Primary School
- 3100 Thomas Cario Boulevard
- (843) 849-2200
Park West’s little ones and their parents delight in the inviting spirit and outstanding education found at Laurel Hill Primary. Rated as “excellent” by the South Carolina Annual Report Card, the new school offers a well-rounded learning experience for neighborhood children in pre-Kindergraten to 2nd grades. Special programs include writing labs, enrichment camps and school community events.
Charles Pinckney Elementary
- 3300 Thomas Cario Boulevard
- (843) 856-4585
Rated 10 out of 10 stars by Greatschools.org, this 3rd-to-5th grade school hits all of its marks. Cultivating a nurturing atmosphere, the school educates about 1,000 Park West-area kids and welcomes family and community involvement in programs like its art-focused week, Pinckney Palooza.
- 3500 Thomas Cairo Blvd, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29466
- (843) 856-4595
Situated adjacent to Pinckney and Laurel Hill, is Cario Middle. All 3 schools combine to offer the neighborhood the perfect school community. Rated among the best middle schools in Mt. Pleasant, Cario will deliver creative programs and quality lessons to students from grades 6-8.
Wando High School
- 1000 Warrior Way, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29466
- (843) 849-2830
Serving as Mt. Pleasant’s only public high school, Park West residents benefit from a short drive to the high school. Wando has continually been rated among the top schools in the state, offering award-winning programs such as Band and Culinary Arts. They have advanced placement courses, allowing students to earn college credits.
Restaurants near Park West
Dog & Duck Food & Spirits
- 1117 Park West Blvd.
- (843) 388-6127
Whether you’re looking for a quick after-work drink with co-workers or a family friendly place to grab dinner, the Dog & Duck satisfies. While at the Dog & Duck, be sure to check out its extensive selection of hamburgers, appetizers, nightly specials and their famous French dip sandwiches.
- 1118 Park West Blvd.
- (843) 856-0805
Spice up your lives at Los Compadres restaurant near Park West’s entrance from Highway 17. Offering authentic Mexican fare, the restaurant tickles the taste buds with dishes like pork tamales and chicken enchiladas in a congenial atmosphere.
Parks near Park West
Park West Recreation Complex
- 1251 Park West Blvd.
With all that there is to do in this 59-acre recreation center, Park West-area residents never lack activities. Soccer fields, running tracks, baseball and softball diamonds, an indoor swimming pool and a community center keep local families active, fit, and entertained.
Park West Swim & Tennis Club
- 1348 Parkwest Blvd.
- (843) 882-7564
Lighted tennis courts, a kids’ pool, a junior Olympic pool, and a multi-purpose pool are just a few of the amenities at the Swim & Tennis Club in Park West. Residents enjoy fun summer days at the community clubhouse and visiting with neighbors in the outdoor Summer Kitchen.
Living in Park West
Without a doubt, life in Park West can be fulfilling and enjoyable for residents of all ages, just as the neighborhood’s homes offer enough variety to suit every lifestyle. With residences ranging from retirement units and townhouses to charming family homes and custom waterfront estates, Park West’s diversity and enchanting spirit add zest to a comfortable Lowcountry life.