Welcome to University Park
Located just south of Downtown Denver is University Park, a high-end lively neighborhood offering residents a blend of urban amenities and suburban ambiance. The immaculate streets of University Park provide a relaxing natural atmosphere. Most homes feature mid-century brick Tudors and bungalows. Further south, many properties are styled along shaded residential streets with mature trees. With several infamous colleges nearby, University Park boasts a thriving, collegiate spirit that attracts students, professionals, and young families.
What to Love
- Plenty of open spaces
- Lots of bars, restaurants, and shopping areas
- Amphitheatre and art museums
- Lots of sunshine
University Park is a mix of youthful vibrancy and nature. Because of its proximity to Downtown Denver, residents live close to social amenities, high-end cafes, shopping villages, and entertainment areas. Amidst all these luxuries is University Park’s lush landscaping, where neighborhoods feature spacious, manicured lawns, and popular gathering spots are parks. The moment you settle in University Park, your calendar will be filled with numerous exciting events.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
Ginza Sushi & Grill offers Japanese cuisine in a spacious, well-lit dining space. For both American and European fare, look no further than The Bistro at Marshdale. This eatery located on Spruce Lane is a beloved spot for locals. Grab a drink with friends at any of the rooftop bars in University Park.
For a shopping experience you won’t soon forget, stop by University Hills, a retail complex featuring an eclectic mix of specialty and big-box stores.
Things to Do
Given the high-spirited nature of University Park, there are numerous activities and events to engage in. Observatory Park on E Iliff Avenue provides opportunities for residents to unwind and socialize outdoors. Enjoy a bike ride or scenic stroll along its paved trails, or take advantage of its ample open spaces with a picnic lunch.
A trip to Downtown Denver is always an option. Go shopping, frequent a new restaurant, or visit a museum or theater while there.
Denver Public Schools serves the community of University Park. Highly-regarded schools include:
- Byers High School
- Colorado Early Colleges – Parker
- Thomas Jefferson High School