Then consider a home in Bedford at Falls River, Raleigh’s premiere master planned community. Keep reading to discover why Raleigh residents adore this neighborhood.
Life is Good in Bedford at Falls River
Located in North Raleigh a few miles north of I-540, Bedford at Falls River is one of Raleigh’s most popular neighborhoods.
With its tree lined streets, front porches, parks, restaurants, shops and amenities, it is easy to see why so many people choose to call Bedford their home.
A Mayberry-Like Setting in North Raleigh
Driving through the subdivision you immediately realize this is not your ordinary subdivision.
Sidewalks line both sides of every road and you will see many of its residents walking through the Raleigh neighborhood, riding bikes or enjoying their front porches. Drive by one of the many parks and you will likely see families enjoying the playgrounds and picnic areas.
Stellar Amenities — Including a Giant Waterslide!
At the heart of this community is the clubhouse, pool and tennis courts. Here you will find two pools and lots of activity during the summer months.
The Olympic-size pool has separate lanes for lap swimmers and lots of room for all to enjoy. The children’s pool includes a splash zone area for young children and a giant waterslide named Mr. Gushmore. Two giant gas grills sit on each side of the pool as well and Bedford residents are welcome to bring anything they wish to grill when they visit.
The amenities also include 3 tennis courts, a sand volleyball pit, a playground and picnic area with grill. During the summer months, you can often find special events going on at the neighborhood pool including live music, movies and food trucks. There are tennis camps for kids in the summer, as well as private lessons available for all ages.
Green spaces are prevalent in Bedford at Falls River, and the Capital Area Greenway System runs through the neighborhood as well for your walking and bike riding enjoyment.
Welcoming Residents and Fun Social Activities
A thriving community lifestyle is apparent here and Bedford even has its own social director on staff. There are various social clubs meeting monthly at the clubhouse, including Toastmasters, The Bedford Wine Club and The Bedford Beer and Cigar Club (run by our very own Senior Listing Partner and Bedford resident, Steve Kruger).
All year long there are lots of community activities, including an Easter egg hunt, 4th of July parade and ice cream sundae party, haunted house and hot chocolate at the clubhouse for Halloween, father/daughter dance night, Pancakes with Santa, and more.
Everything You Want is at Bedford Shoppes
Bedford at Falls River is also home to the Bedford Shoppes, a collection of restaurants and shops designed for your enjoyment.
Here you will find a dry cleaner, Dog City Spa and North Raleigh Spa and Salon.
Café Buongiorno is where you can often find your neighbors enjoying coffe, paninis, fresh pastries and homemade Italian gelato. Right next door is Sushi Lulu, one of Raleigh’s highest rated sushi bars.
Rounding out the experience is The Bedford Bistro and Bar. Here you will find a family friendly restaurant with pizza, hamburgers, pasta dishes and more. The bar is full of flat screen TVs for enjoying the big game, and the patio is a popular spot in the evenings.
Award-Winning Life Begins in Bedford at Falls River
It’s easy to see why Bedford at Falls River is one of Raleigh’s most popular neighborhoods.
There are homes available for sale in Bedford in all price ranges and sizes. If you would like more information about the community or would like to take a tour, please give us a call at 919-235-0007 and we would love to show you all that the neighborhood has to offer.