Explore Salem

For studio, one, two, and three bedroom apartments for rent in the heart of Salem, OR, South Block Apartments is the best around. Combining a great location with scenic views of the Willamette, all the attractions of downtown Salem are within easy reach. Popular spots like The Governor’s Cup and Venti’s Cafe are a few blocks away, as is the beautiful walkway and carousel at Riverfront City Park. Other landmarks like the Oregon State Capitol and Willamette University are an easy walk or bike ride away.

Something For Everyone

Woman out shopping in Salem, Oregon near South Block Apartments

Recreation & Entertainment


  • Riverfront City Park
  • Cinebarre Salem 7
  • Minto-Brown Island Park
  • Deepwood Museum & Gardens

Food & Drink


  • Bo & Vine Burger Bar
  • Ritter’s Housemade Foods
  • Marco Polo Global Restaurant
  • DaVinci Ristorante

Shops & Grocers


  • Roth’s Fresh Market
  • Safeway
  • Salem Center
  • Keizer Station

Central Location

Living in such a central location will bring convenience to your life. Our great location on Commercial Street makes it easy to get to dining and entertainment in downtown, as well as retail therapy in South Salem. Just one block over, you will find delicious food at Marco Polo and Gamberetti’s, after which you can enjoy the fresh air with a walk around Bush’s Pasture Park. The retail shops at Salem Center have all you need to upgrade your wardrobe, while smaller local shops like The Bike Peddler and Wild Things Games tailor to any hobbies you have. Enjoy nightly live music at Brown’s Towne Lounge, or catch a movie at Cinebarre Salem 7.

See what else is nearby by scheduling a visit to your our community. Our helpful staff will happily show you around.

Young family with a child riding bicycles in the park near South Block Apartments in Salem, Oregon