Aqua at Windmeadows

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Aqua at Windmeadows Apartment Homes of Gainesville, FL are a premier pet-friendly community. We are located adjacent to the largest shopping center in Gainesville—Expanded Butler Plaza—offering 87 high-end retail stores, movie theaters, and restaurants. Our community is also close to Shands HealthCare, Veterans Hospital, the University of Florida, and access to I-75.

Each of our spacious one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments includes updated fixtures, patios/balconies, and ceiling fans. Select floor plans feature upgraded kitchens, washer/dryer connections, and walk-in closets. Our scenic community offers a refreshing pool, poolside cabana lounge area with misting fans, gourmet grilling station, picnic areas, sauna spa, 24-hour fitness center, sand volleyball, lighted tennis courts, basketball court, and billiards parlor.


Come home to luxurious comfort in your choice of one or two-bedroom apartment homes.


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Prime location with easy access to all the best in Gainesville, FL.

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Non-refundable Fee $300 per pet

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What Residents Are Saying

Brian AlonsoBrian Alonso ★★★★★ Staff is very friendly and helpful. Nick and Avery were especially great during our 2-year stay and helped with any maintenance concerns and our move-out process.Brianna OHoraBrianna OHora ★★★★★ Nick from maintenance is the best. Very reliable and knowledgeableBriana RendaBriana Renda ★★★★★ Nick from maintenance is awesome. Super friendly/respectful and fixed our oven in a very timely manner.Filipe SarmentoFilipe Sarmento ★★★★★ Just rented an apartment here, came here a few times before signing the lease and Kadizah and Herman from the leasing center were always very helpful and kind, showing me around all units I was interested in. They both gave me good explanation on the lease details. I've got a renovated apartment, in need of some fixing still, but maintenance has been good so far helping out with that. So far so good, pretty satisfied with the community , it has a great location.Nicholas sanchezNicholas sanchez ★★★★★ Please give my appreciation to Avery for repairing and draining my bathtub to where it works much more efficiently.. He as well as all your maintenance staff are always prompt and get the job done quickly. Thanks.Apt.L111Cierra ThurmanCierra Thurman ★★★★★ Avery with maintenance is very helpful and super nice!MelloBreatherMelloBreather ★★★★★ I had an electrical emergency where one of my power outlet started making simmering sound and it almost sound like the wiring inside the wall is gonna explode, so I placed a maintenance order and Mike came in fix it swiftly, great quality work!Alexis GrundorfAlexis Grundorf ★★★★★ Five stars for the newer office staff and great location! When my husband and I moved in last year, we had some problems with responsiveness of the office until a couple months ago, as you may see in other reviews, but staffing concerns have since been addressed. Tatianna and Jennifer in the office were both incredibly friendly, responsive, and thoughtful.Norman ViiNorman Vii ★★★★★ Nick and Avery went out of their way to help me. Awesome maintenance guys and super respectful!! 5 starsandre pelegrineandre pelegrine ★★★★★ Nick helped me a lot by solving an issue in my sink!Joe GrundorfJoe Grundorf ★★★★★ Maintenance guy Nick always goes out of his way to help me and give me a hand!Kellsie HenryKellsie Henry ★★★★★ Nick is the best!! He is so kind and knows how to take care of us here…he really helped us out so many times and is the best maintenance guy.Rayna GarciaRayna Garcia ★★★★★ I just want to shout out Nick for his amazing work. We have had a couple of maintenance requests that we have needed resolved since moving here back in July 2022 and Nick is so kind and has made sure we never have to wait long for repairs. He always shows up as soon as possible— sometimes even the same day. He really makes sure the job is done right. We recently had an issue with our stove and he took care of it right away. Thank you!Mario VillegasMario Villegas ★★★★★ Nick from the maintenance team has been nothing short of wonderful. I have lived here for 8 months now, and my experience here is unequivocally great because of Nick's punctuality, kindness, and tenacity. I highly reccomend living here for his hard work alone. He's the best!Josie PascheJosie Pasche ★★★★★ Nick on the maintenance staff is the absolute best. He is prompt and takes care of everything quickly and efficiently. He also adores dogs 🙂Mylia BMylia B ★★★★★ Mike and Nick where a massive help, and so sweet with resolving our issuesCierra ThurmanCierra Thurman ★★★★★ Mike and nick are so nice and always do more than necessary to help! Very quick to respond and get the job done !!Tyler DetsouvanhTyler Detsouvanh ★★★★★ We enjoyed our time at Aqua. Like any complex, there are ups and downs, but the maintenance staff (Nick and Avery) were always very quick to help us out.GILBERTO LEPAGEGILBERTO LEPAGE ★★★★★ Maintenance work by Nick and Avery was extraordinary, clean, and very professional! I’m satisfied with the repairs and the work of the Maintenance team!Adrienne McCrayAdrienne McCray ★★★★★ Very nice communityMike TMike T ★★★★★ Nick does a great job responding to repairs. Always friendly and willing to lend a hand 🤚 Assisted with repainting our ceiling when it became discolored. Recharged our locks when my girl friend got locked out responded in mins and made me feel good about her safety when I was out of town and couldn’t assist her with my key.Gainesville EastGainesville East ★★★★★ Best maintenance crew by far! Nick has been here since I moved in and is apart of the reason I choose to move here. Has great communication and always gets the job done. Help fix my microwave….. accidentally unplugged it but he came to assist anyways!Perfect PairPerfect Pair ★★★★★ Nick does an amazing job responding to any repairs he helped with my wall and ceiling. Aqua always has clean and maintained facilities. I feel safe and the atmosphere here is friendly!geena Merrellgeena Merrell ★★★★★ Nick and Dayron are ALWAYS quick to respond to any Maintenance issue, did a great job repairing my wall damage!Alexis VogtAlexis Vogt ★★★★★ Nick, in maintenance, was very helpful and nice.Margiory RamosMargiory Ramos ★★★★★ Nick, He is a very attentive person and always helps us solve the problems in the apartment.Jesus CanizalezJesus Canizalez ★★★★★ Nick from Maintenance is an amazing asset to this property!Always above and beyond to meet our needs.porsche chilesporsche chiles ★★★★★ Nick has made my experience at Aqua amazing. He is funny, professional, and thorough.Gerrad HardyGerrad Hardy ★★★★★ Nick the maintenance guys is really friendly and went above and beyond to help fix some issues in our apartment.Wu HanxingWu Hanxing ★★★★★ Nick did such a great job to repair my bathroom door. Thank you so much!Anthony FrancoisAnthony Francois ★★★★★ I have to take a moment and give maintenance staff member Nick alot of credit. I had a malfunction with my washer causing water to overflow and spill in the laundry area. It was night time, after hours. I called in and Nick quickly came out, dried up all the water before any damage could be done. He evaluated the washer and realized I needed a replacement. He placed the order and in less then 2 days, I got a new one.I stayed at this location years ago when it was just Windmeadow Apartment for about 3 years. I left due to overall poor maintenance and management. I must say, things have sure taken a turn with this new management now Aqua @ Windmeadows. I absolutely love this place now. Great location, which I missed. Love the upgraded units, great management. The maintenance workers are definitely on point. All good vibes here. Plan on sticking this one out for a while. Great job guys!!Alexandria MinorAlexandria Minor ★★★★★ Rogita SainfleurRogita Sainfleur ★★★★★ Avery and Nick are some of the best maintenance guys out here, no need to ask twice their on top of it, thanks guysTom LongoTom Longo ★★★★★ Nick Adam's helped get some long overdue maintenance work done for my daughter today. He dropped what he was doing to help since I am visiting for a short time. He was knowledgeable, fast, and a perfect gentleman. Terrific service.Julianna CostanzoJulianna Costanzo ★★★★★ The apartments are spacious and cozy. Nick and Gavin in maintenance are quick to handle things and they always do a good job.Karl Oskar EkvallKarl Oskar Ekvall ★★★★★ Maintenance guys are excellent, we have had a great experience with both Nick and Avory.Daniel Alejandro Restrepo MuñozDaniel Alejandro Restrepo Muñoz ★★★★★ Thank you Aqua team for your help and spirit of service, especially Nick who is always willing to help and solve any problem.Aisha AldhaferiAisha Aldhaferi ★★★★★ I had a problem with my AC last week. Nick from maintenance came the same day to fix it, but it didn't work, and he brought moveable AC units till they fixed our AC. He was so kind and friendly.I love how he handled the situation and made sure that you're comfortable and satisfied at the endSaja AlramadhanSaja Alramadhan ★★★★★ We've lived here for 4 years (2017-2021), then we moved out of the city for one year, now we’re back to Gainesville and here we’re again at what we can call it home! The complex has been renovated and looks even better than it was. MAINTENANCE is superb!!! which makes a big difference from any other apartment complex! Also, a shoutout to Nick who always goes above and beyond to help even during holidays. Just on labor day, we had an issue with our washing machine nothing was urgent but when we called, he was there within a few minutes to help as always. Thank you Nick and thank you to all Aqua staff for doing your best to help the residents!!!!!!Brian TaylorBrian Taylor ★★★★★ Lauren MorelliLauren Morelli ★★★★★ Nick with maintenance is trustworthy, consistently on time, and on point. I’ve lived here for 2 years and he has helped with any questions/ issues I’ve had with my apartment.Enrique Rafael Garcia SantiagoEnrique Rafael Garcia Santiago ★★★★★ Rene CroneyRene Croney ★★★★★ At the moment, my review is specifically for maintenance. I’ve been living here for about a week now & had a few maintenance issues but the maintenance team got things done in a timely manner. I’d also like to give a special shout out to Nick from maintenance. Nick is amazing & shows a genuine interest in helping residents. Thurman also shows genuine interest in helping resolve maintenance issues.Anthony OlsonAnthony Olson ★★★★★ Jason EldridgeJason Eldridge ★★★★★ Awesome staff and wonderful customer service, they answered all my questions and helped with my concerns swiftly, super profesional. Wonderful place to live.tonard greentonard green ★★★★★ I have been working for Aqua for some time, and it has not been easy, but I am grateful for a calm and caring boss. She does her best to meet the needs of her staff, residents, and even her furry friends. She made me a priority from the time that I started working there and I am super grateful to keep learning and growing as her Admin Assistant.Gabe LockettGabe Lockett ★★★★★ The maintenance team is A1!! Nick, Thurman, Avery, and Rich came out as fixed my leak after hours.Juliana RodriguesJuliana Rodrigues ★★★★★ Olivia JacobOlivia Jacob ★★★★★ Nick from maintenance was extremely helpful in getting me into my new apartment. He went above and beyond and helped me carry in furniture and made sure my work orders were completed that same day.Frederick WilsonFrederick Wilson ★★★★★ The resident property manager (kiesha), was wonderful and helpful. Very pleasant leasing experience.Kaleb MorenoKaleb Moreno ★★★★★ Windmeadows has been an amazing place too live. We are going on 5 years and they've always worked great with us. They helped me save on our renewal recently. We love living here the staff is friendly and work orders are always done quick. I'd recommend to any one 11/10 stars!!!!Sally CSally C ★★★★★ Thurman & Nick , our maintenance men are very attentive and quick to help with anything we need!!Veronica PinoVeronica Pino ★★★★★ My partner and I had a very lovely experience with Aqua. The apartment space was lovely and the community has many amenities. In addition, the service we received was amazing. The leasing agent, Keisha, was lovely in every way. She had no problem showing us around and answering all of our questions. We decided to explore other options, before ultimately going forward with Aqua. When we returned, she was more than happy to accommodate us and help us move forward with the process.Pedro Juarez CruzPedro Juarez Cruz ★★★★★ Charles BondsCharles Bonds ★★★★★ I've been living here for approximately 5 years. Management has changed a few times but under the current management this place runs great thanks to Ms. Keisha. It's a nice safe gated community where it's safe for your kids to come outside and play.Thanks Windmeadows!!!Ana sosa MacíasAna sosa Macías ★★★★★ Excelente servicio, and good assistance and quick move in Edith Deondria 🙂Kemuel JacobKemuel Jacob ★★★★★ Deondria was amazing 😊Zach MunsonZach Munson ★★★★★ Nick and Avery are top tier maintenance. They really know how to go above and beyond for the tenants.Kendrick GallonKendrick Gallon ★★★★★ Management is friendly. Overall great experience. Keisha was amazingJakeJake ★★★★★ Nick Adams from maintenance went above and beyond to help me with an overnight, after hours security issue. Great serviceSoFloeJoeSoFloeJoe ★★★★★ Keisha was awesome! Truly apreciated the warmth welcome.Ann AtkinsAnn Atkins ★★★★★ I love living here. Management is good. If you have an issue they take care of it very quickly and they are friendly. The new manager is doing a great job!Dominique TurnerDominique Turner ★★★★★ Came in today to look for information on renting a apartment and immediately Derick was so helpful and went over the entire process with me and showed great apartments! Definitely would go to Derick he is very helpfulNureet FarleyNureet Farley ★★★★★ Wilson CastilloWilson Castillo ★★★★★ Staff is great. They take care of all our needs. Nick goes beyond his responsibilities.Chelsey StraussChelsey Strauss ★★★★★ Nick and Avery from maintenance make a great team they really know their stuffRick SharpRick Sharp ★★★★★ I absolutely love my living in this community. The staff is amazing and friendly everytime I go down. I needed a maintenance issue quick and Nick from maintenance was amazing And quick to respond to help us out. I'll definitely be resigning my lease 🙂 Thank you guys!!!Yarima VelásquezYarima Velásquez ★★★★★ Excelente lugar. Además con la bendición de tener un personal de oficina muy amable, especialmente María, con la persona que además nos podemos comunicar en español. Gracias por tan buenos servicios!MrGunslinger44MrGunslinger44 ★★★★★ Nick from maintenance is probably one of the hardest workers I've seen And Maria from the office is so helpful and answers every question I have ever had. A great group of team members here!Heather PhalinHeather Phalin ★★★★★ The place is over the moon to live at ! We are so blessed to have an esteemed team if players with any issues from the office and the maintenance staff is so fast and efficient, Nick , Thurman , Averery, and Rich are the available crew 24/ 7! They carry my groceries/ my child in the rain / get me into my apartment when I get locked out , fit my over flowing potty when we create a problem. I have never felt so safe as a single mother and do not even want to buy a condo as I have support. Home is brilliant certainly because of this team . Nick , Avery , Rich are stars ⭐️. Home is home and I feel so freaking awesome to live here because of you all!Zeqian LiZeqian Li ★★★★★ Avery and Nick are super friendly and they helped me to dealing with any problems in my apartment.JESUS SOLORZANOJESUS SOLORZANO ★★★★☆ great attention of Mrs. Maria when we had problems in my apartmentThanks so much MariaDaniel McNeaseDaniel McNease ★★★★☆ js_loader
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