Welcome to Highland Lake, one of 2013's top rated apartment homes, by ApartmentRatings.com. * Spending time enjoying a scenic hike or savoring the best shopping and dining Decatur has to offer will be second nature when you live at Highland Lake. Breathe in the fresh air and become one with the earth at nearby Morningside Nature Preserve or Elwyn John Wildlife Sanctuary, or get your blood pumping in the state-of-the-art fitness center. On weekends, visit the famed Decatur Farmers' Market. Browse rows and rows of the freshest vegetables, plump, juicy fruit and savory treats. Once you've got your bounty, cook up a poolside feast for friends in the outdoor kitchen, or have a traditional barbecue in our picnic area with grills. If the weather doesn't cooperate, head inside and entertain in the Highland Lake theater, game room and lounge. If you prefer to entertain at home, enjoy a fully-equipped kitchen with faux hardwood floors, breakfast bar, and separate dining area. Spacious, light-filled living rooms with built-in bookshelves will be sure to impress. * With the charming shops and restaurants of downtown Decatur within arm's reach and walking distance to Emory University and the VA Hospital, Highland Lake has a location that can't be beat. Get where you need to be with the Cliff Shuttle Service directly across the street, or enjoy an easy commute to all areas of metro Atlanta with easy access to I-85, I-75, I-20 and I-285. Buckhead and Midtown Atlanta are only 15 minutes away. With picturesque grounds accented with stately, hundred-year-old trees against a backdrop of nearby lakes, forests, and gorgeous views, you'll be in your element at Highland Lake.