schools and nearby attractions
The Farms at Mount Ida Reserve is within close vicinity to the area’s prestigious professional golf courses such as Keswick, Glenmore and Farmington Country Club. For the more adventurous, try Wintergreen Ski Resort to the west. The Farms at Mount Ida Reserve offers virtually every amenity imaginable including world class health care and educational facilities
Albemarle county’s reputation of academic excellence runs deeper than the accolades of the University of Virginia. Albemarle is home to some of Central Virginia’s highest ranking public schools and top-ranking private and Montessori schools in the country.
Browse private schools:
St. Anne’s-Belfield (above)
The Miller School of Albemarle
Browse public schools:
Walton Middle School
Monticello High School
The Farms of Mount Ida Reserve benefits from a close proximity to both Charlottesville and Scottsville to the South.
The town of Scottsville (above) is a quaint historic town sitting on “The Horseshoe Bend” of the James River. In a 10 minute drive you will find the irresistible charm of Valley Street’s restaurants, country stores, boutique shopping, farmers market, brewery, yoga studio, salons, pharmacy, grocery store, farm-fresh lunch spots, and evening music scene. Enjoy the town’s museum and historic walking tours or hop on the James for an afternoon of kayaking.
20 minutes north you will find Wegman’s Grocery Store, The Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, and dozens of restaurants at Charlottesville’s 5th Street Station.