Information about the neighborhood near our apartments in Lake Charles

Our Neighborhood

South Lake Charles Apartments provide residents with the ultimate location and Nelson Pointe is right in the middle of it all. Nelson Pointe apartments near McNeese State, Alfred M. Barbe High School and Prien Lake Park are lucky to have access to all the area’s best activities. Nelson Pointe Apartments near major employers, banks, hospitals, shopping malls and suburban areas have the ultimate amenity – a great location! 

Lake Charles Memorial Hospital, Lake Area Medical Center, and The Prien Lake Mall and Cinemark Cinema are just a short drive away. The popular night spots of Golden Nugget and L’Auberge Casino resorts are close by on the banks of Prien Lake.

Large retailers like Albertson’s, Kroger, Walgreen’s, CVS, and locally owned shops give residents great access to the best shopping and dining Lake Charles has to offer. Popular corridors of Country Club Road and University Drive have everything you need!

Nelson Pointe Apartment Homes

(337) 447-4375

5200 Nelson Road Lake Charles, LA 70605


  • Target
  • Bed Bath & Beyond
  • Books a Million
  • Prien Lake Mall
  • Dick's Sporting Goods


  • Rotolo’s
  • Starbucks
  • Nina P’s
  • Walk-Ons Bistreaux and Bar
  • Panera Bread


  • St. John Elementary/Nelson Elementary
  • SJ Welsh Middle School
  • Barbe High School
  • McNeese State University


  • L’Auberge du Lac Hotel and Casino
  • Golden Nugget Casino
  • McDermott
  • Westlake Chemical
  • Sasol
  • Lake Charles Hospitals
Friends enjoying a meal out in Lake Charles