Only 12 miles due west from midtown Manhattan, Brookside Apartments features an extremely convenient location for any local commuter or someone wanting to be close to New York City without the extreme cost. Additionally, we are less than a mile from Exit 150 of the Garden State Parkway.
The convenience of Brookside Park directly across the street from our apartments is the most striking feature of our excellent location. Close enough to commute to anywhere in the metropolitan New York area, yet still retaining that small-town community feel is our greatest asset.
Just minutes from Brookside Apartments you'll find a multitude of eateries that are sure to please even the most discerning palate. From steaks to soutzoukakia to chilaquiles there's always an exciting assortment of tasty tantalizers! Remember to finish it off with a sundae from Holsten's, one of Tony Soprano's favorites!
Discover shopping in Bloomfield Center. Authentic Bloomfield offers diverse, eclectic shops to satisfy every taste and budget—from custom clothes to the latest fashions, electronics, groceries, gifts and more. Come see for yourself!
Bloomfield was incorporated as a town on February 26, 1900.
Bloomfield is home to:
• The Oakeside Cultural Center
• Various concert bands and orchestras
• Multi Media Arts Center on Bloomfield Avenue
• Two professional acting schools
• Several professional theatre and dance companies
• The Westminster Arts Center on the Bloomfield College campus
In addition, Bloomfield College has a cutting edge Creative Arts and Technology Division which specializes in animation, game development, graphics for print and digital media, multimedia and the world wide web. There is something for everyone waiting here in Bloomfield as the Arts are in Bloom!
Bloomfield features its own train station on New Jersey Transit's Montclair-Boonton line. Brookside is within walking distance to several train stops on this line, and is only two stops away from Hoboken Terminal, with access to New York and beyond. The Bloomfield Shuttle, run by the township, is an excellent way to get around. Please see their website for more information.
Local bus service is available with the closest bus stop being directly across from Brookside Park. Via car or cab, access from Brookside Apartments to destinations could not be easier. If traveling via auto, we are less than a mile from exit 150 of the Garden State Parkway.
Bloomfield College, a liberal arts college, was founded in 1868.