Embassy Apartments near Balboa Park in Sherman Oaks, CA

Welcome to the San Fernando Valley, a cultural and artistic treasure in Southern California. The Valley balances perfectly between big-city access and small-town charm, and is overflowing with opportunities in every direction. Sherman Oaks, a suburban area of the Valley, is home to the Embassy Apartment community and perfectly positioned to take advantage them all.

In anticipation of your arrival, we’ve designed a printable welcome brochure full of helpful information. Inside you’ll discover useful phone numbers, practical shopping options, and other details regarding the Embassy Apartment community neighborhood. Below, you’ll also find quick links to just a few of the places and events in the Sherman Oaks cultural scene. Whether you’re looking for restaurants, recreation, or something unique, chances are good it’s nearby.

If you need a map or directions to the Embassy Apartment community, we’ve made that easy for you as well. Just click over to the Map & Directions tab, enter your starting address, and you’re set to go. See you soon!

Arts and Culture


Your New Neighborhood

What do you look for in an ideal neighborhood? Things to do? Things to see? Things to eat? Whatever your favorite pastimes are, chances are good the San Fernando Valley has them all. For the shopping enthusiast, the Ventura Blvd district offers boutiques, small shops, and sidewalk cafes. The Sherman Oaks Galleria is just minutes away from the Embassy Apartment community, and provides a great mall experience and several chain restaurants.

The Valley is also a thriving artistic community with dance shows, theater performances, and local concerts in the park. Art fairs and opportunities are yours to explore, and if you want to take a class or get involved another way, there are plenty of places to do so!

Are the outdoors more your style? The Embassy Apartment community is located close to Coldwater Canyon—a peaceful, beautiful place to hike and explore. A variety of garden parks and city parks surround the area, too, and provide great places for picnics, sports, or a romantic evening walk.

A Step Farther

While there’s certainly plenty to see and do within a few steps of your own front door, sometimes you need to travel beyond the neighborhood. Luckily, the Embassy’s location makes that easy for you. The San Fernando Valley is a five-freeway hub in the state of California, with the 101, 170, and I-405 all close to the Embassy in Sherman Oaks. Nearby, the Metro Orange Line can take you quickly to Downtown Los Angeles, Universal City, and Warner City.

Whether you stay in Sherman Oaks for the day or choose to adventure beyond, the Embassy Apartment community will be waiting to welcome you home.