exteior brick outside at The Flamingo Apartments in Hyde Park Chicago

The Flamingo Apartments

5500 S Shore Dr, Chicago, IL, 60637

At a Glance

  • Pet Friendly
  • Utilities Included
Total Units:
Move-in Fee:
Application Fee:
Leases Available:
12 months

Neighborhood Info:
Hyde Park

The Flamingo Apartments is located at 5500 South Shore Drive in the Hyde Park neighborhood of Chicago.  This historic and architecturally stunning Hyde Park apartment building is conveniently a short walk from Lake Michigan and just minutes from downtown Chicago. The Flamingo Apartments offers newly renovated furnished and unfurnished studio, one-bedroom, and two-bedroom apartments for rent with breathtaking views.  These vintage apartments have carpeted bedrooms, wood flooring in living areas, black kitchen appliances, ceiling fans to help keep you cool, and generously sized walk-in closets. The additional benefit that makes these apartments more affordable is that heat, water, and gas are all included in your monthly rent, and no security deposit is required.  The top-notch building amenities include a 24-hour door attendant and maintenance with on-site management, a restaurant, a stunning heated outdoor pool, high-speed internet, and a 24-hour fitness center and laundry center. 

This East Hyde Park building has it all, and the location is also fantastic. Public transportation is a breeze to get anywhere in Hyde Park or around Chicago with proximity to the 57th Street Metra train station, a Divvy Bike Station, and CTA bus routes 6, 15, 28, 55, 171.  

Walk to landmarks like Promontory Point, Hyde Park Art Museum, Wallach Fountain, Burnham Park, 57th Street Beach, Jackson Park, Harold Washington Playlot Park, Chicago Lakefront Trail, and the Museum of Science and Industry. Restaurants immediately around The Flamingo Apartments include Cove Lounge, LiteHouse Whole Food Grill, Snail Thai Cuisine, Thai 55, and Piccolo Mondo. These Hyde Park apartments are the epitome of convenience, with Whole Foods, Target, and CVS only a short walk away.

In addition to the University of Chicago, schools close to The Flamingo Apartments are Bret Harte Elementary School, Ray Elementary School, St Thomas the Apostle School, Philip Murray School, Akiba-Schechter Jewish School, Kozminski Community Academy, Chicago Free School, Chicago Cluster of Theological Schools, Kenwood Academy High School, and Chicago Lab School at the University of Chicago.

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Pet Policy

Cats OK

Utilities Included


Apartment Features & Amenities

Balcony, Deck, or Patio
Hardwood Floors
Walk-in Closets
Washer/Dryer: On-Site
Window Coverings

Building Features & Amenities

Bike Storage
Business Center
Door Staff
Fitness Center
On-site Maintenance
On-site Management
Secured Entry

Leasing Office Information

TLC Management

Office Hours

Sun. Closed
Mon. Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri 10:00am - 6:00pm Wed 11am - 7pm
Tue. Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri 10:00am - 6:00pm Wed 11am - 7pm
Wed. Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri 10:00am - 6:00pm Wed 11am - 7pm
Thu. Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri 10:00am - 6:00pm Wed 11am - 7pm
Fri. Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri 10:00am - 6:00pm Wed 11am - 7pm
Sat. 9:00am - 5:00pm

Located in Hyde Park

Neo-gothic structures and gorgeous Chicago parks.
Apartments for rent in Hyde Park offer varied and interesting architecture, from newly constructed modern high-rise apartments to ornate vintage apartment buildings from the late 19th century.