Explore Temple

Our one and two bedroom apartments and townhomes for rent in South Temple, TX, are conveniently located near shopping, dining, and entertainment. Shop for the latest fashions, then catch a movie right around the corner at Temple Mall. Check out Megg’s Cafe for tasty brunch options like brown butter pecan pancakes or a breakfast sandwich. Float the lazy river at Summer Fun Waterpark. The lifestyle you want is right here, at Portico at Friars Creek Apartments.

Outdoor Play

Our apartment community is close to numerous parks and attractions. Lions Park offers fun for all ages and is a short drive from our community. The park features playgrounds, a pond, picnic facilities, and a 2-mile trail for hiking and biking. Get further out into nature at Miller Springs Nature Center. Here, you’ll find scenic trails in a stunning wilderness-style setting. Hike the trails surrounded by native plants and watch for birds and other wildlife. Paddle your kayak out on the lake and bring your fishing pole to catch bass or catfish for dinner.

Food & Drink

  • Wingstop
  • Monterey's Little Mexico
  • O'Briens Irish Pub
  • Starbucks
  • Megg's Cafe
  • Cotton Patch Cafe

Employers & Education

  • Scott & White Medical Center
  • McLane Company, Inc.
  • Wilsonart 
  • Walmart Distribution Center
  • Temple Independent School District
  • Temple College

Portico at Friars Creek Apartments

(254) 781-0505

507 Marlandwood Rd Temple, TX 76502

Entertainment & Shopping

  • ALDI
  • Buc-ee’s
  • Market Place Shopping Center
  • Temple Mall
  • Temple Premiere 15 IMAX
  • Spare Time Fun Center
  • Summer Fun Water Park
  • Sammons Golf Links

Experience Temple.

Our peaceful gated community is awaiting to welcome you home. Get in touch today and let us show you around our lovely new apartment homes in Temple, TX.