Self Storage South Central Houston

When you are living or working in South Central Houston, you know this part of the city contains everything from major universities to some of the best restaurants anywhere in the Lone Star State. However, you may not be aware it also has a Proguard self storage location nearby. Located at 5503 Almeda Road, your Proguard self storage units in South Central Houston have an excellent reputation for being safe and secure, easily accessible, and right for just about anybody. In fact, whether you need to store clothing over the winter or have a classic car, wine collection, or excess inventory from your business that needs to be kept under lock and key, look to us at Proguard. Once you've finished up at your Proguard rental storage units in South Central Houston and are ready for rest and relaxation, take a look around at the great things this part of Houston has to offer.

Bridge Over a River Connecting Two Sides Of A Forested Park
Source: 365 Things To Do In Houston

What is there to do in South Central Houston?

When you ask this question to anyone familiar with South Central Houston, be prepared for a long and varied answer. Since South Central covers the Museum District, Midtown, and other nearby areas, it has something for everyone of all ages. As an example, if you enjoy a slower pace and like to learn about different cultures, South Central has the Houston Museum of Natural Science, the Museum of Fine Arts, and countless other museums where you can often enjoy free admission. Also, if you have kids or perhaps just fancy yourself to be a modern-day Dr. Dolittle, you can head to Hermann Park and talk to the animals at the Houston Zoo. Should you happen to be at the zoo either at 11 a.m. or 2 p.m., you can not only converse with giraffes, but feed them as well.

Large, Wooden Sign That Says “Museum of Fine Arts Houston” In Front of The Museum
Source: Texas Monthly

Drinks, Music, and Fun

Along with its many museums and other attractions, South Central Houston is a great place to hang out when you want some drinks, music, and fun. Since the University of Houston and Texas Southern University are in this part of the city, the area has a vast array of restaurants, pubs, and music venues featuring local, regional, and national acts. Whether it's a weekday evening or a Saturday night, you can drop off a few things at your Proguard self storage in South Central Houston, then make a night of it at such places as Spot Lounge & Bar, Grooves of Houston, or the Axelrad Beer Garden.

Bar With Hanging Hammocks Set Up Outside With Customers Lounging and Talking
Source: Houstonia Magazine

Those Great South Central Houston Restaurants

While heading to a club for some drinks, music, and fun with friends and family is always great, there's also nothing that compares to sitting down for some great Lone Star State food at a Houston restaurant. When you're in South Central, you'll have many places from which to choose. However, if you're like many residents and visitors to the city, you'll probably wind up at either Soul Food Vegan or Big Mike's BBQ Smokehouse. From authentic Texas BBQ and other dishes to soul food that is prepared in ways you never dreamed, these two dining establishments will serve you a meal that will not only fill you up, but also have you already planning your next visit.

How About Shopping in South Central Houston?

Now that you have been able to secure cheap self storage in South Central Houston thanks to Proguard, you're probably walking around with money to burn. Of course, that means finding some great stores where you can shop until you drop. In South Central, that means making a trip to The Shops at Houston Center or The Trail Shopping Plaza. Whether you go to just one of these destinations or decide to be a super shopper and hit both in one day, you'll find a wide variety of local shops and national companies selling clothing, crafts, and almost anything else you can imagine.

A Day in the Park

While you may face some situations in life that are anything but a day in the park, that won't be the case once you finish up at your Proguard South Central Houston storage facilities and decide to enjoy the great outdoors. If you enjoyed your visit to the Houston Zoo, you may decide to head back to Hermann Park, which features a stunning lake and even a mini-railway. To truly enjoy the lake, you can rent a pedal boat and catch a cool breeze out on the water. Upon returning to dry land, walk through the park's spectacular 445-acre Japanese Gardens, where you're sure to find peace and tranquility. As for other parks in the area, you and your family and friends may also want to explore Midtown Park, Emancipation Park, and the Darryl & Lori Schroeder Park, all of which are very popular places for workers on lunch breaks, retirees, or anyone else.

Aerial View of Hermann Park In Houston, Texas
Source: Stony Field

If you were looking for self storage near South Central Houston and happened to stumble upon the climate-controlled, secure, and affordable units offered by Proguard, you've got that problem solved as to where you can store things that have been taking up far too much room in your garage, basement, or stock room. Once you're done with this, take advantage of all South Central Houston has to offer. From a visit to the Houston Botanical Garden to having a meal at Big Mike's, it's certain South Central Houston will make a great first impression.