Welcome to Sunset Hill
One of Staten Island’s most popular places to relocate
Located south of West Brighton, Sunset Hill is rapidly becoming one of Staten Island’s most desirable neighborhoods. This community is situated in a natural oasis, set between two of the Island’s most stunning parks (Clove Lakes Park and Silver Lake Park). Residents here love being able to enjoy the best the outdoors has to offer just minutes from home.
In addition to its beautiful setting, Sunset Hill is also known for being close to a number of conveniences and must-see attractions. One of the most notable spots in this neighborhood is the Staten Island Zoo, home to over 400 animals. Locals also appreciate the selection of restaurants and shops along Forest Avenue and being a quick drive from the Staten Island Ferry.
Homes in Sunset Hill range significantly in style and price, making it easy to find exactly what you want. You’ll see everything from quaint farmhouses to spacious mid-century builds. While the entire community is peaceful and undisturbed, some areas are exceptionally tranquil. If you’re lucky, you’ll be able to find a home that is situated next to one of the area parks, the golf course, or even next to one of the two lakes.
What to Love
- Serene, natural setting
- Ample outdoor recreation like tennis, golf, and outdoor ice skating
- Family-focused community with kid-friendly outings
People & Lifestyle
Residents of Sunset Hill primarily live here for the serene suburban setting. Although the neighborhood is a short distance from one of America’s busiest and most populated cities, you’d never know it. Everyone in Sunset Hill lives a short walk away from views of awe-inspiring natural landscapes, as well as idyllic spots for outdoor recreation and relaxation.
This community is the perfect fit for anyone looking to feel a world away from the hustle and bustle of the city while actually living close to top conveniences and amenities. Nature lovers, outdoor enthusiasts, fitness enthusiasts, and those seeking a more easygoing pace of life will fit right in.
Dining, Shopping & Entertainment
Along Forest Avenue, you will find the closest shopping and dining establishments. With everything from national chains to locally-owned favorites, you can find everything you need without leaving the neighborhood.
When in the area, be sure to check out some of the most popular stores in Sunset Hill. Locals can be found shopping at Molly’s Boutique, Suzanne’s Fashion Corner
, Country Mouse Boutique, Gifted
, Pastosa Ravioli, and Fiorito’s Bella Famiglia grocery store. Additionally, make plans to pamper yourself at The Secret Garden Spa
, which offers hair services, skin care services, body wraps, waxing, airbrush tan, and more.
Things to Do
Among all of the communities in Staten Island, Sunset Hill has one of the best selections of things to do in your leisure time.
Those who love animals will want to schedule their visit to the Staten Island Zoo
. This zoo is home to over 400 animals and delights guests with engaging and educational exhibits. Across the street, you’ll find the Staten Island Broadway YMCA
. Here you can register your children for various classes and summer camps and sign yourself up for a top-quality fitness class.
Residents also get to live in between both Silver Lake Park and Clove Lakes Park. Each park has its own incredible amenities and is beautifully maintained. At Silver Lake Park, go for a hike, play golf or tennis, or take the dog to the spacious dog park. Visit Clove Lakes Park to go ice skating during the winter months, relax by the water, or take the kids to the playground.
Sunset Hill is home to several excellent schools. Top educational opportunities include: