Mela Luxury Apartments
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Mela Luxury Apartments

1507 Mission Road, San Antonio, TX 78210
(860 Reviews & Surveys)
$999 - $1,839/mo
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Floor Plans & Pricing

Studio

E1

Studio, 1 Bath | 530 sq. ft.

$999 - $1,009

4 Available Units

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1 Bedroom

A1

1 Bed, 1 Bath | 630 sq. ft.

$1,160 - $1,380

7 Available Units

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A2

1 Bed, 1 Bath | 664 sq. ft.

$1,250 - $1,315

7 Available Units

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A3

1 Bed, 1 Bath | 822 sq. ft.

$1,250 - $1,599

7 Available Units

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A3-e2

1 Bed, 1 Bath | 885 sq. ft.

$1,350 - $1,607

4 Available Units

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A2-e

1 Bed, 1 Bath | 731 sq. ft.

$1,200 - $1,600

3 Available Units

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A3-e1

1 Bed, 1 Bath | 830 sq. ft.

$1,621

1 Available Unit

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2 Bedrooms

B1in

2 Beds, 2 Baths | 970 sq. ft.

$1,499 - $1,839

5 Available Units

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B2

2 Beds, 2 Baths | 1,018 sq. ft.

$1,550 - $1,615

4 Available Units

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B1

2 Beds, 2 Baths | 953 - 1,018 sq. ft.

$1,499 - $1,717

3 Available Units

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B3

2 Beds, 2 Baths | 1,159 sq. ft.

$1,600 - $1,830

2 Available Units

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epIQ Ratings

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Community epIQ Grade

A
A

Renter Ratings

A

Review Ratings

Noise

4.1

Grounds

4.2

Safety

4.0

Office Staff

4.4

Maintenance

4.4

Neighborhood

4.5

Survey Ratings

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Review Count

A-

Number of reviews in the past 365 days

25

Manager’s Review Engagement

A+

Percentage of reviews responded to

100.00%

Manager’s Review Reply Time

A-

Average time to respond to reviews

3.56 days

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Mela Luxury Apartments Reviews

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Resident 1236716

Verified Resident 2024

4/1/2024

Very great experience. I have no complaints. Very nice community to reside in. Staff are excellent goes over and beyond for their residents and makes sure everyone is happy and safe. Couldn't ask for a better community to live in.

    Manager

    4/3/2024

    Mela Luxury Apartments
    We're glad to hear that you had a great experience and find our community perfect for your needs. Our team strives to go above and beyond for our residents, ensuring everyone is happy and comfortable. We appreciate your positive feedback.
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    Resident 1238720

    Verified ProspectVisited 2024

    3/27/2024

    The community is beautiful. The location is amazing and it is so peaceful and quiet. I honestly feel like I could live here forever though that's not my goal, but it is welcoming and comforting that I wouldn't mind doing so!

      Manager

      3/29/2024

      Mela Luxury Apartments
      We are humbled by your exceptional feedback. It delights us that you have been so satisfied with our peaceful community atmosphere and prime location. We are so glad to have you here with us!
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      Resident 1230902

      Verified Resident 2024

      3/1/2024

      It's been friendly and quick resolve of any problems I have seen or heard of here. The staff is amazing and the area is always clean and quiet for the most part. They see a problem they fix it. This place is a great place… See More >
        Manager

        3/4/2024

        Mela Luxury Apartments
        Thank you for your wonderful review of our community. Our team works diligently to deliver superior service and value for residents each day, so it is gratifying to see how satisfied you are with our service and peaceful atmosphere!

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        Resident 1142687

        Verified Resident 2023 - 2024

        2/9/2024

        I enjoy living at MELA, it's a relaxing place to come home to each day. I enjoy the amenities and the apartment buildings and grounds did are well maintained. I've lived here for almost a year but visited an acquaintance who's lived here for 2… See More >
          Manager

          2/13/2024

          Mela Luxury Apartments
          Hi there. We're delighted to hear that you're enjoying your time in our community! Thank you for your positive feedback about our relaxing atmosphere, well-maintained grounds, and amenities. We're committed to providing a great living experience for our residents, and we're glad you are here. If you ever need anything or have any questions, please don't hesitate to reach out.
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          Resident 1219224

          Verified Resident 1999 - 2024

          1/22/2024

          I had an okay moving-in experience; however, my only concern is that upon turning on the water in the kitchen sink, there was a noticeable sewage odor. Additionally, there was no hot water in the restroom, and we had to submit a ticket on our… See More >
            Manager

            1/25/2024

            Mela Luxury Apartments
            We appreciate your feedback. We apologize if your apartment was not quite move-in ready and you've had concerns with your water. Please visit or call our front office to discuss and resolve any concerns you may have. We're committed to ensuring a positive living experience for all our residents and want to help.
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            Resident 1217970

            Verified Resident 2023 - 2024

            1/17/2024

            I just moved in, but so far everything has been great and as expected. I haven't lived here longer by enough to use 200 characters so I'm just going to type the letter A a bunch of times. AAAAAAAAAAAA

              Manager

              1/22/2024

              Mela Luxury Apartments
              Welcome to your new home! We're thrilled to hear everything has been great and meets your expectations. If you have any questions or need assistance, please don't hesitate to reach out to our front office.
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              Resident 1208935

              Verified Resident 2023

              12/15/2023

              My experience at this community is wonderful! I have no complaints. I love the services that are provided and any maintenance requests are always fulfilled in a timely manner. The grounds are kept clean.

                Manager

                12/19/2023

                Mela Luxury Apartments
                Thank you for your wonderful feedback! We're delighted to know you have no complaints, and you appreciate the provided
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                Resident 1207926

                Verified ProspectVisited 2023

                12/12/2023

                This community is profesional, beautiful, and refined. The staff is responsive. The pool, the equipped 24 hr gym, direct river walk access, and other community spaces are incomparable. I'm so happy to call it home! It has a bunch of fees on top of rent,… See More >
                  Manager

                  12/15/2023

                  Mela Luxury Apartments
                  We always appreciate hearing from our residents about all aspects of their experience. Thank you for the full five stars and complimenting our attractive environment and reliable team. We also appreciate your suggestion about ensuring "equity" among dog breeds and will consider this. Let us know if we can do anything for you!

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                  Resident 1117979

                  Verified Resident 2021 - 2023

                  11/15/2023

                  It has been a great experience. Friendly staff, and community. I love living in this neighborhood, it's very close to downtown. We love that all maintenance issues get resolved very fast. With plenty of areas to walk out two dogs, this is a perfect community… See More >
                    Manager

                    11/17/2023

                    Mela Luxury Apartments
                    We're thrilled to know you've had a great experience in our community. Our friendly team is dedicated to maintaining a welcoming environment, and we're delighted that you appreciate the fast resolution of maintenance concerns. Your positive review means a lot to us, and we look forward to continuing to provide you with a great living experience.
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                    Resident 1196652

                    Verified Resident 2023

                    11/6/2023

                    So far, so good. There is a lot of noise but what can you expect from an apartment complex. Good location though and a lot of walking trails if you have a pet. The appearance of the apartments is nice and the apartment I chose… See More >
                      Manager

                      11/9/2023

                      Mela Luxury Apartments
                      Thank you for choosing our community! We are happy you are loving your balcony and our lovely walking trails. If there's ever anything we can do to enhance your experience or if you have any concerns about the noise levels, please don't hesitate to come by our front office or reach out to us. Your comfort and satisfaction are important to us!
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                      Resident 1196603

                      Verified Resident 2023

                      11/6/2023

                      Everyday has felt like a vacation since I have started living here at the Mela Appartments. The amenities have me questioning what I was paying for at my previous residence, cause it seems like I get the most here. The staff has been extremely nice… See More >
                        Manager

                        11/9/2023

                        Mela Luxury Apartments
                        We're delighted that you're enjoying the amenities in our community! Our team is dedicated to maintaining open communication and a high standard of service. Should you have any questions or need further assistance, feel free to contact our front office.

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                        Resident 1062454

                        Verified Resident 2022 - 2023

                        10/25/2023

                        On the beginning was hard to me to understand the rules but now more familiar the process at MELA, also some improvements have been made on terms of the maintenance staff as well on the internet service, other than that everything is going well.

                          Manager

                          10/28/2023

                          Mela Luxury Apartments
                          Thank you for your feedback. We appreciate your understanding as you've become more familiar with our community and its rules. We're continuously working to improve our services, including maintenance and internet, to provide you with the best experience possible.
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                          anonymous

                          Resident 2020 - 2023

                          9/23/2023

                          Nothing Luxury about a Roach Infestation

                          I have tried several times to be patient but since moving here and as a long-time resident, I have seen this place steadily decline. The elevators are gross, and there are roaches everywhere —-and I mean, everywhere. I am sick of it. I am scared… See More >
                          Manager

                          9/30/2023

                          Mela Luxury Apartments
                          We appreciate your review and your patience as we work to improve your comfort. Our priority is to provide an environment where our residents can live at ease. Please call or come by our office so we can arrange for the necessary pest control and gather more details about where to direct our team for the upkeep of the elevators. Your happiness is important to us.
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                          Resident 1175304

                          Verified Resident 2023

                          8/30/2023

                          Mela Luxury Apartments is a very beautiful property and very nice staff. Maintenance was prompt. I moved here from out of state and they made my move easy! Thank you to the office staff. Will be staying here for a while.

                            Manager

                            9/2/2023

                            Mela Luxury Apartments
                            Welcome to our community! We are thrilled to have you in our community and to hear your experience moving was so easy. Please call or come by our office if you need anything.
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                            Resident 1171767

                            Verified Resident 2023

                            8/19/2023

                            Wow, what a gem! First, the location is fantastic for walking, biking AND living near downtown. The amenities are nice: great pool, clubhouse, fitness center, package/mail security, elevators, grounds, apartments and ancillary facilities. 5 stars!

                              Manager

                              8/22/2023

                              Mela Luxury Apartments
                              We are delighted with your five-star rating and vote of confidence. It means so much to know how happy you are with our top-notch amenities, prime location, and peaceful atmosphere. Thank you for your enthusiastic support!
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                              Resident 1171035

                              Verified Resident 2023

                              8/17/2023

                              Christina front desk was amazing everything she did to make the whole process a whole lot better I couldn't ask for better help. And then bring her I see Alfred every way I turn he does an amazing job

                                Manager

                                8/19/2023

                                Mela Luxury Apartments
                                Your exceptional review means a lot! Knowing how vital Christina and Alfred have been to your satisfaction during this process encourages us to continue exceeding our residents' expectations. Thank you for making us your home.
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                                matthias.ong96@gmail.com

                                Resident 2022 - 2023

                                8/9/2023

                                Do not live here unless you want stress

                                DO NOT MOVE HERE unless you want your cars to be broken into and be treated with 0 care and understanding. Since I have been here there have been MULTIPLE car break in and incidents where property is either stolen or destroyed. I have been… See More >
                                  Manager

                                  8/12/2023

                                  Mela Luxury Apartments
                                  Resident feedback is important to us as your comfort and peace of mind are priorities to us. We take your concerns and suggestions seriously, We continue to encourage the community to inform us of any concerns and we hope to see you at our next community meeting. Thank you for providing us with this feedback.

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                                  Resident 1139532

                                  Verified Resident 2023

                                  8/7/2023

                                  Beautiful property and wonderful amenities! Would love a more responsive and understanding office staff to ensure residents safety and concerns. Car break-ins have occurred at the complex, but the staff has hired security to monitor the grounds.

                                    Manager

                                    8/11/2023

                                    Mela Luxury Apartments
                                    Thank you for sharing these concerns about our parking and the well-being of our community. We want to always be there for our residents, and we welcome your feedback, which will be shared with our team for review. If you would like updates on the recent changes we have made, please reach out to us directly.
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                                    Resident 1161829

                                    Verified Resident 2023

                                    7/21/2023

                                    I moved into my apartment in May and so far so good. The community is pretty quiet and the staff upfront has been pretty helpful. I like that they put out a list of events they've having throughout the month. I think it's pretty cool… See More >
                                      Manager

                                      7/25/2023

                                      Mela Luxury Apartments
                                      We are thrilled by your outstanding feedback on your experience in our community! We hope you will continue to enjoy our welcoming social events, peaceful atmosphere, and the attentive service of our team. Your encouraging support means a lot.
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                                      Resident 1158584

                                      Verified Resident 2023

                                      7/11/2023

                                      there is a lot of pet droppings left around the complex. management often enforces somewhat arbitrary rules, although the management staff is very friendly and personable. the property needs to do a much better job of keep stray animals from the property.

                                        Manager

                                        7/15/2023

                                        Mela Luxury Apartments
                                        Thank you for your review and feedback regarding our fantastic team and pet clean-up. We will pass your comments on to the appropriate team member. If we can assist you, please do not hesitate to call or come by our office.

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                                        Resident 1119384

                                        Verified Resident 2023

                                        6/26/2023

                                        It's been peaceful for the most part. Office staff is very respectful and polite and answer any issues with promptness. The maintenance staff is very familiar with their jobs and get issues taken care of swiftly and correctly.

                                          Manager

                                          6/28/2023

                                          Mela Luxury Apartments
                                          We're really glad that our team has done such a great job meeting your living standards! We look forward to continuing to exceed your expectations and ensure your comfort in your home. Thank you for choosing us.

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                                          Resident 1050426

                                          Verified Resident 2021 - 2023

                                          6/21/2023

                                          The staff is friendly and courteous. It's close to the Riverwalk and all the bike trails. It's convenient to grocery stores and shopping. I feel the environment is safe. I enjoy coming home in the evenings.

                                            Manager

                                            6/27/2023

                                            Mela Luxury Apartments
                                            We are delighted with your five-star rating and vote of confidence. It means a lot to know that you have been so well served by our team and that you enjoy our prime and peaceful location. Thank you for choosing us!
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                                            queen0918queen@gmail.com

                                            Resident 2021 - 2023

                                            5/16/2023

                                            Management moved a tenant directly above me with a dog and small child! Why? Apparently, this tenant was relocated from another unit? Noise from upstairs all hours of the day and night! This has been going on since they moved in! To resolve this issue,… See More >
                                              Manager

                                              5/20/2023

                                              Mela Luxury Apartments
                                              We want to provide the best living experience possible and are sorry if you are hearing your neighbors more than you would like. Apartment living makes noise a challenge, which we definitely understand and we do provide options to help filter out some of these concerns. If you still find you are needing more assistance we are happy to assist and would love to hear from you.
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                                              Resident 1135477

                                              Verified Resident 2023

                                              4/28/2023

                                              its HORRIBLE its loud as hell and i am on the top floor I moved on 4th to avoid the noise ITS LOUD Dog crap everywhere you walk wasps nest all over its awful … See More >
                                                Manager

                                                5/6/2023

                                                Mela Luxury Apartments
                                                Hello there. Your comments are alarming, and we would love to assist you with your concerns. We want our residents to live at peace in our community. Please call or come by our office at your earliest convenience.
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                                                Resident 1134842

                                                Verified Resident 2021 - 2023

                                                4/26/2023

                                                For the most part, living here has been good and has been everything that I need. I usually don't have any issues for the year beside the regular maintenance of the apartment (e.g., wasp nests outside, changing light bulbs) and maintenance has gotten to them… See More >
                                                  Manager

                                                  4/28/2023

                                                  Mela Luxury Apartments
                                                  Thank you for your feedback. We want you to be happy in our community. Please do not hesitate to reach out if there is anything our team can do for you.

                                                  Features & Amenities

                                                  Laundry
                                                  • Washer and Dryer Included in Apartment Home
                                                  Parking
                                                  • Carport
                                                  • Covered Parking
                                                  • Private Yard
                                                  Pets
                                                  • Dogs Allowed
                                                    Deposit: $250. Fee: $250. Rent: $20
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                                                  • Cats Allowed
                                                    Deposit: $250. Fee: $250. Rent: $20
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                                                  Other
                                                  • BBQ and Picnic Area
                                                  • Balcony or Patio
                                                  • Bike Racks
                                                  • Bike Storage
                                                  • Business Center
                                                  • Ceiling Fan
                                                  • City and Golf Course View
                                                  • Clubhouse
                                                  • Coffee Bar
                                                  • Conference Room
                                                  • Courtyard
                                                  • Demonstration Kitchen
                                                  • Dog Park
                                                  • Elevator
                                                  • Faux Wood Floors
                                                  • Fitness Center
                                                  • Fitness Center with Yoga Studio
                                                  • Game Room
                                                  • Garden Tubs
                                                  • Gated Access
                                                  • Granite Countertops
                                                  • High Ceilings
                                                  • High Speed Wi-Fi in Every Apartment Home
                                                  • On-site Dog Daycare
                                                  • Outdoor Patio with Fire Pit
                                                  • Outdoor Pavilion and Kitchen
                                                  • Pool
                                                  • River Access
                                                  • Sky Lounge
                                                  • Smart Lock Key Entry System
                                                  • Stainless Steel Appliances
                                                  • Tech Lounge with Wi-Fi
                                                  • Under Mount Farm Sinks
                                                  • Valet Trash Service
                                                  • Vanity with Double Sinks
                                                  • Walk In Closets
                                                  • Walk In Showers
                                                  • Walking Trails
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                                                  Your unparalleled living experience is waiting at MELA's luxury apartments in San Antonio. Discover an amenity-rich lifestyle in a historical location to signature architecture with cool cultural vibes, our collection of luxury apartment homes is a community like no other a residential gem that offers the best of San Antonio right at your doorstep. Exquisite studio, one-, and two-bedroom apartments are meticulously designed with natural stone finishes, breathtaking panoramic views, soaking tubs, spacious balconies, and more. Plus, with our state-of-the-art fitness center, yoga studio, resort-style pool, and access to Mission Reach kayaking, walking, and biking, coming home will feel like your favorite vacation. Beautifully nestled near the San Antonio River and the Riverside Golf Course, and minutes to Southtowns hot spots, every direction is a new adventure when you live at MELA's luxury San Antonio apartments, but the truth is, everything you need is right here!
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                                                  Office Hours

                                                  • Sunday: 01:00 PM - 05:00 PM
                                                  • Monday - Friday: 09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
                                                  • Saturday: 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
                                                  This community is managed by

                                                  Embrey Management

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                                                  Based on 860 number of votes by renters, Mela Luxury Apartments is currently rated 4.6 out of 5 stars.
                                                  Mela Luxury Apartments is rated 4.2/5 stars in our renters grounds survey, which is considered good. The grounds are generally well maintained and attractive.
                                                  Mela Luxury Apartments is rated 4.4/5 stars in our renters maintenance survey, which is considered good. The maintenance team is generally quick and efficient in fixing problems.
                                                  Mela Luxury Apartments is rated 4.1/5 stars in our renters noise survey, which is considered good. The noise level is generally tolerable, with occasional disruptions.
                                                  Mela Luxury Apartments is rated 4/5 stars in our renters safety survey, which is considered good. The complex is generally safe, with occasional minor safety concerns.
                                                  Mela Luxury Apartments is rated 4.5/5 stars in our renters neighborhood survey, which is considered excellent. The complex is located in a very desirable and safe neighborhood with convenient access to local attractions and services.
                                                  Mela Luxury Apartments is rated 4.4/5 stars in our renters staff survey, which is considered good. The staff is generally helpful and responsive, with occasional lapses.
                                                  Managers have responded to 100% of their community reviews in the past year.
                                                  Managers have replied within 3.56 days to their community reviews in the past year.
                                                  Embrey Management
                                                  Dogs Allowed
                                                  Deposit: $250
                                                  Fee: $250
                                                  Rent: $20
                                                  Cats Allowed
                                                  Deposit: $250
                                                  Fee: $250
                                                  Rent: $20
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                                                  Mela Luxury Apartments is a 530 - 1,159 sq. ft. apartment in San Antonio in zip code 78210. This community has a 1 - 2 Beds, 1 - 2 Baths, and is for rent for $999 - $1,839. Nearby cities include Balcones Heights, Alamo Heights, Leon Valley, Kirby, and Windcrest.

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