Nestled in the heart of Washington D.C., along the Potomac River and amid the bustling city streets of the nation's capital, are the Navy Yard apartments for rent. These cozy domiciles give residents ample access to a vast array of entertainment venues, museums, parks, galleries and convenient transit routes. While the city is alive with energy, you will still be able to find relaxing, natural retreats where you can kick back and enjoy your weekends as you socialize with your new neighbors.
Cutting right through your community, is a fast and efficient bus system that can bring you to any of Washington D.C.'s points of interest. If you are in a rush, you can always utilize the underground metro system, which can get you downtown or to one of the city's surrounding neighborhoods in a matter of minutes. If you are looking to venture outside of the the city, then you can always hop on the nearby Interstate 95, which borders your community and can easily usher you to great East Coast locations, from Boston to New York.
Parks and Recreation
The apartments for rent in Navy Yard are surrounded by plethora parks where you can head on weekends to relax and spend some quality time with the kids. Southwest Waterfront Park is an ideal place to lounge about and take in the view of the Washington Channel as you watch boats embark and dock at the nearby Gangplank Marina. If you want to play a game of baseball or throw around the ball with the kids, you can stroll over to the Randall Recreation Center on South Capitol Street. After, you and your children can see how the pros do it with a game at the Washington Nationals Park, which is right in your neighborhood.
Residents of the Navy Yard apartments will have a few premier educational institutions to send their children to. These include the public Watkins Elementary School as well as the Tyler Elementary School, both of which are highly-rated among local parents. If you want to send your kids to a charter school where they'll received an individualized education that is tailored to their needs, you can enroll them at Center City PCS on East Capitol Street.
Food and Drinks
Going out and socializing will be easy with the scores of great bars that are located within walking distance of the apartments in Navy Yard. One notable establishment that you will definitely want to stop into the District Lounge on South Capitol Street, which has a lively atmosphere and a great drink selection. If coffee is more your style, then you can always get some java at the local Navy Yard Metro Center Cafe.