Apartments for rent in Fairlington are located in Arlington, VA, a dynamic township that sits across the Potomac River from Washington D.C. and is characterized by bustling areas of commerce and a quaint suburban vibe.
Parks and Recreation
On weekends, you'll have no problem getting out and enjoying the seasonable Virginia climes with all the great parks and recreation centers that are in close proximity to the Fairlington apartments for rent. Utah Park has a well-kept baseball diamond and an outfield bordered by tall, coniferous trees. There, you can join the local recreational softball league and play a game of slow pitch, or bring down the little ones and hit a few grounders. For a more relaxing afternoon, there's Robert Leider Park, which is nestled amid a thick wooded area, ideal for nature walks and finding some peace and quiet. If you have a four-legged friend, you can bring him or her to the Shirlington Dog Park, located right off of the town's Four Mile Trail, where you can play fetch or walk around and socialize with the other puppy parents.
For those who have family and friends that want to visit the Fairfax area and explore everything that Washington D.C. has to offer, it will be easy to find accomodations with the numerous hotels and motels that are just a short drive away from the Fairlington apartments. Both the Comfort Inn Pentagon as well as the the Best Western on South Glebe Road offer visitors the comfort and convenience that's implicit in a home away from home.
Food and Entertainment
Apartments in Fairlington are in close poximity to a score of great entertainment venues and eateries that residents love to head to on weekend nights. Busboys and Poets on Campbell Avenue is a cozy little coffee shop that regularly hosts open mic performances. After, you can fill up with some burritos or quesadillas from from Guapos right down the street, or indulge in some Middle Eastern cuisine at Alladan's Eatery. For a quick drink and lively conversation, the local watering hole Samuel Becket's Irish Bistro Pub is the spot to go.
Arlington, VA. has a great local transit system that runs throughout the community at convenient hours. It can escort residents and visitors across the Potomac and into Washington D.C. in only a few minutes. Also nearby are major highways and main roads like Interstate 66 and Interstate 395.
Additional Local Resources
Pepco Electric Company
Fairfax County Water