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Dakota Apartments

6205 Pacific Avenue SE, Lacey, WA 98503
3 units available now
1 Bed$1,207–$1,350
2 Beds$1,453–$1,896

Floor Plans & Pricing

Benedict
1 Bed1 Bath
$1,207–$1,350786+ sqft
2 Available
207
$1207
786 sqft
1 Bed1 Bath
Today
307
$1350
786 sqft
1 Bed1 Bath
Today
Bordeaux
2 Beds2 Bath
$1,531–$1,8961099+ sqft
1 Available
201
$1896
1099 sqft
2 Beds2 Bath
Today
208
$1727
1099 sqft
2 Beds2 Bath
Oct 22
106
$1681
1099 sqft
2 Beds2 Bath
Nov 01
303
$1531
1099 sqft
2 Beds2 Bath
Nov 22
101
$1540
1099 sqft
2 Beds2 Bath
Dec 28
Bucado
2 Beds2 Bath
$1,453–$1,6031074+ sqft
Nov 01
307
$1603
1074 sqft
2 Beds2 Bath
Nov 01
305
$1453
1074 sqft
2 Beds2 Bath
Nov 12
Prices, specials, features and availability subject to change.

Ratings & Reviews

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Dakota Apartments

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Overall Ratings
(36 Ratings)

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This cozy little community is wedged between a noisy auto body shop and a busy intersection that always seems to be featuring construction activity of some kind.

In the year and a half I've lived here, I've seen standards in this community slip dramatically. From battling over non-existent parking (while dodging all the cars that are parked illegally in fire lanes) to the gates permanently locked shut, to the mail which frequently fails to reach your doorstep with no notice given (hope you're not receiving any unexpected packages in the office, because management will literally never inform you). There is a "24 hour quiet policy" that in theory means you can be served with a 72 hour eviction notice if someone in your building believes you to be the source of the noise, but in practice actually means the neighbors are banging around on cheap, thin walls where sound carries. For the office side of compliance with the "quiet hours" you can look forward to the soothing sounds of gas powered landscaping equipment right outside your bedroom window on weekend mornings.

Now for the amenities: There's a pool, but it's only open about 2 weeks a year and they seem content to let it remain as a water feature. The gym is pathetic. Parking is abysmal. Trash is strewn all over the community and never gets picked up on time. Dog feces blankets every patch of grass. Internet seems to cut out every time it snows or gets windy.

If the office staff spent the time improving the community as they do serving eviction notices for being 12 hours late with rentr payment and attempting to collect $15 debts, this might be an halfway decent place to live. In fact, serving collection notices is the only thing that gets done in a timely manner here. I still have unfulfilled maintenance requests from last summer.

Instead, they'll just jack up your rent even higher when all your neighbors move out and they're left with vacant units

03-13-2019

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Maintenance was exceptional! Parking was horrible! Hot tub was always broken! Recent office manager was a joke! Very unprofessional, was a gossip about other tenants and their financial status! Quite embarrassed for the corporate company! Move out was a joke, I spent 4 days cleaning, the apt was spotless better than when I moved in and they still charge ridiculous fees! Was promised a free carpet cleaning, but was denied due to a pcs. Do not rent here you will pay dearly!

01-25-2014

Rachele L.

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The place is nice and clean. Storage/closet and counter space is rather limited. Saturday brunches etc. are a nice touch, but I've never got my award for guessing the Super Bowl score. Also I know it's part of the lease agreement, but charging tenants for cleaning and painting is a joke.

11-13-2013

Magdalena B.

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There are many reasons I feel this way. The rent is high the management makes reasons to come into the apartments almost every month to change light bulbs, annual inspection, check fire alarms, change windows and many other reasons. I feel that all of this could be done at once with better scheduling. It is an invasion of my privacy.

11-06-2013

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cost too much money to get out!

11-02-2013

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Amenities

Apartment Features

Balcony
Ceiling Fan(s)
Dishwasher
Garden Tub
Microwave
Oversized Closets
View
Washer & Dryer In Unit

Special Features

Pets

Community Features

Accepts Credit Card Payments
Clubhouse
Covered Parking
Extra Storage
Fitness Center
Garage
Gated Access
High Speed Internet Access
Hot Tub
Playground
Public Transportation
Swimming Pool
Trail, Bike, Hike, Jog
Pet Friendly

Additional Features

Full-size washer
Beautiful outdoor pool
24-hour fitness center
Controlled access to main entry
Private access garages available
High-speed Internet access
Swimming pool and spa
Microwave, dishwasher
Extra storage
Great views
Ceiling fan
Covered lot
Close to freeways and public transportation
Private patio or balcony
Pets allowed
Playground
Oversized closets

Pets Policy

Cats Welcome
  • $200 Fee
  • 2 Pet Max
  • We welcome 2 pets per apartment home. There is a pet deposit of $400-$800 depending on the size. Pet fee is $400 per pet. There is also a pet rent of $20 per pet. No guest pets are allowed. Please call our leasing office for complete pet policy information.
Dogs Welcome
  • $200 Fee
  • 2 Pet Max
  • We welcome 2 pets per apartment home. There is a pet deposit of $400-$800 depending on the size. Pet fee is $400 per pet. There is also a pet rent of $20 per pet. No guest pets are allowed. Please call our leasing office for complete pet policy information.

Parking

Covered Lot

  • Assigned Parking
  • Covered parking is available. Assigned covered parking is available for $115. Please call our leasing office for complete parking information.

Property Details

Dakota Apartments

The Dakota Apartments is located in a highly desirable location, just minutes from Hawks Prairie and at the heart of Lacey! Hawks Prairie and the Lacey town center offer ample shopping and local restaurants! At our community we offer unique one and two bedroom floor plans that come equipped with full size washers and dryers, roman style soaking tubs with built in shelving, electric range stoves, refrigerators with ice makers, and private patios and balconies. We offer resort style amenities as well such as a 24 hour state of the art fitness center, a sparking pool and spa, a billiard/game room, and a TV theater room. The Dakota is a gated community located right off of Pacific Ave. SE in Lacey, WA. Visit us today!

Lease Terms

Variable, 7-Month, 8-Month, 9-Month, 10-Month, 11-Month, 12-Month

Office Hours

Open until 6:00pm

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Schools

Rating 7

North Thurston High School

600 Sleater Kinney Rd Ne, Lacey, WA 98506
Public
9-12
Rating 6

Lacey Elementary School

1800 Homann Dr Se, Lacey, WA 98503
Public
K-6
Rating 5

Chinook Middle School

4301 6th Ave Ne, Lacey, WA 98516
Public
6-8
Rating default

Faith Lutheran School

7075 Pacific Ave Se, Lacey, WA 98503
Private
Elementary
PK-8
Rating default

Holy Family School

2606 Carpenter Rd Se, Lacey, WA 98503
Private
Elementary
PK-8
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Dakota Apartments

(253) 313-1514
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