Lyon Park apartments for rent are located in the heart of Arlington, Va., a lively township that sits across the Potomac River from Washington D.C. This scenic suburb offers residents ample access to the nation's capital, yet it maintains a quaint air of domesticity, which is perfect for families that are looking to settle down and start the next chapter in their lives.
One notable aspect of Arlington and the rest of the greater District of Columbia area, is its efficient public transit system. Surrounding the apartments for rent in Lyon Park are several metro stations like the Courthouse station and the Virginia Square metro station, where you can hop on a train and be escorted to the city center in a matter of minutes. If you are looking to get one of Arlington's notable points of interest, whether it be a local restaurant or a historical monument, you may want to utilize pedal power. The uncongested thoroughfares that cut through the community are ideal for biking. For all of your cycle needs, you can head to D.C.'s Capitol Hill Bikes or The Bike Rack.
Come springtime, everyone will be ready to enjoy the seasonable Virginia weather by they playing with their kids and socialize. You can gain easy access to scores of great parks from the Lyon Park apartments. To throw around the football or play a game of tag with the little ones, there's Summerall Field right off of Arlington Boulevard, as well as Whipple Field. For those who have a green thumb and are looking for a great social opportunity, you can always lend your assistance at the Barton Street Community Garden. Just a short drive east is Lady Bird Johnson Park, named after Lyndon B. Johnson's wife. This verdant spread sits on the shores of the Potomac and offers you a premier view of Washington D.C.
For residents of the apartments is Lyon Park who have families and friends visiting, finding accommodations will be quick and easy with the various hotels nearby. At the Arlington Court Suites, the Hilton Garden Inn and the Residence Inn, your guests will be afforded all the comforts and conveniences implicit in a home away from home.
Your children will have access to a variety of great public and private schools that are just a short drive away. The local Francis K. Scott Elementary School is highly-regarded among local residents, while Arlington Science Focus School, is perfect for pupils who have taken an interest in science-related fields.
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