The apartments for rent in Pentagon City are located in central Arlington, Va., bordered by a cozy domestic atmosphere to the south and government buildings to the north. There, you will find a welcoming, family-friendly community that prizes a congenial atmosphere.
Parks and Outdoor Activities
While Arlington has a bustling city feel, but it still affords residents an air of rurality with its scores of great parks and other natural retreats where you can spend your sunny Saturdays and Sundays playing catch with the little ones or simply working on your tan as you unwind from a long work week. At the Virginia Highlands Park, you'll have access to several well-kept tennis courts. While you're there, you can saunter over to the local soccer field where the DC United soccer team practices. To the north is Prospect Hill Park, which sits right on the edge of the bustling freeway. There, you'll have an interesting juxtaposition between the laid-back rustic flare that is Arlington's roots and the bustling modernity of the present.
There are great local shopping centers located nearby the apartments in Pentagon City. At the local Ballston Common Mall, you can pick up some new garb at Fashion World Boutique, Footlocker or Journeys. You can also shop for great electronics at Radio Shack or perhaps purchase the newest video game at GameStop. While you're there, you may want to catch a flick at the Regal Cinemas movie theater, or enjoy one of the events that the local retailers put on. Another great center of commerce in Arlington is Pentagon Row, which has everything from Bed Bath and Beyond to Mattress Warehouse to Pacers Running Stores.
There are a plethora of great restaurants close to the Pentagon City apartments that you and your family will surely want to dine at. These include Panera Bread, Rock Bottom Restaurant and Brewery and Union Jack's British Pub, among others. Pentagon Row also has a scores of delectable eateries to choose from, such as Asia Bistro, Lebanese Taverna, Naked Pizza and Ristorante Murali.
Getting into the city center of Washington D.C. from the Pentagon City apartments for rent will be a quick and easy venture with the Pentagon City Metro station just a short walk away. You will also have ample access to Henry G. Shirley Memorial Highway, which leads right into the nation's capital.
Additional Local Resources
National Rural Electric
City of Arlington
Public School District
Did you know?
The Pentagon, which is located in Arlington, is the largest office building in the world.