Information about the neighborhood near our apartments in Arlington

An Urban Village.

In Crystal City, you will find everything you need right at your fingertips. Whether you want to run errands, grab dinner, catch a movie, go for a jog, get on the bike trail, or simply soak up some sun in one of our neighborhood parks, you will have plenty to keep you busy in this urban village. Popular neighborhood highlights include:

It is easy to get around in Crystal City, thanks to great Metro and bus service. Cyclists love the flat terrain that gives Crystal City a "Very Bikeable" rating from Walkscore®. Or, if you prefer to walk, you will be delighted to learn that this apartment community is located in a "Walker's Paradise."

Crystal House

(571) 982-6352

1900 S Eads St. Arlington, VA 22202

Location, Location, Location.

Just one mile south of The Pentagon, this apartment community in Crystal City is only minutes from some of the best dining, shopping, and entertainment in the DC area. The Jefferson Davis Highway is minutes away, and provides quick and easy access to Interstate 395. For those working in downtown DC or Arlington, we are a 15-minute drive by car, or a 30-minute bus ride. The Crystal City Metro stop is just a five-minute walk from your new apartment. If you prefer to commute by bike, it is easy to get around thanks to dedicated bike lanes, paths, and trails.

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Run all the trails near our Arlington apartments

Play Time

Get to know Crystal City in your free time. If you enjoy an active lifestyle, you will appreciate the wide range of choices available to you, including:

  • Virginia Highlands Park
  • Four-Mile & Mount Vernon Trail
  • Crystal City Workout Park

If you prefer to immerse yourself in local arts and culture, Crystal City has plenty to offer. Check out local art galleries, art installations, Synetic Theater, and Art Underground. Nearby movie theaters, nightspots, and great dining round out your weekends with opportunities to get out with friends and have fun.


Exploring History 

Crystal City is a great place to live just 15 minutes from downtown Washington, DC. Take advantage of the opportunity to connect with the city's rich history and cultural offerings. 

  • Arlington Cemetary
  • The Pentagon
  • National Mall
  • National Air and Space Museum
  • The White House

Washington DC is home to countless museums, monuments, and memorials to enhance your knowledge and understanding of American history.

Shopping & Dining

Crystal City is known for its extensive underground shopping areas, which provide great shopping when the weather is too hot, cold, or wet. From upscale shopping at Pentagon City to local boutiques, you will find plenty of retail therapy within a mile, including:

  • Nordstrom
  • Zara
  • Apple Store
  • Brooks Brothers
  • Sur La Table

Dining opportunities offer varied and diverse cuisine. Whether you like an old-fashion burger or prefer spicier fare, Crystal City offers a wide range of choices including Italian, Greek, Thai, Ethiopian, Japanese, and Chinese restaurants. Popular dining choices include:

  • Ruth's Chris
  • Morton's Steakhouse
  • McCromick & Schmicks
  • Jeleo
  • Matchbox
  • Sugar Factory

There is always something exciting in the Crystal City neighborhood. Contact Crystal House today for a personal tour of the community.

Join friends for a great beverage near Arlington apartments
Many dining options near Arlington apartments