Top 18 Apartments in Northwest DC

Northwest is one of the most famous neighborhoods in Washington, DC and a super fun place to live. Listed here are our top 18 apartments in this area, in no particular order:


  1. Meridian at Gallery Place

Meridian At Gallery Washington DC Apartments

Meridian at Gallery Place puts you right in the middle of everything on the East End of DC. The Verizon Center and DC Convention Center are right nearby, along with tons of shopping, dining, and entertainment of course. The apartment homes are extremely nice, having glass enclosed sunrooms and plenty of space. This is the definition of high-end city living.


  1. Avalon at Foxhall


 Avalon at Foxhall Swimming Pool DC Apartment

The luxurious Avalon at Foxhall apartment community is right in the heart of NW, DC. You’ll be close to the Tenleytown-AU Metro stop, American University, Glover Park, and many shops and restaurants. On-site you’ll find a rooftop swimming pool with sundeck, updated fitness center, and nice common areas.



  1. Avalon The Albemarle

Avalon the Albemarle Building Exterior Washington DC

Avalon The Albemarle apartments have old-world charm while still living up to modern standards. You’ll enjoy the spacious floorplans, brand new kitchens, wall-to-wall windows, and choice of a private balcony. As for location, the Van Ness-UDC Metro stop is just a few blocks away making getting around the city a breeze.


  1. AVA Van Ness

AVA Van Ness One Bedroom Apartment

The AVA Van Ness apartment property has all the community amenities you could want in an amazing location. With the Metro and plenty of shops and stores nearby, you can pretty much walk to whatever you need. As for amenities, you’ll enjoy tennis courts, a pool, a BBQ/picnic area, and a fitness center. The spacious apartment homes are nothing to sneeze at either so consider making this community your home.


  1. Quebec House


Quebec House Washington DC Apartments

If you want to live somewhere a little quieter then consider Quebec House apartments which are located right next to Rock Creek Park. You’ll love living on a tree-lined street with scenic views from the rooftop terrace while still being a quick walk from the Metro, dining, and entertainment. Plus, all utilities are included in the price of these recently renovated apartments which makes budgeting easy.


  1. eaves Glover Park


eaves Glover Park One Bedroom Apartment

The eaves Glover Park homes have updated kitchens, parquet floors, and huge windows. Select homes have separate dining rooms and private patios. You’ll also enjoy nice community amenities like a rooftop deck and fitness center. All this plus the prime location in Northwest makes this a great place to call home.


  1. The Woodner


The Woodner apartment property beautiful grounds

Along with standard community amenities like a pool and fitness center, The Woodner goes above and beyond with an on-site doctor, daycare center, dry cleaning service, and grocery store. If you do have to leave the building for something it’s almost certainly within walking distance as the location has an incredible Walk Score of 89. You’re sure to be impressed and pleased by everything The Woodner has to offer.


  1. Avalon at Gallery Place


Avalon Gallery Exterior

All of the museums, shops, restaurants, and entertainment DC has to offer will be at your fingertips in this amazing location. The Avalon at Gallery Place community is located in the hub of DC, just a block from the Gallery Place/Chinatown Metro stop, but that’s not all- you’ll also have fantastic apartment amenities like an in-home washer and dryer, spacious closets, a rooftop terrace, a community pool, and a modern fitness center.


  1. The Hudson and DeSoto


The Hudson and Desoto Luxury Apartments in NW DC

The Hudson and DeSoto apartments are located right in the heart of Logan circle and just a short walk from Dupont Circle. This hip area has countless bars, restaurants, and entertainment, so you’ll never be bored. The homes themselves are extremely luxurious, with features like floor-to-ceiling windows, state of the art kitchens, and spacious living/dining areas.


  1. Mass Court


Mass Court Rooftop in the Gallery Place/Chinatown neighborhood

Located in the Gallery Place/Chinatown neighborhood, Mass Court apartments clearly have a prime location. They also have fantastic amenities, though. These include a heated outdoor swimming pool, hot tub, picnic area, library, and community home theatre. For the apartment homes you can opt into some cool unique features like a fireplace, private balcony, built-in computer desk, and birch-wood cabinets.


  1. Park Crest at Glover Park


Park Crest at Glover Park Apartments Northwest DC

As the name implies, these apartments are located right next to the lovely Glover Park. Just a few blocks away is Wisconsin Ave which has many restaurants and shops. The apartments are spacious and well-appointed, and the community offers features like manicured grounds, a fitness center, and a picnic area. These homey yet centrally located apartments are a real gem.


  1. eaves Tunlaw Gardens


eaves Tunlaw Gardens Living Room

This apartment property was built in 1939 so it has vintage touches, but it has been updated to have modern conveniences. The apartments have 12’ ceilings, crown moldings, and old-style pedestal sinks. However, the kitchens are updated and there are large walk-in pantries. Located in the Glover Park neighborhood you’ll have plenty to do with Embassy Row and all the dining and entertainment it has to offer just a mile away.


  1. Carmel Plaza Apartments


Caramel Plaza Apartments in NW District of Columbia

Affordability in downtown DC is hard to find, but here it is! The Carmel Plaza Apartments have spacious floor plans, bay windows, big mirrored closets, and an in-home washer and dryer. And the location is fantastic too- you’re just a mile from the capital and the Walk Score is an amazing 94! With the unbelievable location and amenities, these apartments are a steal.


  1. Mount Vernon Plaza


Mount Vernon Plaza Apartments Washington DC

Mount Vernon Plaza is in the center of downtown DC, which means your just a stones throw from whatever you need. Enjoy high-end living with a community pool, clubhouse, lovely courtyard, upgraded fitness center, and play area for the kids. In your home you’ll appreciate the in-home washer and dryer, spacious closets, and updated kitchen.


  1. Vaughan Place


Exterior with Cathedral at Vaughan Place Apartments in DC

Vaughan Place offers three types of luxury living: tower, garden, or townhome style. All of these have stunning kitchens, hardwood floors, and an in-home washer and dryer. You’ll be located in the Cleveland Park neighborhood and there’s a free shuttle to the Metro. Between the beautifully landscaped grounds and the nearby Glover Park, you’re sure to spend a lot of time enjoying the outdoors.


  1. Woodward Building

Exterior of the Woodward Building in Northwest DC

Just a few blocks from the national mall sits this luxurious high-rise apartment building. You’ll love to spend time in the penthouse lounge where you can see all the famous DC sights. Gorgeous kitchens, limed oak flooring, track lighting, and huge windows are all features you will enjoy. You can even opt for a home with a private terrace.


  1. The Statesman


Rooftop Deck at The Statesman Apartments in DC

The Statesman is right next to George Washington University in the exclusive Foggy Bottom neighborhood. A dry cleaning valet service is offered and there is a community fitness center and rooftop lounge. The updated kitchens and bathrooms and large walk-in closets make the apartment homes truly luxurious. These apartments are in an unbeatable location yet still have superior amenities and features.


  1. The Rittenhouse Apartments

Outdoor Pool at The Rittenhouse Apartments in the District of Columbia

This apartment property right next to Rock Creek Park has all the community amenities you expect: a pool, sundeck, fitness center, party room, and computer lounge. In your home you’ll love the hardwood floors, ceiling fans, large closets, and optional balcony. Whether you want a day at the park or a day in the city, you’ll be able to make it happen here.


Any of these wonderful apartment properties are sure to make a great home so pick one today!

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Jamie Schoshinski

Jamie Schoshinski

Jamie is an avid writer and copy editor who is excited to be making her dream of working in the editing and publishing business into a reality.

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