Living in the hustle and bustle of Washington, D.C. is great, but it’s no replacement for the meow or woof that greets you when you get home at the end of a long day. A major priority for cat and dog lovers is making sure their pets are happy and healthy in a comfortable pet-friendly apartment, and that starts with finding a place that will offer everything your family needs.
DARO Apartments is proud to offer great pet-friendly apartments throughout the D.C. area, and our studios start under $1,600. Make these spots your first look when you begin hunting for a home for you and your pet.
Pet-Friendly Apartments in Greater D.C.
1. The Phoenix Apartments — Thomas Circle – Starting @$1445
The Phoenix is a wonderful pet-friendly community that includes newly renovated apartments in both studio and one-bedroom sizes. Each comes with easy access to shopping and the D.C. Metro for easy commuting and exploring the history and great outdoor spaces in the nation’s capital. The Phoenix is just off Thomas Circle in downtown, which means you’ll have great walkability with your dog on the bustling streets or over on the National Mall. These pet-friendly apartments even have an on-site pet spa and a beautiful rooftop deck for getting a little fresh air.
2. Sedgwick Gardens — Cleveland Park – Starting @$1546
Sedgwick Gardens boasts historical character as well as fully remodeled interiors (in select apartment homes) with modern appliances, kitchens, and windows. The community offers studio, one-, and two-bedroom apartment homes that are perfect for solo living, hosting guests, or those who are in need of a home office or flex space. The National Zoo is nearby, and the Cleveland Park is beautiful for walking your dog, making Sedgwick Gardens a great option for pet-friendly apartments in Northwest D.C.
3. The Parkwest — Woodley Park – Starting @$1499
Want to be conveniently close to downtown, but also have nearby spots for your dog to enjoy the outdoors? The Parkwest community is the perfect mix of excellence in apartment living and an unbeatable location. Balconies are available in some of the apartment homes, giving you and your pets a great view of the beautiful National Zoo and other Cleveland Park attractions.
4. The Rodman — Cleveland Park – Starting @$1599
It’s no secret that Cleveland Park is a destination if you want a pet-friendly apartment close to everything D.C. has to offer. The amenities and modernized elements of The Rodman make the community a comfortable place to live for both you and your animal family members. Dogs will love being steps away from Melvin C. Hazen Park, which features plenty of woods to explore.
5. The Parkway — Cleveland Park – Starting @$1304
Dog lovers enjoy living at The Parkway for its comfortable, peaceful feel and proximity to the Metro to go anywhere in D.C. The apartments are located right in the midst of Rock Creek Park, and include a24-hour fitness center and common areas like a renovated lobby, resident lounge, and courtyard. It’s easy to take advantage of all there is to see and do in Cleveland Park when you live at the Parkway.
6. Sixteen Hundred — Dupont Circle – Starting @$1599
Searching Dupont Circle and NW D.C. for pet-friendly apartments? You’re sure to be impressed by Sixteen Hundred. Our studios and one-bedroom apartment homes are renovated with luxury touches like wood floors and large windows for natural light that will make your dog or cat feel like they’ve always got a sunbeam to lay in. There’s a private dog park right on site, too, meaning your pup is sure to feel right at home and you get the convenience of walking your dog just steps from your apartment. You also get easy access to public transit and nearby local dining options.
7. 1830 R St. NW — Dupont Circle – Starting @$1500
1830 R St NW has everything you could look for in a pet-friendly apartment in NW D.C. That includes stores and coffee shops that are only a quick jaunt away, and beautiful streets to explore with your pup while on an outdoor stroll. The community offers beautiful interior design and on-site amenities to keep you comfortable, meaning you and your pet will be glad you are so close to the beating heart of Washington D.C.
8. The Rocksboro — Dupont Circle – Starting @$1385
Efficient small, one and two-bedroom apartment homes are available at The Rocksboro in hyper-central Dupont Circle. You get all the benefits of controlled access living with the comfort of keeping your pet dog by your side, utilities are included, and you even have the option to store your bike in complimentary on-site bike storage.
9. Connecticut House Apartments — Van Ness – Starting @$1595
Want a convenient location that also feels like an escape from the big-city feel of more bustling areas? Van Ness’ Connecticut House delivers amenities galore in a charming neighborhood where you and your pup can spend the weekends outdoors in Soapstone Valley Park. Enjoy the glorious views from a rooftop terrace, generous space in these apartment homes — including large closets and 9-foot ceilings — while still at the heart of D.C.
10. Crestwood Apartments — Upper 16th Street – Starting @$1225
Comfort for you and your pet combine in the tranquil residential neighborhood where you’ll find Crestwood Apartments. Your pup will love the natural elements of tree-lined streets on your walks, and you’ll like that you’re just north of Mount Pleasant and Columbia Heights and still easily connected to public transportation. Entertainment and shops aren’t far away, and you’ve also got thoughtful amenities at home. There are even options for larger-than-average balconies if you want your furry friend to have even more access to the outdoors.
Your Go-to for Pet-Friendly D.C. Apartments
Your best animal friend is simply not a negotiable point when it comes to finding the right place to live, and making space for him or her in your apartment is a must. Contact DARO Apartments to speak with a leasing expert about your next pet-friendly apartment today!