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Centrally-located in downtown Stamford, Vela is just around the corner from countless city attractions



    Best of Stamford

    Downtown Living

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    8 Great Places for Dinner in Downtown Stamford

    A short list of our favorite places to go for dinner near Vela, with some of the best food in downtown Stamford.

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    4 Great Local Coffee Shops in Downtown Stamford

    A curated round up of our favorite locally owned spots with great vibes and even better coffee, right in the heart of downtown Stamford.

    "Vela is a wonderful place to live. The building is designed nicely, very well maintained, and its location makes it such a convenient place to live. Above all, the support staff is always available and maintains a great standard… My wife and I would recommend Vela to anyone debating moving to downtown Stamford.”

- Aadil A, via Google

    Why Vela Is the Best

    Community events, fantastic location, high-end design, luxe amenities and more: explore why residents love Vela.

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    Wellness at Vela

    Stay energized at Vela on the Park in downtown Stamford in our cutting-edge fitness center and wellness studio.

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    Large Windows & Great Views at Vela

    Large windows and sweeping views of downtown Stamford with nearby parks and green spaces come standard at Vela.

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    Commuting from Downtown Stamford to NYC

    The most efficient way to get from Stamford to NYC is on the Metro North. If driving, your best bet is to hop on I-95 and I-278 to FDR.

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    Directions to Stamford’s Metro Station from Vela

    Vela is an 11-minute walk down Washington Blvd to the Stamford Amtrak/Metro North station - you can be at Grand Central in an hour.

    A view of Downtown Stamford from the Mill River Park. In the foreground is trees and green space, while stunning high rises touch the sky in the background. On the left is Vela on the Park, our luxury apartment building near Stamford Train Station.

    Living in Downtown Stamford

    Living at Vela puts you right in the heart of downtown, with easy access to restaurants, parks, performing arts events, and so much more.

    A balcony at one of our two-bedroom apartments looking over Gantry plaza in Downtown Stamford.

    Discovering the Two-Bedroom Apartments at Vela

    Vela on the Park is a stunning community across Mill River Park featuring luxury apartments and penthouses along with modern amenities.

    A bohemian-decorated bedroom in one of our one-bedroom apartments in downtown Stamford. There is a chevron rug placed over plank flooring, nightstands with candles, and a neutral color palette. You can see a tall window bringing in natural light and the entrance to the spacious bathroom.

    Luxury One-Bedroom Apartments

    Our conveniently located apartments include expansive community amenities, in-unit laundry, some balconies, walk-in closets, and more.