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



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    Downtown Living

    Downtown Stamford

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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.

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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.