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The Shell
870 South Greenbrier St |  Phone: (703) 575-7880

Welcome to The Shell Apartments. Our community is nestled in a scenic setting off of Columbia Pike in Arlington VA. This outstanding location provides a beautiful and sophisticated feel more like a residential neighborhood than a typical apartment. We have an ideal location for the lifestyle you want.

Our apartment homes provide options to meet the needs of almost anyone looking for a new home. To make life easier, our homes are complete with upgraded appliances and spacious floorplans. So you always feel like coming home is a joy, this meticulously landscaped community offers a amenity package that includes a laundry facility, community room, and professional onsite staff.


Located in prestigious Arlington VA, only minutes from Ballston, this community has access to Washington DC’s main arteries of I-395 and I-495. In addition, The Shell boasts close proximity to the Washington DC museums and attractions, fine restaurants, offices, shops and entertainment. Live the life you always wanted at The Shell Apartments!

A Smoke Free Community. 

An AHC Inc. Apartment Community.

Floor Plans


Community Amenities

  • Controlled Access/Gated
  • Courtyard
  • Covered Parking
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Center
  • Laundry Facilities
  • On-Site Maintenance
  • On-Site Management
  • Public Transportation
  • Spanish Speaking Staff

Apartment Amenities

  • Cable Ready
  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Efficient Appliances
  • Electronic Thermostat
  • Large Closets
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Wheelchair Access

Pet Policy

Office Hours

Monday-Friday9:00 AM-5:00 PM

Our Location

  • The Shell
    870 South Greenbrier St 
    Arlington, VA 22205
    (703) 575-7880
  • Office Hours

    Mon-Fri: 09:00 AM-05:00 PM