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Guide to Colonnade at Dulles
People who live in the Colonnades at Dulles are accustomed to living the good life. With many great amenities right at their fingertips, they don’t have to travel far to enjoy fun community features such as a luxurious swimming pool, state of the art workout facilities and a huge clubhouse. Located in the town of Sterling, the Colonnades is also close to major retail centers and great restaurants.
Center of the Town
The Colonnades at Dulles is a charming housing community located within the town of Sterling. To its northwest is Dulles Center Boulevard, with City Center Boulevard to the east and major commercial hub Dulles Town Center to the southwest.
Out and About
Though this peaceful community may seem serene and secluded, it is in the ideal location for traveling. Many major roads go through the town and out to surrounding towns, making commuting no worry whatsoever. There is also a nearby metro bus on the DC-Dulles line, and Dulles International Airport is only minutes away.
Close Knit Community
The Colonnades at Dulles is a small community of 157 townhomes. The models here are comfortable and modern, featuring bright and sunny open floor plans. Moderately priced, these homes are definitely a great deal, especially as residents have special access to the amenities at the apartment complex right across the street.
People who live at the Colonnades at Dulles are able to take advantage of the luxurious amenities at the Remington Apartments, located right across the street. The apartment complex is equipped with a resort-style pool, perfect for relaxing and cooling off on a hot day. There is also a huge, 8,000 square foot clubhouse that features a full kitchen, a perfect community-gathering place. People can also spend the day in catching up on their favorite movies at the complex’s theater or brush up on their pool skills in the billiard room. For residents looking to stay fit, there are two fully outfitted workout rooms, tennis courts and a steam room and sauna for relaxing afterward. If you’ve worked your muscles too hard, there is an on-site massage therapist.
For more outdoor fun, the Dulles Golf Center and Sports Park is right down the road. Open year round, there is a golf practice range and teaching studio in addition to an 18-hole miniature golf course. The center offers a junior golf program for kids just starting off in the sport and also has covered, lighted and heated tee stations. Even if you aren’t a huge golf enthusiast, there is still plenty for you to do here. The center has beach-style sand volleyball courts that host spring and summer leagues and batting machines for baseballs and softballs.
Endless Shopping and Amazing Food
Residents of the Colonnades at Dulles are lucky to live right near the commercial hub of Dulles. Right by the community is the Dulles Town Center Mall, a retail haven with stores to satisfy your every need. From quirky shops like Spencer Gifts to classic brands like Ann Taylor, people of all ages and tastes will find something to catch their interest. And after tiring yourself out with endless shopping, there are plenty of places to grab a bite to eat, from fast food like Chick-Fil A to popular chin like Red Lobster and the Macaroni Grill. Or, you can kick back, relax and enjoy a movie at the Regal Cinema, newly featuring king-sized reclining chairs for a truly luxurious movie-viewing experience.
Outside the mall there are also many other great restaurants to satisfy your every craving. The Randy Rash is a popular food truck in the area that serves hearty and satisfying vegetarian and vegan cuisine. However, the food here is so delicious and filling, even the most devoted meat eater will be happy. The Randy Radish proves their tagline, “Bringing sexy back, one veggie at a time,” true with every meal on the menu, especially with favorites such as the one-of-a-kind BBQ Jackfruit sandwich. Made with slow-cooked caramelized onions in an original spice blend, piled high on a fresh-baked roll and topped with crisp cabbage slaw in cabbage dressing and a drizzle of house BBQ sauce, this mouthwatering masterpiece proves that a sandwich doesn’t need meat to be satisfying. Other flawless items include the quinoa avocado salad and the warm and fluffy iced cinnamon bun, made from an old family recipe.
Located just a few minutes away in Ashburn, Yen’s Café is the local go-to for a Chinese food fix. With a quaint dining area and a small bar, Yen’s interior is decorated with a mix of traditional Chinese designs and quirky Asian cartoons, creating a fun and unique atmosphere. Known for its outstanding customer service, this place is perfect for a casual sit-down meal. Customers also have the option of ordering online, where you can carefully customize every dish. The menu offers everything you could want from a classic American Chinese restaurant, and for appetizers, the crab Rangoon are some of the best in the area. People also commonly order the Taiwanese fried chicken with crispy basil and the juicy shrimp and scallop pan-fried noodles.
For authentic Latin American comfort food, local’s head on over to Cerrito’s Pupuseria in Chantilly. Their delicious food served in huge portions gives you a great bang for your buck, with great dishes such as the pork and cheese pupusas and the classic tacos that come with sides of sour cream and pico de gallo. Though the menu isn’t huge, what they do offer they cook to perfection, with other favorites including the carne asada tacos and the chicken tacos. This mom and pop restaurant is welcoming and warm, and also has the option for ordering take out.
Choose the Colonnades!
There is only one word to describe life at the Colonnades at Dulles: comfortable. From the modern houses to the many amenities and attractions, there are so many fun and practical shops, services and things to do within minutes of this calm little community.