With a garden and outdoor pool, Monaco at 475 Washington Boulevard in Jersey City feels light years away from Manhattan, and yet the view of the city seems so close you can touch it. To get to the city, the Newport PATH Station is a mere 1,300 feet away.
Each air-conditioned home includes a flat-screen cable TV and iPad docking station. The 9-foot-high ceilings and terraces make for an airy experience. Bestowing a more terra firma feel are granite countertops and stainless steel appliances, dark espresso cabinetry, Whirlpool appliances, tiled kitchen and bath, hardwood floors and walk-in closets.
Select apartments at Monaco have Manhattan skyline views and floor-to-ceiling windows.
With 24-hour concierge service and in-unit washer and dryer, the developer, Roseland Residential, has placed a premium on convenience. There’s also luxury: a heated outdoor pool, whirlpool spa, lounge pool, club room with billiards table and HDTV, theater room, large conference room, sun deck with fireside seating, and outdoor green space with seating.
Monaco also includes a hot tub and sun terrace. You can burn carbs at the onsite fitness center, or take a class at Orange Theory, located right in the building.
The Newport Center Mall is just 650 feet from the building, while Liberty State Park is nearby too. Friends coming from out of town? Take the ferry to Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty.
Enjoy a night of relaxation with massages at nearby Harborside Sport & Spine. Oh, and the Jersey City Whiskey Fest is a February favorite.
There’s a Crayon Corner playroom and outdoor playground, dog run and washing station, covered parking garage, lobby area with fireplaces, and ground-floor retail.
You’re near local restaurants, like Battello, O’Hara’s Downtown Sports Bar & Grill, Fire and Oak, VB3, the Warehouse Cafe and Hudson and Co.
For maximum socializing, there’s also an on-site program director. Apartments start at $2,723. For more information go to the Monaco website.