Neighborhoods Of Fairfax County

Island Creek

Alexandria, VA 22315

Welcome to Island Creek. This fantastic Alexandria (Fairfax County) community features over 1,000 homes (townhomes, condos and single family homes) and a huge selection of amenities. The location just a few miles from I-95, the mixing bowl and the metro and the nearby shopping, dining and entertainment (and the Wegmans 1 mile away) make this a highly coveted community.

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The single family home section of Island Creek features around 100 homes in a quiet suburban setting.


Over 600 townhomes are featured in Island Creek. These 3 level units feature walk-out basements, and garages with small driveways. Many of these units have 2nd level entry to the front door.


There are actually 2 different condo types. There are 200 apartment style condo units (Carrdinal Place) and 130 townhome style condos (Condos At Island Creek) with garages. Each of these sections has reserved parking as well as permit required guest parking.


Island Creek is packed with amenities. After passing the waterfall at the entrance you will come upon the clubhouse (rentable for events) and one of the 2 swimming pools. The neighborhood also has 2 tennis courts, 2 basketball courts a grass volleyball court, and 5 tot lots. The community is beautifully landscaped and features trails, sidewalks and paths past the scenic pond and gazebo and through the wooded areas connecting each section fo the neighborhood.


The location of the neighborhood just minutes from I-95 and the mixing bowl makes driving to DC, MD or VA very quick and easy. There is a neighborhood bus stop that takes residents to and from the metro and Fort Belvoir, and there is also a 1.5 mile trail to the Springfield Metro and VRE (avoid paying high daily parking fees). The metro is just up I-95 and takes residents into and across DC.


Island Creek ES
7855 Morning View Lane
Alexandria, VA 22315
(571) 642-6300
Hayfield Secondary School
7630 Telegraph Road
Alexandria, VA 22315
(703) 924-7400
Hayfield Secondary School
7630 Telegraph Road
Alexandria, VA 22315
(703) 924-7400

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Just a mile away you will find the Hilltop Village Center and Landsdowne Center, which include several shops, restaurants, conveniences, services and the enormous Wegmans grocery store. The library is also located in this area.


Other area activities include shopping, dining and entertainment at Springfield Town Center or Kingstowne, childrens activities and the rec center at Lee District Park, Golfing at Greendale course and exploring nature at Huntley Meadows park.


If you are interested in living in the Fairfax County area of Alexandria, or in one of the great featured properties (or coming soon to the market) then contact the Nellis Group at 703-348-6442 to speak to one of our Fairfax County & Alexandria community specialists.


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