Laurel, MD Overview

Conveniently located between Washington D.C. and Baltimore, Laurel is the perfect jumping-off point for your big city adventures. This Maryland city is roughly 21 miles from each destination, making it a dream for commuters or anyone interested in small-town living.

Living in Laurel, Maryland

Laurel is home to a number of interesting attractions, including the Laurel Museum and ManneqART Museum, which features “at least 50 different life size artworks,” and is one-of-a-kind in the United States. You can catch a production at the Laurel Mill Playhouse, enjoy a meal at one of the city’s many restaurants (including some great BBQ!) or visit a local park.

Outdoor Activities and Entertainment

Like most suburbs, Laurel has ample green space; The City of Laurel manages “over 200 acres of parkland, play grounds, athletic fields, trails, open spaces, pavilions, tennis courts, basketball courts and right-of-ways.” These parks host a number of youth sports activities and several adult sports leagues to keep you moving, as well as playgrounds and pools for your enjoyment.

In addition to these local institutions, Laurel is also home to the Dinosaur Park, which contains Cretaceous period fossils, and the Patuxent Research Refuge — a popular spot for hunting, fishing, and hiking.

Transportation and Commute

When you’d like to travel to the big-city entertainment of nearby Baltimore and Washington D.C., you’ll have easy access via major roadways I-95, I-495, and I-295 (the BW Parkway). Laurel is also connected to the MARC Train Station for an easy commute by rail.

Laurel Apartments for Rent

Up to 1/2 Off your Amenity Fee

Our luxury community is perfectly situated between Baltimore and Washington, DC making it a dream location for commuters! Enjoy resort-like amenities as you escape the hustle and bustle in this first-class community!

7810 Contee Road
Laurel, MD 20707
(844) 363-6951
1 - 3 Bedrooms
1 - 2 Bathrooms

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