Amenities & Features

Each residence is enhanced by an array of community amenities, including a clubhouse, fitness center, pool, spa, and BBQ area. Additionally, residents can enjoy the city of Playa Vista's amenities, a benefit of the HOA, which features a junior Olympic pool, a two-level fitness center, and open green spaces. (Access pass required)
Essex Apartments Features

Apartment Features

  • Wood-style flooring
  • High ceilings
  • Quartz countertops
  • Stainless steel appliances
  • Gas stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen pantry
  • Double-pane windows
  • Crown molding
  • In-home laundry
  • Smart Technology

    Smart home technology

    Enjoy the convenience of a smart device-enabled apartment home. You can easily control your apartment with a convenient mobile app.

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    Smart home technology
  • Keyless Entry

    Keyless entry

    Digitally grant access to your guests with keyless smart locks. 

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    Keyless entry
  • Patio/balcony
  • Central A/C
  • Central heat
  • Walk-in closet (select units)
  • Large closets
  • Linen closet
  • Coat closet
  • Satellite ready

Some features available in select apartments. To learn more about our application process, pet policies, and more, please visit our Leasing Info page.

Essex Apartments Community Amenities

Community Amenities

  • Controlled access
  • Resident lounge
  • Fitness center
  • Parking
  • Conference room
  • Shared workspace
  • Swimming pool
  • Spa
  • BBQ area
  • Gardens and walking paths
  • Pet friendly
  • EV charging stations
  • Bike storage
  • Elevator
  • On-site retail
  • Wi-Fi throughout amenity areas
  • Online resident portal
  • On-site maintenance
  • Courtesy patrol
  • ADA features
Community Parking Amenity


Fountain Park offers garage parking. A single garage space is available for $25 per month. A tandem garage space is available for $50 per month. Residents can request up to one parking space with a studio/1BR and 2 parking spaces with 2BR or 3BR. Extra parking spaces are available for $75 per month for single parking spaces and $100 per month for tandem parking spaces. The community also includes future resident parking, guest parking, and EV charging stations. All parking spaces are subject to availability.
Essex On-Site Retail Locations

On-Site Retail Locations*

  • Don Luca
  • Playa Physical Therapy

*On-site retail locations are independent third-party businesses and services located within the community. Additional fees and services may apply. Essex and its subsidiaries do not endorse any on-site retail locations.

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Playa Vista

Home to beautiful natural scenery, ample educational options, and fast-growing career opportunities with employers like Facebook, YouTube, and Microsoft—Playa Vista strikes a rare balance between relaxed, coastal living and burgeoning tech hub. 

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