Amenities & Features

Enjoy the epitome of luxurious living with an abundance of amenities, including spacious kitchens with quartz countertops and tile backsplash, stainless-steel appliances, an in-unit washer and dryer, and an expansive patio or balcony. Each residence has access to our community clubhouse, game room with golf-simulator, state-of-the-art fitness center, resort-style saltwater pool, pet-friendly amenities, nearby walking trails, and much more.
Essex Apartments Features

Apartment Features

  • Wood-style flooring
  • High ceilings
  • Open concept floor plan
  • Modern cabinetry
  • Quartz countertops
  • Stainless steel appliances
  • Kitchen island
  • Gas stove
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen pantry
  • Double-pane windows
  • Designer paint and lighting
  • Dual bathroom sinks
  • Modern bathroom
  • 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
  • Smart Thermostats

    Smart thermostats

    Control your thermostat setting for maximum comfort and efficiency.

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    Smart thermostats
  • Patio/balcony
  • Juliet balcony
  • Central A/C
  • Central heat
  • Walk-in closet (select units)
  • Large closets
  • Linen closet
  • Coat closet
  • Cable ready
  • Garbage disposal
  • USB charging ports

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

  • Eco-friendly community
  • Controlled access
  • Clubhouse
  • Recreation room
  • Resident lounge
  • Lounge area
  • Fitness center
  • Parking
  • Swimming pool
  • Poolside cabanas
  • Spa
  • Playground
  • BBQ area
  • Gardens and walking paths
  • Outdoor firepit
  • Pet friendly
  • Dog park
  • Pet spa
  • EV charging stations
  • Wi-Fi throughout amenity areas
  • Online resident portal
  • On-site maintenance
  • Courtesy patrol
  • Golf simulator
  • Sundeck
Community Parking Amenity


Passage Buena Vista offers garage parking. Each apartment home includes one garage parking space. Additional parking spaces, if available, are $75 monthly per space. Parking availability and pricing are subject to change without notice. Have additional questions? Our leasing team can work with you directly to find the best parking option to fit your needs.
Essex On-Site Retail Locations

On-Site Retail Locations*

    *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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    Less than 10 miles from the Pacific Ocean, Vista offers the ultimate San Diego lifestyle paired with the perfect Mediterranean climate. Residents of the area have access to a wide variety of year-round outdoor activities in addition to nearby shopping, dining, and entertainment.

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