The Archer - Massachusetts Ave. NW, Washington, DC

Welcome to The Archer- Cozy, Distinctive Apartments Located In Washington, DC

Located at 3701 Massachusetts Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20016

The Archer Apartments is located in a prime location in the Embassy District, only minutes from Georgetown and Cathedral Commons, one of Wisconsin Avenue’s newest shopping and dining hot spots, minutes from Georgetown and seconds from the Washington National Cathedral.

There are a variety of distinctive floor plans to suit your lifestyle in our exceptionally maintained historic building. The Archer Apartments offers a controlled access entry, gleaming refinished hardwood floors, two-tone paint, built-in bookcases, newly renovated kitchens and baths and expansive views of the city through the large, bright windows in each apartment.

Cathedral Heights apartment residents enjoy beautiful surroundings to call their home

Outdoor space in The Archer in Washington, DC

Not only is the National Cathedral’s beautiful architecture and landscaping a focal point of the neighborhood, but the surrounding area features large trees and more spread out buildings than many other DC neighborhoods.

It’s a conveniently located neighborhood giving its community seamless access to a number of nearby areas. Just a short trip to historic Georgetown shopping and dining, and nearby to Cleveland Park, Tenleytown, Glover Park, it gives residents a lot of options for where they work and spend their free time. Getting around the city is easier than ever in Cathedral Heights, Archer residents can reach the Dupont Circle Metro station with just a short drive or bus ride. While it may not have the walkability of areas like Dupont Circle or Columbia Heights, many DC residents think it is a welcome trade-off for what the neighborhood offers pleasant aesthetics and the quiet character of the neighborhood are things that many urban dwellers long for. Without being pushed all the way out to the suburbs and dealing with excessive DC traffic, you can still have a charming and neighborly place to call home.

3701 Massachusetts Avenue Northwest

Very Walkable

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Cathedral Heights isn’t lacking for things to do however, Wisconsin Ave to the East serves the neighborhood as a hub for dining and social activity. You can hop a few blocks over to enjoy the delightful cuisine, cocktails, or a game of pool when the mood strikes.

Cathedral in Washington, DC
Overall Cathedral Heights is a gem of a neighborhood that provides a perfect nesting place for those who want a little less of the city, without completely missing out on all the exciting things that DC has to offer. For more information about living in Cathedral Heights, check out the Neighborhood Guide. We’ve provided a closer look at the neighborhood and compiled a list of local resources.

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1 Bedroom 01 Tier

1 Bed / 1 Bath

The Archer 2

1 available unit

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1 Bedroom 04 Tier

1 Bed / 1 Bath

The Archer 3

1 available unit

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2 Bedroom 08 Tier

2 Beds / 1 Bath

The Archer 4

2 available units

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2 Bedroom 1 Bath 09A Tier – Renovated

2 Beds / 1 Bath

The Archer 5

1 available unit

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2 Bedroom 2 Bath 10 Tier – Renovated

2 Beds / 2 Baths

The Archer 6

1 available unit

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Efficiency 07A Tier – Renovated

Studio / 1 Bath

The Archer 7

1 available unit

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The Archer 9

DISCLAIMER: All square footage and dimensions are approximate. Interior room and wall labels are for visualization/descriptive purposes only and are not to scale.

Lavish Interior Amenities & Spacious Floor Plans To Make You Feel Right At Home

Residents searching for upscale homes will find all that and more at The Archer. Each light-filled apartment features breathtaking views of historic attractions, newly renovated kitchens, gleaming refinished hardwood floors or new vinyl plank floors throughout.

Apartment Features

Oversized Balconies

Enjoy your own private view of our nation's capitol.*

Entertainment Ready

Each apartment comes pre-wired for high speed internet access and cable.

Beautiful Flooring

Gleaming refinished hardwood or parquet flooring.

Window Coverings

Window coverings available.

Redesigned Kitchens

Espresso cabinetry with soft closing drawers and chrome hardware.*


An abundance of closet space.


Gas & Water are included.

In-Unit W/D

In-unit washer & dryer to eliminate tedious laundry days.*


Soaring nine-foot ceilings and large kitchen islands.*

* In select units

You Won’t Have To Leave Home To Live Where The Life Is

Immerse yourself in the unique lifestyle The Archer Apartments offers. This newly renovated community provides stunning open concept floor plans, a state-of-art fitness center, lush outdoor gardens, and a warm, inviting lounge.

Community Amenities at The Archer Apartments in DC

Professionally Landscaped

Featuring a beautiful, lush outdoor courtyard.

Bike Storage

Complementary indoor secured bike storage.

Parcel Pending Package Locker System

Allows for secure package retrieval.


We aim to help reduce energy consumption and waste.

Controlled Access Community

Featuring a video monitoring system which allows you to view guests arriving at the main entrance.

New Laundry Facilities

Featuring Smart Laundry Machines which display status of laundry and machine availability via web or smartphone.

24-Hour Amenities

24-hour fitness center and resident lounge.

24-Hour On-Site Maintenance

Processional on-site maintenance offering 24-hour emergency service.

Pet Friendly*

*Pet restrictions apply.
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Flexible Lease

Flexible lease terms ranging 3–18 months.

No Smoking

We do not permit smoking on the premises.

Furnished Apartments

Furnished apartments available.

Historic Elegance

A mix of historic elegance combined with modern finishes.

Community Rewards

Community rewards program.


Secure resident portal & community app for electronic rent payments and maintenance requests.

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