Metro Marina Bay
7 Seaport Drive
Situated on a beautifully landscaped six-acre plot just a stone's throw from popular Quincy, MA destinations, the Metro Marina Bay Apartments are a prime location for anyone who enjoys the entertainment, shops and dining options that can be found in this historic area. Fully equipped one- and two-bedroom apartments provide modern amenities for comfortable living and offer easy access to public transportation.
Granite countertops in the kitchens and bathrooms make the apartments at Metro Marina Bay attractive and luxurious. Select units offer added features such as vaulted ceilings and soaking tubs. Private outdoor space is available for all tenants and may be a patio, balcony, deck or porch depending on the location within the building. Ceiling fans and central air conditioning work together to provide comfort in the warm weather while forced air gas heating combats the chill of winter.
Residents who enjoy entertaining will appreciate the full kitchens and dedicated dining areas included in the floor plans of these attractive apartments. Carpeted flooring, large closets and in-home washer/dryer units make for a well-rounded living space. Pets are welcome to share apartments with their owners as long as breed restrictions are observed.
Residents at Metro Marina Bay enjoy access to an onsite clubhouse with a billiard room, a modern fitness center and a business center for a perfect balance between recreation and work. When it's time to head to the office or go out for an evening on the town, regular shuttle service to the Red Line station provides fast access to nearby areas. For those who prefer to drive, parking is available in a garage with controlled access for added security.
Twenty-four hour onsite emergency maintenance gives tenants of the Metro Marina Bay Apartments peace of mind. In the event of a problem, someone is always there to take care of it and allow life to go on smoothly in this comfortable community.
Located on 6 beautifully-landscaped acres in Quincy's scenic Marina Bay neighborhood, the Metro Marina Bay luxury apartment community offers its residents the ultimate in upscale living. Tenants of the harbor side community enjoy spectacular views of the Boston skyline and bay. The complex is just steps away from the popular boardwalk that conveniently lets you take in specialty retail shops, waterfront dining, nightlife activities and awe-inspiring sunsets.
Whenever you feel the urge to explore the greater Boston area, you can take the complimentary shuttle to the MBTA Red Line that leaves every quarter hour weekdays from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Apartment options include studio and one- and two-bedroom units. Studio apartments include one bath and range from the 350-plus-square-foot unit for $1,779 per month to the 475-square-foot unit for $1,997 per month to the 500-square-foot unit for $1,949 per month.
One-bedroom, one-bath apartments range in size from 706 to 889 square feet and are priced between $1,899 and $2,678 per month.
Two-bedroom, two-bath units range in size from 1,059 to 1,248 square feet and rent between $2,399 and $3,273 per month.
Each luxurious unit includes a gas hot water heater and air conditioning. For extra energy savings, every bedroom features a ceiling, so you can turn off the air even on summer nights. The updated apartments feature beautiful all-new plank flooring.
The chef at heart will appreciate the contemporary updated kitchen that features granite countertops and garbage disposal. The EnergyStar-rated stainless steel appliances include an updated refrigerator with handy ice maker, a microwave, a self-cleaning oven and a multi-cycle dishwasher.
Each unit is pre-wired for cable and high-speed Internet, so it's ready for immediate hookup the minute you move in. There's no need to miss your favorite TV or online entertainment.
Although spacious walk-in closets provide plenty of storage room, you can also take advantage of extra storage units available at the community.
A washer and dryer are furnished, giving you the convenience of in-home laundry. Each unit also features its own balcony for those relaxing outdoor moments.
There's plenty of natural lighting in each apartment, and there are towering 9-foot-high ceilings in select units.
The smoke-free, pet-friendly community offers its residents a myriad of amenities, including an elevator, access for those with disabilities and 24-hour emergency maintenance. The secure complex is gated and access is controlled, and there's a fire sprinkler system for additional safety.
Entrepreneurs who prefer to avoid busy commutes can work in the 24-hour business center with computer, Internet access and printing, copying and faxing capabilities.
There's plenty to do for active community residents. The 24-hour fitness center features state-of-the-art equipment. Outdoor enthusiasts have their choice of several scenic walking and jogging trails. A billiards room lets you enjoy relaxing recreation with your neighbors.
The complimentary coffee bar and outdoor grilling stations are available for those breaks, snacks or summer picnics.
Your guests can enjoy free outdoor parking, and you can even rent a detached garage.
Marina Bay Neighborhood
Located in the northwestern area of the Squantum Peninsula, the mixed-use neighborhood of Marina Bay consists of condos and commercial and entertainment facilities. Because of its popularity among urban professionals and contemporary businesses, Marina Bay has come to be known as a successful example of New Urbanism, or traditional neighborhood development, a design movement that emphasizes an environmentally-friendly lifestyle.
A couple notable attractions in Marina Bay include a seaside boardwalk and the 685-slip Brewer Marina Bay. Brewer Marina Bay offers a wide range of services and amenities to their customers. The slips include full-fingered docks and can accommodate vessels with a length of up to 300 feet. The marina provides dry winter storage for vessels in a secure, fenced-in, paved and lighted yard with electricity and security system protection.
The marina also offers complete vessel services, including technical troubleshooting, diagnostics and repair, detailing, bottom painting, shrink wrapping and removal and replacement of tanks, engines and generators.
The marina offers a number of special on-site amenities, including Wi-Fi at select decks, gas and diesel fuel, parts, laundry facilities and drink delivery.
Area restaurants feature various cuisines, but as one would expect, many specialize in the finest local New England seafood. The Chantey at Marina Bay, which features Friday night karaoke, includes seafood for every course on their menu. For an appetizer, try the lightly-fried firecracker shrimp tossed in a sweet and spicy chili sauce. A featured soup is none other than New England clam chowder. "From the sea" entrees include baked haddock, fish & chips served with healthy kale coleslaw and fried or baked scallops. For lunch, the Chantey features the fried haddock sandwich with cheddar cheese, the tuna melt on white or wheat bread and their exclusive fish tacos, which are flour tortillas filled with tilapia and served with chips and salsa.
Offering fine dining in a casual atmosphere, Captain Fishbones features seafood with an Italian twist. Begin your meal with shrimp tacos, mussels or crab cakes served with lemon and tartar sauce for an appetizer. One of Captain Fishbones' soup specialties is the classic New England clam chowder. There's a great variety of seafood entrees, including fried clams, lobster, baked or fried cod or scallops, pan-roasted or baked haddock and the fisherman's platter with clams, cod, scallops and shrimp. Authentic Italian seafood pasta dishes include shrimp scampi with linguine, lobster mac 'n cheese and salmon risotto with roasted red pasta sauce.
Served until 3 p.m., Captain Fishbones' lunch choices include the fried codfish BLT and lobster roll served on a buttered New England-style hot dog bun.
A family-owned favorite seasonal eatery is Tony's Clam Shop. The establishment is closed for the winter, but loyal patrons will claim it's well worth the wait until next summer. Now seating more than 100, Tony's started serving customers more than 50 years ago as a simple takeout stand. A beautiful indoor greenhouse and outdoor patio now help to create the ideal family dining atmosphere.
Seafood soups, such as homemade clam chowder and shrimp and corn chowders, are among the favorites at Tony's. Healthy broiled seafood dishes include spicy cod loin, sea scallops, swordfish, salmon, eight-piece jumbo shrimp and the seafood platter. Another healthy choice is baked stuffed shrimp.
A popular platter at Tony's is their fish 'n chips served with fries and coleslaw. Another favorite is the lobster salad roll basket served with fries. Delectable garden salads include seafood choices such as fresh lobster, grilled shrimp and seared sea scallop salads.