Urban Terrace

With sweeping views of the Golden Gate Bridge, Palace of Fine Arts and the Marina District, the WiFi enabled 2,500 square foot rooftop terrace will become your sanctuary. Whether its having a dinner party with friends, chatting around the fireplace, or sun bathing on a beautiful day, you will find that it's one of the best places in town.



Tenant portal

Residents have access to VELA apartments online tenant portal for the building. This allow residents to conveniently submit rent payments online, submit work requests directly to building management, and keep up to date with happenings around the apartment community.

Green living

At VELA  we believe that environmental sustainability is a necessity. Built according to LEED Gold® standards, Vela has implemented a number of building features such as stormwater retention, LED lighting throughout, sustainable building materials and independent zone heating to reduce our energy footprint.



pet policy

VELA apartments is a pet friendly community that welcomes both dogs and cats. The Marina is one of the best places in the city to have a dog or cat. Contact our leasing staff for more information. Restrictions apply. Please contact us for details.



VELA is filled with the latest in technology. From the key-less access controlled building lobby and unit front doors, to the CAT wiring for ultra high-speed internet that will make you smile from ear to ear. All units have multi-zone heating, video intercom systems, and are wired for data, tele, and TV.




Residents at VELA can enjoy the wide array of activities, restaurants and shopping locations that are located just steps from the building. Chestnut Street, The Presidio, The Marina Green, and Union Street are all located within short walking distance.