Whether you’re moving to Nashville or just relocating within the city, it’s hard to find the perfect place to live. To help with your move, here’s a list of the best Nashville apartments. Some of them have insanely nice amenities while others keep it simple, allowing them to be more affordable. We’re glad Nashville has a lot of apartments to choose from, but that also means we can’t list them all. So here are our current picks for the best apartments in Nashville.
Apartment Discounts & Specials
Many of Nashville’s top apartment communities are offering enticing discounts to new residents. Here’s a list of current deals.
Please note, these specials are for a limited time and subject to change without notice. Stipulations may apply.
- The Place at 5th + Broadway – One month FREE rent and virtual tours now available
- The Flats at Silo Bend – One month FREE rent on select one and two bedrooms
- Vertis Green Hills – at least one month FREE rent on select apartment homes
- NOVEL West Nashville – up to 6 weeks FREE rent on a 13+ month lease
- The Griff – One month FREE rent on select floor plans
- City View – 6 weeks FREE rent AND furnished options
- The Guthrie North Gulch – 1/2 off the first full month’s rent for move-ins by May 31, 2020, on select floor plans
- 505 Nashville – Mention GURU to waive your administration fee (a $350 savings)
- Pine Street Flats – Virtual tours available! Mention Nashville Guru for a discounted $99 application and $500 off the first full month. Preferred employers receive $150 extra off the first full month.
- 1200 Broadway – Mention Nashville Guru to waive the application and administration fees
- Park Central – waived application and admin fees if you look and lease
Best Apartments in Nashville
The Place at 5th + Broadway
*Current Special: One month FREE rent and virtual tours now available*
Live in Nashville’s newest luxury community, The Place, which is located right in the heart of Downtown on Broadway. From honky-tonks to eateries to entertainment, you couldn’t be any closer to all of the city’s best offerings. This community is part of the Fifth + Broadway development, a mixed-use mecca with dining, shopping, offices, and the National Museum of African American Music. The Place offers over 380 units across 34 stories with studio, one-, two-, and three-bedroom floor plans. Amenities include a rooftop pool, expansive fitness center, dog run, and city views.
The Guthrie North Gulch
*Current Special: 1/2 off the first full month’s rent for move-ins by May 31, 2020, on select floor plans*
The Guthrie North Gulch is an apartment community located in the north Gulch, a prime location in Nashville with bustling new development. Community amenities include a resort-style saltwater pool, cabanas, towel service, outdoor terrace, grilling stations, recording studio, onsite half acre dog park, rooftop clubroom, business center, 24-hour fitness center, indoor pet spa, courtyard with fire pit and bocce ball, and many more. The apartment homes feature 10′ ceilings, pantries, large kitchen islands, stainless steel appliances, Google Fiber, and large terraces and balconies.
Residences at Capitol View
Photo Credit: Capitol View
Neighborhood: North Gulch / Capitol View
The Residences at Capitol View are located in the North Gulch area, just a short distance to the heart of the Gulch, Downtown, and Germantown. Residents don’t even need to leave the block though–there’s over 130,000 square feet of dining (try M.L.Rose), shopping, and entertainment on the ground level. One-of-a-kind amenities include a full-size golf simulator and lounge, music room, massage room, spa, sauna, resistance pool, and private wine cellar. The studio, one-, two-, and three-bedroom apartment homes feature upscale details like Misterio quartz countertops, farmhouse-style sinks, Roman soaking tubs, and rain shower heads.
Pine Street Flats
*Current Special: Virtual tours available! Mention Nashville Guru for a discounted $99 application and $500 off the first full month. Preferred employers receive $150 extra off the first full month.*
Neighborhood: The Gulch
Pine Street Flats is an established apartment building located in the Gulch in Nashville, Tennessee. Each home is inviting with modern stainless steel appliances, dark granite countertops, and hardwood floor styling throughout. The highlights of living at Pine Street Flats are the personalized resident services, the luxurious pool and outdoor space, and proximity to tons of restaurants and retail spaces in Nashville. You can also walk to neighboring areas such as Downtown Nashville, Demonbreun, and Midtown.
Neighborhood: Rolling Mill Hill / SoBro
River House is located in the Rolling Mill Hill area, an elevated section of SoBro providing brilliant views of the city. With the close proximity to Crema and Pinewood Social, you’ll never have a lack of caffeine as a resident at River House. There are one, two, and three bedroom apartment homes available. Amenities include a pool, fitness center, and club lounge, just to name a few. Dog owners will also appreciate the dog wash and on-site dog exercise area.
*Current Special: Mention GURU to waive your administration fee (a $350 savings)*
505 Nashville is a 45-story residential skyscraper, making it the largest residential building in Nashville. It’s centrally located in Downtown, giving residents easy access to Music City’s booming restaurant scene and live music experiences. 505 offers luxury penthouses and residence units, over an acre of indoor and outdoor amenities, floor-to-ceiling views, and open floor plans.
Novel West Nashville
Photo Credit: Novel West Nashville
*Current Special: Up to 6 weeks FREE rent on a 13-month lease*
Neighborhood: West Nashville
NOVEL West Nashville is a fresh new apartment community located a short drive from downtown and close to outdoor destinations like the Cumberland River and Percy Warner Park. There are studio, one-, two-, and three-bedroom floor plans and community amenities like an on-site social club, an event lawn with a tournament-style volleyball court, resort-style saltwater pool, a spacious dog park, and a two-story fitness center.
The Flats at Silo Bend
Photo Credit: Flats at Silo Bend
*Current Special: One month FREE rent on select 1 and 2 bedroom apartments*
Neighborhood: The Nations
The Flats at Silo Bend is a brand new apartment community in the The Nations neighborhood. The Nations is currently one of the prime areas for new retail and development in Nashville, including places like Frothy Monkey, Nicky’s Coal Fired, and Fat Bottom Brewing Co., making it an exciting place to live. The Flats at Silo Bend has a salt water pool, game room, bocce ball court, dog park, and pet spa. Apartment amenities include granite countertops, subway tile backsplash, USB outlets, and stainless steel appliances.
BentoLiving Chestnut Hill
Want ultimate flexibility? BentoLiving Chestnut Hill may be the most flexible option in Music City. This brand new community offers shorter leasing options with no long-term commitment. Pay one monthly bill for everything, including hi-speed wifi, deep cleaning, linen and towel service, and more. There’s even an option to earn back rent by subletting the space. BentoLiving Chestnut Hill also has a hotel component for stays less than 30 days. Floor plans include studio, one bedroom, and two bedroom.
*Current Special: One month FREE rent on select floor plans*
How about living on a river in Germantown? The Griff Apartments are located on a bluff overlooking the Cumberland River, offering one-of-a-kind views. Germantown is home to some of Nashville’s most popular restaurants like Rolf & Daughters and 5th and Taylor plus boutiques like Abednego and Alexis + Bolt. Floor plans include studio, one-, and two-bedroom options with features like built-in bluetooth speakers, private balconies or patios, USB outlets, full-size washers and dryers, and nine-foot ceilings throughout.
The Gossett on Church
Photo Credit: The Gossett on Church
The Gossett on Church is a luxury apartment community with one-, two-, and three-bedroom apartment homes featuring tiled backsplashes, custom cabinetry, walk-in closets, and up to 18′ ceilings. Its central location allows for each access to Downtown, Germantown, The Gulch, and Midtown. Community amenities include a bocce ball court, dog spa and run, salt water pool, onsite fitness classes, and club room.
Vertis Green Hills
*Current Special: at least 1 month FREE rent on select apartment homes*
Neighborhood: Green Hills
Green Hills’ new luxury high-rise community, Vertis Green Hills, offers studio, one, two and three bedroom apartment homes and penthouses. Interior features include floor-to-ceiling windows, Nest thermostats, stainless steel appliances, quartz countertops and washer and dryers. Most homes also have private balconies. Residents can take advantage of the five-star services like housekeeping, on-site spa, and dry cleaning, as well as the saltwater pool, yoga studio, spin bikes, and dog park. Char Restaurant, True Food Kitchen, and Brixx Wood Fired Pizza are just a few of the retail options in the building, not to mention the dozens of other options within walking distance.
Photo Credit: Park Central
*Current Special: waived application and admin fees if you look and lease*
Neighborhood: West End
Park Central is located on Centennial Park, Nashville’s largest urban park. If you’re the active type, this might be the spot for you! At this apartment building, you’ll get top-of-the-line interior finishes and amenities. Community amenities include a heated rooftop pool, a fully equipped fitness center, yoga/spin room, conference room and much more. The location, amenities, and really nice units make this a great apartment to check out.
Photo Credit: 1818 Church
1818 Church is located in the West End / Midtown area. The apartment community has a saltwater pool, a pool lounge, outdoor TVs, a fitness center, a club room, and more. This building features studios, lofts, and one bedrooms all with modern interiors.
Photo Credit: City View
*Current Special: 6 weeks FREE rent AND furnished options*
Neighborhood: Rolling Mill Hill / SoBro
City View, located on Rolling Mill Hill just south of the action on Lower Broadway, offers studio, one-, two-, and three-bedroom floor plans. The apartment homes have expansive ceilings, stackable washer and dryer, large closets, gourmet kitchens, and custom-tiled bathrooms. Community amenities include a waterfront rooftop sky lounge, billiards room with dry bar and shuffleboard, 24-hour athletic club, pool, and greenway access.
Neighborhood: Rolling Mill Hill / SoBro
Terra House is comprised of studio, one and two bedroom apartments. This LEED-certified community in the Rolling Mill Hill area features a fitness center, pool, clubroom, partially covered pet park, and dog washing station. Apartment units have expansive ceiling heights, oversized windows, stainless steel appliances, and granite countertops.
*Current Special: Mention Nashville Guru to waive the application and administration fees*
Talk about an incredible location—this brand new residential community is located where Broadway meets The Gulch. 1200 Broadway offers studio, one, two, and three bedroom floor plans and amenities like a 70′ lap pool, a yoga lawn, a sky deck and lounge, and Whole Foods on site.
Neighborhood: East Nashville
The Cleo is a fresh apartment community in East Nashville, offering contemporary living spaces with funky flare. Residents can enjoy a private conversation inside the Airstream in the club room, or get a group together for bocce ball and ping pong in the courtyard. Floor plans include studio, one and two bedroom options.
These are Nashville Guru’s current picks for best apartments in Nashville. More apartment complexes are opening and renovating every month, so this guide is updated on an ongoing basis. Let us know your favorite places to live in Nashville in the comments below!