Orchard Meadows

3421 Sonia Trail, Ellicott City, MD 21043 410-461-2522 1-2 1-2 800-1144 sq ft Pet Friendly

Welcome to our Certified GREEN community, Orchard Meadows. Built to a high standard of energy efficiency and environmental responsibility, the community offers a superior level of comfort and value.

In addition to its ideal location, just minutes from historic Ellicott City, Orchard Meadows is just 5 minutes from downtown Columbia, a vibrant city featuring Columbia Mall, Merrieweather Post Pavillion, the Johns Hopkins Columbia Medical Center, and the iconic Columbia Lakefront. There is also easy access to nearby transportation hubs including Interstate-70, Interstate-95, Route 29, and Route 100 as well as Maryland commuter rail service, MARC. The community is also in close proximity to schools and multiple shopping and dining destinations.

Among the long list of standard features, each apartment home has 9' ceilings, open floorplans, designer appointments and is equipped with full-size washers & dryers. Plus all building entrances are access controlled and equipped with elevators, trash compactors and beautifully appointed lobbies. And don't forget the Clubhouse, 24/7 fitness center and pool!


  • Nine foot ceilings
  • Fully sprinklered (automatic fire suppression system)
  • Upgraded Flooring
  • Oversized windows
  • Mini Blinds
  • Raised panel wood doors
  • Full-sized Energy Star® washers & dryers
  • High-speed internet included in rent
  • Large closets
  • Designer kitchens & baths 

Energy Efficiency & Environmental Features

  • Built to Green Certification Standard
  • Energy Star® Appliances
  • Low Flow shower heads
  • 1.4 gal flush toilets
  • High efficiency individual hot water heaters and split-system heat pump heating & cooling systems
  • Individual metering for resident electricity
  • Energy Star® lighting
  • Best practices storm water management, including bio-retention and rain gardens


  • Elevator access – all buildings, all floors
  • Controlled access entry to all buildings
  • Interior trash & recycling disposal
  • Individual building lobbies w/designer furnishings
  • Interior mail rooms in each building
  • Bike storage
  • Bark Park
  • Clubhouse with gathering room, kitchen & 24/7 fitness center
  • Pool and picnic/grilling area
  • 24-hour emergency maintenance
  • Professionally landscaped grounds

Location Advantages

  • Great access to transportation, located minutes from I-70, I-95, RT. 29, and RT. 100, as well as MARC Commuter Rail Stations
  • Less than 5 miles from the modern Johns Hopkins Medical Center, which includes 24 hr. emergency care
  • Major retail, restaurants, medical, and professional offices, all within walking distance from the community
  • High school, middle school, and elementary schools are less then 5 miles away.
  • World class art and entertainment at the Merriweather Post Pavillion
  • Minutes from historic downtown Ellicott City
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