Centrally located in downtown Stamford, CT Vela on the Park is just steps away from countless City attractions, including the arts, entertainment, and many gourmet food options. You’ll also find easy access to miles of walking and bike paths, classic stage productions, and national headliners.
At just 1000 steps from a major rail hub, there is no location more convenient for travel, no matter where you’re going or how you’re getting there.
- 8-minute stroll to Metro North at Stamford Transportation Center
- Easy, convenient access to I-95 and Merritt Parkway
- Free Parking
- Uber/Lyft/Taxi waiting area
Vela on the Park is located at the top of Restaurant Row. Enjoy the unusual urban opportunity to immerse yourself in the arts, savor fine dining and enjoy the outdoors, often at the same time.
- ARTWALK Stamford
- Independent Film Center
- Open Studios
- Stamford Downtown Farmer’s Market
- Tennis Courts
- Ferguson Public Library
ON THE PARKS
Vela on the Park is surrounded by two parks on the west and southeast. Mill River Park is your front lawn - a verdant, urban restoration project that is mindfully rejuvenating the Rippowam River habitat. Mill River Park will offer waterfront recreation and well-tended, native plantings. Columbus Park is just a few steps away, a popular spot for socializing on a sunny day, and enjoying an eclectic mix of entertainment at night.
- Summer Concert Series-Alive@Five and Wednesday Nite Live
- Outdoor Fitness and Games
- Biking and Walking Paths
- Parades/ Festivals
- Water Activities
- Guided Nature Tours
On the Parks