The Cairns

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Lease by December 9th to take advantage of a reduced deposit of $99 and a waived application fee – call for details! Offer valid for new applicants with approved credit, on select apartment homes and subject to availability. Expires 12/9/19.

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The Cairns apartments in Seattle, WA offer a lifestyle immersed in culture and surrounded by adventure. Situated between Capitol Hill and South Lake Union, our community is uniquely positioned to offer access to all the best of the city, with sweeping skyline views and a sophisticated, modern home to match.

Choose from our studio, 1-, or 2-bedroom residences, all featuring a fully equipped kitchen that is ideal for entertaining guests. Inside each home, you’ll also find a combination of hardwood-style vinyl flooring and carpeting, ample storage space, and an in-unit washer and dryer. Showcasing beautiful views of the city, your Juliet-inspired balcony is perfect for an herb garden and a breath of fresh air.

Around our community, you will find a host of amenities that contribute to the convenience of everyday life, such as a 24-hour fitness center, a clubhouse, and a dog park for your furry friend. Perhaps best of all is our fantastic rooftop deck, with entertaining area and sparkling city views.

Just beyond our community, daily conveniences are minutes away. Whole Foods, Amazon Go, and 24-Hour Fitness, along with many nearby attractions like the Space Needle and the Museum of History & Industry (MOHAI) are all within easy reach.

If you must travel farther, getting around the city is a breeze on the South Lake Union Streetcar and with easy access to I-5.

*This community does not accept reusable (portable) tenant screening reports.

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Office Info


  • MonTue: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Wed: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • ThuSat: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Sun: Closed


Apartment Features

  • Patio/ Balcony
  • Cable Ready
  • Ceiling fan
  • Dish Washer
  • Disposal
  • Dryer
  • Central heating
  • A/C Port
  • Large closets
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • View
  • Washer
  • Window Coverings

Community Amenities

  • 24-Hour Availability
  • BBQ/Picnic Area
  • Clubhouse
  • Controlled access
  • Elevator
  • Fitness center
  • Night Patrol
  • On-site Maintenance
  • On-site Management
  • Pet friendly
  • Short Term Lease
  • Storage Space
  • Sundeck

Pet Policy

  • We allow cats and dogs
  • Up to 2 pets, upon approval
  • We love all pets, but the following breeds/crossbreeds are not allowed: Pit Bulls or Staffordshire Bull Terrier, Dobermans, Rottweilers, Chow Chows, German Shepherds, Huskies, Mastiffs, Great Danes, Malamutes, Akitas and Wolf Hybrids. Restrictions are subject to change without notice.

  • Big dogs are welcome - there are no weight restrictions
  • Monthly Pet Rent: Dogs $35/Cats $35
  • Deposit: $300 (for up to 2 pets).
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Leasing Details

  • Deposit:$500 on approved credit
  • Lease Term:We have flexible lease terms and pricing to fit your needs!
  • Application Fee:$48
  • *This community does not accept reusable (portable) tenant screening reports.


  • In the retail space just below our community, you will find Café Torino, an Italian-inspired café and Feierabend, a traditional pub serving authentic German comfort food and beer.

  • If you enjoy a vibrant nightlife, make sure to check out clubs such as LO-FI Performance Gallery, Unicorn, or The Baltic Room–all just a short ride away.

  • Spend a day on Lake Union kayaking, paddleboarding, sailing, or taking in the views at this favorite outdoor recreation spot.

  • Canlis has been a landmark fine-dining destination since the 1950s, serving up top-quality food, amazing service, and premium views with a formal dress code to match.

  • If you're craving something sweet, Top Pot Doughnuts serves up handmade artisanal doughnuts that are sure to satisfy your sweet tooth. 

  • Experience nature without venturing far at Washington Park Arboretum, UW Botanic Gardens, and the Seattle Japanese Garden each less than five miles away. 

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