Cardinal Forest is a community of condos, townhouses and single-family homes in Fairfax County at Springfield. Cardinal Forest condos are a garden-style, the contemporary community consists of over 1,000 units with options for one, two or three-bedroomed condos available. Cardinal Forest was built around 1968. Cardinal Forest features 130 acres of mature landscaping that is very well tended.
Forrester Boulevard is a short distance from the Cardinal Forest condos and there are several Metro stops along this road. For national and international travel, residents of the area are fortunate to live relatively close to two airports. These are Washington Dulles International Airport and Ronald Reagan National Airport.
Some of the top-rated restaurants in the area include El Paso Mexican Restaurant, Eleni’s Greek Taverna, Mike’s American, Thai Café, Houlihan’s, Malek’s Pizza Palace, Kana Sushi, Afghan Bistro, Bangkok Noodle, and Thai Ghang Waan. Cardinal Forest is served by Cardinal Forest Elementary School, Irving Middle School, and West Springfield High School.
Cardinal Forest is bounded on two sides by parkland, including beautiful Lake Accotink Park which comprises nearly 500 acres of forested parkland surrounding a 77-acre lake. You are also only minutes away from Burke Lake Regional Park, Hidden Pond Nature Center and many other outdoor venues.