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Moontower v. The Adeline: Which Downtown Phoenix Apartment is Right for Me? (Updated for 2024)

By Megan

With no shortage of apartments available in downtown Phoenix, it can be overwhelming to navigate all the pros and cons that each property has to offer and which one will be right for your lifestyle.

With many floor plans to explore, state-of-the-art amenities and a convenient location to downtown Phoenix, we know Moontower Phoenix will make a perfect home for our future residents. However, we know how important it is to consider all of your options with similar location and amenities.

In order to help you narrow down your options and understand what each property has to offer, we’ve made a side-by-side comparison between Moontower and The Adeline to evaluate the basics, location, amenities, pricing and floor plans.

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The Adeline Downtown Phoenix Exterior

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Comparing Downtown Phoenix Apartments: Moontower v. The Adeline

Property Moontower The Adeline
Address 811 N. 3rd St, Phoenix, AZ 222 E. Jefferson St. Phoenix, AZ
Year Built 2023 2021
Number of Stories 24 25
Distance from Roosevelt Row 6-minute walk 22-minute walk

The Basics

To start, let’s look at the basics.

Moontower Phoenix

Address: 811 N. 3rd St

Year Built: 2023

Number of Units: 326

Number of Stories: 24

The Adeline

Address: 222 E. Jefferson St.

Year Built: 2021

Number of Units: 379

Number of Stories: 25


Moontower Phoenix

Moontower, located at 811 N. 3rd St, is only one block from the bustling Roosevelt Row Arts District, home to First Friday and tons of local bars and restaurants.

Lucky’s, Châm Pang Lanes, Cobra Arcade Bar, Lacuna Kava Bar, and the Farmer’s Market are all within a block of Moontower. Other Phoenix hot spots, including The Brill Line and Pedal Haus Brewery, are just a few minutes walk away.

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Exterior of Moontower Apartments Phoenix, a new luxury apartments in downtown phoenix

The Adeline

Located south of Moontower on the corner of E Jefferson and 3rd St, The Adeline offers a convenient location near many downtown Phoenix hotspots.

The Adeline is across the street from Footprint Center and Chase Field, plus all the bars and restaurants surrounding these hubs. Conveniently located next to the Valley Metro rail system, you are a short distance from many downtown spots. Additionally, this location offers street-level retail, meaning there are a range of retailers to visit just outside your door.

The Adeline Exterior Phoenix

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Both locations offer a wide range of amenities. To make the comparison process easier, we have created this chart of the amenities available at each location.

Moontower The Adeline
Elevated Pool Deck X X
Jetted Hot Tub X X
Fitness Center X X
Yoga Studio X X
On-Demand Equipment X X
Private Conference Room X X
Concierge Services X
Clubhouse/Lounge X X
Outdoor Space w/ Grilling X X
Sauna X
On-site Coffee Shop X
Parking X X
Bike Parking X X
Bike Repair Shop X
Pet Spa X X
Onsite Pet Park X X

For more information on amenities, visit the amenities pages for Moontower and The Adeline.

Amenities at The Adeline Phoenix

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Pricing and Floor Plans

Moontower Phoenix

Moontower has studio, one-bedroom, and two-bedroom floor plans, with premium units offered. You can find current availability and pricing on our floor plan page.

The kitchen features elevated finishes and fixtures including white oak cabinets, brass hardware, marble-look quartz countertops and zellige-inspired backsplash. The space is equipped with stainless steel appliances, including a full-sized fridge, oven and stove top, microwave and dishwasher.

Moontower Apartments living room in downtown Phoenix

Open concept living space at Moontower. Pictured here is the Palo Verde floorplan.

The Adeline

The Adeline offers studio, one-bedroom, and two-bedroom floor plans, with premium units featuring balconies or patios. At the time of publication in January 2024, rates at The Adeline range from the $1,700s to over $3,000 per month, depending on unit type. All rates are subject to change. You can find current availability and pricing on The Adeline’s floor plan page.

The kitchens feature stainless steel appliances and quartz countertops. They also include pre-installed Wi-Fi with your first month free from COX.

The Adeline kitchen unit interior phoenix

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We hope this article will give you insight on these downtown Phoenix properties and helps you decide which is best for you. If you have any questions about Moontower or downtown Phoenix living, contact our leasing staff! We would love to help you with your housing search.

Originally published 9/8/2023. Last updated 1/3/2024.

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Megan is a regular contributing author for, covering leasing tips and all things downtown Phoenix. She has 3 years of experience in multifamily leasing and marketing. In her free time, you'll find Megan on a run, trying out new restaurants, or attending a yoga class.

January 03, 2024

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