Neighborhood near Sound at Gateway Commons in East Lyme, Connecticut

Coastal Living in East Lyme, Connecticut

Sound at Gateway Commons is a beautiful garden-style community near Gorton Pond that places you minutes away from the gorgeous coastline of Niantic Bay, home to the Niantic Boardwalk and a variety of dog-friendly beaches. Soak in the sunshine on the white sand of McCook’s Beach or dive into a platter of fresh seafood at Main Street Grill in Niantic as you enjoy the ocean views.

Exterior view of apartment buildings at Sound at Gateway Commons in East Lyme, Connecticut

Get Familiar With New London County

When you’re not enjoying the sights and sounds of the ocean waves at the nearby beaches, you’ll find yourself taking advantage of the restaurants, shops, and more near our community, including Starbucks and Brooks Plaza. You’re also close to I-95 and I-395 for swift commutes.

Contact the leasing office at Sound at Gateway Commons for a tour and explore the neighborhood while you’re here!

Resident grabbing some groceries near Sound at Gateway Commons in East Lyme, Connecticut


  • Niantic Center School
  • Connecticut College
  • US Coast Guard Academy
  • Lillie B. Haynes School


  • Brooks Plaza
  • Flanders Plaza
  • Costco Wholesale
  • Midway Plaza
  • Stop & Shop
  • Walmart Supercenter


  • Niantic Bay Playhouse
  • Florence Griswold Museum
  • Sculpture Grounds
  • Lyme Art Association
  • Niantic Children’s Museum
  • The Thomas Lee House

Major Employers

  • Pzizer, Electric Boat
  • United States Navy
  • Lawerance and Memorial Hospital
  • Foxwoods Casino
  • Mohegan Casino
  • Millstone


  • Main Street Grill in Niantic
  • The Shack
  • Osaka Asian Restaurant
  • East Lyme Pizza Restaurant
  • Smokey O’Grady’s
  • Daddy’s Noodle Bar
  • 7 Napkins
  • Taza Grille Middle Eastern Restaurant

Parks & Recreation

  • Niantic Boardwalk
  • McCook’s Beach
  • Giants Neck Beach
  • Rocky Neck State Park

Highly-Rated Schools in East Lyme, Connecticut

When you make this spot in New London County your new home base, you also get top-rated schools in the area:

  • East Lyme Middle School
  • Flanders School
  • Lillie B. Haynes School
  • Niantic Center School

Check out more in your area when you stop by for a personalized tour.

Happy family posing for a photo outside at Sound at Gateway Commons in East Lyme, Connecticut