|Minimum Stay||2 - 3 nights|
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To cover some FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS up front: Yes, there is 1 private, off-street parking spot; No, this home may not be used to host parties or events of any kind. It also may not serve as a media site of any kind (i.e. film, tv, photography); No pets of any kind are allowed; and this is a smoke free property.
Save money spent on high-priced DC hotels; and instead, live like a local in this classic, fully furnished 3-bedroom, 1-bathroom DC rowhouse. All you need to do is bring your suitcase! Built in 1930, this home has been updated while preserving some of the historic charm such as original hardwood floors throughout and subway tile in the bathroom. Comfortably sleeps up to 6 people. Free high speed, wireless internet is available throughout the entire house and there are TVs on the 1st first floor and master bedroom with basic cable is (Verizon FiOS). A full size washer/dryer is located in the basement that is free for you to use. During the warm months, enjoy a seat on the patio and use the charcoal barbecue grill. All bed linens, towels, and kitchen cookware and utensils are provided. A car is recommended when staying at this rental.
PARKING: There is 1 private, off street parking spot in the driveway. Additional parking is available on the street.
TRANSIT: 1 block from bus stop which will take you to the Fort Totten Metro Station (1.3 mi, green/yellow/red lines). Takoma Metro Station is also nearby (2 mi, red line) and Georgia Ave Petworth Station is also 2 mi away. DC's main train station, Union Station (Amtrak, Metro, MARC), is 5 mi away.
BIKE RENTAL: Capital Bikeshare has a bike rental station nearby.
COOLING/HEATING: During the warm months, there are several in-window air conditioning units that keep the entire house cool. There is also a portable fan. When the weather is cold, the house is heated by radiators throughout the house and controlled on a central thermostat located on the first floor. Be forewarned, for your comfort during the winter you will likely need to set the thermostat higher than 70F, especially when upstairs at night.
Below are some local conveniences and attractions for your reference.
GROCERY: Walmart Supercenter (0.7 mi), Giant Food- Riggs Plaza with a small Starbucks inside (1.7 mi)
NEARBY CAFES/FOOD: Culture Coffee (0.3 mi), Tony's Place (0.3 mi), McDonald's (0.7 mi)
TOURIST ATTRACTIONS: National Zoo (2 mi), White House (5.0 mi), National Mall (5.3 mi), Smithsonian museums (5.5 mi), Lincoln Memorial (6.5 mi), MLK Memorial (7.9 mi), Rock Creek Park (1.1 mi), DC Convention Center (4.3 mi)
UNIVERSITIES: Howard U (2.4 mi), Catholic U (1.9 mi), American U (5.4 mi), Georgetown U (7.1 mi), Gallaudet U (4.9 mi)
PRO SPORTS: Verizon Center (5.0 mi), Nationals Park (6.9 mi), RFK Stadium (6.5 mi)
Tenant(s) canceling reservations over 30 days prior to arrival will be issued a full refund. Tenant(s) canceling reservations less than 30 days but more than 14 days to arrival date will be issued a full refund less the $200 security deposit. Tenant(s) canceling reservation less than 14 days prior to arrival date will not receive any refund. This excludes any processing fees assessed by VRBO which are non-refundable.
DC has a rich history and many attractions. Want to tour the White House? Plan way in advance and write your local Congress-person. The National Monument, Smithsonian Museums, Vietnam War Memorial, Washington Zoo, Jefferson Memorial are just a few sights. In late March-early April, the Cherry Blossoms are in full bloom. Not to mention all of the wonderful neighborhoods such as Capitol Hill, Adam's Morgan, Georgetown, Dupont Circle, and Chinatown.
Neighboring states VA and MD have a lot to offer as well. In VA, Arlington National Cemetery and Mount Vernon Estate aren't far from downtown DC. Civil War buffs may want to drive out to Manassas to the Battlefield Park.
MD also has many sights. Spend a day in Baltimore. Go to the Baltimore Harbor and eat world famous blue crabs. Tour Fort McHenry and the Edgar Allen Poe House. Head to Annapolis, located on the Chesapeake Bay and home to the US Naval Academy.
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly||Event|
Jan 18 2017 - Jan 24 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
|Refundable Damage Deposit||C$267|