HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled Family icon
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance +44 (0) 800 917 5992
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance +44 (0) 800 917 5992

Large Bright Kalorama Apartment - Walk everywhere! Enjoy DC's best area

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,600 sq ft
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 nights


About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2 Bath, (Sleeps 6+)apartment in historic building with gardens

A beautiful oasis of tranquility in the heart of Washington D.C.'s most amazing neighborhood. You can see the unit and the neighborhood in more detail at http://www.peterevansphotography.com/biltmore1822.htm

Steps to grocery stores, groundbreaking restaurants from every cuisine, drug stores, dry cleaners, 24/7 food and entertainment. Walk to metro, buses across the street, taxi/Uber/Lyft available any time of day/night, Zip Car and city bikes around the corner.

Newly decorated with eclectic mix of modern ( Restoration Hardware and Ikea) with vintage antique furniture, new hardwood floors, warm rugs, leather furniture, 55' TV, large closets and nicely furnished bedrooms. Very large master bedroom with King bed and sitting area. Large queen bedroom and a full size bedroom.

Main room with comfy sectional couch, flat screen with high speed WIFI, Roku, and cable TV. Dining table for 4 that expands if needed off the full kitchen with all plates, glasses, coffee maker, toaster oven, etc.

Apartment, bathrooms and kitchen recently updated. This is your own separate space in the building with a separate entrance and self contained apartment. Garden and front porch are available to use during your stay.

This is a great location to see the city, enjoy DC's most interesting restaurants and nightlife, museums, theater, the national zoo, and all the sights the city has to offer.

- National Mall, White House and work areas such as World Bank, Federal agencies, Smithsonian, Convention Center, etc... Requires walking up 2 flights of stairs. No handicap accessibility.

Shop, work, and play in DC's best neighborhood and make the most out of your stay in the nation's capitol!

Keywords: Dupont Circle, Kalorama, Embassy Row, Adams Morgan, National Mall, White House, Metro, Neighborhood, close to everything in DC, Near George Washington University, Connecticut Ave, Downtown offices, Washer/Dryer, Air conditioning, dishwasher, nearby parking

More Details

Member since: 2011
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, We can always try google translate if need be!
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
21 April, 2018

About Linda

Stubbornly fixing up parts of the nation's capitol since 1998.

Linda purchased this apartment in 1998

Why Linda chose Adams Morgan

Largest apartment, updated, clean, well maintained, comfortable,tremendous property in one of the most interesting neighborhoods in Washington - go to the history page. http://www.nps.gov/nr/travel/wash/dc45.htm - there is a great overview of the neighborhood - Originally one of the capitol's earliest country retreats (Lincoln's cabin was a mile down Columbia road) it became the Park Avenue of the city in the 20's when the cable cars began transporting the well to do out to their homes in Chevy Chase. Biltmore street was known as General's alley until the second world war when many of the general's and Admiral's assigned to the Pentagon lived on this leafy street.

The property is within walking distance or a short bus ride to just about anything you would want to see or do in the nation's Capitol.

What makes this apartment unique

This property is a peaceful oasis in DC's best neighborhood - President Obama settled here, Ivanka Trump is 6 blocks away, and you may spot them at one of the restaurants or shops they frequent around the corner. You can walk to anything you need with 80 restaurants/coffee shops/bars feet away, 3 supermarkets 1 organic market - half a block 2 - 2 blocks 3 - 5 blocks, a drug store 1 block, Kinko's/FedEx around corner, 4 dry cleaners around corner, metro Red Line and Green Line several blocks away and bus stops across the street on the bus route to the American Institute for Radiologic Pathology (AIRP) course location. For some more pictures of the unit and the neighborhood go to:



Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Adams Morgan in Northwest Washington

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 17:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • This historic property, in Kalorama, one of the closest neighborhoods to all the DC attractions, is eclectic and requires that people are fully mobile
  • No smoking in the apartment or on the grounds - please use the sidewalk
  • People live and work in the building - quiet hours 11PM to 7 AM
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • Monument View
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Recently updated
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bright large bathroom with lots of storage. Recently updated
  • Bathrooms updated
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , Euro foldout couch in living area that is size of double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Sectional couch great extra space to sleep
  • King size bed (1),Queen size beds (1) Double size bed (1) Euro foldout couch (1) equivalent to double so 8 people can sleep in unit.
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 10 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
Stay in gorgeous Kalorama and see why the president, ambassadors, and the city's powerful live in this fabulous, tree lined community in the heart of the nation's capitol. Beautiful garden and outdoor space, large closets for storage, secure neighborhood, coffee maker, espresso machine, toaster oven, large unique shower, nicely decorated, quiet and walk to anything you need!


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(21 traveller reviews)

85% Complete
14% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
Large Bright Kalorama Apartment - Walk everywhere! Enjoy DC's best area
average rating of 4.857143 based on 21 reviews

Nice, clean house in a nice neighborhood and good hosts.

  • 4 of 5

The Kalorama and Adams Morgan area provided some nice restaurants. I would recommend the roofers union, Johnny's and lapis for eating. There may be others but these were really good. Across the bridge there is Open City which is a great breakfast location. It was easy to walk up the street to the supermarket for breakfast and snack items. The house has all the necessary emminities. The beds were comfortable. We utilized the metro after using other transportation services and would recommend using it to others. The walk across the bridge to access the nearest terminal is an easy 10-15 minute walk. Overall a very nice place.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Beautiful property in a quiet neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

Loved staying here - very comfortable for our family of 5.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0


  • 5 of 5

I loved staying here. The location for us was perfect. We had plenty of space, it was clean, and everything was supplied for us. Everything was in good condition. We had one issue (on my part) and they were able to help me immediately. I would recommend this place to stay to everyone and anyone .

  • Review Submitted: 31-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Nice apartment, clean and updated

  • 5 of 5

Friendly and helpful hosts, great location for exploring D.C. for a family of 4. Having a third bedroom was particularly convenient.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0
Greenwood Indiana

Great Stay in DC

  • 5 of 5

This was a good choice for our trip to Washington DC. We had three people staying and could have had fit about 5 to 6 total. Our hosts (John & Linda) were very helpful and everything went as planned. The metro is about a 12 minute walk from the residence and we used it every day we stayed.

If you have a car leave it at home. Parking is a nightmare. However there is a secure lot at 2302 Calvert St NW, Washington, DC 20008 that charges $20 a day that we used. I would highly recommend this option.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
2 0
Santa Clarita

A perfect time in DC

  • 5 of 5

Great location! Just blocks from the Dupont Circle and Woodley Zoo stations. We were comfortable and happy campers for the Inauguration ceremonies.

I would definitely stay here again on our next trip here.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
2 0


Nearest Airport
7 Miles
Reagan national
Nearest Barpub
0.03 Miles
Madam's Organ
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Hain's Point
Nearest Train
0.4 Miles
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.01 Miles
Mintwood Place
Nearest Ski
35 Miles
Nearest Beach
80 Miles
Car: not necessary

In the Heart of DC - Beautiful Garden welcomes you to this great location in secure, upscale, and lovely downtown DC neighborhood yet easy walk to all major attractions, metro, bus service, 75 restaurants and shops, family friendly, free street parking or adjacent parking for fee, close to Rock Creek Park for riding bikes or running, gyms, walk to bars and night life, no car necessary.

Perfect for American Institute for Radiologic Pathology (AIRP) course students - The property is on the bus route that goes directly to the course buildings ( approximately 15 minutes).

A little neighborhood history: This area historically was part of the 19th century estate 'Kalorama' and enjoyed a reputation for its natural ambience. It was not until the turn of the century that urban development extended the city of Washington into and beyond the borders of this area. The land that now comprises Kalorama Triangle was subdivided in the early 1880s. It was the redelineation of Connecticut Avenue (1897-1907) in conjunction with construction of bridges and the introduction of two major streetcar lines that formed Kalorama Triangle and established its urban character.

Kalorama Triangle, due to the contracted period of time during which it was developed, as well the awareness of architectural styles, is a particularly important illustration of the aesthetics of middle-class speculative housing during the early years of the 20th century. The neighborhood is composed both of examples of high style architecture and modest builder-designed dwellings, but it is primarily a showcase for the stylistic variations of popular trends. Three important styles are abundant in Kalorama Triangle: English Arts and Crafts, Georgian Revival and Mediterranean (including both Italian and Spanish derivatives).

The first house constructed on the newly subdivided land was the Fuller House NR in 1893 at 2317 Ashmead Place. This house, designed by its owner, Thomas Fuller, is an early and important representation of the influence of the English Arts and Crafts Movement on residential architecture in the United States.

In 1898, Walter Peter introduced the Georgian Revival style into the district with his design for the residence at 1842 Mintwood Place. This style met with great popularity as a mode for rowhouse design. An example of the Colonial Revival style is 1901 Biltmore Street. It was built in 1901 by Alex Miller to the design of Speiden and Speiden. Several dwellings, 1848 and 1923 Biltmore Street, for example, illustrate a mixture of both Mediterranean and Georgian Revival styles. A.R.Taylor built 1923 Biltmore Street in 1907 and Arthur B. Heaton designed 1848 Biltmore Street in 1909.

1850 and 1852 Biltmore Street provide the most handsome examples of the Mediterranean influence in the Kalorama Triangle. They were designed and built by W. Granville Guss for himself in 1911. The popularity of the Spanish Revival style rose in the 1920s. The firm of Sonneman and Justement designed a row of houses on Ashmead Place that were built in 1921.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Adams Morgan, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Late summer days
4 Aug 2018 - 15 Sep 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Peak Fall Season
16 Sep 2018 - 9 Nov 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £92.86
Property Damage Protection £56.43

Travelers must sign an agreement with all the terms and conditions in order to book rental and make payment or deposit for payment depending on how far out the booking is completed. Deposit is nonrefundable 120 days out.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
Ask Owner a Question

You might like these similar holiday rentals