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Upscale and Quiet in Kalorama: 3-Bedrooms, 2-baths, Garden, Driveway Option

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,850 sq. ft.
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms + Air Mattress, 2 Baths (Sleeps 6)

Historic home, in a quiet tree-lined neighborhood, 2 blocks from the heart of the action!

Elegant 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, on the 1st floor of a classic DC townhouse. Located in one of the most upscale sections of the city - the west side of DuPont Circle, in Kalorama - the safest neighborhood in DC. President Obama lives just around the corner!

The property is exceptionally large - 1850 square feet of indoor living space - featuring high ceilings, tall windows and original French doors. Enhancing those quarters are two private gardens: the courtyard for dining alfresco and the patio for conversation around the garden.

The bedrooms are nicely sized and comfortably appointed, the mattresses topped with freshly laundered linens, cleaned just prior to your arrival. The master bedroom overlooks the courtyard, and has an organic king mattress and en-suite bathroom. The second bedroom is even larger, with French doors leading out to the garden. The third bedroom is smaller and rustic, yet the glass ceiling gives you the thrill of gazing at the stars from bed.

The kitchen is fully equipped, and if you're into organics, included is a juicer and a Vitamix. Please feel free to use our spices for your cooking needs; groceries can be purchased just down the way at the corner market.

You are a short walk to hundreds of cafes and restaurants in DuPont and Georgetown, and within walking distance to the Capitol, White House, Smithsonian, Washington Monument, and the zoo.

The DuPont Metro Station is just a few blocks away, and cabs are abundant in the area.

If you are bringing a vehicle, there are two options that can be added to your quote: driveway parking can be made available for up to 2 vehicles, and any number of street parking permits can also be arranged.

What you can expect: it is my aim to provide guests a five-star experience. Touches that I appreciate when I travel: cleanliness, upscale linens and towels, comfortable mattresses and high speed wireless internet.

Please Note: I book on a first-come basis, and the furnishings are constantly evolving.

Keywords: Safe, Clean, Upscale, Historic, Mansion District, Embassy Row, Kalorama, DuPont, Georgetown, Metro, Garden, Courtyard, Capitol, Museums, Monuments, Zoo, Quiet!

Here's what Sharon from Tennessee had to say about her stay:

Beautiful home. This is truly an elegant home located in a well-established and safe DC neighborhood in NW Washington. The photographs shown with the listing are totally accurate, but photographs cannot capture the real beauty of the home. Large walls of windows in almost every room allow you to enjoy the lovely landscaped gardens while you are inside and give you a sense of calm. Our son is an architect who works in DC and even he was amazed by the design and beauty of the home. The home was extremely clean and well-cared for, and had everything we needed. Gloria was a very gracious hostess and our only regret was that we did not get to meet her in person. We are looking forward to returning to this beautiful home on our future trips to DC.

More Details

Property Manager
Gloria
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
24 June, 2017

About Gloria

My husband and I prefer quiet homes in residential neighborhoods whenever we travel, and offer our home to like-minded people when we're away.

It is my aim to provide guests a five-star experience. Touches that I appreciate when I travel: an upscale neighborhood, cleanliness, upscale linens and towels, comfortable bedding, wireless Internet and eclectic decor.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday townhome in Kalorama Heights in Northwest Washington

Property Type:
  • townhome
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1850 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Please refer to the Rental Agreement before placing a reservation request.
Location Type:
  • city centre
Theme:
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen ...
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - With walk-in shower
    Hall Bathroom - With walk-in shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , With an organic mattress and en suite-bathroom
    Air mattress - Available for guest use
    Garden bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Garden view
    Rustic bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , The glass ceiling lets you gaze at the stars from bed
  • Quality linens and towels are provided
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Reviews

5/5 -
(2 traveller reviews)

Upscale and Quiet in Kalorama: 3-Bedrooms, 2-baths, Garden, Driveway Option
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
5

Perfect spot near DuPont Circle

  • 5 of 5

The flat was more than perfect --- spacious, omfortable, with lots of windows overlooking the gorgeous grounds. We elected for driveway parking, a sound choice, as the neighborhood is very popular and even with a pass street parking might have been a challenge. We would return in a minute, and if we had a smaller party would look at gloria's 1 or 2 minute apartments. Cannot say enough good things.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I try so hard to describe my home accurately, and am always thrilled when my guests have a wonderful stay. Thank you for filling the walls of my home with your joyous nature Mr. C! Wishing you all things wonderful in 2017.
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5

Perfect location! Nice accommodations.

  • 5 of 5

Our family spent 3 days in the DC area and loved the house and the location. Everything was clean when we arrived and the home was exactly as promised. If in the area we would love to stay again

  • Review Submitted: Dec 15, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: That you loved the house and the location, and found my home clean and exactly as promised, is music to my ears! Wishing you all things wonderful in 2016.
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Location

Nearest Airport
7 Miles
Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport
Nearest Train
0.04 Miles
DuPont Circle - Red Line
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Rock Creek Parkway
Car: not necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday townhome in Kalorama Heights, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Fill-in
2 Jun 2017 - 2 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
£233
for 3 nights
From
£8
 
 
Fall
10 Sep 2017 - 16 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,579
for 3 nights
From
£457
From
£494
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest
 
Thanksgiving
22 Nov 2017 - 26 Nov 2017
5 night minimum stay
£3,095
for 5 nights
From
£578
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£1,330
for 3 nights
From
£374
From
£411
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning fee £193.26 + Tax
Tax Rate 7.5%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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