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Come To Your White House In Falls Church, Virginia

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Space 3,300 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue

Overview

About the property

4 Bedrooms, 2.5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8

Located in the Barcroftwoods exclusive and quiet area, it is a beautiful sun-filled colonial house recently renovated with unparalleled materials. Extremely clean bathrooms. Elegant full of sun light and spacious bedrooms. Stunning gourmet kitchen fully equipped with center island, granite counter tops, Viking appliances, hardwood floors throughout the whole house, a beautiful living and family room each with a fireplace, full bar perfect for entertaining. Newly renovated bathrooms with Italian marble walls and floors, a large deck built with Brazilian wood and a unique and well manicured garden and landscaping. Located within walking distance to Pentagon bus stop, 4.14 mi. To East Falls Church Metro, 9.83 miles to Washington, DC, and minutes to Mosaic Town Centre, High end Malls at Tyson I and Tysons II Galleria. Easy access to Route 50, 66, 495 and 395.


Owner
Nancy Irigoyen
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Dutch
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
10 May, 2017

About Nancy Irigoyen

I have retired from the Organization of American States and I am enjoying managing my rental properties. I am delighted welcoming and meeting interesting guests from all over the US and the world. I make sure that my guests will not miss home and that their vacations will be memorable ones.

Nancy Irigoyen purchased this house in 2003

Why Nancy Irigoyen chose Northern Virginia - Washington DC

I went to college in New York City and moved to work in Washington, DC. I lived in Virginia since 1971 and fell in love with the wooded areas of Falls Church. I bought a small house in the Sleepy Hollow Woods area and passed by the White House every day waiting for the owner to sell it. I finally bought it in 2003, fully renovated in 2014 and enjoyed it for 12 years. After my retirement, we decided to downsize and now my husband and I live two blocks away in our small first house. I m also a part time translator and I have my office and reference library in the basement of the house, which is not for rent.

We love our White House! It is unique and we tresure our memories living in it. It will be hard to sell it! Fortunately, we found the best alternative to keep it by renting it to guests who will enjoy it and appreciate it as much as we do.

What makes this house unique

Guests will enjoy the closeness to Washington, DC. The White House is an elegant and quiet place surrounded by big trees and flowers in the spring and summer. The entire house is spacious, full of natural light and is a permanent gallery of fine art and European furniture. As per the 2015 reviews posted by our guests, the White House and services provided were rated on a permanent basis, as a Five Star rental property.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you very much for your kind review. I am glad that I was able to be your host during your family vacation.
Jul 2016
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Falls Church in Virginia

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 3300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 20 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet
  • Bathroom 1 is a modern and tastefully decorated and it is located in the main Master bedrrom. Bathroom 2 is a newly renovated with Italian marble on its walls and floors and it is exquisitely decorated with high quality bathroom features.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • All the bedrooms are located on the second floor of the property. There are two master bedrooms, both with king size beds. One with a private master bath and the other with a shared bathroom.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Racquetball
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Several fitness centers are located in the neighborhood area, as well as the George Mason District Park. Grocery stores are conveniently located nearby the property, as well as small shopping areas. Tysons Corners shopping Malls and Tysons Galleria are few miles away. Potomac Mills and Leesburg outlets are located 30 miles away from the property.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(15 traveller reviews)

Come To Your White House In Falls Church, Virginia
average rating of 5.0 based on 16 reviews
5

Comfortable, well-equipped home has everything you need

  • 5 of 5

We had a multi-generational party of 8 family members, 3 couples and 2 small children, and the house worked very well for our needs. The house has plenty of room to accommodate a group of that size; there were plenty of house keys, easy access to the wifi, and a big flat screen. The kitchen is incredibly well-equipped with top of the line appliances and gadgets, from the Viking range, gas and electric ovens, to the latest Cuisinart, and is stocked with all of the basics you need. If you like to cook, you will not be disappointed! The eat-in kitchen is bright and airy, with lovely garden views, counter seating for 4, table seating for 8, plus a garden deck with BBQ and outdoor tables. There is a lovely garden that was full of peonies in bloom and Nancy encouraged us to pick and enjoy - which we did!

The bedrooms are well-equipped with good linens and comforters; baths were well-equipped with quality towels, good water flow and plenty of hot water. We were there for a heat wave of record temps, and were pleased that the A/C works!

We were visiting for a family wedding in Arlington, and the location worked for us to access all of the week's festivities, plus easy access to DC museums, zoo, and nearby parks for the children.

The house is more of an adult retreat, so we did a bit of "baby-proofing" on arrival, moving some pieces out of harm's way to make the space safer for the children and for Nancy's collections. Nancy was extremely accommodating in every way. We would rent it again!

  • Review Submitted: May 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Kathryn: Thank you for your great review! It really described in full detail the amenities of the house. It was a great pleasure to be your host and to receive your feed-back on the quality of the service provided made me feel that all the effort is well appreciated. Moreover, to learn that you and your beautiful family have enjoyed the house is a real personal satisfaction. Thank you for taking care of the house during your stay and for leaving it very clean when you left. I hope that you will be back for another memorable family event. Thanks, Nancy
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5

The property was beautiful and well-maintained. It was conveniently located withaccess to the city.

  • 5 of 5

Nancy was a wonderful hostess, anticipating our needs and making our visit most enjoyable. The house was a great place to host Easter dinner for our family. The kitchen was well appointed and perfectly suited to prepare a meal for our large family. We are looking forward to a return trip in August.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Ms. McKinnon-Howe: It was a delightful experience to be your host and I am very happy to learn that your family event went as you have expected. We are here to serve doing our outmost for the satisfaction of our guests. We are looking forward to welcome you again in August. Thank you very much for your comments and appreciation about the house and for your kind preference to rent it for your important family gatherings. Nancy
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5

Wonderful experience, very accomodating!

  • 5 of 5

This was the perfect house and location for our trip to Washington, D.C. The house was beautifully furnished, spacious, and included all of the amenities we could have ever wanted, and more. The location was perfect...close to the Metro and local amenities but without the traffic and noise. The owner is lovely and so very accomodating. I will absolutely be recommending this house to family and friends.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Heather: Thank you very much for your valuable appreciation about my house and for willingness to recommending it to family and friends. You and your beautiful family were outstanding guests and took care of the property in an amazing way. I hope that you will return sometime in the future. It will be a pleasure and a privilege to have you again! Thank you for taking care of the house and for leaving it so immaculate.
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5

Fantastic - better than advertisd

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely wonderful. Everything was better than expected and the host was beyond accommodating. Home kept getting better with small unexpected details always in place for comfort and function.

Meticulously fresh and clean - every space.

Comfort was at a high luxury standard and the fantastic artwork and gorgeous pieces kept sinking in.

Huge living room area and giant TV was perfect for 2 families of 4 (8 total), with teens and tweens.

Great value, great host....5 stars on every category.

Local Metro Station (East Fals Church) was 5 minutes away and went straight to all D.C. Locations. Washington proper 15 min drive (Sunday AM).

Don't make a mistake - book this location! Now and be a hero to all your crew!!!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: This is to thank you for your kind and owsom review!!! It was a real honor to be your host and for your beautiful family. Your feed-back with your appreciation about the house and its amenities offered to provide confort and a sense of belonging like in your own house, are our main goals. Your review was a testimony and a retribution to our hard work. It was also a great motivation to continue improve and excel the quality of our services. Please, keep us in mind for your future vacations in Virginia. You will always be welcome in your white house. With gratitude, Nancy
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5

Wonderful time

  • 5 of 5

Nancy is very gracious and warm host. She greets you and tours the home with you. It is truly lovely. The open floor plan downstairs is perfect for family and guests, the kitchen is well-stocked and the bedrooms are beautiful and comfortable. We had a wonderful family Thanksgiving here.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very nice house & helpful owner

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this house for about a month. House is very nice and suit my family. My family enjoyed the stay and I would like to thank Nancy for her help and support. House has everything you need and has a lot of space. I will make sure to come back one day.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
12.08 Miles
Reagan National Airport
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Mosaic Town Center offers fancy restaurants & bars
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Pine Crest
Nearest Train
9 Miles
Union Station, Washington, DC
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Silverado, Mike's, Peking Gourmet, Sweetwater., et
Nearest Beach
130 Miles
Bethany Beach, Ocean View, Delaware
Car: necessary

The home is situated 9.83 miles from Washington, DC where all the Smithsonian museums (Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Castle, Smithsonian National of Natural History etc.) are located and many of the well known monuments, the Washington, Lincoln and Jefferson Monuments, The White House, Capitol Hill, The National Cemetery, The Kennedy Center, Verizon Center, etc.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Falls Church, Virginia

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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3 night minimum stay
£1,391
for 3 nights
From
£464
£2,976
£6,184
 

Additional pricing information

The property will welcome 8 guests. Additional guests will not be allowed.

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