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Quiet Private Studio w/ Own Entrance & Free Parking close to metro, bus downtown

Bedrooms 1
Space 550 sq ft
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights


About the property

Private space near all tourist spots, walking distance to Metro, free parking

-- The Space

This spacious 550 sq. ft. and fully equipped private studio apartment is on the ground level of our house. It has a private entrance located on the back of our house, private bathroom, comfortable queen size bed (sleeps 2), a pull-out couch (sleeps 2), a dining area and a kitchenette. The kitchenette has a microwave, coffee maker and a fridge. We also have utensils, plates, glasses and mugs. You can prepare basic meals, such as sandwiches and oatmeal, but please note there is no stove or a hot plate and you will not be able to cook. The studio has its own heating and cooling system, which is controlled separately from the main house. Our street is very well lit and has free parking.

-- Guest Access

Check out is by noon, check in is after 3 pm. You will have a private key less access to the studio and are welcome to come and go as you please.


Free street parking is available in front of the house.

-- House Rules

We feel it is important to respect our neighbors, therefore please be mindful, especially late at night.

No smoking allowed inside the studio; no unregistered guest(s) and parties.

Please leave things where you found them and respect the furnishings and appliances in the studio.

Turn off the lights and AC when you are out.

-- Interaction with Guests

We are generally around during the evenings and weekends, unless we are traveling. There is a chance that you will hear us getting ready for work in the morning during the week.

You have your own entrance to come and go as you please. We are happy to interact, answer any questions you may have, but also respect your privacy.

-- The Neighborhood

Petworth is a vibrant community with lots of long-time residents and many young families and professionals, such as ourselves. It is a diverse, but quiet residential neighborhood, composed of tree lined streets and brick row houses from the 1920's. New luxury apartments and condos have begin emerging throughout.

Various public transportation options are within minutes, which makes the neighborhood accessible and easy to navigate to and from.

There are many international food options in the neighborhood, including American, Japanese, Mexican, El Salvadorian, Ethiopian, Pizza.

Historical sites nearby include Lincoln's Cottage, Old Soldiers' Home, and Rock Creek Church parish.

-- Getting Around

Our home is close to DC's most popular sites. Getting around is easy and convenient, with the Metro and bus stops being minutes away.

- 8 minutes to restaurants, bars on Upshur and Georgia Ave

- 15-20 minutes walk to Petworth-Georgia Ave Metro Train Station

- 8-10 minutes walk to grocery stores (Safeway, Yes! Organic Market, Farmers Market on Saturdays form May to October)

- 8 minutes walk to Capital Bikeshare rental station

From Petworth-Georgia Ave Metro Train Station - Yellow and Green Line

- Direct Yellow line to Reagan National Airport and the Pentagon in Arlington, VA

- 1 stop to Columbia Heights, shopping and dining

-- 2 stops U Street, large concentration of restaurants and nightlife venues

- 4 stops to Walter E Washington Conference Center

- 5 stops to Chinatown / Verizon Center / National Portrait Gallery (transfer to red line for the US Capitol Building, Dupont Circle, and The National Zoo)

- 6 stops to Archives for the National Mall and Smithsonian Museums

Bus lines:

- Georgia Ave (70/79 line) to Chinatown, Penn Quarter, National Archives, National Mall

- 63 line on Sherman Circle and Crittenden too Federal Triangle

- 14th street (50 bus line) to Columbia Heights, Adams Morgan, U Street, Downtown, White House

- New Hampshire Ave (42/43 bus) to Dupont Circle, Downtown & National Mall

-- Other Things to Note

We have a Boston Terrier, who does not go to the studio. He is too busy guarding the couch in our living room. He does not bark. As pet owners and frequent travelers, we have constantly struggled to find accommodations for our dog. Consequently, we consider pets on case-by-case basis for an additional charge, please inquire.

We live in the home and you will most likely hear us at times when we are getting ready in the morning to go to work and at night when we are home watching TV, cooking etc.

Our home has surveillance cameras installed on the front and back entrances, so be sure to smile for the camera.

More Details

Teodora Dimitrov
Member since: 2015
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English, Bulgarian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
21 May, 2018

About Teodora Dimitrov

Hi there,

My husband Stoyan and I visited DC as tourists back in 2010 and ended up falling in love with the area and decided to move. Soon after moving, we purchased our row house, and are excited to have become VRBO hosts. We were both born in Bulgaria and would be happy to tell you more about our background and travels.

I am an avid salsa dancer, who goes out social dancing every week. Stoyan enjoys riding his motorcycle and playing soccer. We also spend quite a bit of time outdoors walking Bimmer, our Boston Terrier. We like to travel and take every opportunity to do just that.

We look forward to being your hosts!


Teodora and Stoyan

Teodora Dimitrov purchased this studio in 2015

Why Teodora Dimitrov chose Petworth

Affordable studio in a quiet neighborhood.

What makes this studio unique

- TV

- Shampoo + conditioner

- Heating + cooling

- Free Street Parking

- Wireless Internet

- Pets Allowed on case by case basis

- Family/Kid Friendly

- Keyless Entry

- 24-Hour Check-in

- Iron available upon request

- Hair Dryer

- Laptop Friendly Work space


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday studio in Petworth in Northwest Washington

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 550 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Books
  • Television
  • limited accessibility
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
Smoke Detector Carbon Monoxide Detector First Aid Kit Safety Card


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Quiet Private Studio w/ Own Entrance & Free Parking close to metro, bus downtown
average rating of 4.8208957 based on 67 reviews


  • 5 of 5

1minute walk to metro, clean and perfect. We will be returning to this location.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Delightful and Convenient!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I took our daughter and her friend for a long weekend trip primarily to visit the Smithsonian and celebrate their last year of high school. The studio was just perfect for our trip. It was super clean and incredibly convenient to the Metro. We easily found close street parking and never felt unsafe or concerned at all. The neighborhoods seems fairly well maintained and the people we met while walking were friendly. It was a great trip that otherwise wouldn't have been affordable for us. I would absolutely recommend it and would return!

  • Review Submitted: 05-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very practical way to spend 3 nites in DC. Comfy, safe, cost effective. Ubered everywhere.

  • 5 of 5

All the conveniences of home in a nice studio apartment. Personal touches by in residence owner, including friendly conversation.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Comfortable. Low ceiling however. Close to Metro. But far from national mall sites.

  • 4 of 5

Would stay closer to tourist sites next time, but hard to beat for comfort

  • Review Submitted: 23-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very nice, cozy and comfy. My daughter and I had a great stay. Thank you so much.

  • 5 of 5

Love it. We will visit again

  • Review Submitted: 20-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfectly as advertised.

  • 5 of 5

Location, Location, Location. Clean - and comfortable.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Petworth Citizen
Car: not necessary

Our favorite neighborhood eateries

1. Timber Pizza - a must try

2. Slash Run - amazing burgers

3. Ruta del Vino - wine bar

4. Himitsu - great Japanese fusion and sushi

5. Slims Diner


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £37.13
Additional Guest Fee £14.85 - 18.57 per person per night
Pet Fee £37.13

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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