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Location/Convenience/Charm!...Walk to King St. Metro, Mins. to D.C.

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Last updated: 10/18/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Special offer: END OF YEAR 'SPECIAL' Details

Alexandria cottage description


THE CHARMING Cottage ... (Perfect for 2. Can sleep 4). AC & Heating throughout. 3 private entrances & 2 levels of absolute charm. Unpack your bags & stroll into Old Town. Park directly in front of Cottage. Walk to King St. or Braddock Road Metro. Conveniently located in a quiet/safe upper-class neighborhood.

Level 1: Combo Living Room/Bedroom w/FLAT SCREEN TV/DVD. Open & airy. Hardwood floors & Full bath. Furnishings include: KING-Sized Trundle bed w/top-of-the line with Sleep Comfort Mattress, Dresser, BluRay DVD, Clock Radio.

Lower Level: FULL KITCHEN w/FLAT SCREEN TV/DVD. Marble floors throughout. Opens to a beautifully landscaped walkout (fenced-in private 15 x 15 patio). Weber BBQ Propane Grill. Beautiful landscaping. Separate Laundry Room! Our Cottage is PERFECT for all travelers desiring the feel of a 'Home away from Home', along with privacy and convenience while on travel.

More amenities & privacy than a Hotel! We offer a very CLEAN environment. Fluffy pillows, luxury towels, soaps, body wash, Q-tips, Cotton balls, shampoo, conditioner, hair dryer, iron/ironing board, coffee, tea & hot chocolate. Hypo Allergen pillows are avail. Ride the TROLLEY in Old Town & enjoy many shops, cafes & restuarants, The Torpedo Factory & the Waterfront. Reagan Airport (10 mins.). Mins. to downtown Washington DC, Pentagon, Patent Office, Rosslyn, & Crystal City. We go the extra mile to make sure your stay is most enjoyable! CHECK OUR REVIEWS.

Keywords: Alexandria VA Hotel

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Onsite Services

      • Housekeeper Optional
      • Staff


      • Long-Term Renters Welcome
      • Low Allergen Environment
      • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

        All persons must be at least 21 years old....moreless

      • Children Welcome:

        Can accommodate two small children....moreless

      • Non Smoking Only:

        NO SMOKING OF ANY KIND allowed on property. You may smoke outside in front or on Patio. You must clean up your butts, etc....moreless

      • Pets Not Allowed

      Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

      • Bedroom 1


      • Other (See Description)


      • King size beds (1) Comfortable DayBed with top-of-the line Mattress!!!, Queen size Beds (1) COMFORTABLE inflatable Aero Air Mattress, for third person. Inflates/deflates in one minute....moreless

      Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

      Other Amenities

          • Your reservation deposit of $200, does the following for you: 1) CONFIRMS your reservation 2) Would you like certain items in your refrigerator BEFORE you arrive? No us with those items and they will be deducted from your deposit ($25.00 flat charge for personal shopper) 3) Need items dry-cleaned during your stay? No problem....we take your items to be professionally dry-cleaned and deliver them back to you ($10. flat charge for pickup & delivery) 4) Forget something? We can help! We go the extra mile, so your stay is comfortable and enjoyable! Very Clean, Maintained environment!!! Access to full-size Washer/Dryer. Detergent supplied. All the 'little' extras that you do not get in a hotel, you will find here. ALSO AVAILABLE IN COTTAGE: Snacks in Cottage at a nominal fee, i.e., sodas, bottled water, peanuts, cookies and much MORE!...moreless


          • CD Player
          • DVD Player
          • Radio
          • Satellite / Cable:

            2 FLATSCREEN TV's with HBO Channels, ESPN and so many more....moreless

          • Video Library:

            10 or more complimentary DVD's in Cottage for viewing entertainment....moreless


          • Historic
          • Romantic


          • Churches
          • Cinemas
          • Health/Beauty Spa
          • Library
          • Live Theater
          • Marina
          • Museums
          • Playground
          • Pond
          • Recreation Center
          • Restaurants
          • Synagogues
          • Theme Parks
          • Water Parks
          • Waterfalls
          • Winery Tours
          • Zoo

          Local Services & Businesses

          • ATM/Bank
          • Fitness Center
          • Groceries
          • Hospital
          • Massage Therapist
          • Medical Services

          Leisure Activities

          • Antiquing
          • Boating
          • Outlet Shopping
          • Paddle Boating
          • Scenic Drives
          • Shopping
          • Sight Seeing
          • Walking

          Location Type

          • Downtown
          • Monument View

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Basketball Court
          • Cycling
          • Fishing
          • Freshwater Fishing
          • Golf
          • Golf Privileges Optional
          • Hiking
          • Ice Skating
          • Racquetball
          • Rafting
          • Roller Blading
          • Swimming
          • Tennis

          Communication / Internet

              • Fax


                  • Dining Area


                  • Activities Guide
                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Alarm Clock
                  • Basic Soaps
                  • Ceiling Fans
                  • Clothes Dryer:

                    Laundry Room with FULL SIZE Dryer....moreless

                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Internet
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Laundry Soap
                  • Linens Provided:

                    Bed sheets (400 count); fluffy pillows, luxury bath towels, kitchen towels, etc....moreless

                  • Local Maps
                  • Local Restaurant Guide
                  • Paper Towels
                  • Parking
                  • Parking Off Street:

                    Park in front of Cottage...moreless

                  • Parking On Street
                  • Safe
                  • Security System
                  • Shampoo
                  • Telephone:

                    All LOCAL calls are free....moreless

                  • Toilet Paper
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine:

                    Laundry Room with FULL SIZE Washer....moreless

                  • Water Cooler
                  • Wireless Internet:

                    Free Wi-Fi (Code will be given when you arrive)....moreless


                  • Blender
                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils:

                    Pots, pans, plates, silverware, coffee-maker, toaster and EVERYTHING you need to make a home-cooked meal....moreless

                  • Freezer
                  • Grill
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Kitchen:

                    All new appliances, marble floors, spices, pots, pans, mixer, chopper - everything you need to prepare a wonderful home-cooked meal....moreless

                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Pantry Items
                  • Refrigerator:

                    Mid-size Refrigerator with Freezer....moreless

                  • Stove
                  • Toaster


                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Enjoy outdoor dining on this beautiful stone patio. Table w/4 chairs and adjustable umbrella & lights in private fenced-in yard....moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Outdoor Grill Gas
                  • Patio

                  Payment Type

                  • Discover
                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa

                  Forms Of Payment

                      • Accept Credit Card

                      House Cleaning

                          • Housekeeper Optional


                          Write a review 4.9
                          from 74 traveler reviews

                          Special offer: END OF YEAR 'SPECIAL'

                          We've had a great 2014 with bookings and would like to closeout the year with a RARE discounted rate from October 2014 through December 2014. Normal price for one week stay: $850 + $75.00 (cleaning) ... $925.00 SPECIAL RATE: $850.00 (includes cleaning and all taxes and fees) Regular nighty stay price: (2 night minimum) ... $160 - $180 per night SPECIAL RATE: $135.00 per night. Email us!!

                          Offer for: Nov 1, 2014 - Nov 15, 2014 View calendar

                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          My Standard Rate
                          2 night min stay

                          Additional information about rental rates


                          • Taxes Not included


                          Monthly rate = $3,100.00

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                          Last updated: 10/18/2014
                          Check availability
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                          21 Unavailable
                          22 Today
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                          10 Miles
                          Nearest Airport
                          Reagan National
                          1 Miles
                          Nearest Barpub
                          Old Town Alexandria
                          1 Miles
                          Nearest Golf
                          1 Miles
                          Nearest Train
                          King Street Metro
                          0.5 Miles
                          Nearest Motorway
                          1 Miles
                          Nearest Restaurant
                          130 Miles
                          Nearest Beach
                          Rehoboth/Dewey/Ocean City

                          Car: Recommended

                          Minutes to DC via METRO. 10 min. walk to King St. Metro Station; 7 miles to Reagan National Airport, Amtrak (Alexandria Station). 1.4 miles to the new 'National Harbor'. Crystal City & Pentagon are all nearby. FREE WI-FI!!!

                          Lots of BIKE TRIALS and Bike Rentals!!! You can safely store your bikes on property.

                          Within walking distance...Shops & Restaurants; Whole Foods; Harris Teeter; Trader Joe's; Pharmacies; Y.M.C.A., Parks, Tennis & basketball courts.


                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2007

                          About the owner: We have been opening up our Cottage from time to time and have enjoyed meeting so many nice people. When we open up our Cottage, we want our visitors to have a unique and memorable experience. If you have a good experience with us, you'll come back and you will also tell your friends about us!

                          Why the Owner Chose Alexandria:
                          Alexandria is FULL of history and conveniently located to downtown Washington, DC. We like the 'neighborhood' feel of Alexandria and the beautiful architecture, along with the convenience of the nearby King Street Metro and Alexandria Union Station.

                          The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                          Staying at The Cottage vs. a Hotel room. We offer the following: Kitchen Prepare gourmet meals or a Thanksgiving feast. The Cottage is fully equipped with all you need to prepare meals for families with small children and people with special dietary needs. Vacationing on a Budget? Eating at home leaves more money for shopping and area attractions. Space The Cottage allows you to relax in private (indoors or out). Enjoy the beautifully landscaped Patio with Weber Gas Grill. Privacy No need to hang out the “ do not disturb ” sign. For a romantic getaway or a 'get away from it all.' YOU decide when you want to wake up. Luxurious Extras We supply shampoo, conditioner, cotton balls, Q-tips and so much more. Laundry Separate Laundry Room where you can wash, dry and fold. We even supply the detergent and dryer sheets. Convenience Walk to King Street Metro or stroll into Old Town, Alexandria A/C and Heating!

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                          • Private Entrance to Cottage

                            Private Entrance to Cottage

                          • Welcome to the Cottage!

                            Welcome to the Cottage!

                          • Full Kitchen with everything you need to prepare a home-cooked meal!

                            Full Kitchen with everything you need to prepare a home-cooked meal!

                          • Bed #2 - sleeps 2 additional Guests, very comfortably!

                            Bed #2 - sleeps 2 additional Guests, very comfortably!

                          • FULL Laundry Room with full size Washer & Dryer!

                            FULL Laundry Room with full size Washer & Dryer!

                          • Comfortable Daybed for sitting, during the day.

                            Comfortable Daybed for sitting, during the day.

                          • By Night...sleep comfortably on King Size Bed with top-of-line mattress!!!

                            By Night...sleep comfortably on King Size Bed with top-of-line mattress!!!

                          • Lovely dropleaf table. Stools store underneath table. How clever!

                            Lovely dropleaf table. Stools store underneath table. How clever!

                          • Enjoy the beautiful patio and landscaping all fenced in

                            Enjoy the beautiful patio and landscaping all fenced in

                          • Nice bathroom with window.  Great shower pressure!

                            Nice bathroom with window. Great shower pressure!

                          VRBO #193588

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                          This listing was first published here in 2008.

                          Date last modified - Saturday, October 18, 2014

                          $180 per night (USD)

                          1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 4

                          View calendar: Updated 10/18/14
                          Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                          Member since: 2008
                          Speaks: english
                          • Calendar last updated 10/18/2014
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                          (703) 629-7814 (Virginia, USA)

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                          LOCATION/CONVENIENCE/CHARM!...Walk to King St. Metro, Mins. to D.C.

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