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

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Last updated: 08/28/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

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 Vacation Home

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Optional


          • 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

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

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

          • Children Welcome:

            Can accommodate two small children....moreless

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • 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

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Kitchen:

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

          • Cooking Utensils:

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

          • Refrigerator:

            Mid-size Refrigerator with Freezer....moreless

          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Ice Maker
          • Pantry Items
          • Freezer
          • Oven
          • Microwave


          • Linens Provided:

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

          • Washing Machine:

            Laundry Room with FULL SIZE Washer....moreless

          • Clothes Dryer:

            Laundry Room with FULL SIZE Dryer....moreless

          • Parking Off Street:

            Park in front of Cottage...moreless

          • Air Conditioning
          • Iron & Board
          • Hair Dryer
          • Towels Provided
          • Parking

          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


              • Video Library:

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

              • Satellite / Cable:

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

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player


              • Wireless Internet:

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

              • Internet

              Outdoor Features

              • 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


              • Romantic
              • Historic

              Location & View

                  • Monument View


                  • Cinemas
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services
                  • Fitness Center
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Rafting
                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Golf Privileges Optional
                  • Hiking
                  • Ice Skating
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Roller Blading
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Boating
                  • Antiquing
                  • Museums
                  • Live Theater
                  • Restaurants
                  • Zoo
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Churches
                  • Library
                  • Marina
                  • Playground
                  • Pond
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Water Parks
                  • Synagogues
                  • Waterfalls
                  • Winery Tours
                  • Shopping
                  • Walking
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Racquetball
                  • Basketball Court


                  Write a review 4.9
                  from 71 traveler reviews
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                  Base Rate
                  3 night min stay

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                  Monthly rate = $3,100.00

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                  Last updated: 08/28/2014
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                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
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                  10 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Reagan National
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Train
                  King Street Metro
                  0.5 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  130 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Rehoboth/Dewey/Ocean City
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Old Town Alexandria
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant

                  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!

                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

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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 - Thursday, August 28, 2014

                  $180 per night (USD)

                  1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 4

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                  Minimum stay: 3 nights
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