Quiet Elegant Townhome 1.5 Miles from National Mall/U.S. Capitol/Smithsonians

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Last updated: 11/24/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Renovated town house with garage parking in historic LeDroit Park, DC, Easy access to monuments, museums, national mall, and the down business district. Close to U St. , Verizon Center, & Adams Morgan. Enjoy this luxury home for less than the cost of a hotel. Easy walking distance to two Metro stops. Direct bus service to Dupont Circle and Georgetown is 1/4 block away. The property is within walking distance to Howard and Catholic Universities, Washington Hospital Center, and the D.C. Convention Center. LeDroit Park, established in 1873, is a quiet, tree shaded enclave of Victorian homes in a designated historic district. Homes sit on brick sidewalks. Streets are well lighted with lamp posts. The homes are uniquely structured with beautiful tile roofs, gingerbread trim, iron grill work, wooden carved porch columns, bay windows, and high ceilings. Upon request we will provide various amenities: driver to D.C. destinations, stock favorite beverages, etc .


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Property Type

  • Townhome
  • 3500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king


  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 1: 1 king


  • 32 inch flat screen television in each bedroom. Top quality 1,000 thread-count linens. Computer with internet access for guest use. House fully WiFi....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower, jetted tub


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 4: toilet


  • Jetted tub, Stand up shower, towels, wash cloths.

Other Amenities

  • Newly constructed wood deck off kitchen with gas grill and outdoor dining facilities....moreless


  • Audio Tape Player
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR


  • Historic


  • Arboretum
  • Autumn Foliage
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Waterfalls
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 10 people


  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Covered Parking
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • PC
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Jacuzzi
  • Whirlpool
  • Jetted Tub

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


Write a review 4.8
from 65 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$350 $400
Fri, Sat, Sun
$2,275 $9,000

Rates are based on 10 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning fee $150
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Taxes Not included


10 or more people. A large group surcharge of $15.00 per day per person 3 to 5 days for the additional 4 people, and $10.00 per day per person 6 to 8 days for the additional 4 people. Please e-mail or call. I will send an invoice for the additional charge.

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Last updated: 11/24/2015
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Car: Not Necessary

One of the largest town homes available for vacation rental in Washington, D.C. Walk to a subway station and local coffee shop. Centrally located near Verizon Center, Convention Center, Capitol Hill, U Street Corridor, Adams Morgan, Dupont, and the museums and monuments on the National Mall. Union Station, a hub for sight-seeing buses, is less than 1 mile from house. Walking distance to Howard and Catholic Universities. George Washington and Georgetown Universities are located within three miles. A wide variety of restaurants and clubs are nearby. Less than 1 mile to major grocery stores and exercise facilities.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1999

About the owner: I am a contractor who specializes in restoration of historic homes in Washington, D.C. My wife and I have lived since the late 1990s in a 1876 Victorian home in LeDroit Park that I spent almost ten years restoring.

Why the Owner Chose Downtown:
This is a unique area of Washington, D.C. with great history and architecture. We have enjoyed meeting vistors from around the world in the year that we have offered the townhome as a vacation rental.

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Speaks: english



  • House Exterior

    House Exterior

  • Living room # 1

    Living room # 1

  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • Kitchen


  • Master Bathroom with freestanding shower

    Master Bathroom with freestanding shower

  • Bedroom #3

    Bedroom #3

  • Living room #2

    Living room #2

  • Rear deck, grill and garage

    Rear deck, grill and garage

  • Neighborhood House

    Neighborhood House

  • Neighborhood Park

    Neighborhood Park

  • Theatre and supper club

    Theatre and supper club

  • Neighborhood Restaurant

    Neighborhood Restaurant

  • Front Porch

    Front Porch

  • Computer Center

    Computer Center

  • Eat in Kitchen

    Eat in Kitchen

  • Master bedroom

    Master bedroom

  • Bedroom # 2

    Bedroom # 2

  • Bedroom # 4 and futton

    Bedroom # 4 and futton

  • Bathroom # 2

    Bathroom # 2

  • Neighborhood House

    Neighborhood House

  • Neighborhood Houses

    Neighborhood Houses

  • Neighborhood Entrance

    Neighborhood Entrance

  • Neighborhood Restaurant

    Neighborhood Restaurant

  • Shaw Howard Metro Station

    Shaw Howard Metro Station

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This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Tuesday, November 24, 2015

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