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Towels and Linen are provided FREE of charge. Dishes, Pots and Pans, cooking utensils are also provided FREE of charge. Sometimes the owner is able to provide a small bar of face soap and miniature size shampoo and body lotion also FREE of charge but feel free to bring additional items and/or purchase more at the Supermarket just steps away from this home.
This home is at the Columbia Heights METRO This dazzling two bedroom one bath home has all the necessities for urban living. This is a 2,000 sq ft home. It is extremely large and comfortable and is great for small family gatherings or small groups of friends. This home boasts of an island kitchen with a granite top that sits 6 persons comfortably. The kitchen is equipped with a washer, dryer and dishwasher. Beyond the kitchen, through the door and up a few short steps is an exit to the yard. This is ideal for a small family pet. Also great for children to play, parents to grill outdoors, or a place to enjoy the foliage. This home is located in the northwest quadrant of the city in the revitalized Columbia Heights. This neighborhood is ideal for travel via public transportation because the Metro is less than a 2 minute walk (2 city blocks) away from the home. There are local shuttle services that may be boarded one block away and these shuttles go to many tourist sites. There are buses one block away and many taxi cabs as well as airport shuttles are often spotted in the neighborhood. At the supermarket, a very short walk from the home are bicycle rentals. Please keep in mind that this home is not equipped with a parking garage and although there is ''free'' on-street parking, the owner will need auto registration of her guest in order to request a Washington DC Parking Permit. A permit is mandatory in order to avoid being ticket and towed.
The ''Gala Theater,'' provides live entertainment, The World Sports and Health Club provides an outlet to exercise and the wonderful Day Spas (two) are just a few attractive features in this revitalized neighborhood. There are bicycles available for rental at very reasonable prices. These rentals are located in front of the GIANT Supermarket, 1 block from the apartment home. The Metro train is by far the most popular attraction in the neighborhood as it provides transportation to all the tourist sites. There is a wealth of restaurants with all sorts of food including Chinese, Vietnamese, Mexican, Italian, and a list of chain restaurants to include Ruby Tuesdays, Chipotle, Subway and Five Guys. There are local restaurants that specialize in other international cuisines and many sidewalk cafes to include Star Bucks. There is a town square where fountains exists, artwork is on display, local music groups offer free performances and there are benches and tables where one may sit to enjoy the free entertainment and the night air.
This apartment home is a duplex style apartment on the Lower Level. There are two bedrooms both equipped with over-sized queen beds with lovely cotton Egyptian sheets, large dressers with marble tops, end tables with warm lamps. The renovated bathroom showcases the original tile and there is a large and modern island kitchen, and a spacious yard.
There is a large supermarket, named ''Giant'' if you decide to cook in the lovely remodeled kitchen.
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Local farmers from nearby Maryland and Virginia bring freshly grown fruits and vegetables to the town square each weekend and sell their wares. This townsquare is a five minute walk around the corner from the home.
The Supermarket is also across the street from this home and has hours from 6am-11pm for guests to collect groceries to cook in this vacation home. There are also bike rentals in front of the Supermarket. There are loads of chain restaurants, as well as boutique restaurants along the commercial strip for guests to choose from when one does not feel up to cooking. Loads of stores like Best Buys, Target, Marshalls, Radio Shack, Models Sporting Goods, and many other stores for shopping convenience. METRO also beside the 24-Hour CVS Pharmacy.
Year Purchased: 2008
About the owner: As the owner, my goal is that you will enjoy the ease of booking, the reasonable rates, the apartment home and neighborhood so much that you'll consider this home each and every time your travels bring you to the Capitol City.
Why the Owner Chose Columbia Heights: Three reasons why I bought at this location: LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION!
The Unique Benefits at this Apartment: Grocery store is steps away and the hours are conveniently 6am until 11pm weekly. There is a large bicycle rack with wonderful bikes directly in front of the 'Giant' grocery store. Why not see Wash DC by bike? There are sidewalk cafes/restaurants on 11th st., NW between Lamont and Monroe. There are a host of stores, Wash DC Sports Club, IHOP, Starbucks, Five Guys, and wonderful international restaurants in the neighborhood.
Primary:(202) 207-4135 (District of Columbia, USA)
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