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"We stayed with 2 adults and 2 kids (11 and 13 years) a total of 10 days at Richards Condo and enjoyed our vacation very much. Being close to the interstate 395 and Route 7 gave us the opportunity to reach everything (from the Great Falls or Mount Vernon to Downtown D.C.) in no time. There is a Safeway and a little shopping Mall few minutes drive away, but also a little store close by provides everything you need urgently. The spectacular view by day and night towards THE MALL in DC was a real treat. Parking place was very generously provided and we truly enjoyed the nice swimming pool in the afternoon. The kitchen is fully equipped with everything needed to provide hot and cold meals and we made good use of that. It is a perfect place to stay and explore the metropolitain area and return whenever you feel to a place you can call "home away from home"."
Guest: Baerbel v.Date of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: July 13, 2015
"Came to DC area for wedding and a little sightseeing. We arrived late in the evening during a down pour of rain and was greeted by the housekeeper with a very big, much needed umbrella. Thank You so much for the help! The cottage is charming and well furnished in all rooms (coffee, spices, bath soap etc.) Had the most comfortable bed we have ever slept in with a rental. Coffee on the porch reminded us of home. Would recommend cutting the bushes in front of porch to see the pretty landscaping better. The gardens and birds are pleasant to look at. Even with my very bad knees, was able to handle the stairs for the middle of the night run to the down stairs bathroom. A low light fixture at least at the bottom of the stairs would be helpful. We left a light on for my safety. We did enjoy the short visits with Jim and Lisa who where busy with their own weddings to attend. As they told us, Mt. Vernon is a must to see if you like history. Highly recommend this cozy, charming cottage for small groups. Metro Rail is surely the way into DC and very close to this cottage."
Guest: Rose I.Date of Stay: May 2015Review Submitted: May 29, 2015
"We stayed a week in Peyton's charming cottage in The Plains while we came to town to visit our families. The location was ideal for us, but even better, the cottage was a warm and welcoming place for us to return to every evening. Peyton has decorated it with every thoughtful detail in mind, and we loved her use of fabrics to create a delightful space (no surprise, given that she runs a home decorating shop next door!). It really felt like a home-away-from-home for us. The Plains is our favorite town in the area, with three outstanding restaurants just around the corner, though it was wonderful to have a kitchen in the cottage so we could prepare our own breakfast. We will look forward to returning!!"
Guest: AnonymousDate of Stay: November 2014Review Submitted: December 7, 2014
"We are incredibly happy that we chose to stay at the Instrata. I always do a lot of research before I choose a place for our family of 4 to stay. My #1 priority is safety and cleanliness. Then I worry about the combination of fun, convenience and price. The Instrata was perfect in every area. It is in a wonderful neighborhood. The apartment was huge and immaculately clean. We drove to D.C. (this unit is technically in Arlington but it sure seemed like we were incredibly close to everything we wanted to see) and we NEVER moved our car out of the provided parking spot. This was possible because the metro stop was less than 1 block away from the side door of the building. From this stop you can get to EVERY major spot in D.C. If you have never ridden the D.C. metro it is incredibly clean and convenient. After a long day of sightseeing my kids really enjoyed cooling off in the pool. The mini-movie theater was a big hit as well. There are a ton of restaurants within walking distance. The staff of the building was incredibly nice. We even had a chance to meet the owners who were also great. We got all of this for about the price of a single hotel room. Perfect place to stay."
Guest: BrianDate of Stay: June 2015Review Submitted: June 14, 2015