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Dupont Circle - 6 Blocks to The National Mall and White House

Sleeps3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 600 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-3)

Located along "Embassy Row" in the desirable and cosmopolitan neighborhood of the "District of Dupont Circle", this QUIET rear of building condo is located 6 blocks due north of The White House and within easy WALKING DISTANCE to many of the major tourist attractions, the National Mall, the trendy Adams Morgan neighborhood, 2 Metro stations (Dupont Circle and Farragut North) and an abundance of international restaurants, shops, theaters and night-life. Please zoom in/out on map below to see location.

This is a fully furnished 'junior one-bedroom' condo with a "double" sized bed ( 6'0"L x 4'4"W ) one "king" pull-out sofa in the living room, a complete kitchen, dinning and living area, and a walk-thru closet to a full bath. Cleaning service every two weeks for long term visitors. Located at 1711 Massachusetts Ave NW 'The Boston House' is a classic Washington DC apartment building with a SECURE LOBBY and 24 HOUR FRONT DESK.

Thank you for reading,

Roger.

More Details

Owner
Roger Caron
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 28, 2017

About Roger Caron

Raised in south Florida, I now reside in northern Virginia and work in the aviation business.

Roger Caron purchased this condo in 1980

Why Roger Caron chose Washington

This condo was purchased for its prime location and investment opportunities. This is 'the heart' of the city. Take a cab, rent a bike, walk or Metro anywhere.

What makes this condo unique

When not rented, I myself stay at this location to enjoy all that the city life of Washington DC has to offer.

Amenities

Dupont Circle Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Notes:
The roof top deck with a view of the city, patio seating for dining, chaise lounges and electric BBQ grills is open March 12 thru November 05, 2017. A community room is located in the basement for larger gatherings with a kitchen, television and a large selection of books and magazines. A CVS Pharmacy, Safeway Supermarket, liquor store, and numerous local bars and restaurants are all within four blocks around the corner from the apartment on 17th St. The National Geographic Museum and the world famous 'Brookings Institute' (which offers free admission to the public to attend their guest speakers lectures on a variety of social, political and economic topics) are both just steps away and a great rainy day alternative.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Dupont Circle - 6 Blocks to The National Mall and White House
average rating of 4.7647057 based on 51 reviews
5

close to everything

  • 5 of 5

What can I say? Roger our host met us at the front desk and let us stow our luggage at the apartment even though we arrived before check in. He provided us with directions and phone numbers, and was available if we had questions. The apartment was clean and well appointed with plenty of bedding and towels. We enjoyed the beautiful rooftop patio at the end of each day of exploring. The only suggestion I would make is more ice cube trays for cocktails :)

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Comfortable and convenient.

  • 5 of 5

Well-equipped, comfortable bed, clean. Near the Metro.

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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5

Great location, has everything you need

  • 5 of 5

I stayed for ten days in June. The apartment is in a great location - close to Wholefoods, Safeway and any number of restaurants, plus close to Dupont Circle Metro and a walk to the White House. It is furnished with everything I needed, including cooking pans etc which I made good use of. The decor isn't modern but it is comfortable. And the airconditioning was a real blessing. Roger is very helpful, he met me on arrival and called to check everything was OK.

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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4

GREAT location; good value cozy apartment

  • 4 of 5

Great location as everything is within a ten-minute walk (Safeway, CVS, the Metro, restaurants, and fast foods). The White House is just a 15-minute walk.

Apartment has everything you need for a cozy two-week stay. It was very clean and everything worked fine. The full kitchen worked out well as we ate many of our meals in the apartment. Roger is very thoughtful as he even provides a Safeway card and Safeway grocery bags and cart for your use and a couple of umbrellas (it rained several times during our stay). Even a bowl of wrapped candy was left for us. Other guests leave what they don’t use which worked out well and we did the same for those coming in after us.

Like others have commented – it’s all good except the bed. It really is too small for two adults. The bedroom is small but a Queen bed would fit. The bedroom has no closet – all clothes storage is just off the bathroom on the other side of the living room which is not indicated in the photo. Not the owner’s fault; that’s just the way it was built.

The employees at The Boston House were extremely friendly and helpful.

One traveler mentioned the worn sofa and chair and she was right. Perhaps Roger will update that before our next trip to DC! Although we never got to meet him in person, Roger was very responsive and offered many suggestions to help us get around DC.

Good value! We’d definitely stay there again if Roger promises a larger bed! :)

  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Boston House

  • 5 of 5

Great location. Apt. was quiet and clean, the kitchen well equipped. Safeway is a few blocks away and the metro is 3 blocks. Very convenient. Dupont Circle is trendy, with a lot of good restaurants. Phillips Museum close by and a place not to be miss.

Carol from Oregon

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great Location!

  • 4 of 5

The location was close to everything you need and steps away from the heart of duPont Circle. The apartment was clean. The furnishings are well used and leave a lot to be desired in terms of being updated.

  • Submitted: May 24, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
5.5 Miles
Ronald Reagan National Airport (DCA)
Nearest Train
2.5 Miles
Union Station (Amtrac and regional lines)
Car: not necessary

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Rates & Availability

Dupont Circle Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Peak
May 27 2017 - Sep 4 2017
5 night minimum stay
$119
 
 
Summer
Sep 5 2017 - Sep 21 2017
5 night minimum stay
$109
 
 
Autumn
Sep 22 2017 - Dec 20 2017
5 night minimum stay
$99
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
$109
 

Additional information about rental rates

Condo Board Move-in Fee $25
Cleaning Fee $100
Tax Rate 14.5%

(1) A Washington DC hotel tax of 14.5% is added to rate for reservations less than 31 nights. Stays greater than 31 nights are tax exempt.
(2) Reservations are 100% refundable if cancelled more than 21 days prior to check-in, 50% refundable 20-11 days and non-refundable 10 days or less.
(3) To receive mail a "hold harmless" release form must be signed and a 125.00 fee paid to "The Boston House"

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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