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Luxury 5 BR 4 BATH Hot Tub 15 minutes to downtown 80' TV/DVR/HBO

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 4,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 5 Bedrooms, 3.5 Baths, (Sleeps 12)

The home is equipped with elegant furnishings of the highest quality for those searching for a wonderful family or corporate retreat while visiting Washington, DC.

I offer amenities that exceed the comforts of the finest hotels including king size top of the line Tempurpedic mattresses, soft organic bedding, a private outdoor hot tub, 65' and 80' TV's with DVR and HBO, Sirius radio throughout, comfy robes and much more.

You will enjoy returning home after an eventful day visiting D.C.’s inspiring monuments and historic sites. In addition to the tranquil atmosphere the neighborhood is rich with restaurants, shops and a Whole Foods grocery store.

Uniquely situated along a creek, you are steps away from a gorgeous hiking trail and 15 minutes from downtown Washington DC and the Capitol. The home is ideal for a relaxing getaway or an exciting educational vacation.

Luxurious amenities include:

* Wood plank floors

* Four poster mahogany king bed with silk canopy

* Mix of fine European and Balinese furniture

* Cloud supreme Tempur-Pedic mattresses and the softest bedding available.

* Private hot tub in a peaceful setting with a large fenced yard

* Toto Heated toilet seat with remote control bidet

* Westin Heavenly double shower head

* Complimentary coffee, basic cooking supplies and spices

* Sirius Satellite Radio

* (2) - 65'' TV's and (1) 80' plasma TV's all with DVR and HBO

* Complimentary Wi-Fi

* Thick oversized robes

* Carved 300 year old teak bed imported from Bali in the backyard to relax after a day of sightseeing

* Outdoor picnic table and benches that seat 12

* Wraparound porch with a 2 person swing, dining table and rocking chair.

* The kitchen is open and has granite counters and stainless appliances.

* Walk to the local park with a children's playground 1/2 block away.

* Pack and Play and high chair provided

* A Slumber Party Room with 4 double beds and an 80" TV

* Cleaned and maintained to the highest standard

Every season offers something special. Whether you're visiting during the Cherry Blossom Festival when spring flowers are in bloom, during fall foliage season or in the summer when our many festivals take place. You will be surprised to return to Sligo Creek Manor to enjoy the backyard deer, fox and birds that visit regularly.

GETTING AROUND TO VISIT THE CAPITAL

The home is 1 mile from the metro station. Park your car at the metro and take the train to The Smithsonian Museum and White House which are 7 miles away.

This area is known for its numerous mature trees creating a serene feeling of living in the woods. It's quiet, family friendly and offers a wide variety of restaurants.

There are a wealth of dining and entertainment options within 1 mile.

LAYOUT OF THE HOME:

* 1st floor: Slumber party room with 4 double beds, 80' TV laundry room and full Bathroom

* 2nd floor: The kitchen, dining/living area, wrap around porch, master suite, 2nd Bedroom and Half Bath.

* 3rd floor: 2 bedrooms and a shared full bathroom

SUGGESTED THINGS TO DO WHILE IN DC

Explore vibrant Georgetown. This area is also home to a rich variety of cultural attractions, stores and eateries. Listen to evocative jazz in Blues Alley, shop in the design district known as Cady’s Alley and explore the C&O Canal, Georgetown Waterfront Park and Washington Harbor. Dupont Circle with it's vibrant shops and cafes, The Phillips Collection Museum for modern art, Woodrow Wilson's home and Embassy Row.

Worth a visit are Mount Vernon, George Washington's estate and museum and the many Smithsonian Museums.

** I enjoy taking good care of my guests, if I can do anything special to make your stay memorable please let me know!

More Details

Owner
Linda
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 21, 2017

Why Linda chose Capital

I enjoy hiking and nature which is why I chose this location. The close proximity to Washington DC and hiking from the front door and being in a woodsy setting offer the best of both worlds.

What makes this house unique

I have spared no expense in trying to offer as many special touches and amenities as possible. Many guests comment on the hot tub, the soft beds and bedding. You will enjoy the neighborhood in all seasons. The fall foliage is striking, the spring flowers especially our azaleas are abundant and it is lush and green during summer.

Guestbook comments from the owner

This was an absolutely lovely house and very comfortable to be in. We had a large group of collaborative researchers staying and everyone felt like they had landed in the lap of luxury! We ended up holding our final day of meetings at the house and it was very relaxing and conducive to good conversations. I will definitely book this place again for future collaborative meetings!
Sep 2017
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Amenities

Silver Spring House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:30 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet
  • 3.5
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 5 - 4 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king
  • King size beds (4) all Tempur-pedic mattresses, (4) full size beds in the slumber party room on the first floor.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Porch / Veranda
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
3 Plasma TV's with DVR. Wrap around porch with swing. Situated on a creek and 1/2 block from a beautiful hiking area.

Reviews

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Luxury 5 BR 4 BATH Hot Tub 15 minutes to downtown 80' TV/DVR/HBO
average rating of 4.9759035 based on 94 reviews
5

Fantastic Hospitality and Customer Service!

  • 5 of 5

We chose this house because of the room it provided for our large party. It was so much more than that. The beds were comfortable. Everything was very clean. The neighborhood is quiet at night for good rest. Linda knows how to provide great hospitality. There were so many little touches here and there in the house that showed she cares about her visitors. We appreciated that. We had one issue come up that was out of her control. She responded immediately and went above and beyond to do everything she could to make us comfortable. This is the best VBRO homeowner I have ever had the pleasure to interact with.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your stay at Sligo Creek Manor and your kind words Dawn. I am glad I was able to take good care of you all. I enjoyed hosting your stay and would love to welcome you back if you visit DC or my vacation home in Lake Tahoe. Thanks again!
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5

Love the Kitchen!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at Sligo Creek Manor! Linda was so sweet and helpful. The house is immaculate and the kitchen is great. It's got all the most modern conveniences and the open concept allowed me to cook to my heart's content while still being able to watch the huge TV. My family loved the hot tub and being able to walk daily in the woods at the end of the block. We had no idea that there were beautiful woods so close to downtown DC! We will definitely return. Thanks again Linda!

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write about your experience at Sligo Creek Manor John. I am happy to hear you made good use of the kitchen! It is surprising to have deer visiting regularly in the yard and to be in a nice wooded area for hiking. So happy you and your family enjoyed the neighborhood. You are welcome back anytime! Thank you for your business!
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5

Lovely home. Comfortable accommodations.

  • 5 of 5

Lots of little perks and amenities to make your stay enjoyable and stress free. Would include for future rentals that there are several sets of long staircases that need to be navigated daily. I believe this to be a consideration for those older renters, who are not very agile.

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your stay at Sligo Creek Manor and especially for offering tips for those that are less agile. I am pleased that you had a stress free experience! The home has 3 stories and while there are no stairs to enter on the first level, from level one a person will need to walk up a set of stairs to reach the main level with the kitchen and living room area. One can also choose to walk through the backyard and up 5 stairs to the porch to reach the main level. On the main level there are 2 bedrooms including the master suite. I hope that helps, I encourage anyone with challenges to please feel free to call so that I can explain any confusing details. I will provide a walk through video that will offer the opportunity to see in detail the layout of the home. Thanks again for your review!
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Not Luxury, more rustic cabin chic

  • 3 of 5

Location is outstanding. Neighborhood is very scenic and abundant with lush greenery. The home space is very functional and spaciousness, however it needs refreshing. Carpeting is dirty and in general the furniture is tired. The dining chairs sag and the living room seating is not very comfortable. The front porch is a wonderful space and the hot tub a nice bonus. Very steep driveway and the steps from the street are difficult for someone with mobility issues. Photos are enhancing to the actual product.

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your stay at Sligo Creek Manor. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed the convenience of the location, pretty neighborhood, spaciousness of the house and the hot tub. I have always received positive feedback and that the home is better than expected so I take your experience to heart and I am very sorry that it fell short of your expectations. To address your concerns new dining room chairs have been purchased and will arrive next week and slipcovers and the carpets have been cleaned. I want to reassure you that I have the carpets cleaned regularly as cleanliness and comfort are my top priorities. I feel it is important to mention that the photos are accurate and there is a video available to anyone who would like to view a walk through of the home to see exactly what to expect. Just search you tube "Sligo Creek Manor RosebudMarie" and look for the most recent version as I take new videos often to post. I appreciate you sharing your suggestions so that I am able to your concerns. Thanks again for your business and taking the time to write a review.
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5

Great place to get away from the City!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at this property. We enjoyed the location as it was easy to get in and out of DC using Uber or the Metro. The kitchen was fully stocked and there was a really nice table for the family to gather. The beds were very comfortable and the big family room downstairs was a good place for kids to hang out. It was a quiet neighborhood with lots of people walking dogs and children. The setting was beautiful and the front porch was one of our favorite places to hang out. The owner was very attentive and quick with responses to questions. Thank you so much for opening this home to us as it made our vacation to DC very special!

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write a kind review about your experience at Sligo Creek Manor. I really enjoyed speaking with you throughout your stay. It would be wonderful to welcome you back to DC or to Lake Tahoe if you decide to plan a trip to the mountains! Thanks so much for your business and for being so thoughtful.
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5

Excellent stay

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was very comfortable , Linda responded to our questions immediately and provided guidance as required , really recommend this place and stay

  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write a kind review about your stay. I am happy that you were comfortable and had a nice time. I enjoyed hosting your stay and would enjoy welcoming you if you return to DC in the future. Thanks again!
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
DCA-Washington Reagan Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
a number of bars and restaurants nearby
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
495
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Many restaurants nearby
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $250
Additional Guest Fee $25 per person per night
Damage Deposit $500

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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