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Aiko's Apartment - Great Dupont Circle location less than 1 block to Metro!

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 650 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 30 nights

Overview

About the property

One bedroom, sleeps up to 2 guests, long term renters welcome

** Please note: We market this property on many websites. The settings VRBO uses to communicate with other website calendars can take up to 24 hours to update the calendar on VRBO.

Looking for long term accommodations in Washington DC? Aiko’s Apartment offers guests a great location in NW Washington DC. If you are coming for business, enjoy the convenience of walking to the Walter E Washington Convention Center, Hilton Towers Hotel, the World Bank and more! Aiko’s Apartment is furnished with a Queen size bed, desk for catching up on work, comfortable living/dining room and full bath. The galley kitchen is great for those guests on a budget or for those who wish not to dine out for three meals a day.

As an added bonus, this unit offers a stackable washer/dryer, great for those longer-term stays!

More Details

Property Manager
Alan, Katch, Tracy or Steve
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 12, 2017

About Alan, Katch, Tracy or Steve

Serving guests since 1984, our reservation service offers stays at Vacation Rentals and Bed and Breakfasts in the Washington D.C. area. Originally founded as a way to serve Peace Corps Volunteers for training or between assignments, our business has grown to serve visitors from all over the world. If you are coming for business, sightseeing or a family getaway, we have options for you!

Some of our hosts have been with us since the beginning; others we have recently welcomed to our family. We enjoy a close relationship with our hosts and take great pride in helping match our visitors to the best property to create a comfortable, safe and memorable visit to our Nation’s Capitol!

We market our properties on many websites, where online reservations are available. Software compatibility does not currently allow us to offer reservations through VRBO. We welcome talking to you in person; Please feel free to contact Alan, Katch, Tracy or Steve at 877-893-3233 or 202-328-3510 M – F 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST. Let us help you find the perfect vacation rental for your stay!

Why Alan, Katch, Tracy or Steve chose Dupont Circle

Aiko's is convenient to several restaurants, boutiques, grocery stores and for those coming to DC for business, it is easy to get to just about anywhere.

What makes this apartment unique

Our property caters to long-term renters and offers laundry facilities.

Map

Nearest Airport
6 Miles
Reagan National Airport (DCA)
Nearest Barpub
Several within a 5-10 minute walk
Nearest Ferry
2.5 Miles
DC Harbor Cruises
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
East Potomac Golf Course & Driving Range
Nearest Train
2.5 Miles
Union Station, Amtrak and MARC
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Route 66
Nearest Restaurant
Several within a 5-10 minute walk
Nearest Beach
38 Miles
Chesapeake Beach MD
Car: not necessary

Located steps from Dupont Circle in downtown Washington DC, Aiko's Apartment offers easy access to the Smithsonian Museums, Historic Monuments, Memorials, the Convention Center, National Zoo, White House, World Bank, Georgetown, George Washington, American University, Catholic University, Howard University and more!.

Should you require parking, we do offer off-street reserved parking for an additional $20 per night, plus the DC parking taxes.

Amenities

Dupont Circle Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 650 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
Aiko's Apartment is a great place for business travelers or those needing a longer-term stay!

Reviews

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(2 traveler reviews)

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Aiko's Apartment - Great Dupont Circle location less than 1 block to Metro!
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Great stay at Aikos at Dupont Circle

  • 4 of 5

Aiko made us instantly feel welcome. Easy to talk to, always available and helped us immediately when things turned up. She gave us some helpful tips as well.

The listing description is very accurate: a good sized bedroom with plenty of space to hang up clothes, a washer and dryer, bathroom, a small but well equipped kitchen and a living room. We also enjoyed the hidden surprise, the elipse machine. The apartment is situated on the first floor, Aiko and her husband, Mike, live on the floors above.

We stayed for 3 months, March until the end of May. Being from Scandinavia where the days are short and daylight scarce during winter we would have appreciated that the windows were less covered and allowed more daylight in. And that the windows could be opened to let some air in. Those who are staying for shorter stays won't notice this of course.

The location is absolutely perfect! Dupont Circle must be the "unofficial" city center. Metro and buses right by, great parks, cafés and restaurants. We enjoy walking and from here we could easily walk to many exiting places: the White House, the Mall, Adams Morgan, Georgetown, the Kennedy Center, etc. We also enjoy biking and access to the trails is only 2 blocks away. We should also mention that here is a grocery store and a CVS not far from the apartment.

All in all we thoroughly enjoyed our stay in DC in Aiko's apartment.

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2016
  • Stayed: March 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice, homey, comfortable.

  • 4 of 5

Pros:

- Ample space with separate bedroom.

- Clean (cleaning lady came once/week)

- Fridge stocked with breakfast groceries when I arrived - this lasted me 3 weeks!

- K-kup machine with cups

- Kitchen is very well stocked with appliances

- Ample sheets, towels, blankets to choose from

- Washer, dryer in the unit

- Safe location, extremely accessible (5 min walk from Dupont circle metro)

- Relatively quiet (some noise from owners upstairs walking, but not disruptive)

- DirectTV and Wifi are all set up

Cons:

- Kitchen is very small but more than ample if you just need to make a quick breakfast or lunch

- Not a con per se, but the owners were very hands off (extremely responsive by text, but I did not meet the owner until I ran into her checking out my last day).

- I interacted with several people over email in the procurement of this apartment (including the owner Aiko, and “Steve, Alan, and Paul”). A little explanation about who was who would have been helpful.

paying bed and breakfast rates, it would have been nice if groceries were re-stocked weekly.

- Toilet paper was not restocked so i had to buy my own (I feel this should be stocked at a B&B)

- Encountered a large roach and contacted owner who said she would place roach motels but didn’t get around to it (i understand roaches are unavoidable but would have appreciated better attentiveness to this issue)

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2015
  • Stayed: February 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75
Additional Guest Fee $5 per person per night

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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