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Beautiful, Modern, English Bsmt Apt.

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 850 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5

Sleek and comfortable two bedroom apartment with exposed brick and modern amenities! It comfortably sleeps five. There are 2 double beds and one futon. Enjoy a beautiful kitchen, modern bath, outdoor fire pit. The apartment is also equipped with games, books and movies and of course, WIFI. It is located just two blocks from metro. Restaurants, bars and shopping are within walking distance. Also, there is a beehive on the premises.


Owner
CYNTHIA MARTIN
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 12, 2017

Amenities

Columbia Heights Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 850 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • 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 ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Very Good! 4.2/5 -
(14 traveler reviews)

Beautiful, Modern, English Bsmt Apt.
average rating of 4.214286 based on 14 reviews
4

Cynthia was a great host!

  • 4 of 5

Cynthia was a great host, and she helped to make our stay comfortable and convenient. Never having been to Washington DC before, we were a little lost. But Cynthia gave us directions and advise on the Metro system, such that we had no trouble getting around. The provided food and snacks and made us feel very welcome. When there was a problem caused by some renovations that were not completed in time, Cynthia bent over backwards to accommodate us. The only complaint I have is that we couldn't get the apartment cooled off enough for my taste. There was an AC unit in one bedroom that just couldn't quite cool the living room/kitchen area. That being said, we were there on July 4, which was hot and humid, and was the worker who was doing the renovations had been coming in and out all day. It would probably be OK for a normal person, but I like it to be VERY cold. Other than that, it was wonderful!

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Not the best.

  • 1 of 5

In general I felt like the apartment wasn't clean. The apartment as a whole could use some attention. It has a musty smell. I guess to be expected since the "AC/fans" have water in them to help cool the apartment, lots of moisture in the air from them. The worst part is the bathroom. The removable shower head is still broken(since 2015) see other review. To turn the water on full force will flood the bathroom floor because the shower doors don't shut all the way. Even with the extra globs of caulking that has been added. The bathroom door will not close all the way so no privacy. The current pictures of the bathroom should be updated to what you really get when you arrive! The bathroom ceiling also has a water leak as well, that has attempted to be repaired. We left two days early because I was getting sick with a sinus infection & ear ache. Cynthia was nice and helpful. She did have breakfast items in the fridge like other reviews. I just wish the pictures of the bathroom would have shown me what I was really getting. Because I would have stayed somewhere else. That is my review of the apartment.

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location and amenities

  • 5 of 5

This is a spacious apartment with comfortable beds and nice decor. The kitchen was well equipped and stocked for breakfast when we arrived. Cynthia the host was helpful with recommendations and directions to restaurants and the metro stop. She even provided metro cards, so we didn't have to purchase our own. We just added the money we needed for the trip. The closet metro stop was only about 4 blocks away. Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Comfortable

  • 5 of 5

Close to all attractions. Used metro and uber and both were great. Will visit again!!

  • Submitted: Apr 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Home away from home

  • 4 of 5

Very homey and convenient. Good in fridge upon our arrival a real treat!

  • Submitted: Mar 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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5

Great location

  • 5 of 5

Loved the rental. Great location with easy Uber ride into downtown ($10 or less). Cynthia was a great host.

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Washington National Airport
Nearest Train
3 Miles
Amtrak Union Station
Car: not necessary

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Rates & Availability

Columbia Heights Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$175
 

Additional information about rental rates

CLEANING $100
Tax Rate 14.5%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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