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Eva

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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 nights
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U Street Corridor Condo Rental Photos and Description

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

In the trendiest, artsy section of Washington DC, Dupont Circle - example of Pierre L'Enfant's vision for the city, great avenues radiating off small parks like spokes on a wheel, we offer the best value in furnished apartments, truly a home away from home: just bring your clothes.

We offer luxury furnished apartment with availability throughout the year.

This one bedroom apartment with one bathroom on the second floor of historic Art Deco building is steps from world class restaurants, avant-garde theaters, trendy cafes and the best shopping this city has to offer. The apartment is decorated with passion and attention to detail: classic modern furniture, color coordinated organic sheets, rugs, cotton linens, kitchen and bath ware.

The building features a small outdoor seating patio with gas grill, free washer and dryer (shared in the basement) and close proximity to Metro only block and a half away.

Garage parking is available near our unit for $20 to $30 a day.

Street parking is by permit only between 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. We can get visitor's parking pass for you from a local police station for $40 for the stay, and you can park, day and night, on the street. The parking pass is for zone 1, so any street marked zone 1 on the signs is fine (quite a large area). Please note that during the season the streets get cleaned -please read signs clearly and visibly posted on each street when you must move your car for street cleaning.

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • alternative lifestyle
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Eva (Owner)
Advertiser since 2009
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Speaks english, czech

About Eva

hi, originally from Prague, Czech Republic, Washington DC has become my second home twelve years ago when I came to study at Georgetown University. I live in this wonderful city with my two boys Alexander and Christopher, only few blocks from the rental property. We spend every weekend at a museum (Air and Space is the favorite), hiking through Rock Creek Park or on a fifty year old carousel in front of the Smithsonian Gardens and we hope that all our guests enjoy this vibrant city as much as we do. Eva

Eva purchased this condo in 2009

Why Eva chose U Street Corridor

As a single mom I need to provide for my two boys. I love to travel and so do my kids. Most of the time I travel out of DC and the situation helped me see that just as I love to leave the city and to explore other places, there are people who come to visit DC to spend time with their families. My two boys, my family, are the best critics of any place, as no furnishings are safe from their play and no vase is sacred to them. Our places are luxurious but ready to be used. I understand what most travelers need to feel comfortable since I have traveled extensively around the world to Africa, South and Central America, Asia and Europe . Please come and share your vacation time in our home. I promise that we will do our best to make you feel comfortable. This is the reason I bought my rental property.

What makes this condo unique

From our apartment in the heart of Dupont Circle the access to all the tourist attractions, world famous restaurants, great bars and the biggest selection of privately owned galleries is just steps away. The metro stop is only a block and a half away, next to Starbucks. The 14 Street buses run directly downtown from our bus station at the end of the block; every two minutes during rush hour and every six minutes other times. The White house, The Mall and The Smithsonian Museums are less than a mile away; about fifteen minute walk or few metro stops.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Love your place, Eva!
Aug 2014
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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 nights
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Reviews

4.4
based on 42 traveler reviews

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15% off July, August-Beautiful One Bedroom Apt in Best Location-just remodeled
average rating of 4.375 based on 42 reviews
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15% off July, August-Beautiful One Bedroom Apt in Best Location-just remodeled
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U Street Corridor Washington DC
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Negligent Management

  • 1 of 5
We will not stay at this apartment again. The owner was out of the country (I guess they don't have adequate e-mail capabilities in Europe), and is generally a horrible communicator and does not seem to care about the well-being of her guests - only about alleviating herself of any direct accountability for issues.

Specific problems that we encountered:
1) We had to email the owner multiple times to ask if the apartment had a Pack-n-Play for our infant son and to get instructions for checking in.
2) We did not finally receive check-in instructions until *2 days* before our arrival. The owner's complete and unedited explanation for this was, "Sorry for the delay - I am in Europe."
3) The apartment had no running water for the first day that we arrived. This was due to a water main break in the street, but when we emailed the owner about the problem her complete and unedited response two full days later was, "The water was off because of WASA, not because of anything in the building. Enjoy your stay." We're not sure what WASA is. We are sure that infants and people in town for a wedding need running water. Some help or at least sympathy for our situation would have been great.
4) Apparently Eva double-booked us and another family in the same unit. The other family knocked on our door to ask if we had the wrong unit because they were booked in the same location. They too, could not get a hold of Eva and were stuck trying to reach the cleaning service representative, who does not speak English, hoping she could help sort it out because "Eva was in Europe."
5) We paid the required cleaning fee but the check-in instructions that we received two days before arriving still asked us to start a load of laundry before leaving. The unit doesn't even have a washing machine, so we simply ignored this one. (Sorry, Eva.)
6) We saw a roach in the hallway on the way out. Not inside the actual unit, but still gross and definitely inside the building.

On the plus side the location was great and the unit was nicely furnished. Next time we are in DC we will look for a unit in the same area and a better owner.
  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Lynn,
I am sorry, about several things.
First of all, I have made an exception to accommodate you and your baby for 2 night stay only (I have a 3 night min).
Prior your reserving the apt, I confirmed I'll have a pac n play for your baby.
I have emailed arrival info to all my guests - yours is perhaps still in your spam.
I had left detailed phone recording on my phone while in Europe, incl. two emergency contacts, both avail. 24/7; you called neither of them.
I did re-send arrival info while in Europe the day after you emailed me - yes, I was on email ONLY once a day while on vacation in Europe.
Water was shut off on the entire block for few hours that day - WASA is DC water co. According to my cleaner, there were few "WASA" trucks on the street while the water was off, a good hint something might be going on.
The building is sprayed monthly and I pride myself on cleanliness of my apartments. I assume you saw a water bug - DC was built on swamps so please educate yourself, instead of providing untruthful info.
Sincerely,
Eva
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Great VRBO choice! 4.99 stars!

  • 4 of 5
Location! Location! Location! We could not have asked for a better location for our DC visit! Our group of four adults rolled into DC from the GAP-C&O Towpath on our bikes. We chose this particular listing because it could accommodate four people, was near a bike shop, Fed Ex, grocery store, and Metro Line. We were not disappointed. The owner was great to work with and provides a clean, safe, easily accessible property. While the convertible bed was a bit hard, the owner has made provisions that make it more than acceptable; some people may be a little more high maintenance and find it a hassle to use a futon pad or inflatable bed. The well-equiped kitchen, laundry, nearby restaurants, and general location made this a great VRBO experience!
  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
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DC Vacation

  • 5 of 5
We had a great stay at this comfortable apartment. The apartment is exactly as described in the listing and Eva was easy to contact via email and phone to answer any questions. The apartment is a few blocks from the awesome DC Metro which we used every day to head to the various DC attractions. We also enjoyed the numerous restaurants in the surrounding neighborhood which are all within easy walking distance. I would definitely recommend this apartment.
  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing
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15% off July, August-Beautiful One Bedroom Apt in Best Location-just remodeled
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p316121vb
-(202) 679-1415 (District of Columbia, USA)
U Street Corridor Washington DC
5

Family Vacationers

  • 5 of 5
This apartment was the perfect option for a weeklong stay for our family of four. We were out and about seeing sights, but it was so nice to come home and relax with everything we could possibly need provided. It was a busy week but also relaxing because we were able to chill out in a nice place when necessary. The location was fantastic - easy, safe walk to metro stations. We drove to the city and parked our car, but never used it. Lots of places close by to eat and Trader Joe's one minute around the corner. Everyone we met in DC was nice and helpful. It is a fantastic family vacation with so much to do. I would absolutely return to Eva's if we go back to DC!
  • Submitted: May 3, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
business
15% off July, August-Beautiful One Bedroom Apt in Best Location-just remodeled
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U Street Corridor Washington DC
Perth, Australia
4

Good Location

  • 4 of 5
This apartment met our needs while in Washington DC. It was well located within a good neighbourhood with plenty of places to eat nearby as well as transport options. While comfortable, the apartment was older than it looks in the photographs. The kitchen was pretty small but well equipped. In fact, there was probably too much equipment. Most vacationers don't do a lot of cooking so maybe it would be better to have less clutter and more working space available. However, it was clean and comfortable and quiet. We tried to follow instructions on leaving to start a load of laundry in the basement but couldn't find any detergent. As this was laundry belonging to the accommodation and not our own we assume we were not expected to provide it. Also, we had an early morning start and a plane to catch so had to leave it undone. All in all though, this was value for money and we would recommend it.
  • Submitted: Oct 28, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing
business
15% off July, August-Beautiful One Bedroom Apt in Best Location-just remodeled
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p316121vb
-(202) 679-1415 (District of Columbia, USA)
U Street Corridor Washington DC
Melbourne, Australia
5

Fully stocked apartment in excellent spot

  • 5 of 5
I stayed in the one bedroom apartment with My husband and infant son for a week visiting DC from Australia and can't speak highly enough of the T Street apartment. It is very well stocked with everything you could need for a visit to DC including plenty of tourist information, kit hen basics and appliances, sheets and towels, etc. U street metro station is a five minute walk away (past a good coffee place called the Wyndham on U street), and it's a quick ride into the main attractions. The neighbourhood is fantastic- plenty of variety for places to eat out or get takeaway, a whole foods nearby, and lots of atmosphere and charm. Make sure you take a walk around Meridian Park around the corner and have a brunch at Ted Bakers. There was a problem with the washing machine, and Eva couldn't have been more helpful in making sure we were sorted as soon as we emailed her. The bed is also very comfortable.
  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Dear Anna,
thank you for staying on T St.
I am so happy your family had a nice time in DC and I hope I can host your parents for their next stay.
All the best,
Eva
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Nearest Point of Interest
Yes Organic Supermarket, CVS Pharmacy
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Whole Foods Supermarket, CVS, Starbucks
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Saint Ex Restaurant
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DC Noodles - Thai Restaurant
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Cafe Collage
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Bar Pillar
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Starbucks
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Availability & Rates

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U Street Corridor Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
low season
Dec 1 2014 - Feb 28 2015
2 night minimum stay
$109
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$169
$1,149
 

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee $75
Tax Rate 14.5%
Notes 60 day cancelation

NO PETS

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Amenities

U Street Corridor Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • alternative lifestyle
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • tennis
Notes:
pack n play available upon request
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