Looking for an ideal 'home away from home'? This large, luxurious and convenient efficiency on a quiet block in the city's most fashionable neighborhood is just the place for you!
Located between Dupont Circle and Logan Circle in an 1880s rowhouse, the efficiency gets a 98% walkability score from WalkScore. Within two blocks, you'll find Whole Foods Market, CVS pharmacy, Logan Hardware, drycleaners, banks, churches, clothing stores, convenience stores, liquor stores, yoga and fitness studios, and more restaurants, cafes and coffee shops than you can count.
On the cultural scene, the Studio Theater, Source Theater, and Lincoln Theater are close by, as well as the Jewish Community Center, which offers a wide variety of films and arts programs to the public. Here in the arts district, there is also a wide variety of private galleries and jazz clubs, and a thriving nightlife.
You can walk to the White House, the World Bank and K Street, or hop on Metro at one of the three stations within a 15-minute walk. Cyclists can enjoy dedicated bike lanes in every direction, and take advantage of a Capital Bikeshare rental location around the block. There is frequent bus service to get you anywhere in the city, and taxis and Zipcars are readily available.
When you're not out and about, a tranquil retreat awaits. From a lovely gated garden, enter your own private door into a brick foyer with a desk and printer for your computer, with free wireless broadband access, and a walk-in closet.
From there, head into the great room with decorative fireplace and antique wood mantel, dining table for four, 37' flat-screen TV with premium cable, DVR, and DVD player.
Facing the decorative fireplace (or we can move it into the lovely bay window area) a top-of-the-line queen-sized sleep sofa featuring the highest-quality memory foam mattress. The sleep on this bed is phenomenal!. Also, an iPhone/iPod-compatible stereo. You'll have all the storage you need with a 5-drawer dresser and a Victorian armoire. The floors are stained and polished concrete, with oriental rugs.
Your sleek, modern bathroom has a combination bathtub/shower and a large vanity with granite top and a marble tile floor. Next to the bathroom, you'll find a utility closet with full-size stacking washer and dryer.
Last but not least, head to the separate kitchen with sparkling white cabinets, granite countertops, and all the amenities: Bosch dishwasher, microwave, toaster oven, coffee maker, blender, and all the tools for the serious chef.
We provide complimentary cleaning services on a biweekly basis. You can control your own heat, air-conditioning, and security system from digital keypads; all utilities are included.
Preference is given to longer-term stays, with a minimum of 3 months. No smoking anywhere on the property. No pets.
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