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Dupont Circle Luxury, Walk to the White House and the Mall

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)

Historic, 2-story Row House offers spacious 1200 square feet of living space, 2 large bedrooms, two full bathrooms and a fold-down sofa in the living room.

This is a historic building and and to get in to historic building you have to climb flight of stairs to get in. Once you enter the building there is another flight of stairs to get to the living and dining room and than another flight of stairs to get to the bedrooms and bathrooms.

Gracious living-dining area for charming family meals and entertaining. Very nice modern decor with hardwood floors and nicely equipped kitchen. Free Wireless/Wired DSL as well as computer for your convenience.

Our house is in the Dupont Circle neighborhood, right of 16th Street NW, few blocks from the White House and the National Mall. In this vibrant, cosmopolitan neighborhood, you will find some of the city's finest museums and historic homes as well as an array of ethnic restaurants, unique bookstores, and Washington's largest concentration of private art galleries. This perfect location provides many walking destinations including the White House, The National Mall, The Textile Museum etc.

There are two Metro Stations nearby our condo - Dupont Circle which is pretty close as well as U Street. Both within walking distance about 10 minutes. Public transportation is very easy and safe, so you will be able to get everywhere by walking or Metro.

Keywords: Condominium

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Owner
Owner
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 23, 2017

About The Owner

We have lived in Washington for over ten years and love this cosmopolitan city where people get up every morning and get to work on changing the world. The most powerful people in DC can alter the course of history and try to make the world a better place. It's a city where philosophical debate and advocacy of issues beyond one's own family or pocketbook rule the day; a city where what's going on in one's head is far more important than what one is wearing; a city where people come from all over the world to experience democracy and learn the principles of our free society.

We get visitors from all over the country and the world. Some come for one time visit with their family, others keep coming back number of times a year as we host many repeat guests related to the federal government, foreign embassies and the US State Department. We take great pride in having our unit very clean (our mom cleans it, so you know it’s spotless), conveniently located within walking distance to all shopping, restaurants and Metro.

We want you to enjoy your visit whether it is once in a lifetime trip with your family or monthly visit for work. We are looking forward to hosting you in DC and if there is something we can help with, let us know.

The Owner purchased this condo in 2016

Why The Owner chose Washington DC

Situated in the heart of the city is the tony neighborhood of DuPont Circle. Located in a section of Washington called 'Old City', DuPont Circle is a traffic circle, neighborhood, and historic district. A number of historic homes can be found throughout the area, including the post-presidential residence of Woodrow Wilson. DuPont Circle is a known destination for fine dining and entertainment.

This cosmopolitan neighborhood includes an eclectic collection of shops and trendy restaurants that draw visitors young and old. Originally populated by Washington's old money and nouveau riche, DuPont Circle is now home to artists, intellectuals, and young professionals. Turn-of-the-century mansions and brownstones—once home to some the city's most prominent families—now house some of the nation's finest art museums, hippest restaurants, quirky shops, and foreign embassies. It is also home to the Phillips Collection, one of the city's foremost art museums featuring paintings by Renoir, Degas, Cezanne, Picasso, and others.

What makes this condo unique

The proximity to the National Mall, White House and all of downtown is just unmatched in this apartment. On the weekend, DuPont Circle has one of the largest organic farmers' markets in the city. This neighborhood is accessible by foot or cab. WalkScore rates our unit and the surrounding neighborhood a walkability rating of 98 out of 100 - so as perfect as one can get. There are two Metro Stations nearby our condo - Dupont Circle which is pretty close as well as U Street. Both within walking distance about 10 minutes.

Guestbook comments from the owner

A huge thank you for our wonderful stay at your beautiful apartment. We were very excited about all that Washington offered & hopeful that the apartment & Dupont Circle would be the ideal base. Our expectations were exceeded. The apartment & location were perfect. We immediately felt comfortable & at home, if not trendy in your stylish setting. We not only enjoyed the major Washington sights but also the gentle strolls around Dupont Circle, great restaurants & stunning architecture. For the second week of our holiday we are enjoying another beautiful VRBO property in Oxford, Maryland. All in all the perfect vacation.
Jul 2014
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Amenities

Northwest Washington Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Convertible bed - 1 sleep sofa /futon
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
Suitability:
  • alternative lifestyle
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(98 traveler reviews)

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Dupont Circle Luxury, Walk to the White House and the Mall
average rating of 4.765306 based on 99 reviews
Chicago, Il
5

Great location

  • 5 of 5

My family spent a week at this wonderful condo and loved everything about it. The location is wonderful and close to everything. We found the unit very clean, fresh and almost feeling brand new and even nicer than we saw on the website. The neighborhood is very safe, close to the Smithsonian and all the sights. We walked to two grocery stores around the corner (Whole Foods and Safeway), both of which are very close. The owner gave us great tips on where to go eat and was so nice that we almost felt like having a new friend. Highly recommend to everyone who can get on the calendar as it seems that they book up pretty far in advance.

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2008
  • Stayed: Jul 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words. It was pleasure meeting you and your family and we are looking forward to see you again.
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5

Great location, lovely home

  • 5 of 5

This classic DC home is the perfect place for a weekend away or like us, a weeklong work trip. The location is prime time and the house is well-equipped. A nice feature is the surround sound. Just remember to bring some CDs 😀

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great location, clean and comfortable, had all amenities we needed.

  • 4 of 5

Nice neighborhood, within walking distance to metro, grocery and restaurants. The property slept 6 comfortably; compact and functional.

  • Submitted: May 25, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Second time at this propert and I recommend it.

  • 4 of 5

The hosts were available before and during the stay. The house it clean, easily accessible, close to a lot of stuff, and had a lot of amenities. If you like natural light you will love this place. Lots of windows and 3 skylights. That is also the only reason I gave it 4 stars. Two skylights are in the master bedroom and there are not good blinds to block light from the windows (if you like to sleep in). I still highly recommend this property!

  • Submitted: May 15, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wauwatosa, WI
5

Perfect location, great amenities

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our five-night stay at this property in late April. Half our family flew to DC; the other half drove. Having a car in the city was convenient at times, a hassle at other times. During the day we mostly walked or took transit but at night after much of the traffic cleared it was great to drive downtown to the monuments, actually find parking, and walk around at night. The apartment was perfect for two adults and two teen children. The only glitch we had was that the cable was not working at first, but the owner had the problem fixed within a day. It was nice at the end of long days sight-seeing and touring colleges to relax in this lovely home.

  • Submitted: May 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Good location, within walking distance to restaurants and grocery stores

  • 4 of 5

Nice apartment. Great location. Perfect for a family. We had two teenage kids, so one had to sleep on sofa. Didn't actually pull out the sleeper bed so can't comment on comfort of it.

Owners took the sign off about shoes that others complained about, but we took off shoes anyway.

The place was clean, but I wouldn't say it was ultra clean. For example, their was a lot of dust on grates, fans, and walls. It's like it hasn't been deep cleaned in a bit.

It had everything you would need away from home, plenty of toilet paper and hand soap.

I gave it four stars because it seems to be missing the attention to small details. For example, no place to put your soap in shower, moldy outer shower curtain, no towel racks, toilet paper holder etc. these are small things and wouldn't keep me from coming back to this home.

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Northwest Washington Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Last Minute August
Aug 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$310
$2,000
 
 
Christmas + New Year
Dec 23 2017 - Jan 2 2018
5 night minimum stay
$350
$2,300
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$350
$2,300
$6,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Refundable damage deposit $250

Holidays and special events rates apply.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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