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The Uptown House, Spacious Boutique Like GORGEOUS!!!

Bedrooms 11
Space 6,400 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 4 nights


About the property

11 Bedrooms, 10.5 Baths, Sleeps up to 26

***All Stays are either a three- or four-night minimum,. Depending on when folks are checking in or out, at times we are able to do a two- and one-night stay at a higher rate, .

Rate is for the 10 bedrooms in the main house and not the 11th ($125/night). Must take 11th bedroom when you have more than 24 people.


Located in Upper NW DC. 4 miles from downtown but easy transport.

Bus located directly across the street.

15 minutes to Columbia Heights Metro on bus or 30 minutes to downtown/sites

Located on well-traveled 14th Street, in between business and residential

Rate is $1299/night plus $450 in housekeeping fees. We do charge more for holidays and the minimum stay is higher, four nights. $500 refundable security and $49 insurance, if you book online.

Free parking

Three-night minimum. (Possible to do 2 in certain cases.)

10 bedrooms and 9,5 baths in the main house.

11th Bedroom is Cottage in rear of main house, $125/night.

Great for family reunions, corporate retreat and travel, wedding accommodations.

Rooms have king or queen beds (one full size).

Bathrooms are ensuite, except for two bedrooms.

Cable TV and Wifi included.

*** Floor Plan*** Copy & Paste Link and Remember to Mouse over Dots for Additional Views. The floorplan is outdated and many improvements have been made, but will give you an idea.

The highly rated vacation rental is conveniently situated in DC's prized Northwest neighborhood. Here you will find a true urban oasis, marrying the tranquility of a peaceful retreat with proximity to the city. Relax on our front porch as you wait for the “every seven minutes” bus to come directly across the street. In 25 minutes or less, it’ll take you directly to the middle of the city or in 10 minutes you’ll be at the Metro station. But if you and any of your guests are driving, we have free, unlimited, on-street parking.

Some of our other features include wireless Internet, flat screen TVs in all bedrooms, Jacuzzi tubs. Our gourmet kitchen allows you all of the space you need to make that special meal or we can also take care of your breakfast, lunch or dinner requests with our fabulous caterer. We have break-out areas for your corporate retreat, including several rooms that close off for privacy and two ipe architectural decks to spread out in.

For even more space, you can elect to add the Enchanted Cottage -- located 20 yards behind the Inn -- in your stay (additional fee). With a living space and small kitchen upstairs, there is a spiral staircase that connects to a lovely bedroom with a wonderful garden view. The Enchanted Cottage has a Romeo-Juliet balcony and a bathroom with a claw foot tub and a bidet. Oh, so romantic!

We offer enough versatility where you can relax and read a good book in the downstairs living areas near one of our two first floor fireplaces, or close off one of our three chestnut pocket doors for meetings.

We have ample, free, safe parking and are located on a major thoroughfare two miles from downtown.

We are The Uptown House and we look forward to hearing from you!

(One- and two-day stays Allowed when they immediately proceed or precede an existing reservation or to fill in gaps. Email for more information.)

FLOOR PLAN: Boasting 11 bedrooms and 10.5 baths, you will find that this house is an opportunity for all of your guests to be comfortable with ample large bedrooms and designer baths.

FIRST FLOOR: This 110-year old Victorian charmer has a wonderful wrap-around porch where you can sit and relax. The first floor has two separate living areas, two fireplaces, a large dining area and a half bath.

SECOND FLOOR: We have four beautifully decorated bedrooms with four baths. Three of the bedrooms have Jacuzzi tubs and one with a double Jacuzzi tub! The other bedroom has a nice pebbled tiled walk-in shower. All bedrooms on this level have queen size beds.

Also on the second floor is our pantry kitchen with a sink, hot water tap, small fridge and coffee maker.

THIRD FLOOR: On the third floor there are another four bedrooms with two bedrooms that share a bath. Two bedrooms have a king size bed and one of those rooms has a sitting room with a pull-out bed and a balcony that overlooks the beautiful garden. The other rooms have a queen and a full-size bed.

BASEMENT: Oh, my gosh, the basement has so much character with a lot of old world charm. Here you will find our gourmet kitchen that any caterer would absolutely love! Wood block counters, exposed beams and a center island that tops off the finishes to this quaint space. Downstairs there are also two nice size bedrooms with over-the-top bathrooms.

GARDEN: The garden has two beautiful hand-crafted decks made with ipe, the fabulous Brazilian wood. There is a large Wisteria plant that rest on the pergola and offers complete shade. You will get lost in the tranquility and the loveliness that this garden offers.

THE ENCHANTED COTTAGE: Unbelievable two-story converted carriage house. First floor kitchen and living area and a spiral staircase that leads to a beautiful cathedral wood beamed bedroom with a king size bed. Also after a long day, relax in the claw foot bathtub while gazing at the crystal chandelier.

More Details

Teddy Jackson
Member since: 2008
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 13, 2017

What makes this house unique



16th Street Heights House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 6400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 26
  • Events Allowed
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 20 people
  • 10 Bathrooms
  • bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub
    bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub , Double Jacuzzi
    bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub
    bathroom 4 - toilet , shower , Spa Shower
    bathroom 5 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
    bathroom 6 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    bathroom 7 - toilet , jetted tub
    bathroom 8 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
    bathroom 9 - toilet , shower
    bathroom 10 - toilet , shower
  • All of our baths our quite spacious with designer details and tiling. We provide shampoo and bath amenities.
  • 11 Bedrooms, Sleeps 26
  • bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    bedroom 5 - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    bedroom 6 - 1 queen
    bedroom 8 - 1 double
    bedroom 9 - 1 king
    bedroom 10 - 1 queen
    bedroom 11 - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    bedroom 7 - 1 king
  • All of our rooms come with ironing board/iron, hair dryer, flat screen TV with premium cable. We have four bedrooms on the second floor, four bedrooms on the third floor and two bedrooms at the basement level. We also have a wonderful two-level cottage located directly behind the inn (additional charge).
  • Television
  • churches
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • tennis


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Cedar Park, TX

Everything was great!

  • 5 of 5

This is a great property, great location, tons of room/space and Teddy was great to work with. Always kept me informed, was very quick to get back to me when I had questions and I would certainly use this property again.

  • Submitted: Oct 26, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

It was a 5 star experience all around - the Uptown House was spectacular!

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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This is an amazing house!

  • 5 of 5

This place is awesome! We had a large group in DC attending a funeral at Arlington National Cemetary. The property is well maintained and Teddy was fantastic to work with. We had older folks and some small children and everything we needed was available. They even have pack and plays, air mattresses, futons, and roll always. Everyone gets a bed and there are plenty of bathrooms to go around also. The kitchen is amazing. Two dishwashers. Two refrigerators. Tons of silverware, glasses, dishes, cookware, etc. It is beautifully decorated and updated in all of the right places. We spent a lot of time on the front and back porches. It is close enough to the attractions that we used Uber and it didn't take long or cost a fortune. We had several that rented cars and we had parking in front. There are some neat little restaurants within walking distance and the Zoo is close also. We loved being able to be together and then being able to go relax in a different place when you wanted. Having 10 hotel rooms would have cost more and made that gathering much more difficult. We had a meal catered in after the funeral and some other family joined us. Everyone loved the house and it made us realize we should do this more often. My room was on the third floor and I definitely got my steps in while in DC. This place is a treasure!

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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Great for groups!

  • 5 of 5

Teddy was a great host and help for our group. We hope to have the chance to stay there again.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Location

  • 5 of 5

Excellent customer service with open communication. The house is historically beautiful in a central location.

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
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Lovely home to share family time together

  • 5 of 5

The home was beautiful inside and out! It was well furnished with almost everything we needed. Sandy was readily available if any questions or concern arose; communication with her was simple and prompt. There was plenty of room for everyone to be together or find a quiet space if needed. I loved the porch--I could have sat there all day!

  • Submitted: May 16, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Nearest Airport
8 Miles
Reagan National Airport
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Union Station
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
495 or 95
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Highland's Restaurant

Located on a major thoroughfare of Washington, we are 4 miles from the National Mall. Use public transportation for easy access and enjoy our free parking.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $500
Additional Guest Fee $25 per person per night
Pet Fee $75
Damage Insurance $59
Damage Deposit $500


Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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