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Speaks: english, french, spanish, turkish

Historic, Convenient and Luxury Living in Capitol Hill in DC

10 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Capitol Hill House Rental Photos and Description

House: 2 Rooms + 2 queen bed, 1 Bath, 1 Kitchen (Sleeps 2 to 5)

We are offering a beautiful, spotless, 2 room, luxury apartment with 2 queen beds, and a sleeping couch. We also have heated floors in the bathroom, very valuable refurbished wood floors throughout, centralized air conditioning system and granite-top kitchen.

Each room is available for rent separately, you can reserve one or both rooms based on your needs. The price will vary depending on whether one or both rooms are rented. Both of the rooms are separated by the bathroom.

I do reside on the top floor of the town house but I am renting the bottom floor. Please when sending a request to book specify the amount that people will be staying and if there are children include their ages.

PARKING in the neighborhood is free, we will provide you with a parking permit for the neighborhood for your convenience.

It is a block away from a coffee shop, and 28 restaurants, as well as a block away from the Eastern Market blue and orange line. It is steps away from the entire DC area!


NO USE OF SHOES INSIDE THE PROPERTY - the refurbished wood floors are valuable and guest will be responsible for damage.

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More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Enise (Owner)
Member since: 2011
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Speaks: english, french, spanish, turkish

About Enise

I like my property to be clean and orderly.

I reside upstairs.

Enise purchased this house in 2011

Why Enise chose Washington DC

Fully remodeled, historic property

What makes this house unique

The cleanest property ever.

No shoes allowed.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Dear Enise,

Thank you so much for the use of your home. We are honored to be your first guests - now friends! we loved staying here. The location immediately immersed us into 'DC life' and walking to and from your home was the perfect way to start and end our daily adventures. Your accommodations fit our needs perfectly, and we all slept comfortably each night. The furnishings are perfect, making us feel at home. I must say the garden was a nice surprise and my morning coffee. There was a great starts to each day. The metro was convenient and easy, not to mention the Eastern Market on the way.

Neighborhood restaurants were all very good. Acqua Alz, LePain, Sanphan, Tunicliff and Zest were favorites. We saw everything we wanted to see and your home was perfect for our family. We hope to see you again.
Jan 2011
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Historic, Convenient and Luxury Living in Capitol Hill in DC
average rating of 4.6 based on 19 reviews

Comfortable accommodations in central DC

  • 4 of 5

Owner helpful, accommodations neat and cozy. In a really nice area and within easy walking distance of metro and DC attractions. As pictured, the courtyard is a bonus and available for those who wish to enjoy the balmy evenings.

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Boise, ID

Nice place with some drawbacks

  • 3 of 5

This is a spacious apartment located in a great neighborhood on Capitol Hill. The bedroom is located on the street side of the apartment while the living area faces a garden behind the house. The bathroom has a nice shower and the heated floor was nice since it was fairly cold in DC during this business trip. There are lots of places to eat within a short walking distance, two very comfy neighborhood taverns with a great selection of draft beer. As typical of the Capital Hill area it is a quiet neighborhood; one of the reasons I try to stay in this area.

As a business traveler there are a couple of things that cause me to give this place a lower rating. One had to do with the wifi connection. The only area in the apartment that provided a signal was an area along the wall of the bedroom nearest to the street. I was unable to obtain any signal on either my laptop or cell phone anywhere else in the apartment. I mentioned the wifi connection problem to the apartment owner and she seemed concerned but was unable to do anything about it.

There were lots of decorative items throughout the apartment - everywhere. Virtually every horizontal surface had some sort of vase, pot, nick knacks, etc. Some people like this, I could do with less. For example, I needed a place to work and the only place I could put my laptop was the coffee table in the living room. That was after I had to remove all of the decorative items that took up most of the space on the table.

Another issue concerned the ongoing construction outside in the patio. One of the reasons I selected this place was because of the beautiful patio area that I could enjoy after work. Unfortunately the owner was having her roof repaired and there were construction materials taking up much of the room in the garden and a large plastic sheet of covering the access and view of the garden. She did move the plastic sheet so I could view the garden from the living room but with the rainy weather I was unable to use the garden other than one evening. My point here is that I should have been advised in advance that the garden area would be essentially unusable due to construction. That would have likely caused me to look elsewhere when I was looking for a place to stay.

Overall this apartment would be just fine for travelers who had little need for a wifi connection and business travelers who do not need a work space.

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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West coast visitors

  • 5 of 5

Brought my sixteen year old daughter out to DC to see everything and we ended up walking 40 miles in 4 days, learned and leaned on the Metro (about 2.5 flat blocks from the front door). Owner was able to pick us up from Reagan on the way in which was fantastic, and we used the Metro to get back to the airport on the return. (If you want to lean on the metro, use Reagan. The other regional airports will require you use cabs or busses.)

We packed very light and used the apartment for home base while we visited the national mall, zoo, local and downtown restaurants. After long days and aching feet from site-seeing we found returning to Capitol Hill and slouching on the couch was the perfect way to get ready for the next day.

We did not cook during the week, so cannot comment about that, but the beds are firm and comfortable and the outdoor space would have been wonderful to use if we'd had warmer weather at night. We loved living in a quiet neighborhood and not at a hotel.

Thanks for everything, E.

  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Wonderful property, felt like home! Beautifully kept space in sight of capital building. Easy access to metro, restaurants, eastern market, and much more. Wife is an avid runner and would run from property all the way to Lincoln memorial and back. Perfect for myself, wife and son to see everything we could in 3 days. The host is Very helpful and accomodating. Would definitely stay again.

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying with us Jason! I am glad that you enjoyed your visit and would love for you and your family to stay with us in the future.
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Portland, Oregon


  • 5 of 5

We loved our 10 days in D.C. Walked to most of the museums from the house. The house was clean and wonderful. Our host was warm and helpful. I would definitely recommend this rental!!!

  • Submitted: May 19, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Chelmsford, MA

Great place with a great host in a great location

  • 5 of 5

I wholeheartedly recommend this rental as Enise seems to take it upon herself to make sure you have everything you need for a fun easy vacation. We had a car that she secured a parking pass for and she gave us spot-on dinner recommendations. The accommodations are certainly very nice with a kitchen area and 2 queen beds - it was perfect for us and our two kids. It's very well kept up and has a nice relaxing patio area in the back. At times we felt like we didn't deserve such a nice place :-)

  • Submitted: May 2, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Reagan National Airport
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Union Station
Car: not necessary

2 Blocks away from Eastern Market Metro Station

1 Block away from the Eastern Market

1 Block away from the Public pool

6 Blocks away from State Capitol

6 Blocks from The Library of Congress

8 Blocks from The Union Station

8 Blocks from National Museum of Art

9 Blocks from Smithsonian Air and Space Museum

10 Blocks from Museum of Natural History

12 Blocks from White House

12 Blocks from Washington Monument

12 Blocks from Jefferson Memorial

13 Blocks from Lincoln Memorial

13 Blocks + a bridge away from Arlington Cemetery

12 Blocks + a bridge away from Pentagon

12 Blocks + a bridge away from Pentagon City Mall (Shopping Center)


Rates & Availability

Capitol Hill House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $90 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 14.0%

You have to call me to get the payment request.

Inauguration rate is available on request. Additional children are $25 per night per child under age 14 and $50 for children 15 - 18 years of age. Weekends are $249 +tax.

If you need assistance, I will be happy to provide it.

Key must be returned and walk-through completed with owner prior to check-out.

Weekend rates apply for additional guest fees.

Additional Child Rates:
Kids under 12: $39 +tax
Kids under 16: $55 +tax
Kids over 16 to 18: $100 +tax

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Capitol Hill House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Dialup Access
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Shower, heated floors granit sink top
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • 1 large couch in the living room.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • 4 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Living Room Garden Bedroom Bathroom Laundry Room Microwave Coffee Machine Refrigerator Dishwasher Television Free Wi-Fi Turkish Brunch in the garden ($15 per person) (optional) Drying rack in the garden Public Pool (1 block away) Turkish Pestemal as a towel We have an inventory checklist of the apartment's belongings We also have a folder of available restaurants within a 3 block radius.

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