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Spacious Flat in Foggy Bottom Just East of Georgetown with separate bedroom

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 780 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Entry-level apartment in 3-story Victorian rowhouse with street entrance

Enjoy the Location and Foggy Bottom lifestyle. Historic rowhouse located in the heart of Foggy Bottom near George Washington University Campus and World Bank. The apartment has one bedroom with queen bed, one queen sleep sofa, and one double sleep sofa. Full kitchen and separate bedroom with bath. Closets and bookshelves for storage. Large living room with sleep sofa. Sit at the bay window to plan your visit. Fast broadband wireless and 49 inch cable TV with over 70 channels. Kitchen has gas oven and range, a microwave, and a refrigerator. Bathroom has shower and is located in the bedroom. There is also a dining area. Check-in is available anytime after 230pm. Please check out by 1130am and you may leave your luggage in the entryway during your checkout or check-in day.


Property Manager
sally obrien
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 23, 2017

About sally obrien

Sally is a public interest attorney in Washington DC

sally obrien purchased this apartment in 2015

Why sally obrien chose Washington DC

The Gowan House is an historic rowhouse in Foggy Bottom between 25th street and St. Paul's Church. The house was built in 1890 and has four floors. The apartment is about 700 square feet. We have central air conditioning and central heat and a fan is available for those who prefer to open the window. The apartment has security features and is on a safe street. The front door of the apartment is protected with two doors with deadbolt locks.

What makes this apartment unique

The location is perfect for visitors seeing the major sights in DC or for those attending meetings in downtown DC. We are located on the blue/orange/silver line metro with easy access to Dulles and Reagan Airports. We are within quick walking distance of shops, grocery stores, and restaurants. 25th Street is quiet and a nice place to walk in the evening on the way to Kennedy Center or LIsner Auditorium. We are within walking distance of the Lincoln Memorial and the Mall

Amenities

Foggy Bottom Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 780 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Max. adults: 5
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Monument View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Village ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • The bathroom is in the bedroom and has a comfortable shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • The bedroom is on the east side of the house and has windows on two sides. The bedroom, which is slightly below grade, has an easy access to the apartment's back door. The bedroom has a full bath with a shower. The bedroom has a closet, two dressers, and two night tables.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
Notes:
Please let us know when you have vacated the apartment. We don’t ask anything else of our guests but you are welcome to remove the sheets from the bed(s) you have used and leave them on a pile on the bed or in the washer. Some guests also like to put all of the towels they have used in one pile. If you have used dishes you are welcome to rinse them and load them into the dishwasher. We will pick up the trash after you depart and take care of the recycling. Occasionally some guests like to throw out some trash during their stay and for that purpose have utilized the community trash container located at the corner of 25th & K. Thanks again for staying with us.

Reviews

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Spacious Flat in Foggy Bottom Just East of Georgetown with separate bedroom
average rating of 4.52 based on 25 reviews
5

Perfect Flat

  • 5 of 5

Perfect Flat to stay in Washington. ALL PERFECT

  • Submitted: May 31, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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4

Convenient spot to stay

  • 4 of 5

Close to Trader Joe's and metro station. Don't need the a car since the metro station is super close, about 2 blocks away.

I brought my family of 2 kids with me (2 and 5 year old ) and had no problem with them sleeping in this place. Shower provided great hot water consistently .

  • Submitted: Apr 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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5

Comfortable and very convenient!!

  • 5 of 5

Our group had a wonderful stay! The house was easy to find, very comfortable and literally 5 minutes from the metro. Trader Joe's was a block and a half away for our groceries and last minute treats!! I loved cooking in the kitchen for our brunch and dinner. Sally was easy to contact and responded quickly when we had a question. Great neighborhood and so happy to be able to store our luggage for our last day of touring around DC! Thanks, Sally:)

  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Clean and convienent .

  • 5 of 5

We were so busy we didn't spend much time in the apartment. Very well located to transportation., did not eat there but appeared to have all the amenities for a comfortable stay.

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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5

Wonderful place, great location

  • 5 of 5

Thanks very much Sally - the apartment was perfect! We'll be back for sure.

  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Flat in historic building near GW -- clean, convenient and comfortable.

  • 4 of 5

I have stayed in the owner's other properties and I will confirm that they maintain this flat as well as the others-- this one, however, has quite a large kitchen. The space would suit up to four people, probably a family of four without cramping. Close to both Trader Joe's and Whole Foods; close to metro stop, GW, World Bank, IMF, many professional offices. If you like to watch television in your off hours, this one has splendid one. I travel for business, but even spending all day and most of the evening in offices, this property permits me comfortably to have an early breakfast, a pleasant neighborhood walk, a late dinner, and avoid the space limitations and constraints of having a room in a hotel.

  • Submitted: Jan 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
5.8 Miles
Reagan
Nearest Barpub
200 Metres
La Perla
Nearest Ferry
9 Miles
Alexandria, VA
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
East Potomac Park
Nearest Train
3.3 Miles
Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
0.2 Miles
Whitehurst Freeway
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
Bayou
Nearest Beach
138 Miles
Ocean City
Car: not necessary

We are located in a residential enclave in downtown Washington DC. Perfect for sightseeing or business trips to the World Bank, IMF, GW University, State Department, embassies and US Institute of Peace. Our guests often bike or walk to Washington Harbor, Rock Creek Park, the Washington Mall, C&O Canal. All of the Smithsonian Museums are easily accessible by Metro or Circulator Bus, and the Textile Museum and Washingtonia Museum just a 10 minute walk. The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts is a 14 minute walk (buses also available).

Because this house is in a quiet neighborhood we ask guests to refrain from loud music after 10pm.

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Rates & Availability

Foggy Bottom Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Nightly Rate
Jul 21 2017 - Jul 26 2017
2 night minimum stay
$130
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
april 2017
Jul 27 2017 - Jul 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$150
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
May
Aug 1 2017 - Aug 7 2017
3 night minimum stay
$150
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
august
Aug 8 2017 - Aug 21 2017
2 night minimum stay
$165
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
september
Aug 22 2017 - Sep 4 2017
2 night minimum stay
$190
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
september
Sep 5 2017 - Sep 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$180
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
October
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$190
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
graduation
May 17 2018 - May 20 2018
3 night minimum stay
$400
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$158
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 14.5%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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