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Newly Renovated Apartment Near Convention Center and U Street Corridor

Sleeps3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
apartment
Sleeps
3
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 - 3 nights

Description

Northwest Washington Apartment Rental Photos and Description

Junior 1 Bedroom Apt / Sleeps 3

Newly renovated, junior 1 bedroom English basement apartment, with 4 full-size windows, offers plenty of natural light. Sleeps 3 adults with a queen bed and twin sofa bed. You'll have a comfortable night's sleep with 500 thread count sheets and tempurpedic pillows. Full bathroom with bathtub and shower. Washer and dryer in unit. Full-size kitchen appliances include refrigerator, stove, oven, dishwasher, microwave, coffee maker, toaster and iron. Kitchen has granite countertops and is fully furnished with plates, glasses, cookware, utensils, etc. The apartment has all the conveniences of home. For travelers with small children, a highchair and Pack n' Play are available upon request.

The apartment is located just north of downtown, near 2 yellow/green line metro stops—just 3 blocks from Howard University/Shaw metro stop and 4 blocks from the Mt Vernon/Convention Center metro stop. Reagan National Airport is also located on the yellow line, so the commute from the airport is very easy. Washington DC is a very walkable city with good public transportation. You won't need a car while you are here. If you are traveling with a car, there is plenty of street parking available. Street parking is locally zoned, but we will arrange for you to have a parking pass for a $25 fee.

We are walking distance to vibrant nightlife, like the U street corridor, Logan Circle and Chinatown/Gallery Place. Only 3 metro stops to the National Mall and all of the historic monuments. Lots of restaurants within walking distances. 

For extended stays, we will have the apartment cleaned weekly for an additional $50. Nightly rate does not include the Washington DC lodging tax of 14.5%.

We live upstairs and are happy to answer any questions or make recommendations. The apartment has a separate alley entrance, and you will have complete privacy.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Greg Sitzmann
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
December 6, 2016
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About Greg Sitzmann

We moved to DC together in 2005, the year we were married. It was going to be a short-term stay, and here we are eight years later. We absolutely love our city.

Greg Sitzmann purchased this apartment in 2012

Why Greg Sitzmann chose Washington DC

The nice thing about the English basement apartment is that it's only a couple steps below ground. So it really feels more like a first-floor space. The ceilings are high. And the four tall windows let in plenty of natural light.

What makes this apartment unique

Our neighborhood, Shaw, is also called Old City. It has a great neighborhood vibe. Subway stops are convenient. But if you like to walk, it's a beautiful city to see on foot.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(71 traveler reviews)

Newly Renovated Apartment Near Convention Center and U Street Corridor
average rating of 4.746479 based on 71 reviews
5

Great location

  • 5 of 5

We were very satisfied with our stay. The apartment was everything the owner said it would be - clean, comfortable, quiet and in a good location. We were a 10 minute walk to the convention center and metro stop and a 5 minute walk to a large supermarket. We would stay here again.

  • Submitted: Dec 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
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4

Very nice place, great location!

  • 4 of 5

The apartment is smaller than I'm used to, but clean and very well stocked with everything I needed, great kitchen, dish and clothes washers, flat screen with a zillion channels. A large market one block away, Metro stations three blocks north and three blocks south, nice neighborhood, big park across street, community garden two buildings away, lots of impressive local restaurants listed in a notebook in the cupboard - everything! Chinatown, the U Street corridor, historic 14th Street, Howard University, Convention Center, African American Civil War Museum - all within an easy mile walk. National Mall less than 2 miles straight down 7th St. Only drawbacks: large divider (closet), but no complete separation of light and sound between bedroom and living room/kitchen; only TV in bedroom just large enough for nice, big bed. Overall, love the place, want to come back. So many restaurants I didn't have time to try.

  • Submitted: Nov 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
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5

Pleasant convention center stay

  • 5 of 5

Less than 10 minute walk to the convention center. 1 Block from grocery. Quiet. Kitchen worked well with standard cookware and utensils. Suited my needs very well.

  • Submitted: Nov 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
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4

Wonderful stay

  • 4 of 5

Was a convenient location. Easy access to Metro and grocery store. Was clean with nice full kitchen. Good service from Host. All in all we enjoyed our stay.

  • Submitted: Nov 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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4

simply excellent.

  • 4 of 5

The area is very comfortable department. It is fully equipped. For two adults is enough space. The air conditioning is perfect. The only thing missing is the daily maid service or at least change the towels. For others it is excellent. Greg (the owner) is very good person, very attentive.

in conclusion, 100% recommended.

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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5

Great location!

  • 5 of 5

We were very happy with our stay. Close to great restaurants, the National Mall and the airport!

  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
6 Miles
Reagan National
Nearest Barpub
0.05 Miles
Dacha House
Nearest Train
1.5 Miles
Union Station Amtrak
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Sundevich
Car: not necessary

We're located just 3 blocks from the Convention Center.

Rates & Availability

Northwest Washington Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Inauguration
Jan 19 2017 - Jan 21 2017
3 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
High 2017
Mar 15 2017 - Nov 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
$135
$3,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$125
$3,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $50
Tax Rate 14.5%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Northwest Washington Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • twin sofa bed
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

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