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5 bedrooms house perfect for family and friends, located at Petworth area

Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

5 bedrooms of 2 separate units: 3 bedroom unit & 2 bedroom unit

This is a lovely 5 bedroom, 3.5 bath newly remodeled home in a quiet and safest area of Washington DC. The house consists of 2 units:

1st unit upper level has 3 bedrooms and 2 baths. Main level has the living area, kitchen, dining and 0.5 bath.

2nd unit has basement, has 2 bedrooms, a bath, a kitchen and a living area on the lower level with private entrance to each unit.

We are located 0.8 miles from Georgia Avenue/Petworth metro and 0.5 miles form Fort Totten metro station Free parking for 4 cars

One set of washing and dryer is connected and working perfectly. The other is not connected because the house is rented as a unit.

More Details

Tunde Komolafe
Member since: 2011
Speaks english
Response time
Within a few days
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
16 December, 2017

About Tunde Komolafe

I have a good taste for a good home . I also provide quality service for my guests..

Tunde Komolafe purchased this townhome in 2004

Why Tunde Komolafe chose Petworth

The location is fantastic, quiet, safe and friendly neighborhood.

What makes this townhome unique

You have access to the entire house if you rent the entire house and if not, I provide unit code to individual as soon as payment is made. No problem for late arrivals.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday townhome rental in Petworth

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Events Allowed
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , bath with shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , bath with shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet
  • 3.5 bathrooms: Master room with private bathroom, 2 other rooms share one bath all in upper level. Main level has powder room (0.5 bath) The basement has one bathroom
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 extra lg. double bed , Master Bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 5 - 1 extra lg. double bed
  • 3 Bedrooms at upper level, one king size bed, one queen and one full. 2 Bedrooms at the lower level: one king size bed and one queen size bed
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • long term rentals available
  • wheelchair accessible
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • churches
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
Fort Totten metro has $4.50 all-day parking, free on weekends. Taking Taxi to my place is very easy for anyone in DC because of the neighborhood. Bus stop is less than 2 minutes, the buses go straight to the Petworth Metro station.Transit directions to Metro Center Station From 4330 3rd St NW Washington, DC 20011 to Downtown: Walk to NW New Hampshire Ave & NW Webster St About 3 mins (0.2 mi) NW New Hampshire Ave & NW Webster St Stop ID: 1002406 64 Bus towards Federal Triangle NW 11th St & NW F St Stop Walk to Metro Center Station About 2 mins (479 ft) Metro Center Station 607 13th


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5 bedrooms house perfect for family and friends, located at Petworth area
average rating of 3.5555556 based on 18 reviews

Wonderful house in a wonderful neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

The house was not perfect but it is in good shape for rental property. When we first arrived the air conditioning was not working but Tonde was very responsive and brought us a window unit to use until the technician could get there. The conditioning was fixed ASAP. There was plenty of room for the 10 of us in the house and the neighborhood was very safe, we never felt uncomfortable walking around. I would definitely stay here again if we come back to DC!

  • Review Submitted: 08/05/2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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The worst experience imaginable.

  • 1 of 5

To say this was a bad experience does an injustice to the word bad. We arrived at the house at 4:00 pm on Saturday and there were people going in and out. We walked up and said that we had the place rented for the next few days. They said we rented it on a different site for the weekend. The host had obviously double-booked it. Here we were with 8 people in DC at 4 pm on Saturday evening and no place to stay. It was a miracle that we found another place although it was smaller and only slept 7. We got in touch with Tunde and his excuse was that he was in Europe and he had it on both VRBO and the other site and his agent must not have caught it. No apology. He should not be allowed to list on the site!

  • Review Submitted: 01/11/2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I traveled to Europe a week before the guest check in date for a family emergency. My brother managed my properties while I was away. He mistakingly booked another group into the house instead of another house. He was confused with 2 different addresses. I sincerely apologize for the inconvenience created, I can imagine what they might have gone through. I am very sorry. This is my 5th year running the business, this had never happened and it will never happen again.
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Great Time and Stay in DC

  • 4 of 5

The overall condition of the property was good. There are a few upgrades that need to happen before I can make this a five star. The rooms and general living areas were spacious for our group. There were 5 adults and 4 kids (age range 9 yrs. to 16 yrs.) in the group. The kids really liked that they had they own space downstairs. The kitchen area was nice and had dishes and utensils for us to use. We could all eat together, if we wanted to. The recommended upgrades would be to purchase a new bed for the middle bedroom upstairs, the bed has a dip in the middle. Add better bedding for the beds and additional bedding for the pull out bed. Needs general maintenance, i.e. paint, clean vents, scrub floors) needs TLC. Also, there were a few small ants even though we did light cleaning each day.

Once we figured out the bus and rail system, it was easy to get around and transportation to the bus stop via rail was a 10 minute walk. The location was great. We were out late a few days at night had not problems. The neighborhood is safe.

Tunde was helpful and attentive to our needs. I gave him feedback on all I shared in this review. He was very nice and brought extra bedding within hours of us calling. The family vacation was a hit. Everyone was satisfied and my son didn't want to leave the house because he liked it so much. If I vacation in DC again, I would stay here. Thanks!

Vanessa Lewis


  • Review Submitted: 18/08/2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fabulous property. Great location. Neighborhood good.

  • 5 of 5

The home is beautiful. It has been renovated but still has the character one expects of a 1920's -ish row home.

It does have two separate living spaces and two kitchens. The bedrooms are on the third floor and first floor.

There is a bus stop within two blocks and grocery stores and gas stations with in a half mile.

Eight of us stayed here very comfortably. There was enough room for all of us to share meals and also have our own space.

Somethings that will make the stay better:

This is an older home with an addition. It does have central air, but there are 3 floors.

The Master Suite on the third floor. The Master bath has a wonderful open air vent. This allows for the scents of the seasons to permeate the master suite. The fresh rain was glorious. However, we found the central air did work more efficiently if we kept the door to the master bath shut.

This house is wonderful, but in the hottest months may require a little common sense to maximize the AC.

The owner was attentive and accommodating. We could not have asked for a better host.

Thank you so much for making the trip great!! It was a huge relief to have the home to come back to after roaming around playing tourist all day.

  • Review Submitted: 17/07/2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very disappointed

  • 1 of 5

The pictures do not accurately reflect the condition of the property. The walls are beat up and need to be repainted and the decor is subpar. We had a bad fly infestation in the downstairs area as well. Granted we didn't contact the owner until our last night but when we did, he was rude and abrupt. He thought we left the downstairs door open when in fact, that door was never opened and the flies were there at check-in. The linens and towels are old & worn and need to be replaced. The place has the feel of just not being clean. In fact, the kitchen trash can was full when we arrived. Although it was nice to have parking in the back, it's on a steep incline with not much space to maneuver and it made parking rather challenging. I would not stay there again nor would I refer anyone to this property.

  • Review Submitted: 13/07/2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 3 of 5

We had 9 people, 2 children and 7 adults. We arrived and the place was clean and had food in the cabinet that was left for anyone. There is 5 bedrooms and 2 1/2 bath that are very spacious. The upstairs washer and dryer doesn't work but downstairs does. Needs a little work but otherwise beautiful house. I love the neighborhood and neighbors. Very friendly and safe with lots of transportation options. There are two grocery stores near by. We had a few issues with the drains but found it was only clogged. Loved our stay and would come back.

  • Review Submitted: 06/04/2016
  • Date of Stay: March 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
9.3 Miles
Reagan National
Nearest Train
0.8 Miles
Georgia Petworh Metro station
Nearest Restaurant
0.17 Miles
Dave's Fish house
Car: not necessary

We located at 0.8 miles from Georgia Ave/Petworth Metro station (Green/yellow lines) or Fort Totten Metro 0.5 miles (Red green, yellow lines)

Bus stop is less than 1 minute from the house.


Rates & Availability

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee AU$215.84
Additional Guest Fee AU$26.16 per person per night
Damage Insurance AU$77.18

No smoking, No sleeping on the couch, Check in time is from 3 p.m and check-out time is 11 AM
Please clean behind self. Please put off the light when leaving the house and treat the house as yours.

Cancellation of the contract by the tenant in more than one month to check in date will subject to a charge of $200. Cancellation in less than one month to check-in date will subject to a charge 25% of the total cost. Cancellation by tenant less than three weeks to check in date will be subject to 40% charge, less than two weeks will be charged 50% and less than one week will be charged 75% less than 24 hrs will subject to a total charge of 90% of the total cost. Thanks

Tunde Sunny Komolafe
Landlord/ Manager

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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