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4 bathrooms for 3 bedrooms

Bedrooms 3
Space 130 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

As Close as You Can Get to U.S. Capital

If you want to tour DC by bicycle there is a rental station 1/2 block from this vacation rental, which is only 3 blocks from the US Capitol and the beginning of the National Mall.

The Flat at Library Court is a row house in the historic district with a completely renovated interior and all new furnishings decorated with Washington D.C. flair. You’ll enjoy expansive views of the stately Library of Congress, which is directly across the street. The house backs to Library Court, a 300 year old historic cobblestone street built in the days of horse-drawn buggies.

Why you can’t beat our location: Capitol Hill is a historic residential neighborhood that stretches from the U.S. Capitol, and Pennsylvania Ave, the main corridor, emanates from the Capitol beginning at 2nd Street. We are one block away on 3rd St – the first residential block from the Capitol. The further you get (4th Street, 5th, 6th and so on), the less desirable and less safe the areas become, and the longer your walk to the sites. This is truly as good and as close as it gets! Don’t talk yourself into staying blocks away…

• 1 Block or Less: U.S. Supreme Court, Library of Congress (across the street), Folger (Shakespeare) Theatre

• Within 2 to 3 blocks: U.S. Capitol, U.S. Capitol Visitor Center, Cannon House Office Building, Capitol Mall, U.S. Botanical Garden, South Capital Metro station.

• Tour Bus: The Circulator Tour Bus picks up one block away but most of what you’ll want to see is within a short walk.

• Dining 1 Block or Less: We the Pizza; Good Stuff Eatery (President Obama’s favorite hamburger), Cosi (sandwiches, soups and salads), Starbucks, Sonoma Restaurant and Wine Bar, Hunan Dynasty, Hawk N Dove; Capitol Hill Liquor and Deli

• Stores 1-2 Blocks: Corner Market Grocery Store, Grubb’s Care Pharmacy, Gandel’s Liquor, Riverby Books.

The Penthouse Apartment

Up a flight of stairs, you will enter the Penthouse Apartment of the Flat at Library Court. This two story unit has 3 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms and expansive views of the stately Library of Congress. The kitchen is fully stocked and the unit has wi-fi, cable TV and central air conditioning/heat.


Capitol Hill is the largest historic residential neighborhood in Washington D.C., stretching easterly in front of the United States Capitol along wide avenues. It is one of the oldest residential communities in Washington D.C.

As a geographic feature, Capitol Hill rises near the center of the District of Columbia and extends eastward. The Capitol Hill neighborhood today straddles two quadrants of the city, Southeast and Northeast, and a large portion is now designated as the Capitol Hill historic district. The name Capitol Hill is often used to refer to both the historic district and to the larger neighborhood around it.

Capitol Hill's landmarks include not only the United States Capitol, but also the Senate and House office buildings, the Supreme Court building, the Library of Congress, the Marine Barracks, the Washington Navy Yard, and Congressional Cemetery.

The main non-residential corridor of Capitol Hill is Pennsylvania Avenue, a lively commercial street with shops, restaurants and bars. Eastern Market is an 1873 public market on 7th Street SE, where vendors sell fresh meat and produce in indoor stalls and at outdoor farmers' stands. It is also the site of an outdoor flea market every weekend.

If available, we can provide parking for 1 vehicle at Union Station which is 5 blocks from this rental.

Please check our other properties at 913567, 3526541 & 4015008 in Capitol Hill with you have a question about our rental please don't hesitate to call Bob Finn at 623-297-8193. I sometimes call the person inquiring about our rental, but am finding that lots of people don't answer their phones these days. I find that it is some times easier to communicate in a phone conversation then it is by email. We want to make sure there is no misunderstanding about the location of our rentals and it amenities. Parking is limited in DC so if you are driving to DC you might want to talk with Bob about some parking solutions.

More Details

Property Manager
Bob Finn
Member since: 2003
Speaks english
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
22 March, 2018

About Bob Finn

Bob is a retired District Judge from Nebraska and Kaye is retired from Nebraska Public Power District. They are the parents of James Finn who, along with his wife, are the owners of this Capitol Hill Vacation Rental.

Why Bob Finn chose Eastern Market

This property served as a parsonage for many years until it was sold in 2012. The house is being completely renovated.

What makes this house unique

The location of this property is what makes it unique. It couldn't be more perfect for visitors to Washington, DC, Government personnel visiting and others wishing to experience the Nations Capital..


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Eastern Market

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 130 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • City Centre
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , bath with shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , bath with shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , bath with shower , bath (no shower)
  • Each bedroom has its own private bathroom. There is a fourth bathroom available for anyone sleepong on the sleeper sofa in the living room or on the couch or air mattress.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 extra lg. double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 extra lg. double bed , 1 sofa bed/futon , Babies Play/Pack for sleeping
    Bedroom 3 - 3 single bed , This room has single over double bunk beds & a single bed.
  • Each bedroom has its own private bathroom. Living Room has a sleeper sofa.
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Bicycles ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(99 traveller reviews)

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4 bathrooms for 3 bedrooms
average rating of 4.878788 based on 99 reviews

Perfect setting and location

  • 5 of 5

There is nothing negative to say about this property. The home was clean and larger than it appeared in the pictures. The location was as perfect and close to food choices, monuments and metro transportation. Bob was easy to contact and so helpful. We had a snow storm while we were there and he wanted to make sure we were ok and was flexible with our check out if our flIght had been cancelled. This is the only place I would consider using for my family in DC

  • Review Submitted: 22/03/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect home and location for our family vacation

  • 5 of 5

Great home and location! Home was super clean, had tons of space and nicely decorated. Mr Finn was a pleasure to work with and always had helpful information. Hope to stay her again!

  • Review Submitted: 19/03/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely Townhome

  • 5 of 5

Great location; appreciated the attention to detail - like extra paper towels, TP, and coffee! I'd book it again.

  • Review Submitted: 03/01/2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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DC Thanksgiving

  • 5 of 5

With 2 adults, 1-24yr old and 13 and 16 year old kids, we rarely get hotel rooms and prefer houses. This was a gem. Fantastic location relative to all the site we wanted to see. Had all the amenities we needed as we tend to eat our breakfast and dinner in. Great place.

  • Review Submitted: 28/11/2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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United States

Great location and property

  • 5 of 5

Thank you for the opportunity to stay in your property. The location is fantastic. It's within walking distance to most everything we did, yet it's a very quiet area. We also were able to take our kids Trick or Treating in the area. Very safe and made for a pleasant surprise. The house was very clean with more than enough space. Plenty of dishes and cookware which can save a lot of money on meals. Bob was very responsive and easy to work with!

  • Review Submitted: 17/11/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Grand Rapids, MI USA

Great apt in great location

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed this space. We were a group of 8 women, all friends from college, and we are scattered throughout US. This has plenty of beds and great living room and kitchen space to enjoy coffee in morning and wine for happy hour. Walking distance to many restaurants. It did get warm on top floor but we adjusted as suggested and it was fine. Very comfortable beds, quiet neighborhood. We'd definitely book this again if coming back to area.

  • Review Submitted: 17/11/2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Car: not necessary


Rates & Availability

Contact Manager

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee AU$254.86
Additional Guest Fee AU$63.71 per person per night

Checkout is 11:00 AM and Check-in is 4:00 PM

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if cancelled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if cancelled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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