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Single Family Home with Parking and huge yard!

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 2,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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Overview

About the property

Flexible accommodation ~ can sleep up to 9 people

Welcome to our beautiful detached home in D.C's Brookland neighborhood. Locals refer to Brookland as ‘DC's best kept secret', it's a little haven in DC, away from the hustle and bustle but the Metro (Red line) can get you downtown in 15 minutes to the monuments, museums, white house and Capitol hill.

You have 2 options when booking this rental. You can either 1) Rent the main house (excluding the basement) or 2) rent the entire house (including basement). Please be sure to mention how you would like to rent the house and we can provide a quotation for your stay.

The lower level of the house has just been remodeled. It’s light and airy but cozy too. There is a queen bed and a day-bed which can comfortably sleep an extra guest. A kitchenette is well equipped with mini fridge, toaster, microwave and coffee maker.

The main house can sleep up to 6 people. It has 1.5 baths, 3 bedrooms (1 queen, 1 full size sofa bed & 2 x twin beds) kitchen dining area with all stainless steel appliances and granite counter tops. There are flat screen TV’s cable and free WIFI.

Everything is newly furnished and decorated, comfy beds complete with the luxurious linens and towels.

Large fenced yard to let the children run and play complete with front and back porches to sit and enjoy a glass of wine. Additional patio area and gas grill.

We are close to all the attractions in DC, as we are conveniently located near to the metro (red line). Washington's DC’s monuments, the mall, the amazing museums, the Whitehouse and Capitol building are all within 15-20 minutes by car or metro.

Don’t miss the Franciscan Monastery and gardens, there are also many bike trails nearby including the National Arboretum. The Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception is the largest Roman Catholic Church in the United States and is one of the 10 largest churches in the world.

We have plenty of guidebooks and local knowledge on what to see, where to go and some great recommendations for restaurants.

We look forward to welcoming you!

Other Things to Note:

Please note, we rent this home in two ways - this listing refers to the MAIN house, which sleeps 6 comfortably. If you have a larger group, we also rent the WHOLE house, which does include the basement. Please inquire about the adjusted rate and opening up the "whole house".

The rental rate for the entire house $300 (adjusted per season) per night (includes basement).

Cleaning / Laundry fee $140 for main house, $175 entire house (inc. basement)

More Details

Property Manager
Lara Hawketts
Member since: 2012
Speaks english, spanish
Calendar last updated:
29 March, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

We stayed at Lara and Alex's place for two days and it was lovely! Unfortunately, Lara was out of town & we didn't get to meet her, but Alex was a wonderful host and gave us many good tips for restaurants, etc. Thank you Alex (and Lara) for providing everything we could possibly need! So nice of you to have goodies for breakfast - we were able to splurge more on dinners! It was especially nice to be able to park right outside; even though we took the bus/metro during the day, a nighttime drive down to the Lincoln Memorial was a breeze, and there was plenty of parking there. We highly recommend this listing.
Aug 2010
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Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Northeast Washington

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 10
  • non smoking only
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • City Centre
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath (no shower) , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed , Master bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 single bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 large double bed , 1 single bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • festivals
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(16 traveller reviews)

Single Family Home with Parking and huge yard!
average rating of 4.5625 based on 31 reviews
5

Great DC family vacation home...

  • 5 of 5

Nice and clean home in a quiet neighborhood minutes from all the DC attractions!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rhode Island
5

Brookland home.

  • 5 of 5

We rented this home for a family vacation with my sister and her family and my brother and his family. There were nine of us and we found the home to be a perfect fit for us. We rented the basement apartment as well which served as a wonderful spot for the teenagers with us! We loved the location which is close to the Metro and even the drive in to D.C. was not difficult. We were met at the home by the owner who explained the area and made recommendations for restaurants and other points of interest in the area i.e. Basilica, Franciscan Monastery. We would definitely recommend this home.

  • Review Submitted: May 3, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Accomodations in Brookland

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time! Very convenient to Redline and Catholic University! Very Clean and comfortable!

  • Review Submitted: May 29, 2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lamesa, Texas
5

Great place to explore the DC area

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed here for a weekend. We brought our two small dogs with us and they loved the yard. Thank you Lara for allowing us to bring out babies. Your place is amazing and cozy! We enjoyed having coffee outside in the mornings! We will be back! Thanks.

  • Review Submitted: May 7, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Washingtonville, NY
4

What a beautiful place!! Very clean. And a great location!

  • 4 of 5

We stayed here with our 8 year old son who has been dying to come to DC. We had a great time, and your place was very comfortable at the end of our VERY LONG days! In fact, my son said several times, "Mom, this is a really nice place isn't it?!". We would definitly recommend your place to anyone visiting the DC area.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 26, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Sweet Stay at a parisian loft looking home studio

  • 4 of 5

We had a beautiful stay. Very clean. Comfy beds. Great hosts. Recommended to others who stayed there and liked it too.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 19, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Washington Reagan DCA
Car: not necessary

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Northeast Washington

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Cherry Blossom
15 Mar 2017 - 17 Apr 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$260
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add A$26 per night, per additional guest
 
April - May
18 Apr 2017 - 4 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$325
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add A$26 per night, per additional guest
 
Graduation
5 May 2017 - 14 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$392
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add A$26 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer 2016
15 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$346
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add A$26 per night, per additional guest
 
July 4
1 Jul 2017 - 4 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$392
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add A$26 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer 2017
6 Jul 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$260
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add A$26 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
A$255
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add A$33 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Waiver A$103
Cleaning / Laundry fee A$183
Tax Rate 17.5%

Please note that if the main house is rented (excluding basement) the cleaning fee is $145.
If the entire house is rented (including basement) the cleaning fee is $175.

Our peak nightly rate is $195 for the main house and $285 for the entire house.
The 18% tax includes the 14.5% DC occupancy tax and a credit card processing fee.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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