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(2) Steps from the Capitol and Monuments - Historic Brownstone WALK EVERYWHERE

Sleeps4
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Space 575 sq ft
Property type apartment

Overview

About the property

Charming Studio/1 Bath Quite Street/Walk Everywhere

Welcome to Hill Flats DC!

Please ask us about our 2017 Inauguration pricing.

IF WE DON'T HAVE THE DATES YOU ARE LOOKING FOR PLEASE CHECK OUT OUR OTHER LISTING IN THE SAME BUILDING:

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Hill Flats DC is an owner managed luxury 1880 brownstone on the first residential block across the street from the Library of Congress and Folgers Shakespeare Theater. Just a short walk away you will have immediate access to the US Capitol, US Supreme Court, and The National Mall.

This is the ultimate location if you are looking for immediate walk-able access to all of Washington DC's historic sites.

The building is also just few blocks away from Eastern Market and Barracks Row. For public transportation the property is a short walk to Union Station and Capitol South Metro stops in addition to numerous bus lines.

There are dozens of restaurants, cafes, and bar's within a few minute walk. There is also a neighborhood grocery store around the corner. Capitol bike share is located nearby. Walkscore is 94.

The private apartment is on the second floor of a 4 unit historic 1880 building. The flat has been freshly remodeled and has a fully appointed kitchen with stainless steel appliances, granite counter tops, and marble bathroom tile. For your sleeping arrangements we have 1 queen size pillow top mattress bed, 1 Full size memory foam bed. We also have an additional queen size air mattress which is available upon request.

The unit comes with everything you need to make your stay comfortable.

This is one of the most charming and well preserved buildings on one of the most desired blocks in Washington DC.

If you are looking for history, location, and character there is no substitute.

Reservations

To make a reservation, please press the 'Book It Now' button, which will confirm availability and provide a detailed quote.

All payments are self-service, via credit card or e-check using VRBO's secure payments page. You will not need to provide us with your credit card information.

Parking is available on site for $25/night. Please inquire for availability. In case our on-site parking is not available for your stay there is parking at Union Station for $22/night. Union Station is approximately a 10 minute walk to the flat.

We sincerely appreciate your interest in Hill Flats DC and look forward to hosting you in the near future.

More Details

Owner
Colin Thomas
Member since: 2013
Speaks english
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
21 May, 2018

About Colin Thomas

I am a military officer and pilot as well as a real estate professional. I have extensive travel experience and understand the nuances associated with creating a comfortable and memorable experience in our nation's capitol.

Why Colin Thomas chose Eastern Market

Since being built in 1880 numerous Senators, Congressmen, artists, and academics have all resided at what is now Hill Flats.

The building was previously used as a lecture hall and residence for scholars conducting research at the Library of Congress which is across the street.

Due to the buildings immediate proximity to national monuments, the National Park Service and Washington DC has designated Hill Flats a Historic building and has registered it under the Capitol Overlay and Fine Arts District. This designation ensures that all preservation is conducted under the direction of the Architect of the Capitol.

Hill Flats has been meticulously preserved while ensuring that it meets modern comforts.

If you are looking for character and historic charm there is no substitute.

What makes this apartment unique

Incredible architecture and historic charm in an unbeatable location.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment rental in Eastern Market

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 575 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • City Centre ...
  • Monument View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure , Fully renovated with Marble and all new fixtures
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed , 1 double bed
  • Queen Bed - Pillow Top Mattress Sleeps 2 Adults Full Size Bed - Foam Mattress Sofa Bed Sleeps 2 Adults
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • roller blading
  • swimming

Reviews

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(2) Steps from the Capitol and Monuments - Historic Brownstone WALK EVERYWHERE
average rating of 4.673077 based on 52 reviews
4

Great place and location.

  • 4 of 5

Our first VRBO experience. This was a great place and excellent location.

  • Review Submitted: 26/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

location location location!

  • 5 of 5

This place was fantastic! The location was perfect, walked to all of the museums, monuments and attractions in DC. Restaurants and markets were also within walking distance and did not require a car during the entire stay. The place was exactly as pictured and even nicer than the pictures. It was the perfect place and made the trip to DC better than I expected and would most definitely stay here again!

  • Review Submitted: 09/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Location was so convenient! Safe, and all amenities made our stay comfortable.

  • 4 of 5

Location was so convenient! Right next to Shakespear Library. Amenities made our stay comfortable. Bring your earplugs and eye shades as you are in a city!

Our host had great restaurant ideas; Le Diplomat, The Warf, Zetayama.

  • Review Submitted: 12/01/2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Auburn, CA USA
5

Perfect 10 day stay

  • 5 of 5

This was one of the best vrbos we have stayed in! The location to sites was close. The unit included all needed amenities, stores were near by. We prepared most meals and the kitchen had all we needed. For light sleepers, there were sound machines and ear plugs (There was a unit above and the sounds traveled ) we will definitely recommend this place to our friends.

  • Review Submitted: 07/01/2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Portland, OR
3

Great location, bring earplugs

  • 3 of 5

The location was great to be able to get to the Capitol and other attractions. Good setup for visiting DC. The apartment was loud- the gate movement and traffic were noisy in the mornings, but the noise from the apartment above was REALLY loud. You can hear each and every step from the people upstairs late into the night. There was also no window coverings whatsoever on the bathroom window . Bring earplugs, and your stay will be fine.

  • Review Submitted: 06/12/2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We will have the window cover put on ASAP! We have one that had broken right before your stay and had not been able to replace it. In regard to the people upstairs, we are sorry they are so heavy footed and that with the old historic nature of the building, footsteps can be heard. We are putting an oriental rug up there that should greatly damped the footsteps. In terms of traffic noises, this will unfortunately be a very difficult problem to avoid in the city! Best of luck and we hope you stay again!
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4

Great location

  • 4 of 5

Cozy Flat in great location.

  • Review Submitted: 26/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
5.8 Miles
Reagan National Airport
Nearest Train
0.5 Miles
Union Station
Car: not necessary

This one of the most central and historic location in Washington DC on the first residential block across the street from the Library of Congress and Folgers Shakespeare Theater. The US Capitol and US Supreme Court are a short walk. The building is just a few blocks away from Eastern Market/Union Station/Capitol South metro stops in addition to numerous bus lines.

There are dozens of restaurants, cafes, and bar's within a few minute walk. Capitol Bike Share is located nearby. Walkscore is 94.

The private apartment is on the first floor of a 4 unit historic circa 1880 building. This is one of the most charming buildings on one of the most desired blocks on the Hill.

If you are looking for character there is no substitute.

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Rates & Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee AU$131.8

FEES:

- $100 cleaning fee
- 14.5% DC Tax
- $59 non-refundable $1500 of damage protection


FOR STAYS OF 3 MONTHS OR MORE NO SALES TAX WILL BE CHARGED
Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
INQUIRE ABOUT LAST MINUTE STAY DISCOUNTS!!!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if cancelled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if cancelled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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