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The Ledroit Park Carriage house firestatio, c1870. Upper level Penthouse deck- south facing. Front door
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Historic Fire Station Loft *Private roofdeck*

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Historic Fire Station Loft *Private roofdeck*

9 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
2 baths
9 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
2 baths
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Great location94% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
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LeDroit Fire station c1870, is bright, hip and comfortably outfitted. Well equipped for cooking or lounging. Furnished private rooftop. Just three blocks to Shaw/ Howard Metro on yellow line. It is hidden in a quiet backstreet with parking available
Convention center just 8 blocks away or 1 metro stop.
This is the UPPER loft of two separate lofts in historic building. (option to rent the two as 6BR/4BA)
In the heart of the historic U street jazz corridor filled with restaurants and nightlife.


Free parking on premises
Cable TV
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Bedroom 3
1 queen bed, 1 single bed, 1 air mattress, 1 floor mattress
Common spaces
1 sofa bed, 1 floor mattress, 1 crib

House Rules

No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 4PM
Check out by 11AM
Self check-in with smart lock


Wide doorway to the home’s entrance
Well-lit path to entrance


18 Reviews

John User Profile
August 2018
Cool historic place near Howard University hospital. Quiet neighborhood and easy Uber to all the major sites.
Abi User Profile
July 2018
Karen's home is wonderful! It's in a great location close to all of the coolest bars and restaurants in DC. We are locals and had to move out of our apartment unexpectedly and Karen responded quickly to our requests and helped us get settled into her home on extremely short not…
Lindsay User Profile
June 2018
We had a lovely stay! The location was perfect for us and the home was very clean and well-appointed. It was comfortable and spacious as well! Karen & Kyle left restaurant suggestions for us that we loved. They should add Archipelago to their list and it would be perfect, haha!…
Doug User Profile
May 2018
This place is very cozy, comfortable, clean and very pretty. One of the things we loved the most was the roof top, it’s very big and the furniture is nice, perfect to share time with family or friends. The windows of the bedrooms have blinds only, so it is very bright in the mor…
Rich User Profile
May 2018
So, excellent neighborhood. If you're driving, plan to park and probably not use the car much as it is definitely a walking or metro use area. It's pricey... but ultimately it was worth it for my wife and I and two teenage girls. It gave us plenty of room to spread out and find s…
Ryan User Profile
May 2018
Great location, central to the City, walk to many bars, restaurants, and nightlife. Awesome rooftop amenity.
Stephanie User Profile
April 2018
Great place to stay. Very clean! Felt like home. Roof top deck was awesome!! Great coffee shop on the corner, and pizza place around the corner. The house is located off the main road, and you need to drive through narrow alley ways to get to the parking spot that comes with the…

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Bethesda, Maryland, United StatesJoined in March 2015
Karen User Profile
297 Reviews
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Hello! We are full time hosts who want to offer an exceptional experience for all our guests. We have been restoring historically significant property for over twenty years. We host a small collection of boutique quality properties: every size property, the largest, a Firestat…
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