We are one of the original Airbnb hosts in DC.
If the Carriage House isn't available, please check out our other listing at the same location, DC Apartment near White House, Mall - http://www.airbnb.com/rooms/407014 - or on the right side of your screen.
Why share when you can have your own private apartment in Washington DC? Why stay in a hotel room? Rent our apartment - it's wonderful turn-of-the-century, totally private, free-standing Carriage House that has been fully updated.
The sunny 2nd floor studio apartment features a full bathroom stocked with fluffy towels, washcloths, body wash, shampoo and conditioner, ceiling fan, armoire and dresser, couch and coffee table, end tables with lamps, skylights, central heat/AC, full size brand new washer and dryer, iron, hair dryer, WiFi, desk with a flatscreeen TV hooked up to a PC computer workstation & stereo with Ipod hookup.
We also have a small kitchenette stocked with coffee, tea, coffee maker, microwave, fridge, dishes, silverware, glasses, and picnic supplies.
There is a real queen-sized bed that sleeps two and a pull-out couch that sleeps two more. Multiple sets of 600-thread count sheets and duvet covers will ensure that you sleep comfortably.
No smoking and No Pets.
Entrance to the apartment is through an outside courtyard shared with the main house, and we have a self check-in process for total privacy. If you want to bring your bike, there is plenty of storage in the downstairs garage area, or you can try the new Capitol BikeShare system just one block away.
Great location with a Walkscore of 85 and a TransitScore of 92 (Riders Paradise). Centrally located in downtown DC, just steps (.1 mile/.15km)from the south entrance of the Shaw station on Green and Yellow Metro lines. Tons of transportation options - steps to Green/Yellow Metro, many Zipcars close by, new Capitol Bike Share Stations nearby, bike lanes on 5th, R & Q streets, Buses (G2-Bus to Georgetown, 70 Bus lines, Circulator), easy highway access to the 395 tunnel. 5 stops on the Metro to Nationals BallPark; 8 stops to DCA/Reagan National Airport.
Less than a mile to many downtown attractions - National Portrait Gallery, Chinatown/Verizon Center, U Street, 9:30 Club, Washington Convention Center (many of our guests have been convention attendees). 1.5 miles to the Capitol Building, White House & National Mall. 5 minute walk to many restaurants and bars which are detailed on our check in sheet. Also close by are the Kennedy Recreation Center and the brand new Giant grocery store located in the historic O street market.
Please contact us if you have any other questions. We would like to have our guests do one of the following before staying with us: Link your AirBnB profile to an approved major Social network; verify your phone number; or complete your AirBnb profile. Thanks !
On street parking is plentiful in the neighborhood within a 1/2 block of the Carriage House and we provide a parking pass if you have a car and plan on staying for a while.
We prefer to use the Airbnb messaging system for all communication so please make sure that you have a valid email address that will send you a notification email when a message gets posted there. Please post your arrival and departure times to the AirBnB message thread as soon as possible. This allows us have a general idea of when you are arriving at the apartment in case of any troubles with check in.
We would like to have our guests do one of the following before staying with us: Link your AirBnB profile to a social network such as (website hidden), (website hidden) or (website hidden); verify your phone number; or complete some more of your AirBnb profile. Thanks!
This is a non smoking unit. Anyone smoking in the unit will be left negative feedback.
Please no heavy partying in the Carriage House.
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This apartment delivered everything promised. An incredibly convenient location just a block and a half near a metro stop and all the basics you need in an apartment for a visit to DC. The brothers were very communicative and the instructions were more than complete. A great place to stay!
Just as advertised. Sunny studio, easy parking, great location. Very well equipped, clean and comfortable. Joseph was very helpful with arrival details as he chopped the ice and salted the walks after DC's good size snowfall. Definitely would stay again and recommend highly
Great studio.nicely decorated. Has everything you need (shampoo, blow dryer, sewing kit, cooking supplies, and lots of tourist info). Everything is organized and clearly labeled. Hosts were incredibly responsive and accommodating.
Beautiful place. Very hospitable and willing to accomidate our visit requirements. Clear communication and assistance with self check in and check out made the stay very enjoyable. Would reccomend to anyone staying in the DC area.
Great place, nice neighborhood, terrific service from the hosts. We loved staying here, and would recommend it to anyone going to DC. Far exceeded our expectations.
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We are DC natives and own this property together. We are enjoying hosting all our guests through AirBnB.
Both of our listings are totally private. We want you to enjoy your stay with us, so please let us know if there is anything else we can do for you.