About this listing
Cozy 1 bedroom English basement apartment in the heart of Capitol Hill's historic district. Located on a residential street within walking distance to the Capitol, restaurants and nightlife. Capitol Hill is a lovely neighborhood with many parks, interesting architecture, and is very family friendly. It feels like a small town within the nation's capital. Apartment is located just a 10-15 minute walk to 2 metro lines (Eastern Market station on the orange/blue line; Union Station on the red line), 1/2 block to multiple bus lines, 4 blocks (5 minute walk) to Historic Eastern Market (indoor market and outdoor food/ flea market on weekends), fabulous coffee shops, 5-10 minute walk to restaurants, retail shops, grocery store, outdoor parks. Apartment has wi-fi, basic cable, dvd player, streaming Netflix. ZipCar location next door, BikeShare bike rentals at the corner 1/2 block away. 8 blocks to the Capitol. Biking distance to the Smithsonian Institution museums. Lots to see and do and the location cannot be beat!! Accomodates 1-4 people!
Interaction with guests
I live in the upstairs unit with my husband and two young sons so we are available at any time - day or night - for any questions or concerns, and are always happy to assist. However, with work and school, you may not even see us! We always like to provide a greeting if possible, but completely understand if our paths do not cross due to different schedules. We hope you enjoy your stay!!
Walkable, bikable, historic, fabulous architecture, parks, great restaurants, Eastern Market, US Capitol, Smithsonian museums, and more!
Bus lines are 1/2 block away; 2 metro stations are nearby (10-15 minute walk); BikeShare station is at the corner, 1/2 block away.
Other things to note
Our goal is for our guests to check in and have everything they need for an enjoyable visit!
No Smoking. No pets. ID required upon check in.
1 queen size bed; 1 couch with pull out queen size sleeping area.
Fireplace is not to be utilized.
Pack and play & umbrella stroller available for children
Linens & towels provided
Cooking utensils provided. Microwave. Refrigerator/ Stove
Iron/ Ironing Board
Hairdryer, shampoo/ conditioner/ soap included
Washer/ Dryer is located in the utility room next to the bedroom.
Metro cards for your use during your stay
Wi-Fi/ Cable - flat screen t.v./ dvd player/ streaming Netflix
Back yard is for upstairs use only, not part of the apartment rental.
Bathroom has shower, no bathtub. Bathroom is in the back hallway and is accessed through the bedroom.
Air conditioning unit in bedroom which cools the entire apartment. (extra fan in closet).
Heat is regulated by the upstairs unit and can be adjusted immediately upon request (extra space heater in closet).
Check in is anytime after 3:00pm (keys will be located in a lockbox and the code provided a few days before arrival)
Check out is 11:00am (please put the keys back into the lockbox and leave the metro cards on the table)