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The Buddha behind the "Blue Door"

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The Buddha behind the "Blue Door"

Private room in house
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed2 shared baths
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
2 shared baths
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Sparkling clean
5 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
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The space

Welcome to Washington, DC! You have found a private Historic Home in the Historic Anacostia neighborhood; $70 per night for a single guest; plus $10 for an additional guest; queen size bed + flat screen tv + access to two full bathrooms, dining room, living room, kitchen, sun room and laundry room; free Comcast Internet/WiFi, cable TV, and unlimited long distance in the US; free unlimited on-street parking; less than 3 miles from both the newly built National's Baseball Stadium, Navy Yard, the Nation's Capitol, Anacostia River and Park; takes approximately 10 minutes (6 blocks) to walk from our home to the Anacostia Green Line Metrorail stop ; 10 minute bus ride to Capitol Hill and other parts of the city on the DC Cirulator ($1); 5 minute-walk to the Frederick Douglass House, less than a 10 minute metro rail ride to Smithsonian museums and other sites. See where we are located in D.C., (website hidden) Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority and use the Anacostia Metro Rail stop as your starting point.


Free parking on premises
Hair dryer

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed

House Rules

No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 12PM (noon)
Self check-in with lockbox


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


91 Reviews

Sadara User Profile
July 2018
Greta's 2-story historical home is uniquely decorated with Buddhist influenced art and colorful touches. Greta really is a superhost; generous, funny, and does all she can to make you comfortable in her home. I especially appreciated the "no-shoe policy", just like my own home…
Carell User Profile
May 2018
Greta s a perfect host. I flew in from BWI and got to her house late, she stayed up and was actually waiting for me to show me around. Her space is soooo beautiful. This is my first AirBnb stay and it was perfect. The down stairs shower was amazing soothing. She told me how to us…
Emma User Profile
May 2018
Greta is super nice and hospitable. Definitely a great choice if you are looking for an Airbnb in (Website hidden by Airbnb) prepared to share the space with others tenants.
Elizabeth User Profile
April 2018
Greta’s home was welcoming with beautifully decor. I would recommend Greta’s home, if your are looking for a peaceful place to retire to, after a exciting and adventurous day. I look forward to visiting DC again to experience the rich culture and history. Thank You for having an …
Scott User Profile
April 2018
Greta was a perfect host and she had a lovely, clean, and quiet home. Located in a quiet historic neighborhood, the home is just a few minutes walk to the metro train, and from there, just a few stops to the National Mall. This location is a great value if you are visiting th…
Jennifer User Profile
April 2018
great location in the city, the walk to the anacostia metro station was a bit long and the walk up the hill to Greta's house was tough after a long day walking around the mall.
Brendan User Profile
March 2018
Very friendly, communicative, hospitable, and outgoing.

Hosted by Greta

Washington, District of Columbia, United StatesJoined in April 2012
Greta User Profile
117 Reviews
I am originally from Houston, Texas and hosiptality is deeply rooted in my life. I moved to Washington, DC after graduation from PV A&M University. I have lived in Washington DC more than I have lived outside of it, I think DC is the place for me even though I consider myself a…
Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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