About this listing
Bedroom with dedicated bathroom in charming Eckington, walking distance from 3 metro lines, 2 major bus lines on the corner, 1.5 miles to the Capitol Building.
Sleeps 2 people with possibility to welcome 2 extra guests in studio futon.
NEW!!! The guest bedroom has a queen size bed. Two additional people can be hosted in the studio upon special arrangements. Inquire!!
A nice room, with dedicated bathroom in the characteristic neighborhood of Bloomingdale.
The room is in one of Washington's typical turret homes, close to two metro stations, Union Station, with nice cafes and restaurants nearby and at half an hour walk to China Town and downtown. We are at a very brief walk to a few buses directed downtown.
A Capital Bike sharing Station is just a block away.
Parking on the street is possible, you need a permit but we can help you with that.
NEW: a third bed can be arranged in a second room upon request, for the additional cost of $10 a night. Please inquire!
Breakfast is available in the morning upon request, as well as the use of our kitchen.
You are welcome to use our wi-fi and the washer and dryer if needed.
The private bathroom is equipped with a hair dryer.
We are happy to socialize with our guests, but we are also very respectful of your privacy and if you are looking for solitude, you can have that, too.
We will be happy to give you advice for visiting the city and its surrounding, we have maps and books that we are happy to share.
Our neighborhood is a place to discover in itself, with beatiful architecture and a handful of great restaurant and bars. We are also very close to U street and H street and their nightlife.
We have two very friendly cats and many musical instruments. You are welcome to pet the former and play the last :)
This is a non smoking home and we will appreciate your non smoking. However, you are welcome to do it in the back yard.
NEW: a third bed can be arranged in a second room upon request. Please inquire!
Wi-fi, Kitchen, Laundry, Iron&Board, SmartTripCards, Bicycles on request.
Breakfast will be offered for staying under two weeks. For longer staying, it will be available just for the first couple of days, until you have time to go grocery shopping.
For staying over two weeks a change of linens and a clean up of room and bathroom will happen halfway through the staying. More cleaning will come with a fee.
Interaction with Guests
We have odd hours and there is a chance that we will be home during your staying. We have been known to occasionally invite guests for dinner. However, it's up to you how much you want to interact with us.
This is quiet neighborhood a stone's throw from nightlife and monuments. If you'd rather dine nearby, we have a good selection of neighborhood cafés and restaurants, fol all tastes and pockets. Ask us about it!
(website hidden) declares our neighborhood excellent for transit and very bikeable.
Three metro line within 15 minutes walk. Find them too far? 4 bus lines to downtown (25 minutes trip) within 3 blocks. We consider our neighborhood very accessible.
Other Things to Note
We have cats. We think it's a plus, honestly :) The house is always very clean. But if you don't like pets, are allergic, or have any similar issues, you might want to book somewhere else.
Be polite and respectful. Lock the doors. No smoking if not on the patio (and please clean your own ashtray). Otherwise, anything goes.