Dupont Circle Gem with Parking!

Apartment - Entire home/apt · O Street Northwest, Washington, DC 20037, United States
Your host, Suzie
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The Space

Welcome to DC!

I am thrilled to share my Dupont Circle apartment and hometown with you.

*Please note I am happy to give week and month-long discounts. Long-term stays are much preferred.

The Apartment:
This is a one-bedroom apartment with TWO parking spaces on a quiet side street in one of most famous neighborhoods in Washington, DC. It is situated between Rock Creek Park and the actual circle of Dupont Circle. You can walk to almost everything needed in life – public transit (Metrorail redline and orangeline 3 blocks away; Metrobus stops within 2 blocks in all directions), restaurants, cafes, coffee shops, grocery stores, parks, bookstores, banks, dry cleaning, hair/nail/massage salons, pet stores, and nightlife. The apartment is part of a lovely complex with tranquil courtyard and includes a balcony through the bedroom’s French doors perfect for drinks and sunset views. The bedroom/office space receives gorgeous southern light and the living room looking out on the courtyard provides a calming space to escape the busy city.

Queen-sized bed as comfortable as they get
Sheets, comforter, and extra blankets provided
Antique desk with modern office chair
French doors leading to balcony
Exposed brick
Closet space with hangers
End table with lamps

Living Room:
Full-sized sofa (very comfortable to sleep on)
Flat screen LCD with Comcast cable
Space for inflatable mattress if desired

Full sized microwave
Stovetop and oven
French Press
Dishes, glasses, mugs, beer glasses, wine glasses
Plates, bowls, eating and cooking utensils, can opener, corkscrew
All-clad pots and pans
Serve ware
Dish soap, kitchen towels

Porcelain tub and shower perfect for bubble bath
Bath towels, hand towels, wash cloths
Hand soap, travel sized toiletries
Toilet paper
Fun travel size lotions and potions

Down spiral staircase from living room
Washer and dryer
Second full-sized refrigerator
Storage space
Iron, ironing board

Space for one car
Storage space
SECOND parking space available on driveway behind garage

*Most comfortable to sleep two but can sleep up to four (two in queen bed, one on couch, one on blowup bed or in sleeping bag). Guest must provide blowup bed/sleeping bag.

The Building:
1st and 2nd floor of a townhouse with semi-private garage and second parking space (almost unheard of in downtown DC/Dupont!)
Tranquil, quiet courtyard for reading and relaxing
Secured entry gate
Can enter apartment through private entrance in garage
The building has a perfect walk score of 100! (Check out walkscore website)

The Neighborhood:
Dupont is clean, safe, historic, and happening
Countless restaurants, cafes, coffee shops, bookstores, shops
Home of world-famous Phillips Collection (0.2 miles, 5 minute walk)
Walking distance to (walking times based on (website hidden)):
Dupont Circle – 0.2 miles, 5 minute walk
Metro redline (Dupont Circle) – 0.3 miles, 6 minute walk
Metro orange line (Foggy Bottom) – 0.7 miles, 13 minute walk
CVS drugstore – 0.2 miles, 5 minute walk
Grocery store (Metro Mart) 422 feet, 3 minute walk
Grocery store (Trader Joes) – 0.8 miles, 15 minute walk
Grocery store (Whole Foods) – 0.6 miles, 13 minute walk
Coffee shop (Starbucks) – 0.1 miles, 3 minute walk
Better coffee shop (Soho Coffee) – 0.2 miles, 3 minute walk
Restaurants – dozens within 1-5 minute walk
Dry cleaning – three within 3 minute walk
Rock Creek Park – 0.1 miles, 2 minute walk
White House – 1.1 miles, 21 minute walk, 8 minute cab ride, 20 minute Metrorail ride
Lincoln Memorial – 1.5 miles, 29 minute walk, 6 minute cab ride, 29 minute Metrobus ride
US Capitol – 2.9 miles, 12 minute cab ride, 32 minute Metrorail ride
The National Mall/Smithsonian Museums – 3.5 miles, 10 minute cab ride, 20 minute Metrorail ride
George Washington University – 0.7 miles, 14 minute walk
Georgetown University – 1.2 miles, 23 minute walk, 6 minute cab ride, 16 minute Metrobus ride
Georgetown’s M Street – 0.7 miles, 15 minute walk, 4 minute cab ride

The Particulars:
Three-night minimum
$75 cleaning fee
$500 deposit returned to you by Airbnb in 48 hours of checkout if no damage to apartment/furniture.
*Children are more than welcome but please note the apartment is not childproofed (spiral staircase leading from living room to garage, sockets, and cleaning supplies in low cabinets could all be hazardous to your child. If you do want to stay with young children, the responsibility to keep them safe falls on you. Please bring appropriate gear (gait, socket plugs, etc.) you deem necessary.

Please contact me if you have any questions about the apartment or availability. I look forward to hosting you!

Room type: Entire home/apt
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 4
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Extra people: No Charge
Security Deposit: $500
Cleaning Fee: $75
Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 12:00 PM (noon)
Cancellation: Strict
Pet Owner: Dog(s) and Cat(s)
  • This was my first time using Airbnb and I had a wonderful experience. Suzie, the host of the apartment, and the apartment's easy access to transportation, restaurants and shopping, easily makes this rental one of the best!

    From the get-go, Suzie was very open and communicative and always took the time to answer my questions about the apartment, both prior to my stay and during it. Her detailed descriptions about the apartment and the close attractions (listed on Airbnb and in the packet she emails/leaves for you at the apartment) were very helpful, which meant that all I had to do was show up (which I could in a car thanks to the TWO parking spots!) and have fun!

    This place was perfect for my needs and whenever I head back to DC I know where I will stay!

    January 2013
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I am an emergency physician who loves to explore the world, engage in businesses ventures, and put thoughts down on paper. I live in DC now but am about to begin the ultimate partnership of marriage with a lovely Australian and will soon embark on a bi-continental life. I was raised in DC, educated in Boston (Harvard x 2), trained in San Francisco (Stanford), and returned to my DC roots to start an emergency medicine career. I run a business that helps pre-meds get into medical school and also work for a medical device start up to provide power-free, portable sterilization in the developing world. Triathlons help blow off steam and chic flicks/Glee marathons put life back into perspective.
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