Lovely guest suite in a quiet but close-in neighborhood
Description from the manager
Beautiful private guest suite with cathedral ceiling, surrounded by windows facing the back garden. Private entrance through the garden, ensuite bath and walk-in closet. New queen-size pillow-top bed and a fold out twin love seat are in the "Conservatory" room. For your convenience you will find a refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker and toaster in the walk-in closet along with disposable dining utensils. Enjoy the garden by having your morning coffee on the bench and table. Ample and unrestricted street parking in front of the house. The house is located in the charming Palisades Village, see the photo gallery. (The main house laundry facilities are available for your use.)
Available for 1 week to several months. We welcome families, couples and individual travelers whether on business, research or love having guests!!
We provide a detailed 10-page Welcome Guide upon confirmation of your reservation with helpful details about your apartment, neighborhood and Washington to ensure that you get the most out of your visit.
* Coffee maker, mini-fridge, microwave and toaster in your walk in closet.
* WIFI, desk and chair for planning your day.
* HDTV with built in DVD player.
* Your own heating and air conditioning system.
* Guide books, maps and brochures.
* Lovely yard with table and bench.
* Located in the charming Palisades Village neighborhood with wonderful restaurants, coffee shops, sidewalk dining, farmers market, grocery store, gourmet take-out, dry cleaners, post office, pharmacy, and public in 1-2 blocks!
* Unrestricted street parking in front of the house. We have a card for free parking at the Natural History Museum on the Mall. (It does not work all the time.)
Located just 4 miles upriver from the Lincoln Memorial on the bluff above the Potomac River; 5.4 miles to the Smithsonian Castle, 3.5 miles to the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, less than 2 miles to Georgetown.”
You'll enjoy limitless free cultural options, just a 15-minute drive away by car to The National Mall with its memorials and museums. The Kennedy Center, similarly convenient by car, has free performance every night at 6pm.
The Palisades is an outdoor lover’s paradise in the middle of the city. The house is 2 blocks from Battery-Kemble National Park. Walk/hike to Fletcher’s Boat House (rent canoes, Kayaks, row boats, bicycles), the Potomac River, C&O; Canal, Canal Trail, and Capital Crescent Bike Trail.
Approximately 1.5 miles to American University, Georgetown, Georgetown University, and the French and German Embassies.
We are just 1/2 a block from the D5/D6 bus lines (corner of V St. and MacArthur Blvd NW) to Georgetown, DuPont Circle, World Bank, Downtown, The National Mall, Penn Quarter, The White House, Metro Center, Union Station, i.e. everything that you want to see! Grab a Starbucks and sit back while enjoying the best $1.70 ride through some of the most interesting and beautiful neighborhoods in the city! For further information on public transit please visit Washington Metro Area Transit Authority (WMATA) website at Go to "Trip Planner" to find the travel options between your desired destination and our house.
If you have your own car there is unrestricted street parking on the block. If you don't have a car but prefer cars to public transit, 3 options are Zipcar, Car2Go, and Uber taxi (in addition to regular taxis).
Additional amenities include: playground, toilet, walking, antiquing, close to town, walk to great take-away, walk to bus to dwntwn, nearby ups store, street parking - unrestricted, queen, nearby post office, winery tours, wheelchair inaccessible, marina, bicycles, babysitter, botanical garden, massage therapist, kennedy center for performing ar, walk to supermarket, walk to pharmacy, museums, the washington ballet, autumn foliage, outlet shopping, nearby dry cleaners, cd player, hospital, bike to capitol crescent trail, forests, convertible sofa, zoo, walk to farmer's market, non smoking only, atm/bank, outdoor seating, cinemas, churches, walk to park & recreation center, washer & dryer, ironing board, transit to public aquatic center, tennis, theater, hike to fletcher's boat house, heating, dishes & utensils, live theater, nearby internet cafe, arboretum, medical services, iron & board, symphony orchestra, 21 smithsonian museums, coffee maker, nearby bank, nearby atm, washington national opera, no phone, nearby medical services, walk to shops, work space, shower, walk to starbucks, walk to yoga classes, pantry items, groceries, laundromat, nearby grocery, walk to restaurants, cafes, restaurants.
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