If you want a fabulous location, space to relax with all the creature comforts, and everything DC has to offer RIGHT at your fingertips, this is the beautiful home in DC`s desirable Tenley Town neighborhood is for you!
About the home:
You will be staying in a gorgeous, detached family home that sits in a wonderful spot overlooking Turtle Park and the American University grounds and a few minutes walk to Tenley Town metro.
Spacious, comfortable, and adorned with beautiful furniture and antiques, 3 generous sized bedrooms await with a fully equipped kitchen, living room, dining room and sun room with hardwood floors throughout.
Wind down with a glass of wine on the deck and enjoy the large fenced back yard, while the kids play in Turtle park, a few steps from the house! Tennis and Basket Ball courts are available on a first come first served basis along with a kids play area.
Parking & Proximity to DC, Monuments & Metro:
Free parking, 10 minute walk to Tenley Town Metro on the red line. Red line gives you access to downtown DC in minutes. Easy, one-bus rides will take you direct to Georgetown, Friendship Heights and DuPont Circle (we can provide help and assistance on getting around during your stay).
Tenley town is steeped in history and continues to be a key center of defense, media, education, arts, and much more. It is also home to American University attracting scholars from all over the world. Other local places of interest include National Cathedral, American University`s Katzen Art Center, Wilson Aquatic Center and Fort Reno Park.
There are lost of bike friendly trails connecting you to the rest of the city as well as running paths.
A wide range of shopping is within walking distance including Bloomingdales, Neiman Marcus, Tiffany’s Whole Foods, Crate & Barrel, Best Buy, CVS, Crate and Barrel, Le Pain Quotedien, Starbucks, Panera and many independent shops, boutiques, fine dining and fancy spas.
(Please note the automatic price quoted by airbnb does not include DC Occupancy tax@ 14.5%)
The main part of the house (3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms) is entirely yours to spread out in!
You are in safe hands!
Alex and I have been hosting visitors to DC for nearly 4 years and love to offer lots of advice about planning your trip and how to make the most of your stay. We also take pride in our reviews and would encourage you to take a moment to read some of them! We look forward to hearing from you with your questions and hope to give you a personal welcome you to Washington DC!
Please inquire first if your check-in is within 48 hours of your arrival dates!
DC Tax @ 14.5% is INCLUDED in the rate.
NOTE: at the moment, turtle park is under temporary construction/renovation. We will update the listing once it has re-opened.
We have a strict NO party policy.
No renters under the age of 25
We insist on a $50 an hour penalty for unannounced late checkout. We host upwards of 30 homes so it can be very problematic if not pre-arranged.
Alex has been living the district for more than a decade and Lara joined him 7 years ago when they met and chose Washington as their home.
They have turned their love of meeting new people into a business and manage vacation rentals on behalf of their owners in DC and in London.
They can also give lots of advice on what to do and how to get around. Whether you’re coming to the Nation’s Capital for business or vacation expect a very warm welcome all the help you need to get the best out of your visit!