Washington, DC, the capital of the United States and home to the many iconic museums and performing arts centers. Not to mention home to the federal government’s 3 branches: The Capitol, White House, and Supreme Court. It is no doubt that Washington, DC is overflowing with rich history and strong heritage. Say ‘Washington’ and the terms 'Politics’, 'Government’ immediately comes to mind. Well, of course, this isn’t wrong, but there is more to Washington, DC than meets the eye. The diverse neighbourhoods that cover the capital each have their own story to tell, and it’s up to you to find out more.
Here are 5 different HomeAway and Vrbo vacation rentals in Washington, DC that will give you a sense of each vibrant neighbourhood:
Located in Capitol Hill, experience the best of both worlds as you enjoy this century-old home’s character with new construction amenities. Enter through the front door into the turn of the twentieth-century era, coming into a romantic sitting room with brick walls and vintage furniture. Step into this large modern eat-in kitchen, with all new appliances and cookware for even the pickiest of chefs. End your first-floor tour with a seat on the private patio. Chill with the lounge sofas and cushions at this secluded space, or have some good food with the charcoal grill that is also provided for your use. Head up to the second floor and be greeted by a study space fit for a workaholic. Both bedrooms are cosy with Egyptian cotton linens and exquisite furniture. The master bedroom is equipped with a pillow-top king-sized bed, ample closet space, and a walk-out balcony with a sitting area. Admire the view from up here on the balcony, or sip on a refreshing drink while sitting on the intricately designed benches.
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Area: Capitol Hill, Washington, DC
Price: from 385 USD
Number of Guests: 6
Located in the heart of Washington, experience luxury in one of the most lively neighbourhoods of the district. This bright and lively living space has a wide window that sunlight can stream through. Crash into the plush and soft couches, and feel the soft light gently caress your face as you lounge around this cosy space. Bored with nothing to do? This flat-screen TV might just do the trick! Grab the soup spoon for your bowl of hearty broth, and sip your wine from the wine glass; this property has all the utensils you need for the ultimate fine dining experience. The two bedrooms, which include a king-sized and queen-sized bed, are a dream come true for tired travellers after a long day out. Take a leisurely swim in the condo’s rooftop pool, the best way to relax and soothe those aching muscles. If going to the gym is a routine you can’t shake off, you will be glad to know that this modern fitness centre is easily accessible for all to use. If the living room isn’t enough for you, hang out at the shared resident’s clubroom! Who knows, you might even make some new friends here.
A 2BR Apartment Fully Furnished at Washington
Area: Downtown Washington, Washington, DC
Price: from 365 USD
Number of Guests: 6
Located in Georgetown, this stylish apartment is private and secure, an ideal home for short getaways or long vacations. Cross the street and be face to face with Joe’s Grocery, take 8 minutes and arrive at the White House, and stroll a further 4 minutes to reach the Kennedy Center! This is clearly location at its finest. Step into the carpeted living room, a blend of luxury and comfort all in one. The couch also opens up into a queen-sized bed, overlooking 25th and M Street. This fully equipped kitchen includes a full-sized fridge to store last night’s ice cream, and all the other yummy food you bought from all the great places nearby. Have a good night’s rest on this comfy queen-sized bed in the master bedroom. The apartment includes two bathrooms for convenience sake. One has a Jacuzzi tub while the other has a shower area.
Washington DC's Best Address1168 25th St NW
Located in Dupont Circle, this historic 2-storey row house is blocks away from the White House and the National Mall. This graceful living room is outfitted tastefully with nice modern decor and hardwood floors. This beautifully decorated dining space is dressed with a vintage and antique theme in mind. Feel free to relax and have a good meal after a long tiring day of adventure and exploring. This nicely furnished kitchen is fit to prepare a feast! Sit by the counter table and keep the chef company as they whip up something delicious. Fall asleep in this soft and comfortable interior. From the colours of the walls to the designs on the sheets, this room is wearing a matching outfit from head to toe.
Dupont Circle Luxury, Walk to the White House and the Mall
Area: Dupont Circle, Washington, DC
Price: from 270 USD
Number of Guests: 6
This clean and modern studio is located in the heart of Foggy Bottom and near George Washington University. Enter the living-room-cum-bedroom, a cosy and homely space that offers the perfect home away from home. Have the luxury of having your very own walk-in closet in this home, a space big enough for you to store your many outfits. Feel as though you can touch the skies and relish the soft breeze on your face as you relax on this rooftop deck. Embark on the road of healthiness by starting with hitting the gym every morning, all in the comfort of your own building.
Foggy Bottom Studio w/ Roof Deck; Parking Garage in Building
Area: Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC
Price from 121 USD
Number of Guests: 4
Washington, DC awaits you!
Now that you’ve had a glimpse of the assorted neighbourhoods that make up the USA’s capital, which is your favourite? It may be a tough question to answer! There is just so much to love in every unique place, and you will be well and truly spoilt for choice. Still, we hope you did get a chance to get familiar with the lay of the land and ultimately find your perfect spot in DC with these 5 great HomeAway and Vrbo vacation rentals!
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