Our breezy campus cottage is the perfect place for couples, tourists, traveling executives, professors & students alike, looking for a very central area to explore Washington D.C.! We're just under 10 minutes on foot to Tenleytown-AU Station, where guests can catch the red line whisking them all the way downtown to the major sights and National Mall! The Space: Smack in the middle of the city, our cozy & spacious standalone house can comfortably sleep 10 guests in three bedrooms. The master has a queen sized bed, the second bedroom has two twin sized beds, the third has a queen futon (complete with a laptop friendly workspace & workstation), a super comfy queen sized sofa bed in the living room, and finally there is an additional queen sized futon in the basement. Our campus cottage comes complete with a darling U shaped kitchen - nestled into the spacious living space - and boasts all of the essentials to whip up a meal, including a stove top, oven, dishwasher, and any other appliance you might need. Cupboards surround the space allowing for plenty of storage and counter surface for those hoping to cook during their stay. There are TONS of restaurants right outside of your door, and guests should feel completely safe strolling to one of the many options resting on the main drag. The living space is bright & open, interactive, and is perfect for groups traveling together hoping to spend some communal time, but still have a slice of seclusion to retreat to after the day's festivities. Our lovely campus cottage is conducive to decompressing after a day of sight seeing, eating, relaxing, or even getting some work done. Very comfy beds and all of the amenities make this the ideal home base for families coming to visit AU students, traveling professors, or just those hoping to take advantage of the city! HUGE backyard space with covered patio, so guests can watch the summer storms or kiddos play, under the refuge of the shaded awning. Grill included! Getting Around: Just a 10 minute walk to TenleyTown 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). There are tons of bike friendly trails connecting you to the rest of the city as well as running paths, and nearby Capitol Bikeshare's make renting a bicycle extremely easy & affordable! The Neighborhood: 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. 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, Chic Fil Et, and many independent shops, boutiques, fine dining and fancy spas. Iron / Ironing Board Laptop friendly workspace Hangers Hair Dryer - Please inquire first if your check-in is within 48 hours of your arrival dates, and for discounted rates! Discounts are provided on a case by case basis. Other amenities include: Iron / Ironing Board Laptop friendly workspace Hangers Hair Dryer ~ Strict NO party policy. Please note that smoking of any kind and drug use in or around the property is strictly prohibited. If we do find evidence of illegal substances or marijuana use, the reservation will be automatically canceled with no refund. ~ We insist that for group bookings renters are above the age of 25, unless agreed prior to making your reservation. (Families with children under 25 are very welcome). Due to DC fire code, the property has a maximum occupancy and additional guests must have our approval. ~ We may ask for additional proof of identity / address (passport / drivers license etc) ~ Guest comfort is our top priority. In order to ensure our next guests are greeted with a freshly stocked and cleaned apartment, there is a charge for late check-outs. ~The neighborhood is a strong community and everyone looks out for each other, we ask that folks please be mindful of noise that could disturb in the early mornings and late at night. We thank you for your understanding!