The SpaceThe perfect home centrally located to all Bethesda has to offer. It's a short walk to the Red Line metro and downtown Bethesda with shops, restaurants, libraries, theaters (music, children and movies), groceries, NIH and Walter Reed, schools, farmer's markets, and more! Situated in a quiet residential neighborhood, this charming brick colonial is less than a block from the family park and playground and 2 blocks to a trail -- great for morning walks, and a 30-minute bicycle ride to DC's Georgetown.
The home is pleasantly furnished and has a wood-burning fireplace, serene screen porch with wicker furniture, fully equipped kitchen with dishes, utensils, pots & pans, coffee maker, rice cooker, microwave, toaster, blender, and more. Dining table seats up to 6 adults. Sleeping quarters include 3 bedrooms upstairs -- one with a queen bed, another with two twin bunk beds, and the third functions as an office, or can be set up with a crib. A double futon is situated in the lower-level family room along with a second full bathroom with shower. The house will accommodate 4 adults, 2 children in the twin beds, and an infant comfortably.
Towels and bed linens provided. Hardwood floors throughout. Off-street parking. nice yard, full-size washer/dryer, central air conditioning, ceiling fans, gas heat, smoke detectors, local TV and high-speed wireless fiber optics (FiOS) internet.
This is a lovely home in a quiet residential setting. Your private retreat yet close to everything -- for vacation visiting the DC sights or family and friends, in transition looking for the perfect short-term home, remodeling your very own home nearby, or on a special project that brings you here from across the country or another country. This has been a comfortable home for families with young children and adults. Everyone loves the neighborhood and finds it easy to get around - walking, bicycling or driving.
Let me know if you have any questions about the house or the neighborhood and thanks so much for reading. Guest AccessFull house access. This is a single-family home with all amenities, plus guest will enjoy all of downtown Bethesda, family park, and walking and biking trail. Interaction with GuestsGuests may contact me anytime with questions or requests. I am available to help navigate the area, particularly for guests from abroad or unfamiliar with the area. Maps, menus, and other guides are available in the house (in the small table by the front door). The NeighborhoodThe perfect location - in a quiet neighborhood, yet close to everything in downtown Bethesda. Having a stroll up to the park or around the area is a daily pleasure, and going to farmer's markets, listening to street musicians, and checking out quaint shops nearby can easily fill the day. There are a number of health clubs and yoga studios nearby. The Bethesda swimming pool is about a 20-minute walk along the trail. Getting AroundRed line metro to DC. Short bus ride to Silver Spring. Downtown Bethesda offers a FREE Trolley bus that runs through downtown Bethesda. Easy off-street private parking at the house. Capital Crescent trail access point (bike or walk) is a block away and goes to downtown Bethesda at the Barnes and Noble and continues to Georgetown. Other Things to NoteThe bookshelves are lined with books for your reading pleasure during your stay, and for future guests. Please let them stay at the house when you leave for others to enjoy. Thank you.