The SpaceThe apartment has a large bright open living and dining area with a nice view; you would love the morning sun through the windows. The area is beautifully decorated with decoration pieces and furniture from different countries where we lived before. It also has a study desk.
The apartment comes with a beautifully remodeled designer's kitchen and granite top island which is used for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The kitchen has new refrigerator, dishwasher, range and microwave oven with an exhaust. The list of the kitchen pots and pans, dining items, flatware etc. are placed in a folder in the kitchen island drawer with safety card.
The large bedroom with an attached bathroom and walking closet has queen size bed, night table, TV, and a coffee table. One day bed in the living room and the sofa can be turned into bed at night for two additional guests. A folding bed can accommodate a fifth guest.
You also have a large patio overlooking the beautiful garden, woods, and creek area. One can just sit on the patio with the daily newspaper or a novel, a cup of coffee or tea, and enjoy the serenity of the surrounding. Guest AccessYou will receive one key to access the apartment and you are welcome to come and go at your own will. If coming home late, please be considerate by keeping the noise level down.
You can use the patio, back and side yards, walk in the woods crossing the creek attached to the house. Please avoid walking on the retaining wall or going too near to the retaining wall to avoid any accidents. We will not be liable for any negligence on your part for any accidents.
There is also a laundry room at the lower level which you can use for a nominal fee. Washer per loads is $2, and dryer per load $2. Please let us know when you would like to use so that we can arrange your access to the laundry room. This can be only done if we are at home.
Long term guest can have one free washing and drying every two weeks. Interaction with GuestsWe believe in total privacy, but we will be happy to help out our guests with any questions they might have about the city, restaurants, food, and other matters. We would love to share our experiences about the city and surrounding areas.
On the first day, upon arrival, we would like to meet and greet our guest, provide the door key and walk through the apartment to show necessary things and share the safety card, and list of things that are in the apartment. If we are not around, please open the upper drawer in the kitchen island to get the important information in a black folder.
The apartment comes with some plants. We would like to water them on alternate days. If guests want their total privacy and water the plants, it will be fine with us. Otherwise, we would like to agree on a time to access the apartment to water the plants. Please let us know which option you want.
If there are any concerns or requests about the apartment, we would like our guests to let us know during the walk through and on the first day so that we can immediately attend to their concerns and needs. Also accident may happen, in such cases, please let us know immediately so that we can also help and call 911 if necessary.
We love to hear your feedback early on so that we can address your concerns immediately. Please do not hesitate to call us with any request you may have; we will try to do our best to make sure that your needs are met. We will be around or can be reached by phone if you need any assistance from us during your stay. In case we are not around, we will try to arrange to hand over the key to you.
We would appreciate it if you respect the house rules, and don't ask a refund should you decide to cancel your reservation without staying full term. The NeighborhoodThe surrounding of this upscale neighbourhood is simply beautiful and conveniently located close to NIH, Washington DC, Tyson Galleria, and Montgomery Mall. Very near from redline metro, Rockville City, Bethesda, DC restaurants, gyms, all top grocery shops, historical sites, bike trails, parks and I-495 and 270. Getting AroundThere is a public bus service within 5 to 10 minutes walk. Redline to DC is only 10-15 minutes drive. Taxi/Uber is available. A car is recommended for easy access to surroundings. If we are not very busy we could drop the guest off to metro with a small fee for gas. Other Things to Note• We live in the upper level of the house. Our daughter goes to school and we wake up early to get her ready. We would appreciate it if the noise level can be down during the weekdays after 9:30 pm. Please unless it is an emergency, don’t call us after that time.
• You may hear some noise during early morning as we will be up by 7 am during the weekdays.
• The apartment can be used for events up to 10 people, but the price should be agreed and shared with Airbnb. For events, detailed should be discussed and agreed.
• For a nominal fee, we can provide paper towels, additional soaps, detergents, any other additional amenities that guests may want to avail.