Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled Family icon
Book Online or call Booking Assistance 888-640-7927
Book Online or call Booking Assistance 888-640-7927

Penthouse with Lush Garden in the Sky!

Bedrooms 1
Space 725 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights


About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2)

Stunningly beautiful one bedroom apartment is filled with antiques and flooded with sunshine. It's so seductive you may give up your plans to see the monuments and just settle in with a book from my library!

Take your morning coffee to your own private roof top terrace, where you can relax on a comfortable swing surrounded by lush plantings, with the sound of the trickling fountain soothing you into the day. After a hard day of sightseeing you can feed my goldfish and watch a spectacular sunset while sipping your cocktail. Invite your friends for a candle lit dinner on the terrace! Serve carry out from the area's many fine restaurants or use my gas grill to create your own gourmet masterpiece!

Located in the trendy Adams Morgan area of DC, you will find many fine and diverse restaurants and lots of night life to keep you busy, just around the corner.

Park in my private space and walk to the following locations:

Metro (red line)(3 blocks)

Zoo (six blocks)

Many first class and/or ethnic restaurants and night life. (2 blocks)

Tour bus stop (pay once and get on and off all day)(4 blocks)

Keywords: Condominium

More Details

Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
May 25, 2018

About The Owner

Here I am with the fabulous Ms. Lulu, the light of my life, my granddaughter. I am very lucky - I have two great kids, two wonderful homes, a challenging career which I am winding down, many fun friends, and I had a wonderful marriage until I was widowed. So, maybe not so lucky there, but I was lucky to have him!

The Owner purchased this condo in 1990

Why The Owner chose Adams Morgan

Adams Morgan is a young, vibrant area of Washington ... just the place for someone who wants to share the best things of life with the world! You can spend a day just exploring all the many quixotic parts of this neighborhood and still not have seen it all. Fine restaurants, ethnic restaurants, they are both here, and if night life is your thing, well, you'll be in heaven.

What makes this condo unique

This was the apartment I bought five years after I lost my husband - imagine, 58 years old and this was the first apartment I ever lived in by myself! And it's wonderful ... filled with all the things I love, vibrant colors, antiques, books, prints, and to top it all off, a really incredible deck. The deck is a constant source of peace and contentment. Fix your coffee in the morning, grab my Washington Post from the hallway and take it all up to swing gently while the soft sound of the fountain in the fish pond lull you into a state of relaxation, while you watch the rising sun come over the canopy and start to highlight first this rose and then that one! Or, at evening, take the cocktail up to that same swing and watch the the sunset as the lights come up on the Washington Cathedral, and the soft lights on the deck come on and suddenly you're in a cozy cacoon of a tent high in the sky and totally, totally peaceful.


Adams Morgan Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 725 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • not suitable for children ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Monument View ...
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Double Beds (1) High end, pillow top mattress is piled high with comforters and pillows - a remarkable treat!
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Gazebo ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Many guests tell me that they changed plans to spend more time on the deck. The fish in the pond will be waiting for you to feed them whenever you go out there!


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(27 traveler reviews)

88% Complete
11% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
Penthouse with Lush Garden in the Sky!
average rating of 4.888889 based on 27 reviews


  • 5 of 5

It felt a bit like being in Europe. Clean cute and close to many things. Take a walk to Meridian Park.

  • Submitted: May 2, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Perfect Home for a DC Visit!

  • 5 of 5

Great location, neighborhood. Apartment has all that one needs for a comfortable stay. Very hospitable. The owner has thought of everything. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Mar 29, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Nanaimo , BC

Cosy Apartment in Great Area !

  • 5 of 5

Our first foray in Washington away from the downtown area - my wife and I were very impressed by the Adams Morgan neighbourhood ! Easy access to subway . Felt safe and secure . Enjoyed the walks in Rock Creek and the ethnic restaurants.

The apartment was clean and cosy with everything needed for our stay . The garden deck was a great place for an afternoon break or evening relaxation. Had fun feeding the fish. Stairs might be problem for some. Kitchen was small yet fully stocked . Enjoyed Suzanne's CD collection.

We would definitely recommend this property and hope to stay here again !

  • Submitted: May 31, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0

Highly recommend this unit!

  • 5 of 5

This condo was exactly what we were looking for on our trip to DC...awesome location, cute, clean and comfortable! Suzanne gave excellent instructions to drive in and is a generous host.

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0
Knoxville, TN, USA

Great place for an extended stay

  • 5 of 5

I was in DC for 7 weeks for my job and the thought of staying in a hotel for that length of time was just unthinkable! This little one bedroom apartment was perfect for my stay and the roof top deck was awesome! It has easy access to anything you need in the DC area including lots of places to eat! The apartment was clean and even had amenities I was not expecting - like silver polish to clean a piece of jewelry! It was surprisingly quiet for being so close to the heart of Adams Morgan. My biggest warning for this property is the fish in the patio pond - they will make you think they are starving to death and need to be fed constantly. Don't believe them.

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Brooklyn, NY

Beautiful and Peaceful Apartment

  • 5 of 5

This apartment is incredibly beautiful tucked away in Adams Morgan. The private roof garden is gorgeous and even though the space is relatively small, it doesn't feel that way at all. The kitchen is easy to navigate and well stocked for cooking and morning tea or coffee. There's also a binder with instructions for everything imaginable including restaurant recommendations. I loved this apartment and will definitely stay here again when I get the chance.

  • Submitted: Apr 14, 2016
  • Stayed: April 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0


Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Reagen National
Car: not necessary

Adams Morgan is the most vibrant neighborhood in DC with some of the best restaurants in town. Just two blocks from my apartment you will find restaurants that run the gamut from McD's and Starbucks to neighborhood French to first class, reservations only, four star types.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $200
Pet Fee $1
Damage Insurance $59

My private parking space is included in the prices quoted.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • -1% refund if canceled at least -1 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.