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Large 850 sq ft 1 bdrm Basement Apt with Private Entrance. Fully equipped kitchen & Dining Rm, Family Rm, Office, Jacuzzi Tub in Bathroom for 2! Perfect for DC tourists who want to SEE the city, but don't want to PAY DC prices! Private Parking.
We are 14 miles from the White House and DC Monuments. Having a car to get around is best, but Public Transportation by bus and Metro offers easy access to Downtown. Our basement apartment offers all the comforts of Home Away From Home! Our Listing comfortably fits 2 adults and there's a sleeper sofa for an additional guest. Please note, we are not child-proofed for toddlers.
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Check-in Details: our house sits back off the street, BEHIND house #13117. (Ours is 13121 Venetian Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20904). We have a gravel parking lot on the right side of our driveway, and that is where you should park your car. As you walk up to the garage, you will see a ramp along the left side of the house. Follow that to around back, and then down the deck steps. You will see the patio sliding door that is your private entrance. Next to the door is a lockbox for which the code is ____. The key inside will open the slider for you. Inside you will find our "Guest Guide Book" that should be on the bar. In there you will find the Wi-Fi code and some further details about what's nearby, and getting around town, etc.
You can come and go as you please. There's a backyard patio for your enjoyment with the sounds of a relaxing waterfall to take your cares away! Enjoy the grounds and sit under a Wisteria arbor after a long day of touring around town. Inside you'll have a full kitchen and dining area, whirlpool bath, cable TV and Wi-fi access. Laundry Service is available for an additional cost.
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As your Hosts we're here to meet your needs, with as much or as little interaction as you desire.
Weitere wichtige Infos
The entire house is a smoke-free zone, and we have two indoor cats that remain in the upper level living space.
It is our pleasure to welcome you to our home! We strive to provide you with accommodations that are clean and comfortable with friendly attentive service. We want to earn your 5 star review rating, so please let us know, if at any time, you have a suggestion on how to improve our service. If there are any issues with the apartment or equipment, please let us know right away. We would rather have the opportunity to correct the situation and receive rave reviews upon your departure, than something be amiss! We are committed to making your stay both enjoyable and memorable. If you have any questions or concerns, please let us know. Maureen can be reached at (C) (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN), Andy at (C)(PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN), or (W) (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN). Texting us is fine. Sincerely, Your Hosts, Maureen & Andy
Please enjoy your complimentary Welcome Basket with fruit, breakfast breads, and snacks!
The Guest space is our basement apartment and can be accessed through the sliding door at the back of the house either from the deck ramp around the left side of the house (next to the garage) and down the steps, or by going around to the right of the house and through the yard. The code to the lock box for the key (outside, to the left of the sliding door) is 1008. We expect our guests to treat our home like their own. No loud noises after 10PM.
Enjoy the back yard, garden, and the patio.
Parking is in the gravel lot off the driveway. If there is no room there, please park on the street.
There is no smoking anywhere on the property.
Name of the WiFi is H83CC. The key for the Wi-Fi is 1#!@!Venetian. (Case-sensitive)
Montgomery County recycles! A Recycle Bin is located outside the slider door. Please put plastic, cans, glass bottles and paper in the bin. Please – no trash in this bin. We will collect it on Wednesday evenings.
The following appliances are available in the kitchen – electric stove/oven, refrigerator, coffee maker, blender and toaster. PLEASE CONSERVE ENERGY by turning off lights and appliances when they’re not in use.
There’s a trick to the shower – with the water running out of the spigot, pull down on the ring at the bottom opening to the spigot to shift the flow to the shower head.
There is no separate thermostat for the basement – please let us know if it’s too cold or too warm. There is an iron & ironing board in the bathroom left hand closet. There is a hairdryer and curling iron in the bottom left-hand drawer of the bathroom vanity. There is a small first aid kit under the bathroom sink and a fire extinguisher under the kitchen sink. In an emergency dial 911. For non-emergency situations (e.g., fender bender) call (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN) for the Montgomery County Police.
If you need laundry done, you can use one of the commercial establishments listed below. Maureen can also do it for $20.00 per load.
Your cleaning charge is for your move out cleaning at the end of your stay. For extended stays, if additional cleaning is requested, there will be an additional $80 fee.
Thank you in advance for leaving the apartment neat and tidy the way you found it!! Please strip the bedsheets, and pillowcases only, and put all used towels and sheets in the tub. Please wash and dry all used dishes and return to the cabinet. Trash can be put in the black trashcan outside the garage door on your way out. Please leave Guest Guide Book on the bar and put the key in the lock box outside the door (code is 1008). Thank you for choosing to stay with us! And don’t forget to give us your review on AirBnB.
The Surrounding Area
Giant (closest), 13490 New Hampshire Ave., Colesville, MD (corner of New Hampshire & Randolph)
Shoprite, 12028 Cherry Hill Rd, Silver Spring, MD (near the Target store)
Shoppers Food Warehouse, 2201 Randolph Rd, Wheaton, MD
Trader Joe’s, 10741 Columbia Pike, Silver Spring, MD
RiteAid, 13307 New Hampshire Ave, Silver Spring, MD
Holy Cross - 1500 Forest Glen Rd, Silver Spring, MD
Giant shopping center - 13490 New Hampshire Ave., Colesville, MD
Target shopping center - 12000 Cherry Hill Rd, Silver Spring, MD
White Oak Shopping Center (Sears, etc.) - 11255 New Hampshire Ave, Silver Spring, MD
Capital One Bank, 13301 New Hampshire Ave, Silver Spring, MD
Bank of America, 13311 New Hampshire Ave, Silver Spring, MD
Exxon and Sunoco - intersection of New Hampshire Ave and Randolph Rd
BP - 13310 New Hampshire Ave, Silver Spring, MD
Pollo-Mex Chicken & Mexican Grill, 13436 New Hampshire Ave, Silver Spring, MD (near Giant)
IHOP, 12251 Tech Rd, Silver Spring, MD (in vicinity of Target)
TGIFridays, 12281 Tech Rd, Silver Spring, MD (other restaurants nearby)
Dunkin’ Donuts, 13424 New Hampshire Ave, Silver Spring, MD (near Giant)
Pizza Hut, 13318 New Hampshire Ave, Silver Spring, MD
Wing Wah (Chinese, delivery or carryout), 41 Randolph Rd, Silver Spring, MD (near Giant)
Downtown Silver Spring, 919 Ellsworth Dr, Silver Spring, MD – numerous restaurants, shopping and entertainment, parking in garages off Ellsworth Dr and Wayne Ave
Norge Laundry and Dry Cleaning, 12840 New Hampshire Ave, Silver Spring, MD
Colesville Cleaners, 13411 New Hampshire Ave, Silver Spring, MD
Transportation (we strongly recommend use of a SmarTrip Card – see below)
Your public transportation needs can easily be (EMAIL HIDDEN) (Washington Metro Area Transit Authority) website using their “Trip Planner.”
#10 Bus at Clifton Rd and Randolph Road – provides access to Glenmont Metro Station
#C8 Bus at Shaw Ave and New Hampshire Ave – provides access to Glenmont Metro Station
Glenmont Metro Station (parking for a fee) at Glenallan Ave between Layhill Rd and Georgia Ave – provides access to downtown Washington (purchase a SmarTrip card here.)
SmarTrip Card - The regional transportation system uses SmarTrip as the required method of payment (see (URL HIDDEN) The initial purchase of the card is $2 plus the value on the card (e.g., $10 gets you a card with $8 on it for use). The card can be used on buses and trains and gives the rider a reduced fare. They can be purchased at Metro Stations.
Activities and Sightseeing
Brookside Gardens/Wheaton Regional Park, 1800 Glenallan Ave, Wheaton, MD – gardens, playgrounds, trails
Martin Luther King Jr Swim Center, 1201 Jackson Rd, Silver Spring, MD – indoor and outdoor pools (fee), pond, playgrounds, trails
Washington, DC – too many sights to mention, accessible by Metro
Great Falls and C&O Canal, 11710 MacArthur Blvd, Potomac, MD (fee)
George Washington’s Mt Vernon, 3200 Mt Vernon Memorial Hwy, Mt Vernon, VA (fee)
Annapolis, MD – visitor’s center at 26 West Street, Annapolis, MD
Baltimore’s Inner Harbor-Pratt and Light Streets, Baltimore, Maryland
Wenn du bis 5 Tage vor deiner Reise stornierst, erhältst du eine vollständige Rückerstattung. Wenn du innerhalb von 5 Tagen vor deiner Reise stornierst, ist die erste Nacht nicht erstattungsfähig, aber die Hälfte der Kosten für die übrigen Nächte wird zurückerstattet.