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DC Firehouse - Penthouse Unit


DC Firehouse - Penthouse Unit

10 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
3 baths
10 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
3 baths
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Sparkling clean5 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
BreakfastThis is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.

Located in the Shaw neighborhood, one of DC's most hip, slick and cool areas, The Firehouse on R housed the first Fully African American Fire company in Washington DC! Built in 1884 and fully renovated in 2017 by a world famous interior designer and TV celebrity, the Firehouse merges exposed architectural beauty with historic photography and modern amenities/design. Total space is roughly 2000 square feet (or 185 square meters).

Penthouse sleeps 10 comfortably w/ parking and amenities.


Free parking on premises
Wireless Internet
Indoor fireplace
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed, 1 toddler bed
Bedroom 3
1 queen bed, 2 single beds
Common spaces
1 sofa bed, 1 couch

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
Check-in time is 3PM - 11PM


6 Reviews

Steven User Profile
June 2018
This unit is amazing. Michael is actually the owner of the place but the unit is managed by Dominique, who is great and very responsive. We were able to drop off our luggage early. Space is HUGE and pictures don't do justice. Kitchen is well stocked and all the appliances are top…
Franz User Profile
June 2018
Awesome Location
Monisha User Profile
May 2018
Apartment was wonderful. Michael answered all questions promptly. Highly recommend for families - the windows and amenities make it feel great just hanging out in the apartment with everyone.
Nina User Profile
April 2018
The firehouse penthouse unit was absolutely beautiful, spacious, and comfortable. It was perfect for our bachelorette party and all the lavish touches made the bride-to-be feel extra pampered. It was close to nightlife and restaurants and we all had a blast. Michael was very acco…
Melissa User Profile
April 2018
The Shaw Neighborhood DC Firehouse was a fun and unique place to stay during our family trip to the city. The space itself was actually larger than we thought, in a great location close to the Metro, grocery store, and yummy restaurants. The house itself had everything we neede…
Emily User Profile
March 2018
Michael's penthouse space truly lived up to all expectations and we had the best time! It was incredibly decorated, clean, and had plenty of room for all 9 of us. We were in town to celebrate a bachelorette weekend and the location was within walking distance of fun restaurants, …

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Washington, District of Columbia, United StatesJoined in February 2013
Michael User Profile
52 Reviews
Laid back business owner born and raised in Washington DC. I can give great advice for enjoying Washington DC in its fullest! Foodie, socialite, professional owner
Languages: English, Español
Response rate: 100%
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