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DC Firehouse 4 - Penthouse Unit

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DC Firehouse 4 - Penthouse Unit

10 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
3 baths
10 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
3 baths
Great location92% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Sparkling clean8 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.

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
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
No pets
Check-in time is 4PM - 11PM
Self check-in with lockbox


14 Reviews

Matthew User Profile
October 2018
Incredible transformation! Great property! Must see in person !
Kim User Profile
October 2018
This place is one of a kind! The layout is spacious and the decor is perfect for a converted Firehouse. We found entry a little challenging but worked through it. The proximity to the monuments and museums was great. Our kids really enjoyed staying in a real Firehouse!
Trista User Profile
September 2018
A fun stay for a girls weekend in a nostalgic place. Great location within walking distance of some good eats and shopping. It was also always easy to grab an uber for farther distances. The property manager was lovely to deal with when we needed a little help. Great place to st…
Carin User Profile
September 2018
We were blown away by all of the details! It is such an amazing space, full of history. It made our trip so memorable to be able to stay here. Located in a neat neighborhood and close to so many things made going out convenient.
Anna User Profile
August 2018
Very stylish space! Great location. Would stay again!
David User Profile
July 2018
Cannot say enough about this residence. Location is good, Michael is excellent and the apartment is outstanding. Loved the historic aspect, loved the decor, especially loved the master bath.
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…

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Washington, District of Columbia, United StatesJoined in February 2013
Michael User Profile
75 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: 97%
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