Red door!Living room with great sleeping/napping couch and reading chair
Cozy Old Town Charmer
5 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
5 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
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You'll fall in love with this space, just like I did. It's the perfect getaway. Tastefully renovated from top to bottom, it even smells good because of the beautiful exposed beams. Steps to Old Town Winchester with all of its restaurants, shops, bars, and even an amazing (and "country cheap") yoga studio.

The space

This is a lived in charming old cabin-like home. The owner is a grad student at Shenandoah and lives here during the week; Tuesday - Thursday. Kim the cleaning lady turns over the room in between stays. Please do not stay here if you're uncomfortable with a lived-in feel aka: some food in the fridge/freezer a bit of dust here and there... mismatched towels. sheets will always be clean and the space always cozy!

Other things to note

Airbnb doesn't have a selection for this but we have a lovely purple couch that's super comfy to sleep on. That would be the "second bed."

If you have a pet please indicate an extra "guest" when booking.


Amenities
Kitchen
Internet
TV
Essentials

Prices
Extra people $14 SGD / night after 2 guests
Cleaning Fee $91 SGD
Weekend Price $77 SGD / night
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House Rules
Check in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 11AM

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Cancellations

Safety features
Smoke detector
First aid kit

Availability
On Fridays and Saturdays the minimum stay is 2 nights.

26 Reviews

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Nicholas User Profile
October 2016
A really warm and cozy place! Celesta and Bennett went out of their way to make us feel comfortable. Great for trips around Shenandoah National Park.

Teresa User Profile
October 2017
The apartment is so cute! The location is great and you can walk to pretty much anywhere you'd need. The neighborhood was fairly quiet too if you like to sleep with the window open. If you're really sensitive to cats though--I got cat allergies downstairs, so just pack some Claritin ahead of time.

Caroline User Profile
September 2017
Excellent location, adorable architecture and everything you need for a short weekend stay in Winchester! Lived in as described, but very clean. Also - super easy check in and check out - required no planning or frantic phone calls on our part (which is always nice when you are running 5h behind and arrive around midnight!) We had very little communication with Celesta because we didn't ever need to ask questions - she sent very detailed instructions before our stay. I will note that it would be best if you can easily navigate a narrow, sharply curving old-school staircase (don't stay here if you have balance/vertigo issues or trouble climbing stairs). That said, if you don't have to worry about that, this is ideal for an affordable, park-the-car-and-leave-it romantic weekend! (Parking was very easy too!)

Ellen User Profile
September 2017
Adorable little apartment convenient to the pedestrian mall! Would not recommend the steep stairs for the elderly, but it was perfect for us! Super nice neighbors, too!

Randy User Profile
September 2017
We communicated with Celesta a couple of days before arrival as suggested. We arrived at 4 on a Friday afternoon to find garbage on the porch, dirty dishes in the sink, a fridge full of someone else's food, and a very untidy place. We contacted her immediately and she apologized and said it was a communication problem with her cleaning lady. A sad mistake, but very inconvenient for us. We had to find a place to stay at very short notice, and we have only received a partial refund in spite of repeated messages. We are out more than $80 and Celesta has not responded to our messages. We waited four days to give her time to sort this out and respond, and have heard nothing.

Sandra User Profile
September 2017
Celesta canceled on us the night before arrival.

Jamie User Profile
August 2017
Few minor issues, but overall a fantastic stay! Located in an awesome spot, close to some great shops and restaurants. A great value!!! I would stay here again!

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Washington, District of Columbia, United StatesJoined in February 2013
Celesta User Profile

A midwestern girl happily transplanted to DC, I love singing, practicing yoga, and playing outside. Concert and theatre going are my favorite ways to spend evenings, aside from a quiet night in with a glass of wine and home made meal.

Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

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