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Art-Filled English Basement in Fun Neighborhood!

Hamzah User Profile

Art-Filled English Basement in Fun Neighborhood!

4 guestsStudio2 beds1 bathroom
4 guests
2 beds
1 bathroom
Entire home
You’ll have the guest suite to yourself.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the keypad.
Great check-in experience
90% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.
Great communication
100% of recent guests rated Hamzah 5-star in communication.

My English basement is your own private apartment that's steps from nightlife & close to all of DC's best neighborhoods!

Enjoy your own bathroom, kitchen, a smart TV with complimentary Netflix, and a private entrance and exit.


Laptop-friendly workspace
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported a carbon monoxide detector on the property.

Sleeping arrangements

Common spaces
1 double bed,1 sofa,1 airbed



158 reviews
Outstanding hospitality
Quick responses
Stylish space
Carolina User Profile
November 2019
Hamzah was kind and accommodating. He ran to get coffee filters when we couldn’t find any! The space is really nice and artsy and has everything you’d need for a trip. We didn’t use public transport but he explained the closest busses and bustling areas. Thank you Hamzah!
Jacob User Profile
November 2019
Wonderful stay. Loved the whole layout. Parking was a bit wonky (especially at night) but all in all a wonderful place to retire too after a long day!
Erin User Profile
November 2019
Affordable, unique place to stay in DC. Its a quick uber away from most major sites!
Alena User Profile
October 2019
We thoroughly enjoyed staying in this Art-filled cozy space. Hamzah was a great host and responded quickly to our questions. Great location and within walking distance to good restaurants. When I'm back in DC this is where I want to stay.
Erin User Profile
October 2019
We really enjoyed our stay. Hamzah and his dog were great hosts. The apartment had everything we needed and was decorated very nice. My husband did find the bed a bit uncomfortable but that is subjective and he also ran a 50K race so he might have just been sore. We would…
Sebastian User Profile
October 2019
This place has great feel to it and has everything you need. Hamzah is great! If you need anything, he’s happy to help :)
Frieder User Profile
October 2019
Hasmah is a great host. Very friendly. The apartement couldnt be better. We loved it.

Hosted by Hamzah

Washington, DCJoined in July 2012
Hamzah User Profile
169 Reviews
I am a writer, artist (debatable) and researcher. I live with my dog, Kismet. When not hanging with Kismet, and when not being a hermit (pretending to write or make things), I enjoy going to talks and art shows around town, or having a relaxing drink in the neighborhood with…
Interaction with guests
We share a backyard, and you may run into me and my friendly dog in the backyard. Otherwise, I am happy to be as scarce or as present as you would like.
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Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 3PM
Checkout: 11AM
Self check-in with keypad
After 3PM

House Rules

  • Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
  • No smoking
  • No parties or events
  • Pets are allowed