Braeburn House - Private & Spacious 2 Bedrooms


Private room in home hosted by Hugh

  1. 6 guests
  2. 2 bedrooms
  3. 4 beds
  4. 1 private bath
Dedicated workspace
A private room with wifi that’s well-suited for working.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the smartlock.
Free cancellation before Jan 3.


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Your private space has a separate entry to a large upstairs section of Braeburn House on a beautiful park-like 1.25 acres in the quiet Bannockburn community of Bethesda. Self check-in to 2 spacious bedrooms, en suite large bathroom w/ 2 showers & bath, big screen HDTV, premium FIOS, AppleTV+, Netflix, hi-speed WiFi, microwave, fridge, Keurig & more. Park on private circular driveway. Perfect for singles, couples or families visiting family/friends or working in Bethesda/DC. 2 night min weekends

The space
At Braeburn House, you have a separate entrance to your private space, which consists of 2 adjacent bedrooms with 4 beds and a large en suite bathroom with two showers and a bathtub.

Bedroom 1 has a king-sized bed and a daybed/trundle that converts into 2 twin beds. Bedroom 2 has a full size bed. If requested, one of Bedroom 1's twin beds can be moved into Bedroom 2 so that both rooms comfortably have 2 beds.

Both bedrooms have door locks from the inside, ample closet space, luggage racks, ceiling fan/lights with remote control and alarm clocks and high speed WiFi (>300 Mbps download & >200 upload speeds). Bedroom 2 is suitable for working remotely with its desk and glass table & chairs.

There is an Ecobee temperature sensor in Bedroom 1 and guests can control the temperature in the space through the downloaded Ecobee app.

A large en suite bathroom has both a shower and a bathtub/shower combo. Guests in both bedrooms have private access to the bathroom either through the walk-in closet that connects to Bedroom 1 (through two sets of doors) or from the hallway. Both of the bathroom's doors are lockable from the inside.

Bedroom 1's amenities include:
- two dresser drawers
- large screen HDTV with Verizon FIOS deluxe cable package, including ESPN, HBO, Showtime, Starz, Epix, NFL Redzone etc.
- An Apple TV can be used to watch Apple TV+, Netflix, Disney+, Amazon Prime, Paramount+, Peacock, HBO Max and our large "house library" of recent movies & TV shows. You can also use the Apple TV to sign-in to any of your streaming services which you may subscribe to, including the Peloton app
- the HDTV swivels so you can watch TV on the two comfortable reclining chairs and the daybed
- Blu-ray player, Sony hi-def radio and small Bluetooth speaker for your additional enjoyment. DVD/Blu-rays from the House's large collection are available for Guest use upon request

Bedroom 1's walk-through closet contains:
- mini-fridge stocked with several bottles of water
- small microwave
- Keurig coffee maker with K-cups, tea, creamer pods, sweeteners & coffee mugs
- Brita filter water jug, water & wine glasses, plates, bowls, eating utensils, cutting board, wine bottle opener & ice bucket (ice is available upon request)
- Shampoo/conditioner, soap & other toiletry items, hair dyer, additional pillows/blankets, paper towels, tissues & disinfectant wipes
- Iron, ironing board & clothes drying rack
- Lululemon yoga mat & yoga blocks, DC area guide books & maps, chess set, backgammon set
- Power cords, flashlight & fire extinguisher.
- Two large umbrellas are located on the front landing for guest use.

Bedroom 2's amenities include a glass table with three chairs (which can be moved into Bedroom 1 if desired), dresser drawers, desk, lighted make-up mirror and large closet.

Towel refreshment is available during your stay. In addition, Guests can make arrangements with our live-in housekeeper for overnight laundry service for a seperate fee.

Guests have access during daylight hours (weather permitting) to the House's patio adjacent to the private tennis court. Coolers and a Solo Stove fire pit are available for guest use upon request. Log bundles can be purchased at the nearby Giant Food in the Westwood Shopping Center.

When in season, Airbnb Guests may book time by the hour to use the House swimming pool, backyard Tiki Bar and/or tennis court through the Swimply App. Airbnb guests who book the pool and/or tennis court through Swimply will enjoy a special discount and provided use of pool towels and tennis racquets/tennis balls upon request. NOTE: GUEST USE OF THE SWIMMING POOL, BACKYARD TIKI BAR & TENNIS COURT IS NOT ALLOWED UNLESS BOOKED THROUGH THE SWIMPLY APP.

Where you'll sleep

What this place offers

Garden view
Dedicated workspace
Free driveway parking on premises – 2 spaces
65" HDTV with HBO Max, premium cable
Central air conditioning
Private patio or balcony
Luggage dropoff allowed
Security cameras on property

7 nights in Bethesda

Jan 8, 2023 - Jan 15, 2023

5.0 out of 5 stars from 27 reviews


Where you’ll be

Bethesda, Maryland, United States

Braeburn House is in the perfect location for guests visiting family in the Bethesda area, working at NIH/Walter Reed or wishing to explore the beautiful Potomac River, C&O Canal, Glen Echo Park, Great Falls National Park & DC landmarks. Excellent and safe walking/biking routes exist through the leafy Bannockburn neighborhood to the Glen Echo Park, Clara Barton National Historic Site, Cedar Island Conservation Park and the Cabin John Trail.

Hosted by Hugh

  1. Joined in March 2017
  • 27 Reviews
  • Identity verified
  • Superhost
My family has lived in Bethesda since 2000. My two sons went to Bethesda public schools and our family was very active in local community, church and youth sports. I'm originally from Dublin, Ireland and grew up in Southern California. I am a financial services regulatory consultant and previously spent 27 years with the US Treasury and 14 years as a partner at KPMG.
My family has lived in Bethesda since 2000. My two sons went to Bethesda public schools and our family was very active in local community, church and youth sports. I'm originally…

During your stay

You have your own private entrance and your space is completely locked off from the rest of the house. Guests can make arrangements with our Housekeeper for overnight laundry services. We utilize Airbnb’s five-step enhanced cleaning protocol between guest stays. Host is open to interactions with you and is happy to answer any questions and provide recommendations about the Bethesda/Washington area, including restaurants, shopping and walking/biking trails nearby. Otherwise we will be respectful of your privacy.
You have your own private entrance and your space is completely locked off from the rest of the house. Guests can make arrangements with our Housekeeper for overnight laundry ser…

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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 3:00 PM
Checkout: 12:00 PM
Self check-in with smart lock
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

Airbnb's COVID-19 safety practices apply
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Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

Cancellation policy