We’re a friendly couple (a journalist married to a medical school professor and physician). At our Stonehouse, we take great pride in hosting an exclusive global community of NIH scientists!
Our guests, composed mainly of post-doctoral researchers as well as post-bacs, provide a rich social and intellectual environment to complement your professional activities at the NIH.
The Stonehouse is located in a quiet, safe, leafy green neighborhood that links to biker/hiker trails - along with close access to Bethesda, as well as such Bethesda and exciting DC neighborhoods such as Georgetown.
It has private, furnished bedrooms and four bathrooms. It features close access to NIH as well as Walter Reed.
The Stonehouse offers many perks:
-- You'll receive a wonderful introduction to the U.S. Your fellow scientists will give you the inside track on the NIH and introduce you to the region. Upon your arrival you will be treated to a home cooked dinner.
-- Monthly rental ranges from $885-$1185 depending on the scope of the room.
-- Long Term leases preferred for 1-2 year stays.
-- You will have privileges for overnight guests, including visitors from abroad, at no extra charge.
-- You will be included in French toast and fresh fruit brunches, as well as social events involving a number of NIH researchers. To date, we’ve hosted scientists from Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Dubai, England, Germany, Greece, India, Italy, Iraq, the Netherlands, Peru, Portugal, Scotland, Spain, Sweden, Syria, Turkey and Wales. This results in fascinating conversations among talented investigators who support each others' careers and socialize as time allows.
-- Your Stonehouse room will be light, bright and sizable, with a luxurious queen-sized bed, large windows, lots of storage space and a well-appointed work area.
-- Your Stonehouse amenities will include: a well-equipped kitchen, laundry, patio, high speed wireless internet, etc.
From the Stonehouse, you can walk to downtown Bethesda, the Metro, Whole Foods, Trader Joes, coffee shops, restaurants, fitness clubs and movie theaters, etc. The neighborhood features basketball and tennis courts, a large regional park and a swimming pool.
If you’re interested, kindly send us an email telling us about yourself and the dates you will be seeking rental for your NIH research. Also, kindly indicate the lab or area of NIH where you will be working. Please feel free to email us. Our email address is: BethesdaStonehouse@gmail.com