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Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC

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The luxury Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC, centrally located in Penn Quarter, occupies the former General Post Office and is a National Historic Building. Built in 1839, this recently renovated beautiful marble building has a stately grace that is matched by the hotel's exemplary service and luxurious amenities. From the comfort of elegant guestrooms, you are steps from the Verizon Center, the Smithsonian, National Mall and a plethora of museums.
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Property amenities
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Art Deco Style
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Grade: 100 out of 100
202Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
42Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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The always great deco space and warmth was raised a notch by ‘over the top’ hospitality and competency throughout my stay by Di’Andre Pennymon at the front desk. Making the hotel’s first impression on the guest,he represents the organiztion well.
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My family, with kids 16 and 13, and our dog spent two nights over Presidents weekend at Hotel Monaco. Located about a 60-second walk from the Liberty Bell, the location in historic Philadelphia cannot be beat. You can walk everywhere. Valet cost $50 per night with in/out
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I booked our room through Hotwire and perhaps that's the problem. As such, you are the bottom feeders hotels use to fill up hotel rooms for the night. It's listed as a 4.5 star after all but I wasn't impressed at all. The location and the building are beautiful. The hallways are
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Response from Gregory L, General Manager at Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC
Responded 1 week ago
Rpramosjr greetings and please accept my sincere apologies. I'm so sorry you did not like your guest room during your recent stay! As a hotel that is a national historic landmark, we do have rooms of different styles and size. Regardless we expect all of our rooms and suites to be acceptable to our hotel guests. I do hope you do give us the opportunity to regain your confidence by selecting The Hotel Monaco and Dirty Habit if your travels bring you back to Washington DC. And thank you for your comments...
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Far too often the folks who do a good job or do good things aren't recognized and I just wanted to pass on that Candra should receive Kudo's for a job well done! Candra, helped me in less than one minute with locating a copy of an invoice for a previous stay after I had been
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Response from Gregory L, General Manager at Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC
Responded 1 week ago
lward1213 thank you for your wonderful comments! Canda is fabulous and I'm glad to year she was able to follow through immediately on your request. Please return soon-
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Just spent one night and found the Monaco to be a lovely spot with clean rooms and bathrooms, large comfortable common areas, and very friendly staff...at the front desk, passing in the hallways, and during very pleasant happy hour.! Appreciated the morning coffee and
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Here was a shower tub u it.
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Yes there are showers.
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It’s $52 and they’ll return your car with damage of some kind. Find alternative plans to park!!!!!
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Yes, but it's filled with drinks and snacks, which are provided by the hotel for a fee. In order to fit my water bottle in overnight, I would take out some of their drinks, but put them back in in the morning because I was afraid of getting charged.
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Yep, mine did, in the armoire. If yours does not, you can always request one to be sent to your room.
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"Know that :Deluxe" means basement room at this property"
"Rooms on interior face the courtyard and are cool to look out on."
"It's an historic building, check ahead based on needs. Generally (not in relation to accessibility) lobby-level rooms most convenient."
"We could see The Capital One Arena."
"Four floors of rooms that has an elevator available or the stairs. Rooms are very spacious."
US$229 - US$693 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United StatesDistrict of ColumbiaWashington DCUpper NorthwestPenn Quarter
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