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Charlottesville, Virginia
Reviewed 28 November 2013

First, I have to say, this experience completely made up for my previous week on a SAILING TRIP FROM HELL! I've been meaning to post a review, but am still too wiped out to think about it... but onto the KIMPTON!! We had originally booked a queen room, no frills, for a hotel close to the Pink concert with my...

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GM1004, General Manager at Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC, responded to this review

Wow Reneraven, a Pink concert, Tesla car, and sailing trip... You've been busy! It does highlight the location that has it all! Many thanks for the kind review - we look forward to your next shakedown cruise - give us a call! Cheers Ed - Monaco DC GM

New York City, New York
Reviewed 28 November 2013

...small (but handsome) rooms, and lovely public spaces. I wish the room lighting was better; otherwise, I have absolutely no complaints. The National Portrait Gallery, right across the street, is my favorite Washington museum.

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GM1004, General Manager at Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC, responded to this review

We're glad you loved our location as much as we do (and the National Portrait Gallery!) Daniel O, please come see us again soon! Best Ed - Monaco DC GM

Woodbridge, Virginia, United States
Reviewed 25 November 2013

Elton John performed on 14 Nov at Verizon Center in DC. As a birthday present for my favorite female we got tickets to the Elton John concert and stayed at the Monaco across the street. There are several hotel options in the area but the Monaco offered what look like the best opportunity for a 5-star hotel experience and that...

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GM1004, General Manager at Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC, responded to this review

Well Earl B, I don't even know what to say about that! Monaco and Elton John... that about says it all. I'm grateful to hear your your praise of the team - hopefully we get to host you for another historic event! Cheers Ed - Monaco DC GM

Key West
Reviewed 24 November 2013 via mobile

Loved this earth friendly boutique hotel. Location was perfect for our quick weekend in DC. Tore up the Mall on the bikes that come with our room. Kudos for yoga mats and recycling. Loved the long hallways and classic feel that comes from renovating and old building. We are now Klimpton fans

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GM1004, General Manager at Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC, responded to this review

Thanks for noticing our earth-friendliness Njcyogi - we've won quite a few significant environmental awards recently and are very proud of the accomplishments! Cheers, Ed Monaco DC GM

Long Beach, New York
Reviewed 23 November 2013 via mobile

My company hosted an event here and I stayed one night. The location is perfect, could not get much better. Right next to Spy Museum. Hotel room was small and I was put on a basement level. The bathroom was wheel chair accessible but the major problem was since there was no bathtub, ALL the water comes out of the...

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GM1004, General Manager at Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC, responded to this review

All in all it was fine is a little less than we are hoping for LRapkin, next time we'll have to get you into one of our fabulous Monte Carlo rooms, more value - in space and luxury - for a small value in price. Please call us if you're headed back soon. Best Ed - Monaco DC GM

The Plains, Virginia
Reviewed 21 November 2013

You have a myriad of fine choices when choosing a place to stay in DC. The Hotel Monaco is my first choice, however. The rooms are unique and extraordinarily comfortable. The staff is polite, ready and willing to do whatever necessary to make your stay more comfortable. The location is steps away from a World of entertaining things to do....

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GM1004, General Manager at Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC, responded to this review

GreatMeadowGuy - thank you so much for the kind words, the location is second to none I agree, but as you point out, it's our team that makes the difference! Hopefully you'll be back enjoying more than one night to know soon! Cheers, Ed - Monaco DC GM

Los Angeles
Reviewed 21 November 2013

Excellent. Elegant excellence. Adjacent to the Metro. 15 minute stroll from the White House. Steps away from scores of great dining establishments. Superb front desk staff, great restaurant called POSTE, fun atmosphere. Close to everything in the heart of DC. And the building itself is AWESOME. Our weekend experience was worry-free, priced right, and very, very comfortable.

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Worry free, priced right and very very comfortable. High praise indeed Bradhaan and I truly appreciate it. Please come back again soon! Cheers Ed - Monaco DC GM

Reviewed 18 November 2013

I stayed at the Monaco for one night on a business trip. The hotel is well located but the service was below par for a reasonably expensive "boutique" hotel. The following were the major difficulties: (1) checked in and given a room in the basement with no window (although they obliged with a room with a window when asked); (2)...

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Reviewed 15 November 2013

My wife and I recently stayed at this hotel that was selected for its location and our prior experience staying at the Hotel Monaco in Chicago. Tony at the front desk checked us in and from that moment on he addressed us by name everytime we passed by the desk. The best story though has to do with Maurice on...

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GM1004, General Manager at Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC, responded to this review

Thank you Mark C - I shared your review personally with Mouriz - he was as delighted to be recognized as you were with his honest service! I'm glad all worked out well and I truly mean it when I say please come back again soon. Best Ed - Monaco DC GM

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 2 November 2013

This Kimpton property is centrally-located near to the White House and other major attractions, as well as close to restaurants and shopping as well as the metro. This is an old-style heritage hotel that has retained its charm. The adjoining restaurant serves a great Sunday brunch !

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Thanks IskandarT - glad our location in the middle of it all worked so well for you. Come back again soon please! Cheers Ed - Monaco DC GM

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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. ... more   less 

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Address: 700 F Street NW, Washington DC, DC 20004
Region: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Penn Quarter , Upper Northwest
Price Range: €244 - €618 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC 4.5*
Number of rooms: 184
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Also Known As:
Hotel Monaco Washington Dc
Kimpton Washington Dc
Monaco Hotel Washington Dc
Hotel Style:
#9 Green Hotel in Washington DC
#17 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
#23 Luxury Hotel in Washington DC
#31 Family Hotel in Washington DC
#31 Business Hotel in Washington DC
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“Being on the first floor allows easy street access.”
 of 5 bubbles 217aaronc, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“In summer the rooms that border the courtyard might be noisy during bar hours.”
  • Grrrr! Living large at the Monaco.
 of 5 bubbles 29Teddy, 3 Feb 2017 | Read review
“High floor not facing a wall is what i would ask for”
 of 5 bubbles Lorisong, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Just don't.”
 of 5 bubbles SeriousSDTraveler, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Check if there's a courtyard event going. A late night party off the bar/restaurant kept me up, especially as I was on the ground floor.”
 of 5 bubbles jayhawkmaxx, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
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