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New England, US
Reviewed 13 December 2010

I came into DC for a job interview and had to foot my own bill, so really needed to find something affordable, but nice and in a good location. I found the American Guest House B&B on-line and it looked great. When I called, Vanesa was so nice and helpful ... I felt really good about my choice. When I...

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San Francisco
Reviewed 28 November 2010

This is a small B&B, very clean. Friendly staff. Excellent value for the price. Can't beat the location. Rooms are small but comfy. Few amenities. There is no elevator. Strong coffee and fresh muffins, fruit, cereal etc. for breakfast, served in a 19th century dining room.

Thank RCinSF
New York City, New York
Reviewed 22 November 2010

This is the one of the best Gust House I've met! I took Room 303, this is very clean room and big space!. Their bad stuffs are so good too! I love this hotel.

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Stratford, Connecticut
Reviewed 20 November 2010

It's a beautiful space and the staff are extraordinarily friendly and helpful. Thank you for a wonderful stay!

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Kansas City
Reviewed 18 November 2010

Forget staying in the Washington Hilton - the American Guest House offers travelers a welcome alternative to traditional hotels. The staff is terrific, the room clean and spacious. The common breakfast table gave an opportunity to meet others who were attending the conference while indulging in a lovely breakfast. A great price for the quality of the lodging.

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Palo Alto, California
Reviewed 12 November 2010

I would definitely recommend my relatives and friends to stay at this place while visiting DC. It’s certainly very different from the "commercial" hotels in that this American Guest House Bed & Breakfast makes you feel like “home away from home”. Jonathan who, I believe, takes care of this place is very nice and helpful, besides feeding you breakfast every...

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Katwijk, The Netherlands
Reviewed 8 November 2010

One of the main advantages of this hotel is the great staff, who seek continuously your wishes and are always ready to assist. The way of and the meal for breakfast is just perfect; great variety and personalized dishes! Together with the beautiful interior it definitely creates a cozy, home-like environment. The best place I have ever stayed at in...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 5 November 2010

Had a conference and all hotels were booked. Found this little B&B and I count myself lucky. Within minutes of the Hilton, I had a cosy, old fashioned bedroom with all the amenities and a homey breakfast. Great proprietors, clean, comfortable and welcoming place to stay. Right down the road to Dupont Circle - lots of great restaurants and shops....

Thank audaciouslive
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 26 October 2010

This B&B is one of the best I ever stayed in. Makes you feel almost at home. The Staff is terrific, friendly, helpful and attentive. It's rare to find a place like this where everybody cares about the customer and make you feel like a long time friend. Jonathan (inn keeper) is awesome, has coffee ready for you when you...

Thank YOUCEF_10
Wetumpka, Alabama
Reviewed 10 October 2010

Cleanest place I've ever stayed in. Staff was very friendly and helpful. They make you feel like family. It's rare to find a place like this. Woke up to the smell of fresh brewed coffee!! Really felt like home!! Jonathan (inn keeper) was awesome, very attentive, great breakfast! Just a walk across the street, to the Washington Hilton, where our...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
American Guest House is a well appointed 12 bedroom with en suite bathrooms Washington DC Bed and Breakfast located in a historic 1893 Venetian Gothic building near the Washington Hilton Hotel. Within 10 minutes walk to Dupont Circle Metro, and within a 10 to 15-minute walk to Wardman Park and Omni Shoreham Hotels, well known DC Convention Hotels. We are located near Dupont Circle in the historic Kalorama neighborhood, now neighbors with Trump. This DC Bed and breakfast is located near about 1 mile to White House (about 25 minutes by foot), about 1 mile from the National Zoo and 2 miles from the Smithsonian Museums and Monuments. Our neighborhood is a trendy, upscale, safe and beautiful DC area in the heart of the city. Great area to stroll around and enjoy the beautiful old mansions. Within walking distance, you'll find several of Washington DC's best restaurants, as well as the Phillips Art Gallery, Embassy Row, specialty shops, and even Rock Creek Park with its beautiful cycling and hiking trails. Culture is plentiful in DC with its majestic theaters, shows, ethnically diverse dining options, and beuatiful monuments. ... more   less 

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Address: 2005 Columbia Rd NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-1310
Region: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Adams Morgan , Dupont Circle
Price Range: €226 - €542 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — American Guest House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Pay attention to the floor your room is on, the stairs are a challenge with luggage.”
 of 5 bubbles JohnF771, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“There are rooms for single and double occupancy. All are lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles TravelingChef123, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If you are over 60 and/or have a bad back, try getting a lower floor so you don't hurt yourself struggling with luggage on the stairs”
 of 5 bubbles Rob07052, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“No elevator and rooms were in 2nd and 3rd floor so keep that in mind.”
 of 5 bubbles Paca1946, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you are not fit, do not choose a room on the 3rd floor as there is no lift but this adds to the charm.”
 of 5 bubbles JAL57, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
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