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    Kimpton Donovan Hotel

    1155 14th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20005-4111
    (202) 737-1200
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    1 - 5 of 1,596 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Some of the experience here was poor, some great and some just average for the price. So a real mixture. Check in was disastrous. I arrived after 3 - was told my room was not ready - so went for a late lunch and came...More

    Thank thefrequenttraveller
    Response from Matthew W, Manager at Kimpton Donovan HotelResponded 3 days ago

    Thanks for the review thefrequenttraveller! We're so sorry about the delay in getting your room ready for you, but we are certainly glad to hear that you did enjoy the other service you received at The Donovan. We hope to see you again the next...More

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 12 October 2017

    The Donovan hotel is amazing! My husband and I stayed for the weekend in Sept for a family wedding. The hotel is located in a great area of DC, many bars and restaurants located within walking distance. The service is beyond wonderful, no complaints only...More

    Thank Laura R
    Response from Matthew W, Manager at Kimpton Donovan HotelResponded 13 October 2017

    Amazing Laura R! It makes us so happy that you and your husband loved your stay so much. We're also thrilled to hear that our staff was able to make such an impression on you, and that you were able to take total advantage of...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    The staff was attentive to every need. The wine happy hour was great to look forward to after a day of touring the sites. The hotel bikes were awesome. We took them for a ride around town and the supplied locks enabled us to make...More

    Thank evan893
    Response from Awet S, General Manager at Kimpton Donovan HotelResponded 5 days ago

    Hi evan893, Awesome! We love reading reviews like these! We are all so happy to see that you got to enjoy everything that our great hotel has to offer. Thank you and hope to see you sooner than later. Sincerely, Awet Sium General Manager

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I had the best experience at The Donovan from start to finish. From the front desk check in and check out. The Sushi and Wine Happy Hour, The restaurant in the hotel Zentan was amazing. The view over the square and the location was flawless...More

    Thank Renee W
    Response from Matthew W, Manager at Kimpton Donovan HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Amazing Renee W! Sounds like you had a glorious time with us. Thank you for the 5 star love. The feeling is mutual, we can't wait to have you come back to stay with us again soon! Sincerely, Matt W. Assistant General Manager

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Far enough away from the main atrractions to be quieter, but close enough to everything too. Perfect location. From the moment you drove up to the door, to the moment you leave, the staff make you feel very welcome. Especially the boys & girls behind...More

    Thank BigTaps
    Response from Matthew W, Manager at Kimpton Donovan HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Great review BigTaps! Thanks for the amazing review. We do agree that our location is extremely ideal for a DC trip. We're so glad that you enjoyed your stay, and that our staff was able to make such a great impression on you. All the...More

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    About
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    Amenities
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Room amenities
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    • Restaurant
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    • #41 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
    • #56 Family Hotel in Washington DC
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 193
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    • Upper Northwest
    • Also Known As
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    Lilibeth G
    10 October 2017|
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    Response from mpopkin | Reviewed this property |
    Hello, I don't think so!
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    mschloe79
    24 April 2017|
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    Response from Awet S | Property representative |
    Yes you will need a key to use the elevators and yes the safes take a 15in or smaller laptop.
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    Blake K
    11 April 2017|
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    Response from Dragan A | Property representative |
    Good afternoon Blake, Room with a normal glass shower and a tub is Executive Suite. Regards, Dragan Andrejic
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