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Kimpton Donovan Hotel

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Reviewed 31 August 2016

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Osprey, Florida
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Spent this past weekend at the Donovan with a group of buddies. We were in DC to conduct our annual fantasy football draft. The hotel itself is very nice - from the clean and modern rooms to the rooftop pool and bar, everything was top notch. The icing on the cake is Ty. He helped me at checkin and was...

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Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Friendly staff, comfortable and stylish room, free internet - as always with Kimpton hotels, I really enjoyed my stay at the Donovan. I was a bit disappointed with the breakfast, which did not offer enough choices for the buffet, even though it was quite costly (about $20 per person)

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Reviewed 26 August 2016

Five Star, Five Diamond Customer Service! They went above and beyond to make us feel at Home. Definitely comin back to The Donovan when I'm in DC again. Their rooftop lounge is also a great place to grab drinks and stunning views of the City. - Jonathan Gomez, Kimpton Rewards Member

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New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed 25 August 2016

After flying from London we were rather tired. We were greeted by a charming receptions call Tye. He was informative but could see we were tired so check us in within minutes and off we went to our room. A spacious room with a massive flat screen. Great bed, great shower and space to pack our clothes away. From a...

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Reviewed 25 August 2016

We stayed for 4 days in a suite-- large rooms, but in the back so no view. A bit disappointing since you pay so much more for a suite. Also the room was a bit dark, so it needed more lighting than provided. Had to ask them to replace light bulbs, which they should do automatically without waiting for customers...

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Pembroke Pines, Florida
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We went for our 4th wedding anniversary and stayed for a week. We told the front desk it was our anniversary and they left a few goodies along with a card in our room. The shower was pretty cool, I've never seen anything like it. There isn't an actual door but instead a spiral shower that winds inward. They have...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I recently stayed here as apart of our honeymoon. I can honestly say that we had an amazing stay here. We had a great view from our room. The rooms were clean spacious and comfortable. The staff were beyond helpful and were about to give us great information and advice. The hotel was in a great location....

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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Loved this hotel, lovely room with a nice view of the park. The staff were great very helpful and knowledgeable. In walking distance of all nearly all major landmarks and did them all in one very long but pleasurable day. Did not try the hotels facilities so can't comment just used Washington as a stopover on the way to New...

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

The staff was excellent, they hotel went out of their way to make a weekend visit with an old friend special. The hotel was clean and comfortable, but as with most Kimpton properties, it is the outstanding customer service that puts them over the top. And the cold wash cloths on the 100 day were delightful.

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about Kimpton Donovan Hotel

Address: 1155 14th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20005-4111
Region: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Upper Northwest
Price Range: €186 - €450 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kimpton Donovan Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 193
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Also Known As:
Donovan Hotel a Thompson
Donovan House Washington Dc
Hotel Style:
#16 Green Hotel in Washington DC
#19 Luxury Hotel in Washington DC
#24 Business Hotel in Washington DC
#41 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
#56 Family Hotel in Washington DC
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