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Carriage House on Capitol Hill

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Salisbury, Massachusetts
Reviewed 25 May 2012

Our stay at The Carriage House was mid May 2012. The house is beautifully appointed with lots of little sitting nooks where you could read or lounge comfortably. The decorations are from all over the world. The breakfast, although continental, was plenty. There was fruit, rolls, croissants, bagels, muffins, string cheese, cereals, yogurts. One thing we found uncomfortable was that...

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 22 May 2012

Pros: Great location Self catering B&B Room we stayed in had a back porch Private bath with a great walk-in shower Mimi the cat, and the cute dog Cons: No lock on room's exterior door(Only able to lock when in the room) Mattress was too firm for our liking. A fan would be nice

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1Thank Trvl1961
Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 17 May 2012

I have mixed feelings about this place. Depending on what you expect or need for your stay, you might want to give from 1 to 5 stars for this place. Pro: - Location. Just three blocks from the Capitol in a nice neighborhood that can be walked any time of day (or night). I also walked to Nationals games and...

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Milford, Connecticut
Reviewed 15 May 2012

Very nice accomodations in a super location. Comfortable room nicely decorated. Priced right. We were made to feel right at home by our hostess. We have stayed here twice and plan to stay again.

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Riverview, Florida
Reviewed 15 May 2012

It was our first time in washington DC and we stayed at the Carriage House for 8 days, It was very quite and very beautifully decorated it had alot of different items we liked the space Coyotes the best. Our room was very nice and the bed was very comfortable and also had a pvt bath which was nice. Theu...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 17 April 2012

I stopped going to bed and breakfasts when I started to value my privacy and some modern amenities more than "charm". Well, at the Carriage House on Capitol Hill you get both! Once you are in your room, it is entirely private and the baths are nicely updated for lodging with this sense of history and yes, "charm". This is...

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London, England
Reviewed 11 April 2012

We spent 2 days in DC and struggled to find cheap accommodation near the centre of town. We were pleasantly surprised to find a room so close to Capitol Hill and so affordable as well. Not only that, the place was beautifully decorated by the owner; each room had its own individual charm. The beds are very comfortable as well....

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 6 April 2012

My wife and I stay at a lot of B& Bs and we thought this place was great. Nicely appointed, great staff, owners are very accommodating. We showed up way early and they let us drop our stuff so we could go siteseeing beforre checkin. Within walking distance of the Capital area, and there's a bikeshare kiosk nearby, as well...

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Morgantown, West Virginia
Reviewed 27 March 2012

Were told someone would be at the house between 2 and 4 but we tried calling from 1:30 to 3:00 and got voice message. Finally at 3 someone showed up. Nice room, old pillows. Very modest breakfast. Good location. Able park right in front of the place.

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 27 March 2012

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Carriage House. The room was a good size with a modern bathroom and it had a large balcony accessible from the room. The property was playfully decorated with collections of objets d'art from around the world. Breakfast was self-serve in the large sunny kitchen with a good selection of cereals, yogourt, fruit and...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Walk to the Smithsonian Museums, Library of Congress, U.S. Capitol, or the White House. We are 4 blocks from the Capitol South Metro station and steps from the Congressional offices. This comfortable private home B&B offers 4 rooms, each with queen bed and private bath, or a 2 bedroom, private entrance suite with living room and 1.5 baths. ... more   less 

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Address: 612 3rd St SE, at South Carolina Avenue Southeast, Garfield Park, Washington DC, DC 20003-1934
Region: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Capitol Hill
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Carriage House On Capitol Hill Hotel Washington Dc
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“Suggest you bring your own reading light as the bedrooms have very low lighting.”
worldtravel60, 27 Nov 2013 | Read review
“. The master bedroom is cooler than the extra bedroom as the air conditioner is in there. We used a fan for extra coolness.”
pdillow9, 8 Jul 2012 | Read review
“The yellow room was very nice; it had a patio right outside.”
DIANNEM480, 25 May 2012 | Read review
“If you want a cooked breakfast rent the carriage house where you can cook.”
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Trvl1961, 21 May 2012 | Read review
“We have stayed in two different rooms; both were clean, comfortable and artfully decorated.”
Chasn8745, 15 May 2012 | Read review
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