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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....

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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...

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Wetumpka, Alabama
Reviewed 11 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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Long Lake
Reviewed 10 October 2010

The owner and staff were very welcoming and helpful. The room was comfortable and quiet. Breakfast was tasty and enjoyable, all in all a very nice stay.

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Kansas City, MO
Reviewed 6 October 2010

Has a European flavor. Hosts are very caring, Jonathon attends to your needs the minute you walk in. Rooms are nice: pleasant decor, very clean, some are on the smaller side but all are well equipped with irons/boards, refrigerators, clocks, good TV's etc. Great location close to DuPont Circle & right next to the Washington Hilton.

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Worcester, Massachusetts
Reviewed 6 October 2010

Helpful, friendly, competent staff. B & B is diagonally across the street from the Washington Hilton, in an upscale residential neighborhood. Also close to Dupont Circle metro stop. Would stay here again.

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Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 6 October 2010

Very welcoming and helpful staff. Clean and comfortable rooms. Great location in historic townhouse mansion with beautiful staircase and tiled fireplaces.

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Las Vegas, NV
Reviewed 1 October 2010

My stay at the American Guest house in Washington, DC last week was a great pleasure. My room was affordable, clean and comfortable, and and the hotel location, near Dupont Circle, is excellent. I was able to easily walk to restaurants and the Metro station. I've been staying at business oriented hotels in DC for the past 9 years, and...

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Edmonds, Washington
Reviewed 27 September 2010

In town for a short business meeting then to visit my son in the Adams-Morgan neighborhood. AGH was a great choice....friendly knowledgable staff, convenient to tourist sites vie 42 bus and Metro. I'm a runner and its an easy jog over to Rock Creek and miles of pleasant trails.

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 24 September 2010

Excellent location. Outstanding service/customer service. Overall, a better value than the larger chain hotels in the area. I am very comfortable recommending the Guest House to other travelers, whether pleasure or business.

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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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 

Additional Information about American Guest House

Address: 2005 Columbia Rd NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-1310
Region: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Adams Morgan , Dupont Circle
Price Range: ₹ 14,969 - ₹ 37,841 (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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