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Hotel RL Washington DC

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Certificate of Excellence
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“great location”(53 reviews)
“white house”(39 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
Meeting Rooms
Dry Cleaning
Housekeeping
3 Star Hotel
Our contemporary boutique hotel is simple, stylish, and inspired by the vibrant pulse of the surrounding city. Amenities in our Washington DC boutique accommodations are anything but standard. Plush bedding, comfortable living areas, huge flat-screen TVs, free Wi-Fi, and convenient...
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Location and contact
1823 L St NW, Washington DC, DC 20036-3832
6 km to Ronald Reagan National Airport
329 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
0.9 km from White House
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It took forever to check in because the hotel was running behind schedule. The front desk is in a closet. The employees were not that friendly. If you ask a question they respond in a snooty attitude. The rooms were not clean. There was makeup...More

Thank Sara P
Response from Jace M, General Manager at Hotel RL Washington DCResponded 3 days ago

Please accept our apologies for the inconveniences that you experienced during your visit. This is certainly not the type of experience we try to provide our guests. We appreciate your feedback and will use it to help us improve going forward.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm really surprised this hotel has the high reviews it does. We used to stay at this hotel when it was the Quincy. It needed updated, and had high hopes to see it under a new hotel chain. Was severely disappointed. The rooms have potential,...More

Thank Claudel2653
Response from Jace M, General Manager at Hotel RL Washington DCResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for staying with us and for sharing your observations. We will your comments with our Team to ensure that prevent this from happening again. We appreciate your feedback and hope that you will return in the future so we can regain your confidence...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

RL is not a Hilton, with a big business center, conference rooms, swimming pool, and so on. It's a small, moderate-priced hotel. But for its type, it is superb! Staff were great. Wonderful location. Room was immaculately clean. Everything worked perfectly. Lots of electrical outlets...More

Thank SteveBuffalo
Response from Jace M, General Manager at Hotel RL Washington DCResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for sharing your kind comments. We're really glad that you enjoyed your visit and hope to welcome you back soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room was clean and big and the staff was friendly. The interior design of the rooms was nice. Also, Davonna and Joleen showed great customer service and exceeded my expectations. I thought the breakfast would include more but it will not prevent me from...More

Thank R R
Response from Jace M, General Manager at Hotel RL Washington DCResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for staying with us and for sharing your experience. We appreciate your feedback and look forward to sharing your kind comments with Davonna and Janeen. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is in a great location in DC, close to the sights and surrounded by a variety of good restaurants. The rooms were very clean and surprisingly large. The people running the place are most welcoming and go out of their way to provide...More

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Response from Jace M, Owner at Hotel RL Washington DCResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for sharing your experience. We're so glad you enjoyed your stay and will pass along your kind comments to Manny. We look forward to welcoming you back soon!

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$ 113 - US$ 316 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#16 Business Hotel in Washington DC
#18 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$ 113 - US$ 316 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#16 Business Hotel in Washington DC
#18 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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Traveller (86)
Room & Suite (73)
Dining (6)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (8)
Questions & Answers
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pliancy k
8 June 2018|
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Response from Jace M | Property representative |
Depending on traffic, it can be a 15 to 30 minute car ride. Allow 30 to 45 minutes if traveling via Metro.
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Emma R
17 February 2018|
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Response from Jace M | Property representative |
We do not have a gym on property. However, our guests have complimentary access to 2 nearby facilities; Gold's Gym and L.A. Fitness.
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Eileen C
23 November 2017|
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Response from Jace M | Property representative |
Brileen15, Yes, we have guest laundry service. Laundry dropped off by 8:30 AM will be returned by 6:00 PM daily except Sundays and holidays.
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Room Tips
"High floor is better"
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"Take the advice of other travelers and get rooms higher up"
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"higher floors have less noise from the street"
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"As for a room facing the road - rooms facing the back hear the garbage trucks in the am."
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