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    Hotel RL Washington DC by Red Lion

    1823 L St NW, Washington DC, DC 20036-3832
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    • Excellent46%
    • Very good28%
    • Average15%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible4%
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    “great location” (46 reviews)
    “white house” (34 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 299 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    All you want to eat or visit the museums or all you want to see, this is the best hotel. The staff are very friendly, the rooms need some upgrades or renovations, the air conditions it’s could be individual function no hotel take the control.

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    Response from Jace M, General Manager at Hotel RL Washington DC by Red LionResponded 5 days ago

    We're really glad that you enjoyed your stay, were able to take advantage of our great central location and that you found our Team to be friendly. We really appreciate your feedback and look forward to welcoming you back soon!

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    So, I'm still staying at the RL and there are some pluses and minuses. When I arrived there is no front desk, it's basically free flowing and the front desk person has an IPad. I arrived early on Saturday and my room was already ready!...More

    Thank KACDavis
    Response from Jace M, General Manager at Hotel RL Washington DC by Red LionResponded 1 week ago

    Dear KACDavis, We're very glad that you had a pleasant stay and were able to take advantage of our great central location. Thank you for letting us know about the heating issues in your room. We believe we have made progress correcting this and hope...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I stayed at the Hotel RL for two nights in January 2018 while I was in town for a conference. The price was great and the room itself was fine but these plusses were more than outweighed by a neglectful staff and freezing room. I...More

    Thank lm123lm2018
    Response from Jace M, General Manager at Hotel RL Washington DC by Red LionResponded 1 week ago

    Please accept our apologies for the inconveniences you experienced upon your arrival and throughout your stay. This is not the type of service that we try to provide for our guests. Thank you for bringing it to our attention and rest assured that we will...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I found the hotel average. Spacious room but no coffee / tea maker while the bar is not open until late. Particularly good service from Manny, the receptionist! He was extremely helpful and friendly. Thank you Manny!More

    1  Thank odettehekster
    Response from Felicia M, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel RL Washington DC by Red LionResponded 2 weeks ago

    odettehekster, We appreciate your feedback and the time it took for you to send us your thoughts. I'm sorry that you feel that our hotel did not meet your standards, and that we stood out as average. However, we do have coffee makers that we...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Traveled to DC for weeken to your African American Museum. While there, I stayed at Hotel RL. The hotel was centrally located, within walking distance to subway, museums, White House, shopping restaurants, etc. I found hotel thru Travelocity. It was more than I imagined. The...More

    1  Thank Marilyn F
    Response from Jace M, General Manager at Hotel RL Washington DC by Red LionResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Marilyn, We're very pleased that you enjoyed your stay and took advantage of our great location. Thank you for your very kind words. We are very fortunate to have caring, dedicated team members like Manny and Antonio. I look forward to sharing your comments...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
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    • US$ 101 - US$ 331 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #16 Business Hotel in Washington DC
    • #18 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 99
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    • Dupont Circle
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    Brileen152
    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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    Jesamine B
    24 October 2017|
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    Response from Felicia M | Property representative |
    Jesamine B, Yes, the Marc train is convienent and possible to catch, but not for six people and their luggage coming in as group. A taxi would be the preferred way to go. However this all depends the pieces of luggage are... More
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    Martha5555
    8 October 2017|
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    Response from Felicia M | Property representative |
    Hi, I would suggest a corner room next to the elevator because it faces the a corridor of another building, plus the elevators are more quiet than the street noise.
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    "The hotel is a solid 5 plus. Staff made you feel like you were visiting relatives"
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    "Higher the better to minimize street sound."
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    "Higher floors hopefully would be quieter"
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    "get rooms on the north side and upper floors are quieter"
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