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Hotel RL Washington DC by Red Lion

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

There were many good things to say about this hotel. The location was excellent....about 10-15 minute walk to White House. Hotel staff was polite, pleasant, and very helpful. The room was spacious and so very clean with comfortable beds as well as a comfortable sofa. The only thing that could have used some minor repairs were the bathroom faucets. Both...

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Sarah C, General Manager at Hotel RL Washington DC by Red Lion, responded to this review

Dear Daniel P, Thank you for you review. We have a lot to offer our guests besides our location. Our team here aim to please and I glad you found them helpful. We are in the process of going through all of our rooms and addressing the items you mentioned. We do hope you come back and stay with us...

Danvers, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 week ago

All in all a great experience. Location was around many great restaurants and not far from all the DC attractions. Staff was great, especially Manny who set up a private evening van tour of the city for my wife and I. The room was very clean and comfortable and even included a kitchenette. Only problem for us was the early...

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Sarah C, General Manager at Hotel RL Washington DC by Red Lion, responded to this review

Dear sbornstein37, We are so pleased that you enjoyed you last minute getaway. Manny is an amazing coworker and we are happy he was able to arrange that tour for you. DC is beautiful at night. Please come and stay with us again soon.

Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location close to the direct line to Union Station and Buses. Spacious and clean room. Bed confortable but a bit too soft for me. The hotel provide free coffee in the lobby but Iwould appreciate a kettle in the room. Friendly staff, free bike ! Unfortunately no breakfast, but you'll find evrything closeby.

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Sarah C, General Manager at Hotel RL Washington DC by Red Lion, responded to this review

Dear Nathalie S, Thank you so much for your review. We are so pleased that you liked our hotel and the complimentary items we have to offer. We do have Keurigs available upon request for our rooms. Very soon we will have some food options at our coffee bar. We do hope you come back and stay with us again.

Laurens, South Carolina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only spent one night in the hotel but if ever back in DC will definitely stay here. It was updated, great location, clean and the staff was very friendly. The price was very reasonable and then we were given the discounted price offered on Expedia with no problem.

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Sarah C, General Manager at Hotel RL Washington DC by Red Lion, responded to this review

Dear dawnt296, We are so happy to see that you enjoyed your stay. We do hope you come back and stay with us again.

Blackstone, Massachusetts
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lights/Air Con didn't always work, hot water was spotty, seemed very dirty and outdated, loud, windows didn't open. It was comparable to a youth hostel with no food service, no front desk, no amenities. Very, very unsatisfactory for business travel.

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Sarah C, General Manager at Hotel RL Washington DC by Red Lion, responded to this review

Dear Vikki M, Thank you for your comments in regards to you most recent stay. Please accept our sincere apologies for the challenges you faced while staying here. We have a two pipe system so we either have heat or A/C but not both at the same time. We have to work with Mother Nature on a daily basis to...

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed for one night at this hotel. Manny and everyone else from the staff was very friendly and helpful. They gave me brochures for tours/visits in DC and you can get a discount too. There are also bikes available for hotel guests (for free), which is very convenient if you want to experience the city in two or a...

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Sarah C, General Manager at Hotel RL Washington DC by Red Lion, responded to this review

Dear Elisa L, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your recent stay. We are glad to see that you enjoyed your stay and all the fun items we have to offer. Please do come back and stay with us again soon.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I wish I had read reviews before booking. Worst experience in Washington DC in10 yrs. but could not get in to my usual choices. Street noise very disturbing late at night and very early morning. Ear plugs provided were no use whatsoever. Triple glazing might be a good investment. Staff on arrival and departure more interested in getting their iPads...

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Sarah C, General Manager at Hotel RL Washington DC by Red Lion, responded to this review

Dear Evelyn J, We appreciate you taking the time to comment on your recent stay with us. Technology is a blessing and a curse. Hotel RL's do not have a front desk, but the table and the ipad because we wanted to have a more personal interaction with our guests. This is often hard to do when we are trying...

Monrovia, Liberia
Reviewed 20 March 2017

It was a great stay for 5 days on business. Was very pleased with the room, the hotel, and the exceptional service and all-round support provided by Cali and Tylor! Really great place, highly recommended for either business or touristic travel.

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Sarah C, General Manager at Hotel RL Washington DC by Red Lion, responded to this review

Dear giesd, Thank you for taking the time to comment on your stay. We happy to see your comment about Cali and Tylor. We will be sure to share this with them and everyone else here. Please do come back and see us again.

Omaha, Nebraska
Reviewed 17 March 2017

The Hotel RL in Washington DC is the perfect location for us near Dupont Circle. There are great restaurants near by and it is easy to get anywhere from there. The hotel was in the process of being updated but was still great. I had a room that was huge and had a comfy couch, dressing area, dining table and...

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Sarah C, General Manager at Hotel RL Washington DC by Red Lion, responded to this review

Dear Dana Z, Thank you for taking writing a review on your stay. We are pleased you like our location and our rooms. The Cascadia amenities and towels are so wonderful. A lot of our guest just love them. I know I do! Please come back and stay with us again soon.

Harrisonburg, Virginia
Reviewed 15 March 2017

The room itself is very nice, looks just like the pictures on the website. However, we stayed during an unseasonably warm day in the winter; our room's thermostat did not work. When we called to ask about it we were told it was an old building and due to the warm weather the master control was set to 'neutral' as...

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Dear rpitt_393145, Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback on your recent stay. Please accept my sincere apologies for us not being able to turn on the air. As you mentioned, it was an unseasonably warm winter. We have scheduled our chiller that runs the A/C to be scheduled for maintenance on February 7th. Upon doing this...

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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the 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 amenities create an inviting home-away-from-home environment. Hotel RL Washington DC is a gathering place for the District's most creative visitors and locals. The simple spaces at our boutique hotel in DC provide organic comfort, and our rooms are designed to inspire. We're right in the heart of The Capital, just a few minutes walk from George Washington University and The National Mall, and our hotel near Dupont Circle grants you access to all the hidden gems in the city. Use us as your home base when you explore DC. We've got your essentials: craft coffee, free Wi-Fi, passes to fitness centers, and meeting spaces. Our attentive staff is always around, ready to offer a lunch recommendation or an extra amenity. Hotel RL is within walking distance of the iconic sights of the National Mall, the diverse dining, nightlife and parkland of Dupont Circle, and only two blocks from the DC Metro. Take the District's energy as an invitation to explore. Discover area experiences new and old alike in the stately architecture of Embassy Row, the ahead-of-trend nightlife of U Street, the world-class dining of Logan Square, and the tight-knit neighborhood feel of Shaw. Hotel RL provides a comfortable place to rest and recharge. The coffee is hot, the rooms are spacious, and the unique location provides assurance that no two stays will be the same. Experience the newest boutique hotel in the DC area. Come, connect, and enjoy DC at Hotel RL. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel RL Washington DC by Red Lion

Address: 1823 L St NW, Washington DC, DC 20036-3832 (Formerly The Quincy)
Region: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Dupont Circle
Price Range: ₹ 10,117 - ₹ 28,676 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel RL Washington DC by Red Lion 3*
Number of rooms: 99
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Also Known As:
The Quincy Hotel Washington Dc
Quincy Hotel Washington Dc
Hotel Style:
#16 Business Hotel in Washington DC
#16 Family Hotel in Washington DC
#18 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
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“I enjoyed my higher floor street facing room.”
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