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Kimpton Donovan Hotel

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although we were in a group booking for 5 nights we were given a dark room at the back of the hotel. The rooms on the hotel website look amazing. However this particular room had no cocooning spiral shower & no modernist chair. Just one...More

Thank Karen H
Response from Matthew W, Manager at Kimpton Donovan HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Karen H, I am sorry you didn't enjoy your guest room due to its location, and that our front desk agent didn't work with you to address your feedback. We do offer multiple room categories where the room will differ in size and location....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect location, close to the city center. Very nice, friendly and attentive personnel. Pool on 14th floor with the great view. Wine parties, pool parties. They have also an Asian restaurant where you can order traditional breakfast.

Thank Anya S
Response from Matthew W, Manager at Kimpton Donovan HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Anya S, I'm glad you enjoyed our central location, friendly staff, and our food & beverage options. We hope to see you again soon, Matthew W

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have always been a huge fan of the Kimpton chain, having frequently stayed at one in New York. Even though we live in DC, I decided to use some IHG points (Kimpton and IHG have finally merged programs) when booking a hotel for our...More

Thank ColonelPSU
Response from Matthew W, Manager at Kimpton Donovan HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi ColonelPSU, Thanks for choosing to spend your 5 year anniversary with us. I'm pleased to note our team provided excellent service and that you found our location very central. We look forward to welcoming you back, hopefully before another year comes around. Cheers, Matthew...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I started coming here a year ago Memorial Day weekend. Happy 1 yr anniversary! I will not stay anywhere elese because the staff at the Donovan makes me feel at home. I have nothing to complain about and if I did I know they would...More

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Response from Matthew W, Manager at Kimpton Donovan HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello nicoleclark71, Glad you enjoy our central location and the service provided by Chris and the rest of the team. We look forward to welcoming you back home soon! Thanks, Matthew W

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am a frequent visitor of Kimpton hotels and this is one of my favorite in DC! My husband and I have stayed at the Donovan at least 6 times and every time our stay gets better. The rooms are so state of the art...More

Thank TooBlessed43
Response from Matthew W, Manager at Kimpton Donovan HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi TooBlessed43, I'm thrilled you enjoy our rooms and the spectacular view, but most of all the service provided by Maggie and the rest of the team. We appreciate your repeat business and look forward to welcoming you back. Cheers, Matthew W.

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Top amenities
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
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Pool
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Outdoor pool
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US$ 165 - US$ 428 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#16 Green Hotel in Washington DC
#17 Luxury Hotel in Washington DC
#24 Business Hotel in Washington DC
#35 Family Hotel in Washington DC
#41 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 165 - US$ 428 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#16 Green Hotel in Washington DC
#17 Luxury Hotel in Washington DC
#24 Business Hotel in Washington DC
#35 Family Hotel in Washington DC
#41 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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holly y
12 May 2018|
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Response from Robin v | Reviewed this property |
Hi Holly! The pool will be open in June, but you can already have drinks on the roof top. Enjoy your stay!
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pishihapoo
9 May 2018|
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Response from vacyclist27 | Reviewed this property |
It had not yet opened when we were there in mid-April. Though the Weather was nice the first two days we were there the temps dropped the day we left.
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Nikia H
5 April 2018|
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Response from Bill S | Reviewed this property |
Depends on what you want. This hotel is modern, upscale, not your usual hotel. The pool and bar is on the roof. Have not checked it out yet as it is too early in the season. Kids are welcome of course, but it is not your... More
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"Rooms facing Thomas Circle are great, just make sure you ask for a higher floor to keep down the noise."
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"Large room and quiet!"
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