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1739 N St. NW, Washington DC, DC 20036 (Dupont Circle)
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Tabard Inn
Ranked #97 of 130 hotels in Washington DC
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Birmingham, Michigan
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very old historic little gem. This is just the kind of place I like, an experience. The cons were no elevator, the bathroom was a claw foot tub and the floor got really wet. I was a bit worried about falling and hitting my head. Servers were friendly and tried to be helpful if they could be, but no official... More

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Medina
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43 reviews 43 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here as part of a wedding, and what a fun, unique place! Staff was very friendly and attentive, the included breakfast was perfect. We stayed in a mid-range room, and it was very spacious - only downfall was the poorly lit bathroom which made shaving and/or make-up a challenge. (Others in our party were disappointed there were no TVs... More

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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an old set of row houses turned into a hotel. The rooms are all very different ranging in ones with sitting areas, others that are literally the size of the bed, and others that have communal bathrooms. Everywhere there is art. It is almost like an eclectic art museum with everything from a manikin in a tub to... More

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Lewisville, TX
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This review is a little late. We stayed there at the beginning of February for our son's wedding. The hotel is in a great location - right off of Dupont Circle, so it is very close to the metro station and easy walking distance to restaurants. The hotel has a sense of history, and therefore has its little quirks. Every... More

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Macon, Georgia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Great atmosphere and patio, but sparrows are flying Everywhere, on the tables, picking at napkins. Maybe cute for some but repulsive to others....French toasts were very good but I ordered a smoked salmon and goat cheese omelet and it was blend. I am not a big fan of salt but that had absolutely no flavor. The goat cheese tasted spoiled... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Well it look quaint on the internet, but the cleanliness leaves a lot to be desired. We were there for a number of days and complained about roaches in the bathroom twice. Little did I know until I was home that I was informed that the living area was also a problem. Many times the room was not dusted and... More

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8 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014 via mobile

Older hotel that has a real sense of history. We stayed in room with a shared bathroom. It was clean, comfortable and good value and we would recommend this hotel. We also ate at the restaurant as well and it is a little expensive it is worth it.

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Glasgow
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121 reviews 121 reviews
45 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

This is a great hotel with fab food and wine. End of. The rooms are in the french countryside style circa 1900 but with all mod cons EXCEPT Tv and mini bar. Frankly i have no need for either. I drink in the bar and get news and entrainment on my wifi enabled device. I'm sure I could cook up... More

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Bruges, Belgium
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

We stayed 7 nights at the Tabard Inn based on other reviews on Trip Advisor. We were not disappointed. Remember that this Inn is located in 3 townhouses which have been connected and restored. The antique furnishing, wooden floors in the rooms and decor take you back in time. There is wifi in the Inn but not a television in... More

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beijing
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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014 via mobile

I've stayed four times at the Tabard and have been glad I did every time. The place is a gem - fabulous location, rooms at a range of price points that are all good choices, and mainly it's just the atmosphere that wins me over - the old wood-paneled lounge with a wood fire going every night (in the cold... More

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Address: 1739 N St. NW, Washington DC, DC 20036
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Location: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Dupont Circle
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Washington DC
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Tucked away on quiet side street only five blocks from the White House and steps away from Dupont Circle, Tabard Inn is an old and charming hotel for anyone seeking a European-style oasis on American soil. Our eclectic yet refined atmosphere is the perfect compliment to our award-winning restaurant and bar, weekend jazz sessions, and beautiful, intimate special events. ... more   less 
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