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American Guest House

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2.0 of 5
2005 Columbia Rd NW, Washington DC, DC 20009
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is so beautiful I booked my room several months in advance for my anniversary and had such a great time in dc. The breakfast was so amazing. the room was on the top floor but it was well worth it. If I am ever in dc again I am definitely staying here.

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Orlando, Florida
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great location. 1.5 miles from The Whitehouse and short walk to Dupont Circle. The metro bus stop is 200ft from the front door. The breakfast were wonderful. From omlets to belgian waffles it was delicious. Make sure to try Kevin's homemade granola. The room was very clean and comfortable. My wife thought it needed a mirror since she had to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed in American Guest House in March and loved the experience. The building reminded me of my stays in London. The food was excellent and staff were lovely. The location was fine aswell. Close to The White House and Washington Monument. I recommend if travelling to DC

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AmericanGuestHouse, Public Relations Manager at American Guest House, responded to this review

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. We deeply enjoyed getting to know you and Max. It was a pleasure to see you enjoy yourself at our breakfast table and interact with our eclectic range of guests from around the world. Your charismatic personality was such fun. Please come visit us again soon and tell Paula... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chef Kevin makes the best breakfast in town. Everyday a different speciality: blueberry pancakes, delicious omelettes, cinnamon roles.... The atmosphere round the large group dining table is always jolly, and Kevin is always there in the adjoining kitchen throwing in a bon mot, or some more delicious nibbles. Staying at the American Guest House is one of life's great pleasures.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a lovely old home, but apart from breakfast, disappointing. The good - location is pretty good, but not really walking distance to much. The breakfast is good with a chef who is committed. The bad - we expect a B&B has a degree of personal touch - we experienced none. The rooms are ok, but tired & many things... More 

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AmericanGuestHouse, Guest Relations Manager at American Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of your recent stay at our DC Inn. Your feedback is extremely valuable to us, as we strive to improve with each and every stay. I greatly appreciate your comments about aspects of the old house. We truly apologize that we did not meet your expectations. We wish we could please all of our guests... More 

San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I spent a lovely weekend in DC, staying at the American Guest House. Firstly, the location is great, a 5-10 minute walk to Dupont Circle Metro station so roughly 15 minutes door-to-door to the National Mall/Capitol which we took advantage of each day we were there ($2.75 each way). The B&B itself serves a delicious breakfast, including... More 

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AmericanGuestHouse, Manager at American Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your wonderful review and taking the time to write one for us! We are glad you not only got to appreciate the Bed & Breakfast but also the benefits of the area which hopefully aided in having a good first visit to DC. You are always welcome and we hope that if you ever decide... More 

Annapolis, Maryland
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107 reviews 107 reviews
16 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Several friends with a convention at the neighboring Hilton also stayed here for 3 days. The location is excellent and an easy walk to the hotel. The bedrooms are clean and well kept. The neighborhood felt very safe even later at night. The hot gourmet breakfast was delightful with sides of granola, and fruit. A must stay at least once... More 

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Hendersonville, North Carolina, United States
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the first time we stayed at a B&B and loved the experience. The American Guest House was so convenient for us. Our room was comfortable and nicely decorated. Very clean and had everything you could want or need for your stay including a small refrigerator in the room. The breakfasts were delicious and very plentiful. The staff could... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2 nights, after reading the reviews on here I was happy with my choice. My husband over payed the lady at checkin and she immediately came to our room with the overpayment. Jet lagged we were awake at 04.30am, we came downstairs to free tea and coffee sat in the front room , just chatting in our... More 

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AmericanGuestHouse, Manager at American Guest House, responded to this review

We so enjoyed having you and your friends. We are glad you enjoyed our homemade cookies--it takes the rainy weather off a bit! Happy travels and come visit your friends at American Guest House soon! More 

Burkeville, Virginia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

American Quest House is such a beautiful Bed & Breakfast & a great place to stay when in Washington DC. The house has such a beautiful but relaxing decor. Extremely clean and fresh. The breakfasts are wonderful and well done. The staff as well as well as the lovely owner of American Quest House are incredibly gracious and warm. Being... More 

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AmericanGuestHouse, Public Relations Manager at American Guest House, responded to this review

We enjoyed having you and your husband. American Guest House strives to offer the highest quality in bed and breakfast accommodation, and we so enjoyed to have you as our guests on Valentines weekend. Please come back and see us soon. Bring Buzzy! More 

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