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American Guest House

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2005 Columbia Rd NW, Washington DC, DC 20009 (Dupont Circle)
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American Guest House
Ranked #11 of 49 Washington DC B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Baltimore, Maryland
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was in town for a 3-day conference at the Washington Hilton, located right around the corner from the American Guest House. I chose the American Guest House not only because it was much less pricey than the conference hotel, I also figured I would probably receive better breakfast and more personal service. My experience was mixed. I stayed in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I greatly enjoyed sating at the American Guesthouse these last 4 nights. I turned in my keys this morning and am heading home. Such a contrast to the busy hotels I usually stay in when in town. Staff are all very pleasant, Kevin does an excellent breakfast, & I enjoyed chatting with the other guests over breakfast. And by excellent,... More

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Auburn, Alabama
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I spent two nights at the AGH. This was our first time trying a B&B. Our stay was fantastic and we will certainly stay here again when visiting the DC area. The room was clean and comfortable. Kevin did a wonderful job each morning on breakfast. We really enjoyed eating with the other guest. The location is... More

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Burbank, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We stayed again this summer at American Guest house and again found the rooms clean, comfortable and cosy, the breakfast delish and the staff accomodating and friendly. Washington DC is such a wonderful place to visit but so hectic, and this beautiful bed and breakfast takes one away from noise and bustle, while close to transportation and several wonderful restaurants... More

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Hoedspruit
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

My husband and I spent a night in this lovely B & B on a business trip to DC. The staff were warm and welcoming - especially Kevin, the chef - and breakfast with the other guests was homely and charming.

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Opelika, Alabama
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

My husband and I recently stayed at the AGH and we were very pleased. Rooms were clean and comfortable. Kevin the Chef was AMAZING. We had his special lemon ricotta pancakes and French toast. DELISH. I would highly recommend staying here. It was quiet and close to transportation with the metro bus stopping right in front of the property.

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Busselton, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

I enjoyed my recent stay at the Guest House. Its amenities, closeness to transport and restaurants and friendly service provided by the staff all contributed to making my visit to Washington so enjoyable . Meeting other guests at breakfast was nice and I really appreciated the take out breakfasts provided for my early starts. I'd certainly recommend the Guest House... More

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

American Guest House was just perfect for my family's short stay in DC. We had three rooms on the second floor. Grandma was very happy and could easily do the stairs. She loved the historical aspect of the building and her room was nice and cool even though it was hot and muggy when we visited. Teenager had his own... More

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Gurgaon, India
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

I stayed here in May 2014 for 3 nights - with spring in DC, the hotel was the perfect stop for my first time visit. I booked directly through the hotel website and Lucia was extremely helpful and very prompt at responding to my multiple emails :-) She's great at sending all possible information ahead of your stay and that... More

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fiji
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014 via mobile

I made a last minute booking to stay here & it was a great experience, even though it was only for one night. I would have stayed longer if it was available. Room was clean,breakfast was lovely & I was able to store my luggage after I checked out the next day. Free WiFi and being able to print my... More

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Address: 2005 Columbia Rd NW, Washington DC, DC 20009
Location: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Dupont Circle , Upper Northwest
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
American Guest House b&b
American Guest House Hotel Washington Dc

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Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
American Guest House is a 12 en suite Washington DC Bed and Breakfast Inn located in a historic 1898 Venetian Gothic building near the Washington Hilton Hotel and 10 minutes walk to Dupont Circle Metro. This Washington DC Inn is within a 10 to 15 minute walk to Wardman Park and Omni Shoreham Hotels. We are located near Dupont Circle in the historic Kalorama Triangle 1 mile northwest of the White House(about 25 minutes by foot)and about 2 miles from the Smithsonian Museums and Monuments. This DC B&B is located in an upscale, safe and beautiful neighborhood. Great area to stroll around and enjoy the beautiful old mansions. Within walking distance you'll also find several of Washington DC's best restaurants, as well as the Phillips Art Gallery, Embassy Row, specialty shops, and even Rock Creek Park with its beautiful cycling and hiking trails. Culture is plentiful in DC with its majestic theaters, shows, ethnically diverse dining options, and local resident hang outs. You will not only stay in a prime area of Washington, DC, but you will also be served the best breakfast in town and will be helped by the friendliest people around. Come and see for yourself - you will be glad you did. ... more   less 
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