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Embassy Circle Guest House

2224 R Street, NW, Washington DC, DC 20008 (Upper Northwest)
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Ranked #2 of 49 Washington DC B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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Chestertown, Maryland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed for two nights. Everyone we dealt with was warm and friendly and professional. Laura and Raymond were so friendly and helpful. Our accommodations were excellent. We were able to easily access the city and enjoy a quiet retreat afterwards. Thank you to the whole Embassy Circle staff for a great time.

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Boulder, Colorado, United States
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you Laura and Raymond for allowing us to stay in your beautiful home in the heart of DC. Whether we were relaxing with our family and new friends in the living areas of your home (drinking good wine and snacking) or seeking the quiet and private luxury of our rooms, this was in every way a perfect stay. Laura,... More

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Cheltenham
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first trip to Washington and we enjoyed it immensely in no small part because of our wonderful stay at Embassy Circle. You've already, no doubt, read all the other wonderful reviews re the rooms, breakfasts, wine, company.... We can only endorse this and attest to the warmth, kindness and knowledge of Laura and Raymond and their staff.... More

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La Jolla, CA
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3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a lovely stay at the Embassy Circle! Laura and Raymond, the owners, were warm and welcoming. We loved hearing about Raymond's inspiring life story. The breakfasts were excellent, with a different hot entrée every morning, and the wine, cheese, and conversation in the evenings were very enjoyable. The hosts are very knowledgeable about DC, and were happy to... More

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Cincinnati Ohio
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36 reviews 36 reviews
28 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We stayed for two nights over last week-end. The house is beautiful and the hosts were amazing. Laura and Raymond treated us like friends. They did everything to make us comfortable. The other guests were so interesting, we stayed up late discussing many topics. I enjoyed reading the story of Raymond's life journey. We stayed in room 111 on the... More

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Erie, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 via mobile

This was our 1st stay at the Embassy Circle Guest House and it won't be the last! The house is wonderful, the location is convenient, and breakfast delicious but the real find is Laura and Raymond. They are warm and gracious hosts that create the personality of the Embassy Circle Guest House and made our stay a wonderful experience.

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Dubai
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We arrived as happy hour was starting and that set the tone for our stay. Laura and Raymond are the consummate hosts. Their passion for their guests really comes through. They wanted to make sure that you were enjoying your stay and were there for whatever you needed. They had great suggestions about places to go and when to go.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

My adult daughter and I just had the pleasure of staying at Embassy Circle Guest House for eight days during our trip to D.C. Laura and Raymond and their staff truly make this beautiful former embassy a delight. We stayed during Washington's heat wave and Embassy Circle was a cool, welcoming, and quiet sanctuary in beautiful and SAFE Embassy Row.... More

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Dahlonega, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I love B&B's and have been fortunate to visit many in the US and abroad, this has to be on the top of my list. Our hosts Laura and Raymond have restored a beautiful home which is a wonderful sight to behold. They are a delightful couple that has a great staff backing them up. The Embassy Circle Guest House... More

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New Albany
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014 via mobile

We have stayed at many B&Bs over the years and the Embassy Circle with hosts Laura and Raymond is the best. The location is both convenient for touring/business and shopping/dining; the house is beautifully renovated and the rooms are very comfortable; they take care of your parking; and the list goes on and on. Its hard to imagine a better... More

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Address: 2224 R Street, NW, Washington DC, DC 20008
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Location: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Upper Northwest
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
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Visit our historic and elegant Washington DC bed and breakfast, steps to the metro, shops & dining in Dupont Circle. Enjoy complimentary breakfast, afternoon wine & snacks, parking & internet access at our Dupont Circle inn. Our Washington DC B&B is centrally located with easy access to the famed monuments and sights of our Nation’s Capital. If you are looking for the perfect bed and breakfast in DC, look no further than Embassy Circle! ... more   less 
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