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Channel Inn Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   650 Water St SW, Washington DC, DC 20024-2422
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Ranked #105 of 130 hotels in Washington DC
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Lexington, Kentucky
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41 reviews 41 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel's location is pretty good, being right by the Potomac, but it's in an area where many things are being redone, and many buildings (including this one) are going to be torn down soon. The employee I met was fairly new, and wasn't very informative about what to do in D.C. The rooms are pretty spacious, and I was... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Location is great - only 1 mile from Tidal Basin; price was reasonable; parking was free for guests. On the downside, everything inside the hotel was very outdated, the front desk clerk had a hard time grasping what was going on - kept confusing my name with my friend's, couldn't read my name on his guest list even though I... More

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Hickory, North Carolina, United States
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We did not stay in a river view room, so what we got was a dated, worn room with a tiny1980's version television. There are virtually no amenities, though wifi was functional. The hotel is on the verge of being razed to clear the way for a modern wharf so the restaurant was closed and service was virtually nonexistent. Having... More

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Hrusice, Czech
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What to can expect from the 2 stars hotel in the capitol of US? A lot!!! Nice old fashionec classic lobby with restaurant and bar, spacious rooms, great view from the balcony over the yacht port. Maybe ve were more lucky than Ken or Barbara, but our room was clean, well smelling, on twi queen size beds a choice of... More

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Anderson, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this place is a toilet of a hotel the carpets have pee staines in the elevadors the rooms stink the beds sink to the floor when you sit on them there was hair in the bathroom sink. my wife and i reserved aroom for week we taveled from ca. reserved thidy days in advance and payed. when we got there... More

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Morehead City, NC
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106 reviews 106 reviews
11 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is reasonably priced and the location is great but do not expect luxury. Days Inn or lower in quality. The bed is like a rock along with the horrible pancake hard pillows. I had to go out a buy a pillow to be able to sleep. The bedspread is ancient and worn, the bedskirt is stained and matches... More

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Naperville, Illinois
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26 reviews 26 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed there with friends for a week end, and we loved it. Curtain, furnitures and wallpaper are old-fashioned, but the location is very nice. Next to the topomac river, really close to a kind of fish market, 40 minutes walking to the white house and many memorial and museum. The air conditioner is quite noisy and if you turn... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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62 reviews 62 reviews
7 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

At the Channel Inn everything works fine, is clean, functional and has lovely river views. It's just that it's fading out. In fact, the future of the hotel seems to be very much in question as the marina is embarking on a major renovation and upgrade. We went for a family reunion at a houseboat on the Potomac, so the... More

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Bangalore, India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Surely you can avoid this hotel, very old rooms and need maintaince. Staff is not friendly at all they talk rudely. Front reception given us a already occupied room. Then we two guest has to go to the reception and solve it, they did not bother to come up and talk. Restaurant is of poor quality. only thing i liked... More

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Also Known As:
Channel Hotel
Channel Hotel Washington Dc
Channel Inn
Address: 650 Water St SW, Washington DC, DC 20024-2422
Location: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC
Bar / Lounge Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#105 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
#105 Luxury Hotel in Washington DC
#105 Best Value Hotel in Washington DC
#105 Green Hotel in Washington DC
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Channel Inn Hotel 2*
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