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The Embassy Inn

2.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   1627 16th St. NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-3063 (Dupont Circle)
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Ranked #38 of 49 Washington DC B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 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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Rome, Italy
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The only good thing is the position, close to the city centre. The breakfast is poor and in a non comfortable place. Most rooms are underground. Prices are not that cheap. The furniture in the room was not that new, rather spoiled. The wifi was not working very well.

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46 reviews 46 reviews
9 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

the room is small and has no fridge. the staff is personable and helpful. the bathroom is updated and clean. we had a king sized bed and the a/c was much appreciated. water and ice in the lobby and free wifi was available. i like the old buildings and the neighborhood. cafes are a couple of blocks away.

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Palo Alto, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

There were roaches in the room!! When I told the guy about it he went to the room that I was suppose to stay in and killed them. I refused to stay there and wanted a refund. He did not want to give me a refund because he had offered me another room in the SAME building. This place is... More

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37 reviews 37 reviews
14 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

You can see how this might have between charming once, but it's like an aging beauty queen. Marble stairs to the front desk are hidden by a worn and stained carpet. Old paintings of DC hang above walls scuffed by luggage nobody has bothered to clean. Signs of finesse are there, but masked by age. The rooms are super snug,... More

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New Delhi, India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

We stayed in this hotel for 2 nights. room was very small. toilets found clean though very small. Hotel is situated near Metro station. and the location is also great. reception staff was just OK. not of much help.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I totally enjoyed my stay when I was there, the room for 2 people was the best paid accommodation I had, as I totally loved the beds & tv that were in the bedroom. If I ever go to Washington DC again, I will be staying there again

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New York City, New York
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

It really was a nice quiet hotel, we stayed in RM 406. Obviously the room was small but it wasn't bad and the staff was nic. The greatest thing about this hotel was location, you can see the White House and Washington Monument from the hotel, we actually walked there on the first day. Georgetown is also close, to go... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

We had a reservation for a room with a queen bed. We came around 6pm to check in. Clerk at desk confirmed that we were in the system but would not let us check in. At first said room was not ready, we said we will wait in lobby since we wanted to check in and be sure we had... More

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Ventnor, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

The staff at this hotel were so helpful and charming. Nothing was too much trouble. The hotel was convenient, if a little walk from the metro and the Big Bus stop (only yellow route so you had to go a while before you could change onto another route). Restaurants were near, so was the whole food shop, doctors and pharmacy.... More

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Address: 1627 16th St. NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-3063
Location: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Dupont Circle , Upper Northwest
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — The Embassy Inn 2*
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