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The Embassy Inn

1627 16th St. NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-3063
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Rooms are clean and tidy. Less than full score because of very slow/ not working WiFi and the very expensive recommendation of a parking garage. We found another garage for two nights about half the price.

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1 Thank Stefan S
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015 via mobile

The room was very clean and confortable, not big. The hotel has a good location. There was a bad smell coming trough the sink and the walls were too thin, if you have noisy neighbors it can be a problem. There is no breakfast. It is fair if you want to save money but won't expect too much.

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2 Thank cintia l
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015 via mobile

There are many bad reviews here but his little hotel worked well for us October 7 - 12, 2015. The people at the front desk were always friendly and helpful. We had a no-hassle check in. We didn't have a car so there were no issues with parking. The hotel is just a few blocks to several nice restaurants. We... More 

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2 Thank Loren A
Miami Beach, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

Very seedy. Filthy carpet throughout. Dirty dishes in the breakfast room. Ice Maker was not working and apparently had not worked for weeks. Shower head and faucets not working properly. Smallest hotel room I've ever stayed in. No closet.

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1 Thank readytogo111
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015 via mobile

Located in an old building on 16th street, this hotel offers very good value in comparison to the average hotel room cost in DC. The rooms are small, and the hotel has few amenities, but all the basics are there and the location is great. 2 blocks from 14th street with all its restaurants, a Safeway just a block away... More 

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1 Thank Marcel S
London U.K.
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

Having seen some of the reviews after booking we were unprepared for just how horrible the room we were given was. It owed more to a prison cell, small, dark and furniture that looked as if it had come from a flea market, we've thrown out better. The wiring was dreadful with one point actually hanging off the wall and... More 

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1 Thank Vansmith
Plymouth, Minnesota
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

Out of date - tiny and cramped. Close to things, for sure; and I liked the neighborhood, but slept with one eye open. Zero amenities. Free breakfast advertised on web-site, but now costs $5.00. Came into town late, and checking in process took forever, with a lot of paperwork to sign. If you simply need a place to sleep for... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

less than a mile walk from the nearest WMATA station (Dupont Circle). very close to embassies, fast food and restaurants. if you are frugal traveller, this hotel is the best for you. while most of the popular DC hotels will cost you more, this little known secret hotel in DC will offer you so much more

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights and hotel was just what I needed. It wasn't up-to-date with all the mod-cons but it was great as a base - I was out all the time except from when I slept. It's located in what seems to be a leafy suburb but only a 5-10 min drive from central station and the White... More 

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Miami, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

it is a very small hotel, comfortable rooms in a great location, it is a place to sleep after a journey in Washington, but it is not a hotel to stay and enjoy the amenities. In the Dupont circle area, it is a beautiful area, you can find some nice restaurants around. For the expensive prices of DC hotels, this... More 

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