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Helix, a Kimpton Hotel

3.5 of 5 1430 Rhode Island Ave. NW, Washington DC, DC 20005
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Charming place very helpful staff but it would appear that the cleaning staff thinks its ok to just help themselves to to cash lying around. It is a very nice location. The bar is very comfortable. Watch you money. Watch your money. Watch your money. Watch your money. Watch your money.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Every Kimpton hotel amazes me with how they offer incredible value in expensive, convenient locations, with there's no skimping on service or decor or ambience. Hotel Helix is a cool, modern hotel with a lounge restaurant downstairs that has a full menu and a great happy hour. It's located right off the popular 16th Street (half a block away), which... More 

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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed with our 2 teenage kids in one of the king bed rooms with twin bunks ... i think this may have been the most comfortable single room for our family that we have ever stayed in. The bunk bed alcove for the kids had it's own tv, and our king bed was comfy. We were only staying one night... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Even though there are several Kimpton hotels in just a few block radius of the Helix, we never stray. We have come to know the staff at this location, and their friendliness never fades. I can honestly say that I will probably never visit all of the locations in the DC area. I would love to see the properties, and... More 

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Lewes, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely top notch staff. Everyone was so friendly, from the valet to the hotel manager. Felt like royalty as we were passing through. Very clean, colorful suites. Clean, roomy bathrooms. Great minibar selection. Awesome complimentary beer and wine happy hour from 5 - 6 in lounge. Will definitely be returning on my next trip to DC. Very impressed.

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Millsboro, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

my boyfriend and I stayed at the HELIX December 16, we were greated by a wonderful young women whom helped us check in quickly making sure we had all the information we needed. We were then greated by the valet who helped us remove our bags and take them inside. After ariving to our room we were completly blow away.... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I live in MD, so not too far from DC but we were going to a concert at the beginning of December and we decided to look for a hotel to stay the night. We found Helix through a Travelzoo deal and paid $100 for that night (it was a Thursday night). The reviews were good and... More 

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Bellefonte, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently stayed here and had a great experience. If you aren't part of Kimpton rewards, you should be as they have some of the best customer service in hotel management and you get perks like free wifi, etc as a member. I had previously stayed several times at the Hotel Palomar, another Kimpton hotel, a few blocks away and... More 

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at the Helix this last weekend and had an overwhelmingly positive experience. Rooms were a good size, clean, and functional, as well as being decorated with panache rather than being just another corporate dorm. The bar was very good, with a reasonable beer selection, and good service. Everything about our stay here was handled efficiently and with the minimum... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the decor in the room. Spacious, comfortable, funky. Did not feel like any ordinary hotel. Staff friendly and helpful. Great location. Room was quiet, too. Price was more than reasonable. Not a lot of extra amenties,but that's okay. Lots of shopping and stuff to do down the street. I was here for a business conference, but I plan to... More 

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Address: 1430 Rhode Island Ave. NW, Washington DC, DC 20005
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Location: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Logan Circle/ Shaw
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Helix, a Kimpton Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 178
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Also Known As:
Kimpton Washington Dc
Hotel Style:
#7 Green Hotel in Washington DC
#47 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
#57 Business Hotel in Washington DC
#69 Family Hotel in Washington DC

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