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Rouge, a Kimpton Hotel

3.5 of 5 1315 16th St. NW, Washington DC, DC 20036
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  • Cleanliness
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Rego Park, New York
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81 reviews 81 reviews
20 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was my first time at this hotel and 3rd or 4th Kimpton stay overall. The staff are very polite and attentive, they have bikes, a fun mini-bar and great list of things you forgot to bring with you that they will give you for free. Wifi is free with your free in-touch loyalty club membership. Did I mention the... More 

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Kent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a great hotel beautiful rooms and very helpful front desk staff highly recommend A 10 min walk to the White House. So quite central. Umbrellas and yoga mat in room My favourite membrane of staff was Laura

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San Francisco, California
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79 reviews 79 reviews
27 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Traveling to Washington at least one week per month, I have plenty of options from which to select. Repeatedly, I am finding myself drawn back to the Hotel Rogue due to its value, kitschy-ness, and consistent experience. The rooms are always clean and the staff courteous and professional (particularly Cameron and Laura at the fron desk, and the bar staff).... More 

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Sittingbourne, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Have just come back from a break in new york and washington, in new york the hotel was not so good but in washington was amazing. I travelled with my boyfriend and my mum and on arrival everyone was so friendly, especially on the reception desk Laura who my mother absolutely loved. We spend the first evening having a quiet... More 

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Philadelphia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

When I'm traveling on business, I always choose Kimpton if I can. I love their pet friendly philosophy, plus their quirky, fun decor. This trip to Hotel Rouge was outstanding! The staff (especially Abdul and Tina) helped me by walking my dog while I was in meetings. The room was huge and comfortable. The $1 breakfast was lovely. The location... More 

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Gladstone, Missouri
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32 reviews 32 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent 4 nights at the Hotel Rouge. Very friendly staff, good central location to explore from. What I liked the most was the hotel welcomes K-9's. We did not travel with our dog's but really like the option. Several guests had their pooches traveling with them, and it did not bother us one iota. Great Option. The rooms were clean... More 

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Jennifer H, General Manager at Rouge, a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

HI Gary B! Thank you so much for taking the time to provide your feedback regarding your recent stay with the Rouge- A Kimpton Hotel. It truly was our pleasure to have you as our guest, and look forward to welcoming your furry friend(s) the next time that you visit Washington, D.C.! More 

Baltimore, Maryland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed two nights in January in room 207 Blush. Loved the hotel entrance with several Greek nudes lining the curb and chic brown leather doors that open to a sexy red lobby. Check in was quick and easy with Kevin, who informed me of all the peels of being a Karma member. Suggest to sign up as a Karma member... More 

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Jennifer H, General Manager at Rouge, a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with us here at the Rouge- A Kimpton Hotel! Your kind words about our team and hotel are truly inspiring, and let us know that we delivered on our promise of style, spirit and delight throughout your visit. We hope to see you again the next time you're... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

They aren't the cheapest, but the Rouge is one of the best hotel experiences. The staff is genuinely friendley, courteous, and very good. The hotel rooms are very nice and extremely clean. I have stayed here a number of times and it has been a great experience each time. In fact, it is the only place I'll stay in DC... More 

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Jennifer H, General Manager at Rouge, a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Stan A! Thank you so much for taking the time to provide your feedback regarding your recent stay with the Rouge- A Kimpton Hotel. It truly was our pleasure to have you as our guest, and your kind words about our hotel and team are so much appreciated! To hear that we delivered on our promise of style, spirit... More 

Adelaide, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Funky and fun (not to be mistaken with high-end) but we still enjoyed our 5 days. Was much further from most attractions then we'd anticipated, but was a quick 3-block walk to Whole Foods and the fantastic and affordable eatery, The Commissary. The downside? We had only intermittent TV access for about 3 days. Our room overlooked a parking lot... More 

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Jennifer H, General Manager at Rouge, a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your experience with the Rouge- A Kimpton Hotel. It truly was our pleasure to have you as our guest, and we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed most of your experience! We are always looking for ways to enhance our products and services, and appreciate your candor regarding... More 

West Hempstead, New York
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location, large comfortable rooms, free wi-fi and mini-bar credit, accommodating and welcoming staff -- what else could one ask for? I've stayed here many times and it's my first choice for reservations.

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Jennifer H, General Manager at Rouge, a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your feedback regarding your recent stay with the Rouge- A Kimpton Hotel! It truly was our pleasure to have you as our guest, and we are delighted to hear that you had a great experience. Hope to see you when your travels next bring you to Washington, D.C.! More 

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Address: 1315 16th St. NW, Washington DC, DC 20036
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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 — Rouge, a Kimpton Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 137
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Also Known As:
Kimpton Washington Dc
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Washington DC
#29 Business Hotel in Washington DC
#41 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
#42 Family Hotel in Washington DC

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