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Palomar Washington DC, a Kimpton Hotel

4.0 of 5 2121 P Street NW, Washington DC, DC 20037
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Seattle
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I have stayed here twice now and have always felt that the extra touches of the kimpton brand help differentiate the properties and make the trip more comfortable. Only thing of note would be that ice machines aren't on each floor, so don't spend too much time walking around looking for one before checking the next floor

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Glenrothes, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Sorry for this late review. Stayed here in September for 5 nights. A lovely hotel with comfortable bedrooms. A bonus was the free wine get-together in the early evening. A nice way to to meet your fellow travellers. The reason I have marked it as 4 instead of 5 was the lack of coffee in the rooms or in the... More

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New York, NY
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71 hotel reviews
178 helpful votes 178 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed at lots of Palomar Hotels, including Los Angeles (twice) and Philadelphia. In Washington, we had a car and a pet, which limited our choices to apartment type hotels such as the Carlyle Suites. Unfortunately, the Carlyle website was not working when I went to make a reservation, so we stayed for three days at the Palomar. The... More

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Lbmoss, General Manager at Palomar Washington DC, a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, annbury! Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review of your recent stay here at the Palomar. I'm so glad we were able to host you (and your pet!) on your recent trip to DC, but am terribly sorry for the mishaps with the heater while you were here. I can assure you that is... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I wish I had styled somewhere else. It seems like an old building with some superficial updates. The shower has very low pressure, the temperature is difficult to control. It's one of the worst I've experienced anywhere. The light switches are very poorly placed. The switch in the entry turns on the light in the entry. One then has to... More

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Lbmoss, General Manager at Palomar Washington DC, a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear msbutcher, I'm so sorry to hear that your stay with us was not an entirely pleasant one. I can completely understand the frustration of a less than comfortable shower, and promise you that I'm having our engineering team look into the issues that you experienced. If you give us another shot (which I really hope you do!), request a... More

Michigan
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39 reviews 39 reviews
16 hotel reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our room ( a double Queen) was very large and beautifully equipped. Beds abnd comforters were great. The staff from checkin to check out was (including the doorman) was charming, friendly and very helpful. I would stay here again without question, but would not eat in the Urbana dining room....see my review elsewhere for that. The food was good, but... More

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Lbmoss, General Manager at Palomar Washington DC, a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Hi, Dodyv! Thank you for taking the time to post a review on your recent visit to the Palomar. I'm thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that our staff was engaged and charming! I'm sorry that your Urbana experience wasn't totally enjoyable, and I can promise you we're getting the air temperature concerns addressed and rectified -... More

Oslo, Norway
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40 reviews 40 reviews
17 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is located one block off Dupont Circle in the heart of NW Washington, D.C. The location is a few minutes from the Metro and within walking distance from much of city centre. Rooms re spacious and the desk layout is made for business travellers. Beds are comfortable. My chief complaint is that shaving mirrors in the bathrooms are... More

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Lbmoss, General Manager at Palomar Washington DC, a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, Oystein N! Thanks so much for your great review of the Palomar! We certainly enjoyed having you here, and are so glad to hear that the location was convenient! I'll see what we can do about making the shaving mirrors a little more accessible! We certainly hope that you'll think of us on your next trip to DC. Take... More

Denver, Colorado
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In my opinion, the Palomar Hotel in Washington, D.C., needs serious work on its customer service. I arrived on a Saturday night and left on a Saturday morning after two nights stay. Both mornings I was woken up by a loud screeching noise that sounded like it was coming from above my room. The first morning, the noise occurred shortly... More

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Lbmoss, General Manager at Palomar Washington DC, a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear PeriodicBizTravel, Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review about your recent stay at the Palomar DC. I'm terribly sorry to hear that our service was anything less than stellar, and can assure you that's not the norm for us. I have spoken with our restaurant's overnight cleaning crew about their methods to ensure there is... More

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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58 reviews 58 reviews
14 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My favorite part of this hotel was the size of our suite. For a city hotel, a suite this size is a rarity. I recommend splurging on one here! I also really enjoyed the deep tub with jets. The staff was very friendly, efficient, and had great recommendations; for example, when we arrived around 10 pm on a weeknight (as... More

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Lbmoss, General Manager at Palomar Washington DC, a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Hi, Nicole R! Thank you so much for your fantastic review of our hotel! We're so glad you enjoyed staying here as much as we enjoyed having you. We really do have a great team, and I'm so happy they were able to help with recommendations and directions! We can't wait to see you on your next trip to DC!... More

Brooklyn, NY
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We used to love this place, but a recent stay left us disappointed. Both the service and the decor seem to have gone downhill. There was a mixup with a gift that was supposed to be delivered to our room, which we never received because we had the do not disturb sign on. No note under the door making us... More

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Lbmoss, General Manager at Palomar Washington DC, a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Cavafan, I am so so sorry to hear about your less than stellar stay here, recently. You're absolutely right - a honeymoon only happens once, and I feel terrible we dropped the ball on making sure you knew about the gift. I hate that this stay didn't feel like a usual Kimpton stay, and am going to work on... More

Raleigh, North Carolina
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123 reviews 123 reviews
14 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is my second stay at the Palomar and it did not disappoint. First - Location location location! I would recommend to anyone to stay in the Dupont Circle area in DC. The Palomar is a modern, attractive hotel with friendly staff and great amenities. It also happens to be reasonably priced, at least by DC standards. Tip: Join the... More

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Lbmoss, General Manager at Palomar Washington DC, a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks, Noahandallison, for the awesome review! We're so glad you've loved your stays at the Palomar! We have to agree that we're in a great location - easy to get pretty much anywhere from here. We love that you're Karma members, and hope that we'll see you back here soon to continue raiding that minibar! Best, Lily More

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Address: 2121 P Street NW, Washington DC, DC 20037
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Location: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Dupont Circle
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Palomar Washington DC, a Kimpton Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 335
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