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The River Inn

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   924 25th St. NW, Washington DC, DC 20037 (Foggy Bottom - GWU - West End)
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Ranked #13 of 130 hotels in Washington DC
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Northville, Michigan
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271 reviews 271 reviews
21 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Don't know what I can say the most about regarding The River Inn. The staff was amazing, very attentive to requests, helpful during our stay, and bent over backwards to help us remain in the hotel rather than having to move to another (during very busy graduation week, as it turned out) when we learned our trip was extended. Wish... More

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Omaha, Nebraska
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9 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have stayed here several times for work and cannot compliment it enough. It is a fantastic hotel in a great, quiet, convenient location in DC. It is a 2 minute walk from the Foggy Bottom metro station which has the Orange and Blue lines serving most of the main areas of DC (including the Smithsonian). Rooms have kitchen with... More

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Seattle, Washington
19 reviews 19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were only in DC for one night and the next morning, but really happy to have found this gem. We arrived in the evening to pouring down rain, but wanted to walk to the sights anyway. The staff were quick to check us in, park our car in valet parking, and offer umbrellas for us to use. The room... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We had a large very comfortable room, probably ready for some updating but clean. Very convenient for Washington sightseeing, we walked to the major monuments but Foggy Bottom metro station is nearbye. Also a pleasant walk to Georgetown with its lively evening atmosphere. Only downside to the hotel was the expensive menu, more 5star price than 3star. There is an... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Honestly could not be more pleased. Unfortunately we only found the River Inn our last night as we were just looking to add a day to our DC vacation but I sincerely wish we had found it right from the beginning! The room was very spacious and clean, and included a large flat screen tv, iPod docking station, full kitchenette... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for 3 nights last week and cannot recommend this hotel highly enough. What stars they have in their staff. Great location in Foggy Bottom - close to metro station and Georgetown area. Rooms are a good size and very clean and well appointed. Rooms come with an attached kitchenette with fridge freezer, gas hob, microwave etc. lovely touch is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I cannot say enough wonderful things about THE RIVER INN. fabulous staff....beds you never want to get out of..so comfortable...restaurant delicious....I will return often!! so great to have a kitchen in every room!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel located on tree lined street, walking distance to Metro, Whole Foods Market and GW University. Staff was excellent. Restaurant was accommodating to our late, travel weary family, and the food was delicious! Room was clean and cozy, kitchenette is dated but satisfied our needs. Don't skip this hotel when visiting DC!

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Hillerod, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I choose this hotel after i researched it on tripadvisor and I was't dissapointed. The location is very peaceful and quiet and the metro station Foggy Bottom is only 3 min walking away so it's very close to downtoen D.C. The room myabe could use a helpful hand some places but all in all it was very nice. The best... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our stay at The River Inn. It is well placed in Foggy Bottom, close to George Washington University. Handy to subway, and all key attractions. Also close to the restaurant areas of Georgetown. It is not a new high rise hotel, but well refurbished. The very friendly and efficient staff were a pleasure to deal with.

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Address: 924 25th St. NW, Washington DC, DC 20037
Location: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Foggy Bottom - GWU - West End , Upper Northwest
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The River Inn 3.5*
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