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Donovan House - A Kimpton Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1155 14th Street, N.W., Washington DC, DC 20005 (Downtown / Chinatown)
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Ranked #51 of 130 hotels in Washington DC
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

In the week we spent at the hotel . We had to return to reception three times to ask for our room to be made up.out of six night stay that was 50% . Failure ! Not good. Then to top it all on returning home I find that they had taken the cost of the room out of my... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

DC has a hidden gym, gem... Great location super Agents aka staff. Fun visit make great by Kareem Had a room facing Thomas Circle saw Marine One fly by while at the roof top pool. Some of the best Asian food ever. Taking the free bikes added to the sight seeing. Can't go wrong with this property

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

On the whole - avery nice hotel. A 4* by European standards. We got upgraded to a suite on arrival which was nice. My only criticism was the lack of power in the shower. A special mention to Keeram on the front-desk - super helpful and nothing was ever too much trouble. Would definiotely stay here again as location was... More

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Toronto, Ontario
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We really enjoyed our stay, the location was great, walking distance from everything. The happy hour (free wine) was a nice unique touch, but it got better. The bar tenders don't take tips as it is a complimentary service by the founder. That made this twice as unique. The room was nice, modern and clean.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

What a fantastic place! I chose this place based primarily on location, but I also did see that it had good reviews. The fact that it had a rooftop bar also factored into my choice too. I can honestly say this place went above and beyond in meeting and exceeding my expectations. I want to especially thank Joon Chang, a... More

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Elif H, Assistant General Manager at Donovan House - A Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Dr. Planto, Thank you for sharing your experience with us! I am pleased to read that you had a great stay! I will personally thank Joon for exceeding your expectations. Looking forward to having you back with us! Cheers Elif More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Arrived about 9:30 PM after a long drive. Pulled up and no one was outside, had to go inside to find valet. Check in was good and we got rooms side by side as requested. Note: door between rooms was fixed promptly next day - would not open. Hotel theme is apparently intrique and spying. Upon arrival found out there... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel itself is very beautiful and modern. If your lucky you will be greeted by the warm and friendly smile of Felicia at the front desk. She assisted me with a a smile and explained everything in detail. When I stayed a couple extra nights she made me feel as as though I were part of the family. The... More

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Elif H, Assistant General Manager at Donovan House - A Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

David S. Thank you for your review! I am so happy to read about your experience with Felicia! I will personally thank her for creating a memorable stay. Please come back and visit us soon!! Cheers, Elif More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed at Kimpton hotels in New York and Chicago before with good experiences. So this time we opted to stay at the Donovan house in D.C. We always request the front desk to clean our rooms earlier because we have small kids and we tend to come back early to mid afternoon for them to rest and nap.... More

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Elif H, Assistant General Manager at Donovan House - A Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Ken K Thank you for choosing Donovan House during your visit to Washington, D.C. I am very dissapointed to read that we could not meet your expectations. Please know that we do provide daily housekeeping service and also have rooms available with bathtub. Please accept my apologies for not receiving the correct information. Please feel free to reach me for... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed at the Donovan House multiple times, and every time have had an exceptional stay. I keep promising myself to write a glowing review on Trip Advisor, but it keeps slipping my mind until I go back there again and remember how good it is. I stayed there again last week, so I am writing this review while... More

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Elif H, Assistant General Manager at Donovan House - A Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Rob N Thank you for loyalty to our brand! It is a true pleasure to read that we have been consistenly exceeding your expectations! Looking forward to meeting you in person. Cheers, Elif More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Maybe it was the upgrade to a corner room with a soaking tub and view, but I loved every bit of my one-night stay at Donovan hose. Wine and coffee in the lobby, sweet desk people, a very clean room, that tub, a funky shower that made me feel like I was at a spa, nice products, great chairs in... More

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Address: 1155 14th Street, N.W., Washington DC, DC 20005
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Location: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Downtown / Chinatown , Penn Quarter
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Donovan House - A Kimpton Hotel 4*
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Also Known As:
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