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The Donovan - A Kimpton Hotel

4.0 of 5 1155 14th Street, N.W., Washington DC, DC 20005
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Atlanta
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I recently stayed at The Donovan on short notice. I called ahead and was given the rack rate, which was very reasonable. When I arrived, I was treated extremely well. I was offered menus for late-night takeout, a comfortable room on short notice, and extreme hospitality. Darnell - the night manager was superb and was continuously professional when dealing with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I work in DC & live in Baltimore. About once a bi-weekly I need a break from my commute or a place to stay after happy hour on Friday. The Donovan is simply perfect! It is charmingly chic and the staff is amazing. We met Kareem at check in. He is the absolute best front desk staff person I have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed at the Donovan last month and I must say this is one of the nicest hotels I've ever stayed at. Everyone was so friendly, the wine hour in the lobby was amazing. When I checked in Brittany was so pleasant she was so helpful and made me feel so welcomed. And the room that she gave me was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I just want to to stop by to say this. After staying at The Donavan, I will only stay at this hotel whenever I am in DC. I travel to DC a lot for work and I couldn't imagine staying anywhere else! Brittany at the front desk has by far some of the best customer service I have seen at... More 

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Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Ok, so let me start by saying this was by far the best experience I have had in a hotel EVER!! So first of all the whole process from booking the room to the welcome email I received a few days before check in from Brittany was so pleasant. She emailed me to just let us know that we were... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The room that I had was on the 14th floor. The view from the room was fabulous. Unfortunately the 14th floor itself in the hallway was a bit colder than other floors, but then again, I was there in the winter :) The staff was extremely friendly and attentive to every need. Room decor was very modern and the bathroom... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The staff here are friendly, the rooms are spacious and stylish, and the location is great for access to WH, 14th St, DuPont, metro, etc. I really like staying here. First time I stayed they upgraded me to a suite (I feel like Kimpton does that a lot) and second time I was in a very comfortable King room. You... More 

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Disputanta, Virginia, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I called ahead to see if they could arrange to deliver some flowers to my wife on her birthday. When we checked in, we were stunned to find not only a beautiful bouquet of flowers, but one of the sweetest happy birthday 'to my wife' cards she has ever received (yes she cried a little Thank you Felicia!). This was... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel has a very convenient location. Rooms are comfortable enough, though look not so glamorously as on the pictures. However, hotel's management and policies are not always clear. First, somebody was killed in one of the hotel rooms on the day we arrived in the hotel. They didn't bother to inform (or warn) other guest. Second, they charged the... More 

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Sykesville, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great weekend! We had 6 rooms for my 50th birthday and everyone was extremely pleased. Everyone was very helpful and attentive. I am a Karma rewards member so we received free wifi and $10 credit at the bar. I was also upgrade to a studio suite with an amazing view of Thomas Circle - beautiful in the snow... 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 > Upper Northwest
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Donovan - A Kimpton Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 193
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Also Known As:
Donovan Hotel a Thompson
Donovan House Washington Dc
Hotel Style:
#15 Green Hotel in Washington DC
#23 Luxury Hotel in Washington DC
#31 Business Hotel in Washington DC
#40 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
#66 Family Hotel in Washington DC

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