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Embassy Row

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+1 202-467-9300
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The section of Massachusetts Avenue with many embassies and the house of the Vice President located on one end.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good46%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“open house” (22 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Washington DC, DC
Upper Northwest
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"open house"
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"dupont circle"
in 29 reviews
"massachusetts avenue"
in 6 reviews
"interesting walk"
in 5 reviews
"naval observatory"
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"vice president"
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"european union"
in 2 reviews
"great britain"
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"united nations"
in 2 reviews
"walking tour"
in 5 reviews
"great walk"
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"couple of hours"
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"few hours"
in 4 reviews
"a lot of fun"
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"flags"
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"embassies"
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"stroll"
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Reviewed yesterday

Took the Double decker bus. checked out the Building styles. Nice walk past them got back on the next bus to head back to Union Station.

Thank William C
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Nice hotel. Just have in mind it is a bit of a walk to the attractions but we like walking around. There are restaurants near by and some bars that are off the beaten track. Would stay again

Thank rob287
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel is in a very central location close to the metro. The rooms are nice, modern, updated and clean. The staff is very friendly and accommodating. The beds are super comfortable. They even have yoga and other activities throughout the day. I wish there...More

Thank Travelergirl998
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We thought we'd be visiting all the EU embassies on open house day... little did we know how elaborate the open houses were! We managed to visit the UK and Denmark! It's a blast, and such a cool opportunity to see inside the embassies! It...More

Thank Kim M
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Reviewed May 14, 2018

Once a year the Embassies of the member countries of the European Union host open houses. On a recent Saturday in May we were fortunate to visit several embassies. By early afternoon the lines for entry extended for blocks with waits of 1.5-2.0 hours, so...More

1  Thank KLE2013
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Reviewed May 12, 2018

The Embassy Open House by Cultural Tourism is an amazing experience overall. It is a wonderful opportunity to visit several Embassies in one day and experience the culture of the countries. HOWEVER, be prepared to wait in long lines for up to 2 1/2 hours....More

1  Thank S O
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Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

If you do want to visit embassy row I recommend either having a nice breakfast to get you ready for a lengthy walk, or having someone drive you past each place. The embassies are kind of spread out and are not always one after the...More

Thank ben777cunningham
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Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Placed amongst many embassies, a nicely styled hotel. Rooms were large and clean as was the rest of the hotel. Nice breakfast and good fitness studio. Would return.

Thank thhcfgjj88
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Reviewed April 29, 2018

I enjoy Vexillology (the study of flags) and Geography, so Embassy Row is wonderful. On our walk back to our hotel from the Washington National Cathedral we were able to view a good number of Embassies and national flags. This is a pleasant area to...More

Thank Paul E
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Reviewed March 25, 2018

Prepare for a lengthy walk if you must. There are so many embassies around the duPont Circle area/ Mass Ave. Read the Washington Post for activities- there may be an open house (free) for some of the embassies. Nich peek into the nation you would...More

Thank samtrip12345
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August 13, 2015|
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Response from cathy h | Reviewed this property |
The best way to see the Embassies is on foot during one of the first two weekends in May every year. These are the Embassy Row Open House weekends. In additiony the entire month of May has special world culture events and... More
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