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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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All reviewszora neale hurstonlangston hughes roombed and breakfastother guestsinspiration roomromance roomb bsturkey bacondupont circlewhite housebreakfast was deliciousbreakfast and happy hourevening snackseach morningtop floorhome away from homegreat neighborhood
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I spent a child-free weekend at the Akwaaba DC, and enjoyed everything about it. The experience was outstanding! From the friendly staff and delicious breakfast, to the comfortable Walter Mosley room and ideal location in DC's DuPont Circle neighborhood, we highly recommend...More

Thank klacoffjr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had the pleasure of spending time at Akwaaba DC this past weekend. This was only my second time being at a BNB and didn’t really know what to expect. I knew very little about Akwaaba but I was certainly not dissapointed by my experience...More

Thank dstdreamgirl10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I traveled to DC for a weekend in order to visit the African American Smithsonian Museum. We were able to book the Zora Neale Hurston room for our stay and loved the experience! The home is decorated with a sophisticated style and...More

Thank Kania M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room and facilities were very clean and house comfy and intimate. Me and my husband celebrated our 10 year anniversary. The innkeeper was very pleasant and hospitable. The place is in a great location with a lot of restaurants and things to do within...More

Thank Sheree M
Reviewed July 10, 2018

Akwaaba DC was the best getaway for my wife and I! It was founded and designed by Monique Greenwood with assistance from her husband Glenn Pogue. Our host/innkeeper Nani Tripp was gracious, helpful and a wonderful cook. Her breakfast meals were delicious and information about...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
Details
Price range
$200 - $1,083 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Charming Hotel in Washington DC
#2 Mid-range Hotel in Washington DC
#3 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
#7 Business Hotel in Washington DC
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$200 - $1,083 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Charming Hotel in Washington DC
#2 Mid-range Hotel in Washington DC
#3 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
#7 Business Hotel in Washington DC
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Traveler (116)
Room & Suite (84)
Dining (8)
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DAJ28
February 16, 2017|
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Response from bnbaccomDC | Property representative |
Thanks for your question. Our DC location does not have a gym or pool. Vida Fitness, a full gym, though no pool is .3 miles, just a few blocks from the house. Steve
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Trish C
April 13, 2015|
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Response from bnbaccomDC | Property representative |
Hi Trish, Thanks for your interest in Akwaaba DC. Unfortunately, we do not have a secure place to store bikes. Steve
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924146635
February 4, 2015|
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Response from bnbaccomDC | Property representative |
The Dupont Circle station, Red line is a 4 block walk. The Cardozo/U Street station, Green/Yellow lines, is about a 6 block walk.
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"Book well in advance as all rooms fill quickly."
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"The Zora Neale Hurston and Langston Hughes rooms are popular. Therefore, be sure to book these at least a few..."
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"Loved the Langston Hughes room but all rooms seemed nice."
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"I liked the Langston Hughes room."
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