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    Akwaaba DC

    1708 16th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-3104
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    Overview
    • Excellent82%
    • Very good14%
    • Average1%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed September 19, 2014

    We were attending a meeting in Washington DC and actually stumbled upon Akwaaba through trip advisor. What a terrific find! Parking was a snap right behind the building. The area was safe and bustling with nearby restaurants and shops. Our room was large and comfortable....More

    1  Thank Robert M
    Reviewed September 15, 2014

    Joanne was our host and from the first meeting to the last goodbye she was amazing. She was more like a best friend ... ready and willing to help with anything. The hotel is absolutely beautiful. The rooms are large and well appointed. The theme...More

    1  Thank earthenergy
    Reviewed September 9, 2014

    My husband and I, along with our 3 college age kids, spent 3 days in DC and our home base was the Writer's Apartment in the basement of Akwaaba. It is in a set of row houses in the DuPont Circle neighborhood where you are...More

    1  Thank Susan G
    Reviewed September 5, 2014

    I absolutely love Akwaaba DC!! I'm a poet, producer and performance artist and there is nothing more inspiring than to be in the comfort of a beautiful space that celebrates some of the greatest American writers of our time! The Zora Neale Hurston Suite is...More

    1  Thank jessicaCaremoore
    Reviewed September 5, 2014

    Our short stay in Dc was enhanced by our time at Akwaaba. Is a lovely place, with great location and easy access both by metro and the buses. The place decoration and common spaces are wonderful to stay, wish we had more time to spend...More

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    Kimpton Mason & Rook Hotel
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    The Embassy Inn
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • $188 - $1,028 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • District of Columbia >
    • Washington DC >
    • Dupont Circle
    • Also Known As
    • Akwaaba Dc Hotel Washington Dc
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    Traveler (101)
    Room & Suite (36)
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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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    Room Tips
    "I had the Langston Hughes guest room which had a lot of sun & a terrace overlooking a great city view!"
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    "The stairs are creaky and the floor uncarpeted, older wood, so the top floor is quietest."
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    "Romance Suite is large very spacious with a comfortable mattress"
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    "The Langston Hughes is spacious with a large jacuzzi tub and the common areas are great for having..."
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