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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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    “b b” (157 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Reviewed November 13, 2013

    Akwaaba commends itself in so many ways ... location (in the heart of a vibrant cultural center of the District) ... facility (a thoughtfully-appointed brownstone with the comforts of home) ... service (which starts even before your arrival with a call from the innkeeper inquiring...More

    1  Thank Reginald J
    Reviewed November 10, 2013

    Beautiful rooms. We stayed in the Langstan Huges room, which was the largest and had a balcony and Jacuzzi tub. Great area in DC. Lovely homemade hot breakfast every morning. Excellent and extremely helpful and kind inn keeper. Couldn't ask for a nicer place to...More

    Thank lsantiago015
    Reviewed November 5, 2013

    I love, love, LOVE this bed and breakfast! I travel 50% of the year for work and there is a level of quality and PERSONAL CHARM that makes Akwaaba a great deal! The rooms are spacious and clean. The inn keeper is a sweet as...More

    1  Thank deirdra r
    Reviewed October 26, 2013

    We are seasoned travellers but this was our first time to the US, and we booked 5 nights at Akwaaba in late October 2013. The stay was fantastic; Jo, the Innkeeper, was briliant - she is the most obliging host we've ever enjoyed - a...More

    2  Thank Winwilk
    Reviewed October 26, 2013

    We were in town for a few days of business and stayed at Akwaaba for its location. We had stayed at Akwaaba Mansion in Brooklyn and met the innkeeper Joanna there. She exudes joy and prepares a tasty breakfast too. Whatever came up -- small...More

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    The Dupont Circle
    3,294 reviews
    #24 of 142 hotels in Washington DC
    0.4 mi
     
    Kimpton Carlyle Hotel
    2,174 reviews
    #51 of 142 hotels in Washington DC
    0.2 mi
     
    Holiday Inn Washington DC - Central / White House
    1,464 reviews
    #53 of 142 hotels in Washington DC
    0.4 mi
     
    The Jefferson, Washington DC
    1,147 reviews
    #2 of 142 hotels in Washington DC
    0.5 mi
     
    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 - $1,039 (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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