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Hotel RL Washington DC by Red Lion

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La Jolla, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great, affordable boutique hotel in a wonderful location close to great restaurants, shops and 2 Metro stations. Our room was lovely and the staff was incredibly friendly and helpful. We plan to stay here again. You will not be disappointed. A special shout out to Tylor who went above and beyond today helping us.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Have stayed here many times when it was the Quincy, this was the first time since it changed hands. Convenient location to downtown Washington, close to 2 metro stations, a variety of eating establishments available within a couple of blocks. Staff is very good. I have relied on the bellman, Manny, during many trips to direct me to restaurants, shops,... More 

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Thank arcshirley
Sarah C, General Manager at Hotel RL Washington DC by Red Lion, responded to this review

Dear arcshirley, Thank you so much for your loyalty. Both Cathy and Manny mentioned that they were happy to see you again. Our lobby renovation is well under way and when it is finished, it will be open, airy and comfortable. We will be added a coffee bar where all our guests will get a free espresso drink and we... More 

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80 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

To begin with, the lobby is being renovated and the rest of the hotel is long overdue for renovation. The room we were first given was not yet cleaned from the previous guest, and we had to have another room assigned to us. The AC did not work, and on the second night they still didn't have it fixed. The... More 

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Thank TN3SA
Sarah C, General Manager at Hotel RL Washington DC by Red Lion, responded to this review

Dear TN3SA, Thank you for your feedback. Please accept my sincere apologies for checking you into a room that was not ready. This should have never happened. I also want to apologize for the A/C. This weekend we had an issue the chiller that runs the A/C for the whole building. We made an emergency call to our A/C contractor... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel room was very clean. The staff were very welcoming especially the manager Tylor and the hotel clerk Bre. If it weren't for there bubbly smiles I probably wouldn't have coped as well as I did. Especially as this is my first time travelling alone and also my first time in the states. The night clerk was also really... More 

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Sarah C, General Manager at Hotel RL Washington DC by Red Lion, responded to this review

Dear Roni R, We are so pleased to see that you had an "amazing" stay at our hotel. We will be sure to pass on your praise to Tylor, Bre, and Rene. Please do come back and stay with us again so you can see our finished lobby with coffee bar and all. More 

Brooklyn, NY
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8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I just returned from a hour stay at the Red Lion over this past weekend. I arrived at the Red Lion at 12:30pm which was several hours before check in time. Unfortunately, they were unable to check me as it was too early. I called the day before to see if I could check in early and I was told... More 

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Thank Kiya_Loves_Vacations
Sarah C, General Manager at Hotel RL Washington DC by Red Lion, responded to this review

"Dear Kiya_Loves_Vacations, Thank you for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor. Your feed is appreciated. First, I would like to apologize on how our team handled this situation. You were being proactive, by calling the day before to inform of an early arrival. We should have made notes on your reservation and made all efforts to try and... More 

London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On my short visit to Washington, I decided to book into the Hotel RL for 2 nights after some research. I had read about lobby renovations and the possible 3am rubbish truck noise here on tripadvisor but I liked the look and size of the rooms and the value for money (contemporary - my style) and decided to book anyway.... More 

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Sarah C, General Manager at Hotel RL Washington DC by Red Lion, responded to this review

Dear m3i, We are so pleased that you enjoyed your first visit to DC. Our Nation's capital has so much to offer especially now that we have been voted the best dining city in the US! We are so glad you picked our hotel and that we were able to get you in early. Please come back and stay with... More 

Honolulu, Hawaii
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel experience was such a mixed bag. We had very significant problems with our stay, though the hotel building itself was very nice. We were there only for one night over the weekend. Pros: - convenient, quiet location - large, clean rooms - mini fridge/full fridge and microwave, safe in every room - close to lots of restaurants for... More 

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Thank yaea2
Sarah C, General Manager at Hotel RL Washington DC by Red Lion, responded to this review

Dear yaea2, We appreciate you sharing your feedback on your recent stay at our hotel. Please accept our sincere apologies for the troubles you and your traveling companions faced. We can assure you that we have shared your experience with all of our team members and have given them more training as to how to help a guest on with... More 

Richmond, Virginia
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42 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family stayed here for 1 night for a weekend jaunt to DC and that was all we could take. First was the parking situation. It's right next to the hotel but we had to call the front desk to be let in. Then we looked for an elevator or something with all our luggage and strollers, travel crib, etc.... More 

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Thank OceanBluff
Sarah C, General Manager at Hotel RL Washington DC by Red Lion, responded to this review

Dear OceanBluff, Thank you for taking the time to comment on your recent stay. We appreciate all feedback. It helps us celebrate our successes and provides insight to our shortcoming so we can correct them. Please accept my sincere apologies for offering our assistance from the begging and not informing you to upload your car prior to going into the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at Hotel RL this past weekend and was initially concerned that the half finished lobby would be a reflection of this hotel's quality...Entered the room soon after to find that it was simple but incredibly clean with all necessary amenities. Bed was also incredibly comfortable. Over the course of the two days that we were there I called down... More 

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Thank Brooke M
Sarah C, General Manager at Hotel RL Washington DC by Red Lion, responded to this review

Dear Brooke M, We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. Our renovation is almost finished, and should be done by the end of the month. We are happy that you found our team to be helpful and attentive to your needs. Please do come back and stay with us again when our renovation is complete, we... More 

2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great hotel for a long weekend stay. quiet and clean. room i stayed in had everything and was pretty large. hotel is closed to bars and restaurants. also 15min walk to the white house and memorial sites which was great. no driving required.

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Thank perky b
Sarah C, General Manager at Hotel RL Washington DC by Red Lion, responded to this review

Dear perky b, We appreciate you taking the time to review our hotel. We are pleased to see you liked the cleanliness and the size of our rooms. Our location does make it easy to get around town and see different sites. Please do come back and stay with us again. More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Make Hotel RL Washington, DC your metropolitan home in our nation's capital. Our contemporary boutique hotel in Washington, DC is simple, stylish, and inspired by the vibrant pulse of the surrounding city. Hotel RL is within walking distance of the iconic sights of the National Mall, the diverse dining, nightlife and parkland of Dupont Circle, and only two blocks from the DC Metro. Take the District's energy as an invitation to explore. Discover experiences new and old alike in the stately architecture of Embassy Row, the ahead-of-trend nightlife of U Street, the world-class dining of Logan Square, and the tight-knit neighborhood feel of Shaw. Hotel RL provides a comfortable place to rest and recharge. The coffee is hot, the rooms are spacious, and the unique location provides assurance that no two stays will be the same. Come, connect, and enjoy DC at Hotel RL. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel RL Washington DC by Red Lion

Address: 1823 L St NW, Washington DC, DC 20036-3832 (Formerly The Quincy)
Location: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Dupont Circle
Price Range: $144 - $474 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel RL Washington DC by Red Lion 3*
Number of rooms: 99
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Also Known As:
The Quincy Hotel Washington Dc
Quincy Hotel Washington Dc
Hotel Style:
#16 Family Hotel in Washington DC
#16 Business Hotel in Washington DC
#18 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
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