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    Kimpton Donovan Hotel

    1155 14th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20005-4111
    (202) 737-1200
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    Overview
    • Excellent60%
    • Very good28%
    • Average9%
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    • Terrible1%
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    Reviewed October 28, 2016

    Perfectly good hotel but a little different if you're used to the big chains. Helps to know a few things. First, the location is super convenient to many business and tourist sites. Second, I found the staff to be very helpful. A few quirks: First,...More

    Thank Greg3st3s
    Response from Dragan A, Assistant General Manager at Kimpton Donovan HotelResponded November 2, 2016

    Thank you Greg3sts, Your review is 100% correct. We are not Marriot or Hilton, and we are fine with it :) we like what we do, and I hope our guests like it as well. I love that you enjoyed your stay with us and...More

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    Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

    My husband, 15 year old son and myself just returned from 5 days of touring DC, had an absolute perfect trip and no question a big part of that was our time at The Donovan House! I researched many, many hotels and read MANY reviews...More

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    Response from Dragan A, Assistant General Manager at Kimpton Donovan HotelResponded October 27, 2016

    Dear Guest, I love the power of the internet. You can do so much research and almost know what hotel is perfect for you. I'm happy that we delivered and that your family had a fantastic time. I must say that TV's are way to...More

    Reviewed October 26, 2016

    WOW! This last trip was not my first to this hotel but this time I just had to write about it. Every time I have stayed here the staff has been exceptional and by that I mean they go out of their way to make...More

    Thank LML16
    Response from Dragan A, Assistant General Manager. at Kimpton Donovan HotelResponded October 27, 2016

    Dear LML16, Since your daughter is attending GWU, I'm sure we will see you very often. That is an honor since there are so many hotels in DC your review means so much more. The idea is to have a hotel and the team that...More

    Reviewed October 25, 2016

    First of all, a shoutout to assistant manager Julie Arther. We were arriving on an early train from Philadelphia and requested an early check-in if we could get it. Julie told us that there was no way to guarantee it (the hotel was full the...More

    Thank dsikula
    Response from Dragan A, Assistant General Manager at Kimpton Donovan HotelResponded October 28, 2016

    Dear Dsikula, It is so nice to read your review. I'm happy that you loved your stay and it is very nice to see that Julie and our Housekeeping team was able to clean the room so you can check in early. All the extra...More

    Reviewed October 25, 2016

    This was the first Kimpton I ever visited (over two years ago), and I consistently come back due to the exceptional customer service I receive along with the modern, sleek, luxurious style of the property. The best part has been the special treatment I've been...More

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    Response from Dragan A, Assistant General Manager at Kimpton Donovan HotelResponded October 28, 2016

    Dear BigYosh, Maggie is on a Costumer Service roll now :) I'm so happy that you loved your stay.

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    • #16 Green Hotel in Washington DC
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    • #24 Business Hotel in Washington DC
    • #41 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
    • #56 Family Hotel in Washington DC
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    April 24, 2017|
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    Yes you will need a key to use the elevators and yes the safes take a 15in or smaller laptop.
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    Good afternoon Blake, Room with a normal glass shower and a tub is Executive Suite. Regards, Dragan Andrejic
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