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Dupont Circle

Washington DC, DC
+1 202-627-2711
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A trendy neighborhood with a large gay community.
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good42%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Washington DC, DC
Dupont Circle
+1 202-627-2711
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Reviewed 1 week ago

visited DC alone and one of the sights I would not have missed. Put on your walking shoes. Lots of other things to see on your way. Great tourist attraction loved the stone work

Thank leantha
Reviewed 5 November 2017

... Thirty years ago the epicenter the DC gay world, replaced later by young well-to-do people mostly straight when the gays moved towards 14th Str. and then further down towards Shaw. It remains a wealthy neighborhood with fancy shops and decent restaurants. Worth spending some...More

1  Thank Giorgio G
Reviewed 5 November 2017

We've visited, or passed through this area, quite a number of times over the years (see previous Reviews) and have always had a positive experience - this year we actually stayed locally (at the very good "Dupont Circle Hotel") and enjoyed it even more! The...More

1  Thank Gooner10_8
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We had our breakfast from Un je ne sais quois and enjoyed the park and the birds. Many easy to walk to shops nearby and an easy metro station

Thank Becky P
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Lorenzo Martin gave exceptional service. He's definitely a customer's bartenders angel! Paid attention to detail. Went above and beyond to mAke sure I was awesome

Thank Lisa A
Reviewed 5 September 2017

This area offers a variety of options for eating shopping or just relaxing. Location also convenient for public transportation.

Thank Carolyn M
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

I had dinner during which was recommended to me through friends of mine since they knew I have the deadly food allergies. The waiters JACKSON and MAREADED were so professional, kind, understanding, accommodated my food issues with ease and a smile. I did get to...More

Thank kimberleyalexa
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Great location, with everything seemingly within a five minute walk or short cab ride. The air conditioning in our West facing room was unable to cope with the summer warmth and didn't cool the room overnight Special kudos to the room staff who noted we...More

Thank Phil S
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Close to shops and restaurants but not a whole lot of history or local culture to see at Dupont Circle. It's a giant park like Central Park but smaller.

Thank Natasha F
Reviewed 15 July 2017

I keep coming back to this neighborhood because of the cafes and restaurants nearby, and because of the lovely architecture on the side streets. This circle is the heart of it all. Only down side is the traffic noise and congestion.

Thank Thomas V
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Diane S
8 October 2016|
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Response from Mike S | Reviewed this property |
Dupont Circle itself is property of the National Park Service, and NPS rules apply. Dogs are allowed (and welcome), must be leashed, and owners must pick up after them. But note there are plenty of squirrels and rats for... More
1 April 2015|
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Response from SeanTravelz | Reviewed this property |
in my opinion it is very safe... the area is full of embassies
19 January 2015|
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Response from Prawet J | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about apartment but check the ones on 16 street and near by New Hampshire Ave. because some of them may include parking or have spaces available.