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Drake, Colorado
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120 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2015

My one-room suite was great. Nicely appointed - my room/floor were not dated or in need of a face-lift. Wifi was free and worked very well. My one complaint? I requested a wake-up call and while the phone might have rung once (I did not hear it and I am a light sleeper) the call went to voice mail and... More 

1 Thank JonesC
Mahomet, Illinois
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14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2015

My husband and I just experienced a fantastic stay at the River Inn. We weren't quite sure which area of DC to stay in, but the location ended up being perfect. We were right by the Foggy Bottom Metro. We also could easily walk to Georgetown, the monuments, and other attractions. Upon check in, Ricky at the front desk asked... More 

1 Thank mindylh13
San Jose, California
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26 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2015

For all of you families with 3 children, you know how difficult it is to find a hotel that will accommodate your family comfortably. The little one is always on the roll away. That's how it starts, so that's how it continues. Well, the little one is now 14, so the roll away is no longer as magical as it... More 

1 Thank DNSarg
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14 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2015

Excellent client service, the rooms are very comfortable, the service and food at the restaurant is great! It is close to sites of interest like George Town and you can go by bike to museums and other places.

1 Thank Ameliech89
San Jose, CA
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145 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2015

We had a 1 bedroom suite over the xmas holidays and it worked great for our family of 2 adults and 2 large teen boys. The room was large, clean, and well appointed. It was a little run down, could use a little facelift, but nothing we couldn't live with (just a little facelift would work for the kitchen and... More 

1 Thank CharmChari
Key West, Florida
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2015 via mobile

Very very nice place to stay. Priced very reasonably, clean , has a nice little kitchenette with great coffee beans , grinder and maker. Nice for families with children. All and all awesome home base for a stay in dc.

1 Thank karl b
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2015

We are a family of 4. Stayed in River Inn hotel for 7 days during the Christmas holiday. We chose this hotel because of all the positive reviews. Comfortable rooms and has a small kitchenette. Hotel is close to Foggy Bottoms metro station. It is only a few stops from Regan Airport. It is convinient to get to the Airport... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2015

We enjoyed a 4 night stay in Washington based at The River Inn. Clean, quiet, spacious, well appointed room. Nice neighnourhood 3 min walk to Foggy Bottom Metro station (useful for the major sights both sides of the river) and a short walk to Georgetown. The staff were friendly and helpful. We didn't use the restaurant, but it seemed popular.... More 

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Al Jubail, Saudi Arabia
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39 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2014 via mobile

Nothing special. It's quite roomy and the stuff were friendly. I liked the location too. Parking places are very tiny. Restaurant area is so tied but the food is good. Their is a taxi service standing by the front door. Forgot to mention that it was price worth.

1 Thank Uzeiz
Joe G, General Manager at The River Inn, responded to this review

Dear Uziez, Thank you for the feedback on your stay with us. We continually work to exceed our guests expectations and I look forward to being able to do so on a return visit. I will share your input with the team as we consistently look to improve. Again, thank you. Joe Giannino General Manager Modus Hotels More 

Queensland, Australia
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55 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2014

We spent 8 nights in Washington and our stay at the River Inn could not have been any better. The rooms were fantastic in size, quality and very clean. The queen bed was excellent and relaxing to sleep on. We had no trouble with out luggage in these rooms....The bathroom was also excellent. In the room we had there were... More 

5 Thank Peter D
Joe G, General Manager at The River Inn, responded to this review

Dear Peter, Thank you so much for the wonderful and detailed review of our property. We are all very happy that you enjoyed your stay. I agree that along with the great amenities we offer the property is located between both the metro and Georgetown - both in walking distance. I do hope that you will stay with us on... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Cuisines: American, Contemporary
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast Available
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities

Additional Information about The River Inn

Address: 924 25th St. NW, Washington DC, DC 20037-2152
Region: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Foggy Bottom - GWU - West End
Price Range: $152 - $537 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The River Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 126
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Washington DC
#7 Business Hotel in Washington DC
#14 Family Hotel in Washington DC
#15 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
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“Pet rooms are on the 1st and 2nd floor.”
 of 5 bubbles 834paulaw, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I favor the higher floors and the one bed suite.”
 of 5 bubbles wendybO1557ET, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“There are rooms with great views of Georgetown at the end of the corridors if you take a left out of the elevators.”
 of 5 bubbles rukenucci, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“the king suite was perfect for our family of 3, very large corner units”
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“My fourth floor room was beautiful and quiet!”
 of 5 bubbles MichaelMarus, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
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