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    Kimpton Donovan Hotel

    1155 14th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20005-4111
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    “thomas circle” (137 reviews)
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    Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

    We arrived at the Donovan in our car and were greeted by very friendly and helpful valet staff, Dustin and Andy. The front desk staff were very welcoming, informative and knowledgeable about the area (we had not been to DC in years). Julie made the...More

    Thank tjbotul
    Reviewed 11 November 2016

    We had a wonderful stay in DC in early November 2016. The Donovan provided tremendous accomodations with all the amenities any traveler is looking for. Our suite was very roomy and comfortable with a great view overlooking Thomas Circle. This location is ideal with its...More

    Thank Robert I
    Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

    Was in DC on business this week and stayed at the Kimpton Donovan.I am here frequently for work and always stay in a hotel. I have stayed at almost all of the other Kimptons. I have to say that by far so far this is...More

    Thank Jim V
    Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

    Very friendly staff great location!! Great view from rooftop pool. Too windy for us to really go up there Other than to take quick pics. Not a lot of room to move around in the lobby, tight quarters if there is a bunch of people...More

    Thank Jennifer b
    Reviewed 9 November 2016

    I have stayed at the Kimpton Donovan on multiple occasions, it has always been clean, quiet, convenient and reasonable. The staff is friendly and accommodating and the bar is decent (if you decided to stay in). I have used the hotel for both personal and...More

    1  Thank Armin P
    Response from Dragan A, Assistant General Manager at Kimpton Donovan HotelResponded 10 November 2016

    Dear Armin P, Thank you kindly for trusting us during your many visits to D.C. We are here for you, and we will do our outmost to remain the best hotel we can be for your future stays. All the best Dragan Andrejic

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
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    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
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    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$144 - US$492 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #16 Green Hotel in Washington DC
    • #18 Luxury Hotel in Washington DC
    • #24 Business Hotel in Washington DC
    • #41 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
    • #56 Family Hotel in Washington DC
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 193
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    • Upper Northwest
    • Also Known As
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    mschloe79
    24 April 2017|
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    Response from Awet S | Property representative |
    Yes you will need a key to use the elevators and yes the safes take a 15in or smaller laptop.
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    Blake K
    11 April 2017|
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    Response from Dragan A | Property representative |
    Good afternoon Blake, Room with a normal glass shower and a tub is Executive Suite. Regards, Dragan Andrejic
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    Kimberly M
    8 April 2017|
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    Response from LML16 | Reviewed this property |
    I had a city view room and that had a soaking tub. I would call the hotel though to confirm.
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