American Guest House - Washington

2005 Columbia Rd Nw , Washington, United States, 20009  show map
 4 stars
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American Guest House - Washington

 Free Wi-Fi
 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Meeting facilities

Business center

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Air conditioning

Overview

American Guest House is placed in an upscale area of Washington in the vicinity of White House, George Washington University and National Museum of American History. This business hotel was opened in 1893 and renovated in 2010.

American Guest House is also placed near to Anderson House, Textile Museum and Meridian Hill Park. The property is in a 30-minute walk to Washington city center.

This hotel is placed in Northwest Washington DC district, known for a gallery, a museum and a temple.

This hotel is situated within a 15-minute walk from Dupont Circle underground station and just 1000 meters away from Phillips Collection train station. The property is set 10 km from Reagan Washington National airport.

Rooms

Guests are offered 12 individual rooms featuring a telephone, individual climate control, free Wi-Fi, TV and ironing facilities. They also comprise private bathrooms appointed with towels, a hairdryer and a shower.

Eat & Drink

A hot breakfast is served every morning. Guests can dine in Pines of Florence V and Buca di Beppo located within a 5-minute walk of the property.

Services

American Guest House offers a copier, computers and a business center for business guests.

Relax

On-site leisure facilities include a library and a shared lounge.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of rooms:   12.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • VIP check-in/-out
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Luggage storage

Services

  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Leisure/TV room

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities

Media

  • In-room computer
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from 16:00-22:00 

Check-out

  • until  11 am

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

2005 Columbia Rd Nw , Washington, United States, 20009

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City Center
  • Washington
    1.7 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Phillips Collection
    2300 ft
  • Corcoran Gallery of Art
    1.6 mi
Underground stations
  • Dupont Circle
    3300 ft
  • Farragut North
    1.1 mi
  • Bus stop
    2300 ft
Restaurants
  • Marrakesh Restaurant (cuisine: African, Middle Eastern, Moroccan)
    600 ft
  • Pines of Florence V
    500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from 16:00-22:00 
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    12

Rooms and availability

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Bed type: Queen-size bed
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    How to reach hotel

    hotel American Guest House - Washington Washington location
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    Hotel Address:

    2005 Columbia Rd Nw , Washington, United States, 20009

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Washington
      1.7 mi
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Phillips Collection
      2300 ft
    • Corcoran Gallery of Art
      1.6 mi
    Underground stations
    • Dupont Circle
      3300 ft
    • Farragut North
      1.1 mi
    • Bus stop
      2300 ft
    Restaurants
    • Marrakesh Restaurant (cuisine: African, Middle Eastern, Moroccan)
      600 ft
    • Pines of Florence V
      500 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from 16:00-22:00 
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2010
    • Number of rooms:
      12

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    What's nearby

    Tourist attractions

    • DC Heritage Tourism Coalition - 2700 ft

    Train stations

    Monuments and Landmarks

    Historical sites

    • Islamic Center - 2300 ft

    Museums

    • Shakespeare Guild - 400 ft
    • Reading IS Fundamental - 1000 ft
    • District of Columbia Arts Ctr - 1700 ft
    • National Museum-Amer Jewish - 2000 ft
    • Textile Museum - 2000 ft
    • Woodrow Wilson House - 2000 ft
    • Gallery 2000 - 2300 ft
    • Phillips Collection - 2300 ft
    • Society of the Cincinnati - 2300 ft
    • Patricia M Sitar Ctr - 2700 ft
    • Buffaloes Statue - 2700 ft

    Universities, Institutes

    • University of Florida - 1000 ft
    • Sed-Spanish Education Dev Ctr - 1000 ft
    • Princeton Review - 1400 ft
    • First Class Inc - 1700 ft
    • International Law Institute - 2300 ft
    • University of CA Ofc-President - 2700 ft
    • Syracuse University - 2700 ft
    • Languageone - 2700 ft
    • Council For Pro Recognition - 3000 ft
    • Stanford in Washington - 3000 ft
    • Dupont Circle - 3000 ft
    • Boston University - 3300 ft

    Underground stations

    Local attractions

    • African American Civil War Memorial & Museum - 5000 ft
      1925 Vermont, Ave, NW, Washington DC
    • Tudor Place - 5200 ft
      1644 31st St., Washington DC
    • VSA Washington DC - 1.1 mi
      1100 16th Street, NW, Washington DC
    • National Geographic Museum - 5200 ft
      1145 17th Street NW, Washington DC
    • Dumbarton Oaks - 1.0 mi
      1703 32nd Street NW, Washington DC

    Near the hotel

    • Textile Museum - 2100 ft
      2320 S St., Washington DC
    • The Phillips Collection - 2200 ft
      1600 21st St. N.W., Washington DC
    • Dupont Circle - 3000 ft
      Washington DC, DC
    • Meridian Hill Park - 3100 ft
      16th & Euclid St Northwest, Washington DC
    • The President Woodrow Wilson House - 2100 ft
      2340 S Street, NW, Washington DC
    • Anderson House - 2500 ft
      2118 Massachusetts Ave Northwest, Washington DC
    • House of the Temple - 3000 ft
      1733 16th St NW, Washington DC

    Restaurants nearby

    • Marrakesh Restaurant - 600 ft

      63% likes this, based on 182 reviews
      Cuisine: African, Middle Eastern, Moroccan

    • The Federalist - 600 ft

      63% likes this, based on 68 reviews
      Cuisine: American

    • The District Line Restaurant + Bar - 700 ft

      Address: 1919 Connecticut Ave NW
      Phone: (202) 939-4850

      88% likes this, based on 9 reviews

    • Pines of Florence V - 500 ft

      Address: 2100 Connecticut Ave NW Ste 1
      Phone: (202) 332-8233

      69% likes this, based on 22 reviews
      Price Range: USD 32 - USD 32

    • The Coffee Bean And Tea Leaf - 600 ft

      Address: inside the Washington Hilton

      73% likes this, based on 25 reviews

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from 16:00-22:00 
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2010
    • Number of rooms:
      12
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    American Guest House Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at American Guest House

    Average guest rating

    9.0out of 10
    Superb
    Based on 14 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Couple
      7.4

      Spotless, hip location

      Room very small (which is what we booked so no complaints really, just didn't like it!) thought having the signs explaining everything was a bit overdone. All the rules!

    • Family with children
      10.0

      This is a great find, in a perfect location for touring DC. Jonathan, the owner, was very kind and helpful- willing to help out any way possible. Breakfast was great, with eggs cooked to order. Room was clean and well-furnished. A great value! Will definitely stay again.

    • Older travelers
      9.2

      This was a wonderful old building with modern conveniences. The staff couldn't have been nicer or more helpful. Breakfasts were wonderful and conversations with other guests fun and informative. We were close to lots of restaurants and a bus stop and a short distance from the metro.

    • Older travelers
      9.6

      Jonathan the innkeeper was helpful, friendly and a good cook! The house itself is very quaint, comfortable and furnished true to the age of the guest house.

    • Single
      9.2

      Very personalised, high-level and friendly service, nice rooms in characterful old building.

      The breakfast is served on a communal table, which is a pro if you want to socialise, but if you just want to have a quick bite it can feel a bit as if you 'have to' be social.

    • Single
      9.6

      The staff was down to earth, very friendly and helpful. Most important for me also was that the room was clean, the bathroom is new and very clean. The location is a few minutes walk from DuPont circle. They had Aljazeera, France 24 and other international news channels which was an added bonus I didn't expect.

      Since it's an old house, the floors were a bit squeaky.

    • Couple
      10.0

      This is a lovely historic building with a wonderful staff and pretty rooms. Down bedding, antique furniture, Oriental rugs and intricate hand- carved woodwork throughout make it so cozy, and the super-high ceilings make the rooms feel spacious and generous. The breakfast includes made- from scratch pastries by the French chef, who cooks your eggs to order. On the day we left, they packed us a special picnic for the road because we were leaving too early for the dining room. Free cookies, coffee, tea and hot chocolate anytime of day, and also many good snacks for sale at a bargain. It is right at the top of the Dupont Circle neighborhood, just a five minute walk from anything you might want. We loved it.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      The American Guest House was beautiful! The Inn Keepers were fantastic....very warm and welcoming. The breakfast was awesome every morning, with homemade breads everyday. The room was nicely appointed, comfortable and inviting. I highly recommend this Inn. The location was fatastic also!

    • Family with children
      8.2

      Both innkeepers, Jonathan and Joseph were helpful, friendly and undoubtedly wanted to enhance our stay. Breakfast was a treat instead of the usual breakfast fare Jonathan went out of his way to deliver something tasty. I particularly appreciated Joseph's brown bag breakfast. I enjoyed the "communal" breakfast setting and the guests were communicative and friendly - instead of a sterile hotel environment.

      Slow speed internet service!

    • Single
      8.2

      The nice small hotel with home atmosphere. Good location not far from the center and the Dumbarton Oaks park.

      Tv didn't work during my stay.

    • Single
      9.2

      The room was nice and clean with free wireless internet and the staff was friendly. The location is also very good, with a bus stop a few steps away and a metro station a few minutes walk away.

    • Single
      9.4

      People were friendly and breakfast was good. They were willing to facilitate holding luggage and getting cab information.

      No decaf tea options for self serve; no free snacks. Could have something in the room if concerned about guests taking too much. A small bottle of water was $2, which seemed really high for your 'home' source.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel American Guest House - Washington Washington location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    2005 Columbia Rd Nw , Washington, United States, 20009

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Washington
      1.7 mi
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Phillips Collection
      2300 ft
    • Corcoran Gallery of Art
      1.6 mi
    Underground stations
    • Dupont Circle
      3300 ft
    • Farragut North
      1.1 mi
    • Bus stop
      2300 ft
    Restaurants
    • Marrakesh Restaurant (cuisine: African, Middle Eastern, Moroccan)
      600 ft
    • Pines of Florence V
      500 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from 16:00-22:00 
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2010
    • Number of rooms:
      12