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Hilo, Hawaii
Reviewed 30 June 2016

The hotel was conveniently placed, older building but fully equipped including air conditioning. Missed a coffee maker in the room but no problem borrowing an iron. Very friendly front desk staff. Loved the old fashioned elevator!

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1Thank Wendy L
Southamptonr, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Don't go to this hotel. Very dirty and really bad service. When we looked at our room the air con unit was nearly on the pillows. Nowhere to hang your clothes not even a coaat hanger. When we complained we were told "what do you expect for the money you paid" We paid$150 a night. I am glad we were...

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2Thank Tina B
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Found this hotel on Booking.com. Rate was very very reasonable for a 1 night stay, especially for Washington DC. Only downfall, the "Queen" room really only had a full size bed. The rooms were very small, but exceptionally clean. Bathroom looked as though it had recently been remodeled. Staff was very friendly. There is no parking at the hotel available,...

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1Thank Dawn W
Burleigh Heads, Australia
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Visited Washington at conference time when at least 15,000 had arrived for one conference so the city was packed, accommodation scarce and very expensive. This place was pretty much a glorified backpackers with awful old beds, dreadful mattresses, a 1940's lift, paint peeling from walls in chunks and everything creaks. Needs a serious overhaul. $5 breakfast available - apparently fruit...

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Hanover, New Hampshire
Reviewed 16 June 2016

The location is great: convenient to DuPont Circle, Rock Creek Park, and the Metro. The room was clean, the bed was comfortable, and I had no problems with my reservation or check-in or check-out. On the downside: the lobby area is shabby, I strained my shoulder trying to open and close the manual doors on the antique elevator (I eventually...

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Thank JimHanoverNH
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

Was notified at 830pm after landing from a flight that I was rebooked to their sister property - the windsor inn. It was too late to find an alternative, but there were zero accommodations made for THEIR error. To make it worse I was told "oh come on, it's a cheap bed and breakfast who cares" Horrible service, blatantly did...

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

I know that Washington is one of the places on earth that hotels are really expensive. As in Rio de Janeiro for instance. But charging 500 dollars a night to a guest house self called as hotel must be a joke. Just take a look at the picture I took and the furniture of my room. At least the room...

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Gurgaon, India
Reviewed 13 June 2016

This is near DuPont Circle, so very conveniently located. We could cover all the monuments and National Mall on foot. This is between National Mall and Georgetown, so we covered both. Its a very small hotel, near the Indian and Indonesion Embassies. The room size is extremely small, but had TV and WiFi. The breakfast was not worth the $5...

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Columbia, Missouri, Usa
Reviewed 8 June 2016

The rooms are simple and clean and the hotel rates a 4 for those who are not put off by the untidy hall that serves as the front desk area. Fortunately the worst part of the hotel is where you enter and the staff is courteous and knowledgeable. It is in a very good area for eating and hanging out...

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 May 2016

I chose this hotel because of location and cost. Was pleasantly surprised after reading a lot of the reviews. Yes it isn't 5 star but if you want 5 star pay for it!! Was welcomed by receptionist and given cards to our room (410). Lift is a bit of a challenge with the sprung door but I only used it...

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  • Restaurant
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )

Additional Information about The Baron Hotel

Address: 1523 22nd St NW, Washington DC, DC 20037-1005
Region: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Dupont Circle
Price Range: RM348 - RM848 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Baron Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 68
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“The elevator is outdated to the point of uselessness so get something on the second floor or you'll be dragging luggage upstairs.”
 of 5 bubbles kylemH6194JA, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Try to get a high floor which should be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles CathiA_11, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The best advice is not to use a room here”
 of 5 bubbles tankerton1944, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“avoid getting a room near the bar if you need quiet time”
 of 5 bubbles rolilipol, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room on a higher floor”
 of 5 bubbles Mich016, 30 May 2016 | Read review
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