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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 7 January 2011

Wonderful staff, generous daily breakfast, very clean rooms, and excellent service. Enjoyed our stay very much and would definitely revisit!

Thank nicho_megan
Oakland, California
Reviewed 4 January 2011

Super friendly staff and great value for a nice (if not super deluxe) restful spot in a great location just north of Dupont Circle. I've stayed at the American Guest House half a dozen times now at least (frequent business traveler to DC). Staff remembers your name, and cooks you eggs to order in the morning for breakfast. The nice,...

Thank JesseJenkins
Hannover, Germany
Reviewed 4 January 2011

My stay in the American Guest House B&B was really great. Staff was really friendly, attentive and helpful in every situation. I got a lot of information regarding places to visit or events to attend which really enriched my stay in Washington. Thanks a lot to Jonathan and Vanessa! Breakfast was great...besides all the regular things like rolls/crossaints, toast, cereals,...

1Thank Optimus-GER
Reviewed 2 January 2011

Great location, very clean, personal attention, fantastic staff, and a good hot breakfast. Staff was helpful in answering questions about how to find destinations and what bus routes to take. Enjoyed meeting other guests over breakfast. Would definitely stay here again.

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Reviewed 20 December 2010

As first time visitors to DC, this place provided everything we could possibly need. Conveniently located to all major sites in DC and not a long walk from the subway, it was very easy to find. The room was lovely, the food was great and Jonathan and his staff really made us feel at home.Definitely recommended!

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Racine, WI
Reviewed 17 December 2010

I stay at AGH whenever I'm in DC for business, which is about 4-5 times per year. Johnathon and the staff always provide excellent service from check-in to check-out. Rooms are super clean, breakfast is custom-made, with lots of a la carte options, and the location is great. I will definitely stay at AGH again.

Thank dgloo
Reviewed 14 December 2010

My husband and I traveled to the DC area for Thanksgiving and stayed 3 extra days to celebrate our 5th wedding anniversary. I found a GREAT coupon on trip advisor and based on other reviews decided this was an Inn that met all of our needs and wants. We really enjoyed our stay and even received a bottle of sparkling...

1Thank MRK1119
New England, US
Reviewed 13 December 2010

I came into DC for a job interview and had to foot my own bill, so really needed to find something affordable, but nice and in a good location. I found the American Guest House B&B on-line and it looked great. When I called, Vanesa was so nice and helpful ... I felt really good about my choice. When I...

Thank Itchin2Go68
San Francisco
Reviewed 28 November 2010

This is a small B&B, very clean. Friendly staff. Excellent value for the price. Can't beat the location. Rooms are small but comfy. Few amenities. There is no elevator. Strong coffee and fresh muffins, fruit, cereal etc. for breakfast, served in a 19th century dining room.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 22 November 2010

This is the one of the best Gust House I've met! I took Room 303, this is very clean room and big space!. Their bad stuffs are so good too! I love this hotel.

Thank Japanese-Taste

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
American Guest House is a well appointed 12 bedroom with en suite bathrooms Washington DC Bed and Breakfast located in a historic 1893 Venetian Gothic building near the Washington Hilton Hotel. Within a 10 minutes walk to Dupont Circle Metro, and within a 10 to 15 minute walk to Wardman Park and Omni Shoreham Hotels. We are located near Dupont Circle in the historic Kalorama Triangle neighborhood. This DC Bed and breakfast is located near the White House (about 25 minutes by foot), about 1 mile from the National Zoo and 2 miles from the Smithsonian Museums and Monuments. We are located in a trendy, upscale, safe and beautiful neighborhood in the heart of DC. Great area to stroll around and enjoy the beautiful old mansions. Within walking distance you'll also find several of Washington DC's best restaurants, as well as the Phillips Art Gallery, Embassy Row, specialty shops, and even Rock Creek Park with its beautiful cycling and hiking trails. Culture is plentiful in DC with its majestic theaters, shows, ethnically diverse dining options, and beuatiful monuments. ... more   less 

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Address: 2005 Columbia Rd NW, Washington DC, DC 20009
Region: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Adams Morgan , Dupont Circle
Price Range: RM936 - RM2,625 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — American Guest House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Pay attention to the floor your room is on, the stairs are a challenge with luggage.”
 of 5 bubbles JohnF771, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“There are rooms for single and double occupancy. All are lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles TravelingChef123, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If you are over 60 and/or have a bad back, try getting a lower floor so you don't hurt yourself struggling with luggage on the stairs”
 of 5 bubbles Rob07052, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“No elevator and rooms were in 2nd and 3rd floor so keep that in mind.”
 of 5 bubbles Paca1946, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you are not fit, do not choose a room on the 3rd floor as there is no lift but this adds to the charm.”
 of 5 bubbles JAL57, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
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