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    Akwaaba DC

    1708 16th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-3104
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent81%
    • Very good15%
    • Average1%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “b b” (157 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    5 Nov6 Nov
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    21 - 25 of 460 reviews

    Reviewed 26 May 2017

    Loved so many things about staying at the Akwaaba DC! We were graciously welcomed by the innkeeper upon our arrival. The location was great, the comfortable bed was a dream and the warm and welcoming ambience made you feel right at home! Loved the breakfast!...More

    Thank O2850ATtom
    Reviewed 24 May 2017

    The bed was very comfortable and the linens were very high quality. Room was comfortable, in a very quiet residential area and had every necessary amenity. Secure wi-fi and a delicious and hearty breakfast to start your day. And lest I forget... the evening wine...More

    Thank David B
    Reviewed 20 May 2017

    We booked 4 rooms for our daughter's graduation for three nights and one room for one night. We arrived to receive a most gracious welcome from Kim, the innkeeper. She happily accommodated a room change for a family member, and was extremely knowledgeable about the...More

    Thank 261Wanderlust
    Reviewed 15 May 2017

    This cool-gray room is not by any means a garret, though it’s on the fourth floor (former servants’ quarters) of this Victorian mansion, and even though it’s called the Poetry Room. Two spacious beds with perfect mattresses, views out the windows of roof tiles and...More

    Thank ElizaM7
    Reviewed 1 May 2017

    We love B&Bs and this one is fabulous! Nani was attentive and the house is beautiful. We stayed in the Langston Hughes room because I love a balcony. This one is a bit scary because of the age of the house (a little slanted and...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Price range
    • US$188 - US$269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • District of Columbia >
    • Washington DC >
    • Dupont Circle
    • Also Known As
    • Akwaaba Dc Hotel Washington Dc
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    Traveller (96)
    Room & Suite (33)
    Dining (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (84)
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    17 February 2017|
    Response from bnbaccomDC | Property representative |
    Thanks for your question. Our DC location does not have a gym or pool. Vida Fitness, a full gym, though no pool is .3 miles, just a few blocks from the house. Steve
    Trish C
    14 April 2015|
    Response from bnbaccomDC | Property representative |
    Hi Trish, Thanks for your interest in Akwaaba DC. Unfortunately, we do not have a secure place to store bikes. Steve
    5 February 2015|
    Response from bnbaccomDC | Property representative |
    The Dupont Circle station, Red line is a 4 block walk. The Cardozo/U Street station, Green/Yellow lines, is about a 6 block walk.
    Room Tips
    "The stairs are creaky and the floor uncarpeted, older wood, so the top floor is quietest."
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    "Romance Suite is large very spacious with a comfortable mattress"
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    "The Langston Hughes is spacious with a large jacuzzi tub and the common areas are great for having..."
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    "Some street noise on the front side, but overall, very quiet."
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