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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 14 October 2013

This property is wonderful. Aside from a very comprehensive introduction to the property the service is quietly unassuming and wonderfully thoughtful. Isabelle is a marvelous cook and provides a spectacular breakfast and delightful afternoon treats. Antonio was very thoughtful and after discussing the size of our room (which we chose due to the colour) he offered to upgrade us to...

Thank Bimme_12
Reviewed 11 October 2013

This is a very nicely restored house about 10 minutes walk north of DuPont Circle. We were very well looked after for our stay - met by Antonio who showed us round and gave us plenty of information on where to eat and what to do in spite of the shutdown. There's homemade cookies coffee and sherry in the evening...

Thank Chuffer81A
Reviewed 10 October 2013

This House needs updating. Our room had area rugs and heavy draperies in it, that had not been cleaned for a very long time.The staff were ineffective in their help regarding sightseeing information. We had an early morning train to catch our last day, and were offered a " to go breakfast" which was not done. Great location in Dupont...

Thank camberl
Lawrenceville, Illinois
Reviewed 8 October 2013

We stayed at Swann House 5 nights and had a wonderful time. We had read many positive reviews on Tripadvisor and our experience lived up to everything we expected. The location was truly perfect - within walking distance of restaurants and the Metro station. The hotel has SmartTrip cards available for the Metro so no need to purchase, just load...

Thank julie c
Chelsea, MI
Reviewed 30 September 2013

We stayed in the Jennifer Green room during our five day stay in late September, 2013. The room was charming and comfortable. We especially enjoyed the private deck for a morning coffee or an evening glass of wine. The location was great, within walking distance to restaurants, markets, and the Metro. We loved feeling like a part of the neighborhood,...

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Reviewed 28 September 2013

This is a wonderful bed-and-breakfast and we're so glad that we booked a room with them after spending a lot of time on the internet searching for the perfect place to stay over Labor Day weekend for our first real DC tourist trip after living in Baltimore for many, many years. The Blue Sky Suite is on the top floor...

Thank Starchild027
Reviewed 16 September 2013

My wife and I stayed in the Parisian Suite at the Inn, which was an incredible place to stay. The Suite and entire Bed and Breakfast were absolutely magnificent with charm and elegance. The Breakfast Food was outstanding; truly a gourmet breakfast of the highest quality. On top of all of this the level of service was the best. It...

1Thank run60ner
Reviewed 9 September 2013

The Swann House offers great rooms, but not more than average breakfast. We stayed at the Swann House for two days in September and found the rooms to be well appointed and the bathrooms elegant. When we stay at a B&B our expectation is that the breakfast will be unique and memorable. During the two days we spent at this...

Alcalde, New Mexico
Reviewed 5 September 2013

We came to Washington, DC for our wedding ceremony. The Swann House was ideal for our stay. The staff members were very attentive to our needs. The room was very comfortable and clean. The location was ideal. We were even offered breakfast to go because of our early flight out of Washington. We would highly recommend it for your stay.

1Thank mrtoy116
Reviewed 4 September 2013

I stay at the Swann House every time I visit my daughters at their colleges in DC (past 8 years). I enjoy the peaceful, refined atmosphere just north of Dupont Circle, away from the hustle bustle of downtown DC. It is a beautiful area to take walks (many Embassies and interesting side streets with beautiful townhouses), yet it is minutes...

Thank JudyNYC88

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Breakfast included
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Circa 1883 mansion in the historic Dupont Circle neighborhood of Washington, DC. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Swann House

Address: 1808 New Hampshire Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20009
Region: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Dupont Circle , Upper Northwest
Price Range: $356 - $591 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Swann House 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Jennifer Green Room was great, especially if you are traveling alone.”
traveler2424_2424, 5 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We loved room 112-it has a balcony with a table and chairs to enjoy your morning coffee!”
103sherylr, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We loved our stay in the Light House Room. Round room with lots of windows! Sunlight galore during the day.”
755danielg, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Smaller rooms are excellent and are actually bigger than you'd expect! All rooms are gorgeous!”
nancyacheevers, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in the Serengeti Suite, a very nice room.”
raymondsZ3573WS, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
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