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American Guest House

524 reviews
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  • Excellent69%
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Parking
3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

We found the B&B charming, cozy, and a delightful change of pace from chain hotels. We had room 403 and had to climb stairs but we knew that when we made the reservation and also knew this was going to be a trip where we...More

Thank Michael M
Response from AmericanGuestHouse, Manager at American Guest HouseResponded 8 December 2017

Thank you so much for your wonderful review! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Chef Kevin makes delicious homemade breakfast specials and we're glad you enjoyed them. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 November 2017

This was out first time staying here. WE were quite impressed. Smaller, but comfortable rooms. Comfortable bed. TV and wi-fi in room. Outstanding breakfast every day. Helpful staff. Good location. Highly recommended.

Thank Normandie1936
Response from AmericanGuestHouse, Owner at American Guest HouseResponded 3 November 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a wonderful review! We were happy to accommodate you. Know you are always welcome at American Guest House--we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 21 October 2017

Located where Dupont Circle, Kalorama, and & Adams-Morgan come together, this historic building is beautifully restored, with a most friendly and helpful staff. The rooms are small but very comfortable with the basic amenities. While the common areas have an appearance of luxury, the rooms...More

Thank Jonathan652
Response from AmericanGuestHouse, Owner at American Guest HouseResponded 22 October 2017

Thank you so much for the 4 star review--we are glad you enjoyed your stay. Reviews are so valuable for us to know what is working for our guests and what is not, and we are grateful to host such wonderful guests such as yourself!

Reviewed 24 September 2017

American Guest House provided a comfortable base to explore the famous monuments of Washington DC. A half hour walk south to the Mall and a ten minute walk to Adams Morgan area for restaurants and organic food shopping. The accomodation is atmospheric, providing an historic...More

Thank suedekam
Response from AmericanGuestHouse, Owner at American Guest HouseResponded 27 September 2017

We really appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review! Thank you for the helpful feedback! We hope you return soon!

Reviewed 23 September 2017

The American Guest House was beautiful, homey and extremely comfortable. The breakfasts were delicious, I enjoyed conversations around the table and the location is fantastic! I stayed in the lower level; it was a spacious room with bath.

1  Thank reengh
Response from AmericanGuestHouse, Owner at American Guest HouseResponded 27 September 2017

Thank you! We love that our guests are able to enjoy great conversation at the breakfast table!

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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US$235 - US$309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$235 - US$309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Nora, Mintwood Place, Buca di Beppo, Ruth's Chris Steak House...they are too many to list. Only two blocks away you will find 4 blocks of restaurants and bars.
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"Some rooms are intended for one guest others for two. Read the descriptions or call to have the staff help..."
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"Consider carefully if you cannot walk up stairs"
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"There isn't an elevator, but staff will help you take luggage to your room if you ask."
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"Room 301 was great! It faced the street but was pretty quiet. I did have an in-room air conditioner, but I..."
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