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    Akwaaba DC

    1708 16th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-3104
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    Overview
    • Excellent81%
    • Very good15%
    • Average1%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “b b” (155 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Holiday Inn Washington DC - Central / White House
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    11 - 15 of 456 reviews

    Reviewed 1 July 2017

    The Modern Room was fantastic and comfy! I stayed three nights here with my boyfriend on a trip to Washington DC. I couldn't have found a better place that was close to the bus stop, centered in the heart of downtown, easy walking distance to...More

    1  Thank CMolineros
    Reviewed 30 June 2017

    Welcome(d) is how we felt the moment we set foot inside the three-story Akwaaba DC bed and breakfast. Kim greeted us at the door, showed us how to use the locks, then gave us a tour of the house. This was our first time staying...More

    1  Thank Mytravel_57
    Reviewed 26 June 2017

    We had the "poetry" room for 5 nights mid-June 2017. Two large beds in one room. The room, hosts, and common area were superb. Only caveat: no elevators, so you learn to bring all you will need downstairs (or up), to minimize trips up the...More

    Thank TheNewDeb
    Reviewed 22 June 2017

    We were in DC from June 8th to June 11th to celebrate 2 birthdays. My friend lives in Dupont Circle so I wanted a place near her. I searched the Web and found Akwaaba. In every way it was an excellent experience, from booking the...More

    1  Thank benjie25
    Reviewed 21 June 2017

    We love Awkaba House. I have stayed there when in town on business or with my family when we travel for please. The location is just blocks from dozens of places to eat and shop and quick walk to the Metro.

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$211 - US$1,045 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
    • Location
    • United States >
    • District of Columbia >
    • Washington DC >
    • Dupont Circle
    • Also Known As
    • Akwaaba Dc Hotel Washington Dc
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    DAJ28
    16 February 2017|
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    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
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    Trish C
    13 April 2015|
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    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
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    924146635
    4 February 2015|
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    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.
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    Room Tips
    "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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    "Higher floors, center rooms are quieter though may not be as spacious. Sufficient for two."
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    "This should be optional. I don't need or want to give a tip on which room to choose."
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