American Guest House a Washington DC Hotel B&B with 12 en suite bedrooms located within 10 minutes walk to Dupont Circle Metro Station and 1 mi NW of the White House. We are best known for our genuinely friendly service and delicious gourmet breakfasts.
Private Rooms with 1 Queen Sized Beds and Private Bathrooms located on 2nd and 3rd floors (no elevator but we'll carry luggage for you), Antiques, TV/Cable, Free WiFi, Phone/Voice Mail, Iron/Ironing Board, Hair Dryer, Desk/Chair, Mini Fridge, Central Air, Ceiling Fan. No Smoking, No Pets, No Children. Free hot breakfast with made-to-order options and Chef's Daily Breakfast Specials. Guests are welcome to help themselves to coffee, tea, hot chocolate and cookies at any time.
Lovely Private Rooms with Private Bathroom, one Double bed, located on 2nd and 3rd floors (no elevator but we'll carry luggage for you), Antiques, TV/Cable, Free WiFi, Phone/Voice Mail, Iron/Ironing Board, Hair Dryer, Desk/Chair, Mini Fridge, Central Air, Ceiling Fan. No Smoking, No Pets, No Children. Free hot breakfast with made-to-order options and Chef's Daily Breakfast Specials. Guests are welcome to help themselves to coffee, tea, hot chocolate and cookies at any time.
4.4 on August 21, 2013
Good: such friendly, helpful staff who create a family-like atmosphere, as do the rooms which, while small, are furnished with antiques and are incredibly clean and well-kept. We were offered daily room cleaning, but declined because we didn't need it, and we were clearly told the times for breakfast which was a lovely selection of fruit, a yummy omelette, and other things like muffins and croissants, and juice/coffee/ lots of different teas. Bad: we already knew from TripAdvisor that people had whinged about the creaky stairs (solved by staying on the top floor in room 401) and the smallness of the rooms (we are easy to please and I found it fine and cosy - besides, we weren't there all day).
4.4 on June 15, 2012
On a ten day business trip to DC, I really appreciated staying at the American Guest House. Experienced in standard and boring 4star hotels, I had been looking for something different, more humane and cosy. I definitely wasn't disappointed! The two rooms I stayed in were great, the quality of the equipment and the retro feeling of the furniture - special pieces altogether - invites for relaxing moments after busy work days. And the warmth of the place does not only stem from the wooden floors, walls with frames and the beautiful staircase - the manager, Jonathan, and Joseph, made the difference. Extremely helpful and courteous, and real professionals, they are always up for an interesting chat. Finally, let's mention the rich breakfast: a pleasure to start a day like this! For sure, staying at this guesthouse made a difference in my trip... I can only smile when I think about my colleagues who stayed in one of those dusty and anonymous hotels with hundreds of rooms.... Thank you!
3.8 on April 15, 2012
This was our first time at a B&B so we did not know what to expect. We were caught up looking around at all the beautiful and ornate woodwork. Nice rooms, very clean and comfortable. The innkeepers were all very nice. We really liked the closeness to DuPont circle...just a couple blocks away.
4.8 on October 20, 2010
We were on a two week trip that included the Waldorf in NY City and another luxury hotel in Texas. We spent 4 nights at the American Guest House while in Washington. It was clearly our favorite of all the places we stayed. Considering all aspects from room quality, price, staff kindness, and location, I would choose everytime to stay at the American Guest House. The Inn Keeper is an especially helpful person and we enjoyed the interaction with the other guest at breakfast each morning. When I am in DC, this is my first choice.
4.4 on August 29, 2010
I found this when I was in a jam and needed a quick fix. The rates are affordable and very stable compared to other dc places. the staff are very friendly and accomodating. and its a lovely old house with beautiful furnishings. you really do feel like youve gone to stay with a relative. very quiet. and the breakfast is quite a spread and a welcome addition. lively breakfast conversation. very comfortable beds. did i mention how friendly they are? ill recommend this place to my inner circle.
10 minutes walk Omni Shoreham Hotel, 10 minutes walk Wardman Park Marriott, 10 minutes walk to Dupont Cir Metro Station, 28 miles Dulles International Airport (IAD), 3 minutes walk Washington Hilton, 5 miles Reagan National Airport (DCA), Airport, City, Downtown
Washington DC, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan National) 5 miles
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Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Kennedy center, Night life, Smithsonian museums, White house, Cosmopolitan cuisine, Dupont Circle Farmer's Market, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Zoo, Bicycle rental, Bicycle riding trails, Billiards, Hiking trails, Horseback riding, Running Trails, Relaxing, Dinning, Shopping, Sight-seeing
Other, Bed and Breakfast, Historic Inn
Computer, Copier, DVD Player, In-room internet, Fax Machine, Fireplace, Library, VCR, Washer/dryer , Free Wireless Internet throughout the house, Business Center (Computer, Printer...), Free Luggage Storage, Complementary Coffee, Tea, Hot Chocolate,Cookies, Dining room open 24h/7 (Microwave, Toasters...), Concierge
Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Amenities Basket, Ceiling fans, Desk, Hairdryer, Internet Service, Ironing Board, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, Wi-Fi
Bicycle rental, Bicycle riding trails, Billiards, Hiking trails, Horseback riding, Running Trails, Relaxing, Dinning, Shopping, Sight-seeing
Portuguese, English, Spanish
travel, reading, bible history
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Omellette "aux fines herbes" with Mushrooms, Onions, Tomatoes and Cheese.
Enjoy cleanliness, friendly, knowledgeable service and delicious hot gourmet breakfast near Dupont Circle, in the heart of DC. Included in the rate is hot breakfast and wireless internet. No smoking, no pets, no children. Discounts can not combine, no cash value, no rain check.