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George Washington University Inn

824 New Hampshire Avenue NW, Washington DC, DC 20037
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  • 98%
    Students
  • 98%
    Family Travelers
  • 75%
    Business Travelers
  • 63%
    History Buffs
  • 63%
    Nightlife Lovers
  • 63%
    Budget Travelers
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  • George Washington University Inn

    As its name suggests, this Inn is in George Washington University's back yard. So, it's a great place for visiting families. It's also one of the closest hotels to the Kennedy Center and its wealth of cultural offerings.

    There's a small fitness center, but no pool. And the front desk is accessed from either a driveway or through their trattoria. . So, stay for location, not amenities!

    The rooms are large, and the staff is young and congenial. I liked the lemon water and candies in the lobby.

    Recommended for:Business TravelersFamily TravelersNightlife LoversStudents
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    George Washington University Inn is centrally located to GW University, Georgetown, and Foggy Bottom Metro. The rooms are outdated and could use a refresher, but they are clean and you don’t feel as if you are in the center of the city. Metro accessible is very important in Washington, DC since the city can seem spread out if relying on cabs only. The hotel has one restaurant that serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The restaurant also has a happy hour, which is great if you don’t want to go to a bar for a cheap drink. I don’t have a pet, but the hotel is pet friendly. Wi-Fi is free in all guest rooms because most people travel with some type of smartphone and/or tablet. The hotel offers complimentary upgrades if available for their rooms.

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  • George Washington University Inn
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    The best thing about this place seems to be its location – a couple of blocks from the Foggy Bottom Metro – though the neighborhood is cute enough. As its name implies, it’s in the heart of GWU territory, so you’ll see lots of kids in the streets here.

    People seem to love the rooms with the kitchenettes, but I didn’t even know they had them. The room I was in had a fridge and microwave, which was enough for me. It’s not like I’m going to be whipping up gourmet dinners in a hotel. There is a Whole Foods a couple of blocks away, but honestly, couldn’t you eat out for almost the same price? In fact, nearby is Lindy's Red Lion, where they have great burgers, if you don’t mind the noise and sitting elbow-to-elbow with college kids. They serve beer (hence all the college students), but my favorite is their root beer.

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  • George Washington University Inn

    First and foremost, this hotel is hard to find. Their signage is sparse, perhaps because of the quasi-residential nature of the neighborhood, but regardless I struggled to find the hotel.

    That said, it's worth the hunt. The hotel has the charm of a well-manicured bed and breakfast while coming equipped with the amenities of a nice hotel. I found the room stately and sizable, and while the kitchen might not be necessary for all travelers it's just nice to have one, especially if you're staying for multiple evenings.

    The fitness center is pretty small and they don't have a pool, though they do share one with a hotel just a few blocks away if you ask them. However, they are conveniently located near downtown Washington (including the famous/infamous K Street) as well as the White House. I personally love to romp around college campuses, so their proximity to GW University is a big plus for me. The Foggy Bottom and McPherson Square Metro stations also aren't too far away for travelers looking to get out and about.

    This is a particularly good choice for prospective students and their families as well as business travelers, but it's a solid pick for anyone going to Washington.

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Description

Set in the heart of Washington, this hotel is close to George Washington University and the Kennedy Center. Other attractions include the Lincoln Memorial.

Features.
Dining options at The George Washington University Inn include a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Room service is available during limited hours. This 3.0 star property offers small meeting rooms, limo/town car service, and audio visual equipment. This Washington property has 850 square feet of event space consisting of banquet facilities and conference/meeting rooms. Additional property amenities include multilingual staff and laundry facilities.

Guestrooms.
There are 95 guestrooms at The George Washington University Inn. Beds come with pillowtop mattresses. Furnishings include desks and sofa beds. Accommodations include kitchenettes with microwaves, refrigerators, and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms feature bathrobes, slippers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. In addition to CD players, guestrooms offer multiline phones with voice mail. Televisions have video game consoles and pay movies. Air conditioned rooms also include separate sitting areas, blackout drapes/curtains, electronic check out, and

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electronic/magnetic keys. Guests may request hypo allergenic bedding and wake up calls. A nightly turndown service and housekeeping are available. Cribs (infant beds) and rollaway beds are available on request.



Notifications and Fees:

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check in, or check out.

  • Valet parking: $30 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

OverviewEdit

3.0 out of 5
4 members' reviews
2,982 people visited George Washington University Inn
Excellent! - 85% of guests recommend
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    +1-888-271-2681

Amenities:

  • Business Center
  • Fitness Center
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Hi Speed Internet
  • Data Ports
  • TV In Room
  • Hair Dryer
  • Air Conditioning
  • Voicemail
  • Electronic Room Keys
  • In-House Bar
  • Video Check Out
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Parking Garage
  • Clothing Iron
  • In-House Dining
  • Wake Up Service
  • Coffee & Tea Maker
  • Safe
  • Valet Parking

Reviews Summary

Excellent!1082 reviews across the web.

  • Guests think this is a family-friendly hotel.
  • Guests recommend this hotel for budget travelers.
  • Location
    Near to public transport, according to 100%.
  • Price
    Excellent value for money, said 100%.
  • Service
    98% found the staff to be very friendly.
  • Hotel
    90% thought it was clean.
  • Room
    82% thought rooms were spacious.
  • Restaurant
    81% loved the dining experience.

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