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The Embassy Inn

1627 16th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-3063 See on map
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Business Centre
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place wasn't too bad, but not too good either. If you're in town to do a weekend of partying and that's it, this is the place for you. There are NO extras...none what so ever. The rooms are really small, and dirty. Well not...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank wifeofrock
Response from JohnB15867, Owner at The Embassy InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. I am truly disappointed to learn that your stay did not meet our standards. While we are planning a renovation, there is no excuse for the items you mention. If you would be willing to call the property and speak...More

Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Not happy at all. AC broken, in fact ice on outside of unit. Had to take fan from desk clerk. Rooms dingy, baseboards and trim in need of couple coats of paint, tv perpendicular to the bed. Very very soft wood under carpet on one...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Jo S
Response from JohnB15867, Owner at The Embassy InnResponded 1 October 2018

Dear Jo S, Thank you for posting a review. We take all feedback seriously as we look to improve our hotel. I am not certain about the high priced comment as we typically try to budget friendly. As new owners, we are planning a renovation...More

Reviewed 26 August 2018

We had a poor experience during our arrival as the front desk was empty for about 15 minutes. We ended up waiting till someone arrived. Breakfast was not included with the room thereby causing another surprise during booking. the only positive points from this are...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank 1ak1
Response from JohnB15867, Owner at The Embassy InnResponded 1 October 2018

Dear 1ak1, Thanks for posting a review. Darn, waiting 15 minutes when you are tired from traveling and ready to relax in disappointing. With a small hotel such as ours, we do sometimes have just 1 team member at the guest service desk and it...More

Reviewed 17 July 2018

I arrived at the hotel with my confirmed reservation in hand at 8pm. The reservation was guaranteed for late arrival, yet when I tried to check in i was told my reservation had been cancelled and the room sold to someone else. Turns out, if...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Response from JohnB15867, Owner at The Embassy InnResponded 1 October 2018

Dear Fafolguy, Thank you for your review. To clarify for our readers, if you make a reservation with a CC that cannot be verified, the reservation can not be held We do not cancel rooms arbitrarily, under ANY circumstances. A email was sent to the...More

Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Reaching there possibly got worst room which was highly congested to move, to keep your belongings, no in room safe, reception stuff tough to have conversation, though some other staffs got good on following day. No breakfast facility. But 24 hours tea coffee available at...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank sfmo2018
Response from JohnB15867, Owner at The Embassy InnResponded 1 October 2018

Dearsfmo2018, Thanks for your review. It is true that we do not yet offer in room safes, and we ARE planning to include in our upcoming renovation. I am disappointed to learn that you did not have a GREAT experience with our team upon arrival...More

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The Embassy Inn is a charming thirty eight-room European style hotel conveniently located on 16th Street several blocks from the Dupont Circle Metro station. Business travelers as well as tourists seek More out the Embassy Inn for its comfort, location, and value. The Embassy Inn originated in 1910 as an eight-unit apartment house. In 1919, it was converted into a thirty-room tourist hotel and was re-opened in 1987 as a thirty-eight hotel. Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$77 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Embassy Hotel Washington Dc
The Embassy Inn Washington Dc
Embassy Inn Washington Dc
United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Dupont Circle
Hotel class
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
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US$77 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Embassy Hotel Washington Dc
The Embassy Inn Washington Dc
Embassy Inn Washington Dc
United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Dupont Circle
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Response from Fred theflo O | Reviewed this property |
When I stayed there I parked on the street. Overnight parking was like $17.00 plus your car must be out the lot by 7am which means you still have to park on the street. I was a block and a half away. Kept that money in my... More
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Response from svb_11 | Reviewed this property |
I didn't rent a car since we were so close to the Mall. But, there is no parking at this hotel. It had maybe two spots along the street. A parking garage was mentioned that's a couple of blocks away. We had breakfast a... More
Room Tips
"A room in another hotel!"
7 Sep 2017
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"Rooms facing the street are noisier, so try facing the back."
3 Sep 2017
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"Get the first floor because the elevator may not be working. Better yet, book a different hotel."
9 Aug 2017
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"Best tip - choose a different hotel"
1 Aug 2017
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