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    Akwaaba DC

    1708 16th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-3104
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    Overview
    • Excellent82%
    • Very good15%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “b b” (152 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Suites
    Kitchenette
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    Reviewed 23 September 2014 via mobile

    For my wife & I's 2nd anniversary, I wanted to go somewhere we could be a part of the action yet have access to peace/solitude, so I started looking for hotels near the DC/VA area. After being under wowed by place after place I searched,...More

    2  Thank Joseph T
    Reviewed 21 September 2014

    The stay was fantastic. I cannot say enough about the warm reception & helpful interactions that we had with the Innkeeper, Joanna. She is wonderful & extremely helpful. Although we didn't see housekeeping every day, when we did encounter them, they were also very pleasant....More

    2  Thank Adrienne C
    Reviewed 19 September 2014

    We were attending a meeting in Washington DC and actually stumbled upon Akwaaba through trip advisor. What a terrific find! Parking was a snap right behind the building. The area was safe and bustling with nearby restaurants and shops. Our room was large and comfortable....More

    1  Thank Robert M
    Reviewed 16 September 2014

    Joanne was our host and from the first meeting to the last goodbye she was amazing. She was more like a best friend ... ready and willing to help with anything. The hotel is absolutely beautiful. The rooms are large and well appointed. The theme...More

    1  Thank earthenergy
    Reviewed 10 September 2014

    My husband and I, along with our 3 college age kids, spent 3 days in DC and our home base was the Writer's Apartment in the basement of Akwaaba. It is in a set of row houses in the DuPont Circle neighborhood where you are...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 177 - USD 351 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • District of Columbia >
    • Washington DC >
    • Dupont Circle
    • Also Known As
    • Akwaaba Dc Hotel Washington Dc
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    Traveller (95)
    Room & Suite (33)
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    DAJ28
    17 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
    14 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
    5 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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    "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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    "Rooms are large but no elevators to upper levels"
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    "Request the 2nd floor for the less active as it was 50 steps to reach my room."
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