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Reviewed 23 October 2016

Pros: Location Great friendly staff Cons: I was expecting a queen or king sized bed instead I was met by to twin beds that couldnt even be pulled together. No view Window AC unit Doors war so abnoxiously loud when open and closing they use a real key so they ask you to leave at the front desk in case...

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1Thank Rene V
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 October 2016

OK! Let's face it. This place could be much better with a bit of effort - talking about general aspect here. The bright is that this Inn is very well located, with a lot to do within reachable (walking) distances - special mention for the White House. We got lucky as well cause the gentleman at the front desk gave...

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1Thank Elvis27Les
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

The person behind the counter was very helpful and the hotel was very well presented with alot of character. From the pet cat to the painting in the hallway near my room. Would definitely come back again.

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2Thank Paul S
Richmond, Kentucky
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

I booked this hotel because of the price and the location. Both of these aspects are great! However, if you are expecting a 5 star quality then do not book this hotel. Pros: Clean, Safe, Location, Price, Free Wifi and the staff is very helpful Cons: The building is old so there is damage to the rooms but nothing that...

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1Thank rosehay2
Reviewed 6 October 2016

I booked on Booking.com for one night due to location of my business while in DC. I did know it was a no cancellation policy but had solidified my business meetings so felt comfortable with that. Unfortunately, both my meetings which brought me to DC cancelled. I called the hotel, spoke to two people including Jamie who was in charge....

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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

When I read some of the negative reviews I was a little concerned. However, my experience was a very pleasant surprise given that this is a 2 star hotel. I having nothing bad to say about this hotel.The front of house ,Jamie (from France) was interesting,enthusiastic and full of useful information (good local restaurants, transport etc). The rooms are basic...

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2Thank chvrches
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Room wasn't clean. TV: 1) Poor sound 2) Little screen 3) Lagging from time to time Bathrom: 1) Air conditioning contained mold. It felt while showering Sleep: 1) Bed is too soft and old 2) Window is not sound proof

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Reviewed 7 August 2016

It is indeed an old building but everything is clean. The staff are really helpful and kind. It is not a luxury hotel but a nice and comfortable place to stay. Very well connected with buses and metro, and the surroundings are nice and safe. Nearby The U street area. I recommend it!

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lakeland, fl
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

As said in other reviews, the Windsor Inn is a older building and certainly has some wear and tear, some old water damage, and some work could be done to make it perfect. However, my room was spotlessly clean and the bathroom was updated. The furnishings have an antique feel to them. I like the decor.. It fits the age...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Many stairs! Hotel is old and has seen better days. Had to lug suitcases up many stairs, outside and in. I bolted and went to another place due to a housekeeping issue. (Yikes) Neighborhood is good. Bus transportation. Restaurants.

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Windsor Inn is a charming forty-eight room European-style hotel conveniently located on 16th Street several blocks from either the DuPont Circle Metro station or the Memorial/Cardoza Metro station. Business travelers as well as tourists seek out the Windsor Inn for its rooms that offer comfort, location, and value. The Windsor Inn's art deco lobby has original moldings and floor tiles from the 1920s renewal. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Windsor Inn

Address: 1842 16th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-3316
Region: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Dupont Circle , Upper Northwest
Price Range: $178 - $894 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Windsor Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 46
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“If you don't want to climb stairs request a room on the ground level.”
 of 5 bubbles 62DaveS, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I was told to avoid basement rooms because they're cold in winter. Rooms near the lobby are noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles snarliest1, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Never book the room in the basement, ask for higher rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles henryb449, 3 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Back likely to be quieter. Also no elevator or bell person, so avoid the 3rd or 4th floor if you don't want to lug your bags.”
 of 5 bubbles MattC797, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“call ahead and make sure your actually getting a queen or king and not 2 twins like me”
 of 5 bubbles 429renev, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
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