The Donovan, a Kimpton Hotel ★★★★

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With its unassuming exterior and sophisticated but unpretentious interior, Donovan House, a Kimpton Hotel in Washington DC, gives its guests a unique accommodation experience. The hotel s black, purple and white color scheme creates a visual feast while modern furnishings and high style artwork establish its elegance. During your stay at Donavan House, you can cool off in the rooftop pool, bring your furry friend to stay with you and order an in-room spa treatment. The Washington Post included Donovan House on its list of Great Urban Hotels and Inns. Rooms are simple and luxurious with leather headboards, canopies and contemporary pod-style showers. Donovan House features a fitness room and a business center. Amenities include valet parking, concierge service and free newspapers.


Key facts

Donovan House guests will find themselves in the peaceful Thomas Circle area. This location places visitors within walking distance of the White House and near the Washington Monument, the Lincoln Memorial and the Smithsonian. After a long day exploring the nation's capital, stop by Zentan. This on-site Pan-Asian restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. You can also get a bite to eat and enjoy a drink at the DNV Rooftop Lounge. Room service is available, and if you need a private dining room, then you can reserve The Lion's Den, The Birdcage or a private cabana.


Chef Jennifer Nguyen introduces inventive global Asian cuisine with ZENTAN located in Donovan House

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  • Free Wi-Fi in Room
  • Outdoor pool
  • No smoking rooms/facilities


  • Air conditioned
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
  • Pet friendly
  • Elevators


  • Outdoor pool
  • Fitness center or spa
  • Fitness Center


  • Bar/Lounge
  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Meal plan - continental
  • Family plan


  • 24 hour front desk
  • Business center
  • Maid service
  • Concierge desk
  • Security
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Conference facilities
  • Audio visual equipment


  • Free Wi-Fi in Room


  • Parking


  • Accessible facilities
  • Accessible rooms
  • Accessible parking


  • Television with cable
  • Safe
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Hairdryer in room
  • Electronic door locks
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • International direct dial

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Nearby points of interest

J Edgar Hoover FBI Building 0.2 mi
Boy Scouts Memorial 0.3 mi
Studio Theatre 0.3 mi
National Geographic Society 0.3 mi
National Museum of Women in the Arts 0.4 mi
Washington Convention Center 0.5 mi
Lafayette Square 0.5 mi
Decatur House 0.5 mi
Chinatown 0.6 mi
Blair House 0.6 mi
Renwick Gallery 0.6 mi
National Theatre 0.6 mi
Albert Einstein Memorial 0.6 mi
Warner Theatre 0.6 mi
Freedom Plaza 0.6 mi
National Museum of American Art 0.7 mi
Fords Theatre 0.7 mi
National Portrait Gallery 0.7 mi
Smithsonian American Art Museum 0.7 mi
Department of Treasury 0.7 mi
International Spy Museum 0.7 mi
National Aquarium 0.7 mi
Zero Milestone 0.7 mi
Verizon Center 0.8 mi
Ronald Reagan Building 0.8 mi
Old Post office Pavilion 0.8 mi
Corcoran Gallery of Art 0.8 mi
Federal Triangle 0.8 mi
Octagon House 0.8 mi
Presidents Park 0.8 mi
U Street Corridor 0.8 mi
Lincoln Theatre 0.9 mi
Bohemian Caverns 0.9 mi
Koshland Science Museum 0.9 mi
National Building Museum 0.9 mi
Phillips Collection 0.9 mi
Folger Shakespeare Library 0.9 mi
Art Museum of The Americas 1 mi
National Museum of American History 1 mi
National Archives 1 mi
Judiciary Square 1 mi
National Museum of Natural History 1 mi
Newseum 1.1 mi
Washington Monument 1.1 mi
National Gallery of Art 1.1 mi

Hotel Policies

  • Check-in: 03:00 PM
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

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Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Feb 20, 2016 Check-out: Feb 21, 2016