$159 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Sep 5, 2015 Check-out: Sep 7, 2015

The George, a Kimpton Hotel

4 stars
View map of 15 E Street NW, Washington, DC 20001

Hotel Overview

Reviewer score
4.2
out of 5
70 reviews
Great weekend stay

Such a warm and welcoming hotel. Great location that is convenient to Union Station and Capitol... See full review

  • NYR484
  • Apr 21, 2015
Perfect in every way...especially convenience!

Yes. It was fabulous from the doorman to the desk personnel and the wine pourer!! See full review

  • Mary S.
  • Mar 24, 2015

The George, a Kimpton Hotel, built in the boom era of 1928, shares a similar background to several other Washington D.C. luxury hotels. As such, George Hotel embodies classic style, in keeping with the prestigious surrounds of its Capitol Hill location. The atmosphere is chic and modern. Guests get a fully comprehensive luxury experience, and can sample some of Capitol Hill's finest dining at the affiliate restaurant Bistro Bis, offering the highest quality French cuisine with the convenience of onsite dining. Pets are welcome, a relatively unusual feature and a very welcome addition for more local travelers.

Rooms

The George, a Kimpton Hotel offers guests many of the benefits common to other Kimpton hotels. The in-room spa service is a highlight. Guests can book spa treatment and not have to worry about finding the venue, as professional staff will come to the room to provide a full relaxing massage and spa treatment. The rooms feature much of the chic style that characterizes the exterior, lobby and restaurant. The generously sized rooms come in a range of standard rooms with king and queen sized beds and suites with expanded living facilities. The deluxe rooms offer around 270 square feet of spa e, with comfortable platform beds and full range of extras including a granite topped desk, 32 inch plasma TV that is tastefully hidden when not needed, and sunken tub in the bathroom for a relaxing soak. Queen rooms include an extra bed, perfect for families or traveling groups.

Highlights
  • Capitol Hill location gives easy access to most of the popular Washington D.C. monuments and landmarks

  • High quality French dining on site with affiliate restaurant Bistro Bis

  • Bold designs bring the 1928 hotel completely up to date

Nearby attractions
  • White House (1.9mi/3km)

  • US Capitol (0.5mi/0.8km)

  • Lincoln Memorial (4.2mi/6.7km)

  • Washington Monument (1.7mi/2.7km)

Policies
  • Check in 3:00 pm

  • Check out 12:00 pm

This is not a comprehensive list of fees. Any amounts listed above may not include taxes and are subject to change.

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The George, a Kimpton Hotel Rooms

Deluxe Queen Room
Deluxe Queen, 260 sqft, 48in LED TV marble bath,glass shower, large desk 300 thrd count linens, Kuerig coffee maker
Executive Queen
Exec. Queen, 330 sqft, marble bath, dble glass shower, desk, 48in LED TV 300 thrd count linens, luxe bathrobes
Deluxe King Room
King Deluxe, 270 sqft, marble bath, glass shower, separate tub, large desk, 300 thrd count linens, 48in LED TV
Deluxe King Room with Sofa Sleep
King Deluxe, Sofa Sleeper, 270 sqft. marble bath, glass shower, separate tub large desk, Kuerig coffeemaker, luxe robes
Deluxe Queen Queen Room
Deluxe 2 Queens, 260 sqft., large desk marble bath, glass shower, separate tub 48in. LED TV, Kuerig coffeemaker, luxe robes
Deluxe Queen Queen Room Sofa Sle
Deluxe 2 Queens, Sofa Sleeper 270 sq ft, marble bath, glass shower, separate tub 48in. LED TV, Kuerig coffeemaker, large desk
Presidential Suite
535sq.ft,living room,Sleeper Sofa,1.5 baths,
Accessible Deluxe Queen Room
Accessible Deluxe Queen Room with Roll-in 275 sq. ft., roll-in shower, comm features, free WiFi for Kimpton Karma Rewards Members,
Accessible Deluxe Queen Room
Accessible Deluxe Queen Room, 275 sq. ft., accessible tub, comunication features, free WiFi for Kimpton Karma Rewards Members

Amenities

  • WiFi
  • Non Smoking
General
Air conditioned
Non Smoking
Pet friendly
Elevators
FEMA approved
Activities
Fitness Center
Jacuzzi
Spa
Dining
Bar/Lounge
Continental breakfast
Restaurant
Room service
Meal plan - continental
Services
24 hour front desk
Business center
Maid service
ATM/Cash machine
Security
Wake-up service
In-Room Safe
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Porters
Conference facilities
Audio visual equipment
Conference suite
Internet
WiFi
Parking
Parking
Valet parking
Accessibility
Accessible Rooms/Facilities
Accessible facilities
Accessible rooms
Accessible parking
Room
Television with cable
Safe
Phone with speaker
Telephone
AM/FM alarm clock
Desk with lamp
Mini bar
Hairdryer in room
Outlet adapters
Fire alarm with light
Bathroom telephone
In room movies
Temperature control
Electronic door locks
Iron
Ironing board
Sprinklers in rooms

Nearby points of interest

  • National Postal Museum: 0.2 mi
  • Union Station: 0.2 mi
  • Columbus Memorial Fountain: 0.2 mi
  • Folger Shakespeare Library: 0.4 mi
  • Peace Monument: 0.4 mi
  • National Building Museum: 0.4 mi
  • United States Capitol: 0.5 mi
  • Judiciary Square: 0.5 mi
  • Capital Children's Museum: 0.5 mi
  • United States Supreme Court: 0.5 mi
  • Koshland Science Museum: 0.5 mi
  • Newseum: 0.6 mi
  • United States Botanic Garden: 0.6 mi
  • Verizon Center: 0.6 mi
  • National Gallery of Art: 0.6 mi
  • National Postal Museum: 0.2 mi
  • Union Station: 0.2 mi
  • Columbus Memorial Fountain: 0.2 mi
  • Folger Shakespeare Library: 0.4 mi
  • Peace Monument: 0.4 mi
  • National Building Museum: 0.4 mi
  • United States Capitol: 0.5 mi
  • Judiciary Square: 0.5 mi
  • Capital Children's Museum: 0.5 mi
  • United States Supreme Court: 0.5 mi
  • Koshland Science Museum: 0.5 mi
  • Newseum: 0.6 mi
  • United States Botanic Garden: 0.6 mi
  • Verizon Center: 0.6 mi
  • National Gallery of Art: 0.6 mi
  • National Museum of the American Indian: 0.7 mi
  • Library of Congress: 0.7 mi
  • Smithsonian American Art Museum: 0.7 mi
  • National Portrait Gallery: 0.7 mi
  • National Museum of American Art: 0.7 mi
  • International Spy Museum: 0.7 mi
  • National Archives: 0.7 mi
  • National Air and Space Museum: 0.8 mi
  • National Mall: 0.8 mi
  • Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum: 0.8 mi
  • Chinatown: 0.8 mi
  • Fords Theatre: 0.8 mi
  • Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden: 0.9 mi
  • National Museum of Natural History: 0.9 mi
  • Washington Convention Center: 0.9 mi
  • Old Post office Pavilion: 1 mi
  • Arts and Industries Building: 1 mi
  • Smithsonian Institution: 1 mi
  • Enid A Haupt Garden: 1 mi
  • National Museum of African Art: 1 mi
  • Federal Triangle: 1 mi
  • L'enfant Plaza: 1 mi
  • Warner Theatre: 1 mi
  • Boy Scouts Memorial: 1 mi
  • Ripley Center: 1.1 mi
  • Sackler Gallery: 1.1 mi
  • National Museum of Women in the Arts: 1.1 mi
  • Freer Gallery of Art: 1.1 mi
  • National Theatre: 1.1 mi
  • Freedom Plaza: 1.1 mi

Dining

Bistro Bis
Hip and sophisticated/ warm and intimate. Bistro Bis warm natural cherry interior/ designed by award-winning architects Adamstein and Demetriou/ is a wonderful/ very modern version of a French bistro. From the zinc bar with its tall columns and fabulous f

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.

Ratings and reviews for The George, a Kimpton Hotel

Overall score

4.2 / 5
5.01.0
70 out of 70
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4.5
Hotel staff:
4.3
Comfort:
4.2
Location:
4.5
Value:
4.1

94% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of The George, a Kimpton Hotel

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
NYR484
Couples
New York
Apr 21, 2015

Great weekend stay

Such a warm and welcoming hotel. Great location that is convenient to Union Station and Capitol Hill. We arrived late on a Friday night after a lengthy Amtrak delay. Check in was a breeze. The gentleman at the front desk must have noticed our travel weariness, because he offered us complimentary wine. He said the hotel has a daily happy hour with free wine, but we had missed it. So, he brought out a bottle of red and a bottle of white and wished us a pleasant evening! Definitely will stay again on our next trip to DC.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Couples

Review of The George, a Kimpton Hotel

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Mattie
Couples
arlington
Apr 6, 2015

Convenient location for Union Station

I had a quick trip to DC and needed a convenient hotel for my early morning departure from Union Station. The staff was okay, not overly professional but surely they were nice and competent. The hotel is nicely decorated but it is not high end style or sophistication, just a half step beyond the average décor.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
3
Comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Couples

Review of The George, a Kimpton Hotel

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Mary S.
Friends
N/A
Mar 24, 2015

Perfect in every way...especially convenience!

Yes. It was fabulous from the doorman to the desk personnel and the wine pourer!!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Friends

Review of The George, a Kimpton Hotel

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Zooker
Couples
Brookfield
Jan 25, 2015

Excellent location

While visiting my son at Catholic University, I now have a new place to stay. Love this hotel and it's proximity to Union Station. The bathroom was beautiful and room was so stylish. Everyone was so helpful, I will be back monthly for visits..

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Couples

Review of The George, a Kimpton Hotel

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Summer95
Couples
Oakland
Jan 16, 2015

Vacation

It is OK place to stay. The location is not very easy to get in and out.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
3
Comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Couples

Review of The George, a Kimpton Hotel

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Crazy Lebby
Couples
Charlottesville, VA
Oct 13, 2014

Quiet, convenient, courteous

Our room was quiet and very clean and the location was near many attractions. Complementary happy hour with wine and live piano music were a nice touch. Our bathroom featured an excellent shower but the bathroom itself was very small with minimal counter space. Hotel ambiance was very nice and the staff were courteous.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Couples

Dining tip: Short drive from hotel

DInner at Zaytinia is superb!

Review of The George, a Kimpton Hotel

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Two visitors
Couples
northern Indiana
Sep 19, 2014

Sightseeing adventure

Hotel was neat, clean, quiet, and the service was good. Everyone was very helpful and kind. The location was great for what we needed it for. A short walk from Union Station. Would stay there again.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Couples

Sightseeing tip: Not Applicable

We were there for two days and only saw the highlights of Washington DC. If you want to explore the museums, etc., plan on spending several days there.

Review of The George, a Kimpton Hotel

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Laura and Anthony
Couples
New Jersey
Sep 2, 2014

Great service

We took a train from NJ to get to DC, and the GEORGE is so conveniently located, we were able to walk there in under 5 minutes. When we got there, we were so pleasantly surprised with the great service, decor and cleanliness of the hotel. They offer a free cocktail hour for the guests, which we loved! The room was spacious, and brilliantly decorated. The service is so great that if you forget some toiletries, they would supply you with them.. And they even offer to go get it for you if it's something they cannot give you on the spot. It is close to so many tourist attractions and great restaurants! We both said next time we go to DC we are staying there again.. And when we stay at other places we will look for kimptongroup hotels.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Couples

Review of The George, a Kimpton Hotel

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
DMover
Single
Greensboro, North Carolina
Sep 2, 2014

Great location and bang for the buck!

Nice hotel with a friendly staff. Great location from the museums and Union train station. Parking is ok but you can walk to a lot of the great tourist attractions there. I would stay there again!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Single

Review of The George, a Kimpton Hotel

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
JoRocket
Couples
Montreal,Quebec
Aug 26, 2014

Perfect Boutique Hotel

Perfect location, very friendly and extremely helpful staff! We arrived very early, and of course we knew or room wouldn't be ready (8:30 am), but they took our luggage and we started our day. We came back at around 11:00 to get something from the suitcase and were told our room was ready! The room was newly renovated and was just perfect! The location was right near Union Station, and a 5 minute walk to Capitol Hill. Every night if you were at the hotel between 5-6 they had wine and Sangria, in the lobby. Definitely a perfect place to stay in Washington!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Couples

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