The George, a Kimpton Hotel

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

Hotel Overview

4.3/5

Overall score

95%

Would recommend

Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4.6
Hotel staff:
4.4
Comfort:
4.2
Location:
4.5
Value:
4.2
Traditional style blended with modern twists and Bistro Bis

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.

3 Reasons to Stay:
  • 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

The George, a Kimpton Hotel 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.

Things to Do:
  • White House (1.9mi/3km)

  • US Capitol (0.5mi/0.8km)

  • Lincoln Memorial (4.2mi/6.7km)

  • Washington Monument (1.7mi/2.7km)

Policies and fees
  • 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.

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
Handicapped 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

Hotel Map

38.8962 -77.01
Nearby airports
Washington National Airport, (DCA), 5.00, MI, N; Baltimore/Washington International Airport, (BWI), 32.00, MI, SW; Washington Dulles International Airport, (IAD), 28.00, MI, E;
Area description
City Center

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
  • Arthur M Sackler Gallery: 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.

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Guest Reviews (75)

Ratings and reviews for The George, a Kimpton Hotel

Overall score

4.3 / 5
5.01.0
75 out of 75
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4.6
Hotel staff:
4.4
Comfort:
4.2
Location:
4.5
Value:
4.2

95% would recommend to a friend.

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Mack Hou
Business
The George, E Street NW, DC
Feb 9, 2014

Overnight at the George

Very attentive and friendly staff, very clean rooms and modern appointments but, the heater in my room on this chilly night was too loud each time it fired up.

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

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Ornex
Business
Geneva, Switzerland
Jan 25, 2014

Wonderfully comfortable room

I thoroughly enjoyed this hotel. The room was very well appointed and comfortable. I had a room with one queen bed. While the view wasn't great (into other bedrooms# I wasn't there for that. I was looking for a comfortable hotel with easy access to the Department of Labor. The hotel fit this bill. My only complaint was about the service at Breakfast. on two occasions I had to hunt them down to ask for something. Upon entering, they immediately assumed that I would drink coffee and started to pour it before even asking what I wanted. I drink tea.! Same with the bill. The bill would come before even asking if we needed anything else. #same at dinner). This being said the food was really very good.

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

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Richie C
Business
New York
Dec 30, 2013

Christmas 2013

Great staff and it's location next to union station is great. I'll be staying there again.

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

Business

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Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Getaway for a busy mom
Business
Wichita, Ks.
Nov 6, 2013

Great Stay!

I was in for a long weekend and my stay was almost perfect! I had one issue with a "neighbor" my last night in the hotel but the staff took care of it. I would recommend staying at The George!

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

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Bevi'ly
Business
Southern, Maine
Nov 4, 2013

Cousins capital reunion

The staff was outstanding with smiles and a sincere interaction that I found welcoming, which is sometimes lacking at city hotels. Location to capital, museums and sites were good with minimal taxi need. Hotel even gave a runners map ..... I loved that touch. Weather was 72 ...go figure for November??. Even cabbies were friendly! What an unexpected switch.

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

Business

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Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
yvetteeeee
Business
New York
Oct 16, 2013

Excellent boutique hotel, highly recommend

Fantastic stay, the staff couldn't have been more helpful. Particularly enjoyed "wine hour" - free wine every afternoon from 5-6pm! Also, free bike rental, truly excellent way to see the city sites.

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

Business

Money-saving tip: In Hotel

Free bike rental, much better way to explore the city than by foot, you can cover way more ground and really enjoy the process.

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Review of The George, a Kimpton Hotel

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Salty
Business
Washington, DC
Oct 15, 2013

Wedding Weekend

There for a wedding. Lived in DC for a while, perfect distance from a number of sites, the metro, and easy to grab a cab. Would stay again.

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

Business

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Review of The George, a Kimpton Hotel

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
mjquick10
Business
North Jersey
Oct 9, 2013

Adequate stay

It was unfortunate timing our trip was during the govt shutdown so the city was dead. The location is great, right next to the train station. The restaurant in the lobby is kind of overpriced. The tv reception shouldn't be that bad for the price per night. The hotel was clean, and the staff were friendly and accomodating though.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
3
Comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
2
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of The George, a Kimpton Hotel

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Deal Man
Business
Chicago, IL, USA
Mar 4, 2013

Great location, good value

Only disappointment was that I booked a room with 2 queen beds, but upon arrival they only had a room with 1 king bed -- so the staff arranged for a rollaway bed instead.

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

Business

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Review of The George, a Kimpton Hotel

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
SUPER BEAN
Business
DURHAM
Dec 5, 2012

nice location

It is near the union station, which allows us to walk there within 5 minutes.

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

Business

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