Washington, DC 

Akwaaba Washington-DC

 
16th and R. Street NW
Washington, DC 20009 US
(877)893-3233
(202)328-3510
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Rates: $150 to $265
Total Rooms: 7

Description

Circa 1890. Stay at Akwaaba Bed and Breakfast while visiting our nation's capital. This four-story Victorian rowhouse was built in 1880 and has been renovated with a delightful décor that celebrates African American authors and classic themes. The B&B is perfectly located in Washington, DC less than a ten-minute walk to the Dupont Circle metro station, so city monuments and museums are easily accessible. Meet other guests over afternoon refreshments. Reserve an onsite massage or spa service. Delightfully inviting guest bedrooms and spacious suites boast pampering amenities. Stay in a room with a clawfoot tub, couples dual shower or in a suite with double Jacuzzi. Start each day with a home-cooked breakfast before beginning the day's adventures exploring America's history or influencing present-day politics.Location: City/Urban, Dupont Circle and Downtown Washington DC.

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Rooms & Rates

Rates: $150 to $265
Payment types accepted include Visa, Travelers Checks, Personal Checks, Discover, American Express and Master Card.
Rooms: This property has 7 total guest accommodations with private bath, 2 with whirlpools.
The types of beds available include King, Double, Queen and Twin.

Policies

Minimum Stay Requirements: Weekends require 2 or 3 night reservations, especially in Spring and Fall (peak seasons). One-night reservations available when able to be accommodated
Cancellation: A deposit of $50 ($100 for the Writers Suite) is required at the time of reservation, with full payment 2 weeks before arrival. Cancellations require 2 weeks, once the room is paid for; any cancellation results in a refund only for nights able to be resold.
Smoking: Outside Only.

Services & Amenities

Meals Included in Rates: Breakfast and Afternoon Tea.
Types of meals: Full Breakfast, Afternoon Tea, A hot cooked breakfast is served 8 AM weekdays and 9 AM weekends. A self-catered continental breakfast is available for guests who need to depart earlier in the morning.
Amenities In Room: Wireless Internet Access, Voice Mail, Television, Telephone, Refrigerator, Iron/Ironing Board, Hair Dryer, Desk, CD Player, Cable TV, Bathrobes, Bath Amenities, Air Conditioning and Clock Radio.
Amenities On Site: Phone, PC, Computers and Television.
Business Traveler Amenities: Television, Off-site Dry Cleaning Services, Iron/Ironing Board, Internet Access, Hair Dryer, Gym Nearby, Flexible Check in/out Times, Desk, Wireless Internet Access, Close to Washington DC Convention Center, Hilton Towers and Marriott Wardman convention hotels.

Spa Services

On-Site Spa Services: Massages, Manicures/Pedicures and Facials.
Specialty Treatments: Spa Services require advanced reservation and are provided by partner spa's
Off-Site Spa Services Available

Activities

Events Hosted: Romantic Getaways, Family Reunions and Honeymoons.
Other Activities: Shopping (Local Crafts), Parks, Museums, Live Theater, Horseback Riding, Bicycling, Art Galleries, Antiquing, Smithsonian Museums, White House, Convention Center, Monuments, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Hilton Towers Hotel, National Zoo, Library of Congress and U.S.Capital.

Romantic Interest

Romantic packages are offered for couples. Two guest rooms with Jacuzzi tubs, one with an antique clawfoot tub and the Romance suite is filled with romantic literature.