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Comprising a trio of late-1800s townhouses, this traditionally furnished hotel is a 6-minute walk from the Metro and 1 mile from the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. The elegant, antiques-filled rooms are individually decorated, and provide free Wi-Fi. Some have private bathrooms or sitting areas. Rooms are stair-access only. Continental breakfast is included, as is access to a nearby gym. There's also a bar and lounge with occasional live jazz, plus a New American restaurant with a seasonal menu.
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Property amenities
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Quirky Hotels
Historic Hotel
HOTEL CLASS
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Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
1034Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
149Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Don't let the entrance and tiny and a bit sloppy lobby deter you as inside, the Tabard Inn is one of the most cosy and charming small hotels you can find in Washington DC. Being one of the oldest continuously running hotels in town it...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Chris S
Reviewed 6 days ago

We love this place. It is off the beaten track, and has a funky, intimate feel like you've stumbled into a dated but oh-so-special secret hideout. The bar is friendly and drinks are high quality. Dinner is that same intimate/funky-but stylish atmosphere and the food...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank JR M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location, friendly staff, character. Food in restaurant really good. Bar atmosphere awesome. Beds could be a little more comfortable. For an older place, they really try to accommodate current traveler needs like WiFi and gym. Highly recommend.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Guide690544
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Tabard Inn defies the impersonal gloss of many modern hotels with its unique, personal charm. From Dante the dog to the variety of artwork and antique furnishings, your stay will be something special. Wonderful staff, a great restaurant, live music in the cozy bar...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank KarenEngelmann
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Warm, inviting, historical, and cozy. If these are some of your favorite words then this is your hotel. Tucked down a side street of Dupont Circle this is a gem with a great sitting room, bar and restaurant. Not great for young kids but bookish...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank elbtmiller
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113claricem
7 June 2017|
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Response from pamrhess | Reviewed this property |
parking is typically around $20 for 24 hours but its smart to check with the hotel. They will know.
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Amber S
14 March 2017|
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Response from Dave R | Property representative |
Hi Amber- Some of our guestrooms have shared bathrooms. The rooms have their own beds desks etc. The restroom is on one end of the hallway and the shower is on the other end outside of the guestrooms. No more than three... More
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Molly_Bad123
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Response from HotelTabardInn | Property representative |
Can we give you a big hug? You're wonderful. These words mean so much to us. Please contact me the next time you stay at The Tabard, I'd love to do something extra special for you. Email us, link in our website. And again... More
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Room Tips
"When taking a room with a shared bath, make sure to get the larger room, and avoid the smaller one."
W1780ORpeterw
27 Aug 2018
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"Love Room 11!"
allenandsuzannew
25 Aug 2018
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"talk to reservation staff about your needs or your limitations"
charlottekohler
6 Aug 2018
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"The upper the better, except for the penthouse which can get hot in summer."
kraemer2017
12 Jul 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$110 - US$345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United StatesDistrict of ColumbiaWashington DCDupont Circle
NUMBER OF ROOMS
40
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