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"Good value and location. Not luxurious but clean and convenient. And slightly European-feeling with double-doored elevator whose doors don’t open au ... " More

By a verified traveler on Wed 23 Oct 2019

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Hotel Description

3-star hotel near Georgetown University

City center stay

Your stay at this Northwest hotel places you within 2 miles (3 km) of Georgetown University and White House. Lincoln Memorial and Ford's Theater are also within 3 miles (5 km).


This hotel features a restaurant, free WiFi in public areas, and luggage storage. Staff at the 24-hour front desk can provide around-the-clock assistance.

Double Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$129* Per night/room Aug 11 - Aug 12

Double Room, 2 Double Beds

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Room, 1 Queen Bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Double or Twin Room, 2 Twin Beds

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

The Baron Hotel ratings based on 11 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.2 out of 5 3.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for The Baron Hotel

Everyone (9) Family (2)
2 out of 5

Posted by on Mar 5, 2020

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4 out of 5
Good value and location. Not luxurious but clean and convenient. And slightly European-feeling with double-doored elevator whose doors don’t open automatically. Only complaint was slow/weak WiFi (and slow/weak reception on my own portable Verizon hotspot).

Posted by on Oct 23, 2019

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5 out of 5
Iv stayed here twice now, and am very pleased with the staff and their service. Last time I lost my phone on the metro. They did everything they could to help me stay in contact with people till I could get to the store and get a new phone. Their service is excellent. Clean rooms, very nice staff, and I LOVE the older style elevator. Close to metro, go puff friendly. Parking is ruff but we made it work. They have paper that explains all parking options. Has a bar and comedy club inside. Everything was just wonderful, and they are very accommodating. Thank you for a wonderful stay!

Posted by on Oct 7, 2019

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4 out of 5
VERY basic--small rooms, old decor, few amenities. But excellent location: 5 min. from Metro, 2 min. from Rock Creek Park (great for running), many restaurants in this lively neighborhood. Bathroom was clean, bed was comfy. Reminded me of an old European hotel. By far the best bargain in DC, if you don't mind bare-bones lodging.

Posted by on Jun 4, 2019

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4 out of 5

Posted by on May 28, 2019

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1 out of 5

Posted by on Mar 21, 2019

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1 out of 5

Posted by on Mar 20, 2019

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4 out of 5
Short walk to metro and restaurants. Staff friendly and helpful (except one overnight woman). Clean room, sheets and towels. On site restaurant/bar and comedy shows.

Posted by , from Maine on Oct 25, 2018

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5 out of 5
Surprised at first, not sure if it would be good. It was way nicer and cleaner than the other hotels we stayed at during our trip. The room had a Pergo floor and my grand-daughter spilt Coca-Cola, I dried it but since it had rained and my white socks were wet I wiped it more to get rid of any stickiness. After I looked at the bottom of my socks and they were still white. Highly recommend this place but take the 3rd of 4th floor if you retire early, there is a bar and restaurant on the first floor.

Posted by on Aug 5, 2018

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3 out of 5

Good location, near Dupont Circle Metro Station.

Pros: Location
Cons: Maintenance of the building/rooms, and upgrading of furniture. Replace bathroom appliances.
Location: about 2 1/2 blocks from Dupont Circle and the Metro stop. Lots of local restaurants and bars in the area, all within walking distance.
Hotel is old, European elevator (small), maintenance is done poorly (bathroom door had no normal handle/latch. They installed a sliding chain lock because the door hung so poorly it would not meet the latch hole. There was a gap at the top of the door frame). Shower is small and uses partial curtain and partial sliding glass door. Bathroom lighting was terrible in that it was blinding. They used 100 watt bulbs in all fixtures. Caulking and painting was done poorly. Furniture is old and stained. For the money I would not stay there again. For young people, there is a club in the hotel called the "Bier Baron" that apparently has a good reputation in the city. It got quite a bit of traffic at night. They have food and entertainment as well as beer, wine, and liquor.

Posted by , from Garland Texas on Apr 3, 2017

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Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. WiFi is free in public spaces. This 3-star Washington hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 53 guestrooms or units
  • 4 levels
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • No smoking on site
  • Dining venue

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Refrigerator (on request)


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


  • Train station: Washington Union Station (4.7 km / 2.9 mi)
  • Metro station: Dupont Circle Station (0.5 km / 0.3 mi)

Room Amenities

The Baron Hotel offers 53 air-conditioned accommodations with complimentary newspapers and complimentary toiletries. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations. This Washington hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Refrigerators, irons/ironing boards, and hair dryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Refrigerator available
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hair dryer available
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

The Baron Hotel has a restaurant serving dinner only.

Nearby Activities

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby

Hotel Policies


  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.


  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

No onsite parking is available

This property accepts credit cards and cash

Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession. No onsite parking is available. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, and cash. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays. Social distancing measures are in place and cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.

  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • No elevators
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Hotel Names

  • Baron Hotel
  • Baron Hotel Washington
  • Baron Washington
  • Hotel Baron
  • The Baron Hotel Hotel
  • The Baron Hotel Washington
  • The Baron Hotel Hotel Washington
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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.