1155 14th St. Nw, Washington, DC 20005 United States (USA)
View Map 1-800-230-4134
4.0 Star Downtown Hotel in District of Columbia County
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Very Good
4.0/ 5

Based on 605 guest reviews

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  • Our hotel comes with an outdoor pool
  • Avg. Group Discount of 26.8%!
  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
  • 193 rooms in hotel
  • Hotel has 14 floors
  • Check-out time: 12:00pm
  • Group booking rating of 10.0/10
  • 2 meeting rooms in hotel

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Local Attractions

National Mall, Verizon Center, Smithsonian Museums, Spy Museum, White House, Holocaust Museum, Convention Center, Capitol Hill.

Customer Reviews of Donovan House

4.0 out of 5.Based on 605 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

The Donovan House is located in the vibrant Thomas Circle neighborhood of Washington, DC and within walking distance to the DC Convention Center, The White House and the National Mall. The neighborhood also boasts a number of high end, eclectic dining options in addition to several quick eat options including Cosi, Starbucks and Corner Bakery. The guest room design by Studio Gaia breaks away from the traditional bathroom and bedroom layout by connecting the two rooms with a special cocoon spiral shower. All rooms and suites feature custom SFERRA linens, individual temperature control units, two-line phones with speaker and conference capabilities, and in-room safes. The bathrooms are replete with bath apothecary and luxury spa products. Entertainment options include a flat screen TV, on-demand movie library, I-POD docking station. Additionally WI-FI and broadband internet access are provided throughout the hotel. The in-room pantries offer Dean & Deluca gourmet snacks. In the summer months, the rooftop pool and bar offers uniques views over Washington DC.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:3:00pm
Check Out:12:00pm
Year of Last Renovation:2008
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:187
Handicap Rooms:10
Room Windows:Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:2 View Spaces
Meeting Space:1325 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 80 people
Dist. to Food/Bars:On-site
Dist. to Nearest Gym:0.3 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours:5.30PM-10.30PM
Policies / Expenses
Individual cancellation policy is before 3pm one day prior to arrival. Group cancellation policies may vary.
Nightly Parking:$40
Typical Group Deposit:10%
Total Taxes:14.50%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Food and Beverage Tax:10.00%
Porterage Fee:10.00 Per Person
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee:11.00 Per Day
Rooms Wired Internet Fee:11.00 Per Day
Food and Beverage Service Charge:21.00%
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost:25.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost:30.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost:40.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost:65.00 Per Person
Morning Break Cost:15.00 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost:15.00 Per Person
Banquet Reception w Hors d'oeuvres:45.00 Per Person/Per Hour

Amenities / Features

Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Garage
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Mini bar
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Restaurant
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • Valet Parking
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

We are located approximately 15 min. from Reagan National Airport (DCA) and 45 min. from Dulles International Airport (IAD). Taxi fares to Reagan National Airport start at $15 for one person and taxi fares to Dulles start at $60 for one person.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.
Previously known as:
Holiday Inn Downtown Dc, Holiday Inn Downtown Dc.

Hotel Rate Trends at Donovan House

Rate fluctuations of Donovan House

This chart illustrates averages of sleeping room prices for both group/meeting quotes and the best online individual traveler rates we could find at the time the group/meeting bid was entered. The most competitive group deal shown is 91.1% in January 2013 and the highest average individual rate is $1333 in the month of January 2013. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Donovan House in a month when rates are lower.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Donovan House

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Donovan House.

Feel free to use the Donovan House meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Washington event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow Square Table Layout
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention Booth Layout
Theater Layout
Reception Desk for Meeting
Registration Desk for Meeting
Woodward-Bernstein53 x 25 x 8132570/70--40403830--/--100120--
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Meeting room can be divided into two separate rooms. Woodward: 725 square feet, 29x25 dimensions. Bernstein: 600 square feet, 24x25 dimensions.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1325 Sq. Feet
53 x 25 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
Power Outlets:
Natural Light?:
Built In Screens?
Built In Stage?
Built In A/V?
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
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