Get an overview of this hotelHotel in Washington near White House

Historic Thomas Circle

The Donovan, a Kimpton Hotel is situated on historic Thomas Circle in the old city of Washington, DC. The White House is within a mile.

24-hour concierge

Room service and concierge services are available 24 hours a day. The hotel also has features a rooftop pool, a restaurant, and a fitness facility.

Marble bathrooms

Marble bathrooms are connected to bedrooms by special cocoon spiral showers. Amenities include LCD flat-screen TVs and minibars.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Donovan, a Kimpton Hotel features a rooftop pool surrounded by a sundeck with lounge chairs and a fitness room. The hotel also offers a restaurant serving pan-Asian cuisine. The limestone and teak wood reception area provides a 24-hour front desk, concierge desk, and multilingual staff. Business amenities include a business center and complimentary wireless Internet access in the hotel lobby.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Computer station 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 10000 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 929 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 14 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 193 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Climate control 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • iPod docking station 
  • LCD TV 
  • Minibar 
  • Pay movies 
  • Phone 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Satellite TV service 

Where to Eat

Zentan Restaurant - Serves global Asian cuisine. Menu includes Singapore Slaw with salted plum dressing, Szechwan duck with bean jam lotus pancakes, and a wide selection of sushi and sashimi. A limited menu is also available at the rooftop pool bar.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness facility.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Segway rental/tour nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is noon

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are 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.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Destination fee: USD 17.18 per accommodation, per night
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Valet parking fee: USD 45 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
Sorry, we seem to have had an issue loading our review content. Try again?