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Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens, alarm clocks
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens, alarm clocks
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens, alarm clocks
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens, alarm clocks

Guest reviews

4.5/5 Wonderful
437 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Breakfast included
Business Services
Parking Available
Laundry
Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

Cleaned with disinfectant
Contactless check-in
24-hour vacancy between guest room stays

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationSmithsonian's National Zoo19 min walk
Popular LocationWashington National Cathedral19 min walk
Popular LocationGeorgetown University6 min drive
AirportWashington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National)18 min drive

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  • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking (Room 101)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsStandard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking (Room 101)
  • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking (Room 201)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsStandard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking (Room 201)
  • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking (Room 202)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsStandard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking (Room 202)
  • Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking (Room 203)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
    More detailsStandard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking (Room 203)
  • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking (Room 301)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsStandard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking (Room 301)
  • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking (Room 302)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsStandard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking (Room 302)
  • Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking (Room 303)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
    More detailsStandard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking (Room 303)
  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking (LL1)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsStandard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking (LL1)
  • Basic Room, 1 Twin Bed, Non Smoking (B1)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Twin Bed
    More detailsBasic Room, 1 Twin Bed, Non Smoking (B1)
  • Basic Room, 1 Twin Bed, Non Smoking (B2)

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Twin Bed
    More detailsBasic Room, 1 Twin Bed, Non Smoking (B2)

About this area

Washington

Located in Washington's Woodley Park neighborhood, The Kalorama Guest House is in the city center and near a metro station. Kennedy Center and Warner Theatre are cultural highlights, and some of the area's notable landmarks include Washington National Cathedral and White House. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Capital One Arena or RFK Stadium.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Smithsonian's National Zoo - 19 min walk
  • Washington National Cathedral - 19 min walk
  • Kennedy Center - 6 min drive
  • Georgetown University - 6 min drive
  • George Washington University - 10 min drive

Getting around

  • Woodley Park-Zoo Station - 6 min walk
  • Washington Union Station - 7 min drive
  • Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) - 18 min drive

Restaurants

  • Petits Plats - 6 min walk
  • Hot N Juicy Crawfish - 6 min walk
  • Lebanese Taverna - 7 min walk
  • Open City - 7 min walk
  • New Heights - 8 min walk

About this property

The Kalorama Guest House

Victorian Washington bed & breakfast in Woodley Park, near Smithsonian's National Zoo
This smoke-free bed & breakfast features self parking, coffee/tea in a common area, and dry cleaning. Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and a free manager's reception are also provided. Other amenities include laundry facilities, a computer station, and tour/ticket assistance. All 12 rooms offer free WiFi.
The Kalorama Guest House offers 12 accommodations. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking: USD 20 per day
  • Limited parking spaces
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily 8 AM–10 AM
  • Free daily reception
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Computer station

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Towels

More

  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Local maps
  • Restaurant dining guide

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 1 PM - 7:00 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 6:30 AM - 6:30 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 7:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and lockbox information; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk, lockbox, private entrance

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children 5 and younger are not allowed at this property; All guests older than 5 are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Self parking fee: USD 20 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

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
This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place
Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests
Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer
Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available
Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings

We should mention

Children 5 years old and younger are not permitted at this property
Parking height restrictions apply

Property is also known as

Kalorama
Kalorama Guest House
Kalorama Guest House B&B
Kalorama Guest House B&B Washington
Kalorama Guest House Washington
Kalorama House
The Kalorama Washington
The Kalorama Guest House Washington
The Kalorama Guest House Bed & breakfast
The Kalorama Guest House Bed & breakfast Washington

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Kalorama Guest House and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Kalorama Guest House offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Kalorama Guest House cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at The Kalorama Guest House?
As of Aug 6, 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Kalorama Guest House on Aug 11, 2020 start from $69, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is this property pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at this bed & breakfast?
Self parking is available for USD 20 per day. Limited spots are available.
What time is check-in at The Kalorama Guest House?
Check-in is from 1 PM–7:00 PM.
What time is check-out at The Kalorama Guest House?
Check-out is at 11 AM.
Where is this property located?
Located in Woodley Park, this bed & breakfast is within 2 mi (3 km) of Smithsonian's National Zoo, Washington National Cathedral, and Dupont Circle. Georgetown University and George Washington University are also within 3 mi (5 km). Woodley Park-Zoo Station is 6 minutes by foot and Cleveland Park Station is 13 minutes.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for The Kalorama Guest House

4.5
Wonderful
5 - Excellent
265
4 - Good
130
3 - Okay
32
2 - Mediocre
9
1 - Poor
1
4.5
Cleanliness
4.7
Service and Staff
4.3
Amenities
4.1
Property condition

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service

Great location. Rooms are not glam but they are comfy. Bathrooms small, shower very small. Amenities reduced due to COVID. Cereal and HB egg appreciated.

Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

    This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Stayed 3 nights in Jun 2020

    5/5 Excellent

      This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
      Stayed 1 night in Apr 2020