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Emerson House Bed and Breakfast Reviews

11th Street, NE, Washington DC, USA

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10 Total Reviews
  • 67%Value For Money
  • 57%Security
  • 60%Location
  • 80%Staff
  • 60%Atmosphere
  • 53%Cleanliness
  • 60%Facilities

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We found the bathroom had not been cleaned, the last guest towels had not been changed, The table cloth had not been cleaned. The bed linen was clean but only given 1 towel to share. It took 2 days to get an extra towel. The bed squeaked terribly as did the timber floors above making sleeping difficult. Booked this place as a bed and breakfast as listed on your web site but were told that was incorrect however the proprietor gave us cereal and bread. The home kitchen was never cleaned.


I hadn't realised that it would be so far away from Washington DC city centre. The family members were very nice and friendly, as was the other guest, and the en-suite bathroom was nicely decorated. You get an entire room and bathroom to yourself, with free wi-fi, electric blanket, TV etc. However, I was slightly put off by the sign in the local park which warns people not to go there after a certain time. For work purposes, it is much easier to stay in central DC.

  • 11th Apr 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)

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