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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

Concierge services are available 24 hours a day. The hotel also has features a rooftop pool, a restaurant, and a 24-hour fitness facility. Room service (limited hours).

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 24-hour 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 WiFi access in the hotel lobby.

  • Business center 
  • Conference space 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 193 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Number of floors - 14 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Computer station 
  • Restaurant 
  • Concierge services 
  • Meeting rooms 2 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 10000 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 929 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( 12.99 USD per 24-hour period )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( 12.99 USD per night )


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Pay movies 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • iPod docking station 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Climate control 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

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 115 
  • 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.

  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Braille or raised signage 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

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.

Pets allowed (no fees)


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.

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