The Dupont Circle vs The Normandy Hotel

Both hotels are rated very highly by those who travel for a living. On balance, The Dupont Circle scores significantly better than The Normandy Hotel. The Dupont Circle is ranked #22 in Washington DC with praise from 8 publications like, Travel + Leisure and Frommer's.

The Dupont Circle
The Dupont Circle
8 / 10
1500 New Hampshire Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20036
From $305 /night
  • Pet Friendly
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
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Oyster Oyster
"Despite its modest 1940s-era exterior, the Dupont Circle Hotel is in the vanguard of modern design among D.C. hotels after a yearlong, top-to-bottom renovation." Full review
Michelin Guide Michelin Guide
"A rebranding and extensive renovation of this hotel turned it into a contemporary gem in a can't-be-beat location."
Star Service Star Service
"Parked in the midst of D.C.'s most vibrant social scene, it is a scene-stealer in its own right: a midcentury-modern hotel with a theatrical aesthetic that disguises its Irish roots." Full review
Gayot Gayot
"Having reopened in 2009, this property overlooking Dupont Circle has made a splash as a moderately-priced property with a modern flair."
Lonely Planet Lonely Planet
"Part of the Doyle group, this spot is chic and glamorous, in a more contemporary and sleek fashion than the embassy row it sits near." Full review
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The Normandy Hotel
The Normandy Hotel
7 / 10
2118 Wyoming Ave. NW, Washington DC, DC 20008
From $74 /night
  • Free Internet
  • Laundry Service
  • Business Center
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Tennis Court
  • Air Conditioning
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Concierge Concierge
"Located on a leafy side street within walking distance of Dupont Circle's restaurants and bars, the Normandy has a mellow, tucked-away feel."
DK Eyewitness DK Eyewitness
"On a quiet residential street, the Normandy has the feel of a bed-and-breakfast."
Oyster Oyster
"Offers plenty of perks... this boutique hotel is a good value for the neighborhood." Full review
Jetsetter Jetsetter
"Go residential and international at this elegant stay on a quiet street just off of DC’s tony embassy row." Full review
Fodor's Fodor's
"On a quiet street in the embassy area of Connecticut Avenue stands this small Irish chain hotel." Full review
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