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Sofitel Washington DC

806 15th Street NW, Washington DC, DC 20005-1101
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  • National Museum of Women in the Arts
    0.4 km
  • 5 star hotel
  • Free Wifi
Reviewed 30 April 2013
Lives up to its reputation
Just got back from a lovely visit to Washington, DC. I was so... more
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Southern New Jersey
Reviewed 30 April 2013

Just got back from a lovely visit to Washington, DC. I was so glad we chose the Sofitel. The facility itself is lovely, but it was the staff that makes this hotel such a wonderful place to stay. The service was outstanding on every level, noticably so. Our room was very comfortable and quiet. I would have liked fluffier towels,...

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Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 29 April 2013 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for a half marathon that I ran in. The hotel's location was great - close to good restaurants and most importantly the start line of my race. Service was also very good. Our room was clean and they were able to accommodate my request for an early breakfast on the morning of my race....

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Surrey UK
Reviewed 28 April 2013

The Sofitel could not be more centrally located, being just a few blocks away from the White House, and convenient to the Metro (McPherson Square). The door men are excellent and protect you from the rush of traffic - we used the Washington Flyer service from Dulles who provided a SUV at zero notice since we had significant luggage -...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 27 April 2013

I had no preconceived idea about what this Sofitel hotel would be like, I just wanted to get there after a long train journey and a very long queue at Union Station for a taxi. Wow, I was blown away by the customer service from everyone. The room was quiet and luxurious, breakfast was amazing and a great bar to...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 26 April 2013

We stayed for 2 nights, arriving on the first day about 9am to drop our bags off and being very pleasantly surprised (and happy!) that our room was ready. After a quick pit stop to shower and change shoes - we were off to the National Mall, only a short walk away. The hotel is so conviniently located, it was...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 25 April 2013

Fantastic stay in DC at a great hotel. The most comfortable bed you can imagine. The location is fantastic to explore DC and the staff can't do enough to help you achieve whatever you want to see or do.

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Oxford, CT
Reviewed 23 April 2013

This is a wonderful hotel in every respect: 1.the service is welcoming and attentive. We arrived a little confused about how to park/ enter the hotel. The valet somehow read the expression of confusion on my face as I sat in traffic near the hotel and immediately handled everything for me. From then on, all our needs were met in...

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Quebec City, Canada
Reviewed 22 April 2013

My wife and I were here for our 20th anniversary during the busy Easter holiday. DC was full of people, but this beautiful hotel was so quiet and relaxing, near everything without being in the middle of everything. All the staff were amazingly friendly and upbeat, it was a nice little onus to be greeted in French, but this place...

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Australia
Reviewed 21 April 2013

From the moment you enter this beautiful hotel, until the moment you leave, you are made to feel so welcome. All staff are extremely courteous and helpful, always greeting you with genuineness. The hotel is beautiful, rooms are tastefully decorated, and very comfortable. The hotel is so convenient to all the tourist attractions and easy walking distance to everything. As...

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Reviewed 20 April 2013

I took four years of French in high school, so I got a small thrill (I admit) when I was greeted with a Bon Jour as we walked into the foyer. BTW, the bell hops JUMPED to open the doors for us, so refreshing. Our bedroom was snug and comfortable. I can say I enjoyed it. I liked the location...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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ICI Urban Bistro
ICI Urban Bistro
Cuisines: French, European
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square represents one of the most exclusive locations in the nation's capital. Discover this contemporary downtown Washington DC hotel, situated at the corner of Lafayette Square, bordering the White House. Our downtown DC hotel accommodations occupy an updated historic landmark, first erected in 1880. Celebrate Sofitel's "art de vivre" within this luxury hotel in downtown Washington DC - marked by distinctive style, superb cuisine, and incomparable service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sofitel Washington DC

Address: 806 15th Street NW, Washington DC, DC 20005-1101
Region: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC
Price Range: RM974 - RM3,146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sofitel Washington DC 5*
Number of rooms: 237
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Also Known As:
Sofitel Washington Dc Hotel Washington Dc
Accor Washington Dc
Washington Dc Sofitel
Hotel Style:
#4 Business Hotel in Washington DC
#8 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
#10 Luxury Hotel in Washington DC
#11 Family Hotel in Washington DC
#14 Green Hotel in Washington DC
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“Pay extra for a superior room and one that faces outwards, on a higher floor”
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“Rooms are quiet, but I am not sure there are any great views.”
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“I liked the street facing room, but really I don't think you can go wrong with any of their rooms as it is a top of the range establishment.”
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“Ask if there is a room that has windows that can be opened”
 of 5 bubbles chilangom, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We were on the fifth floor at the end of a corridor. Our room was opposite a building that was being renovated, no noise.”
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