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London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 April 2013

We spent 4 nights at the Sofitel and had a wonderful time. For us it was the perfect location. Next to the Whitehouse and a short walk to all the Smithsonian Museums, the Memorials and the Tidal Basin. The hotel was a 3 minute walk to McPherson Square Metro station. From there you could get directly to anywhere in Washington...

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
Reviewed 12 April 2013

The location speaks for itself. The staff was amazing - remembering our names, opening doors, pleasant, smiling and helpful. The room was flawless. Valet parking was not perfectly efficient but more than just acceptable.

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Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
Reviewed 12 April 2013

Stayed four nights and service was again great, their doormen are outstanding and Concierge team, especially Germain (who even remembered me from my first stay last August, he'd been very helpful then with a missing courier shipment), is great. Their recommendations for restaurants were spot on several times. My room this time was larger, on a corner with three windows...

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Coronado, California
Reviewed 11 April 2013

This is a traditional upscale hotel very close to the White House and about a block from the nearest wonderful and easy to use Washington DC subway. The room was spacious, clean and beddings were simple and elegant. The bathroom room was also a good size. I appreciate the extra deep tub and the nice glass shower. Free Wi-Fi although...

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st. louis
Reviewed 10 April 2013

We chose to stay here after a wonderful experience at the Sofitel in Philadelphia a few years ago. This property is not quite as wonderful but still very good. The room we stayed in was quiet and comfortable. The view, a city view as promised, was quite limited. The room service for breakfast was OUTSTANDING. There really is no better...

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Paris
Reviewed 9 April 2013

We spent 2 nights there and found it very good. Service was impeccable. The room was large and very quiet, although it was probably full during the Cherry Blossom festival. Breakfast was good although they messed up our order each day (reg. omelette vs egg-white) but no big deal. Note that they charge the service/tips directly on the tab so...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 April 2013

Stayed here for a few nights over Easter while visiting as tourists. Check-in was a little sluggish but the staff were very friendly and welcoming. The room was excellent - top quality and spacious. Rate was very good but expect that was due to it being Easter (perhaps more business travellers stay there). Didn't eat in the restaurant but had...

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Huntington, West Virginia, USA
Reviewed 8 April 2013

The hotel and room were great. Spacious and confortable. Great service. The only complaint that I have would be the lack of thoroughness on the part of the cleaning staff. Dirt and dust balls hanging from ceiling and mirror in bathroom. Dirty shower floor.

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Albuquerque, New Mexioc
Reviewed 8 April 2013

Great DC location near the White House and Washington Monument. Old building with charm. Nice cozy bar with inside and outside seating. Nice decor but some rooms have small closets. Close to metro station.

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 8 April 2013

We spent 4 days at this location, the service is outstanding except housekeeping and room service. The little details executed properly makes the difference between a 4 star and 5 star hotel. Bathroom toiletries replenished, towels replaced daily, room service availability at all reasonable times. I was not expecting large dogs as hotel guests, are they limited to certain rooms?...

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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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ICI Urban Bistro
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Cuisines: French, European
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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: €180 - €551 (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
#7 Luxury Hotel in Washington DC
#8 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
#11 Family Hotel in Washington DC
#14 Green Hotel in Washington DC
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“high floor room, far from the elevator, NOT city view”
 of 5 bubbles KasiaChris, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Full suites are on the small side, but perfectly comfortable. Would try to book one of these if at all possible.”
 of 5 bubbles suthna, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Loved that my room was close to the elevator, on a higher floor and very quiet!”
 of 5 bubbles 896joanm, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If your staying more than 3 days ask for rooms with closet space can recommend 416 City view room”
 of 5 bubbles Threadersmal, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Higher floor, would probably be quieter, we had floor 7 and slept well”
 of 5 bubbles suzy6626, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
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