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Midland, MI
Reviewed 6 January 2015 via mobile

I put the Mayflower in the same group as the Madison and only slightly below The Jefferson and The Hay Adams in ambience. In a word, lovely. While the room was not as elegant as these others, room service was tasty and timely, and people watching in the lobby was terrific. The location is great for business or sightseeing.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 5 January 2015

Stayed here with my wife while visiting Washington for New Years. The place was decorated for the season. The room we stayed in was small, comparable to a cruise ship stateroom. Because we were staying there only one night, it was fine, but if I had stayed longer, I would have been angry at the cost for such a small...

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Reviewed 5 January 2015

I was so looking forward to our stay at the Mayflower over New Years. We were attending our nephew's wedding and the reception was held at the hotel on NY eve. We arrived the day before since we had a rehearsal and dinner to attend. After checking in we went immediately to our room to get ready for the rehearsal....

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Mayflower20036, Manager at The Mayflower Hotel, Autograph Collection, responded to this review

We are disappointed to hear you did not enjoy your recent stay at The Mayflower. Feedback such as yours is taken very seriously and we share it with our various departments so that we may find ways to improve our service. Please accept our apologies for the lapses you experienced and we truly hope for the opportunity to serve you...

Reviewed 31 December 2014 via mobile

When we decided we needed a hotel in DC for Christmas, I said The Mayflower or nothing. It was a great call! They were very welcoming every evening with a pop-up reception with warm-spiked bevs for adults and candy for kids. Due to renovations, they closed the concierge lounge, so they gave us coupons for the lovely Edgar restaurant.....full breakfast...

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Mayflower20036, Manager at The Mayflower Hotel, Autograph Collection, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your feedback from your recent experience on TripAdvisor. Please know that your concerns will be shared with our various department heads. We appreciate your review as it is valuable insight on how we can enhance our services. Marriott is offering complimentary internet for all Marriott Rewards members that book through Marriott. Thank you again for your...

Athens, Georgia
Reviewed 30 December 2014

Chose this hotel for its history & location - plus got a real good deal on Travelocity. Room's only view was the ventilation system so curtains stayed closed - had not been renovated yet but still was pleasant enough - a little too vanilla for my taste but hopefully new décor will have more of a kick to it. Nice...

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Lexington, VA
Reviewed 28 December 2014 via mobile

Very nice hotel and within walking distance to Washington, DC sites such as the White House, Washington Monument, Lincoln Memorial, World War II Memorial & Vietnam Memorial. Hotel staff is very friendly and always willing to help. The restaurant is a nice place to relax and enjoy a delicious meal. The breakfast buffet is a nice way to start the...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 27 December 2014 via mobile

Quick family trip over the holidays and noticed Mayflower had a great rate including parking and breakfast. Given how expensive parking and breakfast is (breakfast is ~$25 pp and parking was over $44) - could not pass up the deal. Hotel is convenient to DC attractions and neighborhood restaurants. Service was top notch. Everyone was friendly and helpful. Lobby is...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 27 December 2014

Attending a business conference. Very historical hotel. Good location. Nice room and good service in restaurant. Business center available. Appreciated several places to sit and have informal meetings both in reception area and mezzanine level. Only issue.... bathroom door in hotel room was locked / broken and I could not access upon first arriving, but maintenance staff person was helpful...

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Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 25 December 2014

We chose this hotel for its presumed elegance and historical importance. It is a shame that the current management cannot live up to just basic hotel-management procedures. Every day at 8 AM we had a housekeeping lady asking whether she could make our room or to have an indication of at what time she could come in. Can you not...

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Mayflower20036, Manager at The Mayflower Hotel, Autograph Collection, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your feedback from your recent stay at the Mayflower Renaissance Hotel. We are thankful for the opportunity to understand your experience while you were a guest in our hotel. Your review will be shared with our room inspectors to reiterate the importance of working with our guests on when a good time to service the room...

Aldie, Virginia
Reviewed 23 December 2014

Work conference at this great old DC property! Nice atmosphere (especially the nightly free Happy Hour with candy and cocktails in the lobby!) Loved that all the rooms were unique. Nice meeting space. Service was not great, but ok.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, The Mayflower Hotel, Autograph Collection has been a vibrant social hub in Washington, DC since opening in 1925. Refreshed and contemporary, our historic hotel newly inspires the city for business or pleasure with its premier location on Connecticut Avenue. The Mayflower delights with a timeless luxury found in our sweeping marble lobby, picturesque ballrooms, in-house health club, and luxury-minded guestrooms, offering plush bedding, high-speed wireless internet, and flat screen TV's. Enjoy a culinary delight at our lively American brasserie EDGAR, or step outside to experience the local flavor of Dupont Circle and other nearby attractions. Effortlessly blending historic tradition and modern luxury here in the heart of the nation's capital, The Mayflower Hotel is national treasure not to be missed. ... more   less 

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Address: 1127 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20036-4301
Region: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Upper Northwest
Price Range: €68 - €1,066 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Mayflower Hotel, Autograph Collection 4*
Number of rooms: 581
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Also Known As:
Mayflower Hotel Washington Dc
Renaissance Washington Dc
Washington Dc Renaissance
Renaissance Mayflower Hotel
Mayflower Hotel Dc
Hotel Style:
#30 Luxury Hotel in Washington DC
#53 Family Hotel in Washington DC
#56 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
#68 Business Hotel in Washington DC
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