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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have never given a hotel an excellent rating and we have stayed at many luxury hotels. But this stay was above and beyond our expectations because every staff member went above and beyond for us. We needed a roll away bed for our 5 year old. It was delivered immediately and the gentleman also filled our ice bucket and...

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

This was the final few days of a 3 week trip to USA for our family of 4. From the minute we arrived everything was easy. The staff were welcoming and friendly. Nothing was too much for them. As Accor members we had a few extra touches which makes you feel special. Our rooms were spacious and well appointed. Beds...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Absolutely gorgeous hotel, and friendly accommodating staff! Clean modern rooms and squeaky clean beautiful bathroom. Huge TV, comfy bed, coffee maker and extras upon request. Great central location within walking distance to literally everything!

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Bern, Switzerland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Location - hotel brilliantly situated a 5 minute stroll from the White House and within walking distance of numerous restaurants and the capital's main sights and museums. It’s also conveniently close to the McPherson Square Metro, Circulator bus route (good to get to Georgetown with a convenient $1 flat fare) and Big Bus tour stop. Hotel - The grand exterior...

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Joseph C, Director of Operations at Sofitel Washington DC, responded to this review

Dear wucie, We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at the Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square. It is always a pleasure to receive guest feedback, it will serve as an encouragement to all of our ambassadors as we strive to continuously improve the quality of our services. I will make sure to share all your comments with our...

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the Sofitel for three weeks for work in Dec. 2016. First let me say, I would give this hotel five stars for the staff service and location. The staff was always professional, friendly, and helpful. Check-in was easy and smooth, and the door men are absolutely lovely and right there to get the door and help with...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 1 week ago

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Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here in January and loved the hotel at the very first moment. Very nice and helpful staff. Quick check in, great large rooms with large beds, lots of closet space. The bar is also very nice with great small bites like wagyu sliders and pork buns.

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Dear Zwampen, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience! I am thrilled to know that you enjoyed your stay with us, and the personal service we strive to provide to our guests. We hope you will make a tradition of visiting us! Sincerely,

Reviewed 1 week ago

After a stretch away from that special person, you have to put Sofitel on your list of places to rendezvous. From the time we drove up, It was apparent Sofitel is classy place to stay, after all, its just around the corner from the White House. The staff were friendly, our room was darling, the food and service were to...

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Dear Jay Z, Thank you very much for taking the time to provide us with such lovely comments. Guest feedback is imperative to maintain the level of personal service that we strive for. We are glad to hear that Sofitel Washington DC is the right place to re-charge your batteries! We hope you will make a tradition of visiting us...

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Sofitel Hotel Washington DC in October 2016 and we really enjoyed our stay. The first welcome at the hotel was fantastic. All of the staff at the hotel did a terrific work every day as they all seemed to try to recognize you. One of the bellboys told me a morning that he really liked my...

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Joseph C, Director of Operations at Sofitel Washington DC, responded to this review

Dear Gabriel L, Thank you for choosing Sofitel for your visit to our Nation's Capital! I have shared your comments regarding your experience with our General Manager, Alexandra Byrne, who appreciates all guest feedback. I am glad glad to know that you took advantage of our personalized service as well as our central location, in the heart of downtown Washington...

Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First, pay no attention to other reviewers -- the closest metro stop (for blue/orange/silver lines) is McPherson Square. Take the Vermont St./White House exit (not 14th St.), walk straight out of the station and walk down I Street, in 1/2 block turn right on 15th. Walk another 1/2 block and on the right, you'll see the French flag - voila,...

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Dear Barbie21144, Thank you for choosing Sofitel for your visit! I am glad to know that you enjoyed your accommodations as well as our central location. As you mentioned, we do not have coffee machines in our rooms, however we have them available upon request, and we would be happy to send one to the room. Just ask! We also...

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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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: ₹ 14,404 - ₹ 53,451 (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
#9 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”
 of 5 bubbles wucie, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms are quiet, but I am not sure there are any great views.”
 of 5 bubbles NicoleG721, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“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.”
 of 5 bubbles jayz2017, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“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.”
 of 5 bubbles RynsMom, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
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