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Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel

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Amelia Island, Florida
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We paid over $1,000 per night and felt totally ripped off. In all my years of traveling I have NEVER had room service delivered in plastic and cardboard containers with only flimsy plastic utensils. It was also the first time that ANY room service has ever REFUSED a request to bring a bowl or bucket of ice with a dinner...

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Orlando, Florida
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Stayed at the Renaissance for the inauguration. Rooms were expensive. The bed was not comfortable and my wife and I had difficulty sleeping. Also, the room was up against the elevator shaft so I would hear the cables from the elevator in the middle of the night. The room service was pretty good, except we kept asking for a decaf...

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed here during a conference and business meetings in the CBD. Excellent value and real friendly staff. I can also recommend this hotel for people with disabilities, there special rooms are excellent. It also has an awesome gym.

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United States
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Beautiful Hotel located near convention center but close enough to walk almost anywhere. The rooms are clean, modern and you'll have a great night sleep. In house Starbucks make coffee easy but he restaurant serves great breakfast.

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San Francisco Bay Area, CA
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Booked this hotel through the conference I was attending (the Marriott Marquis which is attached to convention center was sold out), and got a discounted rate via my convention group. The conference was at the convention center, and it was very easy to get from this hotel to the convention. Go through the rear entrance of the hotel off the...

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Starkville, MS
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed for 5 nights in a king bed room. The pros and cons are: Pros: - Room had a small refrigerator - They had plenty of plugs available in the room. Some are inconspicuous places so look around. - Good lighting in room. - Lobby offers a variety of seating, particularly areas away from traffic. - They have an...

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Boston
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I am a regular business traveler, but the week after Christmas I brought my family to Washington DC for a few days of sightseeing. I booked at the Renaissance due to previous past experience with other Renaissance properties and the GREAT rate I was able to secure for our three-night stay. I found the hotel to be gorgeous inside- great...

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Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

If you have a parcel delivered to this Hotel, be aware that they charge up to US25.00 just for receiving it. More if they have to keep you parcel until your arrival. When I complained about these excessive charges, I was told that they handed their parcel and mail services to FedEx Office. No mention of these charges on the...

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Ottawa, Canada
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I stayed here due to its proximity to my conference and wasn't expecting anything special. I was pleasantly surprised. It's well located within walking distance to tons of restaurants and sightseeing. Rooms are large and comfortable. Bathroom was nice. I had a great view of the Carnegie library. Staff were very friendly and knowledgeable. The attached restaurant (Presidents?) had great...

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Maryland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a Marriott Rewards Gold member, I asked upon check-in if we might be given a slightly larger room, especially given that we have two teenaged children and my son is now 6'1 so it helps to be able to have a rollaway in the room in addition to two queen or double beds. The front desk rep kindly complied...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Discover the culture of DC while experiencing true sophistication at Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel. When you arrive at our hotel, you will feel as if you have found a hidden gem amongst everything that makes DC exciting. Award winning restaurants, boutique shopping, CityCenterDC, Verizon Center, Spy Museum, Chinatown, National Portrait Gallery and the world-famous National Mall are all steps from our hotel but will feel worlds away once you experience everything we have to offer. Our newly renovated hotel offers five dining options, including a Starbucks Cafe, a vibrant lounge, an onsite day spa and Vida fitness center. Uncover the best of DC with Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel, a luxury hotel in downtown DC that strikes the perfect balance of style and substance. Our hotel will leave you wondering how you can be so close to the Washington DC Convention Center, CityCenterDC, and Penn Quarter yet feel as if you've found your next great escape. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel

Address: 999 Ninth St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001
Region: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC
Price Range: ₹ 11,606 - ₹ 69,502 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 807
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Also Known As:
Renaissance Hotel Washington Dc
Renaissance Washington Dc Hotel
Washington Dc Renaissance
Hotel Style:
#8 Spa Hotel in Washington DC
#47 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
#48 Business Hotel in Washington DC
#68 Family Hotel in Washington DC
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“Stay somewhere else”
 of 5 bubbles 822billa, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Choose room away from elevator. Mattresses need an upgrade.”
 of 5 bubbles rcbmjb, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I can recommend this hotel for people with dissabilities”
 of 5 bubbles TheunsH, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Try to get a room that faces the city and not the courtyard.”
 of 5 bubbles aikininja916, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Choose an interior room if you want to avoid street noise, but there will be no view and it can be dark if on a lower floor.”
 of 5 bubbles FanofTA, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
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