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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I was recently in DC for a professional conference. I was incredibly impressed by the level of service provided by the staff. For example, I needed to ship two boxes of books back to my home office, but arrived at the hotel after their FedEx office closed. It was Saturday in the early evening and I was departing the next...

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United States
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I spent a week in this hotel and was shocked at the conditions of the restrooms in the Conference area. They were dirty with water backing up in the sinks and several occasions when there was no toilet paper. There were no wastebins for discarded rubbish and this was collected on trays in the conference rooms. The rooms were nice...

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darnellmsmith, Front Office Manager at Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel, responded to this review

On behalf of the hotel management and staff, I sincerely apologize for the missed opportunities. I have shared your review with our senior management team!!

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed at the Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel for 4 nights on a conference trip. I was glad that I was allowed an early check in (guess the room was already prepared). The room was neat and clean. I particularly love the design of the bathroom, spacious and comfortable. Service staffs were polite and helpful throughout my stay here....

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Thank you so much for sharing your experience!!! Hope you visit us soon!!

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

I frequently stay at the Renaissance hotel in DC since I have to visit my D.C. office on a monthly basis. The rooms are comfortable and nicely designed, and the overall hotel appearance is well kept. The Champions bar and restaurant is good for your usual food and drinks. I would have given it a fifth star but the concierges...

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darnellmsmith, Front Office Manager at Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing!! We are looking at updating our lounge within the next year or two. Come visit again soon!!

Redondo Beach, California
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

When traveling to D.C., my husband and I usually stay at the Omni Shoreham near Rock Creek Park; however, this time we decided to stay downtown, so we stayed at this property. The front of the hotel is very deceiving because it doesn't have much curb appeal (unlike the St. Regis Princeville in Kauai or even the historic Omni Shoreham...

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darnellmsmith, Front Office Manager at Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing!!! Please let me know when you make your return reservations!! Look for to meeting you!!!

Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really liked the location of this hotel for it's proximity to the Smithsonian and the Newseum. The hotel was easy to find, and the parking garage was near by so you could park yourself (on I street). The elevators take you right to the lobby for check in. The staff was helpful and friendly. The room was very clean...

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Thank you for sharing your experience at the Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel. We appreciate your feedback and are delighted to hear that you had a great stay. With a spirit to serve, we take great pride in not only meeting, but exceeding your expectations.

Alden NY
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed one night with my friend. Upon entry to our room, I realized there was just one king bed. We called the front desk and they quickly got us a different room with two beds. The bell hop Teddy was so friendly, professional and helpful, and moved all of our stuff to the next room as well. We ate...

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Vista, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed there during the March for Life and it was large enough to accommodate many groups traveling from all over the country. The exhibit area was incredible - and the rooms comfortable and clean. Great location and the staff helpful and friendly.

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I’m Darnell Smith, Asst.Front Office Manager at the Renaissance Portsmouth Waterfront Hotel. On behalf of Renaissance hotel management and staff, thank you for providing feedback about your recent stay. Marriott strives to ensure our guests experience the best visits possible during their travel. Look forward to meeting you during your next stay with us! Regards

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Renaissance is the classy hotel by far. Not only are the attendants helpful, but everyone has style and grace, and in DC lately that is needed. The check in staff was by far superb. They are friendly, accommodating, and for those who don't like the DMV stiffness they are professional with a sense of reality. We thoroughly enjoyed our...

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I’m Chasidy Chambers, Asst. front Desk Manager at the Renaissance Washington DC Downtown Hotel. On behalf of hotel management and staff, thank you for providing feedback about your recent stay. Marriott strives to ensure our guests experience the best visits possible during their travel. Look forward to meeting you during your next stay with us!

New Jersey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Five of us made reservations at this hotel for the night of the Women's March (Jan 21, 2017). Although the room was expensive, it was better than so many other hotels in DC that weekend, which was also the inauguration weekend. The entire staff was incredible, from the parking attendant, to the front desk personnel, to the cleaning staff, etc....

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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: ₹ 13,438 - ₹ 37,839 (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:
#7 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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