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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 13 October 2015

My wife and I ave stayed at top hotels throughout the world and nothing tops this one. Checkin very simple at two desks in the small lobby. Staff immediately calls you by your name. Two places to eat - Quill which is a combination bar and informal eating area with a small patio. Food and service were outstanding. Breakfast and...

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JeffersonDC, Manager at The Jefferson, Washington DC, responded to this review

Dear Bainesmann, I was pleased to read that you enjoyed your recent stay, and that you were so satisfied with your dining experiences at Quill and Plume. I will be sure to pass on your compliments, especially to Ivan and the culinary team. I hope to welcome you and your wife back in the future! Sincerely, David Bueno Hotel Manager...

Muscle Shoals, Alabama
Reviewed 10 October 2015 via mobile

We arrived to find our suite not ready, but they immediately made sure we were comfortable in the bar area with appetizers and drinks. The butler showed us around the hotel before we headed up to our suite on the top floor. We booked through trip advisor and we felt like we got a great deal for our one night...

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JeffersonDC, Manager at The Jefferson, Washington DC, responded to this review

Dear Kelmayrn, Thank you for taking the time to post about your recent stay. I was pleased to read that you enjoyed your guest room as well as the level of service you received. While I do apologize that your room was not ready when you checked in, I was pleased that you felt satisfied and comfortable during your stay....

Pune, Maharashtra
Reviewed 7 October 2015

This hotel was great, super lobby, great rooms but the WiFi was so bad I'm only giving it 3 stars. Excellent location near the white house and all the major DC land marks. However I wouldn't stay here again only because of how bad the WiFi was. I couldn't work, couldn't email and couldn't surf the internet and that sucks...

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JeffersonDC, Manager at The Jefferson, Washington DC, responded to this review

Dear rdb911, Thank you for taking the time to post about your recent stay at The Jefferson. While I was pleased that your guest room and amenities were to your liking, I would like to apologize for the issues you experienced with our WiFi. This is an issue we are working to improve upon as we understand the importance of...

Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 7 October 2015

Wow this hotel just is amazing, building, room, service, food. From the moment I arrived at the side in a cab the attendants came straight to my aid. So welcoming.and repeated on check in, my room was ready and wow. I have never had such brilliant service in any hotel. Thank you to everyone at The Jefferson DC for doing...

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JeffersonDC, Manager at The Jefferson, Washington DC, responded to this review

Dear Clock2011, I was pleased to read that you enjoyed your recent experience at The Jefferson, and that you were so satisfied with the hotel and the service you received. Your recommendation is truly appreciated, and I hope we have the opportunity to welcome you back in the future! Sincerely, David Bueno Hotel Manager dbueno@jeffersondc.com

Tulsa, Oklahoma
Reviewed 4 October 2015

First, I was amazed at the very small room with a tiny bathroom. Secondly, the hotel offers a complimentary car on their website, but it is never available. When you ask a hotel employee about it, they constant point fingers as to it is someone else's job. The hotel check-in staff all seem to be emerging interns wanna-be's. There doesn't...

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JeffersonDC, Manager at The Jefferson, Washington DC, responded to this review

Dear Ken W, I am sorry to read that your recent stay with us did not meet your expectations. I would enjoy the opportunity to speak with you further about your recent stay and can be reached at the contact information below at your convenience. Sincerely, David Bueno Hotel Manager dbueno@jeffersondc.com 202.448.3231

Jupiter, Florida
Reviewed 30 September 2015 via mobile

We went for drinks on a Friday night and the place was so popular the only seating we were offered was at the piano. At first I felt like an outcast but then the piano player arrived and I realized I had a front row seat for hours of fun! The drink quality was fabulous, the entertainment was wonderful, the...

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JeffersonDC, Manager at The Jefferson, Washington DC, responded to this review

Dear JohnnyBergstromMscD , I was pleased to read that you enjoyed your recent experience in Quill, and that you found a front row seat for Peter’s performance! I will be sure to pass on your compliments to the entire Quill team. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future! Anne Sophie Litzler Director of Food & Beverage alitzler@jeffersondc.com

Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at the Jefferson for our first visit to Washington. What a gorgeous hotel! Beautifully renovated, the service is impeccable, everyone who works at the hotel is friendly and greets you properly. And most of all, I fell in love with the library!

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Reviewed 29 September 2015

This is an elegant, tasteful and thoughtful hotel. Thoughtful in the sense that a lot of thought has been given to what guests would like and appreciate. In the suite we were in, when you thought, "you know, wouldn't be nice if....." and then realize the room had it. It was close to a perfect stay.

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chicago, illinois
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Enjoyed my long weekend stay at this beautiful jewel box of a hotel. I chose this hotel partly due to its top ranking on Tripadvisor and partly due to its location. The hotel matches the photos on this website very well. Kudos for: - the location, just 4 blocks from the White House and dining spots, as well as the...

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JeffersonDC, Manager at The Jefferson, Washington DC, responded to this review

Dear cforlani, Thank you for taking the time to post about your recent stay at The Jefferson. I was pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay, and that we were able to pamper you while you were here. I apologize for the small issue you experienced with the Bose speaker in your room and with the wireless; we are...

Reviewed 28 September 2015

We booked this hotel when attending a friend's wedding. The hotel is small and charming, with lovely decor. Very historic and elegant. The service was top-notch for the most part. The only exception would be the reception employee who gave us our keys when our room was ready. Instead of directing us to the elevator bank, he watched us walk...

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JeffersonDC, Manager at The Jefferson, Washington DC, responded to this review

Dear GimletEyedGirl , Thank you for taking the time to post about your recent stay, and for your compliments regarding your guest room and the amenities you received. While I was pleased that you were satisfied with your overall experience, I will be sure to speak with our Front Office Manager and Engineering team regarding the small issues you noted...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to The Jefferson, Washington's second most prestigious address. Distinguished, sophisticated and discreet, this 99-room luxury boutique hotel exemplifies all that its namesake, Thomas Jefferson, held dear -intricately thought-out design, twenty elegantly appointed suites, the most modern amenities including a petite spa, culinary excellence and exceptional personalized service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Jefferson, Washington DC

Address: 1200 16th Street NW, Washington DC, DC 20036-3202
Region: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Dupont Circle
Price Range: ₹ 22,739 - ₹ 49,437 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Jefferson, Washington DC 5*
Number of rooms: 99
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Also Known As:
The Jefferson, Washington Dc Hotel Washington Dc
Jefferson Hotel Washington Dc
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
#2 Family Hotel in Washington DC
#2 Business Hotel in Washington DC
#2 Spa Hotel in Washington DC
#4 Luxury Hotel in Washington DC
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