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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.
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Property amenities
Restaurant
Business Centre with Internet Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Bar/Lounge
Paid Wifi
Free Internet
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Centrally Located
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100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
1138Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
168Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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All reviews white house le bar lafayette square luxury room room service ebbitt grill city view turn down service excellent location corner room two blocks concierge desk mini bar bed was very comfortable hotel bar national mall wonderful hotel
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Reviewed 2 days ago

5 Stars to this hotel located just a few blocks from the White House and the Mall. Several 5 star restaurants are located within this walk. The staff, room, valet were on point! Book in advance to get a major discount on rooms.More

Thank MariaF84AA
Response from KarlaE429, General Manager at Sofitel Washington DCResponded 2 days ago

Thank you Maria, for taking the time to leave a review. I am very pleased to hear that you found our central location excellent, and that you found our team to be on point. Thank you again for taking the time to leave a comment...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The entrance hall and reception area are lovely, giving a good first impression, and the service from start to finish was excellent. This hotel has a nice feel throughout and is just perfect for a stay in Washington. We were given a lovely corner room...More

Thank andynjane
Response from KarlaE429, General Manager at Sofitel Washington DCResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you anyjane for taking the time to leave a review. I am delighted to hear that you found your stay perfect and that you found your accommodations to be spacious, comfortable, modern, and bright. I am very happy that you found the service from...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

This hotel really conveniently located within easy walking distance of the White House, the National Mall and many restaurants. The rooms are really well fitted out and the bed in my room was very comfortable. I highly recommend this hotel for business or holiday travel.More

Thank Chris D
Response from KarlaE429, General Manager at Sofitel Washington DCResponded 2 days ago

Thank you, Chris, for taking the time to leave a review. I want to start by saying thank you for the future recommendation. I am delighted to hear that you found your room very comfortable and your rooms to be well fitted. I am also...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

We really appreciate our stay at sofitel washington laffayette.Warm welcome, early checin and an upgraded room were amazing to me and my wife.I will come back for shure. Thanks Sofitel and yyour team.More

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Thank aaprofa
Response from KarlaE429, General Manager at Sofitel Washington DCResponded 2 days ago

Thank you, aaprofa, for taking the time to leave a review. I am very pleased to hear that you appreciated your stay with us, and that you were able to receive an upgrade for you and your wife. We will anxiously await you return! Thank...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The location is excellent! Everything is a close walk or short ride. The staff is nice and helpful. The shower was warm needed a few more notches to get to my normal hot shower. The view in our room was brick. So make sure to...More

Thank Joe M
Response from KarlaE429, General Manager at Sofitel Washington DCResponded 4 days ago

Thank you Joe for taking the time to leave a review. We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at the Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square. I am delighted to hear that you found the team to be friendly, helpful, and engaging, and that...More

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Cynthia B
25 July 2018|
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Hello Cynthia B, thank you for asking. There are three different options for breakfast here at Sofitel DC, we have a la carte menu at Opaline Brasserie in the main lobby, a Grab and Go lighter breakfast option at the Opaline... More
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stacyferns
24 March 2018|
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Courtney S
15 November 2017|
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Response from travellerboost | Reviewed this property |
Hi Courtney, it looks like we paid $25 per day. Pretty high I consider, but it was worth it. It is too hard to find a place to park on weekdays. You left the car at the hotel and took ubber or lift everywhere else.
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Room Tips
"All rooms seemed to be good but higher floors probably would be better."
chrisdJ3859PQ
3 days ago
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"we travelled with a group and everyone said there room was excellent"
751peterm751
1 week ago
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"If travelling as a family, do not take the "two double rooms"...as beds are too narrow"
j_rgk990
3 weeks ago
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"Street side, corner"
KellyNebraska
4 weeks ago
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PRICE RANGE
US$176 - US$520 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
United StatesDistrict of ColumbiaWashington DC
NUMBER OF ROOMS
237
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