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Fayetteville, North Carolina
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As a Marriott member, I was staying in a Marriott regardless. This place is centrally located for Lincoln, Vietnam, WWII memorials. It is also located right next to a Starbucks. The staff was awesome. Frank is one of the concierge and is a true professional. Very upbeat, friendly and eager to assist. Always consistent as only Marriott knows how to...

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Maryland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rooms are modern and clean; the only telltale signs of age that were not covered up during the makeover are the doorstop on the floor of the bathroom (it has rust) and the light switch feature in the bathroom. Most people won't notice things like that, and for a short stay (I stayed for one night), there were no problems....

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We would definitely go back the parking fee is a little bit steep But the rooms were nice and friendly service and location really made up for the rest. Pool option was nice bit could use an update. I was expecting the courtyard to be a bit larger than a small area with one tiny seating area...

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is located near to White House, that can be considered its only plus point. The hotel is situated in the university campus in not so impressive location. There are not many good restaurants nearby and the area looks rather dull at night. One can stay in a good hotel located in a happening place as not many attractions...

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Glenn W, Manager at Courtyard Washington, DC/Foggy Bottom, responded to this review

RKP1953, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I was sorry to read that you did not find our stay as good as we had hoped. Please know that we are located to many restaurants, and on the corner of an active George Washington Campus. Yes, there are a few blocks of serene campus parks, but there...

Riga, Latvia
Reviewed 1 November 2016

we stay there for two nights, the room was great - clean and parking under the Hotel at a cost of 45$ per day. Friendly staff and all museums for free. we have taken a tour in the capitol and see a lot of the history, and also the war memorial is a must.

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Glenn W, Manager at Courtyard Washington, DC/Foggy Bottom, responded to this review

jo, Thanks for writing a review. We agree that our location is perfect, and we are the perfect hotel to visit the memorials and museums. Our parking is $40/night. I know this can seem high, but based on our location and the limited options in the area, we are the same or cheaper than other options. We also offer in...

Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We often stay at Marriott hotels because we know what we are getting, The staff at the bar/ dining area were excellent. Really friendly and helpful. A CVS pharmacy is just one block away, there's a Starbucks with a limited menu inside the bar area with a Starbucks outside as well. And a Subway restaurant outside. There are restaurants outside...

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Glenn W, Manager at Courtyard Washington, DC/Foggy Bottom, responded to this review

Julie H, Thanks for the review on TripAdvisor. I hope to welcome you back on your next visit to the area.

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Great location, really helpful and friendly staff. The bed, as always, the best!!!! It's perfect for a base for sightseeing as so close to everything. You're not gonna get a gourmet meal there, but the breakfast croissant is very nice and the salads are very nice too. But fear not, there's tons of great restaurants to choose from in DC....

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Glenn W, Manager at Courtyard Washington, DC/Foggy Bottom, responded to this review

Vikki777, I couldn't have said it better myself. Thanks for the great review.

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

I've very much enjoyed my two stays at the Courtyard Washington. The staff are all very friendly and helpful. I've been especially impressed by my interactions with Sami - She really goes above and beyond to help guests and really just makes you feel welcomed. The rooms are impeccable - I haven't been able to find one single issue I'm...

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Glenn W, Manager at Courtyard Washington, DC/Foggy Bottom, responded to this review

jmerc91, Wow, thank you for taking the time to recognize our hotel, the Bistro team, housekeeping, maintenance, and Sami. We are very fortunate to have such wonderful people working here, and great to see that our guests recognize that as well. Thanks,

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 13 October 2016

The hotel was accessible to restaurants and monuments including the Washington Memorial, Lincoln Memorial, Vietnam Memorial and around George Washington University. Room was nice, although small. I would recommend this hotel.

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Glenn W, Manager at Courtyard Washington, DC/Foggy Bottom, responded to this review

baysideevega, Thanks for taking the time to write a review on TripAdvisor. I hope your comments and insights convince other travelers to stay with us. Thanks,

Allison Park
Reviewed 1 October 2016

50th anniversary day of getting off ship. Stayed in DC,went to Kennedy Center. Hotel was wonderful,clerk upgraded us to suite with cocktails, free breakfast. Was able to walk to the White House. Great

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Glenn W, Manager at Courtyard Washington, DC/Foggy Bottom, responded to this review

Happy Anniversary, Thanks for writing a review. We hope to welcome you both back on your 60th!!! Thanks,

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Make the most of your business or leisure trip in the nation's capital when you choose Courtyard Washington, DC/Foggy Bottom, one of the most innovative Foggy Bottom hotels Washington, DC has to offer. The new state-of-the-art lobby provides greater flexibility and choices for our guests and a welcoming atmosphere unique among Foggy Bottom hotels near George Washington University. At the center of it all is The Bistro, your restaurant destination for a great breakfast or drinks and dinner during the evening. You'll also enjoy inviting, flexible spaces where you can work or relax, free Wi-Fi throughout this DC Foggy Bottom hotel, and easy access to the latest news, weather and airport conditions via our GoBoard technology. Plus, our well-equipped fitness center and indoor pool will help you stay refreshed and energized. Whether traveling for business or pleasure, your stay at Courtyard is sure to be more comfortable, more productive and more enjoyable than at other hotels in Foggy Bottom near Metro. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Courtyard Washington, DC/Foggy Bottom

Address: 515 20th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20006-5010
Region: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Foggy Bottom - GWU - West End
Price Range: $192 - $1,130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Courtyard Washington, DC/Foggy Bottom 3*
Number of rooms: 149
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#49 Family Hotel in Washington DC
#63 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
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“You choose this place for it location, not its view”
 of 5 bubbles tharskjold, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rm 900 Suite, was very nice”
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“Lift to all 9 floors. Rooms at the back have no view but are quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles LuckyMeAgain, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“if you want a view better ask for one or you will be looking at other buildings. Great Location for walking to everything. Metro close by.”
 of 5 bubbles jennelh2016, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We were on the third floor across and around from the elevators and it was fine.”
 of 5 bubbles Slacker4, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
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