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Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel

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Syracuse, New York
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a very large hotel with many amenities available to guests. The rooms are clean, well appointed, and comfortable for a long or short stay. The gym and spa are among the best I have come across in my hotel stays. The gym was large with many pieces of cardio equipment and an impressive strength area. It was also...

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Philadelphia, PA
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a very large hotel but still manages to make you feel like an individual and not just a room number. The location is very good for access to the downtown businesses and sightseeing spots. It's a Marriott, so it is clean, well run, and responsive to your needs. Room rates can swing significantly dependent on what conferences are...

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We stayed at the Renaissance over the Thanksgiving holidays. The room was spacious with lots of lighting giving it a very welcoming feeling, the beds were comfy, housekeeping did a wonderful job... what more can I wish for? This was our first time staying at a Marriott (not sure this was just an acquisition or a "true" Marriott), but if...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Comfy beds, nice bathrooms, everything I expect from a Renaissance. The elevators here are very inefficient and quite a nuisance (could use an upgrade). The front desk is friendly and the hotel lobby is extravagant - lots of places to sit and relax and get work done.

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Syosset, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel is in a great location in downtown Washington. The staff are very friendly. The rooms are spacious. The breakfast very good. It is convenient to most sites the bar area is terrific with a. Great variety of drinks

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel chain I know how high-quality and comfortable. But this hotel was not very high quality. It is located in the center, to the White House about 15-minute walk. Around a lot of paid parking, which is free on weekends. Beds in the room comfortable. The room has a coffee maker. There are no robes or slippers. For coffee...

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Los Angeles
Reviewed 1 week ago

I would love to rate this as 4.5 stars. It is great in lots of dimensions and is a good alternative to the JW Marriott or Willard Intercontinental just a short distance way. Check-in was great—the clerk was friendliest and most efficient I have seen and I felt very welcomed as a gold member. I wish I remembered his name....

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South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staff extremely friendly. They really go the extra mile!! Location is excellent (close to the White House and other attractions). Food is great. Conference facilities work well. Wifi works great, room has AC, fridge and safe for valuables. Will stay here every time!

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Randallstown, Maryland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is in a very nice location, surrounded by plenty of restaurants and shopping you can walk to pretty quickly. The hotel was clean and very well kept and priced accordingly. I attended a function held at the hotel and the food and service was good, so hopefully that is an indication of the food from room service. The...

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Rolling Hills Estates, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is perfectly situated to the convention center. The rooms are very ordinary but clean and adequately furnished. This is a very expensive hotel. The breakfast buffet was extremely expensive and very mediocre ( come on guys $25 for STALE bagel!).

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

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback. I can understand your frustration and please accept my sincere apology for the disappointing stay. We strive to deliver a memorable experience; therefore, we have shared your feedback with the appropriate hotel team. Upholding our commitment to provide a memorable experience with exceptional service, we hope...

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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 9th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-4427
Region: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC
Price Range: $65 - $1,214 (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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“Ask for a room away from the elevators and further down the hall. The hallway does get noisy at night.”
 of 5 bubbles 373briannas, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“I stayed on the third floor which seemed very close to the street and I didn't hear a sound. I slept very well.”
 of 5 bubbles kbgreen22, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“To avoid police car and fire fighting trucks noise ask for higher floor or a room facing the atrium.”
 of 5 bubbles Dubaitourist, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“!6th floor is the top floor and club level...was very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles Forty2Twenty5, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The rooms facing the atrium have a boring view. Request a street view if important!”
 of 5 bubbles BrianMichaelH, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
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