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Willard InterContinental Washington

InterContinentalUS$360*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$748*
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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great location on Pennsylvania Ave, with the Big Bus tourist bus right out the front door. however be prepared to wait for long periods to be seated for breakfast on a weekend. The room is rather noisy due to the windows being old and poorly sealed. Make sure your room is not next to the elevator, as the people in...

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New York City, New York
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We have stayed at the Willard numerous times. Each seems better than the last. On this visit, we were in for one night for business meetings and some sightseeing. Weeks earlier, we tried to get timed tickets to the National African American Museum. Of course they were sold out and we gave up on that idea. While at the concierge...

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GM_The-Willard, Hotel Manager at Willard InterContinental Washington, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share feedback on your recent stay at The Willard. It was an absolute pleasure welcoming you back. Hearing that each experience at our iconic hotel has been better than the last one is music to our ears! It was also such a pleasure reading your kind words regarding our staff, especially our Concierge....

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I've traveled a lot and I must that The Willard has some of the best customer service I've experienced. The rooms are very clean,maintained, and quiet. The grounds are very beautiful and it is definitely a place I would return for while in DC. Wife and I enjoyed every moment there. I highly recommend staying here while you are in...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

This is a beautiful hotel that former Presidents,dignitaries, members of Congress, Senate, etc. eat and socialize. The hotel sat boarded up for years. The Tea is very nice. Reservations must be made in advance. Food served are tea sandwiches, scones, desserts, etc. The cost is a flat fee. The hotel has beautiful interiors...

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Solon, Ohio
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The location of The Willard allows for walking access to sights, history, and restaurants. We enjoyed a delicious lunch at the Cafe and walked a couple of blocks to a delicious dinner. Our room had all of the modern amenities and yet the hotel is filled with charm and history. The cozy bar is welcoming and the service and friendly...

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GM_The-Willard, Hotel Manager at Willard InterContinental Washington, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We're pleased to hear that you had an enjoyable stay at the Willard InterContinental. There is no better place to unwind after a long day sightseeing around town then at the cozy and quaint Round Robin Bar, one of the oldest bars in Washington. If you weren't able to try their Crab cakes, I would...

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Service was good but not in professional way. I stayed in Suit for 16 days ..but unfortunately I didn't treat it well ..No free internet you have to pay at least 16$ every day. No free car parking (55$) every day.Also there are other issues such as provide free water ,small resaurant for dining ...etc .

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GM_The-Willard, Hotel Manager at Willard InterContinental Washington, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share feedback on your recent stay at The Willard. We never wish for our guests to leave our property dissatisfied with any part of their stay, thus we are disappointed to hear you did. We do apologize for any miscommunication regarding internet at the hotel. Should your travels bring you back to The...

Birmingham, Alabama
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Willard is in a fabulous location and the people were all that you want and more. While the price wasn't cheap, it isn't bad for the going rate in that area. The room was clean and comfortable. Restaurant down stairs was perfect for breakfast each morning before heading out.

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GM_The-Willard, Hotel Manager at Willard InterContinental Washington, responded to this review

Thank you for the 5-star review. We're appreciative of your feedback and humbled by your kind words. Without a doubt the reason behind the hotel's success is our staff who strive to ensure a memorable stay is had by our guests, with no need unmet. We're happy to see their efforts did not go unnoticed and that you had an...

Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Was great location and exceptionally friendly and helpful staff. I will look forward to staying there again when I visit DC. The Bar was very inviting and they have an exceptional selection of scotch whiskey and Bourbons.

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GM_The-Willard, Hotel Manager at Willard InterContinental Washington, responded to this review

Thank you for the 5-star review. Hearing that you found our staff to be exceptionally friendly and helpful is music to our ears. Our staff work incredibly hard to ensure that our guests are well taken care of during their stay, thus we're happy to see you were. We hope to welcome you back soon for another great stay! Regards,...

Irvine, CA
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Willard is a very historic and elegant hotel. the public areas reek of old world elegance. Our room was good size, but the bathroom was a little too cozy for the two of us. Our bed was ready to be changed out, the mattress was lumpy and saggy. (We didn't complain about it, but I would expect such things...

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Thank you for taking the time to share feedback on your recent stay at the Willard InterContinental. While we're pleased to hear you found our location to be ideally situated, we're disappointed to learn of the shortcomings you experienced during your stay. Should we have known of your dissatisfaction with your accommodations, our staff would have worked to rectify the...

St. Petersburg, Florida
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a top notch place to stay in every respect. Service is second to none. The concierge was helpful in booking a city bus tour for us. Ok, anyone could have done that. However, when the tour bus passed by when he was finishing the booking, he jumped up from his desk and chased it down the block to...

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Thank you for the 5-star review. Hearing that you had a great experience at The Willard is music to our ears! It was also such a pleasure reading your kind words regarding our Concierge. They go above and beyond day-in and day-out to ensure that our guests have a memorable stay both at the hotel and in Washington. We're thrilled...

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Spa
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Microwave
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Paid Internet
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of the nation's capital, two blocks from the White House, The Willard InterContinental Washington, D.C. offers 335 spacious and elegantly appointed guest rooms, 41 of which are suites, that exude a unique blend of contemporary luxury and historic charm. Many of The Willard's guest rooms feature views of Pennsylvania Avenue and historic landmarks like the Washington Monument as well as downtown Washington, D.C. The Willard has been the site of many prestigious meetings, conferences and social events for nearly 200 years. With 19 meeting rooms and over 22,000 sq. ft. of event space, The Willard features unique and elegant function rooms including several ballrooms from which to choose. Discover a relaxing counterpoint to the busy pace of Washington, D.C. as you savor the fare at Cafe du Parc, featuring delicious French bistro cuisine and exquisite house-made patisseries. Reserve a table on one of Washington's most popular terraces' or dine inside in a modern, sleek Parisian-style setting. Join us for a drink in the historic Round Robin Bar. Located just off the lobby of The Willard, the Round Robin Bar has been a lively meeting place for Washington's political and social elite since the days of Abraham Lincoln. Long celebrated as one of the best in D.C., this legendary bar was known as the nexus of "Rum Row" and the "E street Corridor" -- plying its trade to luminaries such as Mark Twain and Walt Whitman. Today, this fashionable downtown spot draws a smart, stylish cross section of DC movers and shakers. The Round Robin Bar is open seven days a week, Monday through Saturday from 12 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. and Sundays 12:00 p.m. to midnight. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Willard InterContinental Washington

Address: 1401 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-1047
Region: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Upper Northwest
Price Range: $316 - $899 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Willard InterContinental Washington 4.5*
Number of rooms: 335
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“The mattresses here are very, very soft. The rooms are rather noisy as the windows are not well sealed, hence a lot if traffic noise.”
margotg805, 23 May 2017 | Read review
“Though overlooking the Cafe is lovely, it can be a bit noisy when they are getting ready to open (early) in the morning or if tables/chairs are being rearranged.”
854annettej, 22 May 2017 | Read review
“Could use a few more outlets for two travelers needing to charge phones and tablets for two. ”
XODIVER, 21 May 2017 | Read review
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clairet234, 15 May 2017 | Read review
“If you are on an upper floor, ask for a room with a view. However, I was on the courtyard and it was nice and quiet!”
AKarbelnig, 14 May 2017 | Read review
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