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Sofitel Lafayette Square - Washington

806 15Th Street Nw, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, 20005  show map
 4 stars
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Sofitel Lafayette Square - Washington

Internet

Paid internet access

Parking

USD 61.36 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness centre

Swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Private swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Spa centre

Editorial review:

Being located close to the White House, this boutique-type hotel is definitely a favorite amongst those visiting the capital. The staff is brilliant and so are the rooms and bathrooms. Fresh orchids are in the baths as well as Roger & Gallet toiletries. The fitness center is top-notch, and the large bar attracts the after-work crowd as well as guests making it a very fun atmosphere in which to spend the early evening.

Verified Reviews:

  • Bathroom was well supplied - Room was nicely appointed - Parking $17 a night
  • Staff was friendly and helpful - Comfortable bed and spacious bathroom - Bar in the lobby was a great place
  • Breakfast in the hotel's ici cafe was classy - Staff was really friendly - Most comfortable beds
  • No coffee-making facilities in the rooms - View was amazing - Food was very good
  • Bathroom was large, well-arranged - Bed was comfortable - Aircon worked brilliantly

Overview

Sofitel Lafayette Square Hotel is set in a business area of Washington and gives access to Lincoln Memorial, which is about 20 minutes' walk away. Offering accommodation in a 12-story building, Sofitel Lafayette Square Hotel has been hosting guests since 2001 and features chic architecture.

The hotel’s central location offers quick access to a memorial park, a theater and a gallery. A 10-minute walk to the center of Washington.

Within walking distance of Downtown DC district with a stadium and a zoo.

There is National Portrait Gallery train station nearby. Guests can reach Reagan Washington National airport within 15 minutes' drive.

Rooms

Sofitel Lafayette Square Hotel consists of 237 rooms where guests can enjoy a minibar, an individual safe, a dressing area, a personal computer and a sofa. The property offers elegant rooms with a view over city. Guests can make use of a hairdryer, complimentary toiletries and dressing gowns.

Eat & Drink

There is a restaurant for guests to enjoy their meal. The onsite refined restaurant entices with local dishes. Guests can try cocktails, tea and coffee served in the garden bar. Serving a wide range of dishes, Old Ebbitt Grill and Potenza can be reached within 5 minutes’ walk.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

The hotel offers a souvenir shop, a cloakroom and a lift along with a business center, secretarial services and a conference room to fulfill the needs of all travelers.

Relax

Sofitel Lafayette Square Hotel delights guests with a spa lounge and a Jacuzzi. On-site fitness amenities include a gym and a fitness centre.

Internet

High-speed internet access is available in the hotel rooms for additional charge.

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site at USD 61.36 per day.

The hotel staff speaks English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Dutch, Japanese.

Number of floors:   12.  Number of rooms:   237.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Paid internet access
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • No wheelchair access
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • 24-hour security
  • Lift
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Eco friendly
  • Lobby
  • Ice machine
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors
  • Mobile phone network

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Car rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining

  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Secretarial service
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Cots

Spa & Leisure

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Private swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Sun loungers
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa centre
  • Jacuzzi
  • Library

Room view

  • City view
  • Interior view

Room features

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • In-room safe
  • Paid mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Balcony
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet television
  • Paid films
  • Voice mail
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.
Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

806 15Th Street Nw, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, 20005

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Airports
Train
  • Washington Union Station
    1.6 mi
Underground
  • McPherson Square
    400 ft
  • Farragut West
    1700 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Old Ebbitt Grill (cuisine: American)
    1000 ft
  • Bobby Van's Steakhouse (cuisine: American)
    100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    12
  • Number of rooms:
    237

Rooms and availability

Sofitel Lafayette Square photos Room
Prestige King Suite
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:High speed internet
  • Work desk
  • Piano
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
Sofitel Lafayette Square photos Interior
King Room Mobility accessible
Interior view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
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  • General:High speed internet
  • Facilities for disabled
Sofitel Lafayette Square photos Room
King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Radio
Sofitel Lafayette Square photos Room
Junior Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons, 1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Radio
Sofitel Lafayette Square photos Room
Superior Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons, 2 Single beds, 2 Double beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:High speed internet
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Connecting room
  • Piano
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • iPod docking station
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Room Description:

Superior|TWIN SUPERIOR

Sofitel Lafayette Square photos Room
Superior King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:High speed internet
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Connecting room
  • Piano
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • iPod docking station
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Sofitel Lafayette Square photos Room
Executive Junior Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
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  • General:High speed internet
  • Work desk
Sofitel Lafayette Square photos Room
Luxury Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons, 2 Double beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:High speed internet
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Piano
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • iPod docking station
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Sofitel Lafayette Square photos Room
Luxury King Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:High speed internet
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Connecting room
  • Piano
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • iPod docking station
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Guest Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Suite|SUITE KING SIZE BED ( Breakfast )

Junior King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Piano
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
Room Description:

Junior Suite|JUNIOR SUITE KING SIZE BED ( Breakfast )

Deluxe Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons, 1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe|Deluxe Room

Deluxe King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe|DOUBLE DELUXE KING BED ( Breakfast )

Deluxe Quadruple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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Room Description:

Deluxe|QUADRUPLE DELUXE TWO DOUBLE BEDS ( Breakfast )

Executive Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • General:Work desk

Sofitel Lafayette Square Location

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Local attractions

  • L\'Enfant Plaza1.2 mi
    D St Southwest
  • Tidal Basin 1.3 mi
    Tidal Basin and Ohio Drive NW
  • Supreme Court 1.7 mi
    First Street NE
  • Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial1.3 mi
    1850 West Basin Dr SW
  • United States Botanic Garden 1.4 mi
    100 Maryland Ave. at First St. SW At the east end of the Mall

Near the hotel

  • Marian Koshland Science Museum4300 ft
    525 E Street NW Corner of 6th and E Streets

    Restaurants nearby

    • Old Ebbitt Grill1000 ft

      Address: 675 15th St NW
      Phone: 202-347-4800

      84% likes this, based on 2488 reviews
      Cuisine: American
      Price Range: USD 30 - USD 30

    • ICI Urban Bistro100 ft

      Address: 806 15th Street NW
      Phone: (202) 730-8700

      81% likes this, based on 159 reviews
      Cuisine: French
      Price Range: USD 27 - USD 52

    • Potenza200 ft

      Address: 1430 H Street, NW
      Phone: 202.638.4444

      69% likes this, based on 140 reviews
      Cuisine: Italian
      Price Range: USD 22 - USD 27

    • Bobby Van's Steakhouse100 ft

      Address: 809 15th St NW
      Phone: 202-589-0060

      64% likes this, based on 230 reviews
      Cuisine: American
      Price Range: USD 50 - USD 50

    • Le Bar100 ft

      Address: 806 15th Street Northwest
      Phone: (202) 730-8703

      78% likes this, based on 25 reviews

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Number of floors:
      12
    • Number of rooms:
      237

    Sofitel Lafayette Square Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Sofitel Lafayette Square

    8.8
    SuperbBased on146 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Couple
      10.0

      Perfect location and 5 star service.

    • Single
      9.2

      The room was spacious and comfortable and the staff was friendly and welcoming. The common areas were beautifully maintained.

    • Older travelers
      5.0

      The girl in the bar was very friendly and funny

      The carpet in our room was stained, the air conditioning was broken, our room looked out on an alley and 2 big airconditioners. Front desk staff were unhelpful

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      location, location, location! Two blocks from the White House and very close to everywhere we wanted to visit. We ate at the hotel one night and the food was excellent. The service throughout our stay was top-notch and the concierge was more than helpful.

      No top sheet on the bed (!) - just a bottom sheet and very hot comforter. The thermostat didn't control the temperature at all so the room ran warm then cold, warm then cold, all night long.

    • Older travelers
      7.0

      The hotel was located next to the Whitehouse and National Mall. This was convenient. It's also in the downtown area and would be a good location if you were conducting business in the Area. The staff was friendly and helpful.

      This hotel is not really a good vacation type of place. The hotel interior was just OK. The carpet was old in the rooms and hallways. The soap dish was rusted and dirty. The bathroom door was very difficult to open an close. WiFi was not free. The breakfast was expensive for what you get. Parking was expensive at the hotel was $40/night. Local garages were $20 per night with no in/out priviledges. Again, if you are taking a business trip to the area, then this is probably a good hotel. For a weekend getaway, I would try another place.

    • Older travelers
      8.8

      location. comfort of bed. cleanliness.

      our room's view. for price should have been much better.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      The services of the Lead Concierge is very helpful in finding; and booking restaurant I want. Very good food and the services in the hotel restaurant.

    • Group of friends
      9.6

      The staff were gracious and personable, always prepared to greet us as family and provide whatever assistance we requested. The room was well appointed and maintained during our four day stay. Hotel was perhaps the best-located of all in DC.

      The room could have had more hooks in the dressing and bathroom area for hanging robes, towels, clothing.... :)

    • Older travelers
      6.6

      Great location! Breakfast staff should be more rapid and more friendly.

    • Single
      8.8

      The room was very comfortable - a great bed and plenty of room. lovely bathroom. A good restaurant if too tired to go out.

      Problems at check out as hotel had not deducted one nights accommodation as written in paperwork from booking dot com - price was higher than I booked on Booked.net - still to be sorted out. Channel selection on TV poor - hving to pay for most channels. No free wifi or even access in public areas - very poor for a top class hotel.

    • Family with children
      10.0

      All the people at the hotel were working to make our stay as comfortable as possible .We felt welcome and at home.

    • Older travelers
      9.6

      The staff were extemely helpful and offered good advice on restaurants and sightseeing. We found the rooms spacious and extremely comfortable and the resturant was also very good for breakfast.and dinner.

    • Older travelers
      3.2

      Nice hotel, great location, nice amenities.

      Some billing issues that are not yet resolved - it would be nice if the hotel could get back to me.

    • Single
      9.6

      Warm welcome, staff pay attention to your needs, always disposed to help and advice. Excellent restaurant and bar, very good location near to Metro, White House, National Mall and museams.

    • Older travelers
      8.8

      Outstanding service. Hotel staff absolutely brilliant. Great location.

      We had issues with a leaking toilet.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Sofitel Lafayette Square - Washington Washington location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    806 15Th Street Nw, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, 20005

    Get directions
    Airports
    Train
    • Washington Union Station
      1.6 mi
    Underground
    • McPherson Square
      400 ft
    • Farragut West
      1700 ft
    • Bus stop
      700 ft
    Restaurants
    • Old Ebbitt Grill (cuisine: American)
      1000 ft
    • Bobby Van's Steakhouse (cuisine: American)
      100 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Number of floors:
      12
    • Number of rooms:
      237