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5-star hotel in Downtown Washington D.C.

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
24-hour business center
Smoke-free property
24-hour front desk
Multilingual staff

Location

This family-friendly Washington hotel is located near the airport, within a 15-minute walk of White House, National Museum of African American History and Culture, and Washington Monument. Capital One Arena and National Mall are also within 1 mi (2 km). McPherson Sq. Station is only a 3-minute walk and Farragut West Station is 7 minutes.

Hotel Features

A 24-hour business center, conference space, and a 24-hour front desk are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include limo/town car service, a library, and multilingual staff.

Room Amenities

All 237 shared rooms feature free WiFi and pillowtop beds. Guests can enjoy heated floors, and other standard amenities include iPod docks, wired Internet, and flat-screen TVs.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square

806 15th Street NW, Washington, DC 20005

Hotel Policies

Payment types

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 20 and USD 26 for adults, USD 20 and USD 26 for children (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wired Internet: USD 16.95 per day (rates may vary)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 50.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is: 21

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

No onsite parking is available

Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. No onsite parking is available. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.Contactless check-out is available.Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels) guidelines.

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Pets allowed (no fees)

Temperature checks are available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Protective clothing is available to guests

Masks are available to guests

Debit cards not accepted

Gloves are available to guests

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Staffed front desk

Social distancing measures are in place

Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels)

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Number of children who can stay free - 3

gap period enforced between guest stays 48 hours

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 3 children 11 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 50.0 per day.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets stay free

We should mention

Up to 3 children 11 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-out is available.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels) guidelines.

Hotel Names

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Awards & Affiliations

The property is a member of Historic Hotels of America.

Hotel Amenities

Renovations + Closures

Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Property Features

Public areas are equipped with complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-related amenities at this 5-star property consist of a 24-hour business center and limo/town car service. Event facilities measuring 5500 square feet (511 square meters) include conference space. This Beaux Arts hotel also offers a library, a terrace, and multilingual staff.

Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square is a smoke-free property.

  • Library
  • Couples/private dining
  • Private picnics
  • Elevator
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Conference space
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Year Built - 1999
  • Free WiFi
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Free wired Internet
  • Smoke-free property
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Conference space size (meters) - 511
  • Number of meeting rooms - 6
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Proposal/romance packages available
  • ATM/banking
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference space size (feet) - 5500
  • Total number of rooms - 237
  • Number of floors - 12
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Room Amenities

Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square offers 237 shared accommodations with iPod docking stations and minibars. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. 55-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, bathrobes, designer toiletries, and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and safes, as well as phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and hair dryers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include hypo-allergenic bedding.

  • Television
  • Minibar
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Phone
  • Free local calls
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Premium bedding
  • Pay movies
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Turndown service
  • Free bottled water
  • Premium TV channels
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Cable TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Free WiFi
  • Wired Internet access (surcharge)
  • Individually furnished
  • Individually decorated
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • iPod docking station
  • Shared accommodations
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Highchair
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Local maps
  • Window screens
  • Guidebooks or recommendations
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Children's dinnerware
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Heated floors
  • Closed captioned TV
  • Wardrobe or closet

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Wired Internet access (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Food & Drink

To-go breakfasts are available for a surcharge on weekdays between 7:00 AM and 10:00 AM and on weekends between 7:00 AM and 11:00 AM.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center

Nearby Activities

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Health or beauty spa nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby

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