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Willard InterContinental Washington

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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.
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Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free Internet
Room Service
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Bar/Lounge
Spa
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
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Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Paid Internet
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Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
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Accessible rooms
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Family Rooms
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This is a first class hotel , with great service and friendly helpful people on staff. The food is very good. We have been several times and never disappointed. The location is great for the theater and the many great restaurants near by.
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I have nothing but praise for this hotel, especially with the staff member that assisted our check in, Ali Ozan Tezyurek who was incredibly helpful to us both with some awful flight delays we had, as well as with advice of what to do during the shutdown. We were impressed enough
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This is one of the most resplendent properties I have ever had the pleasure of staying. The lobby is opulent and elegant and the picture of grace and style. My room was beautiful. The service and attention to detail are second to none. This impressive hotel is a destination in
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Response from Simon C, Hotel Manager at Willard InterContinental Washington
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Thank you for the 5-star review. It pleases us immensely to learn you enjoyed your stay at our historic property. We're appreciative of your feedback and flattered by your kind words. Should your travels bring you back to Washington, DC, we hope to have the opportunity to welcome you again soon. Regards, Simon Chapman Hotel Manager
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This was a wonderful experience. We were there 4 nights - and we could not have picked a better place. I jogged by the White House every day. The beds were extremely comfortable, and I LOVED the espresso machine. The lady who took care of housekeeping was outstanding. And
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Response from Simon C, Hotel Manager at Willard InterContinental Washington
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Thank you for the 5-star review. We're thrilled to learn you had a wonderful experience at our historic property. We look forward to having the opportunity to welcome you again to the Willard InterContinental. Regards, Simon Chapman Hotel Manager
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I really loved the feel of this hotel. Upscale and gorgeous. I didn’t care for the snooty front desk employees however and the reason for 4 stars and not 5. Location was perfect. One of my favorite hotels for sure and I’ve stayed in hotels all over our country and also during a
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Response from Simon C, Hotel Manager at Willard InterContinental Washington
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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 learn our historic property is one of your favorite hotels, we are disappointed to learn of the shortcomings you experienced when speaking with our Front Desk. Should you wish to elaborate on your interaction with them, I would welcome the feedback to ensure that our front desk staff are delivering the highest level of customer service we expect of them. Should your travels bring you back to The Willard, please let me know so I can ensure we have the opportunity to make amends for your experience. Regards, Simon Chapman Hotel Manager Simon.Chapman@ihg.com
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Deluxe guest room with two queen beds.
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Here at the Willard InterContinental, we offer a luxurious all-you-can-eat Christmas Day Brunch in the Willard & Crystal Rooms from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Enjoy a festive menu that includes a delectable assortment of dishes from a variety of action stations such as omelets, fresh seafood, hand carved meats, as well as a decadent dessert display. Cafe du Parc, our on-site French restaurant, will also offer breakfast, lunch and dinner menus.
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Unfortunately our historic property does not have a pool. Should you need access to a pool during your visit, our Concierge is happy to provide you with recommendations.
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35 flavors of buttermilk pancakes is planned this holiday season. Our Executive Pastry Chef is working on finalizing these flavors in the coming days. Should you be interested in receiving the menu, feel free to contact the hotel to let us know. Regards, Simon Chapman Hotel Manager
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Hello Britty123. In June of this year, the Willard InterContinental completed an $18 million dollar refurbishment of our guest rooms and suites! We're immensely pleased with the finished product and hope you will be too! In regards to your question regarding bars on property. We have two. One is the Round Robin Bar, one of the most historic bars in Washington. The other is called Le Bar which is located inside our restaurant, Cafe du Parc. We look forward to welcoming you to the Willard InterContinental.
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"Our 5th floor room was quiet."
"Spacious, clean. "
"Room 327 looks out into the courtyard; lovely!"
"very excellent"
"The top floor rooms have porthole windows. The rooms are great but you might want more light. A room facing 14th street has more light."
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PRICE RANGE
US$235 - US$694 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
United StatesDistrict of ColumbiaWashington DCUpper Northwest
NUMBER OF ROOMS
335
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