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W Washington DC

4.0 of 5 515 15th Street NW, Washington DC, DC 20004
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nyc
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I've stayed at this W a few times. It's a great location and there are some decent rooms but the last few times they have stuck me in a lightless room facing an interior shaft. There are some nice design elements, but it's completely overdone. I spent about 15 minutes just trying to figure out how to turn off the... More 

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Smithfield
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33 reviews 33 reviews
11 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Hotel Washington is a historic landmark in Washington D. C. with a great location for those who wish to be near the national mall and the White House. Its roof top bar provides one of the best views of the Washington skyline at night. We elected the Washington (now the W) because of some questionable trip advisor reviews regarding... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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44 reviews 44 reviews
16 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Fantastic Location. Bar at the top gives great views of the city. The lobby bar is fun to hang out in. The rooms are W style. Relaxing. The Reading Room is something to see. You will enjoy your stay at this location.

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Joanne C, Manager at W Washington DC, responded to this review

Dear Bill, Thank you for your wonderful note! We truly appreciate your comments. Your experience is a true testament to the Whatever/Whenever service culture at W Hotels. W is all about design, fashion, style, art and music and I am excited that you loved it as we recently just did a new concept of our Studio's which every one calls... More 

Winston Salem, North Carolina
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was my first time in the hotel since W took it over. My other experiences had been limited to the rooftop bar. The decor is very nice and the service in the lobby is superb. No waits for check in or check out. The concierge was very helpful and the staff was very friendly. The bathroom lighting (one of... More 

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Joanne C, Manager at W Washington DC, responded to this review

Dear LRFeather, Thank you for sharing your love, I am happy to know that you had a great stay with us. We truly appreciate your comments. W is all about design, fashion, style, art and music and I am excited that you loved it and your were able to take advantage of the central location. Your comments regarding our talents... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The renovation undertaken at this hotel is quite spectacular. The decor is modern and functional. The rooms are not large but they are comfortable, especially the bed. The staff is also very friendly and helpful.

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Joanne C, Manager at W Washington DC, responded to this review

Dear Mike, Thank you for your wonderful note! We truly appreciate your love. Your experience is a true testament to the Whatever/Whenever service culture at W Hotels and I can guarantee you that everyone here at the W will be ecstatic to know that you had an amazing escape. It is great to hear that each and every talent member... More 

Hong Kong Region, China
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28 reviews 28 reviews
22 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

As a huge fan of the W brand, I find my experience remarkably consistent, until my stay at this W in DC. Here is how my heart fluctuated through out my 5-day stay: - Checking in, the welcome was great (5 stars) - ... then I found toilet paper in my toilet, unflushed (slipped to 4) - ... then my... More 

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Joanne C, Manager at W Washington DC, responded to this review

Hello There, I hope this message finds you well. Thank you for all your feedback, it is very valuable to us, please accept my apologies that we did not meet your expectations in some areas. To find that we let you down in some aspect is disappointing. I do apologize for the incident regarding the toilet and the iron. I... More 

Gaithersburg, Maryland
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72 reviews 72 reviews
17 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a very nice property, with good service and located in a perfect location for DC sightseeing. The restaurant has incredible views, sadly they have plastic curtains in place that keep the restaurant warm but limit your abaility to take pictures.

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Joanne C, Manager at W Washington DC, responded to this review

Hello There, Thank you for sharing the Love! Thank you for your wonderful review as it is a true testament to the Whatever Whenever service culture at W Hotels. I am glad that your were able to take advantage of our central location, heart of D.C and you were able to enjoy the breath taking view from our P.O.V rooftop... More 

New York City, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I travel 60-75% of the year for business purposes, so I stay at many hotels. The stay at the W in downtown DC stands out as one of the best stays I have had, especially in terms of service. After my first night, the W team reached out to me to make sure everything was satisfactory with my stay. I... More 

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Joanne C, Manager at W Washington DC, responded to this review

Dear Paul, Thank you for your wonderful note! We truly appreciate your comments. Your experience is a true testament to the Whatever/Whenever service culture at W Hotels. It is great to hear that each and every talent member embodied this. We are proud to have our talent members here, they are the true meaning of our service culture. Their passion... More 

New York, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was reluctant to book a stay at this W because of a bad experience at another W in New York City. However -- This hotel is AWESOME! I requested an earlier checkin, but my request could not be fulfilled due to lack of room availability. But, the representative at the hotel apologized profusely and did everything that she to... More 

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Joanne C, Manager at W Washington DC, responded to this review

Hello Bulls, Greetings from W Washington D.C! Thank you for completing our survey, I am happy to know that you had a great stay with us. We truly appreciate your comments. Your experience is a true testament to the Whatever/Whenever service culture at W Hotels. It is great to hear that your we’re wowed in every aspect in this particular... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I used to live in DC and frequented the W rooftop bar. Was back in town for business and thought I would stay for old time sake. The staff was amazing and allowed my girlfriend to check-in prior to my arrival and actually honored my "upgrade to best available room" perk for being SPG Platinum. Had an amazing Suite with... More 

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Joanne C, Manager at W Washington DC, responded to this review

Dear Andrew, Thank you for your wonderful note! We truly appreciate your comments. Your experience is a true testament to the Whatever/Whenever service culture at W Hotels. It is great to hear that each and every talent member embodied this and you were wowed with the breath taking view from your room and our popular rooftop bar. Thank you for... More 

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  • Great location(23)
  • Top bar(8)
  • Very nice(7)
  • Hotel room(6)
  • Friendly and helpful(4)
  • CUSTOMER SERVICE(3)
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Additional Information about W Washington DC

Address: 515 15th Street NW, Washington DC, DC 20004
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Location: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Downtown / Chinatown , Penn Quarter , Upper Northwest
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — W Washington DC 4*
Number of rooms: 317
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Hotel Style:
#3 Spa Hotel in Washington DC
#28 Luxury Hotel in Washington DC
#60 Business Hotel in Washington DC
#79 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC

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