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W Washington DC

4.0 of 5 515 15th Street NW, Washington DC, DC 20004
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Antwerp, Belgium
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2012

The barstaff treats outside guests better than full paying hotel guests....!!! Hotel is wonderfull apart from the attitude problem with the staff from the POV rooftop bar. In Weekends you may stand in line with people(not staying at the hotel) wanting to go to the rooftop bar... the Bouncers are rude and difficult!!! The property is beautifull and exclusive but... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2012

Recently spent a week at the W in Washington, DC. during a conference...definitely not comparable to other W hotels I've stayed at. Location near White House is great and service was generally attentive, but my elevator-close room was very, very small, filled with Ikea-quality furniture (except for great Westin bed), had no easy chair, and shower only, which usually leaks... More 

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Clarksville, Tennessee
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2012

Go to the terrace, incredible view. Rooms are a bit small, but who cares when you have an amazing bed, and a good night's sleep is what matters. Plus the decor is nothing less of creative. Thank goodness I got a deal through expedia, cause I would not normally pay this much for a hotel room.

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Hingham, Massachusetts
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

Great location. We had a view of the Washington Monument. Rooms well appointed. We had some problems: Elevator and room keys didn't work for three days, housekeeping (the weak link in many hotels) spotty. Hotel staff really tried. We'll try it again and hope they have upped their game. WARNING: The bar on the roof goes until 2AM on weekends,... More 

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WWashingtonDC, Executive Assistant at W Washington DC, responded to this review

Welcome Eclectc, Thank you for sharing your experience. I’m delighted that you had the opportunity to revel in our bird’s eye view! While there were positive points you brought up, it’s disappointing to hear that you faced issues with the room key and styling of your room. With feedback like yours, we are able to use it constructively to improve... More 

San Diego, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

This Hotel has everything, Location, service, entertainment and comfort. I had a great time here, the rooms did not feel like a hotel room at all, more like a swanky loft apartment. My only con is that room service is a bit expensive.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2012 via mobile

I had a wonderful stay at the W in Washington DC. I was upgraded to a Marvelous Suite, which was on the top floor and framed a picture perfect view of the Washington Monument. The hotel sits virtually adjacent to the White House and just a block from the Mall. I also had lunch at the roof bar which has... More 

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New Hampshire
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48 reviews 48 reviews
15 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2012

The W-Washington DC is located in the heart of the District. It's location is enough to make it a good choice for your stay, though it is a bit pricey for those in the District on a family vacation. The rooms are clean, well appointed, and comfortable. The walls are thin, however, so one is a bit at the mercy... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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125 reviews 125 reviews
70 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2012 via mobile

The W Washington is one of the nicest Ws I've stayed at.  It is a relatively small hotel, and that probably makes it so special and welcoming. I stayed there with my husband for a whole week in July 2012 and we had a wonderful stay.  All the staff was very friendly and professional; there was always someone at hand... More 

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Atlantic Beach, Florida
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41 reviews 41 reviews
14 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2012

The lying is what was the worst, and that warrants a 1-star rating. My son - owner of some huge number of Starwood Preferred Guest Points (SPG) set this stay up. He's done this for others and the SPG bennies always apply to the stay. On check-in we were acknowledged as SPG guests, upgraded room, and - we specifically asked... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2012

Great location, excellent front of house staff and very cool lounge area. Rooms very stylish and comfortable, but could have done with tea & coffee making facilities. Even without the good points listed, the location would be enough to recommend this hotel for tourists wanting to see the major sights in Washington.

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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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