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The Fairmont Washington DC

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2401 M St. NW, Washington DC, DC 20037 (Formerly The Monarch Hotel) (Foggy Bottom - GWU - West End)
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Ranked #8 of 130 hotels in Washington DC
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Houston, Texas, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beautiful hotel, lovely room but poor service. And the worst part is the renovation means that we got woken up at 830 AM by banging outside our room that continued until 6PM. We didn't know in advance. You do. Stay elsewhere.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed at this hotel as part of a conference group for 4 nights. Arrived very, very late with group, ordered the best & quickest room service ever - 20 mins. Beautiful gracious hotel in a beautiful gracious city. In a great location, lovely to wander around the neighbourhood. Short walk into Georgetown, beautiful old homes, great shopping and very... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The high quality standards of any great Fairmont can always be counted on. Professional and friendly service, deluxe rooms and the food is simply wonderful. Take a few moments and enjoy a beverage in the courtyard at night where the lights are twinkling in this romantic oasis within a city hotel. Simply delightful!

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FairmontDC, Manager at The Fairmont Washington DC, responded to this review

Thank you Travellinglady333! We appreciate you taking the time to share your experience. We love hearing that your stay was beyond your expectations. That is quite a compliment! We’re glad to hear you enjoyed the rooms and food as well. Thank you again, Adam Knight Hotel Manager More

Kitchener
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

All credit to Fairmont and consistency as the Washington staff represented the brand very well. All staff were attentive, cooperative and courteous. We stayed 3 days and did not want to leave. The lounge entertainment was excellent and an opportunity to try the famous hotel "beetini" a martini made with honey from hives off the hotel roof. The restaurant food... More

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FairmontDC, Manager at The Fairmont Washington DC, responded to this review

Thank you Bob D! We appreciate you taking the time to share your experience. We are honored you chose to stay with us on your visit to our nation’s capital over the July 4th weekend. Thank you for the kind words toward our “attentive, cooperative and courteous” team. Our team is the most important asset of the hotel, and we... More

Heartland
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I came to DC with my 11 year old daughter and my mother-in-law to see all our Nation's capital had to offer. We stayed in a standard room with a king bed on the 10th floor for 5 nights. I am also a member of the President's Club (free and highly recommended). Since we had 3 in our room and... More

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FairmontDC, Manager at The Fairmont Washington DC, responded to this review

Thank you heartlandfoodie! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us, and appreciate you taking the time to share your experience. Reviews like yours are invaluable to future travelers and we couldn’t be more grateful. Your compliments toward our “friendly and helpful” team are much appreciated. Jawad is an incredible team member and we are glad that you... More

Santos
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

All employees are very cooperative and courteous and this is my main reason for returning to this hotel in D.C. In general everything was great except for the breakfast which could have a reasonable price. besides to us saw lots of people going out for that purpose which was a easy task to find good places around.

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FairmontDC, Manager at The Fairmont Washington DC, responded to this review

Thank you Paulo G! We appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review. Your compliments toward our “courteous” team are much appreciated. Our team is our greatest asset ,and we are grateful that you recognized them in your review. Thank you again for taking the time to write a review. We hope to welcome you back in the... More

Jackson, Mississippi
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I attended a conference held at the Fairmont Washington. The entire stay was fantastic. I must mention Leaha Benyam, a lobby lounge server. Each night she was friendly and accommodating! She went out of her way to make our experience lovely. She was most helpful in wine selections and cheese selection on the most wonderful cheese tray (love the goat... More

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FairmontDC, Manager at The Fairmont Washington DC, responded to this review

Thank you docbsullivan! We appreciate you taking the time to share your experience and are pleased that you had a “fantastic” stay. Thank you for the kind words about our staff. Leaha is a great asset to the Fairmont team and we are glad you had the chance to interact with her. The Fairmont Green Partnership program focuses on improvements... More

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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I came to this hotel with a group holding a convention here. Never would have been able to afford it without the group rate we received. The hotel was very clean and polished. It was definitely one of the finer hotels I had ever stayed in. The rooms were cleaned perfectly each day and it always was made to feel... More

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FairmontDC, Manager at The Fairmont Washington DC, responded to this review

Thank you nzomer! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and appreciate you taking the time to share your experience. Your compliments toward our “friendly and willing to help” team are much appreciated. We are glad that you enjoyed your room with all of the amenities. Thank you again, Adam Knight Hotel Manager More

New York City, New York
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were a group of 10 at Fairmont for 4 nights this week. Very beautiful hotel with large spacious rooms, friendly staff, and a fab gym facility. The location is also very good and can go around the town easily. We had a little disappointment with front desk as they charged us for a already paid stay and locked us... More

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FairmontDC, Manager at The Fairmont Washington DC, responded to this review

Thank you for the review Shaalu. We apologize for any hardships you endured and appreciate you sharing your feedback. This is always helpful to us as we strive to improve and your notes about the website are very useful. We appreciate you taking the time to write a review, Adam Knight Hotel Manager More

Upland
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed at the Fairnont in Georgetown DC June 29-July 3 in room 1017. My sister from Norfolk joined me as we toured Washington DC. (She had just finished 2 rounds of chemo and is cancer free.) Our stay at the Fairmont was a joy! We talked, swam, enjoyed. I would like to mention Mrs. Lopez at the restaurant reception... More

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FairmontDC, Manager at The Fairmont Washington DC, responded to this review

Thank you NShaneRN! We appreciate you taking the time to share your experience, and we are honored to be your first TripAdvisor review. Thank you for the kind words about our staff. Mrs. Lopez is incredible and we are glad that you had the chance to interact with her. We’re glad we made your trip a “wonderful memory”, that is... More

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Address: 2401 M St. NW, Washington DC, DC 20037 (Formerly The Monarch Hotel)
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Location: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Foggy Bottom - GWU - West End , Upper Northwest
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Fairmont Washington DC 4*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#3 Green Hotel in Washington DC #3 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC #6 Business Hotel in Washington DC #6 Luxury Hotel in Washington DC #12 Family Hotel in Washington DC
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A sunlit urban oasis that soothes the spirit, the Fairmont Washington, D.C., Georgetown is authentically local from its airy "bringing the outside in" design by renowned architect Vlastimil Koubek, to its celebrated cuisine by Juniper Chef Ian Bens and resident beekeeper who is continually creating seasonal and innovative dishes using ingredients from nearby farms.Our luxury Washington, D.C. hotel offers 415 spacious guest rooms and suites that will provide you with a welcome retreat. Try a relaxing visit to our hotel’s large health club and indoor pool or sit outside with your laptop or book in our serene courtyard garden. Whether here for business or your annual family vacation, we understand that your visit to Washington is important. During this important time, our goal is to help create wonderful memories for you. ... more   less 
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