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The Fairmont Washington DC

4.0 of 5 2401 M St. NW, Washington DC, DC 20037 (Formerly The Monarch Hotel)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great location, great rooms. But the pool and spa were not top notch. The gym was very good. The staff are so friendly and there is a great breakfast buffet which I strongly advice. It's walking distance to George town and one block from Pennsylvania street.

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Lafayette, Indiana
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13 reviews 13 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My fiance and I booked this hotel for a steal on Orbitz, and we were very happy with our stay while in DC for some sight-seeing. We enjoyed the fact that The Fairmont is located just outside of the extremely touristy downtown DC area. We actually walked to do all of our sightseeing (only about 1.0 mile to the Lincoln... More 

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FWDC, General Manager at The Fairmont Washington DC, responded to this review

Dear Purduegirl22: It was very kind of you to take the time to write about your experiences during your stay with us. We are lucky to be situated in such a great location. We are glad you enjoyed the in-room coffee and Balance Gym. We look forward to seeing you during your next visit. Shane Krige General Manager More 

Redditch, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed here for one night only but had a fantastic time. Check in was easy and we were allowed into our room early, which is always a welcome relief. Our room was spacious with a very comfortable bed and well equipped. After busy day seeing the sights of Washington we went back to the hotel to... More 

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

Thank you very much michelle w! I appreciate you taking the time to share your experience and am delighted that you had an excellent stay. It sounds like you did a great job of taking in everything the city and hotel has to offer and I could not be happier. Thank you again, Shane Krige General Manager More 

Plano, TX
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Enjoyed our stay very much. Staff was very attentive and it felt like a luxury experience at a very reasonable rate! Overnight parking is expensive but expect it is normal for this location. We walked and took cabs - 1.2 miles to the Lincoln Memorial and about a $13 cab ride to anywhere along the National Mall. Room was spacious,... More 

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

Thank you very much FasterThanILook! I appreciate you taking the time to share your experience and am pleased to hear all of your kind words. I also am grateful for your feedback. That is essential to us as we strive to be the hotel of choice in Washington. Thank you again, Shane Krige General Manager More 

Bedminster
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I love this place. So much so I ate every meal there every chance I could. I loved Oscar who served our meals, and the entire team actually. I found a new wine based on a recommendation- writers block, a Malbec. Very bold, terrific price and paired well with my meals. The first night I orderd a glass, the next... More 

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

Thank you kindly philipu2015! I appreciate you taking the time to share your experience and am honored that you chose our hotel for your first TripAdvisor review. I am especially happy with your kind words toward our team. Oscar is a wonderful example of the type of individual who works here, the type that practices daily the art of hospitality.... More 

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188 reviews 188 reviews
38 hotel reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked the Fairmont through a travel club we joined (Inspirato) and were pleasantly surprised at the quality of the property. We had an Ambassador Suite connected to a regular room (for our kids). The facility is fantastic. Located near Georgetown, the Fairmont is a perfect location. It's across the street from the swanky Park Hyatt and a block from... More 

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

Thank you kindly giborca! I appreciate you taking the time to share your experience and am delighted to hear that you were pleasantly surprised. It looks like you are quite well traveled, so your recommendation carries a lot of weight. I especially enjoyed reading that you “experienced nothing but excellence” during your trip. That is the perfect compliment. Thank you... More 

Syracuse NY
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Agree with all the positives posted here, a well run place . No need to be verbose but I am asked to provide another 116 characters , so permit me to congratulate the Patriots and offer condolences to the Colts..

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

Thank you very much urmas! I appreciate you taking the time to share your experience and am glad that you agree with all of the other positives listed on this site. I hope to welcome you back in the future, Shane Krige General Manager More 

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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stay at this particular Fairmont property because of the exceptional service! From the bellmen at arrival to the front desk staff to the room attendants and especially to Jawad and Tazita at the bar, they make us feel like special people. We even met the hotel manager who was very charming.The rooms are quiet, comfortable and tastefully decorated. The... More 

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

Thank you kindly 2B&N! What a wonderful review. I appreciate you taking the time to share your experience and am delighted to hear that the Fairmont is your favorite hotel in the city. I am especially pleased to hear that it is your favorite because of the service. The team here is truly our greatest asset and we could not... More 

Riverview, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Another fabulous experience at the Fairmont Washington. The lobby bar is the place to be in the evening to meet interesting people and connect with friends we've met there before. Above all, it's Jawad and Tazita that keep us coming back every opportunity that we have. They are always warm and inviting and make us feel so special! Thank you... More 

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

Thank you very much 129Nancy! I appreciate you taking the time to share your experience and am delighted by your kind words. I especially enjoy hearing about your interactions with Jawad, Tizita and Seyoum. They are exceptional members of our team and prime examples of what makes the Fairmont special. Thank you again, Shane Krige General Manager More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to celebrate my daughter's birthday and without prompting, the hotel went above and beyond for her and her best friend. They brought a lovely fruit plate up with a personalized note for her, have her a special breakfast the day of her birthday and could not have done one more thing to make it more special. She will... More 

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

Thank you kindly ClaudiaDHenderson! What a wonderful review – I am so pleased to hear about your experience and to know that the team went above and beyond in taking care of your daughter on her special day. Thank you for sharing these kind words and helping future guests with their travel decisions, Shane Krige General Manager 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
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Fairmont Washington DC 4*
Number of rooms: 415
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