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Courtyard by Marriott Washington, DC/Foggy Bottom

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   515 20th Street NW, Washington DC, DC 20052 (Foggy Bottom - GWU - West End)
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Ranked #56 of 131 Hotels in Washington DC
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
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  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Weston
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014 via mobile

We had a great weekend stay while visiting our son at GW. The rooms were clean and well appointed. When we needed help, the staff was extremely helpful. Whether it was getting access to our car that had been valet parked or procuring extra pillows, everyone was great. A superb overall experience.

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Erin A, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Washington, DC/Foggy Bottom, responded to this review

I am so happy to hear that we were able to ensure a comfortable and enjoyable stay while visiting your son at George Washington University. As we are located on campus, we truly enjoy the GWU families and friends of the students that stay with us. We greatly appreciate your recognition of our staff, and we will share it with... More

Denver, Colorado
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We got off the plane and within 10 minutes were checking in to our hotel. We were greeted by very kind professional staff who went out of their way to make us comfortable while they readied our room(we were early). Rooms were so nice and clean. Hotel is within walking distance to all of the monuments museums and just 5... More

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Erin A, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Washington, DC/Foggy Bottom, responded to this review

It is great to hear that our staff was able to accomodate your early check in. While we are a very busy location, the entire team works very hard to ensure a comfortable and enjoyable stay for all of our guests, and typically we can ensure a room is ready for early arrivals so our guets can get the most... More

Stephens City, Virginia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

My partner and I stayed at the Courtyard for one night. I booked the room via Priceline (winning bid was $80, plus taxes and fees). The front desk associates at check-in and check-out were very friendly. Our room was clean and adequate for our needs. The breakfast attendant was incredibly nice (wish I could remember her name) and my oatmeal... More

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Erin A, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Washington, DC/Foggy Bottom, responded to this review

I am happy to hear that our amazing staff ensured an enjoyable and relainxg stay for you and your partner. Thay work very hard, and I will be sharing your positive recognition with them. It is truly appreciated. Thank you for staying with us, and we look forward to having you as a guest in the future. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014 via mobile

Great location for site seeing. Short walk to to Lincoln Memorial, the Metro, Georgetown for shopping and great selection of restaurants and specialty shops. Jason at the front desk was so helpful with directions, pizza delivery places and anything u need to know about the area. Very safe area super close to George Washington University. You could tell Jason loves... More

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Erin A, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Washington, DC/Foggy Bottom, responded to this review

I am happy to hear that you were able to take advantage of our prime location and walking distance to many of Washingotn DC's monuments and museums. It is wonderful to hear that our staff was able to help you enjoy your stay and make the most of your trip to Wahington DC. Our associates truly love working with our... More

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34 reviews 34 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 via mobile

Pros: Location very near the Lincoln Memorial. Good and clean hotel with nice range of HD TV channels that included NBC sports showing EPL live matches! Free wifi and also tubs of free bite sized chocolates such as TWIX and SNICKERS at the front counter for those with sweet tooth. Cons: Long walk from Farragut North Metro station if you... More

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Erin A, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Washington, DC/Foggy Bottom, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our property. I am so happy to hear that you enjoted your stay with us, including indulging your sweet tooth. Our team works very hard to ensure a comfortable and enjoyable stay for our guests, so thank you for the review. We do hope to have you as our guest again, if your travels... More

New Jersey
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

My husband and I just stayed at this hotel for a weekend getaway to DC. We found that it was in the perfect location to walk to the the White House, Mall, Lincoln Memorial, Jefferson Memorial, Washington Monument, War Memorials and various museums. The room was extemely clean and quiet. The staff that we encountered at the front desk were... More

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Erin A, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Washington, DC/Foggy Bottom, responded to this review

Dear Meg00, It is wonderful that you were able to take advantage of all of the wonderful sights Washignton Dc has to offer due to our prime location. I am so happy to hear that our team assisted in making your trip both enjoyable and productive. We do hope that if your travel brings you to the Washington DC area... More

New York City, New York
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41 reviews 41 reviews
9 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Needed to be near GWU and this hotel is very convenient . It is also new , so rooms were impeccable, no noise, very comfortable beds (not too soft) . The breakfast sector is well designed, nothing fancy but efficient with a reasonable selection and fast service. If you plan to go when GWU is having open houses , move... More

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Erin A, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Washington, DC/Foggy Bottom, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us, and thank you for your review of our property. I am happy to hear that you enjoied our new, clean guestrooms, and had the opportunity to visit the Bistro. We do hope that on your next visit to GWU we have the opportunity to have you as our guest again. Safe and happy future... More

Long Island
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We stayed here for only one night and really wanted to see and do a lot. Julie at the front desk was amazing and went out of her way to help us figure things out. Starting with the phone call the day before, she was quick to give suggestions in getting the most out of our trip. Her wonderful customer... More

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Erin A, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Washington, DC/Foggy Bottom, responded to this review

Dear Mommyof2Kids Thank you so much for your kind review of our property. I am so happy to hear that you enjoyed our prime location and that Julie was able to offer reccomendations on how to make the most of your trip, and take good care of you and your family. I do hope that if you are in the... More

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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51 reviews 51 reviews
46 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

We stayed here for six nights, and couldn't have been happier. Jake in particular went out of his way to make us feel at home. This property does Marriott proud, and we stayed at over 7 marriotts this summer. Great location, with Subway and Starbucks next door. There is a laundry service three blocks north if you are staying more... More

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Erin A, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Washington, DC/Foggy Bottom, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review of our property. I am so happy to hear that you were able to enjoy our prime location, and our Bistro to relax and unwind in the evening. I greatly appreciate the positive recognition of Jake, and as you may see he has been recognized previously as one of our staff who... More

Princeton, New Jersey
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Very friendly staff. Nice breakfast included. Wonderful proximity both to GWU and to the Mall. Rooms were average for Marriott but very comfortable and met our needs for a reasonable price in Washington, DC.

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Erin A, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Washington, DC/Foggy Bottom, responded to this review

Dear David, Thank you for your review. I am so happy to hear that our location, and excellent staff helped you enjoy your trip to Washington DC. We do hope to have you as our guest in the future. Wishing you safe and happy travels! More

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Address: 515 20th Street NW, Washington DC, DC 20052
Location: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Foggy Bottom - GWU - West End , Upper Northwest
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Courtyard by Marriott Washington, DC/Foggy Bottom 3*
Number of rooms: 149
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