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The Hay-Adams

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   16th & H Sts. NW, One Lafayette Square, Washington DC, DC 20006 (National Mall)
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Ranked #2 of 130 Hotels in Washington DC
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Fairfield CT
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95 reviews 95 reviews
46 hotel reviews
152 helpful votes 152 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I stayed for a night recently with my husband, and we agreed this hotel is unique and in a class of it's own. It's very elegant and the service and attention to detail is impressive. We stayed in the Lafayette suite and it had a wonderful view of the White House and Memorial. Turn down service was great, there was... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Elegant, sophisticated and luxurious with unparalleled views of the White House from the top floors and the roof. Small but dramatic lobby with world renowned clientele often in attendance. The restaurant is wonderful and the cozy Bar downstairs a power meeting locale with a Bartender Supreme. Expensive but worth it if you want to stay where the power brokers and... More

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Hay Adams is a pearl to be cherished in all its splendor and attentiveness. The location is a killer and the 4th of July Party on the rooftop overlooking the Mall and the White House was worth every (significant) dollar of the surcharge for that day. The concierge was extremely helpful and the whole experience was intimate and unobtrusive.... More

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San Jose, California
17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Beautiful old hotel in the heart of Washington, D.C. The hotel is just across the Lafayette Square park from the White House and is close to both the tourist attractions on the Mall but also to the government offices. The lobby area is small by modern standards but beautifully appointed. I did not eat in the restaurant which is up... More

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Richmond, Virginia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

There's no better Washington hotel location than this one adjacent to the White House. From auto valet to check-in agent to bell captain, the service is flawless. I was pleasantly surprised to hear all call me by name as I walked through the lobby or dined in the restaurant. This is a first class hotel with beautiful rooms, terrific restaurant... More

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

Location - It is in a quiet area (not close from restaurant and museums); it is located just in front of Lafayette Park and the White House. It is also about 10 minutes away by foot from 2 metro stations, and about 15 minutes away by foot from the Willard Hotel, where city tour buses stops. Style - Classical and... More

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Melbourne, Florida
17 reviews 17 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Love this hotel. Mostly because it is easy access to everything from the airport, to museums, and the fabulous restaurants. Our family enjoyed walking the city and when the kids got tired, we bought the trolley pass to take us around. The hotel is clean and beautiful decorated with a lovely staff. You feel welcomed the moment you walk through... More

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Weston, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

WOW!!! I had prayed for a smooth magical experience and the Hay Adams came through with flying colors! Special thanks to Paul - what a wonderful greeting - Ishmael, Alfredo, Sean, Jesus- helped with bags taxis anything we wanted - Jareau, April, Martine,front desk always friendly- El Maachi, Efrain in the dining room - more smiles and great service! The... More

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30 reviews 30 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fantastic hotel. The staff is amazing and friendly. The bar downstairs is cozy and a nice place to grab a drink. You can't beat the location. You're right in the middle of everything and a $11 uberx ride from the airport. Grab a cup of coffee and head to the White House on your morning walk.

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Victoria, Canada
3 reviews 3 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent two nights at the fabulous Hay-Adams. There could not be a better pet friendly location in DC. Everything, from breakfast to turn-down, was perfection. The staff were awesome from the moment we pulled into the driveway until the sad moment we had to leave. We will return! Stella misses you all.

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Address: 16th & H Sts. NW, One Lafayette Square, Washington DC, DC 20006
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Location: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > National Mall
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Hay-Adams 5*
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