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The Jefferson, Washington DC

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1200 16th Street NW, Washington DC, DC 20036
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I travel to DC on business once a year or so, but have never found a hotel that I like. Most are without style or comfort - I now have found my place! The Jefferson was recommended by a friend who lives and works in DC, so I was hopeful for a good stay. The warm welcome at the door... More 

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McKinney, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Wonderful! Go! Great showers, tv in bathroom mirror is fun, lovely decor, great classic bar, quiet, central to most Washington DC sights, turn down service with chocolates and my favorite fresh ironed sheets each day.

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Point Pleasant, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We celebrated our Anniversary at The Jefferson. From the moment we arrived, we were greeted with a very knowledgable friendly staff. I fell in love with the charm of this boutique hotel. We arrived around noon, Gary checked us in with ease, his warmth and sincerity made us feel special. Our room was beautifully inviting, very clean, comfortable. We decided... More 

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JeffersonDC, Manager at The Jefferson, Washington DC, responded to this review

Dear Vincent D, Happy Anniversary! I am so glad that you were able to celebrate at The Jefferson, and that your visit was one to remember. I will be sure to pass on your complements to our staff, especially to Gary and the Front Office team. We look forward to celebrating other milestones with you! Sincerely, David Bueno Hotel Manager... More 

Savannah, Georgia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The shower is like needles, and you cannot adjust it to make is softer. Not sure how this happens at such a great hotel. The room was wonderful and the staff amazing. The bar was absolutely fantastic and the kind of place in which you feel history happens.

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JeffersonDC, Manager at The Jefferson, Washington DC, responded to this review

Dear jhowin, I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your room, and appreciate you letting us know about the issue you experienced with the shower. I will be sure to follow up with our Director of Engineering regarding the pressure. I hope we have the opportunity to welcome you back again in the future. Sincerely, David Bueno Hotel Manager... More 

San Antonio, Texas
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were fortunate enough to have a friend recommend this hotel to us on a recent business/play get away. All I can say is that we are now spoiled and The Jefferson is the hotel at the very, very top of our list as being the best. From the first moment you enter, you know that you are going to... More 

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JeffersonDC, Manager at The Jefferson, Washington DC, responded to this review

Dear SchneiderSATX , I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your recent stay, and that our team was able to “spoil” you during your visit. I hope that we have the opportunity to welcome you back again in the future. Sincerely, David Bueno Hotel Manager dbueno@jeffersondc.com More 

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32 reviews 32 reviews
6 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a charming small hotel with wonderful staff, cozy beautifully appointed rooms, (it's a very old hotel, so the rooms are on the small side), great beds, quiet all night. There is a fantastic dining room that feels like it could be in England or Italy; big skylights that looks like they were built in the 1800s, lots of... More 

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JeffersonDC, Manager at The Jefferson, Washington DC, responded to this review

Dear Leslie E, Thank you for taking the time to post about your recent stay with us. I am pleased that you found your room and the hotel’s atmosphere to your liking. Additionally, I am glad to hear that you enjoyed spending time in our dining outlets, as well as our common areas. We look forward to welcoming you back... More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed in a suite here over the weekend of the White House Correspondant's Dinner and despite the craziness and celebrities all over the city and hotel, the staff here did an impeccable job. By far, one of the finest hotels and hotel experiences I've had anywhere in the USA.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We originally had reservations at Hay Adams for a portion of my husband's 40th birthday trip to DC, but impulsively changed them to stay at The Jefferson based on it's ranking on TripAdvisor and recommendation by Conde Nast. We were also happy to be able to use our Amex FHR benefits and redeem a complimentary third night as advertised by... More 

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JeffersonDC, Manager at The Jefferson, Washington DC, responded to this review

Dear curiousaboutgeorge, Thank you for your feedback; I appreciate you taking the time to post about your recent stay and will be sure to pass along your kind words about Boone. I was glad that we were able to amend your bill and I have been in touch with each department regarding your feedback since we had first corresponded last... More 

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29 reviews 29 reviews
21 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is very elegantly decorated with not over doing it. The rooms are very spacious and comfortable. The staffs are outstanding and very attentive. It is walkable to many of the attractions. The best tip for the hotel is to book on the hotel's own website. Also be mindful of parking charges per night. The restaurant is a must... More 

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JeffersonDC, Manager at The Jefferson, Washington DC, responded to this review

Dear Eunbee K, Thank you for taking the time to post about your recent stay. I was pleased to read that you enjoyed your visit, and that you found our downtown location convenient for your stay. Additionally, I am glad to hear that our guest rooms and restaurant were to your liking. I do hope to welcome you back again... More 

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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Jefferson Hotel was so lovely and I can't say enough good things about it. Just the history made it special, the staff outstanding. The different dining rooms and food was excellent. We were there to see my grandson and to hit the perfect weekend for the Cherry Blossoms made this trip one of the best trips to DC.

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JeffersonDC, Manager at The Jefferson, Washington DC, responded to this review

Dear mjreg , I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed your recent stay, and that you admired our historical accents as well as our various dining outlets. I will be sure to pass on your compliments to our staff, and I hope we have the opportunity to welcome you back again in the future. Sincerely, David Bueno Hotel... More 

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