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Willard InterContinental Washington

4.5 of 5 1401 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington DC, DC 20004
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Chapel Hill, Nc, Usa
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33 reviews 33 reviews
14 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We spent a great long weekend at the Willard over MLK weekend. The weather was cold but the warmth of the Willard and its staff made for a great visit. We had drinks and dinner at the Round Robin Bar on arrival and dinners at nearby restaurants guided by a great concierge the other two nights. The room was good... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We served as DC tour guides for our friends originally from Poland and now living in the Southeast. The Willard was beautifully decorated for the holidays and was truly magical. This historic hotel is the perfect location to showcase our Nation's Capitol!

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Austin, Minnesota
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed at the Willard on business trip using accumulated points. The lobby was ornate however the rooms were very "expected". Nothing about the room impressed me. There was a hint of federal style decor. For example, the windows had green velvet curtains with ropes. Don't know what to say except the place bored me.

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Charleston, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed with y'all this past weekend for a bachelorette party and everything was fabulous. I had 3 rooms with about 13 girls and the accommodations were perfect. Upon check-in the woman at the desk was wonderful(about 1pm on 1/16). We were able to check in to all 3 rooms right then and she was able to get us all... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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20 reviews 20 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Willard for our 9th anniversary. We used a discount website to get a good rate or else we would never be able to stay there. As teachers, we have nice vacations, but not necessarily tons of money to spend. You wouldn't know that we got a discount based on the way we were treated. They sent... More 

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PatrickBirchall, General Manager at Willard InterContinental Washington, responded to this review

There are sometimes some great rates for the Willard - so glad you booked one and for a very special occasion! Happy belated anniversary and I am so glad you enjoyed your stay at the hotel and the hospitality you received. We are all thankful for you taking on such a great profession in teaching - our children are the... More 

Frederick, Maryland
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We spent a night there last week and it was wonderful. The lobby is gorgeous, like something out of a postcard. The room was spacious and beautifully appointed. Reserve a basic room and request a higher floor with a southwestern view. We got a free double upgrade this way. We had a great room with miles of marble in the... More 

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PatrickBirchall, General Manager at Willard InterContinental Washington, responded to this review

You sure worked the system :-) So glad we had the availability and were able to assign a room with a view over D.C. Thank you for your time to share your comments and your kinds words about the hotel. Come back soon and have another staycation yet for more than a night. Sincerely Patrick Parick Birchall General Manager More 

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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I travel a fair bit and this is one of the absolute best hotels I have ever stayed with. Location - so close the the White House you feel like you might be the President. Right on the Mall. We didn't bother with any guided tours as we could walk everywhere. Classy and brilliant rooms. If you want the real... More 

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PatrickBirchall, General Manager at Willard InterContinental Washington, responded to this review

Your words are too kind...we will take your 5 stars as a 6 :-) Steve H - we are blessed with one of the best locations in town - so easy to get around and D.C. is so much fun to visit by foot. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards Patrick More 

Sydney, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Upon arrival we where a little jet lagged and gave into the temptation of an upgrade to the Abraham Lincoln suite. With an incredible view of the capital everything about the suite was absolute old world elegance and luxury and it was a great experience overall. The whole hotel and lobby is a tourist attraction in its own right and... More 

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Philadelphia, PA
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57 reviews 57 reviews
22 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We stayed here for one night. The lobby area is stunning when you walk into the hotel and the history of the hotel is very interesting. Our room was on the 11th floor and had a gorgeous view of the Washington Monument at night. The room was comfortable, the shower was great with lots of hot water and water pressure... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at The Willard from 17 to 20 December 2014 and found the hotel to be in the perfect location with walking distance access to almost all the tourist sites DC has to offer, granted, we don't mind walking considerable distances exploring a new city. The hotel is almost literally opposite The White House. beautiful Xmas tree and carols... More 

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Additional Information about Willard InterContinental Washington

Address: 1401 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington DC, DC 20004
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Location: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Downtown / Chinatown , Penn Quarter
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Willard InterContinental Washington 4.5*
Number of rooms: 335
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