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Willard InterContinental Washington

4.5 of 5 1401 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington DC, DC 20004
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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Perfect location. Sense of history is real. Most of the presidents have stayed here since Lincoln. Room was nice. Hire one of the bicycle cabs for a twilight tour. You won't be disappointed. Short walk to the White House.

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Naples, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Willard is a beautiful, old hotel located one block from the White House. The rooms are a little tired. Ours had wallpaper that was peeling from the wall. We also had no television service for at least 24 hours. We repeatedly called and were given various excuses from different people who answered the phone. I was told that I... More

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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67 reviews 67 reviews
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Like others have mentioned, the location of this hotel cannot be beat. You can easily walk to all the museums and attractions in the "mall" area. Also, I easily walked the 1/2 mile or so to the conference/convention center each day. There are also many great restaurants and bars nearby. The beds are absolutely top notch. It is a pillow-top... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed there for the weekend, old world charm and outstanding service. Upgraded suite was huge and staff could not do enough. Great buffet breakfast. Location next to the White House and the mall. Will be back

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Nashville, Tennessee
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49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you have the chance to stay at the Willard you really have to stay at least once given its history and the setting. Here is the good and bad: The location – it really does not get much better. The property – it is awesome. The hotel is beautiful, well kept, and full of history. Do a little research... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Fantastic old Hotel right next door to the White House....superb interior/exterior with friendly staff and excellent, clean room.All of the m ain tourist buses stop right outside so its a dream if you want a tour as its almost a door pick-up and drop-off. Lovely.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I wanted to convey my appreciation for a wonderful stay at the Willard Hotel on memorial day weekend. In particular, I would like to call attention to Mr. Ali at the front desk, who insured that we knew the history of the hotel, that we had the best room, and that we received special attention based upon my retirement from... More

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Carmel, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Anyone who likes history should stay here at least once. Lincoln, Grant, MLK, and many others stayed here, and the lobby is impressive. You are two blocks from the White House, and I had a great view of the Washington Monument from my room window. The staff treated me well, and the meals were tasty. Everything is very expensive so... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Intercontinental Hotel Washington, The Willard. The location: It is more accessible from Dulles airport and the DC Airport than Baltimore Airport. The former two can be accessed by public transportation with a short walk to the hotel. Gallery Place and Metro Centre stations are near bye the hotel. For the DC Airport you can take super shuttle for $12-14, which... More

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Jackson, Mississippi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was in Washington for Labor Day weekend. Although I did not stay at the Willard InterContinental Washington, we stopped by that Saturday night about 10 p.m. The staff was professional and courteous. We asked if we could view a room because we are planning a sister trip to DC next year and wanted to stay at the Willard. There... More

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  • Great location(21)
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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*
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