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Willard InterContinental Washington

4.5 of 5 1401 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington DC, DC 20004
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Santa Rosa, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently spent 2nights at the famous Willard Hotel in our Nations Capitol . The hotel was conveniently located and had some interesting history ( Abe Lincoln stayed there) so we were anxious to try it out. A few things to know, they have very small rooms and roomier rooms. Do not get room Rm 503, that was what was... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My family stayed here (5) of us!! Great location! Beautiful lobby and great room!! Walking distance to many restaurants and near the White House! Kids enjoyed the piano in the lobby and many sitting areas.

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Fleetwood, PA
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very classy hotel with a grand lobby and facilities, beautiful rooms, and located in the heart of DC near the White House. We walked to Ford Theater, multiple Smithsonian Museums (Natural/American History the closest), the White House, and Capitol Building with ease although the capitol does take about 20-25 minutes. Ordained for Christmas, the interior and exterior... More 

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Hamilton, Virginia
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53 reviews 53 reviews
20 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We only spent one night, in order to attend a Kennedy Center event. The location is really convenient to the downtown and a short taxi ride or by foot will take you to many of the sights. The foyer was really well decorated for Christmas. The staff and reception was excellent. Valet car service was $50, but well done. Best... More 

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New York City, New York
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48 reviews 48 reviews
35 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I just love staying at the Willard. It is very central and you can walk everywhere. I stayed in various hotels this year in DC and this is my favorite. I had a classic room and I can tell you that the room is huge. I loved all the space since I hate feeling in a cramped place. the bed... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
38 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for July 4th and it was a wonderful hotel. Amazing location that is difficult to beat, fantastic staff, lovely rooms that were quiet and comfortable with lovely and accommodating housekeeping staff. The front desk were more than happy to help organise the July 4th events and sorted out 1 or 2 issues we had during our stay. Check... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent service, very clean room and comfortable beds and hight quality linen & towels. We had a superior room on the 4th floor. Totally quiet and no noice from the corridor. Spacious, 2 x 150cm beds, desk, chairs, good closet and enough drawers. Bathroom could have been bigger if I must thnk of something less perfect. Breakfast buffet was excellent... More 

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Albany, New York
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62 reviews 62 reviews
14 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am not a world traveler, but the Willard is the best hotel I have ever stayed in. Immaculate. Comfortable. Great rooms. First class mattress, linens, overall sleep quality. White House is right around the corner. I did not have the chance to dine in the restaurants.

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Templeton, CA
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed this hotel at the holidays and the bar was beautiful, upscale, and very attentive. Franklin from Honduras was wonderful and attentive and kind and we will definitely come back here again. I so enjoy my girlfriends 59 and nine tenths Years celebration tonight

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent a couple of nights at the Willard earlier this year. It was a most pleasant experience. Friendly staff good accommodation and beautiful period décor and easy walking distance for the White House and many other attractions. It is no wonder that the USA Presidential inauguration drive starts from here. If you are looking for a central hotel in Washington... More 

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

Thank you for staying with us and for posting these wonderful comments on your summer stay. You humble us with your kind comments and we are very fortunate to get front row seats for the Presidential Inaugurals. Happy Holidays. Sincerely Patrick Patrick Birchall General Manager More 

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  • National Mall(7)
  • Pennsylvania Avenue(4)
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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*
Number of rooms: 335
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Also Known As:
Willard Intercontinental Washington Hotel Washington Dc
Intercontinental Washington Dc
Intercontinental Hotel Washington Dc
Hotel Style:
#6 Family Hotel in Washington DC
#9 Luxury Hotel in Washington DC
#11 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
#12 Business Hotel in Washington DC

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