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Charleston, South Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is far and away the hardest review I have written. I REALLY would have loved to have been able to award five dots. Our stay was a hard two dots but I awarded the third due to the fact part of the negative could have happened anywhere and was just luck of the draw - Not fair to "punish"... More 

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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So I splurged. I splurged big. Was in the DC area for business, and stayed an extra two days to hit a bucket list item in memory of my dad...a stay at the Hay-Adams. With the view of the White House. It was SO WORTH IT. From the moment I made the reservation, I was treated like a queen. Fabienne... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Absolutely wonderful stay. Everyone was so friendly and helpful. The hotel is gorgeous, pure old school elegance. We got an amazing deal on our room and we were treated like we were paying for the Presidential Suite, full price! We will go back and can't wait! View of the president's church out our window.

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Bethesda, Maryland
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2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I were married at the Hay Adams Hotel and decided to celebrate our 1 year anniversary there just a few weeks ago. What a finish line to our first year of marriage! We had a delicious brunch at The Lafayette which was absolutely perfect. From the fresh prosciutto and delicious crab cakes to the pastries and coffee-... More 

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New York, New York, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

In our travels, we have stayed at many fine hotels, and some, not so fine. This visit, we wanted to introduce our 10 year old grand daughter to Washington, D.C.. My husband and I have stayed at The Hay Adams, many times, the reason being, once you stay there, it becomes impossible to settle for anything less than the luxurious... More 

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HansBrulandHA, General Manager at The Hay-Adams, responded to this review

Dear Linda, What a wonderful review! It is always a treat to read such satisfaction from a recent guest. What a wonderful time, being able to introduce your grandchild to D.C.! What an honor to be a standard you hold all other hotels to. Come back and see us as soon as you can! Sincerely, Hans Bruland VP/General Manager More 

Destin, FL
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52 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My experience with the Hay-Adams was one of the best hotel experiences I've had the pleasure to enjoy. The service level was top notch from start to finish. The front desk, concierge, wait staff and bellmen were extremely friendly and helpful. The room was a parlor suite and was spotlessly clean and well appointed with all the comforts you would... More 

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HansBrulandHA, General Manager at The Hay-Adams, responded to this review

Dear FloridaStateNole, What a truly wonderful review about your stay with us! I will share all your praise with our team, who I am certain, will be encouraged by your remarks. It is wonderful to head feedback from guests, like you, that elevates our hotel. Sincerely, Hans Bruland VP/General Manager More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

A warm greeting and great service from the staff as soon as you walk in. Then treat yourself with cookies as you make your way up to your room. Location is incredible as it is right next to the White House! This historic hotel will not let you down.

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3 Thank BimandBear
HansBrulandHA, General Manager at The Hay-Adams, responded to this review

Dear BimandBear, I am happy to read that you felt the warmth we hope all guest do when they arrive at our hotel. I am pleased that you tried the cookies, they are simply scrumptious! Thank you for taking the time to write this kind review. See you during your next stay. Sincerely, Hans Bruland VP/General Manager More 

Lyon, France
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Old style American hotel perfectly located (very close to the White House - some rooms have a direct view) with excellent service. Rooms are good but they will probably need a refresh soon. Clearly the place to stay if you visit Washington.

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HansBrulandHA, General Manager at The Hay-Adams, responded to this review

Dear 481pierrep, Thank you for taking the time to review The Hay-Adams, your comments are very much valued. We really appreciate your remarks and high recommendation. We look forward to welcoming you back to The Hay-Adams soon! Sincerely, Hans Bruland VP/General Manager More 

Shanghai, China
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181 reviews
45 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

A week long stay with my daughter in Washington, with excellent care from everyone. From our stepping in to our leaving the city we only had a great time. Lovely room, concierge was fantastic with ideas and great tips, breakfast team perfect, really nice welcoming gift ...absolutely wonderful

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HansBrulandHA, General Manager at The Hay-Adams, responded to this review

Dear PascaleV, I am so happy to hear you and your daughter enjoyed your time in D.C.. I am even more happy to hear that we had a part in that. We would love to have you stay with us the next time you find yourself in Washington. Sincerely, Hans Bruland VP/General Manager More 

Brighton, Michigan
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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently stayed at The Hay-Adams for an extended weekend. Our selection was based on its location in DC and a wonderful reputation for excellence. We were not disappointed. This hotel is within a block of the White House and within walking distance to all the major attractions in DC. Our room was small but beautiful and comfortable. This hotel... More 

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HansBrulandHA, General Manager at The Hay-Adams, responded to this review

Dear Yatch1, Thank you for the kind words. It is very much appreciated when guests, like yourself, take time to compliment the different aspects of our hotel. The elegance of the rooms mixed with views is one hard to beat in the city. We hope that you are able to come and see us again soon! Sincerely, Hans Bruland VP/General... More 

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  • Restaurant
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Washington's landmark residence of choice for visitors to our nation's capital. The Hay-Adams, a luxury boutique hotel, is as close as you can get to staying at the White House without a personal invitation from the President. Originally designed in the 1920s as a residential hotel, The Hay-Adams carefully emulates the ambiance of a distinguished private mansion on Lafayette Square. The 145-room boutique hotel in Washington, DC features 21 luxury suites with stunning views of Lafayette Park and the White House. All of our guest rooms exhibit the perfect combination of heritage, luxury, contemporary comfort and technology. Ideally situated in Lafayette Square and steps away from many of Washington D.C.'s famous attractions, The Hay-Adams is the premier destination for leisure and business travelers alike. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Hay-Adams

Address: 16th & H Sts. NW, One Lafayette Square, Washington DC, DC 20006
Location: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > National Mall
Price Range: $362 - $680 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Hay-Adams 5*
Number of rooms: 145
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Also Known As:
The Hay-Adams Hotel Washington Dc
Hay Adams Washington Dc
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
#3 Family Hotel in Washington DC
#3 Luxury Hotel in Washington DC
#12 Business Hotel in Washington DC
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