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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have been staying at many different hotels in DC but never found an excellent one...wel now I have! The Jefferson is perfect First off are the people , very one make you feel you have stayed there many times..all are helpful attentive, friendly. The room is wonderful ! Free wifi !! No coffeemaker in the room but at the...

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

Dear Chris F, We’re so glad you found us! I appreciate you taking the time to post about your stay with us and that you found our staff to be helpful, attentive and friendly. We look forward to welcoming you back the next time you find yourself in Washington, DC. Sincerely, David Bueno Hotel Manager dbueno@jeffersondc.com

Wheaton, Illinois
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Reviewed September 29, 2016

From the staff at the front door through the reception, concierge and restaurant staff this is one of the most wonderful hotels we have ever stayed at. The rooms were clean and elegant and everything at this hotel is first class.

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

Dear Jim25w644, One of the most wonderful hotels; thank you! I was so pleased to read that you had an enjoyable stay at The Jefferson and that you found our rooms to be both clean and elegant. I do hope we can welcome you back again soon. Sincerely, David Bueno Hotel Manager dbueno@jeffersondc.com

Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The location of this hotel can't be beat if you're headed to meetings, events, or tourist destinations in the heart of D.C. The interior of the hotel balances a regal elegance with welcoming, comfortable public areas. The original lobby skylight dates back to 1923, and each room and hallway resonants with interesting historic detail. Our room wasn't large, but it...

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

Dear Eiregirl, I appreciate you taking the time to post about your recent stay with us. While I was pleased to read that you found our rooms to be comfortable and found our location to be convenient, I’d like to apologize that the bathroom door was not properly cleaned prior to your arrival. I’ve passed your feedback along to our...

Plymouth, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My son and his wife were married the day after Thanksgiving in the Library at the hotel followed by a small dinner reception in the wine room. The setting was intimate,classic, but not stuffy. The staff was present at all times to cater to everyone's needs. The gourmet dinner had a variety of foods that blended well. The chef started...

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

Dear David G, Congratulations on your son’s wedding! I am so pleased that we were able to make this occasion a special one for you and your family and that you received exceptional service from our staff. I will be sure to pass along your kind words regarding the food to our culinary team and I do hope we can...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

More on the understated , stylish and elegant style of hotel than the brassy styles of New York etc. - rooms are not huge but are well appointed and decorated. If you are a tourist, it may be wise to spend a little thinking time for location, this is a few blocks away from the White House and other tourist...

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Dear RobWamberal, Thank you for taking the time to post about your recent visit to The Jefferson. I’m glad you found our service to be excellent and that you found our rooms to be well appointed and decorated to your liking. Should your travels bring you back to the states, I hope we can welcome you back. Sincerely, David Bueno...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful hotel with great service, lovely decor, and great food and bar. I dined both in the restaurants and in a private setting, and had room service - all were very good. The rooms are lovely and was upgraded to a suite one night which was enormous and beautiful. Beds are great. Bathrooms sometimes have some water issues i have...

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Riverhead, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Start to finish, The Jefferson is D.C.'s best Hotel. Impeccable service and accommodations, amazing food and beverage offerings (Plume Restaurant, Quill Lounge, even room service). Make no mistake you will pay for the privilege of staying here, but what a privilege it is. Thank you to the team at The Jefferson for an incredibly memorable stay.

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Dear EastEndHotels, Best hotel; thank you! I’m so glad you enjoyed your stay and that you received impeccable service from our team. Should your travels bring you back to Washington, DC, we hope to welcome you back! Sincerely, David Bueno Hotel Manager dbueno@jeffersondc.com

Jacksonville, FL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here during the month of November 2016. Great service that was polished but not stuffy. Common areas are beautiful and bedrooms very comfortable. A great surprise was the historian in the Jefferson Book Room! She had so much knowledge and a great asset to the hotel. We will definitively return. We also stayed at the Hay Adams during...

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

Dear brieandbubbles, Thank you for taking the time to post about your recent stay at The Jefferson. I was pleased to read that you found our service to be polished but not stuffy and that you were able to meet with Susan, our in-house historian! We look forward to welcoming you back. Sincerely, David Bueno Hotel Manager dbueno@jeffersondc.com

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Generally I assume the hotel is wonderful. I regret I had not enough time to enjoy it as much as I wish. I would improve the internet connection, towels were not soft enough, coffee machine is not easy to use because the cable is too short. I would expect universal sockets both for American and European plug. AC is too...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Old school elegance is the hallmark of this facility. (The people at registration sit at actual desks, not just counters.) I must say that there was a tub to die for in my room- very deep and included bath salts and one of those racks across the tub to hold toiletries while you luxuriate. I don't know if that was...

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Dear LEPCT, Old school elegance; thank you! I appreciate your kind feedback regarding your recent stay and was pleased to read that you found our staff to be extremely friendly and helpful. I do hope we can welcome you back again soon. Sincerely, David Bueno Hotel Manager dbueno@jeffersondc.com

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Spa
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  • Accessible rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to The Jefferson, Washington's second most prestigious address. Distinguished, sophisticated and discreet, this 95-room luxury boutique hotel exemplifies all that its namesake, Thomas Jefferson, held dear -intricately thought-out design, twenty elegantly appointed suites, the most modern amenities including a petite spa, culinary excellence and exceptional personalized service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Jefferson, Washington DC

Address: 1200 16th Street NW, Washington DC, DC 20036-3202
Location: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Dupont Circle
Price Range: $314 - $675 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Jefferson, Washington DC 5*
Number of rooms: 95
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Also Known As:
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Jefferson Hotel Washington Dc
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
#2 Business Hotel in Washington DC
#2 Spa Hotel in Washington DC
#2 Family Hotel in Washington DC
#4 Luxury Hotel in Washington DC
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“Recommend a room upgrade, my first room was a standard and it was quite small.”
 of 5 bubbles RobertMeister, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Room 212 has its own outside terrace that is nice to go outside people watch, read the paper, and drink an espresso.”
 of 5 bubbles TerryB550, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“All of the rooms are wonderful but you might want to not be right on the 2nd floor facing 16th Street. Very quiet hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles Roadwarrior098, Oct 18, 2016 | Read review
“Suites have large tubs”
 of 5 bubbles 679anyab, Sep 22, 2016 | Read review
“We were hoping to get into a quite suite but they were sold out. Too was nice”
  • Great Tub
  • Beautiful Room and very comfortable bed and pillows
  • Beautiful Bathroom
 of 5 bubbles Swisscss, Sep 18, 2016 | Read review
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