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The Jefferson, Washington DC

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New Hope
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived early and the hotel was very accommodating. Even though check in is at 3:00, we were checked in by 1:00. Our room is small even though it is considered one of the larger rooms in the premier king category. Despite its size, the ceilings were high. Although this hotel is in an old building, it looks well maintained.... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I used to think that a hotel was just a hotel...even the nice ones were at the end of the day, just a hotel, but the Jefferson changed my outlook on hotels. This hotel was redone a few years ago, and redone could really be synonymous to the term tipped down to the studs and rebuilt. This hotel is now... More 

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

Dear Snalps77, Monti will be so pleased to hear that you had such a positive experience at The Jefferson. I’m pleased that you found our rooms to be elegantly designed and that you had the opportunity to visit the Book Room; you never need a reason! We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Sincerely, David Bueno Hotel... More 

Whitestone, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived after a really long drive and let me tell you, this hotel was the perfect pampering experience! While checking in, someone rolled up with a red wagon full of Beanie Babies and let my 3 year old choose one. Upon entering the room, we heard relaxing music playing. Every comfort or amenity is thought of beforehand. The beds... More 

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

Dear Yalanomata, Perfect pampering; thank you! I'm so glad that we made you and your family feel at home during your visit to Washington, DC and that you found The Jefferson to be so comfortable. Should your travels bring you back to Washington, DC, I hope we can welcome you back. Sincerely, David Bueno Hotel Manager dbueno@jeffersondc.com More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed in The Jefferson for 4 nights and they were so pleasant. The rooms not so big but beautifully designed and furnished. Of Course the location of the hotel is very good, everything seemed close enough to walk to. The thing I loved the most was the breakfast.. yummy, they serve the best waffles I've ever tasted, every breakfast... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

During the 1990s and just into the 2000s, I stayed at The Jefferson frequently and, at times, for long periods. One of those stays lasted three weeks. The hotel was, in those days, one of the world’s great hotels. And I don’t say that flippantly. It was extraordinarily beautiful and run by a staff who were trained to understand what... More 

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

Dear Jeffrey R., Thank you for taking the time to post about your recent stay with us. On behalf of the team, I’d like to apologize that your overall expectations of our hotel were not met. Additionally, I am sorry for the confusion with your in room dining order and the lack of response from the front office regarding your... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very rarely does one hotel have 2 out of 3 things going for them: best hotel overall, best restaurant, and best bar/lounge. The Jefferson has all 3. The hotel has a perfect downtown DC location, pretty much 5 min drive from any major area or land mark. Their facility and most importantly, their staff, are top notch. I was greeted... More 

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

Dear A TripAdvisor Member, Unpretentious elegance; thank you! I’m glad that you had the opportunity to experience many of our food and beverage outlets and that you found our staff to be top notch; I will be sure to relay your kind words to the rest of the team. We look forward to welcoming you back! Sincerely, David Bueno Hotel... More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Jefferson is a truly exceptional hotel. Everything was perfect; from arrival to departure. The hotel is beautiful and has a genuine warmth. The staff are excellent - every single person. A special mention to Cliff the concierge for his tips on where to go in the neighbourhood. We would not consider staying elsewhere if back in DC. Brilliant. Thoroughly... More 

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

Dear Ross W, I appreciate you taking the time to post about your recent stay with us. I'm so pleased that you found our staff to be excellent and that Cliff was able to provide you with some great recommendations while exploring DC! Should your travels bring you back to the states, I do hope we can welcome you back.... More 

Kuwait City, Kuwait
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

For our stay in DC for about 10 days we decided the Jefferson DC. There are so many things to say. The room was not so big and with few wardrobes / drawers but very very clean. In room you cannot find your nespresso machine but the hotel provides a fully equipped coffee station with regular and dec, milk and... More 

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

Dear GianluGMG, Thank you for taking the time to write about your recent stay and for posting pictures of your time at The Jefferson. I’m so glad that you would suggest our hotel to others and that you had the opportunity to dine in Greenhouse and sample our in-room dining options. Should your travels bring you back to the states,... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stayed at The Jefferson for a couples weekend to visit the Mall and experience D.C. From the moment you enter the Jefferson you know this is a special place that is not your typical hotel. Highly personalized service that is helpful and accommodating. The hotel has lots of interesting rooms to dine or have a cocktail... More 

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

Dear Strausm, Surprise and delight; we love that! I’m so glad that you and your wife enjoyed your time at The Jefferson and that you found the property to be atypical from other properties. I do hope we can welcome you back again soon! Sincerely, David Bueno Hotel Manager dbueno@jeffersondc.com More 

Chestertown, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

We recently enjoyed a lovely, relaxing anniversary getaway at The Jefferson Hotel in D.C. Beginning with the low-key check-in by friendly professional staff, we found the management and service to be superb, with attention to detail evident throughout our entire stay. Beautiful vintage decor, charming sitting areas and historic details evoke a warm, gentler time period. Our room was well-appointed... More 

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

Dear vbcalm, Thank you for taking the time to post about your recent stay at The Jefferson. I was pleased to read that you found our staff to be professional and that you received great service from the team at Plume. I hope we can welcome you back in the future! Sincerely, David Bueno Hotel Manager dbueno@jeffersondc.com More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Plume at the Jefferson Hotel
Plume at the Jefferson Hotel
Cuisines: American, Gluten Free Options, French
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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: $334 - $739 (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
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
#2 Spa Hotel in Washington DC
#2 Business Hotel in Washington DC
#2 Family Hotel in Washington DC
#3 Luxury Hotel in Washington DC
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