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The Fairfax at Embassy Row

2100 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington DC, DC 20008-2807
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#94 of 153 hotels in Washington DC
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Our intimate, upscale Washington, D.C. hotel offers approachable sophistication in a classic setting. Nestled among leafy avenues, world-class boutiques and exceptional dining, The Fairfax at Embassy Row, Washington, D.C. is a haven of refinement.
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Property amenities
Valet parking
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar / lounge
Business Center with Internet Access
Baggage storage
24-hour front desk
Paid private parking on-site
Paid wifi
Breakfast buffet
ATM on site
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Ironing service
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Room features
VIP room facilities
Flatscreen TV
Room types
Bridal suite
Non-smoking rooms
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Languages Spoken
English, Spanish


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100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
108Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
35Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
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Petalle wrote a review Aug 2020
Midlands, England124 contributions139 helpful votes
This is a very charming hotel with a lot of character, and it was interesting just to walk round all the different areas. It's a little worn in places but is clean and comfortable. My room was also full of character and comfy. Great shower with a thermostat. I was with a tour so we had a private breakfast but there was also an area where you could purchase various food items. The food seemed quite expensive, as was the coffee although pleasant. The hotel is in a good location for various places of interest and the metro. I really liked this hotel and would recommend it from the three nights I was there.
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Date of stay: September 2019
3 Helpful votes
SkyPrincess03 wrote a review Mar 2020
Atlanta, Georgia34 contributions25 helpful votes
Super cute and quaint little area. When you walk in this hotel, it's really pretty and the staff is very professional and nice, but the rooms, furniture, and curtains are seriously outdated! The first room I was in was spacious, and the view was nice, but the heat didn't work and the water wouldn't get hot. So after trying to get warm, I told the front desk agent about my issue. He sent up maintenance and the maintenance guy brought me a space heater. Next I tried to take a shower and realized the water didn't even get warm, let alone hot. So now I have no choice but to change rooms. (Ughhh😠) The 2nd room was way worse. I didn't even call to complain bc I didn't want to be "that customer!" The tub was peeling...and my sheets had blood on them. So now I'm heated! I had to bleach the room down, but Luckily, I was able to take the sheets from the 1st room and change them myself.😠😠😠 Check out the pictures and see for yourself. These rooms look like your grandmothers house with a funny smell!😷 Get a makeover PLEASEEEE!!!!
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Date of stay: March 2020Trip type: Traveled on business
2 Helpful votes
Lisa N wrote a review Mar 2020
Boston, Massachusetts34 contributions21 helpful votes
Had a great stay at Fairfax on the Embassy row. Great location and close to alot of landmarks . Close to The union station too. Taxis right outside the hotel. The rooms are super comfy and the Sally bar is just delightful great cocktails and bitings! Loved the short stay be back soon!
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Date of stay: March 2020Trip type: Traveled solo
2 Helpful votes
Response from , General Manager at The Fairfax at Embassy Row
Responded Mar 19, 2020
Thank you for your kind words! We're thrilled to hear that our prime location and luxurious guest rooms could make you feel right at home here at the Fairfax at Embassy Row! We hope to see you again soon, for another five star stay from check-in to check-out!
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BrainyBrendan wrote a review Mar 2020
Dublin, Ireland91 contributions102 helpful votes
I visited the Fairfax Hotel on business for 3 nights. My business was very near so location was great. It’s also an excellent hotel for a tourist visit given proximity to the Metro at Dupont Circle. So location excellent. My room, which was a King, was spacious and well appointed. There are I understand very small rooms available. Best avoid those. I was out on business mostly and socialised outside the hotel. My impression was that the hotel amenities such as the bar close early. The hotel is not “buzzing” with activity. In fact it’s very quiet. But that can be an advantage. In Washington I am not going to be hanging around a hotel! The prices available and the packages are very competitive for Washington. So it’s a good choice for business and a great choice for a tourist weekend. The amenity charge is quite common in parts of the US. It’s an annoyance for many. Rightly so. For me it’s just a matter of adding it to the price when doing the comparisons with other hotels. Make the choice based on it being part of the price. It’s a little like Ryanair’s hidden charges!! Perhaps hotels in the US may charge for baggage!!! And towels! And hot water! And room cleaning! This could catch on!! RyanHotel! Joking aside The Fairfax is a very good choice for a stay in the Nation’s Capital.
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Date of stay: March 2020Trip type: Traveled on business
2 Helpful votes
Response from , General Manager at The Fairfax at Embassy Row
Responded Mar 16, 2020
Your praise means the world to us, Brendan! From our prime location to our luxurious guest rooms, everything here is here for your care and comfort! We hope to see you again soon, for another even more excellent experience here at the Fairfax at Embassy Row!
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Peety50 wrote a review Mar 2020
Midwest28 contributions3 helpful votes
Hotel was very nice, walking distance to Metro and Georgetown. Wanted to adjust reservation but could never reach Cancelon on the phone - beware! - so will never use them again. Wine reception offered at hotel was spoiled by rude Market staff who only wanted to provide a "taste" of the one wine poured, so they need to sort that out.
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Date of stay: March 2020
1 Helpful vote
Response from , General Manager at The Fairfax at Embassy Row
Responded Mar 16, 2020
We appreciate your positive feedback, Peety! We're delighted to hear that our prime location could make your stay supremely convenient! Having said that, we sincerely apologize for not providing the best service possible at all times. Rest assured we are working hard internally to provide you with the best possible performance at all times. We hope to see you again soon, for a truly ideal experience!
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$145 - $453 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Fairfax at Embassy Row
Which popular attractions are close to The Fairfax at Embassy Row?
Nearby attractions include Anderson House (0.04 miles), The Phillips Collection (0.07 miles), and Embassy Row (0.1 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at The Fairfax at Embassy Row?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and a fitness center.
What food & drink options are available at The Fairfax at Embassy Row?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at The Fairfax at Embassy Row?
Yes, paid private parking on-site, secured parking, and valet parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to The Fairfax at Embassy Row?
Conveniently located restaurants include Doyle (Bar), The Pembroke Restaurant, and Bagels Etc.
Are there opportunities to exercise at The Fairfax at Embassy Row?
Yes, guests have access to a fitness center during their stay.
Are any cleaning services offered at The Fairfax at Embassy Row?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at The Fairfax at Embassy Row?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Spanish.
Are there any historical sites close to The Fairfax at Embassy Row?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Arlington National Cemetery (2.5 miles), Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens (2.3 miles), and Anderson House (0.04 miles).
Is The Fairfax at Embassy Row accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access and facilities for disabled guests. For specific inquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.