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Washington Court Hotel on Capitol Hill

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Saint Augustine Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013

We stayed here for 4 days and were absolutely satisfied. Very nice hotel that is located a couple blocks from the mall. Very close to Union Station ( 2 blocks) so we were able to take the subway from Reagan Airport and walk the short distance to the hotel. We went to a play at Ford Theater (Hello Dolly) which... More 

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Mentor, OH
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

Originally got this reservation through hotwire at a great rate. When hubby could not travel due to medical circumstances, we had to cancel, but hotel staff was extraordinarily accommodating by giving us an exceptional rate at a later date. Curtis Green and Anthony Wood could not have been more helpful and kind in my dealings with them. Room 1002 was... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

The hotel staff were very friendly and helpful. Our room was in excellent condition, and was clean and comfortable. It was also spacious. The close proximity to the capitol was nice and provided a great view. The gift shop in the loby was also very convenient.

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Cary, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

At $229/night this hotel was not "a deal" but few good ones are in DC. It was a very nice, upscale, clean, inviting hotel in a great location - about 3 blocks from the Capitol and 5 blocks to Union Square. Had a lovely, spacious corner room (802) with a peek at the Capitol dome. Had breakfast in the restaurant... More 

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Ann Arbor
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

We got a decent rate with a groupon. The location of this hotel cant be beat. We walked to the capital, the National Mall etc. Our room was on the 16th floor and had a view of the capitol, just like in the ads! The staff was nice. Our room overlooked the firestation but was not too noisy. Paint was... More 

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Toronto
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

We'd book this hotel again just because of Tyrone one of the many doormen at the Court. Exceptional location, taxi's are cheaper then New York, LA and Chicago!! a three minute walk upto Union Station where you catch the subway, and sight seeing tours. DO NOT RENT A CAR!! it's a total waste of money, the subways and taxi's are... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013 via mobile

The hotel has a certain charm. If it were in a different location it would quite nice. It sadly is in a bad spot. To get to a metro station you must walk through an area that is full if the homeless. I think there must be at least one shelter very close by. Staff was great, it's clean, beds... More 

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Carmel, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013

I think I just stayed at probably one of the best hotels at a reasonable price in Downtown DC. Although the location is not the most desirable due to a lot of poor folks roaming around, the hotel is just beautiful. Our room was spacious and the the service was spectacular. My kids thoroughly enjoyed the stay. I wish I... More 

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Richmond, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013

Purchased a room from Hotwire at a relatively low price and learned it was to be at the Washington Court Hotel. It's not mentioned in the popular Washington DC guide books but fortunately it was listed in TripAdvisor. The property is well-located and within walking distance of the National Mall and Union Station. There is also a City Bikeshare stand... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

We stayed here while attending a conference at the convention centre. We walked everywhere from this hotel, we also did cab it a couple of times, which was probably still cheaper than a rental car and the crazy parking rates. We used the metro as well, which is conveniently located to the hotel. Overall, the location was the best attribute... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A sophisticated, independent hotel located in downtown Washington DC, the Washington Court Hotel offers the ultimate in modern design and hospitality. Boasting a central location near Union Station and Capitol Hill, the Washington Court Hotel is a 265 room distinguished downtown destination for both business, leisure travelers and DC’s elite. Guests at the Washington Court Hotel can explore the rich history of Washington DC just by stepping outside our front doors. Situated adjacent to Union Station, our 16-story property is located in the heart of the distinctive Capitol Hill neighborhood providing access to the National Mall, renowned monuments, free museums and the U.S. Capitol. Luxuriate in world-class surroundings, complete with Italian marble bathrooms, well-lit vanities, and haute technology including flat-screen TVs and high-speed wireless Internet access. As a truly exceptional destination among downtown Washington DC hotels, Washington Court Hotel is an inspired choice for discerning visitors of Capitol Hill. At Washington Court Hotel, your experience plays center stage to everything we do. A family-friendly adventure, business outing or solo excursion – our helpful staff is at your disposal to set the tone for an experience that is unrivaled on “The Hill”. ... more   less 

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Address: 525 New Jersey Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-2019
Location: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Downtown / Chinatown , Penn Quarter
Price Range: $193 - $899 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Washington Court Hotel on Capitol Hill 3.5*
Number of rooms: 264
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Washington Court Hotel
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#62 Business Hotel in Washington DC
#69 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
#77 Family Hotel in Washington DC
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