Room type

Spectacular Room, 1 Queen Bed

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

Spectacular Room, 1 King Bed

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

Fabulous Room, 1 King Bed

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

Fantastic Suite

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children)

Marvelous Suite

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children)

Room, 1 King Bed

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children)

Get an overview of this hotelBeaux Arts hotel blocks from White House, National Mall

Heart of Washington D.C.

The Beaux Arts hotel is within blocks of the White House, National Mall, Lincoln and Washington Memorials, and Smithsonian and 1.5 mi (2.5 km) from the U.S. Capitol, Columbus Circle, and Union Station.

Rooftop lounge, D.C. views

Reinvented as W Washington D.C., the historic hotel has a rooftop lounge overlooking D.C. and also includes a lobby bar, and Bliss Spa along with a 24-hour fitness center.

HDTVs, iPod docks

Modern black and white guestrooms feature W's signature pillowtop beds, shag carpeting, showers with rainfall showerheads, Bliss bath products, 37-inch flat-panel televisions, and iPod docking stations.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Built in 1917, the historic hotel has hosted presidents, politicians, and celebrities. It is where Elvis met President Nixon and where Presidents Reagan and Clinton attended balls. Reinvented as W Washington D.C. in 2009, the Beaux Arts hotel's classic features have been infused with bold, contemporary design.

The rooftop lounge and terrace serves panoramic views of the White House and National Mall along with cocktails and light fare. The Living Room, once the hotel lobby, is now a lounge-style bar with complimentary wireless Internet access. Elegant cuisine is served in a simple and approachable style of Pinea. Inspired by the traditions of Southern Europe and the flavors of the Mediterranean.

After a workout in the fitness center, guests can indulge in a treatment at Bliss Spa, a full-service day spa.

We feature 12,000 square feet (1114 square meters) of event space which includes a rooftop ballroom with floor-to-ceiling windows and meeting rooms with integrated audiovisual equipment and high-speed Internet access. Limo or town car service available.

Pets are welcomed with special treats, custom beds, and other pet services (surcharges apply). This is a smoke-free hotel.

  • 24-hour front desk
  • ATM/banking
  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Coffee/tea in lobby
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Concierge services
  • Conference space
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Fitness facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Full-service spa
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Meeting rooms
  • Multilingual staff
  • Nightclub
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Number of floors - 11
  • Number of meeting rooms - 6
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Smoke-free property
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Total number of rooms - 317
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Wedding services
  • Year Built 1917
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Babysitting or childcare
  • DVD player
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Refrigerator (on request)

Internet

Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( 14.95 USD ), Wired internet access ( 14.95 USD )

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Bathrobes
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Cable TV service
  • Climate control
  • Free weekday newspaper
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • Down comforter
  • DVD player
  • Hair dryer
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • iPod docking station
  • Iron/ironing board
  • LCD TV
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Minibar
  • Pay movies
  • Phone
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Premium bedding
  • Premium TV channels
  • Private bathroom
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Shower only
  • Turndown service
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)
  • WiFi (surcharge)
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Where to Eat

Pinea - Southern European and Mediterranean flavors with a focus on France, Italy and Spain. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

POV - Tapas are served along with classic and original cocktails made with fresh ingredients in a lounge setting with 12-foot windows. The rooftop terrace offers panoramic views of the White House and National Mall.

Living Room - Light fare and signature cocktails are served in the lobby bar with its eclectic furnishings, 20-foot cathedral windows, and original chandeliers transformed with colored LED lights. DJs spin music nightly.

Root Cellar Whiskey Bar - Located in lower level of Pinea, Root Cellar Whiskey Bar serves some of the world's best whiskeys, award winning scotches, rare bourbons, and local ryes. Happy hour from 5 PM to 8 PM featuring lite fare and select sips for half-price.

24-hour room service is available.

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Nearby Things to Do

The 895-square-foot fitness center is open around the clock and features iPod-compatible cardio and weight training machines along with yoga equipment, balance balls, and boxing bags.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
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Spa Services

The 3,000-square-foot Bliss Spa has 4 treatment rooms and the extensive spa menu includes facials like the popular triple oxygen treatment, body scrubs and wraps, and deep tissue massages. The spa also includes men's and women's locker rooms and lounges, a brownie buffet, retail boutique, and nail salon with 2 manicure and 2 pedicure stations.

  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Accessible path of travel
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 30 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

Pets

Pets allowed, Only dogs and cats are allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 1, Pet maximum weight in kg is 40

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

Parking height restrictions apply

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Fees

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 10 and USD 22 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 14.95 (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): USD 14.95 (rates may vary)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 50 per night
  • Pet fee: USD 25 per pet, per night plus USD 100 one-time cleaning fee
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 30 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • W Washington D.C. is listed in the 2010 Condé Nast Traveler Hot List.
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