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Washington Court Hotel on Capitol Hill

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New York
Reviewed 25 March 2013

Stayed at the Washington Court for the weekend of March 21-24, while visiting Georgetown Law Center with my sons. The service was great from the moment we arrived with a terrific doorman and valet. Check-in was easy and the room was comfortable. The hotel is a little pricey, but expected due to it's location. Room service was timely and breakfast...

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Dundas, Canada
Reviewed 23 March 2013

We got a good deal on this place and paid about $100.00 per night. At that rate I was quite happy with this hotel. It is centrally located, clean, staffed with very helpful and friendly staff and it has a lovely lobby. If I had paid full price I would have been bothered by the need for refurbishing, so it...

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Baytown
Reviewed 22 March 2013

This was my 4th or 5th stay at Washington Cour. The property is excellent and the staff is top notch. It is convenient to Union Station and the subway as well as easy walking distance to our meetings around the Capital. There are several good dining locations within easy walking distance, too.

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Decatur, Georgia
Reviewed 21 March 2013

Great location everything was within walking distance or a short drive. Great Caribbean food from Negril Eatery (I don't think they are jamaicans but using the name very well) and Sweet Mango less than 5miles from the hotel. Very nice hotel with friendly and helpful staff. From the time I entered the hotel lobby I knew my stay would be...

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Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 20 March 2013 via mobile

Great location and superbly friendly staff makes up for hotel being slightly dated and worn around the edges. However, it's clean and less expensive than others in the area and I really appreciated the service. Great bar food! I sat at the bar and ordered the flatbread pizza. It was delicious and I made it my dinner. The bar is...

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richmond va.
Reviewed 17 March 2013

Very nice hotel with great service, rooms spacious and nice,less noisy in rooms away from the street. would definitely stay here again. easy access to capitol hill,union station and the mall make this a good location for visiting washington.

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Rome, GA
Reviewed 16 March 2013

I have been staying at the Washington Court for a number of years and you can't beat the location if your business is on the "Hill". The rooms and bath are spacious, they have a good lobby where you can just sit and talk in comfortable chairs and couches, their lounge is friendly and a good place to meet your...

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Atlantic City, New Jersey
Reviewed 15 March 2013

This hotel is in the Capitol Hill area and approximately a mile from the Capitol. It is within walking distance from Union Station or a quick $6.00 cab ride. The lobby is large and impressive with an atrium and plenty of seating in different areas. The bar in the lobby is manned by a friendly bar staff and a pleasant...

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richmond
Reviewed 10 March 2013 via mobile

Spent the weekend here in this fabulous hotel. Took metro everywhere. Walking distance to union station. Phenomenal hotel! Just beautiful . Excellent staff, very friendly. Can't wait to visit again. Love being so close to the metro and being able to get anywhere.

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Gresham, Oregon
Reviewed 2 March 2013

This was walking distance to everything. We used Metro and this was only 2 blocks from Union Station. It was only 1 mile or so to the Capitol Building, and the Mall (of museums). From the top floors, for an extra $25 a night you can see the Capitol (we chose not to). cheaper rooms just have a court yard...

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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 

Additional Information about Washington Court Hotel on Capitol Hill

Address: 525 New Jersey Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-2019
Region: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC
Price Range: $230 - $587 (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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#61 Business Hotel in Washington DC
#68 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
#76 Family Hotel in Washington DC
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“Ask for Capitol view”
 of 5 bubbles seattlesuzanna, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room not facing the street, it can be quite loud”
 of 5 bubbles Geochemprof, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“For better night's sleep, ask for room not facing the street. I.e., give up a view for quieter accomodation.”
 of 5 bubbles farfromthebeach2017, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Try for a capitol view room. It's magnificent”
 of 5 bubbles IowaGrandparents, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Request high floor for quiet room”
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  • Clean bathroom and huge shower
 of 5 bubbles mrees1428, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
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