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W Washington DC

515 15th Street NW, Washington DC, DC 20004
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  • White House
    0.3 km
  • 4 star hotel
  • Free Wifi
Reviewed 5 May 2015
Swanky!
I feelt like I was in the The Great Gatsby for a moment. The... more
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 5 May 2015

I feelt like I was in the The Great Gatsby for a moment. The night life in this place is so amazing, I'm all about that great lounge feeling. The Lobby area is called dthe Living Room it is so Cool you will feel like your in a movie. the have projection videos all over the walls with a pinkish...

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5Thank SoBreSabrina
Joanne C, Manager at W Washington DC, responded to this review

Dear SobreSabrina, Greetings, reading your testament is a breath of fresh air. I am so excited to know that you loved the W Vibe and loved every aspect of the hotel. I cannot wait to share this with the team here. Please stay connected on your next travel! All The Best, Joanne

New Jersey
Reviewed 4 May 2015

I've stayed at a few W hotels, and I get what they are going for - but this location just misses the mark. During a recent trip to DC, I ended up staying here for 2 nights, we had 2 different rooms and the experience was the same both times. I agree with some of the the other reviewers that...

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Joanne C, Manager at W Washington DC, responded to this review

Hello Tee Taa, I hope this message finds you well. Thank you very much for all your great feedback. First I am glad you were able to take advantage of the central location heart of Washington D.C. POV View indeed is one of the breath taking view here at the Nations Capital. In case you would like to have your...

Bayonne, New Jersey
Reviewed 4 May 2015

this hotel has very very very tight security 4 the rooms or the bar. the server girls upstairs r very rude n so r the manager up stairs besides but the hotel is is very good. our room was facing white house n occasionally we could c the presidents move again dis hotel hs very gud security wid off duty...

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Joanne C, Manager at W Washington DC, responded to this review

Hello There, Thank you very much for taking the time with providing us with all your feedback. I hope this message finds you well. It is very disappointing that we did not meet but exceed your expectations. The fact that the POV staff was not professional and warm is not acceptable and not aligned with the standards of our hotel....

Reviewed 3 May 2015 via mobile

We have been to W hotels all over the world, and this one is among the best. We have been upgraded many times to room views and suites that are absolutely breathtaking. Specifically, Emma and the rest of the Whatever/Whenever team went out of their way to make us feel welcome. You should go here just to experience the top...

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Joanne C, Manager at W Washington DC, responded to this review

Welcome! Thank you very much for sharing the love... Your testament regarding Emma and the team is a true meaning of Whatever Whenever service culture, I cannot wait to share this with everyone. Your feedback is very very important and valuable to us. Please make sure to stay connected on your next travel! All The Best, Joanne

Wilton, Connecticut, United States
Reviewed 3 May 2015

Beautiful, hip hotel in the middle of DC, right by the White House, close to the National Mall. May be the best hotel bed on which I have ever slept! Very friendly and helpful staff, lovely breakfast in the restaurant, great view from the rooftop lounge. W hotels feel like boutique hotels, although they are Starwood properties.

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Joanne C, Manager at W Washington DC, responded to this review

Dear Patty, Reading your comment is a breath of fresh air. Thank you so much for sharing the love.. I am so excited to know that you loved the amazing view from our rooftop bar, it is indeed the most breath of fresh air location to relax. I am glad your breakfast escape was excellent as well. Your testament regarding...

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 30 April 2015

This hotel is located in the heart of DC, a stone's throw from the White House and a short walk to the Mall, the museums and monuments. My room was very comfortable. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The rooftop bar has amazing views and is a great place for a drink/light meal. If you are a fan of...

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Joanne C, Manager at W Washington DC, responded to this review

Dear Bob, Thank you so much for sharing the love. I am so glad you were able to take advantage of our central location, heart of Washington D.C. Your testament regarding our talent is a true meaning of Whatever Whenever service culture, I cannot wait to share this with them. I am glad you also loved the breath taking view...

Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Reviewed 30 April 2015

After reading some of the reviews I was a bit concerned about tiny room and spotty service. After staying I was pleasantly surprised. Yes the rooms are small, but they are comfortable. The service I experienced at the hotel was outstanding--no issues at all. The rooftop bar with great views of the White House had really good,friendly bartenders. Check in...

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Joanne C, Manager at W Washington DC, responded to this review

Dear Randy, Thank you so much for sharing the love, your testament regarding the talents is a true meaning of Whatever Whenever service culture. I cannot wait to let everyone know your great feedback, you really motivate us to be better with our passion in connecting with amazing guest like you. I am so excited to know that you loved...

Reviewed 30 April 2015

I always have a great stay at this hotel. It's luxurious but accessible. The rooms are stylish & chic but also just the right size-- not too big but not too cramped either. (Admittedly I'm usually staying in the room solo as I travel for business.) The bed is super comfy too. The restaurant/bar on the top floor is definitely...

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Joanne C, Manager at W Washington DC, responded to this review

Dear Matt, Reading your testament is a breath of fresh air. Thank you for sharing your thoughts from your escape. I am glad you loved every aspect of your stay, from the unique design of the rooms, to the most comfortable W Bed and our central location heart of Washington D.C. Your testament regarding our talent is a true meaning...

Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 29 April 2015

This hotel is inside an historical building but don't let the outside fool you, The inside is sleek and modern as you can expect from a W brand Hotel. The Location is amazing right where you want to be. The Staff were super helpful and nice. Bliss branded in room soaps are heavenly and restocked every other day as well...

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Joanne C, Manager at W Washington DC, responded to this review

Dear Jamie, Thank you so much for sharing the love.... I am so glad you were able to take advantage of our central location, heart of Washington D.C. Bliss products are defnitely indeed very relaxing to use. Rest assured that your feedback in regards to the styling of the room will be shared with our Director of Style to refresh...

Sacramento, California
Reviewed 25 April 2015 via mobile

We just had an amazing visit at this hotel. What stood out was the service of Alexa at the front desk, the evening front desk manager Rachel and the Bliss spa evening assistant manager. Our room reservations had us in a room that would not accommodate our family very well. Both Alexa and Rachel made sure to accommodate our family...

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Meade A, Guest Relations Manager at W Washington DC, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful note! We truly appreciate this and we are extremely happy that you had an enjoyable stay. Your experience is a true testament to the Whatever/Whenever service culture at W Hotels. It is great to hear that each and every talent member embodied this. Perhaps on your next visit to Washington, D.C. you can stay a...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to W Washington DC, a hotel beyond expectations. Next to the White House, the most powerful suits - pinstripes and black lace-rendezvous at W Washington DC, where Italian Renaissance meets modern cool. With commanding rooftop views of major landmarks, W-Gate is all about stately indulgence. ... more   less 

Additional Information about W Washington DC

Address: 515 15th Street NW, Washington DC, DC 20004
Region: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Upper Northwest
Price Range: $305 - $884 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — W Washington DC 4*
Number of rooms: 317
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#7 Spa Hotel in Washington DC
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#45 Business Hotel in Washington DC
#65 Family Hotel in Washington DC
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“There is a bar on the roof so if you're sensitive to noise, but sure to get a lower floor room.”
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