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Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really liked the location of this hotel for it's proximity to the Smithsonian and the Newseum. The hotel was easy to find, and the parking garage was near by so you could park yourself (on I street). The elevators take you right to the lobby for check in. The staff was helpful and friendly. The room was very clean...

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Thank you for sharing your experience at the Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel. We appreciate your feedback and are delighted to hear that you had a great stay. With a spirit to serve, we take great pride in not only meeting, but exceeding your expectations.

Alden NY
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed one night with my friend. Upon entry to our room, I realized there was just one king bed. We called the front desk and they quickly got us a different room with two beds. The bell hop Teddy was so friendly, professional and helpful, and moved all of our stuff to the next room as well. We ate...

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Vista, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed there during the March for Life and it was large enough to accommodate many groups traveling from all over the country. The exhibit area was incredible - and the rooms comfortable and clean. Great location and the staff helpful and friendly.

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I’m Darnell Smith, Asst.Front Office Manager at the Renaissance Portsmouth Waterfront Hotel. On behalf of Renaissance hotel management and staff, thank you for providing feedback about your recent stay. Marriott strives to ensure our guests experience the best visits possible during their travel. Look forward to meeting you during your next stay with us! Regards

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Renaissance is the classy hotel by far. Not only are the attendants helpful, but everyone has style and grace, and in DC lately that is needed. The check in staff was by far superb. They are friendly, accommodating, and for those who don't like the DMV stiffness they are professional with a sense of reality. We thoroughly enjoyed our...

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I’m Chasidy Chambers, Asst. front Desk Manager at the Renaissance Washington DC Downtown Hotel. On behalf of hotel management and staff, thank you for providing feedback about your recent stay. Marriott strives to ensure our guests experience the best visits possible during their travel. Look forward to meeting you during your next stay with us!

New Jersey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Five of us made reservations at this hotel for the night of the Women's March (Jan 21, 2017). Although the room was expensive, it was better than so many other hotels in DC that weekend, which was also the inauguration weekend. The entire staff was incredible, from the parking attendant, to the front desk personnel, to the cleaning staff, etc....

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Point Clear, AL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for 3 nights during the inauguration and it was a good choice as well as paying for it with points so it did not cost me anything except $45/night to park the car we never saw while we were there! I don't know what rooms others stayed in but we were across the hall from a bank...

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Miami, Fla
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel has everything you would expect from the Renaissance. Comfortable and modern rooms, exceptional service and a bar with great drinks. The only drawback was the Executive Lounge for Marriott rewards members. It is an ample room but the breakfast that was served was deficient and very mundane. I felt I was having breakfast at the economy brand hotels...

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice facility. This hotel is impeccably clean - including meeting space, lobby, and the guest rooms. The lobby is very large with excellent seating capacity with numerous private areas to meet with friends, family or co-workers. The room was newly renovated and nicely appointed. Free Wi-fi worked well (though I had to make a special trip to front desk...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've never before paid so much to receive so little. At $400/night, you will still not receive shampoo, conditioner, or any bottled water in your room. We called down for some toiletries and it took an hour for them to be brought to our room. Our room was also missing a "do not disturb" sign -- we had to ask...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here while on assignment to cover Trump inauguration - was very happy with the room and the location. Comfortable king sized bed, nice recliner chair, big TV, mini fridge in room and nice chocolates left on pillow several nights in a row (likely for the Inauguration). Hotel has a Starbucks in the lobby (!!!) which is awesome and opened...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Discover the culture of DC while experiencing true sophistication at Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel. When you arrive at our hotel, you will feel as if you have found a hidden gem amongst everything that makes DC exciting. Award winning restaurants, boutique shopping, CityCenterDC, Verizon Center, Spy Museum, Chinatown, National Portrait Gallery and the world-famous National Mall are all steps from our hotel but will feel worlds away once you experience everything we have to offer. Our newly renovated hotel offers five dining options, including a Starbucks Cafe, a vibrant lounge, an onsite day spa and Vida fitness center. Uncover the best of DC with Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel, a luxury hotel in downtown DC that strikes the perfect balance of style and substance. Our hotel will leave you wondering how you can be so close to the Washington DC Convention Center, CityCenterDC, and Penn Quarter yet feel as if you've found your next great escape. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel

Address: 999 Ninth St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001
Region: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC
Price Range: $270 - $730 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 807
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Also Known As:
Renaissance Hotel Washington Dc
Renaissance Washington Dc Hotel
Washington Dc Renaissance
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#8 Spa Hotel in Washington DC
#47 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
#48 Business Hotel in Washington DC
#68 Family Hotel in Washington DC
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