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The Fairfax at Embassy Row, Washington, D.C.

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Edison, New Jersey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here for two nights and it was totally acceptable but there was nothing that made me feel that the extra cost was warranted. The location was very good and the neighborhood is safe and easy to get to various forms of transportation and attractions. When I checked into the hotel, I felt that the fellow who "helped" me...

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FairfaxatEmbassyRow, General Manager at The Fairfax at Embassy Row, Washington, D.C., responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to let us know how your stay was. While we appreciate that, there were aspects of your stay to your liking, we are disappointed that you weren’t completely satisfied. We value your feedback and hope that you would reconsider and give us another opportunity to welcome you back the next time you’re in the...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here last weekend. We were concerned about the location being inconvenient but we couldn't have been more wrong. Stores and restaurants nearby. Metro station nearby allowing ease of transfer to any section of the city. Central to most embassies. Clean quiet rooms. Would stay here again

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FairfaxatEmbassyRow, General Manager at The Fairfax at Embassy Row, Washington, D.C., responded to this review

Thank you, Valerie, for letting us know how your stay was. We couldn’t be more pleased to find out that you were pleasantly surprised by our location. We’re glad you enjoyed your stay, we can’t wait to welcome you back to The Fairfax at Embassy Row!

grenille
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was intrigued by this hotel. I really wanted it to be luxurious and amazing. I knew the hotel's history, including that not that long ago it was a Ritz-Carlton property. I expected superior service and flawless rooms. The location is absolutely amazing, just a couple of steps from Dupont Circle, but far enough away that it is relatively quiet...

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FairfaxatEmbassyRow, General Manager at The Fairfax at Embassy Row, Washington, D.C., responded to this review

It's always our intention to provide our guests with a memorable visit from check-in to check-out, and we sincerely regret that there were areas of your stay that did not impress you. Your feedback is important to us as it allows us the opportunity to improve our service and the areas that may need our extra attention. Thank you for...

Sunny Isles Beach, Florida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fairfax is not only the hotel with the bets location in DC but the service is spectacular, room was ready on time and the staff was amazing. The breakfast was good and a very fair price compared to other in the area. Very close to restaurants, bars and metro station. I was able to meet the Director of Rooms Ertug...

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FairfaxatEmbassyRow, General Manager at The Fairfax at Embassy Row, Washington, D.C., responded to this review

It is wonderful to learn that we truly impressed you with our accommodations, stellar service, and breakfast options. Thank you for your glowing review. All of us at The Fairfax at Embassy Row would love to welcome you back to our historic property.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel has lovely rooms and is good to look at and very clean. It is not too big, and has a nice atmosphere. The staff are really helpful. But can you believe it, the management removed all the cutlery and crockery a month before I stayed there in March, and replaced it all with plastic! Besides being environmentally unfriendly...

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FairfaxatEmbassyRow, General Manager at The Fairfax at Embassy Row, Washington, D.C., responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts from your recent stay. While we were pleased you enjoyed your accommodations, we regret you were not impressed by our cutlery choices. It's our hope that this didn't detract from enjoying your overall visit with us. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back.

Jacksonville, Florida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice hotel, clean and very quiet. Very close to the Metro and easy to get around the local area. Make sure you join their loyalty program and get free Wi-Fi. Had no problems at all the entire 5 days we stayed.

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FairfaxatEmbassyRow, General Manager at The Fairfax at Embassy Row, Washington, D.C., responded to this review

Thank you for your great review. As you pointed out, there are many benefits to joining our iPrefer membership, and we’re delighted you appreciated its perks like complimentary WiFi. We're glad you had a lovely stay, and it would be a pleasure to welcome you back to The Fairfax at Embassy Row!

Austin, Texas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stay at the Fairfax at Embassy Row regularly - my regular "go to" place in DC. What I really like about this hotel is a great location and walkable to many restaurants and Dupont Circle. Comfortable beds and lovely bathroom product and towels. The staff here is very friendly and if you sign up for their rewards program you get...

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FairfaxatEmbassyRow, General Manager at The Fairfax at Embassy Row, Washington, D.C., responded to this review

While we were happy to read that our guest room and amenities still provided the comfort that you have come to love, we regret that your experience at breakfast did not impress you. As a loyal guest, Martha, we appreciate your feedback and will share your comments with our management team. Thank you for acknowledging our staff's friendly service, we'll...

Cowan Heights
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked hotel late for a conference at the Convention Center, so this was a little out of the way. But very near Dupont Circle and two blocks to Metro station. Hotel staff was friendly, rooms are well sized with work area and sitting area for TV. No room service and the bar and restaurant area staff were very busy.

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FairfaxatEmbassyRow, General Manager at The Fairfax at Embassy Row, Washington, D.C., responded to this review

Thank you for choosing The Fairfax at Embassy Row for your business travel. It was wonderful to read that you found comfort in your guest room and was pleased by our staff's hospitable service. Whether for business or leisure travel we hope you'll think of us again.

Ballyshannon, Ireland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely Hotel, good location, friendly door staff, not so friendly reception staff. Very disappointed with Breakfast, no Silverware, all plastic, Paper Cups for Coffee/Tea, very limited choices for breakfast. Breakfast staff very friendly

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FairfaxatEmbassyRow, General Manager at The Fairfax at Embassy Row, Washington, D.C., responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your comments regarding your vacation with us. While it seemed, you enjoyed your stay and our prime location, we wish we could have impressed you at every turn. Your feedback is important to us as we always strive to improve the experience for our future guests. We hope to see you again...

Frisco, TX, United States
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I arrived assuming, of course, a 4 star hotel would 1) provide room service, 2) provide bathroom slippers, and 3) have a polite, discrete and friendly staff. WRONG! While the rooms are beautiful, they do NOT provide bathroom slippers, there is no mini bar, no half and half for in room coffee, an antiquated TV and remote system NO room...

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FairfaxatEmbassyRow, General Manager at The Fairfax at Embassy Row, Washington, D.C., responded to this review

It was disheartening for us to learn that you were disappointed with your recent stay. We would like to assure you that your encounter with our staff is not a true reflection of the high standards that aim to achieve. Your feedback is valuable to us as we continuously want to improve upon our services. We hope you’ll allow us...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our intimate, upscale Washington, D.C. hotel offers approachable sophistication in a classic setting. Nestled among leafy avenues, world-class boutiques and exceptional dining, The Fairfax at Embassy Row, Washington, D.C. is a haven of refinement. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Fairfax at Embassy Row, Washington, D.C.

Address: 2100 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington DC, DC 20008-2807 (Formerly The Fairfax at Embassy Row)
Region: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Dupont Circle , Upper Northwest
Price Range: $211 - $643 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Fairfax at Embassy Row, Washington, D.C. 4*
Number of rooms: 259
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Also Known As:
The Fairfax At Embassy Row Hotel Washington Dc
Westin Washington Dc
Washington Dc Westin
Westin Embassy Row
Hotel Style:
#25 Family Hotel in Washington DC
#29 Luxury Hotel in Washington DC
#29 Business Hotel in Washington DC
#43 Romantic Hotel in Washington DC
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“You're in a relatively quiet upscale neighborhood on Embassy Row. This isn't a NYC 50 story or a Las Vegas strip hotel.”
brucer795, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“My room had very nice views overlooking Embassy Row.”
  • Super comfortable beds.
  • Attractive room with large windows overlooking street.
LisaDolan, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Cheaper rooms don't have a view. They look onto the next building. Try and ask for room on street side that looks out.”
EAE55, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms not on Massachusetts are quieter.”
CBeam, 26 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Nice hotel to stay in Washington, DC”
svinod3, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
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