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Flat-screen TV, iPod docking station, pay-per-view films, heated floors
Flat-screen TV, iPod docking station, pay-per-view films, heated floors
Premium bedding, pillow top beds, minibar, in-room safe
Premium bedding, pillow top beds, minibar, in-room safe

Guest reviews

4.5 out of 5 Wonderful
1,332 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Pet Friendly
Air conditioning
Breakfast Available
Business Services
Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 48-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationWhite House4 min walk
Popular LocationWashington Monument15 min walk
Popular LocationNational Museum of Natural History18 min walk
AirportWashington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National)14 min drive

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  • Luxury Double Room, Multiple Beds, City View

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 42 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 5
    More detailsLuxury Double Room, Multiple Beds, City View
  • Superior Double Room, 2 Double Beds

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 37 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsSuperior Double Room, 2 Double Beds
  • Luxury Room, 1 King Bed, City View

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 37 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsLuxury Room, 1 King Bed, City View
  • Suite, 1 Bedroom, City View

    Room amenities

    • 56 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsSuite, 1 Bedroom, City View
  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 35 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsSuperior Room, 1 King Bed
  • Junior Suite, 1 Bedroom (Executive)

    4.3/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 44 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsJunior Suite, 1 Bedroom (Executive)

About this area

Washington

Located in Washington, Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square is in the city centre and near the airport. Notable landmarks in the area include White House and Washington Monument, and travellers wishing to experience a bit of culture can try National Museum of African American History and Culture. Looking to enjoy an event or a match while in town? See what's going on at Capital One Arena. Take some time off to enjoy the winery tours and health/beauty spas in the area, or get some fresh air with adventures like hiking/biking trails nearby. Guests appreciate the hotel's central location.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • White House - 4 min walk
  • Washington Monument - 15 min walk
  • Walter E. Washington Convention Center - 18 min walk
  • National Museum of Natural History - 18 min walk
  • Capital One Arena - 18 min walk

Getting around

  • McPherson Sq. Station - 3 min walk
  • Washington Union Station - 9 min drive
  • AirportWashington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National) - 14 min drive

Restaurants

  • Old Ebbitt Grill - 3 min walk
  • Pret A Manger - 3 min walk
  • Cafe Mozart - 4 min walk
  • Georgia Brown's - 4 min walk
  • Corner Bakery Cafe - 4 min walk

About this property

Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square

Family-friendly Washington hotel in Downtown Washington D.C., walk to White House
A 24-hour business centre, conference space and a 24-hour front desk are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include limo/town car service, a library and multilingual staff. All 237 shared rooms feature free WiFi and pillowtop beds. Guests can enjoy heated floors, and other standard amenities include iPod docking stations, wired Internet (surcharge) and flat-screen TVs.
Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square offers 237 forms of shared accommodation with iPod docking stations and minibars. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. 55-inch Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels and pay-per-view films. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower, bathrobes, designer toiletries and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and safes, as well as telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and a hairdryer. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include hypo-allergenic bedding.

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

Awards and affiliations

The property is a member of Historic Hotels of America.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows standard sanitisation guidelines of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi, Wired Internet (USD 16.95 per day)
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • To-go breakfast available for a fee 7:00 AM–10:00 AM on weekdays and 7:00 AM–11:00 AM on weekends: USD 20-26 for adults and USD 20-26 for children

Things to do

  • Private picnics

Family friendly

  • Children's dinnerware
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • High chair
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Lift
  • Front-desk safe
  • Library

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 24-hour business centre
  • 6 meeting rooms
  • Conference space (5500 square feet)

Outdoors

  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Step-free path to entrance
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant

More

  • Couples dining
  • Romance packages available
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Linens
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 55-inch flat-screen TV
  • TV channels
  • iPod dock
  • Films for purchase
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

More

  • Desk
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Free local calls
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Heated floors
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Local maps
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Shared accommodations
  • Soundproofing
  • Turndown service
  • Window screens

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM and midnight
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

Renovations and closures

Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets stay for free

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 3 children 11 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 50.0 per day.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 20 and USD 26 for adults, and USD 20 and USD 26 for children (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wired Internet: USD 16.95 per day (rates may vary)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 50.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be 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
No on-site parking is available
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Up to 3 children 11 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

Property is also known as

Sofitel Lafayette
Sofitel Lafayette Hotel
Sofitel Lafayette Hotel Washington DC Square
Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square
Sofitel Washington Dc Hotel Washington Dc
Washington Dc Sofitel
Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square Hotel
Sofitel Lafayette Square Hotel
Sofitel Lafayette Square
Accor Washington Dc
Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square Hotel
Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square Washington
Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square Hotel Washington

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square and receive a full refund?
Yes, Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square pet-friendly?
Yes, pets are allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square?
Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square?
Check-in is from 3 PM to midnight.
What time is check-out at Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square?
Checkout is at noon.
Where is Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square located?
This family-friendly Washington hotel is located near the airport, within a 15-minute walk of White House, National Museum of African American History and Culture and Washington Monument. Capital One Arena and National Mall are also within 1 mi (2 km). McPherson Sq. Station is only a 3-minute walk and Farragut West Station is 7 minutes.
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4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
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Just love the location and the hotel. Really missed seeing all the staff
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
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Very nice hotel...very accommodating...nice access to tourist sights...
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2020

2/5 Poor

Travelled with family, Business traveller
Happy face iconLiked: Staff & service
Sad face IconDisliked: Cleanliness
Only thing good about this hotel was the location. Room was not cleaned properly, garbage was full from previous guests.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2020

4/5 Good

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Sad face IconDisliked: Amenities
Location Location Location! Love the location of property. My displeasure is due to the lack of customer service ie no maid nor room service. No food or drink options available on most days. No stationery or even a pen in desk. And you can’t pause the tv program if you should desire.
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller, Travelled with partner
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The hotel was special. Beautiful room, very clean and comfortable. Central to everything. Only stated two nights and we can’t wait to return when we have more time to spend sightseeing. Loved our time there.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020