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Popular property highlights
Located in Downtown Washington D.C., this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Ellipse and White House. Ford's Theater and Washington Monument are also within 15 minutes.
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a 24-hour fitness centre and a 24-hour business centre. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, valet parking, coffee/tea in a common area and spa services are on-site.
All 237 rooms offer thoughtful touches such as bathrobes and slippers, as well as comforts such as pillowtop beds and premium bedding. Complimentary wireless Internet access and iPod docking stations are standard, as are flat-screen TVs with cable channels.
Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square
The hotel offers a restaurant. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary. This 5-star property offers access to A 24-hr business centre, a limo/town car service and meeting rooms. This Beaux Arts hotel also offers a 24-hour fitness centre, spa services and a library. Concierge services and wedding services can be provided. On-site parking is available (surcharge).
Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square is a smoke-free property.
- Coffee/tea in common areas
- 24-hour front desk
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Meeting rooms 6
- Built in 1999
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Free WiFi
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Free wired Internet
- Smoke-free property
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Spa services on site
- Luggage storage
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- 24-hour business centre
- Concierge services
- Total number of rooms - 237
- 24-hour fitness facilities
- Number of floors - 12
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Wedding services
- Multilingual staff
- Free newspapers in lobby
Family Friendly Amenities
- Family Hotel
- Free Wi-Fi
- Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi ,
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet
Valet parking (surcharge)
- Premium TV channels
- Pay movies
- Premium bedding
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Room service (24 hours)
- Air conditioning
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Free local calls
- Free bottled water
- Daily housekeeping
- Turndown service
- Designer toiletries
- Private bathroom
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- In-room massage available
- Separate bathtub and shower
- Iron/ironing board
- In-room safe
- Pillowtop mattress
- iPod docking station
- Number of bathrooms -
- Cable TV service
- Flat-panel TV
- Free WiFi
- Wired Internet access (surcharge)
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
Where to Eat
Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge.
Opaline Bar and Brasserie – This brasserie serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Happy hour is offered. Open daily.
Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.
Nearby Things to Do
Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness centre.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Manicures and pedicures
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
- In-room accessibility
Check-in time ends at midnight
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Minimum check-in age is 21
Check-out time is noon
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 per day.
- Free cribs (infant beds)!
- Pets stay for free
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
- Resort fee: USD 22.96 per accommodation, per night
- Fitness centre access
- Business centre/computer access
- Internet access
- In-room bottled water
- Breakfast fee: between USD30 and USD50 per person (approximately)
- Fee for in-room wired Internet: USD 16.95 per day (rates may vary)
- Valet parking fee: USD64.90 per day (in/out privileges)
- Rollaway bed fee: USD50 per day
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We should mention
Up to 3 children aged 11 years old and younger stay for free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guest rooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
Awards & Affiliations
- Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square is listed in the 2013 Travel + Leisure 500.
- The property is a member of Historic Hotels of America.