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1 room, 2 adults

Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square

5-star5 stars
Great for families

Good to know

  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Highchair
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
806 15th Street NW, Washington, DC, 20005, United States of America

Luxury hotel with restaurant, near White House
  • Free WiFi
  • Great for families

    Good to know

    • Free cots/infant beds
    • Highchair
    • In-room childcare (surcharge)
    • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
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Great location
Fantastic service
Great room
Wellness Area
Wellness & sports facilities could be improved

Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square

from A$250
  • Luxury Double Room, Multiple Beds, City View
  • Superior Double Room, 2 Double Beds (Working Area)
  • Luxury Room, 1 King Bed, City View
  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed (Working Area)
  • Junior Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed (Executive)
  • Premium Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, City View

What’s around Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square


  • In Downtown Washington D.C.
  • White House - 4 min walk
  • Washington Monument - 15 min walk
  • Capital One Arena - 18 min walk
  • National Mall - 21 min walk
  • Lincoln Memorial - 28 min walk
  • United States Capitol - 30 min walk
  • National Museum of African American History and Culture - 14 min walk

Getting around

  • Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) - 13 min drive
  • Baltimore Washington Intl. Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) - 41 min drive
  • Washington Dulles Intl. Airport (IAD) - 35 min drive
  • College Park, MD (CGS) - 28 min drive
  • Gaithersburg, MD (GAI-Montgomery County Airpark) - 35 min drive
  • Fort Meade, MD (FME-Tipton) - 30 min drive
  • Manassas, VA (MNZ-Manassas Regional) - 47 min drive
  • Washington Union Station - 9 min drive
  • Alexandria Station - 11 min drive
  • New Carrollton Station - 14 min drive
  • McPherson Sq. Station - 3 min walk
  • Farragut West Station - 7 min walk
  • Center Station - 9 min walk

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 237 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 12 floors


  • Check-in time 3 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Travelling with others


  • Up to 3 children (11 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding


  • Pets stay free


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Taking the kids?
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
Food and drink
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • Spa services on site
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
Working away
  • 24-hour business centre
  • Number of meeting rooms - 6
  • Conference space
  • Conference space size (feet) - 5500
  • Conference space size (meters) - 511
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built – 1999
  • Lift
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Closed captioned TV
Languages Spoken
  • Chinese
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Minibar
  • Bathrobes
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillowtop mattress
Things to enjoy
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 55-inch flat-screen TV
  • Pay movies
  • Premium TV channels
  • IPod docking station
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Shared accommodations

Special features


Opaline Bar and Brasserie - This brasserie serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Happy hour is offered.

Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square’s small print

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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.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a smoke detector on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-out is available.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of Bureau Veritas (Accor Hotels) guidelines.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for USD 50.0 per day

Wired Internet access is available in guestrooms for USD 16.95 per day (rates may vary)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square

  • Are pets allowed at Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square?
    Yes, pets are welcome. Service animals are exempt from fees.
  • Is parking offered at Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square?
    Sorry, there's no parking at Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square?
    You can check in from 3 PM to midnight. Check-out time is noon.
  • What is there to do near Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square?
    Recommended spots to visit include White House (4-min walk) and National Museum of African American History and Culture (14-min walk), along with Washington Monument (15-min walk) and Capital One Arena (0.9 mi).
  • Are there restaurants at or near Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant. Nearby restaurants include Le Bar (1-min walk), Joe's Seafood (1-min walk), and White House Deli (1-min walk).

Recent reviews

Superb 9.2 From 1,404 reviews

Very good 8.0
Worth a repeat visit
Location was amazing. Hotel staff overall very good, but there was confusion over breakfast, and no one seemed to know the correct information. This was the only staff downfall. Breakfast was included, but served at a restaurant that was on same grounds as hotel, but running separately. We were given a bill each morning which we weren’t certain what to do with, and neither did the hotel staff. Worked out in the end, but took a few conversations. Hotel was clean and decent condition. Would definitely stay again
Georgina, au3 night trip with friends
Exceptional 10.0
Great location. White House is literally 5 minutes
Great from the welcome all the way through. Love a pain free check in ✅ Love a pain free check out ✅
Ann, au2 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Value for money in Washington DC
Great hotel with excellent staff who make you feel most welcome whether you are staying for one night or several. Well located near some fine restaurants, the White House and a host of tourist attractions within walking distance. Rooms are excellent and have separate showers so us elderly visitors like us don't have to risk the perils of climbing into slippery bathtubs.
Graeme, au1 night romance trip
Very good 8.0
Fabulous stay
Excellent stay. Location great for Washington sight seeing. Perhaps the area lacks access to food outlets, but you can find something in the surrounding area. Beds and pillows are super comfy and the room was luxurious.
Nicole, au4 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Love the french flair
William, us3 night trip with friends
Exceptional 10.0
We had a great stay during the week! The room was super comfy and had everything we needed.
Aaron, us2 night trip
Fair 4.0
Hairs in my tub, nobody was at front desk almost my entire stay. Checked in to not having any rags, waited an hour for rags, front desk lady knocked on the door at midnight. This stay was horrible!
Chanel, us1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
We stopped at 1am after a long day of traveling. The staff was amazing. Took care of everything and were very welcoming.
Stephanie, us1 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Awesome hotel
Great hotel and location with lovely 5 star restaurant across the street (joes steak and crab)
Joseph, us2 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
Considering the circumstances with the pandemic, my husband and I were a bit nervous about staying at a hotel. However your staff was friendly and cautious, with conditions communicated prior to our stay and in the hotel, which reassured us that you were taking necessary precautions. Of course, it seemed like we were the only guests in the hotel so no fear of bumping into anyone or sharing the elevator. 😄
Lori, us1 night family trip

Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square

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