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Located 1,300 feet from the White House in Washington, D.C., this historic hotel features an on-site restaurant and lounge. All rooms feature a flat-screen TV with cable. The underground is 1,950 feet away.

A mini-bar is featured in each room at Sofitel Lafayette Square Washington DC. Each air-conditioned room is equipped with an private bathroom. Free toiletries and a hairdryer are included. Free WiFi is also included in all rooms.

Offering french comfort food, Opaline Bar and Brasserie is located on site. Guests of Lafayette Square Washington DC Sofitel can enjoy a cocktail at Opaline Bar. Free coffee and tea is served every morning.

Dulles International Airport is 27 mi from this hotel. Lincoln Memorial and Kennedy Center are both 1.6 mi away.

This is our guests' favorite part of Washington, D.C., according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

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Located in the heart of Washington, D.C., this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.5

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Continental, Vegetarian, Gluten-free, American

ATM: Need cash? This property has an ATM on site.

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  • The staff speaks English

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About Sofitel Lafayette Square Washington DC

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  • Is there a coffee machine in the rooms?

    Yes we do have coffee machines in all of our rooms.


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    Answered on January 27, 2020
  • Could you please confirm the bed is a king in the superior king room. It states one large double bed.

    Yes


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    Asked about: Superior King Room • Answered on October 23, 2019
  • are tours of DC area available?

    Bonjour, Yes, we have tours of DC area available! Tours can be booked with our Concierge upon arrival. Merci!


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    Answered on February 27, 2020
  • Do you offer luggage storage, and if so what time do I need to pick it up by?

    Bonjour, Yes, we offer luggage storage. We store guest luggage for as long as needed. Luggage can be stored at the Front Desk. Merci!


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  • How old do guests have to be to check in?

    Bonjour, Guests have to be over 18 to check in. Merci!


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  • Does each room come equip with an iron and ironing board

    Bonjour, Yes. each room comes equipped with an iron and ironing board. Merci!


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    Asked about: Superior Room with Two Double Beds • Answered on February 27, 2020
  • you have aircondens AC

    Yes


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  • Is it free cancellation

    Depends on the rate you picked, you can see this information in the cancellation policy section


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  • Is there a swimming pool?

    Good day, The hotel does not have a Swimming pool


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    Asked about: Superior Room with Two Double Beds • Answered on October 7, 2020
  • How much is the parking ???

    Parking is $55 per night with in and out privilege's


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  • Is there a sofa bed in room ?

    No


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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
What's nearby
  • Brigadier General Thaddeus Kosciuszko Statue
    0.1 miles
  • Bragadier General James B McPherson Statue
    0.1 miles
  • Albert Gallatin Statue
    0.1 miles
  • Bernard Baruch Statue
    0.2 miles
  • Lafayette Square
    0.2 miles
  • The White House
    0.2 miles
  • Bex Eagle Statue
    0.3 miles
  • Bald Eagle Memorial
    0.3 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Old Ebbit Grill
    0.2 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Old Ebbit Grill
    0 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Bobby Van's Steakhouse
    0 miles
  • Restaurant Joe's Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab
    0 miles
  • Restaurant Siroc Restaurant
    0.1 miles
Top attractions
  • US Holocaust Memorial Museum
    0.9 miles
  • Newseum
    0.9 miles
  • The National Mall
    0.9 miles
  • National Gallery of Art
    1 miles
  • Phillips Collection
    1 miles
  • Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum
    1.2 miles
  • National Museum of the American Indian
    1.3 miles
  • Jefferson Memorial
    1.3 miles
  • The Capitol
    1.6 miles
  • US Marine Corps War Memorial
    2.1 miles
Public transit
  • Subway McPherson Square
    0 miles
  • Subway Farragut West Station
    0.3 miles
Closest Airports
  • Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport
    3.5 miles
  • Washington Dulles International Airport
    22.5 miles
  • Baltimore - Washington International Airport
    27.4 miles
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1 Restaurant On Site

    Opaline

    Food: French, Local, International

    Open for: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, High tea, Cocktail hour

Amenities of Sofitel Lafayette Square Washington DC
Outdoors
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
Pets
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
Activities
  • Library
Food & Drink
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and charges apply.
Parking
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Private check-in/out
  • ATM on site
  • Baggage storage
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press Additional charge
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Pet bowls
  • Pet basket
  • Paid WiFi
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Heating
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Visual aids (tactile signs)
  • Visual aids (Braille)
  • Lowered sink
  • Raised toilet
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
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Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Sofitel Lafayette Square Washington DC takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 3:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

Until 12:00 PM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 12 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 3 years
Crib by request
Free
Adult (18+ years)
Extra bed by request
$50 per person, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.

Groups

When booking more than 7 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa Discover JCB Diners Club American Express Sofitel Lafayette Square Washington DC accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

If applicable, club access benefits are extended to children under 12 years old, as well.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Spa and gym facilities at this property are unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Sofitel Lafayette Square Washington DC

  • The prices at Sofitel Lafayette Square Washington DC may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at Sofitel Lafayette Square Washington DC is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Guests staying at Sofitel Lafayette Square Washington DC can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.8).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Vegetarian
    • Gluten-free
    • American

  • Room options at Sofitel Lafayette Square Washington DC include:

    • Double
    • Suite

  • Sofitel Lafayette Square Washington DC has 1 restaurant:

    • Opaline

  • Sofitel Lafayette Square Washington DC is 1,000 feet from the center of Washington, D.C..

  • Sofitel Lafayette Square Washington DC offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Library