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W Hotel – Hotel Washington

Starwood's Luxury W Hotel in Washington DC



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Located next door to The White House, the historic Hotel Washington - one of the city’s oldest hotels – has been reinvented into W Hotel Washington. The luxury hotel was remodeled in 2009 and infuses bright colors and contemporary design while preserving the building’s Beaux Arts architecture. The W Hotel features 317 stylishly designed guestrooms, including 23 suites, seven WOW suites, and an Extreme WOW suite (W’s reinterpretation of the traditional Presidential Suite), a signature Bliss® spa, a J&G Steakhouse. The famed rooftop terrace, once the most popular destination for presidents and politicos, has for decades provided what are known as the best views of the White House lawn and the nation’s capital.

515 15th Street, NW
Washington DC
(202) 661-2400
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The W Hotel is located within walking distance to the National Mall and many of the city's most popular attractions, including the national memorials, museums, restaurants, shopping, and theaters.

J&G Steakhouse
The signature restaurant, by world-acclaimed chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten, infuses creative cuisine and contemporary design offering sophisticated steakhouse classics and a global selection of fresh fish. The dining room has a monumental scale of 20-foot ceilings with double height, arched windows and mirrors providing sweeping views of the White House Gardens and the Washington Monument. During the warmer months of the year, visitors can enjoy outdoor dining on the patio. Located just below the dining room is the stylish Wine Bar offering a cozy tavern setting with slated floors, brick walls and exposed concrete beams. Read a review of J & G Steakhouse

P.O.V. (Point Of View) Rooftop Bar and Terrace
The W Washington’s rooftop bar and terrace, has become one of the area’s most popular destinations, hosting top celebrities, politicos and socialites, providing unsurpassed views of the nation’s capital. The menu includes a wide array of spirits and a light fare menu.

Meeting Space and Ballrooms
W Washington features more than 12,000 square feet of ultra-modern meeting and event space, including The Great Room and Altitude Ballroom, which overlook the Washington cityscape. The Great Room, with a capacity to hold 700 guests, reflects the glamour of the 1920s, featuring a dramatic staircase at the entrance, striking chandeliers and glimmering columns throughout. Altitude Ballroom, located next to the stylish rooftop lounge, has a capacity for 220 guests and is a popular wedding destination.

All guestrooms and suites feature state-of-the-art entertainment options, including flat-screen LCD TV, docking station for MP3 players and Tivoli radio, fully wired technology, fully stocked Munchie Box (W Hotels’ re-interpretation of the traditional hotel Mini Bar), and the W signature bed with feather-top mattress, 350 thread-count Egyptian cotton sheets and goose down comforter for the ultimate urban escape.

Other Hotel Amenities

  • Bliss® Spa
  • SWEAT state-of-the-art fitness center
  • WIRED business center
  • 24-hour in-room dining
  • dry cleaning, laundry and valet services
  • Whatever/Whenever® service promise
About W Hotels Worldwide®
W Hotels is an innovative luxury lifestyle brand with 29 properties around the world. Each W Hotel offers a unique mix of innovative design and passions around fashion, music, entertainment, design, architecture, pop culture, and everything in between. W Hotels are unique and individual expressions of modern living with cutting-edge design, contemporary restaurant concepts, glamorous nightlife experiences, and signature spas.


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