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- 98%Luxury Travelers
- 76%History Buffs
- 76%Art & Design Lovers
Member Reviews (4)
- The Hay-AdamsOct 28, 2013
At the Hay-Adams, rates are based on the view. You want to look at the White House in your pajamas? It's going to cost you. But it's worth it, at least once! The other views are St. John's Church (nice), Lafayette Square (too much like Haight-Ashbury for me) and (I swear) the alley.
If you can do it, try to get a room with a balcony. But only in April or September, otherwise it will be too hot or too cold.
The hotel describes their restaurant, the Lafayette, as “stately” and it fits. Upscale décor, upscale food, a pianist at the Steinway – make sure you have your jacket and tie.
You're steps from the White House and a short walk to a Metro stop, so you should be able to save the $45 a day in valet parking. And if you want something different (but not cheaper), try the Oval Room, a nearby four-star restaurant frequented by people you will recognize if you watch C-Span a lot.
- The Hay-AdamsMember ofLocal CultureOutdoor EnthusiastsFoodies+ 2First to ReviewJul 23, 2012
Literally, across the street from the White House, the Hay-Adams permeates old style luxury without the snobbishness that sometimes attaches to it. Dog friendly, if you can afford it, it's a fine place to stay and/or dine.Recommended for:Luxury Travelers
This 5.0 star property has a business center. Room service is available 24 hours a day. Additional property amenities include valet parking and concierge services.
There are 145 guestrooms at The Hay Adams. Bathrooms feature hair dryers. In addition to complimentary newspapers, guestrooms offer direct dial phones with voice mail and free local calls. Televisions have pay movies. Rooms also include minibars and irons/ironing boards. A nightly turndown service and housekeeping are available.
Notifications and Fees:
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check in, or check out.
- Valet parking: US$ 35 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
Excellent!459 reviews across the web.
- Guests recommend this hotel for a romantic getaway.
- Guests recommend this as a luxury hotel.
- Ambiance100% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere.
- Location97% liked the proximity to sightseeing.
- Service96% found the staff to be very friendly.
- Room89% thought the view was good.
- Hotel82% thought it was clean.
- Food73% found the breakfast to be wonderful.