The Fairfax at Embassy Row, Washington D.C

1.94km from city centre

Reviews

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8.5
Very goodBased on 3233 reviews

Very good luxury hotel. Close to Dupont Circle. Great location.

8.5
Very goodBased on 3233 reviews

Close to public transport. Friendly service. Spacious rooms.

Excellent luxury hotel

Top 5% in city

Great business hotel

Top 22% in city

Location
9.3

Great location

Excellent environment. Amazing restaurants within walking distance. Location is superb.

Service
8.5

Fantastic service

Phenomenal staff. Incredible front desk staff. Excellent room service.

8.5
Very goodBased on 3233 reviews

Very good luxury hotel. Close to Dupont Circle. Great location.

8.5
Very goodBased on 3233 reviews

Close to public transport. Friendly service. Spacious rooms.

Room
7.6

Great room

Excellent water pressure. Ac worked perfectly. Beautifully decorated rooms.

WiFi
7.2

Good internet service

Fast internet. Free wifi in the lobby. WiFi free.

Bar and Beverages
7.1

Bar is awesome

Sparkling wine. Bar tender awesome. On site bar.

Food
5.4

Food is all right

Freshly baked cookies. Dishes at very reasonable prices. There was no restaurant.

Breakfast
4.8

Breakfast can be improved

No cooked breakfast. No complimentary breakfast. No coffee cups.

Location

9.3

Great location

Excellent environment. Amazing restaurants within walking distance. Location is superb.

Facilities

Food & Drink

Internet

Concierge

Business

Health & Fitness

Room service

Services

Luggage storage, Concierge, Room service, Bell staff, Daily newspaper

General

Laundry, WiFi, Telephone, Cash machine, Lift, Disabled facilities, Multilingual staff, Non smoking, Safe deposit box

Policies

Express check-out, Express check-in, Front desk 24 hour

Leisure

Spa

Food & Drink

Restaurant, Bar

Health & Fitness

Fitness centre

Internet

WiFi, Internet access

In the rooms

Telephone, Air conditioning, Disabled facilities, Safe deposit box

Parking & Transport

Parking, Valet parking

Business

Business centre

Good to know

Check in from:15:00
Check out before:12:00

Hotel description

This hotel is located 2 blocks from the Dupont Circle Metro Station, on the red line, at 21st and Massachusetts Avenue. It lies 1 km from Washington Mall tourist centre and 20 minutes by public transport from Union Station. Nearby sites of interest include the White House (1.6 km), the Lincoln Memorial (1.6 km), the Washington Monument (1.6 km) and the US Capitol. Dulles International Airport is just 5 km away. This hotel was built in 1924 and comprises a total of 259 rooms including 19 suites and 5 junior suites. It was owned by the Gore family for many years and a major restoration was completed in 2009, which included bringing back the Jockey Club Restaurant. Facilities on offer to guests at this air-conditioned establishment include a lobby area with a 24-hour reception and check-out service, a hotel safe, a cloakroom and lift access. There is a cafe, a bar and a restaurant and guests have conference facilities and Internet access at their disposal. They can also take advantage of the room and laundry services. For those arriving by car, there is a car park as well as covered garage parking and a valet parking service is available. All the elegantly appointed guest rooms are in the Georgian classical style. Newly renovated (2009), the rooms are bright and cheery and come with a private bathroom with a shower/bathtub and a hairdryer and offer a king-size bed. They are equipped with a direct dial telephone, satellite/ cable TV, a radio, Internet access and a safe. They also have a mini fridge and tea and coffee making facilities. Furthermore, an ironing set, air conditioning and heating are provided in all accommodation as standard. This hotel features a swimming pool and sports enthusiasts may also enjoy a work-out in the gym. Guests are served breakfast each morning and the midday and evening meals may be enjoyed à la carte or as a set menu.

Rates from all sites

Total price for 1 night, 2 guests, 1 room