The Watergate Hotel

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Indoor pool
Indoor pool
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Premium bedding, down comforters, pillowtop beds, minibar

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The Watergate Hotel

5.0 star property
Riverfront aparthotel with spa, near Kennedy Center

8.6/10 Fabulous

989 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Parking available
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking
The price is Rs 266
Price available on 29/07/2022
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2650 Virginia Ave NW, Washington, DC, 20037
Main amenities
  • 336 smoke-free apartments
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Full-service spa
  • Indoor pool
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Breakfast available
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Free use of bicycles
  • Valet parking
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Rollaway/extra beds available (surcharge)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Premium TV channels
  • Terrace
Cleaning & safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
  • Contactless check-out
  • Follows industry sanitisation guidelines

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Foggy Bottom
  • Watergate Complex - 2 min walk
  • George Washington University - 3 min walk
  • George Washington University Hospital - 8 min walk
  • Kennedy Center - 8 min walk
  • National Mall - 8 min walk
  • Georgetown Waterfront Park - 12 min walk
  • Vietnam Veterans Memorial - 16 min walk
  • Lincoln Memorial - 17 min walk
  • Smithsonian Institution - 19 min walk
  • Georgetown University - 20 min walk

Getting around

  • Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) - 14 min drive
  • Washington Dulles Intl. Airport (IAD) - 31 min drive
  • Fort Meade, MD (FME-Tipton) - 33 min drive
  • Gaithersburg, MD (GAI-Montgomery County Airpark) - 36 min drive
  • College Park, MD (CGS) - 39 min drive
  • Manassas, VA (MNZ-Manassas Regional) - 46 min drive
  • Baltimore Washington Intl. Airport (BWI) - 60 min drive
  • Alexandria Station - 14 min drive
  • New Carrollton Station - 17 min drive
  • Washington Union Station - 19 min drive
  • Foggy Bottom Station - 7 min walk
  • Farragut West Station - 19 min walk
  • Farragut North Station - 22 min walk

About this property

The Watergate Hotel

The Watergate Hotel features a rooftop terrace and puts you within a 5-minute walk of George Washington University. Guests can grab a bite to eat at the restaurant and visit the spa to be pampered with deep-tissue massages, body wraps, or facials. An indoor pool and a bar/lounge are other highlights, and apartments offer up nice touches like espresso makers, bathrobes, and pillowtop beds with down comforters. Fellow travelers love the nearby shopping and comfortable guestrooms. The property is just a short walk to public transportation: Foggy Bottom Station is 7 minutes away.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 4:00 PM - midnight
  • Minimum check-in age - 21
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • 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

Children

  • One child stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets allowed*
  • Service animals welcome
  • Restrictions apply*

Property amenities

Pool/Spa

  • Indoor pool
  • Spa tub
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Massages
  • Spa treatment rooms
  • Sports massage
  • Body scrubs
  • 7 treatment rooms
  • Deep-tissue massages
  • Body wraps
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Body treatments
  • Swedish massages
  • Facials
  • Prenatal massage
  • Aromatherapy

Internet

  • Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking on site (surcharge)
  • Valet parking on site (USD 58.00 per day; includes in/out privileges)
  • Extended parking on site (USD 58 per night)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking available
  • Electric car charging station on site

Family friendly

  • Children stay free

Food and drink

  • Espresso maker

Dining

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10:30 AM: USD 20-45 for adults and USD 12-33 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Minibar
  • Private picnics

Bedrooms

  • Premium bedding
  • Down comforter
  • Free rollaway/extra beds
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Bed sheets provided
  • Pillow top mattress

Bathrooms

  • Bathtub or shower
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels provided
  • Slippers
  • Bathrobes

Living spaces

  • Library

Entertainment

  • 47-inch flat-screen TV with cable service
  • Pay movies
  • TV in a common area

Outdoor areas

  • Rooftop terrace
  • Terrace

Laundry

  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities

Work spaces

  • 24-hour business center
  • Computer station
  • Desk
  • Conference center (27000 square feet of space)

Climate control

  • Air conditioning

Pets

  • Service animals exempt from fees
  • Pet friendly
  • USD 200 per pet per stay

Suitability/Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Braille signage
  • Elevator
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair accessible (with limits)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible spa
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Multilingual staff
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Luggage storage
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Safe at front desk
  • Laptop-compatible safe

Location highlights

  • On the river
  • On the waterfront
  • Near the airport
  • Near a metro station
  • In the city center
  • In the historical district
  • On the riverwalk

Things to do

  • Fitness center
  • Free bicycle rentals on site

Safety features

  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit
  • Security system
  • Smoke detector
  • Window guards

General

  • 336 rooms
  • 15 floors
  • 1 building
  • Built in 1965
  • Individually furnished

Restaurants on site

  • The Top of the Gate
  • The Next Whisky Bar

Special features

Awards and affiliations

The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • Resort fee: USD 33.34 per accommodation, per night
  • Resort fee inclusions:
    • Pool access
    • Spa access (may be limited)
    • Fitness center access
    • Fitness/yoga classes
    • Sporting facilities or equipment
    • Internet access (may be limited)
    • In-room safe
    • In-room bottled water
    • In-room coffee

Optional extras

  • Breakfast costs between USD 20 and USD 45 for adults, and USD 12 and USD 33 for children (approximately)
  • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of USD 300 (subject to availability)

Pets

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out:
  • Service animals exempt from fees
  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 200 per pet, per stay

Parking

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out:
  • Self parking is available for an extra charge
  • Valet parking costs USD 58.00 per day with in/out privileges
  • Extended parking costs USD 58 per night

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out:
  • Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa, and guests under 18 years old are only allowed with adult supervision
  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation

Hygiene & cleanliness

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.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-out is available.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA).

Policies

Some rooms at this property are not suitable for children. Please add child ages in the search parameters to display available rooms.

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.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards on site.

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

Watergate Hotel Washington
Watergate Hotel
Watergate Washington
The Watergate Hotel Aparthotel
The Watergate Hotel Washington
The Watergate Hotel Aparthotel Washington

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Overall score and ratings

8.6

Fabulous

9.0/10

Cleanliness

8.7/10

Staff & service

8.5/10

Amenities

8.8/10

Property conditions & facilities

8.0/10

Eco-friendliness

10/10 Exceptional

xiangbing, 1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Mohsen, 6-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great experience
Amazing, view was great, beautiful room. Great food as well, and lovely cocktails. The staff was super friendly and it was very clean. Will be back for another stay!
Lance, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Ed, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Ally, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Ally, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Wife's Birthday getaway.
Great room thanks to Dante. Spacious with the best river view!!
Damon, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

First room was NOT 5star. Second was better
John, 1-night trip
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6/10 Good

Disappointed
I was expecting much more from this hotel, especially for the price with 5 star ratings. The hotel does have a great location. However, the front desk staff were not very helpful, the bathroom smelled like sewer, and no room service available. Very disappointed.
Christy, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Great hotel and views. Poor service though.
Took 4 phone calls to get coffee pods to our room.
4-night family trip
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