Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square

806 15th St. Nw, Washington, DC 20005 United States (USA)
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5 Star Downtown Hotel in District of Columbia County
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Local Attractions

White House, National Mall, numerous museums within walking distance of the hotel, McPherson Metro Center (Blue/Orange line) with direct link to National Airport (DCA)
4.5 out of 5. Based on 3647 guest reviews

Property Description

Opened in June 2002 - Located adjacent to Lafayette Square and the White House the hotel is a Four Star hotel with 237 guest rooms and 7,000 square feet of meeting space - most with natural light. All rooms feature dual line direct dial phones, wireless internet access, marbles bathrooms with separate tub and shower. Twice daily housekeeping with 24 hour room service. Complimentary coffee and tea service each morning.Satisfy your craving for something different at the Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square. Our historical hotel features the elegance and sophistication of France in the heart of Washington DC. Conveniently located steps away from the White House, our hotel positions you next to the monuments, Smithsonian Museums and unbeatable restaurants. Following a busy day of travel adventures, unwind in our luxurious rooms featuring French inspired décor or enjoy the French cuisine of Opaline Bar and Brasserie

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00 pm
Check Out: 12:00 pm
Year of Last Renovation: 2018
Floors: 12
Rooms: 237
Corridors: All Rooms Have Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 207
Handicap Rooms: 4
Rooms with 1 Bed: 199
Rooms with 2 Beds: 38
Suites: 18
Room Windows: Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 6 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 5500 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 120 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.5 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours: 12PM-12AM
FEMA Approved: Yes
Pool Info: NA
Ownership: AccorHotels
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
72 Hours prior
Nightly Parking: 64.9
Typical Group Deposit: 25%
Total Taxes: 14.95%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 10.00%
Occupancy Tax: 14.95%
Food and Beverage Tax: 10.00%
Audio Visual Tax: 6.00%
Parking Fee: 64.90 Per Night (inclusive)
Porterage Fee: 14.00 Per Person (roundtrip)
Additional Person Fee: 40.00 Per Person
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Rooms Wired Internet Fee: 14.99 Per Day
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 400.00 Per Day
Meeting Wired Internet Fee: 400.00 Per Day
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 24.00%
Chef Attendant Fees: 200.00 Per Night
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost: 32.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost: 30.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost: 36.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost: 55.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost: 60.00 Per Person
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost: 50.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost: 85.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost: 90.00 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 20.00 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost: 20.00 Per Person
Banquet Gallon of Coffee: 88.00 Per Person
Banquet Soda: 6.00 Per Item
Banquet Bottled Water: 6.00 Per Item
Banquet Hosted Bar: 40.00 Per Person/Per Hour (++)
Banquet Reception w Hors d'oeuvres: 65.00 Per Person/Per Hour (++)

Amenities / Features


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Central location
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Currency exchange
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Mini bar
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hours room service
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

DCA Reagan National Airport via Cab $20.00 each way - 5 miles or Metro via McPherson Metro (Blue/Orange line)

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Our Opaline Brasserie is open for A La Carte breakfast Mon – Fri: 6:30 AM - 11:00 AM and Sat – Sun: 7:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Pet Friendly?

Yes! Pets are allowed.
We are pet friendly up to 50lbs.

Parking Info

Private indoor parking garage. Overnight $64.90 (inclusive of taxes). Daily 8 hour parking rate: $39 inclusive of taxes

Cleaning Policies

For more than 130 years, our loyal guests and employees at Accor properties across North & Central America have entrusted us with their care and safety. We have a long-standing tradition of setting new benchmarks for service excellence in our industry and today is no different. As we navigate through this unprecedented moment in our history, we remain deeply committed to the wellbeing of our Accor family. Welcoming, safeguarding and taking care of others is at the very heart of what we do and who we are. Today, this means keeping our guests and employees safe by preventing the spread of COVID-19 – partnering with top experts to implement new standards of safety and enhanced operational protocols and procedures which are among the most stringent in the hospitality industry, validated under the new global ALLSAFE Cleanliness label. Our new operational standards have been developed and vetted by a team of expert advisors, inspections and certification; Dr. Amesh Adalja, Senior Scholar at the Johns Hopki

About Sofitel

  • French luxury brand offering spacious suites, private villas, and apartments
  • Eco-friendly services through Planet 21
  • Soft feather beds for a restful nights sleep
  • Restaurants and bars serve the finest French cuisine by leading chefs with orginal menus and local flavors
  • Customized meeting, banquet, and event options inspired by French art with Wi-Fi services, the latest audiovisual and videoconferencing equipment, and delicious food menus
  • Resorts offer a golfer's dream experience with fine golfing destinations
  • Sofitel's So Fit provides guests with for fitness programs and the latest high-tech sports equipment
  • Sofitel's So Spa have uniquely designed Dish and Dessert packages which include body massages, hot-stone massages, and facials
  • Sofitel's Children Villas offer special activities and entertainment for kids exclusively at select locations

The Sofitel highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Previously known as:
Sofitel Lafayette Square, Sofitel Washington Dc, Sofitel

Seasonality of Hotel Rates at Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square

Rate fluctuations of Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square

The graph above is seasonality of room rates for both our group quotes and the lowest online individual rates our rate checker could find at the time the group/meeting offer was entered. The best group deal shown is 41.7% in April 2019 and the highest average individual rate is $495 in the month of April 2019. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square.

Feel free to use the Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Washington event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
BASTILLE 26 x 16 x 3 416--/3--24--1822--/--5060--
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BASTILLE

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
416 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
26 x 16 x 3 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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MADELEINE 21 x 36 x 3 756--/6--36--3030--/--80120--
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MADELEINE

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
756 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
21 x 36 x 3 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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PARIS BALLROOM 48 x 38 x 13 1800--/15--96405040--/--200300--
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PARIS BALLROOM

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1800 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
48 x 38 x 13 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Columns:
0
Windows:
4
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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CONCORDE 29 x 16 x 3 464--/4--30--2624--/--6080--
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CONCORDE

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
464 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
29 x 16 x 3 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
ST GERMAIN 20 x 17 x 3 340--/----------6--/--------
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ST GERMAIN

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
340 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
20 x 17 x 3 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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MONTMARTRE 26 x 16 x 3 416--/3--24--18----/--5660--
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MONTMARTRE

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
416 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
26 x 16 x 3 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System

FAQs about Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square

What time is check in?

Check in time is 3:00 pm based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 12:00 pm based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square have?

There are 237 rooms in the property.

Is there any meeting space at Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square?

Yes, they have 6 meeting rooms that can support various table layouts.

What kind of breakfast is at Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square?

Our Opaline Brasserie is open for A La Carte breakfast Mon – Fri: 6:30 AM - 11:00 AM and Sat – Sun: 7:00 AM – 11:00 AM

What parking is available at Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square?

Private indoor parking garage. Overnight $64.90 (inclusive of taxes). Daily 8 hour parking rate: $39 inclusive of taxes

Is there a gym at Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square?

Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

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