Washington Plaza

Ten Thomas Circle, Washington, DC 20005 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
3 Star Downtown Hotel in District of Columbia County
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4.5/5

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  • We have an outdoor pool
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 22.3%!
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • 341 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • 8 floors in hotel
  • 16 suites in hotel
  • Check in: 3:00 PM
  • Hotel has a green policy
  • Group friendly rating of 10.0/10
  • 10 meeting rooms in property

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Local Attractions

We are located in the heart of D.C. All major attractions are within walking distance. We are 4.5 blocks from the Convention Center, 6 blocks from the White House and located in the new and upcoming 14th Street Corridor. We are located near 4 major metro stations.

Customer Reviews of Washington Plaza

4.5 out of 5. Based on 3173 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

A Sleek, Modern Choice Among Downtown Washington DC Hotels.Discover the fresh new feel of the Washington Plaza. Designed in 1962 by world-famous architect Morris Lapidus, this recently renovated Washington DC hotel near the White House offers an engaging balance of cosmopolitan ambiance and unpretentious hospitality – perfect for international business trips, romantic getaways, and once-in-a-lifetime family vacations. Step out our front door and explore chic, fashionable Thomas Circle, one of DC's hippest neighborhoods. Enjoy a short trek to a treasure trove of National Mall monuments and Smithsonian museums. Or experience some of Washington's premier shopping and nightlife. After a day of tours or business meetings, return to our welcoming lobby and well appointed downtown Washington DC hotel rooms, where superb amenities and attentive but never overbearing service allow for an exceptionally relaxing stay. Ideally located at Thomas Circle, near Massachusetts Avenue, in the heart of Washington DC.Five blocks from the White House and Washington Convention Center,Minutes from major museums, monuments, and attractions,Close to the city's best shopping and hottest nightlife,A short walk from the McPherson Square Metro Station andFour miles from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA).Discover the dynamic dual personality of the Washington Plaza. Contemporary accommodations, a modern design, and sophisticated but casual ambiance make us the smart choice for stylish business and leisure travelers. Book your downtown Washington DC hotel reservations online today for exceptional rates.

Green Sustainability

Yes

What you need to know

Location - The Washington Plaza Hotel is conveniently located only five blocks from the White House and the Washington Convention Center in downtown Washington, D.C. This means guests of the property are also close to Ford’s Theater, the Verizon Center, the International Spy Museum, and the great array of national monuments and world-class museums located on the National Mall. The hotel is convenient to the McPherson Square Metro Station, only a short walk from the property.

Hotel Features –Travelers can enjoy the Washington Plaza Hotel’s International Bar, a relaxing lounge serving cocktails and appetizers. The hotel’s on-site fitness facilities have been recently renovated and a seasonal outdoor swimming pool is also available. The property has over 12,000 square feet of meeting space, as well as distinctive meeting rooms. Business travelers will also appreciate the 24-hour business center with computer terminals.

Guest Rooms - There are 340 stylish guest rooms and 15 junior suites at the Washington Plaza Hotel. Guest rooms feature modern décor in red and black and the junior suites are equipped with a beautiful black desk with a cozy lounge chair in an area that is separate from the main bedroom. A television set is also available in every room.

Dining - The No. 10 Thomas Circle restaurant is part of the delectable dining experience at the Washington Plaza Hotel. The dinner menu features delights like crispy calamari with a trio of sauces, and entrée selections like rainbow trout served with potato gratin, caper berries, grapefruit gastrique, and green beans. There are a wide variety of other dining options off-site.

Expert Tip – The Washington Plaza Hotel is located in the hip Thomas Circle neighborhood, placing it only blocks away from the city’s bustling nightlife, an array of eclectic shops, and the popular historic tourist attractions of Washington, D.C.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 12:00 PM
Year of Last Renovation: 2012
Floors: 8
Rooms: 341
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 341
Handicap Rooms:
Suites: 16
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 10 View Spaces
Meeting Space: sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: On-site
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours: 2:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Pool Info:
We have the most famous outdoor pool in all of D.C. It typically opens in late April and remains open through mid September. All guests staying at the hotel may utilize the pool at no additional cost. We also have an outdoor bar and patio.
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Depending on the Group or the lead. Most cancellations are 72 hours to 24 hours.
Nightly Parking: 25.0
Total Taxes: 14.50%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 14.50% (per night)
Food and Beverage Tax: 10.00% (restaurant and meetings)
Audio Visual Tax: 5.75% (meetings)
Parking Fee: 17.00 Per Day
Porterage Fee: 7.00 Per Stay
Additional Person Fee: 20.00 Per Person
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 500.00 Per Day
Meeting Wired Internet Fee: 500.00 Per Day
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 20.00%
Audio Visual Service Charge: 20.00%
Banquet Bartender Fees: 75.00 Per Function
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost: 17.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost: 21.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost: 22.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost: 25.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost: 32.00 Per Person
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost: 22.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost: 40.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost: 45.00 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 15.00 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost: 15.00 Per Person
Banquet Gallon of Coffee: 50.00 Per Item
Banquet Soda: 2.50 Per Item
Banquet Bottled Water: 1.25 Per Item
Banquet Reception w Hors d'oeuvres: 55.00 Per Person

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Bus parking
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Garage
  • Generator for sleeping rooms
  • Generator for public spaces
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry valet service
  • Licensed bar
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • 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
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV Channel: HBO
  • TV Channel: Showtime
  • Valet Parking
  • Video Games in Room
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

DCA is approximately 4 miles away. It is about a $10-15 cab ride (depending on traffic). Also available from DCA is the metro.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

We offer an American Buffet breakfast for 18.00++. We also offer a full menu compliments of Chef Luca De Marchis. On Sundays, we have an amazing Brunch as well!

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Washington Plaza

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Washington Plaza.

Feel free to use the Washington Plaza 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
Federal Hall 70 x 58 x 15 4060338/3382361699711697--/--451406--
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Federal Hall

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
4060 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
70 x 58 x 15 Ft.
Floor Level:
Power Outlets:
15
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
Yes
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
Washington Room 58 x 35 x 15 2030--/169118854958----/--225203--
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Washington Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
2030 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
58 x 35 x 15 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
Yes
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
Adams & Franklin Room 58 x 35 x 15 2030--/169118854958----/--225203--
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Adams & Franklin Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
2030 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
58 x 35 x 15 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
4
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
Adams Room 29 x 35 x 15 1015--/8459--2429----/--113102--
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Adams Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1015 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
29 x 35 x 15 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
4
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
Franklin Room 29 x 35 x 15 1015--/8459422429----/--113102--
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Franklin Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1015 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
29 x 35 x 15 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
4
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
National Hall 48 x 54 x 12 2592--/2161511086274----/--288259--
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National Hall

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
2592 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
48 x 54 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
10
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
Jefferson Room
48 x 27 x 12 1296--/10875543137----/--144----
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Jefferson Room

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
1296 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
48 x 27 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
5
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
Monroe
48 x 27 x 12 1296--/10875543137----/--144130--
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Monroe

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
1296 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
48 x 27 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
5
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
State Suite 20 x 45 x 12 900--/--40372226----/--9060--
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State Suite

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
900 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
20 x 45 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
5
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
Federal Foyer 60 x 20 x 18 1200--/--------------/----120120
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Federal Foyer

Room Type:
Foyer
Total Size:
1200 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
60 x 20 x 18 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
0
Windows:
4
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 Washington Plaza

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 Washington Plaza have?

There are 341 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

Is there any meeting space at Washington Plaza?

Yes, they have 10 meeting rooms that can support various table layouts.

What kind of breakfast is at Washington Plaza?

We offer an American Buffet breakfast for 18.00++. We also offer a full menu compliments of Chef Luca De Marchis. On Sundays, we have an amazing Brunch as well!

Is there a gym at Washington Plaza?

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

Is there room service at Washington Plaza?

Yes. Loved having room service. Room service is perfect. Almost all guests were happy with the room service.

Is there valet service?

Yes. Great valet service. The majority of guests were impressed by the valet service.

Are there good dining options at Washington Plaza?

Average dining experience. Almost all guests thought the dining experience was appropriate. Clean dining area. The majority of guests thought the dining area was clean.

Is there a WiFi internet?

Yes. Free wifi.

Are there rooms with kitchenettes?

Yes. Kitchenette needs more attention. Almost all guests were unsatisfied with the kitchenette.

Is there a bar?

Yes. Good bar service. Lovely bar service, according to 86%.

Is there a pool at Washington Plaza?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. We have the most famous outdoor pool in all of D.C. It typically opens in late April and remains open through mid September. All guests staying at the hotel may utilize the pool at no additional cost. We also have an outdoor bar and patio..

Testimonials:

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"I was amazed and pleasantly surprised how effortless the process was. Very pleased to have found a way to reserve rooms for our team when we travel, which of usually twice a month. Thanks so much." L.S. - Amherst, NY

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