Sofitel Lafayette Square
An updated landmark hotel originally built in 1880, the 4.5 star Sofitel Washington has been reinvented to offer the best in modern amenities and contemporary design while paying homage to the elegance of Washington, DC’s past. In one of the most exclusive locations in the nation’s capital, the Sofitel DC occupies an address at the corner of Lafayette Square, bordering the White House and just steps from the National Mall, Smithsonian Institution and Washington Monument; the hotel is perfectly positioned to explore the city or if visiting on business, conduct or attend important meetings.
The Sofitel Lafayette Square in Washington offers a delectable fine dining experience at the lobby-level ICI Urban Bistro. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner daily, ICI Urban Bistro offers a contemporary twist on the classic French bistro with cosmopolitan flair and a vibrant atmosphere as energetic and sophisticated as DC itself. Visit ICI Urban Bistro for an award-winning dinner, a thirst quenching cocktail or a tantalizing dessert, world-class enjoyment is the signature of this contemporary restaurant. Le Bar, also located on the lobby level, features a club-like atmosphere, the perfect setting to enjoy a quiet cocktail or a romantic rendezvous.
A landmark hotel with all the deluxe amenities
• Located one block from the McPherson metro station, one block from Lafayette Park and just two blocks from the White House
• Award-winning ICI Urban Bistro
• Complimentary fitness center, open 24 hours
• Complimentary business center, accessible 24 hours
• All suites and rooms have glass-enclosed shower and separate tub
• In-room massage and spa services available
• Pet-friendly luxury hotel
Modern luxury accommodations in a historic masterpiece
A boutique property, the Sofitel Hotel in DC offers 237 spacious suites and rooms with every luxury amenity imaginable. With contemporary and elegant décor, complete with sparkling marble bathrooms and technology-forward conveniences, guests can retreat in comfort from the energetic pace of Washington, DC.
A perfect mix of contemporary design and historic charm
Enjoy a prime location, just around the corner from the nation’s most important residential address, the White House. Call now to book the Washington, DC Sofitel Hotel.
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- Located at the corner of Lafayette Square, bordering the White House, within walking distance to the Washington Monument and National Mall
- 10 - 15 minutes driving time (approximately 5 miles) from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport
- 40 - 45 minutes driving time (approximately 27 miles) from Washington Dulles International Airport
- 50 minutes driving time (approximately 32 miles) from Baltimore-Washington International Airport
806 15th Street N.W.
Washington, District of Columbia