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Oasis overlooking Washington, DC's monuments

Located in Washington (Capitol Hill), L'Enfant Plaza Hotel is minutes from L'Enfant Plaza and Enid A. Haupt Garden.

This romantic hotel is close to Washington Monument and Jefferson Memorial.

Make yourself at home in one of the 372 air-conditioned guestrooms. Your pillowtop bed comes with down comforters. Wireless Internet access (surcharge) is available to keep you connected. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature designer toiletries and hair dryers.

Enjoy a range of recreational amenities, including a health club, an outdoor pool, and a seasonal outdoor pool. Additional features include wireless Internet access (surcharge), concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands.

Enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's dining establishments, which include 2 restaurants and a coffee shop/café. From your room, you can also access room service (during limited hours). Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. Breakfast is available for a fee.

Featured amenities include a business center, limo/town car service, and express check-in.

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

This D.C. hotel is named for one of Washington's city planners, Pierre Charles L'Enfant, and is just 2 blocks from the Smithsonian Castle, U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, and the Air and Space Museum.

The extra-large lobby boasts plenty of comfortable seating, a Starbucks kiosk, and a gift shop. Right off the lobby, down into the lower level of the hotel, is the promenade to the Metro, where 4 of the 5 city lines run. The hotel's 24-hour business center contains 4 computer stations and a printer. Wireless Internet access is offered throughout the property (surcharge).

  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Business center
  • 24-hour front desk
  • ATM/banking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Elevator/lift
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Health club
  • Total number of rooms - 372
  • Laundry facilities
  • Concierge services
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Express check-in
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • One meeting room
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Shopping on site
  • Smoke-free property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Wedding services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Number of restaurants - 2
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Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( 10.95 USD per 24-hour period )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( 10.95 USD per 24-hour period )


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Air conditioning
  • Climate control
  • Phone
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Desk
  • Down comforter
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free newspaper
  • In-room massage available
  • Pay movies
  • Premium bedding
  • Premium TV channels
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Private bathroom
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
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Where to Eat

American "Sea" Grill - Contemporary brasserie-style setting. Breakfast buffet. Focus on fresh seafood for lunch and dinner with popular items such as Blue Crab Cakes. Extensive wine-cellar selections. Open daily from early morning to late evening. Reservations recommended.

Foggy Bottom Brew Pub - Top-notch local microbrews and pub fare such as Meat Loaf Fillet and Foggy Hot Wings. Casual spot with elevated model train circling the bar. Open daily from late morning until late night.

Starbucks - Coffee kiosk serves the famous brew along with pastries and snacks.

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Nearby Things to Do

L'Enfant Plaza Hotel's rooftop pool is open-air and heated, allowing for almost year-round recreation. A fitness center provides exercise equipment and free weights.

A half-mile from the hotel, Tidal Basin Paddle Boats rents 2- and 4-person boats for viewing the Jefferson Memorial and Japanese cherry trees from the basin's calm waters. Boats are available from late morning through early evening, seven days a week, from March 15 through Labor Day and limited days and hours post-Labor Day, weather permitting.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
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To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf
  • Braille or raised signage

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is noon


Pets allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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