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Rate Policies
  • Rates do not include 15.951% tax
  • Rates are based on single or double occupancy
  • Children are considered 12 years of age and under
Hotel Fees Policies
  • Urban Experience Fee: $30 Per Night - Complimentary for Magellan Luxury Hotels clients
  • Urban Experience Fee includes: Morning coffee in the lobby, Premium Internet access, Bottled water in your room, Local and Long distance phone call (domestic only), Handling of incoming packages, Welcome seasonal nonalcoholic beverage, Board game access, Guided runs, Yoga classes
  • Wi-Fi Access: No Charge
  • Enhanced Wi-Fi Access: $14.95 Per Night (Per 24 hour period)
  • Extra Adult: $50 Per Night
  • Rollaway: $50 Per Night
  • Crib: No Charge
  • Pets Welcome: Pet Fee - Refundable: $500 Per Stay (Pets under 50 lbs are welcome - guest required to sign pet waiver at check in)
  • Valet Parking (In and Out Privileges): $75 Per Night
Smoking Policies
  • All rooms are non smoking
  • A minimum of $500 deep cleaning fee will apply if anyone smokes in the room
Check in/out Policies
  • Guests must be 21 years or older to check in
  • Check in 3:00 PM - Check out 12:00 PM
  • 1-night room and tax charged for early departure
Booking Policies
  • Major credit card required to hold room and is mandatory at check in
  • Requirements above may vary for holidays / special events
  • Guests must present a valid credit card upon check-in to cover incidental charges and the security deposit. The Front Desk will run authorization on your card so your bank or credit card company may reflect this by temporarily reducing your available balance or credit limit. It is not a charge. The authorization ensures that the card is valid and will be released 5 to 10 days after check-out, provided there is no damage, missing inventory, room charges, or excessive cleaning required. Amount authorized at this property: $100.00 USD per night
  • Please note that if the owner of the credit card we have on file will not be present at check in, the person checking in at the hotel will need to provide their own credit card. If you need to make arrangements to prepay your stay (either for yourself or for someone else), please contact us immediately and we will forward you a Credit Card Authorization Form as hotels usually require a minimum of 7 days processing time.

Magellan Perks

  • Waived Resident Fee

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Hotel Amenities

  • Fitness Center
  • Opaline Bar and Brasserie


Originally built in 1880, the Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square has been reinvented to offer the best in modern amenities and contemporary design, while paying homage to the elegance of Washington, DC’s past. Occupying one of the nation’s most prestigious addresses on the corner of Lafayette Square and bordering the White House, this historic landmark hotel is perfectly positioned for both business and leisure travelers.


  • Located in downtown, the hotel is close to the White House, Smithsonian Museum and the National Mall
  • Showcasing Art Deco infused elements, restored from the original building designed by Mihran Mesrobian in 1925, blended with design touches inspired by the White House and its French influences
  • Multilingual staff speak a number of languages to accommodate travelers from around the globe
  • Opaline Bar & Brasserie brings you thoughtful French cuisine inspired by local ingredients and a communal atmosphere
  • A 24-hour fitness center is complimentary for all hotel guests


  • Superior Room

    1 King or 2 Double beds, Maximum occupancy of 2 - 4 people, No view, 370 - 400 square feet

    • x 2
    • 370
      $0,00 /night View Room
    • Luxury Room

      1 King or 2 Double beds, Maximum occupancy of 3 - 5 people, City view, 400 - 450 square feet, Small sitting area

      • x 2
      • 400
        $0,00 /night View Room
      • Junior Suite

        King bed in a separate bedroom or open floor plan, Maximum occupancy of 4 people, No view, 425 - 500 square feet,...

        • x 2
        • 475
          $0,00 /night View Room
        • Prestige Suite

          King bed in a separate bedroom, Double size sofa bed, Maximum occupancy of 4 people, City view, 700 - 900 square feet,...

          • x 2
          • 700
            $0,00 /night View Room

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            Nice hotel and great staff. Met our needs beautifully!

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            I loved the coffee station in the front lobby

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            The Sofitel is a solid 4 star, but not quite a 5 star facility, although price somewhat reflects that.

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            It was a wonderful stay! Everyone was exceptional!

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            Loved the hotel and location. Only disappointment was not quick breakfast but there were plenty of options outside.

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