I stayed at this hotel for 2 nights and it was very nice. The location is great, one block from the metro, a few blocks from the capitol and a bunch of other sight seeing buildings (too many to name here) and its also a 20 min walk to the Navy yard. The neighborhood surrounding the hotel is really pretty and quaint. There are lots of restaurants and coffee shops around the area. The hotel itself looks exactly like the pictures online. It had a sleek and modern environment with a wine hour from 5-6pm on week days. They had one red and white selection. Every guest gets one free glass during this wine hour. The Continental breakfast was great! We stayed in the main building and had to walk to the east building next door to enjoy it but it's not far, worth the walk. There is a wide selection of foods. If you don't want to go to the east building, there are also options in the west building: bread, granola bars, coffee, tea, hot chocolate and fresh fruit. This hotel is pet friendly (bones for them at the entrance) and the staff was very helpful to everyone and very informative. The staff were literally helping people left and right, they were outstanding. Jesse helped us out a lot while we were there and it went completely out of this way to give us a better experience in DC. We would definitely stay here again.
1999 Jefferson Davis HwyArlington, VA 22202
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The St. Gregory Luxury Hotel & Suites in Washington, DC is a good substitute for "home." The property is exceptionally clean, the decor is absolutely beautiful and the staff is wonderful. I have stayed at the St. Gregory many times and I have always had a wonderful experience. The beds are comfortable and the atmosphere in the rooms is very relaxing. When you arrive at your room there's soft classical music playing waiting to greet you and from the minute you step in, you feel relaxed and peaceful. The hotel management is always around to say hello and make sure that your stay is problem-free. The St. Gregory has everything you need in the room but if you forget something and it's not already there, the front desk is always very pleased to assist you in everyway. 21M and the M Street Bar & Grill are not the common places for food and drink; there is a special aura to both of them. The food is great, service is exceptional and the ambiance can't be beat. This property is also a wonderful place for business functions and personal events. Once you "Come Home" To The St. Gregory - you will keep coming back.
We stayed at the Hotel Harrington for 5 nights. The location is excellent….between the White House and the Capital and close to the Mall. Our room never had a small window facing out to the street……Room was small but ok as we were out of the room all day anyways. Bathroom was a bit antiquated but ok – the shower fluctuated a bit from hot to cold so be on guard. The restaurant downstairs was basic – but quite good for breakfast and lunch. I had the ham omelette and it was very good, and came with fried potatoes which were also good. Service was very good (excellent one day, average the next). We also had a couple beer and dinner in Harry’s bar and it was ok (we had chili and wings – both were ok). Lots of school groups stay at the hotel so can be busy in lobby and at breakfast. Breakfast has a buffet, but we just ordered off the menu and as noted above very good). Overall all – average hotel, but great location, and also the best price we could find in that area near the Mall.
Hotel Harrington will be a memorable experience for a long time to come. It is exactly as advertised, "100 years old," this year. Everywhere you look you see history. From the mailbox to the room venting, electrical conduit, and plates that must be covering the initial gas lighting in the rooms...the place left me wondering exactly where we were in our everyday lives back in 1914. This hotel is the last family owned and operated hotel in DC. It is close to everything! Walk or take any of a variety of transportation. Leave your car parked and enjoy the city instead of dealing with the traffic. (Parking is free!) The room we enjoyed was quiet and the beds offered a good night's sleep. There are several restaurants close by, including two in the hotel, offering a nice variety of eateries. Best of all, the price of the rooms is quite reasonable. The next time we're in DC we will definitely go back to the Harrington.
On a budget?, business trip, need quick access to all your events and destinations in Washington D.C. then the Harrington offers everything you need. As a travel photographer I need to get in and out to my assignments with no hassles and wasted time. Staff is very helpful and know how to get me where I need to be. Basic ,clean rooms at reasonable rates .This last stay at the Harrington was my fourth and will stay again. Nothing fancy, leave the sterile cookie-cutter hotels to the international chain hotels. The Harrington is real and ready to serve your needs while in D.C. Convenient parking close by. Harrington is located in the heart of Washington, D.C.'s world famous tourist district. Guests can easily walk to all the sights and museums making Hotel Harrington the perfect home base for exploring everything D.C. has to offer. To expand your range, the Metro, is located just two blocks away.
This was our first trip to the area and we could not be more pleased with the choice of Georgetown Inn. It is an elegant hotel in a fantastic location, right in the middle of the Georgetown neighborhood and within walking distance of the University. All employees, from the front desk personnel to the manager to the valet, were excellent and professional. Our room was lovely and the beds amazingly comfortable. The bathroom was a little small but I think there are larger rooms/suites which will have larger bathrooms if needed. I even noticed that the beautiful glass light fixtures lining the hallways are crystal clear - impressive if you know how hard it is to clean cut glass. If you look in the city guide in the room, the hotel has a fascinating history. It was really a wonderful stay and we fell in love with this hotel. Would definitely stay here again and can recommend without reservation.
Stayed in two rooms for a family of 9 during April. Typical of many older style hotels (100 years) now surrounded by a modern city. Perfect location, basic rooms in original building. The Harrington was ideal for exploring Washington - everything was within walking distance, and the very few tourist things that weren't, were easily accessed by bus or metro - both located just a block away. The rooms were basic by modern hotel standards, but beds and pillows were comfortable and clean. Easy walk to restaurants, shops, Smithsonian, etc. Included a basic restaurant off the hotel lobby, but many other more interesting dining options also just a short walk away. If the hotel itself is your destination, probably best to stay clear. But if exploring Washington DC is your goal, and the hotel just somewhere to sleep, the Harrington was excellent value in an excellent location.
My husband and I had tickets to a performance at Warner Theater so we decided to stay at Hotel Harrington - a 3 minute walk. We were greeted by a very friendly staff and the room was very acceptable, bathroom was clean and bed comfortable. This is an old hotel but it does have character. After we checked in and relaxed before the performance, we received a call that the performance was canceled. Bummer! So, we decided to go home because the weather was rainy and icy and we really couldn't do any exploring. We anticipated that we would not be getting a refund from the hotel because they do have their 24 hour refund policy. But, when we went to the front desk and told them our circumstances, no hesitation at all to not charge us. That is customer service. The next time we need a place to stay in Washington, we will be staying at Hotel Harrington.
The main advantage of this hotel is its location in the heart of Washington, halfway between the Capitol and the White House, near the metro and the Mall. Most of the monuments and historical sites are visitable on foot. The hotel also has the great advantage Having proper one of the few bars / restaurants that drives cool downtown at night when offices were emptied. We had a decent room, that is quite simple and not very big but clean and comfortable which was very adequate for our stay. The price / quality ratio is great in a city where most other hotels are often unaffordable. Ideal for individuals or families who do not have a huge budget. We will return without hesitation for our next visit to the American capital.
My husband and I stayed at the Hotel Harrington in mid-November. We liked it a lot. True, it is old, but that adds to it's charm. We were in a Queen room. It was small, but nice. There was a small fridge as well. The location was excellent. My husband and I walked everywhere, to the monuments, White House, and several of the Smithsonian Museums. The walk was not too strenuous, and I actually enjoyed it. The weather was very good though, to make it more enjoyable. We ate at the Restaurant and Bar downstairs for one night, and at a Cuban Restaurant close by, another night. Both were very good and reasonably priced. We agree, that we would stay here again. The location and atmosphere, and price were excellent.