The Experience

The Willard InterContinental is located in the heart of Washington, D.C.’s business district and is within walking distance to several tourist attractions including the White House, the National Mall and the Smithsonian Museums. From its inception in 1846, to the present day, the Willard hotel has been a favorite choice of US and international travelers alike. Known as the “Residence of Presidents,” the Willard enjoys its place as a major force in the social and political life of Washington DC.

The Willard’s 335 guestrooms, including 41 suites, provide each guest with heritage and luxury combined with contemporary comfort and the latest technology.  Guestroom amenities include high speed Internet, remote control flat screen television with menu driven screen, individual climate control, dual-line phone with data port and voice mail, global connector/adapter for laptops, international channels, safe, mini-bar, lighted make-up mirror, bathroom phone, iron and ironing board, terrycloth bath robe, newspaper, shoe shine service, windows that open, daily turn down, housekeeping service twice daily. Suites include idock music systems and DVD players in most rooms, CD players in all guestrooms, Printer/fax machines upon request.

The Willard InterContinental Washington offers an excellent selection of dining experiences.  For informal dining throughout the day, visit our French bistro, Café du Parc.  Afternoon tea is a seasonal favorite in Peacock Alley.  The historic Round Robin Bar, where Henry Clay introduced Washington to the mint julep, is also a comfortable setting in which to gather.  

The Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spa at the Willard offers an enticing array of spa services, as well as a 24 hour accessible fitness facility.  

The full service Business Center is located on the main level of the hotel and is available 24 hours a day.

Recently awarded:

Washingtonian 100 Best Restaurants 2011 – Café du Parc

Condé Nast Traveler 2011 Gold List

The World’s Best Hotels 2011, Institutional Investor

Washingtonian Bride & Groom Top Wedding Venue 2011

Travel + Leisure’s World’s Best Hotel 2010

AOL City’s Best Hotel in Washington, D.C. 2010

One block from the White House and three blocks from the National Mall, the Willard InterContinental Washington, D.C. has been favored by discerning travelers since its inception more than 150 years ago. Looking out over Pennsylvania Avenue and the Washington Monument, the hotel is within easy walking distance of renowned museums and monuments as well. Relax and recharge at the Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spa. Dine at the Café du Parc, a classic French bistro, or enjoy a cocktail in the historic Round Robin & Scotch Bar. The Willard continues to lead the industry in Responsible Business initiatives.
In the Know
Henry Clay first introduced the mint julep to Washington in the Willard’s Round Robin Bar, which remains a place to see and be seen.Distance from Washington, D.C. Airport (DCA): 5 mi/8 km Guests Receive:

  • For 2014
  • Full American breakfast
  • $100 USD Food & Beverage credit, to be utilized during stay
    • (not applicable in Occidental Grill & Seafood, not combinable, no cash value if not redeemed in full)
  • Early check-in/late check-out
    • subject to availability
  • For 2015
  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Full American Buffet breakfast daily
    • already included in rates
  • $100 USD Food & Beverage credit, to be utilized during stay
    • Applicable at Cafe du Parc, Peacock Alley, Round Robin Bar, In Room Dining, and Mini-Bar. Not applicable at Occidental Grill & Seafood.
  • Early check-in/late check-out
    • subject to availability
  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
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