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Located in Foggy Bottom, The Watergate Hotel is a leisurely stroll from popular sights such as George Washington University and Georgetown Waterfront Park. This 336-room, 5-star hotel has 2 restaurants, a full-service spa, and an indoor pool. In the historical district, it's also near Lincoln Memorial and White House.

Dining

This hotel is home to 2 onsite restaurants, perfect for a quick bite to eat. Order from 24-hour room service to satisfy your hunger without leaving your room. Full breakfast is offered for a fee each morning from 6:30 AM to 11 AM.

Rooms

All of The Watergate Hotel's 336 individually furnished rooms provide minibars, espresso makers, and free newspapers. 47-inch flat-screen TVs come with cable channels and pay movies, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi. Beds are dressed in premium bedding and pillow menus, and bathrooms offer hair dryers and designer toiletries. Free local calls, free bottled water, and laptop-compatible safes are also available.

Property features

At The Watergate Hotel, guests enjoy a full-service spa, an indoor pool, and a fitness center. Valet parking is offered for USD 52.00 per day. Multilingual staff at the front desk are standing by 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this luxury hotel include a spa tub, a steam room, and a rooftop terrace.

Highlights

  • Walking distance to George Washington University
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Spa

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, The Watergate Hotel features an indoor pool and a spa tub. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of hotel's 3 bars/lounges. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 5-star property consist of a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 27000 square feet (2508 square meters) include a conference center. This luxury hotel also offers a fitness center, a steam room, and a rooftop terrace. Onsite parking is available (surcharge). A total renovation of this property was completed in 2015.

The Watergate Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 336 
  • Number of floors - 15 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 3 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Computer station 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 10 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference center 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 2508 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 10 
  • Year Built 1965 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 27000 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Minibar 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Down comforter 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Pillow menu 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Espresso maker 

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 11 AM.

The Top of the Gate - Onsite rooftop bar. Open select days.

Whisky Bar - Onsite cocktail bar. Open daily.

Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Things to Do

An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a steam room and a fitness center.

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

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

Argentta has 7 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and Swedish massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Sports massage 
  • Number of treatment rooms 7 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 16 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 50 per night.

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 200 per pet, per stay
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.

Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions

No cribs (infant beds) available

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 15 and USD 35 for adults, USD 12 and USD 33 for children (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 52.00 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 200 per pet, per stay
  • Late check-out fee: USD 300
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 50 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Watergate Hotel Washington
  • Watergate Hotel
  • Watergate Washington

We should mention

One child 16 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

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