by Hilarey Wojtowicz
Located in the heart of D.C. just blocks from the White House and Lincoln Memorial, the Jefferson offers families 99 guestrooms and suites with views of local attractions like the Washington Monument and the White House. Rooms and suites come with free Wi-Fi, fully stocked refreshment centers, flat-screen TV’s and an assortment of in-room games for children. Guests will also enjoy a spacious bathroom with all the amenities, an in-room coffeemaker and twice-daily housekeeping. Select suites come with a balcony or terrace and can sleep up to five.
The Jefferson is home to three onsite dining options: Plume, The Greenhouse and Quill. Plume is open Tuesday through Saturday for dinner and offers elegant handpicked dishes. The Greenhouse is open for breakfast, brunch and lunch in an informal setting perfect for families. Quill is the bar/lounge that is open daily for lunch, afternoon snacks, happy hour and late-night drinks. Quill also serves appetizers and elegant bar fare.
Explore D.C. and all of its attractions with the help of the complimentary house car, which will take guests to any of the sites in D.C. This feature is on a first-come basis only and is available Tuesday through Friday 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. and Monday through Saturday from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Our Editor Loves
- Views of the Washington Monument from your window
- Onsite dining makes meals easy in the bustling city
- In-room games for children
- Connecting Rooms
- Family Room 5+
- Onsite Dining
We stayed at the Jefferson to celebrate our 20th wedding anniversary. We had a wonderful time. We had booked a deluxe room over the premium but I'm not sure what the difference was other than the room was more expensive. I asked at the front desk and they told me it was about location in the hotel and sometimes having a bath. Our room was relatively small and the bathroom overall was small, but with a very large walk-in shower, no bath. The lobby is also quite small albeit beautifully decorated. The bars and restaurants are tucked away so you have to find them. But otherwise, we loved our stay at the hotel. Our room was exquisite - clean, comfortable, and very nicely decorated. The hotel has very nice amenities, free hot apple cider in the lobby, an ipad for music and ordering room service in your room, complimentary newspaper of your choice delivered to the room, complimentary water was in a beautiful bottle and they left us yummy shortbread cookies each day. The service is, of course, top notch. We did eat breakfast there. I was a bit disappointed about that. It was quite expensive and the food and service were just mediocre. The location was perfect for us, central to everything we wanted to see.
This was hands down the most elegant hotel! They thought of everything from the amazingly comfortable room with great decor to the plush robes and slippers, a top of the line hair blower, bath salts, large size toiletries that smelled wonderful, great mini bar selection, espresso maker, and even a t.v. In the bathroom mirror! Food and service was top notch too! Comfort and beauty at every turn. We can’t wait to return! Would give them 100 stars if I could!!!