The 9 Best Hotels in Washington, DC

4th January 2007 // By Zahra Al-Kateb


Greenhouse gates the Jefferson

The Jefferson has long been considered Washington’s most discerning hotel and regularly caters to the world’s Elite Travelers.

Located in one of the city’s most prestigious areas, the hotel features 99 guest rooms and suites with a lavish European decor and extraordinary furnishings.As part of the Relais & Chateaux luxury hotel collection, the Jefferson boasts numerous accolades, including awards for its top suites and renowned restaurant, Plume.



Why we love it: The Thomas Jefferson Suite is a newly redesigned suite situated on the hotel’s top floor with a layout that includes a master bedroom and bath, grand salon, formal dining room, daytime sitting room, kitchen, study and guest powder room. Guests can recharge in the king size four-poster canopy bed, refresh themselves in a massaging shower and enjoy spectacular views of the Washington Monument and White House from one of the suite’s five Juliet balconies. Special amenities in the Thomas Jefferson Suite include custom Red Flower™ toiletries, PS3, Wii, and Xbox 360 consoles and games, iPod docking stations and an in-suite exercise bike, as well as access to a round-the-clock butler service and complimentary transport in a luxury European sedan.




  • Square footage: 1,900
  • Nightly rate: $4,800

Franck Arnold, Managing Director

+1 202 448 3201

1200 16th Street North West, Washington, DC 20036