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A luxury stay in the heart of Washington awaits you at InterContinental Washington D.C. - The Wharf. Within a 20-minute stroll, you'll find Jefferson Memorial and Washington Monument. Highlights at this hotel include 3 bars/lounges, a full-service spa, and a restaurant.

All 278 rooms feature flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, and you can enjoy free WiFi, iPod docks, and separate bathtubs and showers. Minibars provide refreshments, and 24-hour room service makes dining in an option. Premium linens welcome you to a good night's rest, and other nice touches include bathrobes and slippers. Additionally, espresso makers, free bottled water, and safes are available.

A relaxing visit to Spa by L'Occitane can include deep-tissue massages and hot stone massages along with detox wraps, body wraps, and aromatherapy. The restaurant, Kith and Kin, serves African cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Waves is the hotel's own rooftop bar. Enjoy the marina, 24-hour fitness center, seasonal outdoor swimming pool, and pool loungers. 17000 square feet (1579 square meters) of event facilities include conference space, and other business amenities include a 24-hour business center and limo/town car service. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas, concierge services, and a 24-hour front desk. Full breakfast is available daily between 6:30 AM and 11 AM. There's also valet parking, along with the convenience of a free area shuttle.

With a stay at this 4.5-star District Wharf hotel, you'll be 2 km (1.3 mi) from United States Capitol and 2.6 km (1.6 mi) from Lincoln Memorial.

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$271* Per night/room 28 Feb. - 29 Feb.

Deluxe Room

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Superior Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Suite, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Standard Room

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

InterContinental Washington D.C. - The Wharf ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

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About the InterContinental Washington D.C. - The Wharf

Location 801 Wharf Street SW, Washington, DC 20024

Property Features

InterContinental Washington D.C. - The Wharf offers its guests a full-service spa, a marina, and a 24-hour fitness center. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include 3 bars/lounges and a poolside bar. Public spaces have free WiFi. A 24-hour business center and limo/town car service are available. Event space at this hotel measures 17000 square feet (1579 square meters) and includes conference space. A seasonal outdoor pool, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the luxury InterContinental Washington D.C. - The Wharf. A free area shuttle within 2.00 mi is available. For a fee, parking is available. This 4.5-star Washington hotel is smoke free.

  • 278 guestrooms or units
  • 12 levels
  • 3 bars or lounges
  • 17000 sq ft of conference space
  • 1579 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 2017
  • Dining venue
  • Bar by the pool
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Charging station for electric cars
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • ATM
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Free area shuttle
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National) (7.3 km / 4.5 mi)
  • Train station: Washington Union Station (3.7 km / 2.3 mi)
  • Metro station: L'Enfant Plaza Station (0.9 km / 0.5 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free area shuttle within 2.00 mi
  • Parking: Valet parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

InterContinental Washington D.C. - The Wharf offers 278 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and minibars. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. 50-inch flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, safes, and phones. Additionally, rooms include espresso makers and complimentary bottled water. Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

  • Separate bedroom
  • Minibar
  • IPod dock
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Movies for purchase
  • Espresso maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Egyptian cotton linens
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy full breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 11 AM.

Kith and Kin - This restaurant specializes in African cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Waves - Onsite rooftop bar. Open daily.

Watering Hole - Onsite bar. Open daily.

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

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness center and a seasonal outdoor pool.

Spa Services

  • Number of treatment rooms 5
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Prenatal massage
  • Thai massage
  • Reflexology
  • Sports massage
  • Detoxification wrap
  • Massages

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 6:00 AM
  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Guests arriving after midnight must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets: USD 75.00 per accommodation, per stay
  • Only dogs are allowed
  • Maximum 1 per room
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information, you can reach out to the property at the number on the booking confirmationService animals are exempt from fees.

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

  • Only service animals are allowed
  • Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • Debit cards
  • Number of children who can stay for free – 2

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 0 and USD 50 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 58 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 75.00 per accommodation, per stay
  • Early check-in fee: USD 75 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: USD 100.00 (subject to availability)
  • Refrigerator fee: USD 25 per stay

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Intercontinental Washington D.c. Wharf Hotel
  • Intercontinental D.c. Wharf Hotel
  • Intercontinental Washington D.c. Wharf
  • Intercontinental D.c. Wharf
  • InterContinental Washington D.C. - The Wharf Hotel
  • InterContinental Washington D.C. - The Wharf Washington
  • InterContinental Washington D.C. - The Wharf Hotel Washington

You should know

  • The seasonal pool will open in May and close in September.
  • Pool access available from 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM.
  • Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the hotel before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • To make arrangements to bring your pet, contact the property directly at the number on your booking confirmation (please see the Fees section for related charges).
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