Fairfax At Embassy Row was built in 1924 and comprises a total of 259 rooms including 19 suites and 5 junior suites. It was owned by the Gore family for many years and a major restoration was completed in 2009, which included bringing back the Jockey Club Restaurant. Facilities on offer to guests at this air-conditioned establishment include a lobby area with a 24-hour reception and check-out service, a hotel safe, a cloakroom and lift access. There is a cafe, a bar and a restaurant and guests have conference facilities and Internet access at their disposal. They can also take advantage of the room and laundry services. For those arriving by car, there is a car park as well as covered garage parking and a valet parking service is available. All the elegantly appointed guest rooms are in the Georgian classical style. Newly renovated (2009), the rooms are bright and cheery and come with a private bathroom with a shower/bathtub and a hairdryer and offer a king-size bed. They are equipped with a direct dial telephone, satellite/ cable TV, a radio, Internet access and a safe. They also have a mini fridge and tea and coffee making facilities. Furthermore, an ironing set, air conditioning and heating are provided in all accommodation as standard. This hotel features a swimming pool and sports enthusiasts may also enjoy a work-out in the gym. Guests are served breakfast each morning and the midday and evening meals may be enjoyed à la carte or as a set menu.
Located 2 blocks from the Dupont Circle Metro Station, on the red line, at 21st and Massachusetts Avenue. It lies 1 km from Washington Mall tourist centre and 20 minutes by public transport from Union Station. Nearby sites of interest include the White House (1.6 km), the Lincoln Memorial (1.6 km), the Washington Monument (1.6 km) and the US Capitol. Dulles International Airport is just 5 km away.
Classic 18th-century architecture and period furnishings reflect the hotel's illustrious history.
The multilingual staff and concierge will welcome you into the intimate lobby and will assist you with a variety of needs. For guests who are traveling on business, the hotel provides extensive administrative support services, high-speed internet access, business equipment rentals and translation services.
Cancellation policies can vary seasonally or depending on the hotel or room type. You can review the specific policy for the hotel you selected during the reservation process.
All children are welcome. One child or adult is charged USD 20 per night in an extra bed. There is no capacity for cots in the room.
Pets are allowed