The Mayflower Hotel in Washington, D.C. is a large luxury hotel with 583 guest rooms and 74 suites that are located on 10 floors of this historic hotel. It is a member of Historic Hotels of America. Located on Connecticut Avenue, NW, it is located in the central part of the city, near the U.S. Capitol and Supreme Court. This facility is known for its conference rooms and business center, and it has 35,000 square feet of elegant meeting and banquet space for weddings and other events, such as hosting inaugural balls for newly elected presidents through President Ronald Reagan.
Hotel accommodations include a wide selection of rooms and suites that feature stunning city views. The Mayflower Suite’s private terrace is just above Connecticut Avenue near Dupont Circle. There are guest rooms with one king or queen bed, or two double beds that are available throughout the hotel or on the Club level. There are also larger guest rooms that feature one king sized bed or two double beds. Suites feature one bedroom plus another room, and they are also located throughout the building or on the club level.
Elegant furnishings and décor are present throughout the hotel, with fireplaces in many rooms. Luxurious linens, many pillows, and comfortable mattresses are in all guest rooms and suites. There are comfortable workspaces with ergonomic chairs that make work easier. Mayflower suites feature high-end furniture throughout. The parlor and dining room areas are perfect for entertaining guests. There is also dining space on the luxury suite terraces, complete with a dining table and chairs.
The rates for rooms vary according to events that are occurring at the time. A room with a king or queen bed or two double beds starts at $349.00 per night, and guest rooms on the Club level begin at $399.00. Rates for a two-room suite begin at $449.00. It is easy to make reservations online with a credit card. After you click on the type of room that you are interested in, a screen listing the current rates for various accommodations pops up. Simply choose the one you want and enter your personal information, and the reservation is complete.
The Mayflower Hotel has many services that provide comfort and convenience for guests. Some of these are valet parking, express check-in and checkout, video review billing and video checkout, and high-speed Internet. There is a $12.95 daily fee for high-speed Internet access, unlimited local phone calls, and unlimited long distance calls in the U.S.
Amenities include safe deposit boxes at the front desk, local restaurant dinner delivery, a concierge desk, coffee or tea in the rooms, and a full-service business center. There are high-end bath products provided as well. Room service is also provided from 6:00 AM until 1:00 AM each day. Also, there is a full-service business center with the availability of printing services and high-speed Internet, along with meeting and conference rooms. In addition, guests may use the fitness center at the Mayflower with its modern cardio and weight-training equipment.
There are many choices of where to eat during a stay at the Mayflower, including the Café Promenade serving daily tea plus Mediterranean specialties for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The Lobby Court is an American restaurant that features a wide range of wines. It is a quiet place that is good for some relaxation and conversation. This restaurant is open for lunch and dinner. The Lounge features American cuisine, complete with appetizers, salads, and sandwiches, along with cocktail service. Catering for events is provided by eMenus, serving weddings and other social events, as well as corporate events.