The Hay-Adams

The Hay-Adams

800 16th Street Northwest, Washington, D.C., DC 20006, United States
+1 202 638 6600

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The Hay-Adams
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About The Hay-Adams

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

For travelers who want luxury amenities in a regal hotel that features views of the most famous landmarks in Washington, D.C., The Hay-Adams is the location that will deliver. The hotel offers fine dining, incredible views, privacy, and luxury for all of its guests.

All of the 145 rooms at The Hay-Adams are smoke-free. Children are welcome. Rooms all have desks for getting work done. There are bathrobes provided, digital TV service, premium bedding that includes Egyptian cotton sheets, free WiFi, minibars, slippers, and beds with pillowtop mattresses. Some of the rooms have views of Lafayette Park, the White House, or St. John’s Church.

Dining at The Hay-Adams is an elegant experience. Guests can dine at The Lafayette and take in views of the White House and Lafayette Square. The restaurant serves all three meals of the day, as well as a Sunday brunch. The menu includes items from all around the globe. Off the Record is a bar on-site that has been recognized as a best in the world bar. The wine list is very impressive. There is also a private dining room that can be booked by parties of up to 20 people.

The hotel is located in a very convenient area where guests can get to all of the city’s most popular attractions with ease. Sightseeing is a breeze from this location. Guests can also get to places like the International Spy Museum, the Capital One Arena, and the National Museum of Natural History without issue.

The Hay-Adams is a good choice of hotel for visiting Washington, D.C. There are restaurants, bars, shops, and the nation's most important historical landmarks within walking distance of this downtown location.

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Amenities at The Hay-Adams

  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Valet parking
  • Business center
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Safe
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces

Services and conveniences

  • Conference rooms
  • Wedding services
  • Ticket service
  • Business center
  • Car rental
  • Concierge service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-out
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24hr front desk


  • Grocery deliveries
  • Minibar
  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation

Accessibility and suitability

  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Allergy-free room
  • No smoking


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned


  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Pants press

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Long-term parking (surcharge)
  • Valet parking


  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Things to do

  • Bicycle available
  • Bicycle rental


  • Seating area
  • Storage available


  • Aerobics
  • Fitness center

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care

Reviews of The Hay-Adams

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9.7 Excellent
Pros:The staff was awesome
Cons:Could've used a coffee maker in the room.
6.5 Okay
Pros:Staff was excellent; great location
Cons:The walls are paper thin and the person next door had a party until 3 am. Impossible to sleep.


800 16th Street Northwest, Washington, D.C., DC 20006

What's nearby

  • White House312 yd
  • National Museum of American History0.7 mi
  • International Spy Museum0.7 mi
  • Washington Monument0.7 mi
  • National Museum of Natural History0.8 mi
  • Vietnam Veterans Memorial0.9 mi
  • United States Holocaust Memorial Museum1 mi
  • Smithsonian Castle1 mi
  • National Mall1 mi
  • Lincoln Memorial1.1 mi
  • National Gallery of Art1.1 mi
  • Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial1.2 mi
Discovering D.C.’s Untouristy SideLindsey Messenger | SDW



Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at The Hay-Adams

  • The Hay-Adams is located at 800 16th Street Northwest in Downtown, 0.4 miles from the center of Washington, D.C.. White House is the closest landmark to The Hay-Adams.

  • Check-in time is 3:00 PM and check-out time is 12:00 PM at The Hay-Adams.

  • Yes, The Hay-Adams offers free Wi-Fi.

  • The Hay-Adams is 3.3 miles from Washington, D.C. Reagan-National.

  • Yes, The Hay-Adams is a pet-friendly hotel.

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Distance to city center

0.4 mi

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Nearest Airport

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Distance to airport

3.3 mi