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Standard Room
2 Queen Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Other room types
Suite (Water)
452 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Room, 2 Queen Beds (Promenade)
380 square feet
2 Queen Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Suite (Compass)
550 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed
360 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Deluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds
366 square feet
2 Queen Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Deluxe Room (Intercontinental)
355 square feet
2 Queen Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Superior Room, 1 King Bed
370 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Superior Room, 2 Queen Beds
370 square feet
2 Queen Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Premier Room, 2 Queen Beds, River View
376 square feet
2 Queen Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Executive Suite, River View
444 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Premier Room, 1 King Bed, River View
370 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Room, 1 King Bed (Promenade)
380 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Suite (Anchor)
1050 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Suite (The Knot)
1000 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 6 guests
(up to 5 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Luxury Washington hotel in District Wharf, walk to L'Enfant Plaza

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Pets allowed
Restaurant
24-hour business center
Smoke-free property

In the heart of Washington, InterContinental Washington D.C. - The Wharf is within a 5-minute drive of Washington Monument and United States Capitol. This 4.5-star hotel is 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from White House and 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from Lincoln Memorial.

Make yourself at home in one of the 278 air-conditioned rooms featuring iPod docking stations and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature designer toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and desks, as well as phones with free local calls.

Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. If you're looking for recreational opportunities, you'll find a 24-hour fitness center and a seasonal outdoor pool. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and wedding services. Guests can get around on the complimentary shuttle, which operates within 2.00 mi.

Satisfy your appetite for lunch or dinner at Kith and Kin, a restaurant which specializes in African cuisine, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Relax with a refreshing drink from the poolside bar or one of the 3 bars/lounges. Full breakfasts are available daily from 6:30 AM to 11 AM for a fee.

Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and express check-out. Planning an event in Washington? This hotel has facilities measuring 17000 square feet (1579 square meters), including conference space.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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InterContinental Washington D.C. - The Wharf

801 Wharf Street SW, Washington, DC 20024

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, InterContinental Washington D.C. - The Wharf features a marina and a 24-hour fitness center. The hotel offers a restaurant. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include 3 bars/lounges and a poolside bar. Wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 4.5-star property consist of a 24-hour business center and limo/town car service. Event facilities measuring 17000 square feet (1579 square meters) include conference space. This luxury hotel also offers a seasonal outdoor pool, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff. A complimentary area shuttle within 2.00 mi is available for guests. Onsite parking is available (surcharge), along with a car charging station.

InterContinental Washington D.C. - The Wharf is a smoke-free property.

  • Couples/private dining
  • Elevator
  • Number of bars/lounges - 3
  • Full-service spa
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Marina on site
  • Poolside bar
  • Conference space
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Express check-out
  • Electric car charging station
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Meeting rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Year Built - 2017
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Swimming pool
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Food and water bowls
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Free area shuttle
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1579
  • Proposal/romance packages available
  • Luggage storage
  • ATM/banking
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • 24-hour business center
  • Concierge services
  • Conference space size (feet) - 17000
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Reception hall
  • Total number of rooms - 278
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Number of floors - 12
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby

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

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese

Parking

Valet parking (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 and safes, as well as phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include espresso makers and complimentary bottled water. Refrigerators and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Air conditioning
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
  • Minibar
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Braille signage
  • Phone
  • Free bottled water
  • Free local calls
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Espresso maker
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Number of bedrooms - 1
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Low-height counters/sink
  • Satellite TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Grab bar - near toilet
  • Free WiFi
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Premium bedding
  • Slippers
  • Heating
  • Pay movies
  • iPod docking station
  • Electric kettle
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Separate bathtub and shower

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 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 Things to Do

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

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Health or beauty spa nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby

Spa Services

Spa by L'Occitane has 5 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and Swedish massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and reflexology.

The spa is open daily.

  • 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

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center

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

Check-out

Check-out time is 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 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 75.00 per accommodation, per stay
  • Dogs only
  • 1 per room
  • Food and water bowls are available
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation

Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer

Contactless check-out is available

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 may be 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. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property.Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.Contactless check-out is available.

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Protective clothing is available to guests

Masks are available to guests

Debit cards not accepted

Gloves are available to guests

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Staffed front desk

Social distancing measures are in place

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Parking height restrictions apply

Debit cards

Number of children who can stay free - 2

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Valet parking fee: USD 58 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 75.00 per accommodation, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • 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
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 25 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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

We should mention

The seasonal pool will be open from May to September.

Pool access available from 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM.

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).

Parking height restrictions apply.

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