Morrison Clark Historic Inn - Washington

1011 L Street Northwest, Washington, United States, 20001  show map
 3 stars
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Morrison Clark Historic Inn - Washington

Free Wi-Fi
Parking

USD 45 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Flat-screen TV

Verified Reviews:

  • Staff was very nice - Bathroom was modern, large and clean - Parking is $33 a night tax
  • Location is poor, neighborhood did not look safe - Breakfast buffet was good - There was no microwave
  • Room decor was charming - Within 4 block walk of two metro stops - Staff was gracious and accomodating
  • Morrison-clark restaurant is beyond compare - Mall veranda outside my room that was charming - Neighborhood is marginal
  • 5/7 mins walk to metro stop - No wireless access in the room - Television, while small, worked fine - Staff was amazing

Overview

The excellent Morrison Clark Hotel is situated in the heart of Washington close to National Gallery of Art, Korean War Veterans Memorial and National World War II Memorial. Offering accommodation in a 5-story building, Morrison Clark Hotel has been hosting guests since 1864 and features Italian architecture.

Located in a downtown area close to Metro Center subway station as well as a theater, a museum and monuments in Washington. The property is in a 20-minute walk to Washington city center.

Guests will find a mall and boutiques in the vicinity of the hotel.

The hotel offers major location, a 700-meter stroll will take guests to National Portrait Gallery train station. The property is 10 minutes' drive from Reagan Washington National airport.

Rooms

There are 54 elegant rooms at Morrison Clark Hotel feature a balcony, a dining area, a safe, Wi-Fi and a sofa. Some rooms overlook the garden. The rooms come with sophisticated décor along with French Victorian furniture.

Eat & Drink

There is a restaurant for guests to enjoy their meal. The restaurant entices with dishes of international cuisine. Serving a wide assortment of dishes, District Grill and Brasserie Beck are about 200 meters from the property.

Services

The on-site car rentals are also available.

Relax

There are a gym and a fitness center provided at Morrison Clark Hotel.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at USD 45 per day.

Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   54.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid valet parking
  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • Library

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Ironing facilities

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

How to reach hotel

hotel Morrison Clark Historic Inn - Washington Washington location
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Hotel Address:

1011 L Street Northwest, Washington, United States, 20001

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City Center
  • Washington
    1.4 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Washington Union Station
    2.0 km
Underground stations
  • McPherson Square
    700 m
  • Metro Center
    700 m
  • Bus stop
    300 m
Restaurants
  • Morrison Clark Restaurant (cuisine: American)
    20 m
  • Brasserie Beck (cuisine: French, Belgian)
    210 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    54

Rooms and availability

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Deluxe Queen Room
Bed type: King-size bed
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Featuring contemporary décor, this room comes with a flat-screen cable TV, a small refrigerator, a mini-bar, and a work desk. WiFi and wired internet are complimentary and the spacious en suite bathroom comes with a marble counter and a tile shower.

Room facilities
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    Victorian Room
    Bed type: King-size bed
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    This room features antique furnishings and chandeliers. Each has a cable TV and a private bathroom with bathrobes. One of the rooms also has a fireplace and a balcony.

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      Junior Suite
      Bed type: King-size bed
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      Featuring a large sitting area and bay windows, this suite offers free high-speed WiFi and a workdesk. A small refrigerator, air conditioning and a flat-screen TV with premium cable channels are also offered.The en suite marble bathroom comes with a marble counter, a tile shower and a hairdryer.

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        Superior Queen Room
        Bed type: King-size bed
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        Featuring contemporary décor, this room comes with a flat-screen cable TV, a small refrigerator, a mini-bar, and a work desk. WiFi and wired internet are complimentary and the spacious en suite bathroom comes with a marble counter and a tile shower.

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          Parlor Suites
          Bed type: King-size bed
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          Features a French Provincial or a neo-classic décor. This room comes with a separate living area.

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            How to reach hotel

            hotel Morrison Clark Historic Inn - Washington Washington location
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            Hotel Address:

            1011 L Street Northwest, Washington, United States, 20001

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Washington
              1.4 km
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Washington Union Station
              2.0 km
            Underground stations
            • McPherson Square
              700 m
            • Metro Center
              700 m
            • Bus stop
              300 m
            Restaurants
            • Morrison Clark Restaurant (cuisine: American)
              20 m
            • Brasserie Beck (cuisine: French, Belgian)
              210 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Number of floors:
              5
            • Number of rooms:
              54

            Morrison Clark Historic Inn Location

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            What's nearby

            Tourist attractions

            Places of interest

            • H Street (Atlas District) - 500 m
            • Madame Tussaud's Washington DC - 700 m

            Convention centers

            • Washington Convention Center - 300 m

            Amusement

            • Flippers Amusement Ctr - 400 m

            Museums

            • Mezzenine Cafe - 400 m
            • Air and Space Smithsonian Mag - 600 m
            • Archives of America Art - 600 m
            • National Health Museum - 600 m
            • Smithsonian Magazine - 600 m
            • National Museum-American Art - 700 m

            Parks

            • Carter G Woodson Home National Historic Site - 700 m

            Halls

            • Washington DC Regional Cncl - 100 m
            • Redsea - 500 m

            Universities, Institutes

            • University Corp-Atmospheric - 400 m
            • Jewish Institute Natl Security - 500 m
            • Institute For Intl Mediation - 500 m
            • International Space University - 600 m
            • Strayer Education Inc - 600 m
            • Project Interchange - 600 m
            • College Information Ctr - 700 m
            • National Louis University - 700 m
            • Bank Street College-Education - 700 m
            • Ujamaa School - 700 m
            • Icls Intl Ctr-Language - 800 m

            Theaters

            • American Symphony Orchestra - 600 m

            Underground stations

            • Metro Center - 600 m
            • Metro Center - 600 m
            • McPherson Square - 600 m
            • Gallery Place–Chinatown - 700 m

            Local attractions

            • National Gallery of Art - 1.5 km
              West Building, Washington DC
            • Dupont Circle - 1.6 km
              Washington DC, DC
            • Adams Morgan - 1.6 km
              Washington DC, DC
            • Smithsonian Institution Building - 1.7 km
              1000 Jefferson Drive SW, Washington DC
            • National Aquarium - 1.6 km
              14th and Constitution Ave., NW Washington DC, DC 20230

            Near the hotel

            • Smithsonian Butterfly Habitat Garden - 420 m
              9th Street, Washington DC
            • Chinatown - 510 m
              Bounded by G, Washington DC
            • Sixth and I Historic Synagogue - 700 m
              600 I Street NW, Washington DC
            • International Spy Museum - 830 m
              800 F Street NW, Washington DC
            • National Museum of Women in the Arts - 490 m
              1250 New York Ave., Washington DC
            • H Street - 560 m
              H Street, Washington DC
            • National Museum of American Art - 710 m
              G Street NW, Washington DC

            Restaurants nearby

            • Morrison Clark Restaurant - 20 m

              Address: 1015 L St NW
              Phone: 202 289 1200

              72% likes this, based on 38 reviews
              Cuisine: American
              Price Range: GBP 12 - GBP 28

            • El Rinconcito Cafe - 110 m

              Address: 1129 11th St NW

              86% likes this, based on 29 reviews
              Cuisine: Mexican, Salvadoran

            • District Grill - 170 m

              Address: 1201 K Street NW
              Phone: 2024087771

              50% likes this, based on 34 reviews
              Cuisine: American
              Price Range: GBP 7 - GBP 22

            • Brasserie Beck - 210 m

              Address: 1101 K St NW
              Phone: 202-408-1717

              75% likes this, based on 369 reviews
              Cuisine: French, Belgian
              Price Range: GBP 20 - GBP 77

            • The Tavern at the Henley Park Hotel - 140 m

              Address: 926 Massachusetts Ave
              Phone: 202-414-0500

              61% likes this, based on 37 reviews
              Cuisine: American, Contemporary
              Price Range: GBP 7 - GBP 38

            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Number of floors:
              5
            • Number of rooms:
              54
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            Morrison Clark Historic Inn Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Morrison Clark Historic Inn

            Average guest rating

            8.2out of 10
            Fabulous
            Based on 150 reviews

            Guest reviews

            • Single
              10.0

              Everything, mangement and staff very helpful.

            • Couple
              9.2

              Excellent location (within walking distance from the White House - approx. 10-15 min). The staff is very friendly and the rooms are clean and right-sized for the price. The atmosphere is nice as well, since the building is a historical landmark. During weekends you can park your car in front of the hotel for free, although they offer a (pretty expensive! $33 per day) garage.

              There's no lift for the luggage and the entrance requires to climb few high steps, so watch out. Some rooms have windows over the inner courtyard and/or are located in the basement with no particular view (even bothering, since hotel staff can pass in front of them) but still they're sufficiently bright.

            • Single
              4.6

              Very awful rip off on me charger me higher price was my paid for $227.86 wrong bill me at $280.00 its wrong ...

              Not honest charger me after I leave was show bill price .. paid 227.86 but later charger addition for what at $ 280.00 ????

            • Single
              8.8

              The staff was friendly and very helpful. The room was on the smaller side (I had one on the bottom floor) but I found it to be plenty of room. The furnishings were beautiful and the bed was big and very comfy. Location-wise, it was an easy walk down to the mall or the capital building and the area felt very safe--> I walked the 1/2 mile or so back to the hotel from the area around the capital building by myself at midnight.

              Because I was on the bottom floor, the room only had one small window, so there was minimal natural light.

            • Single
              9.2

              Beautifully furnished rooms, prompt service.

              Morning coffee in the restaurant on Thursday, June 23, was awful! Much better the following day at a buffet breakfast.

            • Couple
              9.6

              Friendly staff and always in a good mood. Good internet access (complimentary), fridge and coffee maker in the room. A very nice place, charming and friendly in all ways, even the bathroom cosmetics, made by Bath&Body works, were great.

            • Couple
              7.4

              A very individual hotel - it didn't feel like chain hotel, every corner you walked round had something different to look at. The terrace was lovely to sit out with a glass of wine and admire the gardens.

              The odd thing is that our TV was in the closet - perhaps it could be put up on a the wall!!!!

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              The bed was very comfortable and the staff very friendly and helpful and it was in an excellent position for sight seeing.

            • Older travelers
              7.8

              People were very nice and helpful with directions and or recomendations Good location; liked the porch to stop for a libation or just to sit and rest and watch the world go by before going to room at the end of a busy day of touring. Though our room was very small and didn't have a view to speak of it was indeed quiet .

              Room was very small.

            • Single
              7.4

              The hotel is in a beautifull house and it is niceley decorated. It is calm. There is a restaurant and you can eat outside on a terrase.

              The internet connection was not very good. There is a leck of light in the room.

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              We most liked the history of the inn. There was a book in the lobby telling about the most historic inns in the United States. The story of the Morrison Clark Inn was very fascinating and it made our stay even more special. Everything about the inn suited our needs and the very attentive staff made our stay most enjoyable.

            • Single
              10.0

              Absolutely great hotel! The room was very clean and nice, the location was perfect an the staff was extremely kind and helpful. I highly recommend this hotel.

            • Older travelers
              8.2

              It's always nice to have a touch of charm in the middle of a bustling city and that is what this inn offers. The rooms are large with high ceilings and are furnished with antiques. There is a lovely parlor on the main floor and an intimate restaurant. We felt like we were coming back home after a busy day.

              A little noisy, but hey, this is the city.

            • Single
              5.4

              The Hotel is a beautiful old mansion and it's a nice change from a business- like chain hotel.

              The staff was incompetent and indifferent. I reserved the Victorian Suite, which I had stayed in before. When I got to the hotel, the staff tried to put me in a basement "standard" room. As soon as I opened the door to the room I knew it wasn't the Victorian Suite. I went back to the Front Desk, and they were less than gracious. Asked to see my reservation and insisted on making a copy of it as though I were some sort of criminal. Made no apologies for their mistake-- said the "system" didn't have me in the Victorian room. So I was given another room- but again, it was not the Victorian Suite I had reserved. It was a Victorian room, and it was adequate, but it was not what I paid for or reserved. I believe they gave my room to someone else (I didn't arrived until 10:30 pm but I had guaranteed late check-in). When I checked out in the morning I asked to speak to the manager and was told she wasn't in yet. The woman at the Front Desk suggested I leave my email address, which I did, and said I would hear from the Manager, which I did not. So unfortunately I have to express my dissatisfaction in this forum, as the hotel clearly did not bother to take my complaint with any seriously. I use Booked.net all the time, with terrific results, and this is the first time a hotel has gotten it so completely wrong.

            • Single
              7.4

              Local

              Being a female traveling by themselves and being safety conscious, I didn't feel comfortable with my room. The standard key entry, windows are easily opened and two exits to the Inn on either side of my door.

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Morrison Clark Historic Inn - Washington Washington location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            1011 L Street Northwest, Washington, United States, 20001

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Washington
              1.4 km
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Washington Union Station
              2.0 km
            Underground stations
            • McPherson Square
              700 m
            • Metro Center
              700 m
            • Bus stop
              300 m
            Restaurants
            • Morrison Clark Restaurant (cuisine: American)
              20 m
            • Brasserie Beck (cuisine: French, Belgian)
              210 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Number of floors:
              5
            • Number of rooms:
              54