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Safety index

77 out of 100

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The Madison Hotel

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8.9

Good (4,137 ratings)

Washington, United States - 

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840 m White House

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910 m Smithsonian Institution

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910 m Walter E. Washington Convention Center

Hotel Overview

The Madison Hotel in Washington is a well-regarded establishment that has attracted a range of opinions from those who have stayed there. Based on user reviews, here's a breakdown of the positives and negatives that have been highlighted about the hotel.

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Hotel highlights

  1. Central Location: Guests appreciate its proximity to major attractions and public transportation options, facilitating easy exploration of Washington.
  2. Spacious Rooms: Many have noted the generous room sizes, providing comfort and convenience for a restful stay.
  3. Professional Staff: The service received from the hotel staff is often described as outstanding, with personnel being helpful and courteous.
  4. Cleanliness: High standards of cleanliness throughout the hotel, contributing to a pleasant and hygienic stay.
  5. Historic Charm: The hotel's architecture and decor are admired for their elegant and historic qualities, adding to the overall experience.
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Area for improvement

  1. Pricing: Some guests feel that its rates are on the higher side for the amenities provided.
  2. Noisy Environments: Reports of noise, either from the hotel's bustling location or internal sources, affecting the quality of stay.
  3. Inconsistent Wi-Fi: Difficulties with the Wi-Fi connection, including inconsistency and slow speed, have been a common concern.
  4. Limited On-site Dining Options: A lack of variety in dining facilities within the hotel has been mentioned by some.
  5. Aged Facilities: Several reviews point to the need for updates and renovations in certain areas of the hotel, impacting the overall guest experience.

Amenities

Extra beds/cribs

Breakfast available

Breakfast available

Parking available

Parking available

Pet friendly

Pet friendly

Air conditioning

Air conditioning

Laundry

Laundry

Restaurant

Free WiFi

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Score icon8.9

RateScore

Total 4,137 Reviews

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RateScore is average rating from most popular providers

Blended Web Rating

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8.0

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4.5/5

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booking

275 Reviews

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tripadvisor

3,862 Reviews

4.5 / 5

Hotel Quality

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The quality chart is based on how hotel ratings changed over time.

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General Info

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Total number of rooms 356

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Number of floors 15

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Number of buildings/towers 1

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Year Built 1963

WiFi Quality

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Ping, ms

Idle

11

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164

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63

Wifi Speed Is Good For

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web browsing

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HD online movies

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group video calls

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online streaming

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4K online movies

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online gaming

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Location Area Map

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What's nearby

White House

840 m

Smithsonian Institution

910 m

Walter E. Washington Convention Center

910 m

National Mall

1.33 km

Capital One Arena

1 km

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Getting around

McPherson Sq. Station

560 m

Washington Union Station

5.5 km

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Airports Nearby

Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA)

8.5 km

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Restaurants

Capital Hilton Lobby Bar

350 m

Starbucks

210 m

Arepa Zone

280 m

Lady Madison

Nearby

Dauphine’s

210 m

Street View

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Daytime safety

63 out of 100

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Nighttime safety

36 out of 100

Unsafe

Washington safety index

Safety

Crime

77

Overall Safety Index

Safe

An average rating of the six safety categories

77 out of 100

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Women safety

Safe

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Likelihood of inappropriate behavior against women.

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64

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Physical safety

Safe

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Likelihood of injury due to harmful intent.

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62

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Property safety

Safe

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Likelihood of theft.

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70

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Political safety

Safe

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Potential for infringement of political rights or political unrest.

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63

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LGBTQ safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of harm or discrimination against LGBTQ persons or groups and level of caution required at location.

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100

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Medical safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of illness or disease, assessment of water and air quality, and access to reliable medical care.

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100

61

Overall Crime index

High

An average rating of the crime categories

61 out of 100

Property crime severity

High

65

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Mugging or robbery  59/100

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Car theft  53/100

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Car break-ins  66/100

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Home break-ins  54/100

Violent crime severity

High

65

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Physical attacks  59/100

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Racism or religion motivated attacks  46/100

Other crime severity

High

71

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Insult or harassment in public  62/100

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Corruption or bribery  57/100

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Drug problem  66/100

Prices Around Property

Average Daily Costs Per Person

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Bottle of water 1.5L

$1.4 - $3.5

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Coffee

$3.7 - $8.2

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Beer 0.5L

$1.6 - $4.6

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Meal, inexpensive restaurant

$18.3 - $45.8

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Public transport, one-way ticket

$1.8 - $4.1

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Taxi 1km (normal tariff)

$1.7 - $2.8

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Meal for 2 people, mid-range restaurant, three-course

$73.3 - $229

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Bottle of mid-range wine

$11 - $27.5

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McMeal at McDonalds

$8.2 - $13.7

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Coke/Pepsi 0.33L

$1.8 - $4.6

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Public transport, monthly pass

$64.1 - $164.9

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Gasoline (1 liter)

$0.8 - $1.2

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Mobile phone monthly plan

$39.4 - $100.8

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Fitness club, monthly fee

$55 - $182.3

Weather In Washington

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Precipitation In Washington

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Air Quality

Moderate

PM2.57

PM1015

42

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Slight concern for sensitive groups. Most can continue outdoor activities.

Drinkable Water Quality

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Fair

Water may have some problems, not recommended for daily consumption.

Traffic around property

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Heavy

Potential slowdowns and congestion, expect delays during peak travel times.

House Rules

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Check in after 16:00

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Check out until 12:00

Children welcome

Pets welcome (restrictions apply)

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