Hotels near Walter E. Washington Convention Center | Sofitel Washington DC


Imagine yourself raising a glass of champagne and toasting the attendees at your elegant event in our magnifique Paris Ballroom. Enhancing your experience with our floor-to-ceiling windows, crystal chandeliers, natural lighting and private entrance. Our striking venue offers everything you need to turn your meeting, wedding or soirée into a rousing success. In addition to our ballroom, we have five flexible multi-purpose spaces, all named after Parisian landmarks: Bastille, Concorde, Madeleine, Montmartre and St. Germain, where you can serve your guests a spectacular meal, full of French cuisine favorites from our Opaline Bar and Brasserie. Bon appétit! We also offer sophisticated rooms and luxury suites in the heart of downtown Washington, DC, perfect for staying close to the Walter E. Washington Convention Center and the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.









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    Toast to your happily ever after in our elegant and sophisticated venues. Let us make your wedding the talk of the town in our glamorous Paris Ballroom, featuring a mix of historic flavor and French flair. For a more intimate...

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    There is no better place to start the rest of your lives together than with a reception in our sophisticated Paris Ballroom. Invite your guests in through the ornate bronze and glass double doors, where they will be seated...

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  • cuisine


    Join us at Opaline Bar for thoughtful, French-inspired cuisine and specialty drinks in the heart of Washington DC. Looking to host an event? Opaline Brasserie is the perfect setting for any event. Add a touch of French flair...

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