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Most Popular Booked Washington Hotels

Omni Shoreham Hotel $149
Omni Shoreham Hotel

Omni Shoreham Hotel

2500 Calvert St Nw, Washington, DC
     
    4.3
    of 5, from 154 reviews
    4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

    This hotel features a poolside bar, a bar/lounge, and an outdoor pool. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center, free WiFi in public areas, and valet parking. There's a health club on site, and laundry facilities and concierge services are also offered.

    Grand Hyatt Washington $166
    Grand Hyatt Washington

    Grand Hyatt Washington

    1000 H Street NW, Washington, DC
       
      4.3
      of 5, from 160 reviews
      4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

      This smoke-free hotel features 2 restaurants, a bar/lounge, and a 24-hour fitness center. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center, free WiFi in public areas, and valet parking. Self parking, a coffee shop, and limo/town car service are also offered.

      Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill $121
      Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill

      Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill

      400 New Jersey Ave NW, Washington, DC
         
        4.2
        of 5, from 239 reviews
        4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

        This hotel features an indoor pool, a health club, and a restaurant. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center, free WiFi in public areas, and valet parking. There's a bar/lounge on site, and a 24-hour front desk and laundry facilities are also provided.

        The Embassy Row Hotel $149
        The Embassy Row Hotel

        The Embassy Row Hotel

        2015 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC
           
          4.2
          of 5, from 23 reviews
          4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

          This hotel features 2 bars/lounges, a poolside bar, and a restaurant. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center, express check-out, and valet parking. There's an outdoor pool on site, and laundry facilities and concierge services are also offered.

          The Watergate Hotel $219
          The Watergate Hotel

          The Watergate Hotel

          2650 Virginia Ave NW, Washington, DC
             
            4.2
            of 5, from 18 reviews
            5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

            A full-service spa, 2 restaurants, and an indoor pool are all featured at this luxury hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center, free WiFi in public areas, and valet parking. Make the most of the fitness center and a rooftop terrace, and relax with drinks at one of the 3 bars/lounges.

            Washington Plaza $119
            Washington Plaza

            Washington Plaza

            10 Thomas Circle NW, Washington, DC
               
              4.1
              of 5, from 189 reviews
              4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

              This hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a poolside bar. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 10 conference rooms, 24-hour business center, and valet parking. Enjoy the 24-hour fitness center and perks like free WiFi.

              Hamilton Hotel Washington DC $110
              Hamilton Hotel Washington DC

              Hamilton Hotel Washington DC

              1001 14th St NW, Washington, DC
                 
                4.1
                of 5, from 86 reviews
                4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                This hotel features a restaurant and 2 bars/lounges. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center, free WiFi in public areas, and valet parking. There's a fitness center on site, and laundry facilities and concierge services are also offered.

                Liaison Washington Capitol Hill $129
                Liaison Washington Capitol Hill

                Liaison Washington Capitol Hill

                415 New Jersey Ave Nw, Washington, DC
                   
                  3.7
                  of 5, from 77 reviews
                  4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                  This hotel features an outdoor pool, a 24-hour health club, and a restaurant. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center, express check-out, and valet parking. Enjoy the seasonal outdoor pool and unwind at the poolside bar and bar/lounge.

                  Places To Go In Washington

                  There exists a place: a place where power flows from more than the electric lines zigzagging chaotically overhead; a place where modern-day dignitaries rise to command one day and fade into history the next; where marble-flecked monuments tower toward the heavens. History percolates on every bustling corner, so simply knowing where to begin is the first step of your capital journey. Come explore what to do in Washington, DC and craft your own legacy in the pages of our nation.

                  Things to Do in DC

                  Pedal atop the dogwood-lined bicycle trails along the shores of the Potomac, where paddleboats are steered by couples bobbing on the river’s gentle ebb. When you’ve had your fill of sunshine, head north to where opulence awaits along the rococo cobblestone and brick avenues of Georgetown. Church bells gently chime throughout the day as you languidly stroll amongst the lavish boutiques.

                  No Washington, DC vacation is complete without paying homage to our Founding Fathers; alight aboard a trolley and marvel at the feet of the colossal Lincoln, Washington, and Jefferson monuments. Nearby, prepare to be dazzled by the incomparable beauty of the icy-blue Hope Diamond at the Museum of Natural History. Cap the evening with a visit to the velvet-draped halls of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, where the acoustics are flawless and magnificent arias soar through the air.

                  Traditions continue to reign supreme in the capital city—come dusk, hotels in Washington, DC bustle with travelers and locals alike, fraternizing over clinking cocktails. For the adventurous foodie, ceramic bowls of savory ramen await your arrival on H Street, while mussels simmering in buttery pools of garlic give Paris itself a run for its money near Logan Circle. Washington, DC’s culinary prowess means gourmands are guaranteed gratification, from ceviche-topped tapas to cumin-laced Ethiopian cuisine.

                  While plenty of Washington, DC attractions serve as exquisite snapshots for your trip, it’s the culture of Washington that allows you to make your own mark upon history itself. With Travelocity’s expertise and your capacity for exploration, there’s simply no telling what awaits you in our nation’s capital.