Renovated in 2002, this dramatic atrium hotel with a large hall lagoon and waterfall includes 12 floors and a total of 888, of which 37 are suites. The impressive lobby offers guests a 24-hour reception desk, lifts and a cloakroom. Further facilities include a theatre, various shops and 2 bars for guests to choose from. Moreover, there are 6 air-conditioned à la carte restaurants, several lounges (including a Martini lounge), a sports bar, an adaptable room for conferences, a ballroom and a public Internet connection (charges apply). The room and laundry services round off the facilities on offer at the hotel. Parking spaces and a garage are available for those arriving by car (charges apply).There is an indoor swimming pool and guests may make use of the 2 spa rooms as well as the gym with the latest weight and cardio equipment.
The luxurious and contemporary rooms come with a marble-finished bathroom with hairdryer, a direct dial telephone, workstations, satellite/ cable TV, a radio, and an Internet connection. A double bed, individually adjustable air conditioning and heating, tea and coffee making facilities, a small fridge, a hire safe, a minibar, and ironing facilities are also provided in every carpeted room as standard.
This family-friendly luxury hotel is located in central Washington, just a few paces away from popular attractions such as the Washington Convention Center, the International Spy Museum, the White House, the shopping galleries and cinemas, the MCI Centre and more than 100 monuments as well as museums, restaurants and theatres. The hotel also has direct access to the subway system.
How to get to the hotel
From Dulles International Airport: 45 minutes by car, taxi or an independent shuttle service.
From Union Station (Amtrak): 12 minutes by Metro subway to Metro Center by way of Red, Blue or Orange lines (accessible from hotel lobby) or 5-6 minutes by car/taxi.