The hotel is an excellent property (it is a Mobil 4-Star and AAA 4-Diamond Hotel). It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and has been the site of Presidential inaugural balls for more than 60 years. NOTE: This hotel is a non-smoking property. (01/08:JB)
The hotel is located in the heart of Washington's business and shopping districts and four blocks from the White House. The hotel is just half a block from the nearest metro station and a short walk to museums and national monuments. The National Airport is only 15 minutes away.
The hotel is a 10-storey, traditional looking hotel built in 1925.
The lobby is very large and very elegant. Decorated with opulent gilded ceilings, imported Italian marble, and carved millwork.
Pets are allowed