This hotel was built in 1924 and comprises a total of 259 rooms including 19 suites and 5 junior suites. It was owned by the Gore family for many years and a major restoration was completed in 2009, which included bringing back the Jockey Club Restaurant. Facilities on offer to guests at this air-conditioned establishment include a lobby area with a 24-hour reception and check-out service, a hotel safe, a cloakroom and lift access. There is a cafe, a bar and a restaurant and guests have conference facilities and Internet access at their disposal. They can also take advantage of the room and laundry services. For those arriving by car, there is a car park as well as covered garage parking and a valet parking service is available.
This hotel is located 2 blocks from the Dupont Circle Metro Station, on the red line, at 21st and Massachusetts Avenue. It lies 1 km from Washington Mall tourist centre and 20 minutes by public transport from Union Station. Nearby sites of interest include the White House (1.6 km), the Lincoln Memorial (1.6 km), the Washington Monument (1.6 km) and the US Capitol. Dulles International Airport is just 5 km away.
All the elegantly appointed guest rooms are in the Georgian classical style. Newly renovated (2009), the rooms are bright and cheery and come with a private bathroom with a shower/bathtub and a hairdryer and offer a king-size bed. They are equipped with a direct dial telephone, satellite/ cable TV, a radio, Internet access and a safe. They also have a mini fridge and tea and coffee making facilities. Furthermore, an ironing set, air conditioning and heating are provided in all accommodation as standard.
This hotel features a swimming pool and sports enthusiasts may also enjoy a work-out in the gym.
Guests are served breakfast each morning and the midday and evening meals may be enjoyed à la carte or as a set menu.
American Express, Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard and VISA are accepted at this hotel.
The hotel offers express check-out in the lobby. The reception desk is open 24 hours a day.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
Iron and board
King size bed