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Top Historic Hotels in Washington

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The Fairfax at Embassy Row, Washington, D.C. $99
The Fairfax at Embassy Row, Washington, D.C.

The Fairfax at Embassy Row, Washington, D.C.

2100 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington
     
    4.2
    of 5, from 71 reviews
    4.0 out of 5.0

    This Washington, DC luxury hotel is in a shopping district, 2 blocks from Dupont Circle, 4 blocks from Georgetown, and 1 mile from the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.

    Omni Shoreham Hotel $98
    Omni Shoreham Hotel

    Omni Shoreham Hotel

    2500 Calvert St Nw, Washington
       
      4.3
      of 5, from 145 reviews
      4.0 out of 5.0

      Overlooking Rock Creek Park, Omni Shoreham Hotel is a 10-minute walk from the National Zoo and 4 minutes from Woodley Park-Zoo Metro Station. From there it's a 12-minute ride to Pennsylvania Avenue, where guests can tour the city's famous monuments, from the White House to the Lincoln Memorial.

      Hotel Harrington $95
      Hotel Harrington

      Hotel Harrington

      436 11th Street NW, Washington
         
        3.2
        of 5, from 20 reviews
        3.0 out of 5.0

        Located in Downtown Washington D.C., this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Ford's Theater and Capital One Arena. Smithsonian Institution and White House are also within 15 minutes. Federal Triangle Station and Center Station are within a 5-minute walk.

        Hotel Lombardy $109
        Hotel Lombardy

        Hotel Lombardy

        2019 Pennsylvania Ave Nw, Washington
           
          4.5
          of 5, from 89 reviews
          3.5 out of 5.0

          Hotel Lombardy on Pennsylvania Avenue provides intimate respite from the hustle and bustle outside its doors. This 1929 boutique hotel maintains a distinctly European character with objects d'art.

          Morrison Clark Hotel $109
          Morrison Clark Hotel

          Morrison Clark Hotel

          1011 L Street NW, Washington
             
            4.5
            of 5, from 22 reviews
            4.0 out of 5.0

            This inn on the National Register of Historic Places lies 2 blocks from the Washington Convention Center and a mile from the White House and the Smithsonian museums.

            The Henley Park Hotel $109
            The Henley Park Hotel

            The Henley Park Hotel

            926 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington
               
              4.1
              of 5, from 48 reviews
              4.0 out of 5.0

              This romantic hotel is within walking distance from the Washington Convention Center, China Town, and the Verizon Center, as well as prime shopping and dining.

              Willard InterContinental Washington $159
              Willard InterContinental Washington

              Willard InterContinental Washington

              1401 Pennsylvania Ave Nw, Washington
                 
                4.7
                of 5, from 33 reviews
                5.0 out of 5.0

                Located in Downtown Washington D.C., this luxury hotel is within a 5-minute walk of National Theatre and Warner Theatre. White House and Washington Monument are also within 15 minutes. Federal Triangle Station is 7 minutes by foot and Center Station is 8 minutes.

                The Mayflower Hotel, Autograph Collection $125
                The Mayflower Hotel, Autograph Collection

                The Mayflower Hotel, Autograph Collection

                1127 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington
                   
                  4.6
                  of 5, from 35 reviews
                  4.0 out of 5.0

                  Located in Downtown Washington D.C., this historic hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Embassy of Australia and White House. George Washington University and Ford's Theater are also within 1 mi (2 km). Farragut North Station is only a 2-minute walk and Farragut West Station is 5 minutes.

                  Churchill Hotel Near Embassy Row $119
                  Churchill Hotel Near Embassy Row

                  Churchill Hotel Near Embassy Row

                  1914 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington
                     
                    4.2
                    of 5, from 52 reviews
                    3.5 out of 5.0

                    Ideal Location

                    State Plaza Hotel $99
                    State Plaza Hotel

                    State Plaza Hotel

                    2116 E Street NW, Washington
                       
                      4.4
                      of 5, from 137 reviews
                      3.5 out of 5.0

                      Nestled on a tree-lined street across from the State Department, the all-suites State Plaza Hotel is midway between the White House and the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, both a half-mile away.

                      The Watergate Hotel $183
                      The Watergate Hotel

                      The Watergate Hotel

                      2650 Virginia Ave NW, Washington
                         
                        4.4
                        of 5, from 5 reviews
                        5.0 out of 5.0

                        Located in Foggy Bottom, this luxury hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Kennedy Center and Georgetown Waterfront Park. Vietnam Veterans Memorial and Lincoln Memorial are also within 1 mi (2 km). Foggy Bottom Station is 8 minutes by foot and Farragut West Station is 21 minutes.

                        Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC $144
                        Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC

                        Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC

                        700 F St Nw, Washington
                           
                          4.2
                          of 5, from 17 reviews
                          4.5 out of 5.0

                          This National Historic Landmark hotel, within 1 block of the Verizon Center and Penn Quarter, is across the street from the National Portrait Gallery and the Spy Museum and 4 blocks from the National Mall.

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                          Washington Historic Hotels

                          If you’re a fan of learning about centuries gone by, or perhaps you just love the architecture of yesteryear, consider a historic hotel the next time you travel. Washington historic hotels put you near where all the momentous events in the area occurred, and where the old, vintage buildings stand.

                          When you book a room at one of the historical hotels in Washington, you’ll experience the past come alive. Visit all the famous landmarks nearby and snap a few pictures for the scrapbook. Be sure to ask the hotel staff about visits from historical figures and then head back to relax in your hotel room after a long day of sightseeing tours and artwork exhibits.

                          As much as you love history, you also love modern amenities, and you can have the best of both worlds on this trip. These accommodations range from plush to quaint, and you’ll have all the conveniences you need to relax and rejuvenate. And you don’t need have Rockefeller as your last name to be able to afford a place to rest your head. There are a wide variety of cheap historic hotels in Washington that cater to everyone, no matter your budget.

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