10 Best 4-Star Hotels In Washington DC, USA - Updated 2024

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Washington DC, the capital of America, is a mixture of memorials, museums, breweries, live music venues, historic sites, and drool-inducing cuisines – a magnificent blend that appeals to both indoor and outdoor lovers. If you have seen them only on photos or TV shows Here is where we can find the United States Capitol Building, Library of Congress, the largest library in the world, Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, The White House, National Mall, Supreme Court of the United States, Lincoln Memorial, and Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial, among other attractions of national importance. A trip to Washington DC, therefore, is one you can look forward to, knowing that a pleasant experience awaits you. While you work on your list of things to do and see, read on for our recommendations on the best 4-start hotels in Washington DC, USA.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) hotel ratings, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on April 11, 2024.

1. Hamilton Hotel Washington DC (from USD 319)

Hamilton Hotel Washington DC is right at the heart of the city, with easy access to attractions such as The White House, Square Metro Station, Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, Washington Monument, and the United States Capitol Building – all can be reached in under 20 minutes by car.

The hotel features elegantly designed rooms, with amenities such as cable TV, a private bathroom, a seating area, a work desk, and a refrigerator. For shared amenities, the hotel boasts an on-site restaurant, a full-service Starbucks, a bar, and a fitness center.

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Hamilton Hotel - Washington DC

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 1001 14th Street Northwest
952 meters (0.6 ft) from National Portrait Gallery

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms

2. Hilton Washington DC National Mall The Wharf (from USD 334)

This hotel is centrally located, in Downtown Washington DC, hence, it is in proximity to several attractions, including Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, Washington Monument, Ford’s Theatre, National Mall, and Smithsonian’s National Zoo, all of which can be accessed in under a 15-minute drive. The hotel’s elegant rooms have quality linens, designer bathroom amenities, work desks, and a cable TV. Other notable hotel amenities that guests will enjoy here include on-site dining, a rooftop pool, and a full-service business center.

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Hilton Washington DC National Mall The Wharf

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille Visual Aid: Tactile

Address: 480 L'Enfant Plaza SW
1.58 km (1.0 mi) from National Portrait Gallery

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms

3. Hotel Zena (from USD 340)

Hotel Zena is an eco-friendly hotel, boasting top-class amenities and facilities such as on-site dining options, a rooftop lounge, and 24-hour concierge services. The hotel features stylish studios, rooms, and suites, with amenities such as a flat-screen TV, a small refrigerator, and private bathrooms. Notable attractions close to the hotel that might interest guests include Washington State Convention Center, The White House, and Capital One Arena – all about 1.6 km (1 mi) away.

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Hotel Zena, a Viceroy Urban Retreat

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille Visual Aid: Tactile

Address: 1155 14th Street Northwest
1.12 km (0.7 mi) from National Portrait Gallery

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms

4. The St. Gregory Hotel (from USD 554)

The St. Gregory Hotel features well-maintained rooms with a cable TV, a coffee maker, a refrigerator, and a private bathroom with free toiletries. Guests of this hotel will also have access to a business center, a fitness center, laundry facilities, and on-site dining options. For guests who would love to check out nearby attractions, the Georgetown neighborhood, Dupont Circle, and Foggy Bottom-GWU Station are just within walking distances.

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The St Gregory Hotel Dupont Circle Georgetown

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 2033 M Street Northwest
2.2 km (1.4 mi) from National Portrait Gallery

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms

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5. Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel (from USD 639)

This hotel is directly in front of Washington State Convention Center and in between The White House and Capitol Hill, so guests will have easy access to some of the city’s top attractions, including Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, which is about 1 mi (1.6 km) away .

At this hotel, you can expect quality accommodation, in spacious rooms fitted with a cable TV, air conditioning, high-speed internet, a coffee maker, and a work desk. The hotel also has several on-site restaurants, a fitness center, a Starbucks, and Mixx Lounge.

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The Westin Washington, DC Downtown

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Tactile

Address: 999 Ninth Street Northwest
437 meters (0.3 ft) from National Portrait Gallery

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km)

6. Grand Hyatt Washington (from USD 303)

At Grand Hyatt Washington, you are guaranteed quality accommodation and services in gorgeous rooms with cable TV, a private bathroom, a seating area, and a work desk. Some of the notable on-site amenities include a fitness center, a business center, free Wi-Fi, an on-site restaurant, and a bar. Around the hotel’s location, there are lots of popular attractions, including Smithsonian’s National Zoo, Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and The Pentagon.

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Grand Hyatt Washington

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille

Address: 1000 H St NW
358 meters (0.3 ft) from National Portrait Gallery

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms

7. Omni Shoreham Hotel (from USD 279)

Omni Shoreham Hotel promises beautiful and comfy accommodation, in rooms with cable TV, a private bathroom, a work desk, and a decent seating area. Guests will also enjoy a variety of on-site amenities, including an outdoor pool, a dry sauna, a full-service gym, and a full-service spa offering a variety of beauty treatments.

With Downtown Washington DC just a stone’s throw away, guests can easily access lots of dining and entertainment options as well as attractions, such as national monuments and Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

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Omni Shoreham Hotel

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 2500 Calvert Street NW
3.93 km (2.5 mi) from National Portrait Gallery

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre

8. The Graham Georgetown (from USD 848)

At the Graham Georgetown, guests can expect accommodation in luxurious rooms with a work desk, plush beddings, a flat-screen TV, free Wi-Fi, and private bathrooms. The hotel also boasts an on-site restaurant, a bar, a fitness center, and a business center for further convenience of the guests.

Notable points of interest nearby include The Shops at Georgetown Park – 0.8 km (0.5 mi) away, The White House – 3.2 km (2 mi) away, and National Mall – 3.2 km (2 mi) away.

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The Graham Georgetown

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille

Address: 1075 Thomas Jefferson Street NW
3.3 km (2.1 mi) from National Portrait Gallery

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Golf course (within 3 km) Terrace

9. Canopy by Hilton Washington DC The Wharf (from USD 382)

Canopy by Hilton Washington DC The Wharf offers accommodation in guest units equipped with a flat-screen TV, air conditioning, coffee-making facilities, a work desk, and a bathroom with a shower. The rooms are spacious and neatly furnished, with some having views of the city.

Some of the popular attractions near the hotel include Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, Thomas Jefferson Memorial, the United States Holocaust Museum, and National Gallery of Art, all located less than 3 km (1.9 mi) from the hotel.

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Canopy By Hilton Washington DC The Wharf

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille Visual Aid: Tactile

Address: 975 7th Street SW
2.13 km (1.4 mi) from National Portrait Gallery

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Terrace Non-smoking rooms

10. The Westin Georgetown, Washington DC (from USD 429)

The Westin Georgetown, Washington DC is just a short distance away from George Washington University. It has gorgeous rooms, with a minibar, coffee-making facilities, a work desk, and private bathrooms.

Some of the notable amenities shared by all guests include a fitness center, on-site dining options, and a seasonal outdoor pool, which guests can use for entertainment and relaxation. For guests who would love to explore the neighborhood, they can visit Embassy Row, 3.2 km (2 mi) away, The White House, 1.6 km (1 mi) away, and Foggy Bottom-GWU Station, less than a 10-minute walk away.

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Westin Georgetown, Washington D.C.

Wheelchair accessible

Address: 2350 M Street N.W.
2.57 km (1.6 mi) from National Portrait Gallery

Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms Business centre Dry cleaning

Enjoy comfy accommodation in Washington DC

Get a decent place to rest your tired body after a day of exploration in Washington DC. Consider our list of the best 4-star hotels in Washington DC, USA, mentioned above for comfy and convenient accommodation during your trip.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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