Washington D.C. embodies the greatness and might of United States of America. The city’s iconic monuments narrate the story of the country that is a ray of hope to people across the world. It is the ideal city to introduce young children to the history and culture of America. From the White House to the National Mall and Lincoln Memorial, the monuments speak of all the highs and lows of the country. The city’s numerous museums, especially the behemoth of the 19 museums of the Smithsonian will help you showcase the wonders of the natural world and human endeavor to the kids. The city also has impressive hotels that ensure you have great family vacations and provide amenities and services that will delight your kids. Here is a list of top kid-friendly hotels in Washington D.C.
The Fairmont Hotel is one of the best star hotels in Washington D.C. that are great to travel with family and kids. The hotel has spacious rooms and also offers cribs on request, which is ideal if you are traveling with babies and toddlers. The in-house restaurant also takes special care and serves up a nutritious menu with healthy ingredient swaps. And you don’t even have to pay extra! Kids below five can eat free off the children’s menu while kids between 6-11 years can eat for half price off the regular menu. You can take the kids for a day out in Washington and enjoy the National Zoo, and the museums, or leave them in the care of babysitting services and enjoy an adult’s date night!
The Embassy Suites is a great hotel to stay with the kids during a work trip or pleasure trip in Washington D.C. The hotel has large family rooms where the kids can have their bedroom, and you can enjoy your privacy. And if you want to save some money, one child under 16 years can stay for free in the existing beds. Cribs are also provided in case you are traveling babies. The restaurant offers a delicious children’s menu and also has high chairs to ensure a calm dining experience for the whole family. And the best feature is that all the rooms are non-smoking, which means one less thing for you to worry about the kid’s health!
Embassy Suites Washington D.C. - Convention Center
Address: 900 10th Street Northwest
Price: from 174 USD
Dry cleaning Gift shop On-site parking Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines Internet services Paid WiFi WiFi Parking
The Four Seasons is among the top favorite family hotels in Washington D.C. and for good reasons! The best feature is their Kids Concierge who helps you plan out your days with suitable activities for your kids. They offer free board for two kids up to 18 years of age if using existing beds and even have fun glowing camping tents that can be used in the guest room. Their indoor heated pool is perfect for kids and comes equipped with pool toys. They have a kids library, sports equipment, board games, and regular activities. Babies are well taken care of as the hotel provides organic products, diapers, bottle warmers, baby monitors and more!
Four Seasons Washington DC
Address: 2800 Pennsylvania Avenue Northwest
Price: from 1135 USD
Shoeshine Safety deposit box Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines WiFi Lift Gift shop Dry cleaning Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus
Your kid is welcomed with a plush toy on arrival at the Mandarin Oriental! That’s the level of attention to detail the hotel pays to its young guests. The rooms are equipped to cater to kids; they have video game consoles plus a selection of books and movies they can view. You can enjoy the hotel’s award-winning spa and wellness facilities while the kids are looked after by the hotel’s professional babysitting staff. The children’s menu is crafted to suit the taste buds and nutrition of children and is even available in room service. They also have strollers and cribs on demand, essentially every little thing your kid needs is taken care of!
Mandarin Oriental Washington DC
Address: 1330 Maryland Avenue Southwest
Price: from 296 USD
Ironing service Board games/puzzles Physical distancing rules followed Terrace Parking Thermometers for guests provided by property Physical distancing in dining areas Bike tours
The exquisite art-deco Hamilton Hotel has been around in Washington D.C. for almost a century now. The hotel started in 1922 is within a 2 km (1.24 mi) radius from all famous attractions, museums, and landmarks. It is a convenient hotel for families with young kids, as you don’t have to spend too much time on transport and to get to and from places. The hotel also has paid babysitting services, which allows you to step out for dinner out on the town while the kids are being looked after. The rooms are well-equipped, and most rooms have an option of a sofa-bed or additional bed.
‘Ritz Kids’ is the exclusive children’s program at the Ritz Carlton in Washington D.C. The refurbished historic hotel values its young guests immensely and has unique programs and activities scheduled for them. It starts with the check-in, kids can check-in for themselves at a special counter and gets an activity folder. They are also given the Red Wagon Warm Welcome with a wagon full of toys that they can take home with them. The hotel also has coloring books in the restaurant to keep them busy as well as tasty, healthy menus. There are regular scavenger hunts around the beautiful hotel with gifts at the end. The kids will never want to go home after a stay at the Ritz Carlton!
The Ritz-Carlton Georgetown, Washington, D.C.
Address: 3100 South Street NW
Price: from 455 USD
Fitness centre Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities Trouser press VIP room facilities Allergy-free room Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus Spa and wellness centre Non-smoking rooms
The Holiday Inn hotels are a popular hotel chain worldwide, and just like all their other hotels, the hotel in Washington D.C. also has a ‘Kids Eat Free Stay Free’ policy. Kids under the age of 18 can stay with their parents in the existing beds, while a baby crib/cot is given free of cost. And up to 4 kids of ages 11 and under can enjoy free meals off the kid’s menu at the in-house restaurants. This makes the Holiday Inn hotel a favorite choice of parents who are visiting Washington. The hotel location also makes it convenient to travel and explore the city with any transport.
Holiday Inn Washington Capitol-National Mall, an IHG Hotel
Address: 550 C Street Southwest
Price: from 113 USD
On-site parking Non-smoking throughout Physical distancing rules followed Designated smoking area Fire extinguishers Shared stationery such as printed menus, magazines, pens, and paper removed Heating VIP room facilities
The Willard Hotel screams elegance and luxury right from its facade. The hotel is one of the premier hotels in Washington and a popular choice for travelers looking for comfort and convenience. The hotel has babysitting services that you can avail at an extra cost. The rooms are spacious, and the queen rooms with two queen beds are perfect for a family of four. The hotel also has a doctor on call round the clock which is a great feature for parents with babies and toddlers. The Willard is also known for their concierge, who can offer an array of activities to do with kids.
Willard InterContinental Washington, an IHG Hotel
Address: 1401 Pennsylvania Avenue Northwest
Price: from 299 USD
Currency exchange Cashless payment available Trouser press Face masks for guests available First aid kit available Newspapers Facilities for disabled guests Meeting/banquet facilities
The Capital Hilton is among the best hotels in the historic center of Washington DC, with the White House just two blocks away its location is the best you can experience! The hotel has a child-friendly menu in its restaurant ‘North Gate Grill’ and also has comfortable high chairs. The rooms are large, and many of them are double rooms offering privacy to both you and the kids. There are also special children television networks that can be accessed on the TV.
Address: 1001 16th Street Northwest
Price: from 164 USD
Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities Non-smoking throughout Shops (on site) Parking Heating Restaurant Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus
The Watergate Hotel has been making waves right from the start, its neoclassical architecture designed by Italian architect Luigi Moretti ruffled a few feathers back in 1965 when it opened. Today, the hotel is ranked among the top hotels in the Washington DC area and is one of the kid-friendly hotels. They have a kids menu in their restaurant, and the double rooms are suitable for families to stay together. Children can also access the hotel’s indoor pool, and the hotel conducts regular activities to keep them entertained.
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Loved these kid-friendly features in these hotels? Start planning your family vacation at any of these hotels in Washington DC for a luxurious and comfortable vacation full of memories!
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