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Holiday Inn Washington-Central/White House, an IHG Hotel

3-star hotel with restaurant, near White House

  • Free WiFi

Property renovations and closures

  • During renovations, the hotel will make every effort to minimise noise and disturbance.

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1501 Rhode Island Ave Nw, Washington, 20005, DC, United States of America
8.4.Very good.
  • We arrived earlier than the check in time but our room was ready. Our room was spacious…

    Oct 26, 2019

  • Good location for getting around DC Very clean, staff very helpfull.

    Oct 23, 2019

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Official standards

This property advises that it adheres to Clean Promise (IHG) and SafeStay (AHLA - USA) cleaning and disinfection practices.

Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Masks are available for guests
  • Individually wrapped food options are available

Guests rated location

Walkable
Safe
Convenient
Dining options
Quiet
  • Parking available
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 212 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurants and bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Fitness centre

What’s around

  • In Downtown Washington D.C.
  • White House - 16-minute walk
  • Walter E. Washington Convention Center - 16-minute walk
  • George Washington University - 19-minute walk
  • Warner Theatre - 19-minute walk
  • George Washington University Hospital - 22-minute walk

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Guests
  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed
  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed
  • Standard Room, 2 Double Beds
  • Standard Room
  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible (Communication, Roll-In Shower)
  • Room, 2 Double Beds, Accessible (Communication, Roll-In Shower)
  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible (Communication, Accessible Tub)
  • Standard Room, 2 Double Beds, Accessible (Communication, Accessible Tub)

What’s around

Landmarks

  • In Downtown Washington D.C.
  • White House - 16-minute walk
  • Walter E. Washington Convention Center - 16-minute walk
  • George Washington University - 19-minute walk
  • Warner Theatre - 19-minute walk
  • George Washington University Hospital - 22-minute walk
  • Smithsonian American Art Museum - 22-minute walk
  • Ford's Theater - 22-minute walk
  • National Mall - 23-minute walk
  • National Portrait Gallery - 23-minute walk
  • Capital One Arena - 23-minute walk

Getting around

  • Ronald Reagan National Airport (DCA) 8-min drive
  • Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) 35-min drive
  • Baltimore Washington International Airport (BWI) 41-min drive
  • College Park, MD (CGS) 16-min drive
  • Gaithersburg, MD (GAI-Montgomery County Airpark) 36-min drive
  • Fort Meade, MD (FME-Tipton) 30-min drive
  • Manassas, VA (MNZ-Manassas Regional) 48-min drive
  • Washington Union Station 4-min drive
  • Alexandria Station 13-min drive
  • New Carrollton Station 14-min drive
  • Farragut North Station 10-min walk
  • McPherson Sq. Station 11-min walk
  • Farragut West Station 13-min walk
Profile: Downtown Washington D.C.

Profile: Downtown Washington D.C.

Downtown Washington D.C. is recognised for its museums and monuments, and visitors here can see top sights like International Spy Museum and Capital One Arena. This artistic neighbourhood in Washington is well known for its theatres, entertainment and architecture.

Known widely for its art, this neighbourhood's cultural spots include National Museum of Natural History and Washington D.C. Madame Tussauds. Check out popular landmarks such as McPherson Square and Peterson House, and enjoy the area's Chinatown and historical sites.

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1501 Rhode Island Ave Nw, Washington, 20005, DC, United States of America

At a glance

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 212 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 10 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 3 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Children (19 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Internet

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms

Parking

  • On-site parking only available on request
  • On-site self-parking (USD 47.19 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking on site
  • Electric vehicle charging point on site
  • Height restrictions apply for on-site parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Fitness facilities
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Segway rental/tour nearby
  • Arcade/game room

Working away

  • 24-hour business centre
  • Business centre
  • Number of meeting rooms - 1
  • Conference space
  • Conference space size (feet) - 2564
  • Conference space size (meters) - 238

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Limo or town car service available
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter

Facilities

  • Number of buildings/towers: 1
  • Lift
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Television in common areas

Accessibility

  • Braille or raised signage
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Assistive listening devices in meeting rooms
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business centre
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Closed captioned TV
  • Grab bar - in shower
  • Visual fire alarm
  • Doorbell/telephone notification
  • Telephone accessibility kit

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts

  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Pillow menu
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Sofa bed
  • Sofa bed size double
  • Pillowtop mattress

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath with shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • 37-inch TV
  • Pay films
  • Premium TV channels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free weekday newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls

Food and drink

  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Dining

Avenue Cafe and Lounge – This restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast is offered for an extra charge of USD 18.14 per person (approximately)

Children & extra bedsPay at property

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in or check-out:
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional charge

PetsPay at property

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in or check-out:
  • Service animals exempt from fees

ParkingPay at property

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in or check-out:
  • Self-parking costs USD 47.19 per night with in/out privileges
  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve on-site parking
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Pool, spa & gym (if applicable)Pay at property

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in or check-out:
  • Pool access available from 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
  • The seasonal pool is open from June to September

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas.

Contactless check-in and contactless checkout are available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and also through room service.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG) guidelines.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA).

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms. These are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a smoke detector and window guards on site.

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

  • Holiday Inn Washington-Central/White House Hotel Washington
  • Holiday Inn Washington-Central/White House Hotel
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  • Hotel Holiday Inn Washington-Central/White House
  • Holiday Inn Washington Central/White House
  • Washington Central White House
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  • Holiday Inn Washington Central/White House
  • Holiday Inn Washington Central/White House an IHG Hotel
  • "Holiday Inn Washington Central/White House an IHG Hotel"
  • Holiday Inn Washington-Central/White House, an IHG Hotel Hotel
  • Holiday Inn Washington-Central/White House Hotel Washington

*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

FAQs

  • Yes, Holiday Inn Washington-Central/White House, an IHG Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property is closed from 28 June 2021 to 31 May 2022 (dates subject to change).
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes. Self-parking costs USD 47.19 per night. Electric car charging is available.
  • Yes, there's a seasonal outdoor pool. Guests have pool access from 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
  • You can check in from 3 PM - midnight. Check-out time is noon. Contactless social distancing and check-out are available.
  • Yes, there's an on-site restaurant, Avenue Cafe and Lounge. Nearby restaurants include Pitango Gelato (3-min walk), Jinya Ramen Bar (3-min walk) and Rural Society (4-min walk).
  • No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but MGM National Harbor (16-min drive) is nearby.
  • Have fun with nearby activities such as cycling, boat tours and hiking. Additional recreation nearby includes segway hire. Enjoy amenities such as a seasonal outdoor pool, a fitness centre and an arcade.
8.4.Very good.
  • 8.0.Very good

    Good location only 1 mile from White House. On a busy intersection so a little noisy traffic wise. Staff friendly and helpful. Room maid a bit erratic, we removed the quilt from the bed and just used the sheet and blanket as it was quite warm in the room and the next day we were left with just the sheet the blanket had disappeared from the room.

    5 night romance trip, Oct 12, 2019

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  • 8.0.Very good

    1). Clean, pleasant staff. The food was good. Always piping hot with quick efficient service. 2). Lovely rooftop pool but enjoyment marred by the permanent strong food smells from the extractor fans. 3). Bathroom ridiculously small with inward opening door almost touching toilet. We managed with 2 adults, (one in, one out), but the room would be impossible to use if a person required assistance of another. 4). Air conditioning system is antiquated; a huge box under the window. When switched on the noise made resembled a generator; I was unable to sleep with it in operation! 5). It would be helpful maps of the city & transport systems were available for Guests. They seemed to be in short supply around the city & having them provided at reception would have assisted us in making plans/familiarising ourselves with the area. 6). We discovered other Guests were staying on a B&B basis, (we were room only). Why weren't we offered a deal upon arrival so this option was available to us & we could 'upgrade'? We shared the restaurant with Guests serving themselves from a breakfast buffet, but had to order separately from a menu; madness!

    5 night family trip, Aug 23, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    The cleanliness of the room and its layout was excellent - I especially appreciated the extra duvet as my husband likes the air conditioning on during the night and I find it too cold! No other place that we stayed in 2 weeks had this. The staff on reception were very helpful - we were able to check in before midday which was a very welcome surprise, and we got our first city map. And our waitress, Carlota, was a star, friendly and helpful - thank you. A bigger pool would have been appreciated as it's a big hotel, but my son really enjoyed it nonetheless. Thank you for a great stay.

    3 night family trip, Aug 16, 2019

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Hotel was functional. Great place to stay. Staff were very friendly. One thing that bothered me. There was never any towels by the pool and everytime we asked they said they were coming or in the wash! We were using our clean towels from our room. Other than that the hotel was in a great location.

    3 night family trip, Jul 14, 2019

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Very clean room, hotel staff were mostly very helpful, private parking garage below the hotel was very secure but in my view overly expensive,

    Ed, 3 night trip, Jun 29, 2019

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Comfortable

    Good quality hotel with exceptional service. You can give the restaurant a miss, as the food is average and the beers are flat. Lots of options for food and drinks close-by. Otherwise rooms are quite large and have all the amenities. Comfortable beds. Hotel is walking distance to all the Washington Central attractions.

    Rajesh, 3 night business trip, Jun 24, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Location was good, room was comfortable and staff were very helpful.

    2 night family trip, Jun 21, 2019

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Location Fine For Us and Easy Parking

    Very good welcome - room was ready early. Asked for quiet room and allocated top floor but facing road. As a light sleeper, the traffic/emergency sirens (not often) did mean that I didn't sleep that well. Parking under the hotel - no problem - plenty of space. Concierge guys were very good/helpful. Hotel about 20 minutes walk from the White House, so fine for us walkers. We had a nice dinner with good food and service at the Commissary restaurant just 400 metres from the hotel at 1443 P Street NW. Parking expensive at circa $40-50/night, but that seems the norm in Washington.

    David, 2 night romance trip, Jun 9, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    The Hotel was very central with all facilities. Food was above average, coffee in room with ice and drinks close to the room. ironing and a microwave in the room was a bonus. Highly recommended, a fabulous place to stay in Washington.

    7 night family trip, May 10, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Accessible and friendly. Rooms generous sized and well appointed. Clean throughout. Restaurant good value and choice. Will stay again

    2 night trip, Apr 23, 2019

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