19 Great Hotels Near Dupont Circle in Washington DC

Learn About a Unique Places to Stay in Dupont Circle

Our editors independently research, test, and recommend the best products and services; you can learn more about our review process here. We may receive commissions on purchases made from our chosen links.

The Dupont Circle neighborhood has a variety of unique hotels and accommodations and is one of the best areas to stay in while visiting Washington DC. Visitors enjoy the easy access to museums, restaurants, shops, bookstores, embassies and private art galleries. With its central location and beautiful architecture, Dupont Circle is a popular destination with lots of historic charm. Read more about the Dupont Circle neighborhood.

The hotels near Dupont Circle range from small intimate inns to large luxury properties. Following is a guide to each type of accommodation: Boutique Hotels (small and intimate), Luxury and Moderate (mid-large size), Suite Hotels (with kitchenettes) and Bed & Breakfasts (historic homes and inns). 

See a map of Dupont Circle

01 of 19

Hotel Madera

Hotel Rouge
@copy; Kimpton Hotels

The 82-room boutique hotel was recently renovated and is located on a quiet street near Dupont Circle. The onsite restaurant, the Firefly, is one of the area's best contemporary American restaurants. The hotel is pet friendly and offers in-room spa services. 

02 of 19

Hotel Rouge

Hotel Rouge

  Hotel Rouge

The 137-room hotel features a modern design, innovative dining at Bar Rouge, event space, a fitness room and pet friendly amenities. Recently redesigned accommodations at Hotel Rouge include specialty Bunk Bed Suites for families or girls' getaways, Kitchenette Suites, a Conference Suite, and the Rouge Premiere Suite. 

03 of 19

The Carlyle Dupont Circle

Embassy Row Hotel
© Embassy Row Hotel

The recently remodeled art-deco hotel has 198 guest rooms including full service kitchens in select rooms. Modern amenities include high tech meeting space, a state-of-the-art fitness center and fine-dining at the upscale American restaurant, the Riggbsy.

04 of 19

Hotel 1600

Hotel 1600

Hotel 1600

The 156-room, mid-priced hotel located near Dupont Circle, comfortable accommodations and modern amenities including a business center and fitness center.

Continue to 5 of 19 below.
05 of 19

The Dupont Circle

The Dupont Circle

The Dupont Circle

The 327-room hotel is located in the heart of the Dupont Circle neighborhood and features modern guest rooms and suites, a Brasserie-style restaurant, lounge, meeting space and 24-hour business and fitness centers. 

06 of 19

Embassy Row Hotel

The Embassy Row Hotel

 Embassy Row Hotel

The luxury hotel has 231 guest rooms and parlor suites, a bar and restaurant – Station Kitchen and Cocktails, an award-winning Rooftop pool and bar, more than 5,000 square feet of meeting and event space, a fitness center, in-room spa services, and a 24-hour business center.

07 of 19

Hotel Palomar

Hotel Palomar

Hotel Palomar

This 335-room hotel has a variety of guestrooms and suites, an Italian restaurant, an onsite fitness center, an outdoor swimming pool and flexible meeting space.

08 of 19

Mason & Rook Hotel

Mason & Rook Hotel

Mason & Rook Hotel

Kimpton's newest property is located on an inviting, tree-lined street just steps from the the lively 14th Street corridor. The hotel combines the sophistication of a chic urban retreat with a distinctly residential feel. The 178-room property features some of the largest accommodations in the city, a rooftop pool, more than 4,000 square feet of event space, and a new culinary-focused cocktail bar, Radiator.

Continue to 9 of 19 below.
09 of 19

The Fairfax at Embassy Row

The Fairfax at Embassy Row

The Fairfax at Embassy Row

The award-winning 259-room luxury hotel offers upscale amenities including a business center, fitness center, and fine dining in the Capitol Room and the Fairfax Grille and Lounge. Rooms range from superior rooms to spacious suites. 

10 of 19

Holiday Inn Washington DC - Central

Holiday Inn Washington DC - Central

Holiday Inn Washington DC - Central 

The family-friendly hotel offers affordable and comfortable accommodations in the heart of the city. Avenue Cafe, the full-service restaurant specializes in American cuisine and Kids Eat Free®. Enjoy a specialty drink in the lounge, or relax while enjoying the view at our rooftop seasonal pool or delight in a panoramic view of the city.

11 of 19

Washington Hilton

Washington Hilton

Washington Hilton

The Hilton is the largest hotel near Dupont Circle and has modern guest rooms, four on-site restaurants, a fully equipped health club an outdoor swimming pool, more than 100,000 square feet of meeting space. A wide range of rooms and suites are available.

12 of 19

Churchill Hotel

Hotel Suite
© Thomas Barwick/Getty Images

This elegant historic hotel, a member of Historic Hotels of America, is a short walk from Washington, DC's Dupont Circle, Embassy Row, and Metro station. The property offers 91 guestrooms and 82 suites.The Chartwell Grill & Lounge serves classic American cuisine. 

Continue to 13 of 19 below.
13 of 19

Residence Inn Dupont Circle

Residence Inn Dupont Circle

Residence Inn Dupont Circle

The premier Marriott hotel includes full kitchens and separate areas for sleeping, working, eating and relaxing. Complimentary full hot breakfast is included. There is an indoor pool and fitness center. The hotel is pet friendly. 

14 of 19

St. Gregory Hotel

St. Gregory Hotel

St. Gregory Hotel

The St. Gregory calls itself a boutique-style hotel, but of its 155 rooms, 84 of them are suites with full kitchens. The property offers a wide range of room sizes to accommodate a variety of needs. The onsite restaurant, the M Street Bar and Grill serves New American cuisine with Mediterranean and Moroccan influences.

15 of 19

The Embassy Inn

Mansion on O
© Rachel Cooper

The 38-room European-style hotel is conveniently located between Dupont Circle and Logan Circle just north of Downtown DC. Complimentary continental breakfast is included. 

16 of 19

Inn at Dupont South

Inn at Dupont South

Inn at Dupont South

Housed in a 1885 Victorian townhouse, the Bed & Breakfast has 8 guest rooms offering one of the most intimate places to stay in the city. Full Breakfast is served daily. 

Continue to 17 of 19 below.
17 of 19

The Mansion on O Street

The Mansion on O Street

The Mansion on O Street

This is one of the most unique properties in Washington DC. The Victorian-style home resides on a quiet street in the heart of Dupont Circle and is actually five interconnected row houses with more than 100 rooms. The Mansion on O is a non-profit organization and museum, a bed and breakfast, a conference and event venue, and a private club. 

18 of 19

Swann House

Swann House

Swann House

The Queen-Anne style historic property, built in 1883, is an award-winning Bed & Breakfast with 15 guest rooms of varying sizes. Daily breakfast is included. There is a swimming pool onsite.

19 of 19

Tabard Inn

Tabard Inn

Tabard Inn

The quaint Victorian inn is known locally for its award-winning restaurant and lounge and live jazz performances on Sunday, Monday and Tuesday nights. Tabard Inn is an old and charming hotel tucked away on a quiet street near Dupont Circle. 

More About Planning a Washington DC Vacation

Looking for more information to plan your trip to Washington DC? Begin here with our Washington DC Travel Planner

Was this page helpful?