W Washington D.C.

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515 15th Street NW, F St. Between 14th and 15th Street, Washington, DC, 20004, United States   •  Weather:    •   Local Time:     •  Phone: (202) 661-2400   •  Hotel Reservations: 888-627-7816


Things to do in Washington D.C.


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There is never a shortage of things to do in Washington D.C. From the Old Guard to the New World, politics is no longer the only game in town as Washington, D.C. climbs the ranks as one of the country's most stylish urban playgrounds where emerging fashion designers, innovative entrepreneurs, cutting-edge restaurateurs and the intellectual elite have come to frolic. Boutique chic can be found in the city's trendier areas - for the ultimate trip, Georgetown has more than 1,000 stores for shopping galore.

What's New & Now in this Historic City




Design & Arts

Spark Imagination | Defy Expectations


The Renwick Gallery

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
Distance: 1.2 miles | Travel Time: 23-minute walk
This contemporary and Modern art Smithsonian museum is a staple in the DC art scene. Always rotating and updating their exhibitions, the Hirshhorn displays what's New/Next in DC.

National Gallery of Art
Distance: 1 mile | Travel Time: 20-minute walk
Travel through time and trace art from the development of Western Art to the Middle Ages, to the Present day through prints, drawings, sculptures, and photographs.

The Renwick Gallery
Distance: .5 mile | Travel Time: 10-minute walk
Commonly referred to as the “American Louvre”, the Renwick features the latest in American Craft and decorative art.

Music & Theatre

The Sound of the Moment


930 Club

930 Club
Distance: 1.8 miles | Travel Time: 15-minute drive
Sway to the beats at this locals-only concert venue. With shows every night featuring music from all different places, this is the place to be. 

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Distance: 1.7 miles | Travel Time: 15-minute drive
Opera? Symphony? Broadway Theatre? You name it. The Kennedy Center is the cultural and theatrical hub of Washington DC. 

Echo Stage
Distance: 4.5 miles | Travel Time: 25-minute drive
Step outside the city center and immerse yourself in the latest music of the electronic world. The globe’s best DCs perform here, and people travel from far and near to see a show.


Inspire Your Style | Strut Your Stuff


Distance: 1.8 miles | Travel Time: 15-20-minute drive
Roam up and down the streets of Georgetown for some of the best shopping in the district. Featuring stores like:

  • Ella Rue
  • Hu’s Wear
  • Cusp
  • Kate Spade
  • Warby Parker
  • Urban Outfitters

Distance: .6 miles | Travel Time: 12-minute walk
Luxury & Designer shopping galore. Stores include:

  • Louis Vuitton
  • David Yurman
  • Gucci
  • Hermes
  • Dior
  • Burberry


Stay on Your Grind

Grab a Bite


Orange Theory Fitness
Distance: 1.1 miles | Travel Time: 22-minute walk

Core Power
Distance: .7 miles | Travel Time: 14-minute walk

Vida Fitness- Verizon Center
Distance: .7 miles | Travel Time: 14-minute walk

Soul Cycle- Mt Vernon Square
Distance: .9 miles | Travel Time: 18-minute walk

Fly Wheel
Distance: .7 miles | Travel Time: 14-minute walk


Distance: .7 miles | Travel Time: 14-minute walk
Explore the tastes of the Mediterranean with this tapas style restaurant from DC renowned Chef Jose Andres. 

Rose’s Luxury
Distance: 3.2 miles | Travel Time: 18-minute drive
This charming Barracks Row restaurant always has a line out the door- primarily because they don’t take reservations. However, there’s a reason people wait in line all night- the food is delicious and unbeatable! 

Distance: 1.1 miles | Travel Time: 12-minute drive
Head underground to this speakeasy on 14th street. Featuring live jazz and funk nightly, this is a great spot to sip on classic cocktails and enjoy the energy and music!