Best Rooms: If you're looking for a view, be sure to book a Grand view room as they offer a spectacular view of the city skyline from floors 7 - 8.
4 star hotel
Area: Dupont Circle
2.24 mi from Hillwood Museum
Best Rooms: The building is shaped like an "H", so some rooms face each other, while rooms at the front of the hotel face New Hampshire Ave. Rooms overlooking the parking lot towards 17th St. offer nice views of the city, from floors 5 - 8.
Best Rooms: If you're looking for a view of Dupont Circle, book a Grand Deluxe room type and request to be located on floors 6 - 8.
Best Rooms: All rooms on floors 6 - 10 offer city views.
4 star hotel
Area: Downtown - Penn Quarter - Chinatown
2.95 mi from Hillwood Museum
Best Rooms: The hotel offers an unobstructed view of the Thomas Circle park from the rooms facing towards the east on floors 8 – 13.
Best Rooms: ooms with the best views of Pennsylvania Ave. are those ending in *01 and *02, on floors 6 - 11 (601, 801, 1002). Executive Parkview Kings and Parkview Suites also offer a nice view overlooking James Monroe Park, if you're willing to dish out a little extra.
Best Rooms: For the best view, request a room facing Massachusetts Ave., and you'll overlook a little park; courtyard views are also available. While either view can be had from all room types, Victorian rooms generally have the best views and let in the most light.