Best Rooms: Rooms at the back of the hotel facing 28th St. offer a river view, while rooms facing 25th St. offer views of the surrounding city. Keep in mind, however, that the hotel is only 8 stories high.
4 star hotel
Area: Downtown - Penn Quarter - Chinatown
0.98 mi from Lincoln Memorial
Best Rooms: Fabulous Rooms face 15th St. and provide some of the best city views. The Marvelous Rooms are located on higher floors and offer spectacular views of the Washington Monument.
Best Rooms: You won't find any spectacular city views from this hotel, but request a room on floors 6 - 8 on either the Pennsylvania Ave. side or the K St. side for a nice street view.
Best Rooms: Most views are obstructed by surrounding buildings, however, rooms facing New Hampshire Ave. NW may offer a better view.
Best Rooms: Rooms ending in *00, or *15 - *19, on floors 7 - 9 facing the M St. and 21st St. intersection (e.g. 716, 919), offer nice city views.
Best Rooms: There isn't much offered in the way of views, as the hotel is surrounded by buildings of the same height or taller. That said, the best option for any kind of view would be a room overlooking the courtyard.
3.5 star hotel
Area: West End
1.20 mi from Lincoln Memorial
Best Rooms: The hotel doesn't offer any great city views, but rooms on the north side do offer nice views of the Dupont Circle neighborhood from the top floors.