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Capitol Hill Hotel Completes the First Phase of a Multi-Million Dollar Renovation

Washington, DC (February 25, 2013) – If you haven’t been on the hill in a while, take a stroll by the updated Capitol Hill Hotel, formerly known as Capitol Hill Suites. Hersha Hospitality Trust, operators of 89 hotels in the […]


Mandarin Oriental Celebrates Year of the Snake

Washington, DC (February 21, 2013) – What has become an annual tradition, the Mandarin Oriental, situated on the Southwest waterfront of DC, hosted their Chinese New Year party in celebration of the Year of the Snake. This event was slightly […]

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Mayflower Hotel Hosts HRC’s Inaugural Ball

Washington, DC (January 24, 2013) – After the Presidential Inauguration and after the Inauguration Parade, the tuxes and gowns finally came out for the Inaugural Balls. They were many, but the one that was in the middle of it all […]

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Hamilton Crowne Plaza Hotel Reimagined by Design Atelier

Washington, DC (December 10, 2012) – The historic 318-room Hamilton Crowne Plaza Hotel at 14th and K Streets in Northwest Washington, DC has been given a renewed look by nationally acclaimed hospitality interior design firm, Design Atelier. The classic hotel, […]

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Three Decades of White House Ornaments Adorn Willard Hotel Lobby

Washington, DC (November 27, 2012) – This year, as the nation prepares for its presidential inauguration, the Willard InterContinental is offering visitors an up close view of the entire White House Christmas Ornaments collection displayed on the hotel’s celebrated lobby […]

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A BAR Debuts Fall Menu

“Avenue Suites A BAR fall 2012 menu.” Washington, DC (October 23, 2012) – As Washington welcomes the crisp fall weather, so it also welcomes new menu changes. One of these menu updates is from Avenue Suites’ A Bar. A Bar […]

A BAR at Avenue Suites was the location of Allie Hagan's blog turned book Suri's Burn Book. Photo by Michael Woestehoff.

Suri’s Burn Book Launches at Avenue Suites

Washington, DC (September 6, 2012) – DC policy wonk Allie Hagan has an alter ego, took it to Tumblr, and now has published a book based around her posts. Suri’s Burn Book, a printed collection of fictional rants by the […]


Brunchy and Brassy

Washington, DC (July 15, 2012) – Being early for once, I’m sitting in the hotel lobby of the newly renovated Madison Hotel to have brunch with Becca Clara Love and Cori Sue Morris, founders of the Bitches Who Brunch. It’s […]

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Presidential Accommodations

Hotels are uniquely equipped to accommodate transient presidential campaigns – whether they are setting up shop in town, or just passing through. Here is a unique list of hotels who have played a role in American politics. Little Rock, Arkansas […]

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Avenue Suites Opens in Georgetown

Washington, DC (May 4, 2012) – Modus Hotels, an affiliate of Cafritz Interests, recently hosted the opening of its newly-renovated all-suite property, Avenue Suites, at 2500 Pennsylvania Avenue. The 124-suite boutique-style hotel, the flagship hotel of the Modus Hotels brand, […]

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