With so many visitors coming to the state of Washington, D.C., we at Select Registry are proud to represent a few of the most desirable locations to hang your hat. Here is our short list of favorites that are ideal for any type of travel need, providing guests with the ultimate in hospitality, comfort, and convenience.
Located in one of the most beautiful parts of Historic Dupont Circle only 12 blocks from the White House, this grand 1883 Richardson Romanesque mansion sits on a tree lined avenue just minutes away from museums, art galleries, antique stores, great restaurants, and so much more.
A Perfectly Designed Bed & Breakfast
When you are ready to book a romantic getaway, a weekend of sightseeing, or a business trip, Swann House is the perfect place to enjoy the hospitality and amenities of a perfectly designed bed & breakfast. Every room is sumptuously appointed, with exceptional furniture, warm colors, luxurious fabrics, and an ambiance that reflects the gracious living of another time. Enter, and find sparkling crystal chandeliers, carved fireplaces, 12-foot ceilings, inlaid wooden floors, and original plaster moldings anointing the common areas of this award-winning inn.
Luxuriate on sateen sheets as you sink into down pillows and feather beds. Enjoy your private bath with top-tier amenities, including lush bathrobes that put new meaning into relaxation. Book one of the rooms with a cozy, wood-burning fireplace, private deck, and whirlpool tub to have the ultimate bed & breakfast experience.
Enjoy some laps in the inn’s swimming pool, partake of the delicious afternoon snacks, and make sure you are present for the evening cordials, where you can mingle with other guests. In the morning, a full, complimentary, continental breakfast featuring gourmet entrees awaits you. The chefs at Swann House believe in using the freshest ingredients possible and support the local organic farmers in service to bringing you a wide variety of delectable dishes.Ideal for Business Travelers The Inn’s highly professional staff is known for giving each guest the personal attention and privacy he or she requires. If you are staying for a business trip, you can use the living area space to meet with clients or other professional associates. Every room comes with a workspace, and throughout the Inn you can take advantage of complimentary Wi-Fi and guest computer access when you need it. Close to most of the important conference centers in the city, a business traveler has all he or she could wish for here, including the possibility to store luggage until the next visit. With corporate and Government per diem rates, you can also book a furnished apartment for long term stays.
Swann Inn is the perfect place for holding a special event, such as a wedding or private parties, accommodating up to 75 guests for a standing cocktail buffet and 36 for a seated dinner. You can also book an afternoon tea buffet for up to 25 guests, with fine silver and crystal service. An antique baby grand piano adds to the atmosphere and is the perfect accompaniment to any special celebration.
Reunions, Getaways, and Packages
If you want to book an important reunion or a getaway with family and friends, the entire Inn can be yours whereby the staff is at your beck and call. There are many customized packages to choose from, including chocolate tasting, cooking classes, wine tasting, a yoga retreat, and more. Embassy Circle Guest House This elegant bed & breakfast is an impeccably renovated former embassy in Dupont Circle right along the famed Embassy Row and very near to Georgetown. With its 11 guest rooms beautifully decorated with exquisite upholstered furniture, each room is named for the antique Persian carpet gracing its floor.
An Atmosphere of Peace and Quiet
Luxuriate in fine linens and sumptuous amenities in an atmosphere of ultimate peace and quiet. Here there are no televisions to disturb you. Instead you can take advantage of current newspapers and magazines, a wide range of books, games, and conversation. With free Internet access and gracious public spaces, you can concentrate on what is at hand or exchange ideas with guests from around the world.
A Delicious and Varied Breakfast Menu
Every morning features complimentary breakfast made with organic produce whenever possible. The Inn’s delicious, fresh, and varied menu is the perfect way to start your day, along with a delicious cup of fresh brewed coffee. Later, take advantage of afternoon tea and other refreshments, and in the evening, cocktails where you can socialize with the Inn’s owners and a staff that speaks several languages, including English, Spanish, French, and Arabic.
Woodley Park Guest House
This former bed & breakfast is another location created by the same owners of Embassy Circle Guest House. In need of serious renovation, Woodley Park Guest House was recreated to feature the exceptional quality its visionary craftspeople are known for. Comfort, charm, and aesthetically pleasing design combine with a deep concern for the environment. This dedication to Green hospitality is evidenced in such elements as high efficiency toilets, light fixtures, HVAC units, water heaters, and energy efficient and extremely quiet window treatments. Additionally, the Inn has installed safety mechanisms such as hard-wired smoke detectors, sprinkler systems, and a state-of-the-art fire alarm system.
Near Vibrant Neighborhoods
Near Washington D.C.’s most vibrant neighborhoods, these two lovely guesthouses provide easy access to art galleries, sidewalk cafes, cultural attractions such as the Kennedy Center, late night venues, and so much more.
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