DoubleTree by Hilton – Washington, DC

Gay Friendly Hotel Spotlight

DoubleTree by Hilton Washington, DC | 1515 Rhode Island Avenue | NW, Washington, DC  20005| 1-202-232-7000


Enjoy warm hospitality in an upscale Downtown Washington DC location when you check in at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Washington DC. Located in the heart of downtown, in the vibrant Dupont Circle area, within walking distance of popular attractions and only three miles from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport.


Stroll to the White House, K Street, world-famous Smithsonian Institution museums and the Lincoln Memorial — all easily accessible from the hotel. 

Feel welcome with a warm chocolate chip cookie when you arrive at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Washington DC, and enjoy a taste of home. Relax with a movie and choice of premium TV channels in a modern guest room, complete with fabulous amenities.


Keep in touch with family and business with WiFi access and catch up with work at the desk. Upgrade to a spacious suite and enjoy the privacy of separate living and sleeping areas.

Dine at the chic 15 RIA restaurant. Savor market-fresh American cuisine and choose from an extensive wine list at this trendy DC restaurant. Unwind after dinner with your favorite drink at the stylish RIA Bar. Stay active during your stay with a rejuvenating workout in the fully equipped fitness center featuring cardiovascular equipment and free weights.

This Washington DC hotel features a modern business center and nine meeting rooms. Host an elegant reception or memorable wedding in 6,700 sq. ft. of flexible meeting space.



  • Hotel in Downtown Washington DC, near Scott Circle & popular attractions
  • Three miles from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport
  • Market-fresh cuisine at chic Downtown DC hotel restaurant and bar, 15 RIA
  • Well-equipped fitness center and business center
  • Recently upgraded WiFi internet with speeds up to 10X faster

What to do around hotel’s location:

The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Washington DC is located in the heart of downtown, just three blocks from Dupont Circle and near Washington’s most popular attractions. Admire the Lincoln Memorial, dedicated to the 16th president of the United States. The memorial is located at the western end of the reflecting pool and the national mall.

Tour the White House, home to every president since John Adams, and discover the history of American leaders who resided in this iconic building. Visit the Washington Monument or see the original copy of the Declaration of Independence and read words that inspire Americans to this day. Spend the day at the Smithsonian Institution’s museums and view eclectic works from over 7,000 artists.

Local Attractions

  • Lincoln Memorial
  • White House
  • Washington Monument
  • Dupont Circle
  • Smithsonian Museum

Amenities & Services: 


DoubleTree by Hilton hotel Washington, DC offers stylish guest rooms and comforting amenities. Enjoy a signature chocolate chip cookie, and know that this welcoming gift is only a taste of the warm, personal service you will experience at DoubleTree by Hilton.

For Your Business Convenience


This high-tech hotel is perfect for business travelers because of services like high-speed internet, Express Mail & Business Center; host events in 6,700 sq. ft. of meeting space with wired rooms.

  • Audio/Visual Equipment Rental
  • Business Center
  • Complimentary Printing Service
  • Express Mail
  • Fax
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Modem
  • Photo Copying Service
  • Printer

For Your Family’s Comfort and Convenience

This downtown Washington, DC hotel delivers a luxurious lodging experience. Enjoy premium amenities such as laundry/valet service, ATM, gift shop and signature dining at our American bistro, 15 Ria.

  • Children’s Menu
  • Cribs
  • High chairs

For Your Comfort and Convenience

The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Washington DC is a garden-inspired haven for travelers. Experience innovative, luxury boutique hotel in Washington, DC, where nature & modern technology blend to create a fresh atmosphere.

  • Automated Teller (ATM)
  • Baggage Storage
  • Bar Area
  • Concierge Desk
  • Electric Service
  • Elevators
  • Gift Shop
  • Lounge
  • Luggage Hold
  • Multi-Lingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Safety Deposit Box

For Your Fitness and Recreation Convenience


Enjoy health and wellness on your visit to Washington, DC. Experience an energizing workout in our state-of-the-art fitness facility, which features free weights, treadmills and Lifecycles.

  • Fitness Room

Rooms & Suites: 


The hotel’s 220 guest rooms offer 300 sq. ft. of luxury, adorned with custom wall coverings, walnut and maple furnishings, and touches of stainless steel and granite. Rooms feature Sweet Dreams® pillow-top mattresses, cable TV, clock radios with MP3 connection, cordless phones, terry bath linens and granite bathrooms. VIEW ALL GUEST ROOMS



Surround yourself in modern luxury with a choice of nine spacious suites, featuring separate sitting areas, dining-room table and chairs, handsome granite wet bar, queen-sized sofa bed and all our signature amenities, such as data ports, high-speed internet access, multi-line phone and voice mail.

  • • Executive Suites
    • Ambassador Suite
    • Presidential Suite


Learn more about all available room type HERE



Food is comfort. DoubleTree by Hilton Washington, DC makes it easy for you to enjoy a delicious meal without even leaving the hotel. Whether you are into health food, snacks, or gourmet food all the way, they’ve got something to tickle your palate. Stay in and use their in-room dining service, check out the onsite restaurant, or unwind with after-dinner drinks at the bar.

  • 15 RIA

    Indulge in a delectable culinary experience at 15 Ria – a stylish, intimate downtown Washington DC restaurant at the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Washington DC. From the expansive dark-wood bar and fireplace to the floor-to-ceiling silk draperies, this award-winning restaurant offers a chic, sultry ambience with unpretentious prices. One of the city’s trendiest eateries, 15 Ria serves mouthwatering, market-fresh cuisine in an inviting environment. Enjoy al-fresco dining on the outdoor terrace among cherry trees along Rhode Island Ave.

    Savor tantalizing contemporary American cuisine, prepared with fresh ingredients and an innovative approach. Enjoy bistro-style braised and grilled entrees, including fresh seafood, steaks, and chops, served with Southern flair and creative side dishes. A hearty breakfast and lunch menu includes freshly-baked pastries, banana-stuffed French toast, grilled portabella mushroom sandwich and the Cobb Salad. An exceptional wine list complements your experience.

  • 15 Ria Bar


    Quench your thirst at the trendiest nightlife spot in Washington DC. With its intimate ambiance and signature cocktails, 15 Ria is the perfect after-work sanctuary or late-night lounge. One of the top signature drink bars in Washington, DC, 15 Ria presents sophisticated signature drinks, microbrews, enticing wines, creative appetizers and the most extensive list of bourbons in D.C. Enjoy playful elixirs, such as Tiny Tini, MaragaRias, and Cucumber Cosmopolitans at our inviting Downtown Washington DC bar. Happy hour offers the most imaginative drinks and people in town.



Your perfect wedding awaits at DoubleTree by Hilton Washington DC. They are committed to making every moment memorable beginning with your rehearsal dinner through to your post wedding brunch. Thir certified planners are there to help you create a wedding event that is personalized and totally distinctive. Exchange vows in a beautiful outdoor ceremony and then move indoors for your cocktail hour and reception utilizing their unique ballrooms. Exquisite cuisine and expert attention to detail will create the spectacular day you so richly deserve.


Choice of Venue

Whether we’re hosting your ceremony and reception, or just the reception, the DoubleTree by Hilton Washington DC hotel’s unique spaces and modern design elements can accommodate your every need.

Their ballroom hosts up to 120 guests for a sit-down dinner, with a dance floor and 200 guests for a cocktail reception. For your wedding, you will have the exclusive use of three distinct spaces; our intimate outdoor garden terrace, an indoor space with large French doors for cocktails and our spacious ballroom for dinner and dancing.

Some highlights include:

  • Unique boutique hotel with innovative terraced design in Downtown Washington, DC
  • Walking distance to Dupont Circle, White House, K Street, and Smithsonian Museums
  • Three miles from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA)
  • 6,700 square feet of contemporary meeting and event space, including 9 wired meeting rooms
  • Lavish Terrace Ballroom and Private Outdoor Garden Terrace for special events
  • State-of-the-art Fitness Center with free weights, treadmills and Lifecycles
  • Innovative American bistro restaurant, 15 ria
  • Quench your thirst at Ria Bar – the trendiest nightlife spot in Washington DC
  • Business Center with fax and copy machines


Their award winning chef, Alvaro Munoz, and stellar banquet team anticipate your needs and serves up some of the most delicious dishes in the district. Thir menus are customizable to suit your preference and we will be happy to tailor the perfect menu for your particular tastes, budget and needs.

Wedding Room Blocks:

DoubleTree by Hilton Washington DC offers discounted group rates for your family and friends. A warm cookie welcome, complimentary internet access and discounted overnight parking at our great downtown DC location will have your guests feeling at home. Our modern, stylish guest rooms are filled with amenities designed with comfort and convenience in mind.

They are within close proximity of many top wedding halls including Carnegie Institute, Josephine Butler House and The Whittemore House.


LGBTQ Weddings:

The hotel’s seasoned wedding consultants and catering team strive to make memories for all – including LGBTQ couples.

Wedding Consulting:


You’ve planned your wedding for a long time – our wedding coordinator understands how important this day is for you. They will be with you through the planning to the execution of your affair. Your wedding coordinator serves as a one-stop-shop, liaising between you and your vendors, assisting you with your wedding vision, and keeping you on track. Let us help turn your dream wedding into a reality.

For more information on weddings click HERE.



DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Washington DC makes planning and hosting your meeting easy. Whether you are organizing a conference, sales presentation, corporate retreat, theme party or formal affair, they can accommodate them all. Rely on their expertise to provide the perfect setting for any occasion. Thir meeting services include in-house A/V services, first-class catering facilities and dedicated, experienced personnel to ensure your event is a success from start to finish.

Event and Meeting Highlights

  • Nine meeting rooms and 7,000 sq. ft. of function space
  • Located in DC and surrounded by attractions and organizations
  • Fresh culinary creations featuring regionally-sourced ingredients
  • Distraction-free meeting space
  • Onsite meeting planners available

 For more information click HERE

 Special Offers & Packages: 


DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Washington, DC has plenty of special packages to chose from, including their  STAY HILTON. GO OUT PACKAGE

Ignite your own memorable moments, discover top gay destinations around the world and experience the most exciting Pride Season celebrations and LGBT events in the world. With this value added Go Out travel package you will enjoy

  • Premium Wi-Fi
  • Complimentary one-year digital subscription to OUT magazine
  • Two complimentary welcome beverages
  • Late checkout, where and when available

*Includes Premium Wi-Fi where available globally, primarily in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Latin America and Caribbean. Standard Wi-Fi is provided where Premium Wi-Fi is not available.

For more information on STAY HILTON. GO OUT and other package deals, click HERE.

Be sure to visit DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Washington, DC’s web site for up-to-the-minute information — click HERE

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