Get an overview of this hotelA splash of color, a dash of wit -- by Capitol Hill

With a stay at The George, a Kimpton Hotel, you'll be centrally located in Washington, steps from DC Fire and EMS Museum and National Postal Museum.

This 4.5-star hotel is close to United States Capitol and Ford's Theater.

Make yourself at home in one of the 139 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and LED televisions. Satellite programming and video-game consoles are provided for your entertainment, while wireless Internet access (surcharge) keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature designer toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.

Treat yourself with massages and facials. If you're looking for recreational opportunities, you'll find a steam room and a 24-hour fitness center. Additional amenities include wireless Internet access (surcharge) and concierge services.

Grab a bite to eat at the hotel's restaurant, which features a bar, or stay in and take advantage of room service (during limited hours). Mingle with other guests at a complimentary reception, held daily. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. Breakfast is available for a fee.

Featured amenities include high-speed (wired) Internet access (surcharge), a business center, and limo/town car service. Event facilities at this hotel consist of conference space and meeting rooms.

The George, a Kimpton Hotel

15 E St NW Washington DC 20001

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Opened in 1998, the artfully designed The Hotel George, a Kimpton Hotel occupies a 1928 building on Capitol Hill with valet parking (surcharge). The lobby's mezzanine level includes the Back Room, a glass-enclosed boardroom with WiFi access (surcharge), granite conference table, ergonomic Herman Miller chairs, original art, and navy leather walls. Other business amenities include a business center and 7 meeting rooms. Located on the lower level, the fitness center includes men's and women's steam rooms, additionally, in-room spa services are available onsite. Bistro Bis, adjoining the Washington DC hotel, provides all in-room dining and catering and a bar/lounge is also available.

  • Concierge services 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Conference space 
  • Business center 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Total number of rooms - 139 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Number of floors - 8 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Restaurant 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Free reception 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Meeting rooms 7 
  • Steam room 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( USD 12.99 per 24-hour period )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( USD 12.99 per 24-hour period ), Wired high-speed internet ( USD 12.99 per 24-hour period )

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Video-game console 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Free newspaper 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • LED TV 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free) 
  • Frette Italian sheets 

Where to Eat

Bistro Bis - Politicians, powerbrokers, and entertainers are among the regulars at this see-and-be-seen two-level restaurant and bar. French cuisine with a creative flair includes selections such as Sea Scallops Provençal, Steak Frites Béarnaise, and Onion Tart Alsaciènne. Bistro Bis is accessible from The Hotel George lobby, and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Nearby Things to Do

The Hotel George, a Kimpton Hotel has a 24-hour fitness center with separate steam rooms for men and women. In-room spa services can be arranged, including facial treatments and massages.

A great walking and running route begins at the Capitol (about 3 blocks from the hotel), then rounds the Reflecting Pool—where politicos are often seen jogging—and continues along the National Mall (slightly more than 1 mile).

South of the Washington Monument, the Tidal Basin has paddleboats for rent, plus popular walkways that offer picturesque views and access to the Jefferson and FDR memorials.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 

Spa Services

  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Massages 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets stay free

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Pets allowed (no fees)

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Destination fee: USD 22.90 per accommodation, per night
The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 12 and USD 16 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 12.99 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 12.99 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for high-speed Internet (wired) in public areas: USD 12.99 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 46.00 per night (in/out privileges)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key Eco-Rating Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

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