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A Boutique Hotel Near Dupont Circle in Washington DC

When you stay at West End part of the Georgetown Collection you will be conveniently close to Washington DC's Dupont Circle Neighborhood. The iconic Dupont Circle Fountain is just a brief 10-minute walk away from our hotel. Dupont Circle is filled with DC history and features classic architecture, one-of-a-kind landmarks, and famous international embassies.

The Dupont Circle neighborhood is a vibrant and exciting community filled to the brim with bistros, bars, boutique shops, and museums. Explore a bevy of international flavors with world-class restaurants radiating from the central circle. Explore the best things to do around Dupont Circle when you reserve your room today!

Dupont Circle Fountain

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In the center of the Dupont traffic circle lies a magnificent white marble fountain, installed in 1921. Formally known as the Rear Admiral Samuel Francis Dupont Memorial Fountain it was constructed to honor the prominent Civil War admiral of the same name. The Fountain is one of eighteen Civil War Monuments listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is a can't miss destination for your trip to Washington DC.

Dupont Circle encompasses a beautiful and scenic park that is ideal for visitors to Washington DC. The park is just a 10-minute walk from our hotel and is an ideal stop for an afternoon of sightseeing.

Dupont Circle Dining

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Sushi Taro

Sample authentic Japanese cuisine when you sit down to your table at Sushi Taro. Make a reservation for the Omakase Counter and enjoy a one-of-a-kind experience featuring traditional small plates followed by sashimi and sushi. The chef will present you with the day's selection of fresh fish and every aspect of your meal after that is up to you. Sip on a cup of fine sake and prepare for an unforgettable meal at Sushi Taro.

Address: 1503 17th Street NW


Sit down to a leisurely, Mediterranean-inspired dinner with Komi. The dazzling menu is expertly crafted by their head chef and features a dozen small-plate tasting dishes. Pair your meal with an old-world wine selected from their lengthy wine list, or allow the restaurant to provide recommended pairings. Tables at Komi are booked fast and can be reserved as early as a month in advance, it is highly recommended to call ahead before your stay to reserve your table.

Address: 1509 17th Street NW

City Tap House

Sip on a craft ale or dig into some carefully prepared gastropub cuisine when you step into City Tap House. There is a variety of savory shared plates available for a casual get together, or robust entrees and wood fired pizza for a full dinner. Stop in throughout your visit for their unforgettable brunch or enjoy an ice-cold brew from their ever-growing list of ales and lagers from around the world.

Address: 1250 Connecticut Avenue NW

Dupont Circle Shopping

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Shop Made in DC

Everything that you find in Shop Made in DC is produced by local artisans and craftsmen right here in Washington DC! The creative community of Washington has come together to support this boutique shop featuring one-of-a-kind handcrafted items that you cannot find anywhere else. Browse through apparel, art, furniture, jewelry, home décor, and so much more to find a unique keepsake for your visit to Dupont Circle!

Address: 1330 19th Street NW

Kramerbooks & Afterwords Café

Kramerbooks has been a local favorite since the mid 1970s. It is the only place in Washington DC that combines an independent bookstore with a full service bar and café. During your stay near Dupont Circle you can chat with their knowledgable staff and select a new favorite book, then stop over in their café for a bite to eat.

Address: 1517 Connecticut Avenue NW

Embassy Row

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From Dupont Circle if you follow Massachusetts Avenue to the Northwest (past Sheridan Circle Park) you will pass many of the international embassies established in Washington DC. Many of these buildings were some of the most prominent homes in the late 19th and 20th century and are now the diplomatic office for a wide variety of foreign nationals.

Whether you are visiting a particular nation's embassy or simply taking a tour of the diverse collection of embassies that line Massachusetts Avenue you will be able to easily reach Embassy Row from your room at West End part of the Georgetown Collection!

Washington Circle

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West End is also home to Washington Circle! This park enclosed by a traffic circle is only a three-minute walk southwest from our hotel. Washington Circle is easily recognized by the bronze statue of George Washington that lives at the center. The statue (dating back to the mid-1800s) depicts Washington riding his horse during the Battle of Princeton.

Washington Circle provides visitors with a serene and relaxing spot to enjoy the atmosphere of Washington DC. Take a quick walk over to Washington Circle Park and enjoy a soothing afternoon in Washington DC!

Your Dupont Circle Hotel Room

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When you visit Dupont Circle there is no better place to stay than at West End, part of the Georgetown Collection. Your hotel room will be exceptionally close to Dupont Circle, and Washington Circle, allowing you to have easy access to the rest of Washington DC.

Your room comes complete with:

  • Living Room
  • A Separate Bedroom
  • Plush Bedding
  • Free WiFi
  • Refrigerator and Microwave
  • Coffee and Tea Maker
  • Spacious Work Desk
  • Luxe Bath Products

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