A Contemporary Boutique Hotel in Washington DC

Hotel RL Washington DC

Welcome to Hotel RL. Our contemporary boutique hotel in Washington DC is simple, stylish, and inspired by the vibrant pulse of the surrounding city. Hotel RL is within walking distance of the iconic sights of the National Mall, the diverse dining, nightlife and parkland of Dupont Circle, and only two blocks from the DC Metro.

Take the District's energy as an invitation to explore. Discover area experiences new and old alike in the stately architecture of Embassy Row, the ahead-of-trend nightlife of U Street, the world-class dining of Logan Square, and the tight-knit neighborhood feel of Shaw. Our hotel near Dupont Circle puts the best of the District at your fingertips.

Features at our Downtown Washington DC Hotel

  • Free Wi-Fi and wired Internet access
  • 2 Blocks to the DC Metro
  • Coffee available in the lobby
  • Onsite parking garage ($40 per night fee)
  • DirecTV in all guest rooms
  • Easy access to the DC Metro and Dupont Circle's vibrant dining, nightlife, and culture
  • Closest hotel to George Washington University
  • Free passes to area fitness centers

The Living Stage

From lectures to performances to hands-on demonstrations, The Living Stage at Hotel RL invites people from all walks of life to share their knowledge and passion for community awareness, health, creativity, and innovation. Designed to ignite conversations and promote a deeper understanding of the world around us, The Living Stage incorporates authors, artists, musicians, community leaders, local start-ups and more. Speak with one of our staff members to see our schedule of events.


We believe everyone deserves to sleep with a roof over his or her head. That’s why we started Project Wake Up Call, a philanthropic initiative to help end homelessness one new hotel opening at a time. Learn more about Project Wake Up Call and DC Uncovered while staying at our Downtown DC hotel. 

Address: 1823 L St NW Washington, DC 20036
Tel: (202) 223-4320

Check-In: 3:00 PM
Check-Out: 12:00 PM