Downtown Washington DC Guide

Discover the Charms of a Changing Neighborhood

Welcome to Downtown--the center of Washington DC and the point around which some of the District's most vibrant neighborhoods pivot.  Downtown has become an increasingly important piece of the District's fabric as a wave of residential buildings and hotels have ushered in high-end dining and nightlife spots.

Downtown Washington DC Guide - What's Near Hotel RL


  • Founding Farmers
  • Boqueria
  • Shake Shack
  • Bub and Pop's
  • Kaz Sushi Bistro
  • Vidalia
  • St. Arnold's on Jefferson
  • District Taco
  • Duke's Grocery


  • Science Club
  • St. Arnold's on Jefferson
  • Bier Baron Tavern
  • The Gryphon
  • Off the Record
  • Bar Dupont
  • Quill


  • National Geographic Museum
  • Corcoran Gallery of Art
  • Renwick Gallery
  • Art Museum of the Americas
  • White House
  • Decatur House
  • National Mall