Located right in between Capitol Hill and the White House, our downtown DC hotel could not be better positioned for any visitor who wants to soak up the incredible history of the nation's capital. Our Navigator Saidu is on hand for any advice about where to go to get the full Washington experience, and can help out with visits to nearby attractions such as the National Portrait Gallery or the National Mall monuments. For sports fans, we're also only a stroll away from the Verizon Center, home of the NBA's Washington Wizards and NHL's Washington Capitals. And if all that sightseeing has helped you work up an appetite, try one of our five on-site restaurants, serving food for every palate.
This shop offers gifts from artists in the Appalachian region of America. Products include fine jewelry, pottery and art glass.
Established in 1968, Appalachian Spring opens its doors to the world of handcrafted gifts and collectibles made by American artisans. The products sold here include art glasses, vases, jewelry, kitchen accessories, scarves, handbags and kaleidoscopes. These products are sourced from artists based in Appalachian states of United States and the fine quality reflects the amount of work put in to create each piece. Appalachian Spring on Massachusetts Avenue is a perfect place to pick up quality handcrafted collectibles.
Address: 50 Massachusetts Avenue Northeast, Washington, 20002, United States
Phone: +1 202 682 0505
Website: http://www.appalachianspring.com/Hotel: Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel
Distance: 1 mi
The art collection here is one of the best in the world, with works from American and European masters going back over 6
The National Gallery houses an extensive collection of European and American art in two spectacular buildings. In the grand, neoclassical West Building, Rembrandt, Rubens and Gainsborough are well-represented. The permanent collection includes works from the 13th to 20th Centuries including a section devoted to Impressionism. An underground concourse with a cafeteria, an excellent gift shop
Address: 700,Constitution Avenue Northwest, Between 3rd and 9th Streets, Washington, 20565, DC, United States
Phone: +1 202 737 4215
Opening hours: Monday to Saturday from 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM,Sunday from 10:00 AM to 06:00 PM
Website: http://www.nga.govHotel: Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel
Distance: 0.7 mi
This popular craft beer pub offers over 500 different types of beer.
Located on popular 14th St, Churchkey has set itself apart from all the other gastro pubs in D.C. Offering over 555 different types of craft beer and over 50 taps, this bar is ever changing; you can always go and have a new experience. While you visit make sure you try the famous D.C. half smoke!
Address: 1337 14th St NW, Washington, 20005, DC, United States
Phone: +202 567 2576
Opening hours: 4 PM to1AM
Website: http://www.churchkeydc.com/Hotel: Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel
Distance: 0.8 mi
Neighborhood eatery with stylish, rustic design and modern American cuisine that changes seasonally.
Thally describes their food as simple, fresh, and flavorful, and that is exactly what it presents. This Shaw eatery serves modern American cuisine and uses only the freshest, and in-season ingredients to showcase their recipes. It began with an idea of two friends to bring casual-elegant cuisine to the neighborhoods of D.C. It soon became one of the most mouthwatering spots in town.
Address: 1316 9th St NW, Washington, 20001, DC, United States
Phone: +202 733 3849
Opening hours: 5 PM to 10 PM
Website: thallydc.comHotel: Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel
Distance: 0.49 mi
This boutique offers unique goods for the home that are both beautiful and functional from well-known and up-and-coming
Founded in 2005, Homebody is one of the best independent stores to pick up home decor products. With an inventory comprising a range of furniture, lightings, table top products, personal accessories, jewelries and watches, the 2500-square feet (232 square meter) shop is a haven for contemporary products designed by well-known designers. Get ready to stumble upon furniture brands like Bontempi Casa
Address: 8th Street Southeast, Washington, 20003, DC, United States
Phone: +1 202 544 8445
Opening hours: Monday to Saturday from 11:00 AM to 07:00 PM,Sunday from 12:00 PM to 06:00 PM
Website: http://www.homebodydc.com/Hotel: Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel
Distance: 2.5 mi
A playground for adults with over 30 draft beers, this happy hour spot is a great place to catch a game.
This is the best place for sports fans to go watch the game on a 22 ft projector. Penn Social is a great place to go unwind, play skee ball, old school arcade games, and an assortment of board games. They also have become popular for intense trivia battles, and open mic nights.
Address: 801 E St NW, Washington, 20004, DC, United States
Phone: +202 697 4900
Opening hours: 4 PM to 12 PM
Website: www.pennsocialdc.com/Hotel: Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel
Distance: 0.4 mi
Honoring those who have served and are currently serving in the United States Navy.
The United States Navy Memorial calls Memorial Plaza home. This plaza features a statue by Stanly Bleifield called The Lone Sailor. This statue is dedicated as a tribute to all the personnel who serve in the sea services. The statue overlooks the Granite Sea, which is a 100 feet in diameter replica of the oceans of the world.
Address: 701 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, 20004, DC, United States
Phone: +202 737 2300
Opening hours: Museum 9:30 AM to 5 PM / Memorial 24 Hrs
Website: www.navymemorial.org/Hotel: Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel
Distance: 0.51 mi
A local D.C. staple known for their wood-fired pizza and mini-burger sliders served in a comfortable setting.
Step into Matchbox's contemporary space filled with warm wood and exposed brick. This eatery makes you feel comfortable from the moment that you step through the door. Matchbox is famous for their crispy wood-fire pizza, consisting of local produce making it the freshest pizza around. They also specialize in mini-burger sliders, and fabulous sandwiches, and crab cakes for all to enjoy!
Address: 713 H St NW, Washington, 20001, DC, United States
Phone: +202 289 4441
Opening hours: 11 AM to 10:30 PM
Website: matchboxrestaurants.comHotel: Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel
Distance: 0.14 mi
One-of-a-kind items are delivered here daily for your perusal, and the friendly staff is very willing to help you look your best.
Although you have to ring a doorbell to gain entry, you should not be intimidated by Betsy Fisher. This light-filled boutique features creative clothing and accessories for day and evening. Beautiful dresses, ranging from the funky to the elegant, are the store's bread and butter and rightfully hang on the front racks near the door. Betsy Fisher sells one-of-a-kind items as well as name-brand labels such as Nicole Miller, Max and Co. and Easel. Buyers can be assured no one else will be wearing the same thing.
Address: 1224 Connecticut Avenue Northwest, Washington, 20036, United States
Phone: +1 202 785 1975
Opening hours: Monday to Wednesday from 10:00 AM to 07:00 PM,Thursday to Friday from 10:00 AM to 08:00 PM,Saturday from 10:00 AM to 06:00 PM,Sunday from 01:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Website: http://betsyfisher.com/Hotel: Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel
Distance: 1.2 mi
A gastropub with a great happy hour and no fuss food offerings.
This industrial-style pub focuses on the simple side of enjoying a cocktail. Their happy hour specials consist of $5 beers, $6 wine and rail drinks. Their menu consists of Filipino spring rolls, wood-fired pizza, and an ever changing roster of soups that change with the seasons.
Address: 1124 9th St NW, Washington, 20001, DC
Phone: +202 450 3311
Opening hours: 5-12pm
Website: babywaledc.com/Hotel: Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel
Distance: 0.3 mi
Located in the Potomac River, this island is 88.5 acre memorial that is dedicated to Teddy Roosevelt.
Dedicated to our 26th President Theodore Roosevelt for his part in forming the National Park Service, this island is located between Washington D.C. and Virginia in the Potomac River. This is a great location to come on a light hike, take pictures of nature, as well as a picnic lunch.
Address: Theodore Roosevelt Island, Washington, 20001, DC, United States
Opening hours: Open 24 Hours
Website: http://www.nps.gov/this/index.htmHotel: Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel
Distance: 3.09 mi
American fare is served along with sushi and seasonal cold cooked meats. Take it all in with live music.
The Hamilton is located in the heart of downtown. Favorite sushi rolls include the dynamite tempura calamari, spicy scallop, spicy lump crab, habañero tobiko, and soy bean paper - this was a very interesting roll,
Address: 600 14Th. Street NW, Washington, 20005, DC, United States
Phone: +202 787 1000Hotel: Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel
Distance: 1.41 mi