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Hilton Debuts 25th Property in Washington D.C. with the Opening of Hilton Washington D.C. Capitol Hill

WASHINGTON D.C. - Today, Hilton (NYSE: HLT), announced the latest addition to its portfolio in the nation’s capital with the opening of the 267-room Hilton Washington D.C. Capitol Hill – the company’s 25th property in the city and 124th in the D.C.-metro area. The former Washington Court Hotel joins the Hilton Hotels & Resorts brand portfolio as Hilton Washington D.C. Capitol Hill, offering both guests and locals a sleek and contemporary escape in the center of D.C.

“Located in the heart of the nation’s capital and the hometown of our headquarters, Hilton Washington D.C. Capitol Hill’s fantastic location paired with its modern design make it a perfect addition to our portfolio,” said Danny Hughes, executive vice president and president, Americas, Hilton. “We look forward to adding this hotel to our already strong presence in the city and delivering an exceptional level of service for all guests who enter its doors.”


Offering convenient access to some of D.C.’s top attractions including the U.S. Capitol, Union Station and the National Mall, the 16-story hotel is home to bright and spacious rooms and suites featuring a D.C.-inspired modern design with black and white photography adorning guest room walls. As part of the hotel’s soft renovation, guests staying at Hilton Washington D.C. Capitol Hill can look forward to upgraded guest rooms and more. In addition to offering sweeping views of the city’s skyline and hotel’s stunning glass atrium, the contemporary hotel offers some of the best views of the Capitol. All rooms and suites feature a 55-inch flat screen HDTV, large marble bathrooms, a selection of premium bath products and access to the hotel’s 24/7 fitness center. 


Hilton Washington D.C. Capitol Hill provides the perfect upscale backdrop for guests who are seeking a power lunch on the hill or evening night cap with an array of world-class amenities. The expansive lobby offers the perfect location to unwind and relax. On-site dining is also available at Bistro 525, a Mediterranean-inspired casual eatery offering locally sourced fare, and Federal City Bar featuring specialty cocktails and light bites. 

Meetings and Events

Featuring 20,000 square feet of renovated meeting space, meeting and event attendees can choose from two ballrooms, and 16 breakout rooms and boardrooms perfect for intimate executive meetings and larger social gatherings. Meetings and events are all backed by Hilton EventReady with CleanStay, providing curated solutions for groups, with creative food and beverage, thoughtful technology resources, redesigned spaces for physical distancing, and reimagined ways to meet and gather to create a safe and comfortable environment for event planners and their attendees. 

“Hilton Hotels & Resorts has been a part of the Washington community for decades, with iconic properties like Washington Hilton and Capital Hilton serving as stewards of world-class hospitality,” said Gary Steffen, global brand head, Hilton Hotels & Resorts. “Today marks an exciting day as we officially welcome Hilton Washington D.C. Capitol Hill to the Hilton family and look forward to seeing the positive impact the team will undoubtedly make on this vibrant city.”

Guests staying at Hilton Washington D.C. Capitol Hill will enjoy peace of mind with an industry-leading standard of cleanliness and disinfection from check-in to check-out with Hilton CleanStay. As part of the program, guests can expect procedures including a Hilton CleanStay room seal to indicate that the room has not been entered since being thoroughly cleaned and more. Early this spring, the hotel will also provide guests with the option for contactless check-in through the industry-leading Hilton Honors mobile app. 

Hilton Washington D.C. Capitol Hill guests can access additional benefits with a Hilton Honors membership, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton’s 18 distinct hotel brands. Members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive Member discount, and free Standard Wi-Fi. 

Hilton Washington D.C. Capitol Hill is located at 525 New Jersey Ave NW, Washington, D.C. 20001. For more information or to book a reservation, please visit or call 1-800-HILTONS. 

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Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company with a portfolio of 23 world-class brands comprising more than 7,600 properties and nearly 1.2 million rooms, in 126 countries and territories. Dedicated to fulfilling its founding vision to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality, Hilton has welcomed over 3 billion guests in its more than 100-year history, was named the No. 1 World’s Best Workplace by Great Place to Work and Fortune and has been recognized as a global leader on the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices for seven consecutive years. Hilton has introduced industry-leading technology enhancements to improve the guest experience, including Digital Key Share, automated complimentary room upgrades and the ability to book confirmed connecting rooms. Through the award-winning guest loyalty program Hilton Honors, the nearly 190 million Hilton Honors members who book directly with Hilton can earn Points for hotel stays and experiences money can't buy. With the free Hilton Honors app, guests can book their stay, select their room, check in, unlock their door with a Digital Key and check out, all from their smartphone. Visit for more information, and connect with Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and YouTube.  

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