Sexy and perennially trendy with views overlooking the White House.
Situated on 15th Street in Washington, D.C., the W stakes claim as the closest hotel to the White House grounds. The 317 contemporary guest rooms and suites are classified under names like Cozy, Marvelous and Extreme WOW, depending on size and amenities. All accommodations are furnished in a retro-chic style with splashes of bright colors, and offer high-speed Internet access, iPod docking stations and flat-screen TVs. The Wired Business Center is equipped with work stations, laptops and Internet, as well as audio/visual equipment. Bliss Spa offers a wealth of treatments, while SWEAT fitness facility provides standard workout equipment. On-site Pinea Restaurant specializes in Mediterranean flavors, and rooftop POV serves tapas and spectacular views of the White House, Washington Monument and more. The Living Room lounge has a full bar with light fare. The Washington Monument, Smithsonian Institute and Capitol Building are all less than two miles away.