Get those fanny packs ready because it's tourist season. Now that summer is here in Washington, D.C., you can expect to see an exponential growth in Washington area residents expected to travel to the District, and that means at least 12 more escalefters in your way and probably around five people wondering, "Wait, the National Mall isn't a shopping mall?"
For those looking to make their trip a lot easier by staying in one of the city's best and brightest hotels, Curbed DC has you covered with the latest Hotels 18 map. In each map, Curbed takes a look at the most unique, most fun, and "most quintessentially D.C." hotels that the city has to offer. These hotels are guaranteed to make your visit much more relaxing with rooftop pools, in-room spa services, and even free Metro Smart-Trip cards.
Expect this map updated every so often.. If you believe there were any essential hotels left out, be sure to let us know in the comments.
[UPDATED 5/6/2016: Hotel Helix was swapped for Mason & Rook. The Four Seasons, Mayflower, and Hay-Adams hotels were added.]
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