Sophisticated hotel with luxury pool

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Booking agent description: This 4-star hotel in the eclectic Capitol Hill district is home to a celebrity chef and a rooftop pool and bar. Luxurious rooms all have a 37-inch flatscreen TV with web browser, iHome docking station and deluxe toiletries – you can even have a massage in your room.

Location: Capitol Hill, Washington

Hotel rating: 4 out of 1,998 reviews

Hotel facilities: Air Conditioning, Wi Fi Connection, Interior corridor access to rooms, Room service, Pets allowed, Private dining for groups

Room facilities: Data port

Accepted credit cards: American Express, Discover, Mastercard, Visa

Hotel policies: Pets welcome, Smoking not permitted

Business amenities: Business Center, Meeting Rooms