About the Apartel
1911 R St NW, Washington, DC 20009, USA
Dupont Circle was part of famous architect Charles L’Enfant’s plan for America’s capital city. The Dupont Circle Apartel is a short walk from this major transport hub, making it a great place to start your Washington, DC vacation. You can quickly reach all major Washington DC destinations (including the Reagan Airport), whether you want to shop at Union Market or visit the any of the memorials, parks and landmarks that the Capital city has to offer.
What You’ll Do
At the heart of Dupont Circle is the fountain and park which lie in the center of the traffic circle that gives the area its name. The park itself is a great place to relax or play a game of chess with one of Dupont Circle’s chess champions.
Grab a seat on the metro and quickly find yourself shopping at the National Mall or exploring the Union Market. The White House, Capitol Hill and the Smithsonian Museums are also close by. Visit the Kennedy Center on the banks of the Potomac River, take a stroll to the Lincoln Memorial, or trek through the 800-acre Great Falls Park.
For a truly unique experience, visit the Mansion on O Street. The Mansion is a unique site in DC combining a museum, restaurant, event center, and more. Self guided tours start at $15, but more unique tours feature treasure hunts and access to secret rooms and passages in this historic landmark.