Your Launchpad to
DC City Center

Designed to be smart and efficient, our hotel has everything you need to feel comfortable and inspired to discover our neighborhood.


Effective July 27, all guests arriving into Washington, DC from high-risk states and traveling for non-essential activities will be required to self-quarantine for 14 days from their arrival in DC. Please click here for more information and the list of states.

  • Motto Commons

    A community hub for travelers and locals—for work, play, coffee, food, and drinks.

  • Smart, efficient rooms

    Roughly 150 square feet (12'x13'), our flexible rooms are efficient and streamlined.

  • Connected Room

    Stream to your 50-inch TV and control the climate and lighting through Connected Room using the Hilton Honors app.

  • Efficient check-in/out

    Choose your room, check in from 3 pm, and check out by 12 pm with the Hilton Honors app.

  • Stay fit

    Our fitness center is temporarily closed, but our team can recommend the best running/biking trails and outdoor fitness activities available throughout the city.

  • Food and drink

    Coffee shop, all-day diner, whiskey lounge, and rooftop bar.

  • Parking/public transportation

    While on-site parking is not available, Motto partners with Colonial Parking at Gallery Place, just one block away. Cost is $25.95 per 24 hours with in/out privileges. Parking reservations must be booked in advance of arrival. Reserve parking.

  • Traveling as a group?

    Reserve a group of ten or more rooms. Book a room block.

  • Accessible features
  • Accessible public areas, elevators, and guest rooms
  • Payments accepted
  • Motto is a cash-free property. Credit cards accepted: American Express, Discover, MasterCard, and Visa
  • Payment policy
  • We place an incidental hold of 15% on your credit card for additional purchases/damages.
  • Cancellation policy
  • 72-hour cancellation policy; refer to your reservation confirmation to verify your policy or call the hotel for assistance.
  • Smoking policy
  • 100% non-smoking
  • Pet policy
  • Service animals only

Travel-Sized
ROOMS

Motto rooms are cozy, modern and private with a smaller, more efficient footprint. Each features free WiFi and smart room tech making it easy to stream your favorite shows. The average room is roughly 150 square feet.

The Queen

A bed that’s fit for one or two. It’s everything you need, and nothing you don’t.

The Full

A spin-off of our queen room for the solo traveler… or two if you like to snuggle.

The Bunk

The Bunk—for when you want a roommate but also want your own space.

Motto
COMMONS

Whether you’re grabbing a coffee or a cocktail, having a small bite or mingling, Motto Commons is the place to begin and end your day.

Crimson Diner & Coffee Bar

A warm, inviting space on our main floor. Socialize, work or wind-down with all-day breakfast and Southern favorites.
EFFECTIVE JULY 20, 2020, CRIMSON DINER IS CLOSED, BUT THE COFFEE BAR IS OPEN AND AVAILABLE FOR TAKEOUT.

Crimson View

Located at penthouse level, Crimson View is the ideal place to capture the DC sunset and views of the Washington Monument. Join us for craft beer, cocktails, local wines, and snacks. The bi-folding doors mean every season is rooftop season.
EFFECTIVE, JULY 1, 2020, CRIMSON VIEW IS OPEN FOR TABLE SERVICE ONLY.

Crimson Whiskey Bar

IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA REOPENING PLAN, CRIMSON WHISKEY BAR IS TEMPORARILY CLOSED.
Always buzzing, our lower-level bar is a traditional public house serving 150 types of bourbon, craft cocktails, beer, wine, and a Southern menu.

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NEIGHBORHOOD

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    Food & Drink

Capital One Arena

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Walter E. Washington Convention Center

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National Mall

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The Wharf

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Washington Monument

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Smithsonian American Art Museum

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National Building Museum

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Union Station

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CityCenterDC

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Boqueria tapas bar

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China Chilcano Peruvian restaurant

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Chaia Tacos

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Daikaya ramen and Izakaya

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Denson liquor bar

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The Partisan butcher shop

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GETTING HERE

We’re located across the street from Gallery Place/Chinatown metro station.

From the train station

Union Station: Two stops on the Metro’s red line (toward Shady Grove) or a 5-minute taxi ride.

From the airport

Reagan National Airport (DCA): Six stops on the Metro’s yellow line (toward Fort Totten) or a 20-minute taxi ride.

Dulles International Airport (IAD): 45-60 minute taxi ride.

Baltimore-Washington International Airport (BWI): 45-60 minute taxi ride.

Parking

While on-site parking is not available, Motto partners with Colonial Parking at Gallery Place, just one block away. Cost is $25.95 per 24 hours with in/out privileges. Parking reservations must be booked in advance of arrival. Reserve parking.

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    Motto by Hilton
    Washington DC City Center

    627 H St. NW, 20001
    +1-202-847-4444 | mottodc@modushotels.com