Riggs Washington DC
Opening early 2020
In the original Riggs National Bank building on a prominent corner at 900 F Street, Riggs Washington DC welcomes you to the historic heart of Washington, D.C., with comfortable, modern accommodations, an environmentally conscious restaurant, boundary-pushing cocktail bar, and rooftop event space with spectacular views. Representing the vitality and resurgence of the Penn Quarter neighborhood, this completely renovated space stands proudly, honoring the legacy of its address.
- 181 spacious guestrooms offer you views of the city or courtyard and a place to call home in Washington, D.C.
- Say "I do" on an expansive rooftop terrace overlooking the majestic U.S. Capitol Building
- Step downstairs to the bank's original basement vault for a cocktail created by an award-winning mixologist
- Host a meeting or special event in the flexible 2,500-sq-ft / 232-sq-m event space, which opens onto a 1,500-sq-ft / 139-sq-m terrace
- The Lincoln Memorial, Washington Monument, and the museums and monuments of the National Mall are just a 10-minute walk from the hotel
Among D.C.'s most energetic and diverse neighborhoods, Penn Quarter and Chinatown are abuzz day and night. Expect plenty of foot traffic, elaborately dressed storefronts, and vibrant restaurants in this urban enclave convenient to the Metro and within steps of iconic Washington, D.C., sights and attractions.
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A thoughtful approach to every detail makes Riggs Washington DC the best choice for business and leisure travelers visiting the U.S. capitpl. Super-plush mattresses and linens, down-feather duvets, and custom Italian Carrara marble baths with luxurious toiletries and spacious walk-in showers provide a relaxing environment in the heart of the city. All 181 guestrooms and 15 suites offer views of the city or the quiet courtyard.
Dining at Riggs Washington DC focuses on modern and vegetable-focused interpretations of classic favorites. The menu places a priority on the sustainability of the ingredients and how the kitchen contributes socially and environmentally to its community.
Café Riggs – Serving food and drinks from the comfort of the bar, dining room, and café, this all-occasion restaurant features classic dishes with a contemporary twist. With its expansive ceilings and grand columns, Café Riggs is reminiscent of the grandeur of European brassieres.
Silver Lyan – Within the hotel's lower level, once the original bank vault, Silver Lyan introduces an international award-winning mixologist to the U.S. market and an original cocktail bar concept that plays on the history of the cultural exchange in America.
The hotel's health club and fitness center offers a unique workout experience. It is not only furnished with best-in-class fitness equipment, but the wooden floors and historic columns throughout the 1800-sq-ft / 167-sq-m gym create an ambiance of majesty and awe.
After two decades of renewal and revitalization, the Penn Quarter neighborhood boasts a variety of entertainment and cultural options, including The National Portrait Gallery, Capital One Arena, CityCenterDC, Ford's Theatre, and Chinatown, as well as a growing list of must-visit restaurants and bars. Anything you are looking for in Washington, D.C., is within walking distance or a short trip via public transportation, taxi, or ride share.
The National Mall, home to iconic monuments including the Lincoln Memorial and Washington Monument is a 10-minute walk from the hotel. The domed U.S. Capitol is at the eastern end of the National Mall and the White House is to the north. The Smithsonian museums flank the Mall and its lawns and pathways are frequented by school groups, joggers, and international visitors.
Other attractions within 2 mi / 3 km of the hotel include:
- Spy Museum
- Old Post Office Museum
- 9:30 Club
- The Anthem
Riggs Washington DC
Situated on the corner of 9th and F Streets, where city life is continuously reimagined and reinvented, Riggs Washington DC stands proud and dignified, as it has for more than a century.
Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport is 3.6 mi / 627 km from the hotel.
Washington Dulles International Airport is 27 mi / 43 km from the hotel.
Baltimore/Washington Thurgood Marshall International Airport is 34 mi / 55 km from the hotel.