Mandarin Oriental, Washington DC

Overlooking the Southwest waterfront, with 373-guestrooms, Mandarin Oriental, Washington DC is walking distance to monuments, the National Mall, and District Wharf. Newly renovated guestrooms offer impressive views with a relaxed elegance. Upgrade to Club for exclusive benefits and special amenities. Built to effortlessly blend business with pleasure, the hotel encompasses 36,00 sq. feet/3,44 sq. meters of flexible meeting space. The Forbes 4-Star Spa includes an indoor swimming pool and fitness center. Indulge in East-meets-West cuisine at Muze, savor lite fare and hand-crafted cocktails in Empress Lounge.


The hotel’s garden features cherry blossom trees planted by the daughter and granddaughter of Mayor Ozaki, the man who gifted the original 3,000 cherry blossom trees to Washington, DC in 1912.

Among the many pieces of art displayed, the large signature painting in the lobby, “Above Washington, DC” which was commissioned from artist Zhong-Yang Huang, depicts the last empress of China on a swing over DC, blending Eastern and Western cultures. She lived in the “Forbidden City” in Beijing and reportedly had a fascination with western culture.

Mandarin Oriental, Washington DC is the only hotel in the city to provide direct access to the Jefferson Memorial, Tidal Basin and the city’s famed Cherry Blossom trees.

The hotel is the largest, luxury hotel in Washington, DC to be 100 percent wind powered.


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Conveniently located in the center of the city, we are within walking distance of many of Washington DC’s most famous attractions.

  • Close to sights such as the Tidal Basin, Jefferson Memorial and Washington Monument
  • 12 minutes from Ronald Reagan National Airport
  • 20 minute walk to the White House

Blending Oriental elegance with traditional American style, all of our rooms and suites enjoy views over the city or the elegant waterfront.

  • 373 beautifully decorated rooms
  • 51 spacious suites
  • Breathtaking 3-bedroom Presidential Suite
  • 24 hour In-Room Dining

Our restaurants are just as impressive as Washington's glorious architecture surrounding them. With a choice of menus, drinks and settings we offer a range of fabulous luxury dining options.

  • Enjoy creative cuisine and bespoke cocktails for lunch, afternoon tea, dinner, and evening snacks in a vibrant atmosphere at Empress.
  • The Marina Room hosts a Continental Breakfast on Saturdays and Sundays consisting of a nourishing selection of morning delights with expansive views of the Southwest waterfront.
  • Stay comfortable in your room with a chef-inspired menu of dishes or breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks, afternoon tea, and of course breakfast in bed with our In-Room Dining menu.

Spread over 10,500 feet, our luxurious spa is a tranquil urban oasis with a serene atmosphere and stunning facilities.

  • Eight treatment rooms
  • Dedicated beauty suite
  • Zen relaxation area
  • Separate gentlemen’s and ladies’ lounges
  • Heat and water experience, including amethyst steam room, sauna, a vitality pool, ice fountain and cold plunge pool

We have a range of venues offering space, originality and state-of-the-art technology.

  • Two ballrooms, including the 8,300 square foot Grand Ballroom with 18-ft high ceilings and private access
  • Nine versatile meeting rooms
  • 5,000 square-foot garden with views of the Southwest Waterfront and Jefferson Memorial
  • Fully-equipped Business Center
  • Intimate art gallery featuring TIMELESS Cherry Blossom Collection by Ron Blunt. Has private lift access and private flagstone patio

Take time out from your busy Washington DC schedule to make the most of our comprehensive leisure facilities.

  • 50-foot indoor swimming pool
  • Fully equipped Fitness Center
  • Private yoga and exercise classes
  • Exclusive access to The Club and its private lounge

The Club

Our luxurious Club is designed to offer both business and leisure travellers a peaceful retreat.

  • Private check-in and check-out services
  • Assistance with last-minute details and arrangements during your stay
  • European Breakfast available daily
  • All-day snacks as well as cocktail reception from 5 to 7pm daily
  • Two work stations, Internet and printers
  • Complimentary use of The Library private meeting space, available in two-hour increments

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All of our images are downloadable through the gallery.
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