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Kimpton Banneker Hotel

The Banneker,a 10-story distinct and sophisticated boutique hotel, engaging guests in the rich history and urban culture of the nation’s capital. Located at Scott Circle in the Embassy Row and 16th Street Historic District, The Banneker features curated artwork throughout, along with 3,800 square feet of flexible indoor and outdoor meeting space, an intimate and relaxed French bistro, and a year-round rooftop bar and open air deck with iconic views of the Washington Monument and the White House, which sits just six blocks away.

Our guests could stay anywhere in the city, but they are drawn to this home away from home, a playful balance between the city’s historic past and modern times.

Oversized guest rooms offer thoughtful design that breathes comfort and ease into every element of our guest’s experience. Find comfort in our Frette linen and bathrobes, locally infused mini-bars and spacious work-space.

The Banneker is home to a new French bistro, Le Sel. Classic at its roots with a modern twist, Le Sel offers an intimate environment with patio seating serving elevated comfort food, prepared with locally sourced ingredients.

Our city center locations finds us just under a mile to commute to the Walter E. Washington Convention Center.

Explore the culture of our neighborhood with a complimentary downloadable Heritage Trail audio guided tour by Cultural Tourism DC.

A few scenic steps to the bustling 14th Street design and dining districts.

Facility Amenities
Breakfast - Restaurant, Dinner - Restaurant, Lunch - Restaurant, Pets, Show as Hotel, Adjoining Rooms, Cable, Feature Movie, Hair Dryer, Handicapped access, Wifi in the room, In-room Safe, Iron/Board, Mini-Bar, Robes, Speakerphone, T1/T3, Voicemail, Refrigerator, Separate Dressing Area, A/V Equipment, White board, Easels, Flip Chart, Wifi, Cafe/Coffee Shop, Fitness Center, Fitness Center Privileges, Business Center, Coffee/Tea Service, Concierge, Daily Newspaper, FIT Voucher, Multilingual Staff, Room Service, Turn-Down Service, Bar/Lounge, Motor Coach Parking off site, Free Wifi, ADA compliant, Multilingual, No Contact Services, Sneeze Guards/Contact Barriers, Reduced Occupancy/Occupancy Limits, Limited Elevator Occupancy, Social Distance Markings/Signage, Social Distance Furniture Configurations, Hand Wash/Sanitizer Stations, Single Use Menus, Curbside Pick Up Available, Gym Configured for Social Distance, Mobile Concierge, Keyless Entry, Health Related Staff Training, Community Health Virtual Classes, Gym Reopened, Room Service Available, Hotel Outdoor Dining Available, Reservations Accepted, Hotel Restaurant/ Bar Open, Site Visit Attendee Limit
Number of Bars / Lounge
# of Restaurant
Airport Shuttle - Airport
# of ADA rooms
Unique Features
Le Sel, an authentic French bistro serving breakfast, lunch, happy-hour, dinner Lady Bird, a year-round Rooftop Bar experience with iconic views IHG Rewards Club members get complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi on all devices Rise to complimentary French press coffee & tea service Unwind with our evening hosted Social Hour 24-hour in room dining provided by Le Sel onsite bistro Complimentary Kimpton PUBLIC bikes Curated downloadable neighborhood maps & audible walking tours by Cultural Tourism DC Forge new partnerships in our Executive Board room or Private Dining Room Truehearted friends are everything, Pet-friendly accommodations Expressively yours, a multilingual guest services staff Modern 24-hour fitness studio, includes a Peloton bike, and free weights Distinctive onsite events + catering services specialist
Nearby Landmarks
Embassy Row, The White House, Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Min to Airport
Distance to Conv Center
0.8 Miles
Distance to Metro
0.5 Miles
Metro Station
Dupont Circle
With In/Out Priviledges
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Metro Line
Payment Options
American Express, Cash, MasterCard, Visa
Website for "Health & Safety Policy"
Website for COVID-19 response
Open For
Indoor Dining, Outdoor Dining, Take Out
Reservation Requirements
Reservations Accepted, Walk-ins Accepted
Employee Safety Requirements
Mask Required
Visitor Safety Requirements
Mask Required
Site Visit Attendee Limit #

Meeting Space

Room Name Dimensions Total Sq. Ft. Ceiling Height Theater Capacity Banquet Capacity Classroom Capacity Addl Info
Total Meeting Space --x-- 1178.00 -- -- -- --
1315 16th St. NW
Washington, DC 20036
Dupont Circle

(202) 232-8000 / (202) 667-9827 fax or dhernandez () thebanneker ! com

Kimpton Banneker Hotel Space

Largest Room: 1100
Total Square Footage: 3500

Kimpton Banneker Hotel General Info

Number of Rooms: 3
Number of Sleeping Units: 144

Kimpton Banneker Hotel Proximity

Min to Airport: 20
Distance to Conv Center: 0.8
Distance to Metro: 0.5