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Rooms facing Mandarin Oriental, Washington DC’s quiet and serene courtyard are popular, but it’s the Water View rooms, overlooking the waterfront or Tidal Basin (and Jefferson Memorial), that afford the best views. City View rooms on higher floors boast vistas of famed landmarks such as the Washington Monument.
With 3,500 square feet, the three-bedroom Presidential Suite offers the height of luxury. Panoramic views from floor-to-ceiling windows stretch from Georgetown to Old Town, offering vistas of the National Cathedral, Lincoln Memorial, John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, and Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington Cemetery, among other historical landmarks. Booking the Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star hotel's Presidential Suite will guarantee views of all the city’s major sites, reminding you every time you glance out the window that you’re staying in the nation’s capital.