The Willard, Washington DC
Elegant and luxurious, The Willard is a true Washington DC
landmark and is located just one block from the White House itself.
Frequented by Abraham Lincoln and numerous other US presidents,
this glorious, historic hotel has seen some pivotal moments in US
history; Mark Twain wrote two novels here, and it was also where
Martin Luther King Jr. completed his legendary "I have a dream"
speech. It goes without saying that the facilities at The Willard
are extensive and impressive. Afternoon tea is hosted in Peacock
Alley, French bistro cuisine is served at Café du Parc, whilst
Occidental Grill & Seafood offers a menu of steak and safood.
For a relaxing drink, try the Round Robin Bar, which also serves a
selection of light meals and snacks, or the Scotch Bar. Leisure
facilities include a fully-equipped gym and a luxurious spa
offering a wide range of treatments and therapies (payable
locally). All rooms at The Willard are air conditioned and come
with a telephone, flat screen television, high-speed internet
access, radio, CD player, safe and a minibar. A laundry service is
available at the hotel.