We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Holiday Inn Washington DC-Central/White House

Hotel website
Hotel deals
1501 Rhode Island Ave. NW, Washington DC, DC 20005
Special Offer
Save 10-30%
2 people have started booking this hotel
Book on
TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with getaroom to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
1 room 1 adult
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Check Availability
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Professional photos
Holiday Inn Washington DC-Central\/White House
View Map
Add Photo Write a Review

829 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
The Woodlands, Texas
Level Contributor
27 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The staff was extremely nice and accommodating. The location is good--about a 10 minute walk from a couple of metro stations. The room was clean and orderly. The cheeseburger at the restaurant was juicy and the fries very tasty. Breakfast was very good with a very large selection of items. Would definitely stay again.

Helpful?
Thank AggieBQ96
HotelManager1501, Manager at Holiday Inn Washington DC-Central/White House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our hotel and your nice comments about our staff and our restaurant. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and your visit to Washington, DC. We hope that you will visit us again. More 

Level Contributor
31 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ubicated only 4 block from White House. You can walk all around. Markets, restaurant, bar, store around the corner. Horrible pool in the roof. Charge for parking. Included hot breakfast is bad. If you want better have to pay for it.

Helpful?
Thank Lola G
HotelManager1501, Manager at Holiday Inn Washington DC-Central/White House, responded to this review

Thank you for your candid review. We apologize that your recent stay did not meet expectations. We appreciate your comments and will share these with our team so that we can continue to improve our services. However, our pool has been closed for the season since September and is not accessible while closed. We do hope to have the opportunity... More 

Champaign-Urbana, Illinois
Level Contributor
60 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a decent place but could've been so much better. The rooms and general decorum were great, with very clean bathrooms. Room service cleared up everything everyday with perfection. The location was excellent as well and the WiFi was fast. However, the breakfast was pretty pathetic. The food was good, but limiting it to two per room made no... More 

Helpful?
Thank sushobhan3216
HotelManager1501, Manager at Holiday Inn Washington DC-Central/White House, responded to this review

Thank you for your candid review. We apologize that some parts of your recent stay did not meet your expectations. We are currently working to make enhancements to deliver a more comfortable stay for all of our guests. A room remodeling project has just begun, expected to be concluded in March 2016. We do hope to have the opportunity to... More 

Nashville, TN USA
Level Contributor
309 reviews
201 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is second review of this hotel. The last time was 2+ years ago and it seems thing improved. There is renovations on certain way floors that was a bit annoying during the day. Staff was great to solve any issues. We did have an issue with a hideabed being dirty upon arrival. While annoying the staff was great to... More 

Helpful?
Thank pine129
HotelManager1501, Manager at Holiday Inn Washington DC-Central/White House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our hotel. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for bringing these items to our attention. We apologize for the inconveniences you faced during your stay, as that is not up to our normal standards. We look forward to welcoming you again on your next visit to... More 

Pembroke Pines, Florida
Level Contributor
9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Family n I planned a DC get away! Was a blast, Holiday inn let us check in early which gave us more time for fun! We were close to White House, Capitol Bldg, museums, Lincoln Monument, Veterans Memorial, Martin Luther King Monument and much more..we did not have to schedule tours...everything was in walking distance. We got to see more... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank GinaMoreno1016
HotelManager1501, Manager at Holiday Inn Washington DC-Central/White House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our hotel and your very nice comments about our staff and services. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope that you will visit us again. More 

Gold Coast
Level Contributor
34 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I wasn't too impressed when I allowed my travel consultant to book hotels in Boston and DC...and she recommended Holiday Inns. I guess my non-American view was of cheap,rather dingy establishments in need of refurbishment. Not so here. We spent six days in DC last November in glorious, unseasonably warm weather. Our welcome at this hotel was warm as well.... More 

Helpful?
3 Thank LionessGoldCoast
HotelManager1501, Manager at Holiday Inn Washington DC-Central/White House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our hotel and your nice comments about our staff and restaurant. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and your overall visit to Washington, DC . We hope that you will visit us again. More 

New York City, New York
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good services, Pretty rooms, Close to restaurants, metro, white house and congress building. More than above, always Holiday Inn makes me to feel that I am in home. * Need some improvements in dealing of the young person in counter who was in-charge on 19-Dec-15 for Restaurant for breakfast.

Helpful?
Thank Renu R
HotelManager1501, Manager at Holiday Inn Washington DC-Central/White House, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent visit at our hotel and please accept our sincerest apologies for the problems you encountered in the hotel restaurant Please be assured that these issues will be looked into. We value your comments and welcome the opportunity to serve you again. More 

Illinois
Level Contributor
38 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had arrived on DC for the last week in May. We had only backpacks and had travelled on Amtrak from Chicago. Our station was about 6-8 blocks away and we chose to walk to the hotel. The hotel was very nice and always seemed to be busy. Our room was clean and faced the street. We did not hear... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Andralo
HotelManager1501, Manager at Holiday Inn Washington DC-Central/White House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our hotel and your nice comments about our staff. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, especially our pool in the summer time. We hope that you will visit us again. More 

Athens, Ohio
Level Contributor
13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I ended up staying at this Holiday Inn by accident but the customer service was excellent. They were very accommodating to me and my last minute check in and request for an early check in. I also got a room upgrade due to remodeling on the floor where they originally placed me and I received a free breakfast. And the... More 

Helpful?
Thank ivywriter
HotelManager1501, Manager at Holiday Inn Washington DC-Central/White House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our hotel and your nice comments about our staff and our breakfast. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope that you will visit us again. More 

Richmond, Virginia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I do not typically write reviews but in this case I felt necessary to share my experience at the Holiday Inn Central in DC. The staff was so professional and friendly! From the time I checked in and during my stay I interacted with two gentleman at the front desk, Fuad and Jason. (Didn't catch their last names) From a... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Chris S
HotelManager1501, Manager at Holiday Inn Washington DC-Central/White House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our hotel and your very nice comments about some of our staff members at the front desk - we'll be sure to share your comments with them. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and your overall visit to Washington, DC. We look forward to having you as our... More 

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

393 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (102)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (34)
Viewed
View from room (4)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (3)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (6)
Viewed
Other (53)

Expert photos: Taken by TripAdvisor travel experts

Viewed
All expert photos (230)
Viewed
Amenities (39)
Viewed
King Regular (91)
Viewed
Restaurants and Bars (26)
Viewed
The Hotel (74)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (61)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (33)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (4)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (1)
Viewed
Dining (10)
Viewed
View from room (5)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (7)
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Washington DC hotels
Holiday Inn Washington - Capitol
#79 of 138 in Washington DC
4.0 of 5 stars 1,907 reviews
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suit...
#96 of 138 in Washington DC
4.0 of 5 stars 236 reviews
Logan Circle/ Shaw
Washington Plaza
Washington Plaza
#48 of 138 in Washington DC
4.0 of 5 stars 1,709 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Comfort Inn Downtown DC / Conven...
#58 of 138 in Washington DC
4.0 of 5 stars 811 reviews
Downtown / Chinatown
Hilton Garden Inn Washington, DC Downtown
DoubleTree Hotel Washington DC
#95 of 138 in Washington DC
4.0 of 5 stars 974 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay