Washington, DC Summer Savings Discount Hotel Rooms 20-25%

Summer vacation highlights include USA Soccer, DC Jazz Festival, July 4thand 50thAnniversary of March on Washington

Apr 30, 2013, 10:39 ET from Destination DC

WASHINGTON, April 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today Destination DC, the official tourism and marketing office for the nation's capital, announces their summer promotion: Select hotels will reward visitors staying in the District two or more nights with deep discounts. This seasonal incentive: 20% off on two-night accommodations and 25% off rooms booked for three or more nights will be available May 23-September 8, 2013.  Additionally Washington, DC VIP discounts will be offered at over 40 participating attractions, live theaters, restaurants and tour companies in a show-your-badge style campaign. Hotel reservations can be made online as of May 1, 2013: www.Washington.org/summer and by phone: 1-877-442-8644.

"A great summer vacation in Washington, DC begins with easy to activate hotel room discounts," said Elliott L. Ferguson, president and CEO of Destination DC. "Book a room on Washington.org, select your discount and soak up the season at the DC Jazz Festival or the soccer match between the United States and Germany men's teams in June. With rates cut by as much as 25%, visitors can afford to return for a signature celebration like the Fourth of July fireworks and again for a once-in-a-lifetime event such as the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington in August."

Participating hotels include:

Alexandria Quality Inn Mount Vernon 

Georgetown University Hotel & Conference Center

Capitol Skyline Hotel 

Hotel Helix

Churchill Hotel 

Hotel George

Comfort Inn Downtown DC/Convention Center 

Hotel Rouge

Courtyard by Marriott Washington Convention 

Melrose Georgetown Hotel, Washington, DC


The Normandy Hotel

Courtyard Washington, DC/US Capitol 

One Washington Circle Hotel

The Dupont Circle Hotel 

Phoenix Park Hotel

The Embassy Row Hotel 

Renaissance Washington, DC

The Fairfax at Embassy Row 

Residence Inn Dupont Circle

Four Points by Sheraton 

Washington Marriott

Georgetown Suites 

Washington Marriott Wardman Park

Additional discounts throughout the city underline what a rich variety of experiences DC offers.
Visitors can use their Washington, DC VIP pass to save 10-25% at over 40 select outlets including:

1789 Restaurant

Morrison-Clark Inn & Restaurant

Arena Stage 

Nick's Riverside Grill

Asia Nine Bar & Lounge 

Le Pain Quotidien

Avenue Café Restaurant 

Phillips Flagship Seafood Restaurant

B. Smith's 

Ping Pong Dim Sum-Chinatown

Beacon Bar & Grill 

Pizza Bolli's

Brasserie Beck 


Capitol Steps 

Potomac Riverboat Company


Russia House Lounge

Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar 

Shear Madness

Dance Place 

Smithsonian IMAX Theaters & Planetarium

Foggy Bottom Grocery 

Smithsonian Tours by Segway

Fujimar Restaurant & Lima Lounge 

Spirit of Mount Vernon

The International Spy Museum 

Terrapin Adventures

The Grill from Ipanema 

Tony & Joe's Seafood Place

Hard Rock Café 

Tourneau-Pentagon City

The Henley Park Hotel Restaurant 

Tudor Place Historic House & Garden

Hill Country Barbecue Market 

Tuscana West

The Mansion on O Street 

Uno Chicago Grill


Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company

Marcel's by Robert Wiedmaier 


Meridian Pint 

To become a DC VIP, a traveler must first book a room on Washington.org, and then download the pass on Washington.org. To activate these discounts, visitors must present their room key and either a printed copy of the Washington, DC VIP pass or display their confirmation on a smart phone or tablet at participating vendors' points of sale.

About Destination DC:  Destination DC, the lead destination marketing organization for the nation's capital, is a private, non-profit membership organization of more than 850 businesses committed to marketing the area as a premier global convention, tourism and special events destination with a special emphasis on the arts, cultural and historic communities. Destinationdc.com.

SOURCE Destination DC