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The Hay Adams - Special Offers

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Leading Celebrations

Where every moment is a special occasion. Our Celebrations Package includes a luxurious room, champagne, flowers, chocolate-dipped strawberries, and Full American Breakfast for two served in the privacy of your room. Packages available from $529 plus tax per night.Read More

4th of July Dinner & Firework Package

Join The Hay-Adams for a festive 4th of July celebration above the bustling crowds. Our package includes luxury accommodations and a full 3-course dinner for two, complete with wine pairing. This special evening concludes with a sparkling soiree on the 9th floor, at the legendary Top of The Hay, overlooking The White House, Monuments, and The National Mall. From this perfect perch, guests gather to view the Capitol Fourth's spectacular fireworks display, while enjoying a full open bar, butler passed cocktails, and house-made delights from Pastry Chef, Josh Short.Read More

The Perfect Proposal

Sweep your sweetheart off their feet and indulge at The Hay-Adams with our memorable proposal package. This romantic experience includes luxuriously appointed accommodations where fresh flowers, chocolate covered strawberries and hand-selected champagne await your arrival. A three course dinner curated by our Executive Chef, paired with a bottle of fine wine selected by our experts will create the perfect start to your special evening in our Lafayette Dining Room. Explore the romance of the city with a two hour private tour of the picturesque monuments by night. The next morning, enjoy complimentary Full American Breakfast together served in the privacy of your room, and complete your getaway with a set of Tiffany & Co. crystal champagne glasses as a keepsake of an unforgettable occasion. This is where we take care of the details, so you can plan the proposal of your dreams.Read More

Discover DC Family Package

Uncover our nation’s capital with The Hay-Adams Discover DC Family Package. Your journey begins with a Full American Breakfast before heading out to explore the city. Children receive their very own fun-filled backpack, complete with goodies, a baseball cap, and a scavenger hunt to help them discover the sites of DC. Return to relax in the comfort of your room after a full day of adventure. Reserve a 2nd room and enjoy a $100 hotel credit to use during your stay. Reserve a suite, and enjoy a $200 hotel credit.Read More

Winter Wedding Package

Let love sparkle this winter at The Hay-Adams. Book your November 2017 through March 2018 Winter Wedding and receive the following:Read More

The Hay Adams - Hay Adams Events

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Smithsonian Folklife Festival

Explore cultural heritage and international folk life from around the world at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival. Learn traditional food recipes, international crafts and more at the Smithsonian sponsored event. Read More

Independence Day

Celebrate America’s birthday, above the crowds, at The Hay-Adams. Our Dinner & Firework Package features accommodations, fine dining and champagne with desserts at the Top of The Hay, where you will have unparalleled views of the Capital’s Firework display. Read More

National Independence Day Parade

Celebrate the 4th of July with the National Independence Day Parade in the Nation’s Capital. Marching bands, floats and performers will honor America’s birthday while traveling down the historic Constitution Avenue. Read More

Father’s Day

Celebrate Father’s Day in the Nation’s Capital with luxury accommodations, fine dining,  and unparalleled D.C. location at The Hay-Adams. Guests enjoy convenient access to all of the city’s most popular attractions like the National Mall, Walter E. Washington Convention Center, and Verizon Center.  Pamper your father with the best of Washington, D.C.  Read More

DC Jazz Festival

Washington, D.C. is home to over 40 venues that will participate in the DC’s Jazz Festival. Musicians of all levels with share their passion for Jazz with over 125 performances throughout the week, make sure to catch one during your free time. Read More

The Hay Adams - Hay Adams Press Releases

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The Hay-Adams Introduces The Perfect Stress Reliever In-Room Amenity, An Adult Coloring Book Created by Pulitzer Prize Winner Matt Wuerker

Washington, DC, (February 13, 2017) -The Hay-Adams is pleased to introduce a complimentary new pocketsize coloring book, commissioned exclusively for the hotel and created by Pulitzer Prize cartoonist Matt Wuerker. Almost a year in the making, the 13-page book sports drawings of 11 iconic monuments in the nation’s capital along with some more intimate settings in and around the landmark Hay-Adams, situated steps from the White House. The art book has an accompanying set of six color pencils that are also an idea travel size in their carrying box. So, when days are long and nights sleepless in this power city, this new amenity affords some relaxing fun for doodling and staying within Wuerker’s carefully drawn sketches.   Wuerker’s work can also be seen in the hotel’s famous watering hole, Off The Record, as he was one of the artists commissioned to create some of the collectible political drink coasters. There is also an impressive collection of political cartoons and character sketches of Washington’s newsmakers on display in Off The Record. The entire collection featured here contains works by award-winning illustrator Richard Thompson and cartoonists Matt Wuerker, Ann Telnaes, Mike Jenkins and Kevin “KAL” Kallaugher.     The award-winning Hay-Adams is located at 800 16th Street NW, Washington DC, 20006, across Lafayette Square from the White House. It offers guests Washington's most prestigious address with views overlooking the White House, Lafayette Square and St. John's Church, the "Church of the Presidents."  The hotel is just minutes from the Smithsonian Museums, the Washington Monument, the Capitol Building, the Mall, as well as convenient to Metro stations and the convention center. For reservations or more information call (202) 638-6600 or visit their website at www.hayadams.com. xxxRead More

THE HAY-ADAMS RECOGNIZED WITH CONDÉ NAST TRAVELER’S 2017 GOLD LIST AWARD HONORING THE WORLD’S BEST HOTELS AND CRUISE LINES ACCORDING TO CONDÉ NAST TRAVELER’S EDITORS & CONTRIBUTORS.

WASHINGTON, DC (December 20, 2016) – Condé Nast Traveler today announced the winners of its 2017 GOLD LIST with The Hay-Adams recognized as one of the selected winners in the world’s best hotels and cruise lines.   The Condé Nast Traveler Gold List 2017 recognizes the hotels around the world that the title’s editors and contributors visit time and time again – and daydream about long after checkout. “This year’s Gold List is a collective love letter to all of those hotels and resorts around the world that set the standard for a life well-lived,” says Pilar Guzmán in her editor’s letter. “So while these stays are meant to take you out of the familiar, they nonetheless serve as the gold standard for how we should treat one another and ourselves – even when we are the ones making the beds”   “Being recognized by Condé Nast Traveler for a 2017 Gold List award is an important achievement for our entire hospitality team,” states Vice President & General Manager Hans Bruland. “We wish to thank our frequent guests for their ongoing support, helping us earn this achievement among our peers.”   About Condé Nast Traveler   As the most discerning, up-to-the-minute voice in all things travel, Condé Nast Traveler is the global citizen’s bible and muse, offering both inspiration and vital intel. Condé Nast Traveler is the most trusted and celebrated name in travel with 6 National Magazine Award wins and 26 nominations in its 28-year history. Advertising Age named Pilar Guzmán Editor of the Year in 2014 and CNTraveler.com attained 3 Webby Awards in 2015. www.cntraveler.com   The award-winning Hay-Adams hotel is located at 800 16th Street NW, Washington DC, 20006, across Lafayette Square from the White House. The historic Hay-Adams offers guests Washington's most prestigious address with views overlooking the White House, Lafayette Square and St. John's Church, the "Church of the Presidents." The hotel is just minutes from the Smithsonian, the Museums, the Washington Monument, the Capitol Building, the Mall, as well as convenient to Metro stations and the convention center. For reservations call (800) 853-6807 or visit their website at www.hayadams.com.Read More

Nicolas Legret Tapped as the New Executive Chef of The Hay-Adams

Washington, D.C. (May 17, 2016)–The Hay-Adams Vice President & General Manager, Hans Bruland is pleased to announce the appointment of Nicolas Legret as the new executive chef for the award-winning historic hotel.  The Hay-Adams, located at 800 16th Street, NW, Washington, DC, 20006, is the residence of choice for the most discriminating visitors and diners as it has consistently been recognized as one of the top 500 hotels in the world by top-tier travel publications, including being named to Travel + Leisure’s Top 100 Hotels in the World in 2015. Legret has been working as the chef de cuisine at The Hay-Adams since 2009, under his mentor Peter Schaffrath who is retiring after decades of stellar accomplishments in the hospitality industry as a leading chef.     “Nicolas has been an instrumental team member helping Peter Schaffrath and the entire team with the daily operations” explains General Manager Hans Bruland.  “We have the power dining oasis, The Lafayette, our popular bar, Off The Record, as well as the in-room dining and banquet facilities, including Top of the Hay, which directly overlooks the White House.  We know Nicolas is ready to take the helm of our culinary operations and look forward to his leadership.”   Legret will oversee the current culinary team members, Senior Executive Sous Chef Jaime Montes de Oca, who is responsible for the menus of The Lafayette, Off The Record and in-room dining, and Pastry Chef Josh Short, who creates desserts for all the hotel’s venues.  Legret was formerly the chef de cuisine at the Willard Room at The Willard InterContinental Hotel from 2006 to 2009. Here he helped revitalize the historic fine dining restaurant collaborating with Three-Star Michelin Chef, Antoine Westermann.  His hotel culinary experience also includes working as executive sous chef, once again working under the renowned Westermann, at the Sofitel Hotel, Lafayette Square for two years, assuming the executive chef responsibilities. Legret’s career encompasses honing his skills at some outstanding freestanding restaurants including Bistro 123 in McLean, Virginia, where he oversaw the French menu and was responsible for daily operations. He also worked at Le Mas Perrier/Le Bec-Fin in Philadelphia, where he served as executive sous for three years.  Here he collaborated with George Perrier to include menu design and concept execution.   Legret earned his C.A.P Classic French Cuisine in Blois, France at the Blois Restaurant School in 1988, and upon graduation, he worked in France at several important hotels, including the Two-Star Michelin restaurant at the Hôtel Le Bristol, the Two-Star Michelin restaurant at Hôtel Le Crillon, and the Two-Star Michelin restaurant Le Grand Vefour, all located in Paris.   The award-winning Hay-Adams is located at 800 16th Street, NW, Washington DC, 20006, across Lafayette Square from the White House.  The historic Hay-Adams offers guests Washington's most prestigious address with views overlooking the White House, Lafayette Square and St. John's Church, the "Church of the Presidents."  The hotel is just minutes from the Smithsonian, the Museums, the Washington Monument, the Capitol Building, the Mall, as well as convenient to Metro stations and the convention center.  For reservations or more information call (202) 638-6600 or visit the website at www.hayadams.com.Read More

The Hay-Adams Debuts Four New Shinola® Bikes For Guests Looking To Tour the Beautiful Sites of the Nation's Capital

Washington, D.C. (April 21, 2016) - This spring, the award-winning Hay-Adams, located steps away from the White House at 800 16th Street, NW, 20006, is pleased to debut four new three-speed Shinola bicycles available for guests staying on-property.  The bikes are available as a complimentary amenity, on a first-come, first-serve basis for guests aged 16 years and older.  They are stylishly equipped with “The Hay-Adams” vanity plates, and the concierge furnish a helmet and bike lock, as well as cycling maps with points of interest and snack-stopping options along the way. One can even pedal all the way to historic Mount Vernon taking in the Mall and its monuments, the tidal basin, and Potomac River in Alexandria, Virginia on a designated biking trail. “Washington has become a bike-friendly city in recent years with a majority of our city streets lined with visible bike lanes for riders,” says The Hay-Adams Vice President and General Manager Hans Bruland.  “We acquired four Mozi beach cruisers last year, and the bikes became so popular we decided to add to the hotel’s collection.  Guests can reserve a bike and tour the beautiful sites of the National Mall at their leisure.” Additionally, the hotel is happy to arrange for a complimentary car service to pick up guests and their bikes for those who ventured too far from the property and need assistance back.  Guests are encouraged to call the main number at (202) 638-6600 and select a pick-up time and location. The award-winning Hay-Adams is located at 800 16th Street NW, Washington DC, 20006, across Lafayette Square from the White House. The historic Hay-Adams offers guests Washington's most prestigious address with views overlooking the White House, Lafayette Square and St. John's Church, the "Church of the Presidents."  The hotel is just minutes from the Smithsonian, the Museums, the Washington Monument, the National Mall, as well as convenient to Metro stations and the convention center.  For reservations or more information call (202) 638-6600 or visit their website at www.hayadams.com.Read More

Celebrate Independence Day in the Nation’s Capital from a Vantage Point overlooking the White House, at The Hay-Adams

Washington, D.C. (January 25, 2016) - This July 4th, guests at The Hay-Adams, located at 800 16th Street NW in Washington, DC, can experience the excitement of the festivities far above the bustling crowds attending the Capitol Fourth fireworks on the National Mall. With the most amazing views of the White House and the National Mall beyond, The Hay-Adams’ Top of the Hay is the venue of choice to soak in the views and watch the country’s best fireworks display. One must book early for The Hay-Adams “4th of July” package, which includes a luxuriously appointed guestroom created by the renowned designer Tom Pheasant, a full three-course dinner for two with wine and an open bar, followed by a sparkling soirée on the 9th floor, at the legendary Top of The Hay, overlooking the White House, Monuments, and the National Mall. From this perfect perch, patrons gather to view the Capitol Fourth's spectacular fireworks display, while enjoying a full open bar, butler passed cocktails, and a buffet featuring Pastry Chef Josh Short’s house-made dessert delights, including his signature Strawberry Shortcake, ice creams and candies, ideal for a summer night. Guests dining in the comfortable elegance of The Lafayette will enjoy a three course prix-fixe menu reflecting the holiday, featuring refreshing offerings such as chilled soups, seasonal salads and an extensive raw bar. Entrée choices include summer favorites such as Pan Seared Maryland-Style Crab Cakes, and Soy and Ginger Marinated Salmon.    In The Hay Adams Room, diners will enjoy a selection of items artfully displayed buffet-style, to mirror and expand upon the pre-fixe menu, including July 4th favorites, barbecued chicken and ribs. Families may be especially drawn to this buffet designed to appeal to younger Hay-Adams guests who enjoy returning to their favorites before the fireworks begin. Dinner reservations at both venues are available from 5:30 to 7:30 PM, and are subject to availability. All dining reservations must be made at the time of booking.   The Hay-Adams “4th of July” package is available from $1,249 (excluding tax and gratuity) for a superior room for two adults. Children 12 years and under joining in the celebration may be included for $125 per child. Reservations are made by calling 202-638-6600, anda non-refundable payment will be secured at the time of booking.   For guests who wish to explore the wonders of Washington DC a little longer, additional nights are available from $379 per night (excluding taxes). Dinner reservations in The Lafayette or The Hay Adams Room, as well as the reception at the Top of The Hay, are for guests who reserve The Hay-Adams “4th of July” package only.   The award-winning Hay-Adams is located at 800 16th Street NW, Washington DC, 20006, across Lafayette Square from the White House. The historic Hay-Adams offers guests Washington's most prestigious address with views overlooking the White House, Lafayette Square and St. John's Church, the "Church of the Presidents."   The hotel is just minutes from the Smithsonian, the Museums, the Washington Monument, the National Mall, as well as convenient to Metro stations and the convention center. For reservations or more information call (202) 638-6600 or visit their website at www.hayadams.com.Read More