Hay Adams

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How far is The Hay-Adams from the White House, the National Mall, and the Capitol Building?

A: The Hay-Adams is located in downtown Washington, D.C., steps from the White House, which is directly across Lafayette Square. The National Mall is about 4 blocks from our hotel, just beyond the White House. The Capitol Building is approximately 1 mile away.

For a map and additional information about nearby attractions, click here.

Q: How far is The Hay-Adams from the airport?

A: From Ronald Regan Washington National Airport (DCA), we are about 6 miles (15 minutes). From Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD), we are about 25 miles (45 minutes). From Baltimore Washington International Airport (BWI), we are about 31 miles (54 minutes).

For driving directions, click here.

Q: Will The Hay-Adams arrange transportation?

A: Yes, our Concierge will gladly assist you in making arrangements for limousine, taxi and car rental services.

Q: Does The Hay-Adams offer dry cleaning services?

A: Yes, our Valet handles all laundry and dry cleaning services upon request.

Q: Does The Hay-Adams have a fitness facility?

A: Yes, our fitness facility is open 5 a.m.-10 p.m. daily. It is located on the second floor and includes the following equipment:

  • Life Stride Engage Treadmill with TV monitor and iPod connector (2)
  • Life Fitness Engage Elliptical
  • Life Cycle Engage Recumbent
  • Hampton Durabell 2.5-25lb Set with vert rack
  • Life Strength Signature Multi Bench
  • Life Strength Dual Adj Pully Trainer
  • Spri Pro+ Gym Ball, 65cm
  • Changing area and shower

Q: How can I obtain tickets to Congress, dining and the arts?

A: Our Concierge is here to assist guests with ticket arrangements, sightseeing tours, dining and other recreation.

Q: Does The Hay-Adams offer high-speed Internet access?

A: Yes, we offer complimentary high-speed Internet access to a T-1 line in each of our luxury guestrooms. We also provide complimentary WI-FI in all guestrooms, meeting rooms and public areas.

Q: Does The Hay-Adams have a business center?

A: Yes, we provide complimentary access to our 24-hour business center, equipped with computers, a fax machine and a printer. Please ask our Concierge for assistance.

Q: Is early check-in and late checkout available?

A: Yes, regular check-in is from 3 p.m., and check-out is by 12 noon. To make other arrangements, please advise Reservations when booking. We are happy to accommodate special requests based on availability.

Q: What are The Hay-Adams parking arrangements?

A: We provide valet parking at the following rates:
• Overnight Valet Parking with in/out privileges - $49 + tax
• Short-term Valet Parking, 7 days a week - $26
• Short-term Valet Parking for breakfast in The Lafayette Room - $12
• Short-term Valet Parking for Sunday Brunch - $12

Q: Does The Hay-Adams offer ADA accommodations?

A: Yes, we have a total of nine ADA-compliant rooms, including one suite.

Q: What are room service hours?

A: Room service offers complete meals and light fare 24 hours a day.

Q: What credit cards does The Hay-Adams accept?

A: American Express, VISA, MasterCard, Discover, Carte Blanche, JCB and Diners Club.