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The Renaissance hotel in downtown Washington, D.C. is located in the heart of the nation’s capital. With easy access to the National Portrait Gallery, the White House, and the National Mall, you will never be more than a few steps away from discovering the many enriching sites D.C. has to offer.
Special AAUW rates
AAUW has negotiated a special rate at the Renaissance hotel in downtown Washington, D.C. for all convention attendees. The special rate is $229/night plus tax (14.5 percent). Book your hotel room online here or call the hotel directly at 202-898-9000. This special rate is only available until May 22, 2017. Rooms will fill up quickly so be sure to book your reservation today!
By booking within the AAUW room block, attendees will receive the following amenities
- Complimentary in-room Wi-Fi
- Complimentary use of the fitness center
If traveling by air, Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport is the closest airport to the Renaissance hotel. You can get to the hotel by taxi, shuttle, or metro. From the airport, you can access the airport Metro station from the pedestrian bridges in Terminal B and Terminal C (if you arrive at Terminal A, take the shuttle bus to the other terminal building and access Metro from there). Once you enter the station, buy a Metro fare card from a kiosk. Calculate your fare by looking up your destination station: Gallery Place-Chinatown on the Yellow Line toward Greenbelt. One-way fares from the Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport Metro station to the Gallery Place station are approximately $2.55–$6.15 depending on the time of day and type of Metro pass.
You can also fly into Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport or Dulles International Airport. You can get to the hotel by taxi or shuttle.
If you’re traveling by train, you can easily get to the hotel from Union Station via the Metro or by taxi. By Metro, take the Red Line train toward Shady Grove or Grosvenor and exit at the Gallery Place-Chinatown station. The hotel will be about a 10-minute walk from the station.
The easiest way to get driving directions to the hotel is to create and print them from Google Maps. Search Google Maps for “Renaissance Washington, D.C. Downtown.”
Parking is available for guests and non-hotel guests. Please see below for rates.*
Hotel guest overnight parking
Valet: $45 plus tax/night
*All prices are subject to change
Non-hotel guest hourly parking
Up to three hours: $22 plus tax
Three–24 hours: $45 plus tax
Up to one hour: $11
One–nine hours: $17
Nine–16 hours: $24
16–24 hours: $35
*All parking rates are subject to change