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Seasonal outdoor pool
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Premium bedding, down duvet, in-room safe, desk
Premium bedding, down duvet, in-room safe, desk

Guest reviews

4.5/5 Wonderful
2 reviews

Popular amenities

Pool
Free WiFi
Pet Friendly
Air conditioning
Gym
Business Services

Cleaning and safety practices

Cleaned with disinfectant
24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
Hand sanitizer provided

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationWhite House11 min walk
Popular LocationWalter E. Washington Convention Center11 min walk
Popular LocationInternational Spy Museum19 min walk
AirportWashington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National)17 min drive

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  • Zena Circle View Studio King

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Zena King

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Zena Queen

    Room amenities

    • 250 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Queen Bed
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  • Zena Accessible Queen

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
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  • Zena City View Two Queens

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
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  • Zena Accessible Two Full

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
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  • Zena Circle View King Suite

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Suite, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Eden Suite

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Zena King Suite

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Suite, 1 King Bed, City View

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Zena City View King

    Room amenities

    • 325 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Zena Circle View King

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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About this area

Washington

Located in Washington, Hotel Zena is in the city centre and near a metro station. International Spy Museum and National Museum of American History are cultural highlights, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit CityCenterDC and Union Station Shopping Center. Check out an event or a game at Capital One Arena, and consider making time for Smithsonian's National Zoo, a top attraction not to be missed. Discover the area's water adventures with nearby kayaking, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking/biking trails. Our guests appreciate the hotel's central location for the sightseeing. It's also convenient for public transport: McPherson Sq. Station is 5 minutes by foot and Farragut North Station is 10 minutes.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • White House - 11 min walk
  • Walter E. Washington Convention Center - 11 min walk
  • International Spy Museum - 19 min walk
  • National Museum of American History - 20 min walk
  • Capital One Arena - 5 min drive

Getting around

  • McPherson Sq. Station - 5 min walk
  • Washington Union Station - 9 min drive
  • Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National) - 17 min drive

Restaurants

  • Hedy's Rooftop — 1 min walk
  • Zentan - 1 min walk
  • Lincoln - DC - 2 min walk
  • Rural Society - 4 min walk
  • Maddy's Tap Room - 4 min walk

About this property

Hotel Zena

Romantic Washington hotel in Downtown Washington D.C., near White House
A 24-hour fitness centre, a bar/lounge and a poolside bar are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, valet parking, a seasonal outdoor pool and conference space are on-site. All 191 rooms offer thoughtful touches such as espresso makers and bathrobes, as well as comforts such as premium bedding and down comforters. IPod docking stations and wireless Internet access (surcharge) are standard, as are Smart TVs with satellite channels.
Hotel Zena offers 191 forms of accommodation with iPod docking stations and laptop-compatible safes. Beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. 55-inch Smart televisions come with premium satellite channels and pay-per-view films. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, bathrobes, designer toiletries and complimentary toiletries.

This Washington hotel provides wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include espresso makers and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness centre and a seasonal outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key Eco-Rating Programme, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch and dinner
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: WiFi (USD 0.00 per night)
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Valet parking: USD 50 per night
  • Electric car charging station

Food and drink

  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness centre
  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Mini-fridge
  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 4 meeting rooms
  • Computer station
  • Conference space (3726 square feet)

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

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  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Down comforter
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Linens
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 55-inch smart TV
  • iPod dock
  • Films for purchase
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Espresso maker
  • Mini fridge

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Phone
  • Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM and midnight

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets stay for free

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: USD 28.74 per accommodation, per night
The resort fee includes:
  • Internet access

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 0.00 per night (rates may vary)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 50 per night (in/out privileges)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property/stay dates)
This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitiser
Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch and dinner
Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings

We should mention

The seasonal pool will be open from May to September
Pool access available from 7 AM to 4 PM
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Donovan Hotel Washington
Donovan Hotel
Donovan Washington
Kimpton Donovan
Donovan Hotel
Hotel Zena Hotel
Hotel Zena Washington
Hotel Zena Hotel Washington

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Hotel Zena and receive a full refund?
Yes, Hotel Zena offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Hotel Zena cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does this hotel have a pool?
Yes, this property has a seasonal outdoor pool. Pool access is from 7 AM to 4 PM.
Is this hotel pet-friendly?
Yes, pets are allowed at this property.
How much is parking at this property?
Valet parking is available for USD 50 per night.
What time is check-in at Hotel Zena?
Check-in is from 3 PM to midnight.
What time is check-out at this hotel?
Checkout is at noon.
Where is this hotel located?
Located in Downtown Washington D.C., this romantic hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Lafayette Square, White House and Walter E. Washington Convention Center. CityCenterDC and Warner Theatre are also within 15 minutes. McPherson Sq. Station is 5 minutes by foot and Farragut North Station is 10 minutes.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Hotel Zena

4.5
Wonderful
5 - Excellent
1
4 - Good
1
3 - Okay
0
2 - Mediocre
0
1 - Poor
0

5/5 Excellent

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    Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

    4/5 Good

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      Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019