Get an overview of this hotelNeighborhood living in Washington's historic Foggy Bottom


Stroll to Georgetown

The River Inn sits on a brick-paved street lined with mature myrtle trees in historic Foggy Bottom, 4 blocks from the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts and 5 blocks from Georgetown.

Dish with the locals

The hotel's Dish restaurant, a local favorite, offers a varied collection of Virginia wines and classic American comfort food revved up for modern tastes. Room service is available.

City and river views

This Washington hotel offers spacious suites with river or city views, kitchens with full-sized refrigerators and stovetops, marble bathrooms, robes, and complimentary high-speed Internet access.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

On a brick-paved, tree-lined street in Washington's historic Foggy Bottom neighborhood, the River Inn is four blocks from the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. The hotel is between Georgetown and Dupont Circle, both known for their shops and restaurants. Foggy Bottom Metro station is just two blocks away.

Locally popular Dish restaurant specializes in updated comfort food that includes beef, seafood, chicken, and pastas. The wine selection includes Virginia labels, a bar menu is offered, and room service is available.

Business facilities include a business center, complimentary wireless Internet access throughout the hotel, and 3 meeting rooms.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 125 
  • Number of floors - 8 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Business center 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Conference space 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1550 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 140 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3 
  • Free WiFi 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Kitchen  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Kitchen 
  • Stovetop 
  • Microwave 
  • Room service 
  • Pay movies 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Turndown service 
  • Video-game console 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free) 
  • Free WiFi 

Where to Eat

Dish - Updated American comfort food. Menu items may include New York striploin with creamed spinach and crispy sweet onion, one-half chicken with mashed potatoes and pan jus, and egg fettuccini with forest mushrooms and mascarpone cream. Bar menu. Wine list including Virginia labels. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Room service - Available from early morning to late evening.

Nearby Things to Do

The River Inn has a fitness center with cardio equipment.

Three miles away is the 18-hole East Potomac Park Golf Course at Hains Point, perched on the banks of the Potomac River. It has a two-tier driving range, as well as a miniature golf course that's on the National Register of Historic Places.

Rock Creek Park, also three miles from the hotel, is a 1,800-acre oasis with hiking and biking trails, a nature center/planetarium, and remnants of Civil War forts. Trail rides are available through the Rock Creek Park Horse Center. The park has 15 soft-surface and 10 hard-surface tennis courts; reservations are generally required.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


Pets allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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 following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Valet parking fee: USD 40.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 25.00 per pet, per night
  • Pet deposit: USD 25.00 per night
  • Deposit: USD 40.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
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