Fourth of July Guide 2011: Hotel Deals
Red, white, and blue may be the Fourth of July’s conventional hues, but you can save some serious green with these hotel specials
This hotel, conveniently located next to the White House, is offering a Boom With a View package, featuring an unrivaled view of the National Fireworks display from the Roof Terrace, access to an open bar with hors d’oeurves, and an evening of melodies spun by DJ Sky Nellor. The package costs $899 a night and includes two tickets to the rooftop party. Individual tickets can be purchased for $250. Call 202-661-2400 for reservations.
With the 4th of July Dinner and Fireworks Event Package, you can enjoy a 3-course dinner for two, dessert, and libations from an open bar, and access to the Top of the Hay dining hall to watch the fireworks. Rates for July 4 start at $1,079 and require a non-refundable deposit at the time of booking. Call 202-639-2716.
This hotel near Dupont Circle is offering a 4th of July Picnic on the Mall package, which includes a pre-packed picnic for two and two all-day Metro passes. Rates start at $169; Call 202-797-2000.
With the American Holiday package, you get a complimentary upgrade to a Premier Park Deluxe Room, continental breakfast for two every morning, 50 percent off valet parking, and a red, white, and blue welcome gift. Rates start at $324 and require full, non-refundable payment at the time of booking. The special runs from June 30 through September 5. Call 202-789-1234.
Four Seasons Hotel
The holiday special for the Fourth of July weekend includes breakfast for two, free parking, and a late checkout at 2 PM. Rates start at $525; Call 202-944-9151.
Ritz-Carlton at Tysons Corner
This Virginia hotel’s three-day weekend package comes with overnight valet parking and a July Fourth Celebration Welcome Amenity. The three-night deal is $359; Call 703-506-4300.
Phoenix Park Hotel
This Capitol Hill Hotel is offering a Fourth of July Parking and Picnic package that includes complimentary overnight parking and a picnic basket for the big day. Rates start at $169 per night; Call 202-638-6900.
Arlington Court Suites Hotel
With the hotel’s Fourth of July Weekend Package, you get access to an “All-American Buffet” with hamburgers, hot dogs, potato salad, and more. The package also includes free parking, and hot breakfast every morning. The package costs $119 per night; Call 703-524-4000.