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Washington Hotels Dish Up Deals

Have a guest who's coming into town? Or maybe you want to try a "staycation"? Here are three Washington hotels with fun promotions.

Eat or Drink at Dupont Circle’s Hotel Palomar

For all those early birds or night owls out there, why not get a cocktail or breakfast for just $1 at the Hotel Palomar? With the “Cocktail or Breakfast for Just $1 More” package, guests will receive deluxe accommodations and a complimentary breakfast or a cocktail in downtown dining hotspot, Urbana restaurant. This offer is valid through December 30, 2009. 202-448-1800.

Have a Drink and Your Room is Free at Sofitel Washington DC

The Sofitel Washington DC is offering a "Sparkling Sofitel Rendezvous" deal, which comes with complimentary accommodations among other amenities. All you have to do is purchase a special bottle of Cuvée Louise 1998 Champagne. It's not cheap at $299 a pop, but once you purchase a bottle, the hotel will give you a free room for one night. This offer is available until December 31. 202-730-8800.

First Lady Inspires Washington Marriott

Inspired by First Lady Michelle Obama’s White House kitchen garden, the Washington Marriott is encouraging families to go green this summer while on vacation. The “Growing Up Green” package includes complimentary breakfast, lunch, and dinner from the kids-only menu for children 12 and under, a reusable mini tote, kid’s gardening gloves, four packets of certified organic vegetable seeds, and a kid’s “Passport to DC” adventure guide. Rates start at $94 a night, and the package is available through September 7. 202-328-2000.