Stay Where the Action Is

The official hotels for the Focus on the Story International Photo Festival are perfectly situated within easy walking distance to the festival location at the John Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, the D.C. Metro, and the vibrant bar and restaurant scene of the District’s famous Dupont Circle.

1. Courtyard Marriott

1600 Rhode Island Avenue NW
202.293.8000
June 7 – 10 rate: $199 / night
For festival block, click here.

2. Darcy Hotel

1515 Rhode Island Ave NW
202.232.7000
June 7 – 10 rate: $219 / night
For festival block, click here.
(If you want to reserve nights outside of the festival dates, email Jason.williams@thedarcyhotel.com and inform him that you are with the Focus on the Story International Photo Festival.)

3. DuPont Circle Hotel

1500 New Hampshire Avenue NW
202.483.6000
June 7 -10 rate: $219 / night
For festival block:

  • Go to www.doylecollection.com/hotels/the-dupont-circle-hotel
  • Go to the “book your stay” box on the left side of the screen
  • Click on “More Options” tab
  • Enter the arrival and departure dates
  • Click on the “room block code” box and enter COSM070618
  • Click on “Find a Room” and your group rate will appear

4. Holiday Inn

1501 Rhode Island Ave NW
202.483.2000
June 7 – 10 rate: $195 / night
For festival block, click here.

5. Madera

1310 New Hampshire Ave. NW
800.430.1202
June 6 – 11 rate: $169 / night
For festival block, click here.

6. Topaz Hotel

1733 N Street NW
800.775.1202
June 6 – 11 rate: $159 / night
For festival block, call Vivian Yorke @ 202.521.7353.