When one thinks of romantic destinations, Washington DC isn't a likely candidate. Paris, New York, or other more glamorous cities are probably more common choices. But when your destination is the historic Jefferson Hotel, Washington DC is an obvious choice for a romantic getaway. With 99 beautifully furnished guest room and suite accommodations that were completely renovated by ForrestPerkins, The Jefferson's known as one of Washington’s finest small hotels. For almost 90 years, this Beaux Arts hotel has hosted travelers near and far, who've reveled in its historical details that reflect the best of European and Washingtonian styles. Keep reading to take a full tour.
Forget must-sees, this is a must-stay. One of only 27 hotels in the US to receive both the Mobil Five Star and AAA Five Diamond Award in 2007, The Jefferson recently earned the Virginia Green Lodging designation from the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality for its conservation efforts. Located in downtown Richmond, this hotel will please even the most finicky pets and people — sweeten the deal with a trip to the city's first dog park, Barker Field, with your pooch in hotel-provided transportation. Luxurious, eco-tastic, and pet friendly — I'm there!
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