FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

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Learn more about our hotel and happenings in Washington D.C. To assist with planning your stay at The Darcy, please find responses to our frequently asked questions.

WHEN ARE THE CHERRY BLOSSOMS GOING TO BLOOM?

On March 1, The National Park Service has predicted this year’s peak bloom period as April 2 – April 5, 2021. Updates will be posted as the trees progress through their stages of bloom found here

PLACES AROUND WASHINGTON DC TO SEE THE CHERRY BLOSSOMS

US National Arboretum
During cherry blossom season, the hidden gem in Northeast Washington, DC is another place to behold the celebrated blooms that grow so beautifully. Learn more by clicking here

The Gardens of Dumbarton Oaks
A historic estate in Georgetown featuring 10 acres of gardens, Cherry blossoms line the pathways of the 10 acres of gardens at Dumbarton Oaks, an historic estate in Georgetown.  There is a spectacular display of these famous blooms at Cherry Hill, on the estate.  The gardens are open every day of the week except Mondays. Learn more by clicking here

Hains Point Loop Trail
Grab our complimentary bikes and head over to Southwest DC, to check out the gorgeous display of blossoms at Hains Point. The loop around Hains Point spans 4.4 miles and is full of views of the blossoms with waterfront backdrops of the Potomac River, Anacostia River and Washington Channel. Learn more by clicking here

The Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception
The largest Roman Catholic Church in North America is located in the Northeast part of DC, with more than 150 gorgeous cherry trees on-site.  Even better, entry to the grounds and the Basilica is free of charge. Learn more by clicking here
 

HOW CLOSE ARE YOU TO BLACK LIVES MATTER PLAZA?

We are a short walk (5 blocks to BLM Plaza)

WHERE IS THE CLOSEST METRO STATION?

Dupont Circle, which is on the Red Line, and a short walk West of the Darcy

WHAT IS A “DARCY DOUBLE”?

The Darcy Double is our signature complimentary cocktail that we serve daily in the lobby from 5:30pm to 6:00pm. The ingredients are a closely guarded secret, but we may share that it is a gin-based cocktail flavored with a botanical shrub

DO YOU HAVE ON-SITE PARKING?

We do offer self-parking onsite on a first-come, first served basis. It is $45 per night including tax per vehicle

WHEN IS CHECK-IN/CHECK-OUT?

Check-in time is 3:00pm, and check-out time is 12:00pm

DO YOU ALLOW SMOKING ON PROPERTY?  

The Darcy is a smoke-free facility

ARE YOU PET FRIENDLY?

The Darcy is pet-friendly, and can accommodate pets under 75lbs (no pet fee)

CAN I LOOK UP MY RESERVATION ON YOUR WEBSITE?

Not at this time, unfortunately.  Please call 202-232-7000 to be connected to Reservations

WHAT IS THE BEST ADDRESS TO PUT IN TO MY GPS?

1515 Rhode Island Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20005

WHAT IS THE MINIMUM AGE REQUIREMENT TO CHECK IN TO THE ROOM?

The minimum age to check into a guestroom at our hotel is 18 years of age