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The Hay-Adams welcomes the working media and general public to view press materials and previous coverage about our historic hotel in Downtown Washington, DC.

For media inquiries, please call (202) 835-2263 and ask for Sarah Deam, Director of Sales and Marketing.

The Hay-Adams Welcomes Toby B. Lent As Director of Catering

Washington, D.C. (October 1, 2018)–The Hay-Adams Vice President &...

The Hay-Adams Recognized As One of The Best Hotels in The U.S.A. by Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards

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Jon Meacham Will Be Featured at The Hay-Adams Upcoming Author Series

On June 20, the award-winning Hay-Adams, located steps from the White House at 800 16th Street, NW, 20006, will host its next Author Series luncheon honoring Jon Meach...

The Hay-Adams to Host An Exclusive Billecart-Salmon Champagne Grand Cru Dinner at Top of the Hay

On June 8 the award-winning Hay-Adams will host a four-course winemaker’s dinner for up to 40 guests at Top of the Hay, showcasing wines from Billecart-Salmon Ch...

Celebrate Independence Day in The Nation’s Capital from A Vantage Point Overlooking The White House, at The Hay-Adams

This July 4th, guests at The Hay-Adams, located at 800 16th Street NW in Washington, DC, 20006, can experience the excitement of the festivities far above the bustling...

The Hay-Adams Presents A Summer Package, “Rise & Shine Over Washington”

Starting July 6th through September 7th, one can bring the family or a loved one to The Hay-Adams for a weekend visit that offers an unforgettable exclusive experience.

Walter IsaacsonWill Be Featured at The Hay-Adams Upcoming Author Series on November 6th with His New Book, Leonardo da Vinci

On November 6th, the award-winning Hay-Adams, located steps from the White House at 800 16th Street, NW, 20006, will host its next Author Series luncheon honoring Walt...

Condé Nast Traveler - Reader's Choice Awards, “Best in the World” - Ranked the No. 1 Top Hotel in Washington, DC

Condé Nast Traveler readers rate The Hay-Adams as the top hotel in the nation's capital.

Magic Takes Center Stage in The Lafayette with World-Class Performer David Morey

Beginning October 26, acclaimed magician and mentalist David Morey will enchant guests in The Hay-Adams’ landmark restaurant, The Lafayette, with an interactive ...

David McCullough Will Be Featured at The Hay-Adams Upcoming Author Series

On September 1st, the award-winning Hay-Adams, located steps from the White House at 800 16th Street, NW, 20006, will host its next Author Series luncheon honoring Dav...

Off The Record Debuts Four New Politically-Themed Cocktails Complementing Four Newly Commissioned Coasters

The Hay-Adams’ bar, Off The Record, an iconic watering hole for Washington’s power crowd, is pleased to debut four new politically-themed cocktails for lei...

Toast the Holiday Season With Friends and Family at The Hay-Adams.

Located across Lafayette Square from the White House at 800 16th Street, NW, 20006, The Hay-Adams offers guests the perfect location for an unforgettable holiday dinin...

Nicolas Legret Tapped as the New Executive Chef of The Hay-Adams

Nicolas Legret Tapped as the New Executive Chef of The Hay-Adams

Let Love Sparkle at The Hay-Adams with A Winter Wedding Package

The iconic Hay-Adams, a top wedding destination hotel located steps from the White House, is pleased to introduce its Winter Wedding Package.

Sally Bedell Smith Will Be Featured at The Hay-Adams Upcoming Author Series on May 5th with Her New Book

On May 5th, the award-winning Hay-Adams, located steps from the White House at 800 16th Street, NW, 20006, will host its next Author Series luncheon honoring Sally Bed...

Celebrate The Return of Spring at The Hay-Adams with A Festive Champagne Dinner

The award-winning Hay-Adams, located steps away from the White House at 800 16th Street, NW, 20006, is pleased to debut a new springtime prix fixe, three-course menu a...

Celebrate Independence Day in The Nation’s Capital from A Vantage Point Overlooking The White House, at The Hay-Adams

This July 4th, guests at The Hay-Adams, located at 800 16th Street NW in Washington, DC, 20006, can experience the excitement of the festivities far above the bustling...

The Hay-Adams Introduces The Perfect Stress Reliever In-Room Amenity

The Hay-Adams Introduces The Perfect Stress Reliever In-Room Amenity, An Adult Coloring Book Created by Pulitzer Prize Winner Matt Wuerker

AAA “Four Diamond Award” (32 consecutive years)

AAA awards The Hay-Adams with a "Four Diamond Award" for the 32nd consecutive year in a row.

The Historic Hay-Adams Celebrates Cherry Blossom Season with Festive Spring Specials

This spring, the award-winning Hay-Adams, located steps away from the White House at 800 16th Street, NW, is excited to celebrate the return of Cherry Blossom season i...

USA Today 10Best, Off the Record Voted #5 “Best Hotel Bar” in the U.S., the sole Washington, D.C. bar on the list

USA Today readers rate The Hay-Adams as #5 “Best Hotel Bar” in the U.S., the sole Washington, D.C. bar on the list.

Afar Traveler's Choice Awards finalist, "Grand Dame Hotel"

Afar Traveler readers rate The Hay-Adams as Choice Award's finalist and "Grand Dame Hotel". 
The Hay-Adams Recognized with Condé Nast Traveler's 2017 Gold List Award Honoring The World's Best Hotels And Crusie Lines

The Hay-Adams Recognized with Condé Nast Traveler's 2017 Gold List Award Honoring The World's Best Hotels And Crusie Lines

The Hay-Adams Recognized with Condé Nast Traveler's 2017 Gold List Award Honoring The World's Best Hotels And Crusie Lines According to Condé Nast T...

The Hay-Adams Debuts Four New Shinola® Bikes For Guests Looking To Tour the Beautiful Sites of the Nation's Capital

The Hay-Adams Debuts Four New Shinola® Bikes For Guests Looking To Tour the Beautiful Sites of the Nation's Capital

Celebrate Independence Day in the Nation’s Capital from a Vantage Point overlooking the White House, at The Hay-Adams

Celebrate Independence Day in the Nation’s Capital from a Vantage Point overlooking the White House, at The Hay-Adams

Celebrate Independence Day in the Nation’s Capital from a Vantage Point overlooking the White House, at The Hay-Adams

The Hay-Adams To Offer Exclusive Valentine’s Day Package for 20 At Top of the Hay

This Valentine’s Day, the award-winning Hay-Adams, located at 800 16th Street, NW, 20006, is offering a unique opportunity to enjoy Cupid’s big day in a hi...

TripAdvisor: Travelers’ Choice Hotel Gold Award "Best Luxury Hotels, United States"

TripAdvisor: Travelers’ Choice Hotel Gold Award "Best Luxury Hotels, United States"

HOTELS Magazine Honors Hans Bruland as Independent Hotelier of the World 2015

HOTELS Magazine Honors Hans Bruland as Independent Hotelier of the World 2015

For A Frightfully Elegant Halloween Experience, Book The "Transylvania Suite” at The Hay-Adams

For A Frightfully Elegant Halloween Experience, Book The "Transylvania Suite” at The Hay-Adams

The Hay-Adams Ranked in the

The Hay-Adams Ranked in the "Top 100 Hotels" in Travel & Leisure's World's Best Awards 2015

The Hay-Adams Ranked in the "Top 100 Hotels" in Travel & Leisure's World's Best Awards 2015

The Hay-Adams Once Again Named One of U.S News & World Report's Best Hotels in the USA

The Hay-Adams Once Again Named One of U.S News & World Report's Best Hotels in the USA

The Hay-Adams Receives 2015 Condé Nast Johansens Award for Excellence as Best Urban Hotel in Canada, Mexico, and the USA

The Hay-Adams Receives 2015 Condé Nast Johansens Award for Excellence as Best Urban Hotel in Canada, Mexico, and the USA

The Hay-Adams Recognized With Condé Nast Traveler's 2014 Reader's Choice Award

The Hay-Adams Recognized With Condé Nast Traveler's 2014 Reader's Choice Award

The Hay-Adams Named Among Travel + Leisure's 500 World's Best Hotels in 2015 for the 12th Consecutive Year

The Hay-Adams Named Among Travel + Leisure's 500 World's Best Hotels in 2015 for the 12th Consecutive Year

The Hay-Adams Named Among Travel + Leisure's 500 World's Best Hotels in 2015 for the 12th Consecutive Year

TripAdvisor, "Certificate of Excellence"

TripAdvisor, "Certificate of Excellence" 

Brides Magazine, "Best Wedding Venues"

Brides Magazine, "Best Wedding Venues"

Condé Nast Traveler - Reader's Choice Awards

Condé Nast Traveler - Reader's Choice Awards "Best in the World"

Condé Nast Traveler - Reader's Choice Awards "Best in the World" 

Institutional Investor: “Top 100 World’s Best Hotels”

Institutional Investor: “Top 100 World’s Best Hotels”

Institutional Investor: “Top 100 World’s Best Hotels”