An exceptional Bed and Brekfast Inn in Washington DC!
Warm, Genuine Hospitality in our Bed and Breakfast in Washington DC
Routine business meeting or long-anticipated vacation holiday? Whatever brings you to Washington DC, we’re sure that staying with us at the Woodley Park Guest House will be one of the highlights of your visit to our beautiful city. Experience world-class hospitality offered by owners Courtney and Joe Lodico and our talented and personable staff. Tap into our in-depth knowlege of Washington DC’s museums, monuments, restaurants, theaters and shopping venues to create your own unique Washington DC experience. Our guests come for many different reasons and from many different countries. They leave with fond memories of extraordinary hospitatlity, and with new friends in Washington DC!
‘The positive reviews are all true! The overall ambiance of the Woodley Park Guest House is tasteful, sparkling, and welcoming. Most of all, it’s the staff that makes this inn special. Courtney, Kelly and Ingrid are down-to-earth, omni-competent, and have just the right attitude toward guests. This inn is run so well, it truly felt like we were part of a family.’
‘The breakfast table was the source of shared information, and enjoyable and very interesting conversation every morning. We had to drag ourselves away from the table to go sightseeing.’
Bright, Charming, Comfortable Accommodations
The Woodley Park Guest House offers 15 fresh, quiet, relaxing rooms with luxuriously comfortable bads. Each room is individually and furnished and decorated with original artwork created by our guests. The Guest House also offers lovely public spaces. On a beautiful day, you can relax on our front porch and read, have a glass of wine, or watch the world go by.’The Guest House was an exceptional find. It is owner-managed, which is evidenced by attention to detail in the residence itself, by the gracious way in which guests are made to feel welcome and engaged, and by the tasty and healthy breakfast, which includes delicious smoked salmon!’
‘The accommodations were clean, bright and fresh and the rooms were decorated with beautiful antiques and art – and having no TV or radio was an added bonus, ensuring a quiet, restful environment.‘
Delicious Healthy Food
We love to eat healthy food – and we eat organic whenever we can. We serve a delicious continental-plus breakfast which includes an extraordinary fresh fruit salad; rich honey yogurt, an assortment of hot and cold cereals; artisanal breads for toasting; delicious coffee cakes from our private baker, hard-boiled eggs and delicious smoked salmon (NEW!) for morning protein, juice, tea – and GREAT coffee. Afternoon snacks include the world’s best brownies and an assortment of delicious cookies.
At the end of a long day, you will be delighted to find that the Woodley Park neighborhood is full of excellent restaurants and sidewalk cafes. Within a block of the Guest House your choices include French, Italian, Lebanese, Irish and American.
‘The breakfast was a very sociable gathering, with plenty of food options to choose from – including a rarity in the United States: strong coffee!’ And it was bliss to return after a long day to tea and cookies!’
Safe, Beautiful and Convenient Location
Woodley Park is a beautiful, safe, historic neighborhood in the heart of Washington, DC. The Guest House is located, just steps from the Woodley Park-Zoo-Metro station, convenient to all of the city’s museums, art galleries, universities, shopping and entertainment venues.
Located across the street from the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, around the corner from the Omni Shoreham, a 15-minute walk from the Washington Hilton and a couple of Metro stops from the DC Convention Center, the Guest House is a great choice for DC convention-goers.
‘The Metro (subway) couldn’t be better situated … just a half block to the elevator entrance. At the end of a day’s sightseeing it was a joy to return to the peaceful, residential area of Woodley Park and enjoy an evening meal at one of the interesting restaurants around the corner.‘
The Welcome of Friends and the Comfort of Home
Over the years we have hosted thousands of guests – and thousands have returned year after year to “the welcome of friends and the comforts of home”. Come join us and see for yourself. Staying with us in our Washington DC Bed and Breakfast is like having friends in Washington DC!
‘This elegant but relaxed guest house is run by people who are extraordinarily helpful and excel in welcoming their guests and making them feel at home.’
‘My favorite aspect of Woodley Park B&B? The guests! I’ve met some of the most fascinating international travelers over breakfast … a well-informed, friendly, highly social crowd that keeps returning for the same reasons that I keep returning.‘