Maps/Directions

Directions to our Washington, DC

Nestled along fashionable Embassy Row in the heart of the Washington, DC, Hotel Rouge is a boutique Washington, DC hotel near the Dupont Metro Station and within just one mile of Washington, DC attractions, landmark monuments, world-famous museums, shopping and dining.

Hotel Rouge Washington DC
1315 16th St NW
Washington DC, 20036
Reservations: (800) 738-1202
Hotel: (202) 232-8000
Fax: (202) 667-9827

The Hotel Rouge is committed to promoting the use of sustainable transportation as a way to reduce local traffic congestion, air pollution and greenhouse gas emissions. While we do provide driving information, please consider some of the District’s other transportation options, which are all included on goDCgo.com's Interactive Map

Metrorail

The closest Metrorail stations are the Dupont Circle Station (0.47 mi) on the Red Line, the McPherson Square Station (0.56 mi) on the Orange and Blue Lines and the Mt. Vernon Square-7th Street Convention Center Station (0.87 mi) on the Yellow and Green Lines. For more information and for a Metrorail map, visit the WMATA.

Metrobus

Metrobuses that stop within ¼ mile include the G2, S1, S2, S4, and S9. For more information about routes and fares, visit the WMATA.

DC Circulator

The DC Circulator bus runs every 10 minutes and only costs $1 each way. The nearest bus route stops within blocks of the hotel:

For more information about DC’s local bus service, visit www.dccirculator.com.

Capital Bikeshare

The District’s bikesharing program makes bicycles available to anyone. Simply take a bike from one of over 165 stations in DC and Arlington, and return it to a nearby docking station. The closest docking station is located a few steps from the hotel at 15th & P Street, NW with another located nearby at 17th & Rhode Island Avenue, NW. For more information about memberships, fees and station locations, visit www.capitalbikeshare.com.


Driving directions from the North:

  • Take I-95 North to I-395 North to the 14th St. Bridge.
  • As the lanes split, follow signs to Route 1 North / 14th St. as you are crossing the bridge.
  • Route 1 becomes 14th St. Continue on 14th St. until you get to Rhode Island Ave.
  • (You will go around Thomas Circle just before reaching Rhode Island Ave.).
  • Continue to 16th Street and make a right turn. Hotel Rouge is located at 1315 16th Street NW, halfway down the block on the right side of the street.

Driving directions from the East:

  • Follow Route 50 West and it will become New York Ave.
  • Stay on New York Ave. until you join Massachusetts Ave.
  • This will happen near 7th St. (stay to your right as there are two left turn lanes).
  • This is a high traffic area so please be careful. Follow Massachusetts through the tunnel (this is under Thomas Circle), you will then go to the next circle (Scott Circle) bearing to the right out of the circle onto 16th Street.
  • Hotel Rouge is located at 1315 16th Street NW, halfway down the block on the right side of the street.

Driving directions from the West:

  • Take Route 66 East. Stay on 66 East and you will go over the Theodore Roosevelt Bridge.
  • As you cross the bridge, stay in the left lane and follow the signs for Constitution Ave.
  • Turn left onto 18th St., NW. There are two left turn lanes at this intersection.
  • Take a right turn onto H St., NW. Then make a left turn onto 16th St., NW. As you cross L Street stay to your right (above ground, do not go under circle).
  • Go one half turn around the traffic circle exiting back onto 16th Street.
  • Go one half block and Hotel Rouge will be on your right at 1315 16th Street NW.

Driving directions from Washington DC area airports:

    Washington, DC/National/Reagan Airport - DCA:

  • Take George Washington Parkway North to 395 North. Merge onto 395 N/US-1 N towards Washington.
  • Keep left to take US-1 N via Exit 1 toward Nat’l Mall.
  • Stay straight to go onto 14th St NW. 14th St NW becomes Thomas Cir NW.
  • Turn slight left to stay on Thomas Cir NW.
  • Turn right onto Massachusetts Avenue NW. If you reach M St NW you’ve gone a little too far.
  • Enter next roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto 16th St NW.
  • Hotel Rouge will be on your right at 1315 16th St NW.
  • Estimated taxi fare: approximately 15-20 USD (one way).

  • Washington, DC/Dulles Airport - IAD:

  • Take the Dulles Access Road and go east for 14 miles.
  • Continue on VA-267 and go southeast for 2.3 miles.
  • Continue on I-66.
  • Take the Independence Ave exit.
  • Stay straight to go onto US-50E.
  • Turn left of 17th Street. 17th Street turns into Connecticut Ave NW.
  • Turn right on Rhode Island Ave NW.
  • Enter roundabout and take the 4th exit onto 16th Street NW.
  • Hotel Rouge will be on your right at 1315 16th St NW.
  • Estimated taxi fare: approximately 55-65 USD (one way).

  • Baltimore-Washington International Airport - BWI:

  • Start out going northwest towards 1-195 W.
  • Take 1-195W.
  • Merge onto MD-295 S via Exit 2B toward Washington.
  • Merge onto US-50 W/New York Ave NE towards Washington.
  • Keep right at the fork to go on New York Ave NE.
  • Turn slight right onto Mt. Vernon Place NW. Mt. Vernon Place becomes Massachusetts Ave NW.
  • Enter next roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto 16th St. NW.
  • Hotel Rouge will be on your right at 1315 16th St NW
  • Estimated taxi fare: approximately 85-95 USD (one way)

Directions from Washington, DC Airports via public transportation:

You will find detailed directions to our hotel from area airports using public transportation below. For more information on public transportation in Washington, D.C., visit the WMATA Trip Planner Website.

Washington, DC/National/Reagan Airport - DCA:

Hotel Rouge Washington, D.C. is easily accessible from Reagan National Airport via Metro by using the detailed directions below. Guests can also opt to take a taxi to Hotel Rouge by following the airport signs to the taxi stand. Travelers can expect to pay about $15-$20.

  • Take the Washington Metro Yellow line towards Fort Trotten.
  • Arrive at Gallery Place Chinatown Metro Station.
  • Take the Red Line towards Shady Grove.
  • Exit at Dupont Circle Metro Station.
  • Start out walking southeast towars Massachusetts Ave NW. Turn left onto Massachusetts Ave.
  • Turn right to to stay on Massachusetts Ave.
  • Enter roundabout and take the first exit onto 16th St. NW.
  • Hotel Rouge is located at 1315 16th St. NW.

Washington, DC/Dulles Airport - IAD:
Hotel Rouge Washington, D.C. is easily accessible from Dulles International Airport via public transportation by using the detailed directions below. Guests can also opt to take a taxi to Hotel Rouge by following the airport signs to the taxi stand. Travelers can expect to pay about $55-$65.

  • Take the 5A Bus from the Main Terminal to the Rosslyn Metro Station stop.
  • Board an Orange Line Metro Train towards New Carrollton, and take to the Metro Center Station stop.
  • At Metro Center, change trains and take a Red Line train towards Shady Grove.
  • Take the Red Line Train to the Dupont Circle stop.
  • Start out walking southeast towars Massachusetts Ave NW. Turn left onto Massachusetts Ave.
  • Turn right to to stay on Massachusetts Ave.
  • Enter roundabout and take the first exit onto 16th St. NW.
  • Hotel Rouge is located at 1315 16th St. NW.

Baltimore-Washington International Airport - BWI:
Hotel Rouge Washington, D.C. is easily accessible from Baltimore Washington International Airport via public transportation by using the detailed directions below. Guests can also opt to take a taxi to Hotel Rouge by following the airport signs to the taxi stand. Travelers can expect to pay about $85-$95.

Via Train - Taking the train from BWI Airport to Washington, D.C. is the most direct route. There are two train options. MARC Train is the least expensive train option, but only runs on weekdays. Amtrak is also available, and runs every day of the week.

  • Board the MARC/Amtrak shuttle bus on the lower level terminal.
  • The shuttle bus will drop off at the BWI MARC/Amtrak Train Station, where you can purchase a train ticket to Washington, D.C.’s Union Station.
  • Train will arrive at Washington’s Union Station located at Massachusetts Ave and First Street NE.
  • Board the Union Station Metro Red line towards Shady Grove.
  • Take the Red Line Train to the Dupont Circle Metro stop.
  • Start out walking southeast towars Massachusetts Ave NW. Turn left onto Massachusetts Ave.
  • Turn right to to stay on Massachusetts Ave.
  • Enter roundabout and take the first exit onto 16th St. NW.
  • Hotel Rouge is located at 1315 16th St. NW.

Via Metro Bus/Train:

  • Take the B30 Metro Bus from BWI Airport Stop 2 to the Greenbelt Metro Station
  • At Greenbelt Metro Station, take a Green Line Train towards Branch Ave, and take to the Fort Totten Metro Station.
  • At Fort Totten Metro stop, change trains and take a Red Line Train towards Shady Grove.
  • Take the Red Line Train to the Dupont Circle Metro stop.
  • Start out walking southeast towars Massachusetts Ave NW. Turn left onto Massachusetts Ave.
  • Turn right to to stay on Massachusetts Ave.
  • Enter roundabout and take the first exit onto 16th St. NW.
  • Hotel Rouge is located at 1315 16th St. NW.