Yesterday was President Barack Obama’s 2nd Inauguration and the turnout was more than half a million people to see our president getting sworn in for the 2nd time. In anticipation of the overwhelming influx of people coming in to see the Inauguration, hotels in the Washington D.C. area came out with various hotel packages to attract people to stay with them. Below are some examples of the hotel packages that were offered for this momentous day.
Hotel Madera, a Kimpton Hotel
If your company were looking to make a companywide trip to the Inauguration, this may be a deal that would have been ideal. The Hotel Madera was offering a buyout package that consisted of reserving the 82-room boutique hotel as well as specialized events with the hotel restaurant, Firefly Restaurant. It is priced at $320,000 and includes a 4-night stay.
Fairfax at Embassy Row, Washington D.C.
The Fairfax offered two different packages for the Inauguration, the Fairfax Presidential package and the Historical Inauguration Package. Both were for 4 nights as well starting on January 18. The Presidential package started at $3,999 and is available for two guests. The Historical Inauguration package comes with the Presidential Suite at the Fairfax and packages start at $6,999. Each comes with various amenities making them an ideal package for your time in Washington D.C.
Check out each hotels full packages on their websites.