Hotel and Travel

1001 16th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20036
(202) 393-1000 or (800) 445-8667
Hotel Reservations Discount Deadline: Friday, May 29, 2015
Hotel Rate: $189 single/double*

*Note: This rate is in effect three days prior to and three days after the program dates on a space-available basis.
The Capital Hilton is ideally located in the heart of Washington, DC. It is just two blocks from the White House and within walking distance of the Smithsonian museums, the National Mall, memorials, art galleries, shopping, and dining.

Hotel reservations at the CIC conference hotel rate of $189 single/double room can be made by calling the Capital Hilton at (202) 393-1000 or (800) 445-8667 or using the conference reservation site. Select “Attendee” as your guest type from the dropdown box then proceed to make your reservation. When calling to make your reservations, please indicate that you are with the College Media Conference or Council of Independent Colleges to receive the group rate.

The reservation deadline for the special rate is Friday, May 29. We encourage you to make reservations early. Please note that reservations made after the deadline cannot be guaranteed at the conference rate but will be accommodated only on a space-available basis.

Travel Information
Airports closest to the Capital Hilton are Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA), Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI), and Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD).

Reagan National airport is five miles from the hotel and is metro-accessible on the blue line to the Farragut West or McPherson Square stations or is a 20-minute cab ride to the hotel. Dulles airport is 25 miles away, while BWI airport is about 30 miles away. Amtrak trains stop at Union Station, which is a 20-minute cab or Metro ride away. The red line to Farragut North is just two blocks from the hotel. Farragut West (blue and orange lines) and McPherson Square (blue and orange lines) are three blocks away. Transportation also is available through Super Shuttle to the hotel from all three airports.

The hotel offers valet parking only at approximately $47 per day. There also are self-park garages nearby that are not operated by the hotel.