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Famous Celebrity Sightings at The Embassy Row Hotel

Famous Celebrity Sightings at The Embassy Row Hotel

Famous Celebrity Sightings at The Embassy Row Hotel

Our concierge Fassil is greeting Denzel Washington

If you’re looking to spot a celebrity on your vacation in Washington, DC, you can try frequenting charming neighborhoods with the likes of Georgetown and Dupont Circle. Nab yourself reservations at classics like Café Milano, The Source, and Old Ebbitt Grill. Since 1970, the hotel built by multi-millionaire Dr. Cyrus Katzen, has had an illustrious history. Starting at the ribbon cutting ceremony, Alice Roosevelt Longworth, 86-year-old daughter of President Theodore Roosevelt and wife of former Speaker of the House Nicholas Longworth, cut the ceremonial ribbon in December 1970. That’s the tip of the iceburg for celebrity sightings at this Dupont Circle hotel.

Famous Celebrity Sightings at The Embassy Row Hotel

Danny Glover stops to pose with our concierge Fassil

The Embassy Row Hotel has entertained power players from the worlds of business, politics, entertainment, sports, including the Rockefellers, Denzel Washington, and Payton Manning. The hotel has hosted other notable figures from Hilary Clinton to President Obama.

We’ve compiled the full list of celebrity sightings at The Embassy Row Hotel. Celebrities who have been guests or speakers at The Embassy Row Hotel include:

- President Obama
- Denzel Washington
- Iman McGyver
- Senator Gary Hart
- Hillary Clinton
- Barbara Bush
- Senator John Tower
- Peyton Manning
- Danny Glover
- Betsy Bloomingdale
- Estee Lauder
- Mary Martin
- The Temptations
- Jerry Jackson
- Bryan McKnight
- Barbara Eden
- Heather Locklier
- Magic Johnson
- Tiki Barber
- Rosario Dawson
- Freddy Cole
- Kim Cattrall

The hotel’s desirable location on Embassy Row, nicknamed “Millionarie’s Row,” has attracted socialites, politicians, and elitists over the decades. The Embassy Row Hotel is featured in the plot of many best-sellers such as Delta Force in which the writer meets at the hotel’s original restaurant, Le Consulat. For the book lover in you, read these "9 Page-Turning Books that Take Place at The Embassy Row Hotel."

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