WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwire - Feb 14, 2012) - Whether traveling for business or leisure, guests can enjoy happy hour and a variety of dining choices that locals have come to love. The Bistro, a full-service restaurant at this Capitol Hill hotel, Washington, DC, offers breakfast, lunch and dinner, as well as a happy hour that's perfect after a busy day of meetings or sightseeing.

At the Marriott, Washington, DC, hotel, guests can start their day with a cup of gourmet coffee, pastries, fruit, yogurt and eggs cooked to order, as well as enjoy a full lunch that includes appetizers, soups, salads, and sandwiches. In the evening, the restaurant offers chef specialties that can be accompanied by wine or cocktails. The Bistro's casual atmosphere is perfect for catching up with family and friends, or cheering on favorite sports teams while watching games on the flat-panel TVs.

Monday through Friday from 4-7pm, The Bistro offers Happy Hour specials at affordable prices. From Margaritas and other cocktails to domestic and imported beers, guests can enjoy a cocktail or two with spinach artichoke dip, hummus, and chicken wings.

When traveling to DC, the Courtyard has the perfect location and is a great option among hotels near Smithsonian, Washington, DC. We're located near the metro just one stop from Union Station. We're also just a few stops away from the Verizon Center. Historical monuments, the White House and museums on the National Mall are all nearby. The property is also a great choice when looking for hotels close to Howard University or while visiting various colleges and universities in DC.

The Courtyard offers first-class service and amenities. Guest rooms feature luxurious bedding, high-speed Internet, premium cable channels, mini-fridge, and a 32-inch flat-panel HDTV. In the lobby, the GoBoard station puts information, including local weather, news, and restaurant recommendations at traveler's fingertips. The heated indoor pool is perfect any time of the year and the fitness center keeps guests on their exercise routine, even after a day of sightseeing or meetings.

About the Courtyard Marriott Washington, DC/U.S. Capitol hotel
The Courtyard Marriott Washington, DC/U.S. Capitol hotel features a lobby with inviting, flexible spaces to work or relax in, free Wi-Fi, and easy access to the latest news, weather and airport conditions via our GoBoard. The highlight of our Washington, DC Capitol Hill hotel's lobby experience is The Bistro, providing guests with healthy food selections in the morning and evening dinner service with cocktails. The Courtyard Marriott Washington is within easy reach of the U.S. Capitol, National Mall, the White House, and is located just one metro rail stop from Union Station -- the transportation hub of our Nation's capital. Our Capitol Hill hotel also offers a fitness center, indoor pool, 24-hr business center and boarding pass printing service to help make our guests' stay more comfortable and productive. Be sure to visit the hotel's website for DC hotel deals near National Mall.

Contact Information:

Casey Byrne
Courtyard Washington, DC/U.S. Capitol