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First Hampton Inn in Washington, D.C. Opens

The JBG Companies today announced the opening of the Hampton Inn-D.C. Convention Center. Developed and owned by affiliates of The JBG Companies and CG Investments, the Hampton Inn-D.C. Convention Center marks the debut of the Hampton Inn brand in the City and the Hampton brand’s 1,300th hotel.

“We are delighted to be opening the first Hampton Inn(R) in Washington, D.C.,” said Ken Finkelstein, Partner of The JBG Companies. “Considerable time, money and energy has been spent refining the amenity package and upgrading the finishes of this hotel, making it unique among other Hampton Inns. This property will certainly raise the standard for mid-tier hotels in Washington.”

Ed Kopp, Director of Hotel Operations for JBG commented, “We are very pleased with the response the hotel has generated. We are confident that this hotel will fill an underserved niche within the marketplace.”

Located at the intersection of Massachusetts Avenue and 6th Street, NW, two blocks from the new Washington, D.C. Convention Center and a few blocks north of MCI Center, the Hampton Inn-D.C. Convention Center is a 228-room focused service hotel. The new hotel offers a comprehensive amenity package that includes meeting facilities, a business center, a pool and a fitness facility.

Part of the Hilton Family of Hotels, Hampton currently has 1,300 locations and offers value minded travelers comfortable rooms with upgraded amenities and high-speed Internet access as part of the brand’s current revitalization program, “Make it Hampton”. Hampton Inn hallmarks include friendly, professional service, complimentary hot On the House(R) breakfast, 100% Satisfaction Guarantee and many extra touches which make every stay more enjoyable. More information on Hampton Hotels can be found by visiting


“We are delighted to be teaming up with the JBG Companies to open our first downtown Washington, D.C. property,” said Phil Cordell, senior vice president - brand management for Hampton Hotels. “As the brand continues its aggressive development pace, this milestone hotel represents the brand’s 1,300th hotel and a larger effort to grow the Hampton brand in top-tier urban markets.”