Explore DC and Beyond From This Arlington Hotel


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Steeped in history and buzzing with activity, the DC area attracts families, couples, and culture seekers. Located just minutes from DC’s monuments, attractions, museums, and nightlife, The Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City allows visitors to experience everything the Nation’s Capital has to offer. Explore the city like a local, with the convenience of the metro station outside of the hotel’s front doors, only two stops from Downtown DC. Guests have easy access to Arlington’s historic attractions, like Arlington National Cemetery and the Pentagon, as well as upscale shopping and dining at the Fashion Centre mall and Pentagon Row in the hotel’s vibrant National Landing neighborhood.

A Destination that Invites Discovery

Washington, DC invites visitors to the country’s most iconic attractions, just minutes from our hotel. Explore the National Mall, with the Washington Monument and Lincoln Memorial, the Tidal Basin, with the Jefferson Memorial and iconic Cherry Blossom trees, the US Capitol, and countless museums, like the National Museum of Natural History, the National Air and Space Museum, the National Gallery of Art, and much more

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Calendar of Events

Explore our Calendar of Events and learn more about events happening at The Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City, and the local area.

Discover Rich History and Local Culture At Our Hotel Near the Potomac River

Just across the Potomac River from the Nation’s Capital, Arlington offers picturesque views of the National Monuments and the DC skyline, along with its own historic attractions, like the Pentagon and Arlington National Cemetery. Upscale shopping and dining at the Fashion Centre mall and Pentagon Row are located steps away from our hotel.

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Planning Your Trip

In Arlington, Virginia, just steps from the Pentagon and at the center of everything Washington, D.C., has to offer, The Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City is the ideal hub for work or play in the nation’s capital. Whether business meetings or days spent at Smithsonian museums and on a White House tour are on your itinerary, there are a few must-pack items to bring along.

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Experience the Best of the Nation’s Capital

The Washington D.C.-Arlington, Virginia area is the cultural core of the United States, home of revered institutions like the Smithsonian and one-of-a-kind sites like the National Mall and the Tidal Basin. Situated just outside of Washington, D.C., our Pentagon City hotel offers the ideal starting point for exploring the best of the nation’s capital, from the Pentagon and Capitol Hill to the Washington Monument and Arlington National Cemetery.

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Destination Guides

Destination Guides, designed by the hotel concierge, speak to the interests of different travelers. Exploring nature and history at the National Arboretum and Arlington National Cemetery, discovering Virginia wine country and shopping at luxury malls and local boutiques are among the offerings near this Pentagon City hotel.

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City Escapes

Located minutes from our hotel, The Washington Monument, Lincoln Memorial, Jefferson Memorial, and more of our nation’s iconic landmarks wait to be discovered.

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Historic Old Town

Old Town Alexandria is a classic, charming town with unique buildings and historic sites that dating back to the earliest days of The United States. With a mix of vintage and upscale outlets, Old Town is a beautiful place to visit when visiting the Washington, DC area.

Personalized Styling Experiences

The Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City is proud to collaborate with Nordstrom to provide personalized styling experiences for our guests. Enjoy in-store styling, alterations, beauty consultations, and more provided by experts at Nordstrom. Reserve your personalized experience today.

On-Site Outlets
Fitness Center

Fitness Center

The Fitness Center features state-of-the-art equipment with Peloton bike, steam room, and sauna.

Open 7 days a week, 24 hours a day

Ritz Kids

Discover experiences that nurture family time together and activities that encourage kids to explore and engage with the world around them at The Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City.

Ritz Kids

Rich in history and culture, the Washington, DC area invites exploration. Whether you seek amenities that cater to infants and toddlers, or programs designed to spark curiosity in young minds, The Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City offers a luxury, family-friendly experience. Discover child-friendly hotel amenities, like the Ritz Kids program, offering fun, locally inspired entertainment.

Ritz Kids Tent with Lion, amenities

The Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City offers junior guests a variety of special services and amenities including:


  • Special Welcome Amenity Pack
  • Coloring Book with Crayons
  • Snack
  • Bottle Water
  • Infant toiletry items, cribs and high chairs available through housekeeping
  • P.O.L.O. (Protect Our Little Ones) Kits – Child safety devices for guest rooms including electrical covers, thermometers, band-aids and ointments available upon request
  • Ritz Kids Check In
  • Scavenger Hunt

Our young guests enjoy a variety of selections, including: 



  • Cereal and Fruit
  • Hot Oatmeal
  • Granola Parfait
  • Scrambled Eggs W/Choice of Meat and Toast
  • Pancakes
  • Belgian Waffle
  • French Toast Sticks
  • Choice of Milk
  • Choice of Juice


Lunch & Dinner

  • Turkey & Cheddar Sandwich
  • Peanut Butter & Jelly Sandwich
  • Grilled Cheese Sandwich
  • Chicken Fingers
  • Mac and Cheese
  • Cheese Burger
  • Penne Pasta
  • Cheese or Pepperoni Flatbread
  • Choice of Milk
  • Choice of Juice



  • Ice Cream Sundae
  • Brownie
  • Cookie

Fashion Centre at Pentagon City

1100 S Hayes St, Arlington, VA 22202

(703) 414-0011


Smithsonian National Zoo

3001 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, D.C. 20008

(202) 633-4888


National Museum of Natural History

10th St. & Constitution Ave. NW, Washington, D.C. 20560

(202) 633-1000


National Air and Space Museum

600 Independence Ave SW, Washington, D.C. 20560

(202) 633-2214


International Spy Museum

800 F St NW, Washington, D.C. 20004

(202) 654-0950


George Washington's Mount Vernon

3200 Mt Vernon Memorial Hwy, Mt Vernon, VA 22121

(703) 780-2000


Pentagon Row Ice Skating

1201 S Joyce St, Arlington, VA 22202

(703) 418-6666

November - March


Nationals Park

1500 South Capitol St SE, Washington, D.C. 20003

(202) 675-6287


Capital One Arena

601 F St NW, Washington, D.C. 20004

(202) 628-3200



1600 Fedex Way, Landover, MD 20785

(301) 276-6000