The Renaissance Washington DC Downtown Hotel, 999 9th St., NW, Washington, DC 20001 is our 2014 race headquarters hotel and is offering special race room rates of $174.00. The Renaissance is about 0.6 mile from the staging area on the Washington Monument Grounds and about 0.5 mile from the Health and Fitness Expo at the National Building Museum. The closest Metro stop to the hotel is the Gallery Place Metro stop on the Yellow, Green and Red lines. You can book your rooms at the Renaissance on line at
or by phone by calling 800-228-9290 and asking for the Credit Union Cherry Blossom Ten Mile rate. Don’t delay. Hotel space in Washington during cherry blossom season is very limited.