Hotel & Travel Information

Hotel Information

InterContinental Washington D.C – The Wharf 
801 Wharf Street, SW
Washington, DC 20024

ALTA Room Rate at The InterContinental – The Wharf: $369.00 per night plus tax. If you still need a hotel reservation at the ALTA group rate, please email with your travel dates and we will do our best to help accommodate your request. 

ALTA Room Block Ends: Friday, April 5, 2019

InterContinental – The Wharf Cancellation Policy: When reservations are made, The InterContinental – The Wharf requires a deposit equal to the room rate and taxes for the first and last night of each reservation. An individual’s deposit is refundable if hotel receives notice of an individual’s cancellation at least 7 days prior to scheduled arrival.

Airport Information

Three major airports service the metropolitan Washington, DC area: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA), Dulles International Airport (IAD), and Baltimore-Washington International Airport (BWI). Reagan National Airport is the closest airport to downtown Washington and is the most convenient.

Transportation Information

On average a taxi from DCA is approximately $22.00 one way. Washington D.C. also offers UBER and Lyft  as alternatives to taxis.

The DC Metrorail system “The Metro” has six color-coded rail lines: Red, Orange, Blue, Silver, Yellow, and Green. The layout of the system makes it possible to travel between any two stations with no more than a single transfer. The DC Metro opens at 5:00AM on Weekdays and 7:00AM on Weekends; as for closing from Sunday- Thursday the metro stops at 12:00AM and from Friday- Saturday it closes at 3:00AM.

The closest metro stop to The InterContinental – The Wharf is Waterfront-SEU. To plan your trip, click here. As for fare rates they vary from stop to stop while also depending on the time of day.