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Renaissance Dupont Circle Hotel Launches Retail Therapy Shopping Passport

WASHINGTON, DC–(Marketwire – October 5, 2010) –  Just in time for the Fall/Winter fashion season, the Renaissance Dupont Circle Hotel announces the launch of the Retail Therapy Shopping Passport and Style Guide in Washington, DC.

By partnering with an eclectic group of independently owned boutiques and spas, the Dupont Circle Hotel’s Retail Therapy Passport offers a fresh look at the city by highlighting interesting pairings of local experiences and style suggestions.

Included in the Passport and Style Guide are exclusive discounts from local retailers and a special map of the city pointing out a mix of District attractions to visit. From the art scene in Dupont Circle to the power lunch near Georgetown University, the Passport and Style Guide offers stylish solutions and remedies to navigate the city. Whether visiting the collections at the Corcoran Gallery of Art decked out in contemporary fashion couture or enjoying a night of bar-hopping from L2 to the 18th Street Lounge in haute denim, the Passport and Style Guide has every facet of DC style and leisure activities covered.

The Renaissance Washington, DC Dupont Circle hotel’s style partners include Muleh, Alchemie Forever Spa, G-Star Raw, Annie Cream Cheese, Wink, Urban Chic, Contemporaria, Simply Soles, Bacchus Wine Cellar, Sherman Pickey and Jaryam. Guests of the Washington, DC boutique hotel holding a Passport will receive 15% to 20% off of purchases from October 1st – December 31st, 2010.

The Retail Therapy Shopping Passport Package is available from October 1st – December 31st, 2010 with rates starting at $209. Guests who book the hotel package will receive:

  • Deluxe hotel accommodations
  • Breakfast for two
  • Complimentary valet parking
  • Eco-Chic Reusable Shopping Bag
  • Shopping Passport & Style Guide

Rates are per room, per night, based on availability and exclude tax and gratuities. Two-night minimum stay is required. Terms and conditions apply. For more information or reservations, please call (800) 228-9290, visit or call 202-775-0800. Refer to booking code: PKG or P42.

About Renaissance Washington, DC Dupont Circle Hotel
Renaissance Washington DC, Dupont Circle Hotel is a distinctive hotel located in south of end of Washington, DC’s Dupont Circle neighborhood at 1143 New Hampshire Avenue and M Street, NW. Situated blocks from Foggy Bottom restaurants and energetic nightlife and close to historic Georgetown, the Dupont Circle hotel is minutes from the metro and legendary city sites. The boutique hotel flaunts a cosmopolitan lobby bar featuring a rotating exhibit of contemporary student art works from the Corcoran College of Art + Design, conveying class and provoking guests’ sense of discovery, while 10,800 square feet of event space appeals to business travelers with state-of-the-art meeting facilities. Discover a favorite among Washington, DC Dupont Circle Hotels, the Renaissance Washington, DC Dupont Circle Hotel. For more information or to make a reservation, call (888) 803-1298, or visit

About Renaissance Hotels
RENAISSANCE HOTELS is an upscale brand with more than 140 properties in 28 countries that speaks to passionate travelers in search of authentic local discoveries when traveling for business or leisure. Renaissance Hotels has recently welcomed several new “gems” to its global collection — the ultra-modern Renaissance Paris Arc de Triomphe Hotel, the chic Renaissance New York Hotel 57 in Manhattan and the beautifully restored historic Eden Roc, a Renaissance Beach Resort and Spa in Miami, Florida. All Renaissance hotels participate in the award winning Marriott Rewards frequent travel program that allows members to earn hotel points or airline miles for every dollar spent during each stay. To make reservations and for more information about Renaissance Hotels, visit Follow Renaissance on Twitter at