Hotels in U.S.

The Loews Madison Hotel is within easy reach of both the downtown sights and the midtown shops and restaurants.

The four-diamond Omni Shoreham hotel is set apart from the city bustle in the Adams Morgan neighborhood, near both the National Zoo and Rock Creek Park.

Truly at the center of it all, The Dupont Circle Hotel overlooks all the shops and restaurants around the bustling circle for which it is named. Elegant, contemporary guest rooms offer 300-thread-count linens and heated floors in the marble bathrooms.

Located along Georgetown’s C&O Canal towpath, the Capella is a luxe hotel with an indoor/outdoor infinity pool, rooftop bar, fitness center with personal trainers, in-room spa treatments, and even a private living room with a personal assistant.

A relative newcomer, the Marriott Marquis is already a favorite place to stay in Washington, DC, thanks to its convenient location near the convention center and all the hotspots of Penn Quarter and Chinatown.

The chic and breezy 14-room Rose Hotel, located just off the oh-so-trendy artists enclave of Abbot Kinney Ave., is the epitome of minimalist beach chic.

Dustin Lancaster’s first b&b-style hotel is feels like a real retreat for writers and creatives.

The rooms at this uber-hip hotel might not be particularly spacious, but what they lack in size, they make up for in swoon-worthy eclectic California style courtesy of Commune Design.

Located on the waterfront near the Ferry Building, SoMa, and Financial District, this waterfront hotel boasts some of the best real estate in the city. Many rooms have unobstructed views of the bay and Bay Bridge and spa-style limestone bathrooms.

An urban hotel with an electric feel, a lively lounge with a live DJ, and frequent art exhibitions, film screenings, and fashion events. Rooms have ultra-plush bedding and neon art. A futuristic fitness center at the top of the hotel has a glass ceiling.

San Francisco’s classic Union Square collides with modern tech culture at this restored turn-of-the-century hotel. 152 guestrooms with urban sentiments, like exposed pipe ceilings and lighting fixed on cables brings the former Powell Hotel into the modern era.

This historic motor lodge is infamous for housing dozens of rock star musicians over the last five decades. Now a verdant interior courtyard and heated outdoor pool (home to frequent pool parties) and popular conjoined restaurant and bar draw travelers and locals.

A former army barracks that is now a 22-room Georgian revival-style inn with relaxed country-chic rooms. Located near the Golden Gate Bridge, among the eucalyptus and cypress trees of the Presidio’s protected parkland.

Aptly situated in San Francisco’s techie South of Market hub, Hotel Zetta conforms to its environment, with wired amenities (plasma TVs and in-room Nespresso machines, to name a couple).