is almost exactly a mile from the Cherry Blossoms at the Tidal Basin and on the walk over you'd get to pass 1)
The White House, 2)
Old Executive Office Building, 3)
Washington Monument and 4)
The National World War II Memorial. This year, the predicted peak bloom will be April 4th (although they start to bloom around March 30th).
The Hay-Adams "Cherry Blossom Package"
includes a minimum of 2 nights, Cherry Blossom Fesitval information, a special amenity, and complimentary parking (normally $35.84 per night with the valet). Rates start at $369 for the package and will sell out quickly (check real-time availability here
Other packages available to welcome back spring to the area include "Spring Break"
(low rates, breakfast and accommodations) and the "Sake Dinner Package"
(five-course Asian influenced dinner, 5 different Japanese sake, breakfast, free parking, and of course the room).
If you live in the area or are visiting and not staying at the Hay-Adams
(shame on you) but want to partake in the "Sake Dinner" the night before the Cherry Blossom Parade and Festival, the cost for two is $150
plus tax and gratuity. Call the Lafayette Room at 202-220-4853 to make reservations - 6:30 pm Reception, 7:30 pm Dinner.