Sunday, November 1, 2015

Enjoy a Thanksgiving to Remember at Capella Washington, D.C., Georgetown

From our friends at Capella Washington, D.C., Georgetown...

Award-Winning Luxury Hotel in the Heart of Georgetown Has Also Tailored Fun Culinary Events and Hotel Packages to Banish the Post-Thanksgiving Blues

Celebrate everything you’re thankful for this holiday season at Capella Washington, D.C., Georgetown. James Beard award-winning Executive Chef Frank Ruta and RAMMY’s Best Pastry Chef of the Year, Aggie Chin and the Capella D.C. team have created a series of delightful special offerings for guests to enjoy this Thanksgiving including refreshing seasonal cocktails at the Rye Bar, Thanksgiving feasts in The Grill Room and pamper-focused holiday packages. Select from the following fun-filled things to do during Thanksgiving in Washington, D.C.:

Thanksgiving Dinner at The Grill Room, and Cocktails at The Rye Bar - Thanksgiving dinner will be served at The Grill Room, helmed by award-winning Chef Frank Ruta. Dine on a family-style menu of seasonal holiday dishes and a selection of warm homemade pies. Guests will end the night on a sweet note with a mug of Chef Aggie Chin’s signature Hot Cocoa Mix. Priced at $75 per person with seatings beginning from 1:00 PM until 8:00 PM. Does not include tax and gratuity.

Before retreating to your luxurious guest room, warm up at The Rye Bar with a seasonal Rye Ginger Toddy (priced at $16) made with rye whiskey, Darjeeling tea, lemon, honey and ginger, served in a warm footed mug topped with a fresh lemon wheel (available from November 23rd to 30th.)

Black Friday Brunch at The Grill Room & Cocktails at The Rye Bar - To satisfy the cravings of holiday shoppers and to combat the post-Thanksgiving blues, brunch will be served from 11:30 AM until 2:30 PM at The Grill Room. Enjoy a light a la carte menu featuring seasonal dishes prepared by Chef Frank Ruta.

Post-brunch, guests can also enjoy seasonally inspired cocktails at The Rye Bar such as the comforting Hot Apple Cider (priced at $16) made with fresh apples courtesy of Northern Neck Farms.

Capella Presidential Thanksgiving Package - Guests traveling to D.C. will stay in the lap of luxury with the following Presidential amenities:  

• Overnight accommodations in the Presidential Suite

• Welcome amenity of organic pears

• Rye Ginger Toddy welcome cocktail

• Customizable Thanksgiving menu created by Chef Frank Ruta, served in the privacy of the Presidential Suite on special Capella place settings

• Black Friday brunch for two

• Commemorative carving set personalized with the family initials

• Chauffeured four-hour Black Friday shopping tour in a luxury car

Rates for the Presidential Thanksgiving Package begin at $7000. Subject to availability.

For more information on the above-mentioned Thanksgiving events and special offers visit or call 202-617-2400.

About Capella Washington D.C., Georgetown:
Ideally located alongside the historic C&O Canal and cobblestone sidewalks of Georgetown, Capella Washington, D.C., features 49 luxury guest rooms and suites accompanied with unparalleled personalized service by a team of Personal Assistants who are available around-the-clock to assist guests with their requests.

Inside, guests can enjoy creative, seasonal menus at The Grill Room which has outdoor seating available with stunning picturesque views of the capital city and The Rye Bar, which offers a personally curated collection of rare rye whiskeys, carefully composed cocktails and a specialty menu of innovative bar fare. The hotel’s wrap-around rooftop pool and bar boasts some of the best sights in the D.C. area with sweeping views of the Potomac River, the Washington Monument, Kennedy Center, Roosevelt Island, and the Spires of Georgetown University.

Capella D.C. provides a top-tier retreat for the discerning world traveler, positioning guests between the center of culture, shopping, dining, and the headquarters of international policy and finance.

Capella D.C. was named as one of the “Top 25 Luxury Hotels in the United States” in the 2014 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Hotel Awards. The hotel also received the prestigious “2014 Grand Awards” by The Andrew Harper Collection which recognizes hotels that are intimate, possess strong individual personalities, offer relaxing atmospheres and demonstrate an extraordinary devotion to personal service. The hotel is located at 1050 31st Street, NW Washington, DC 20007. For more information visit