2024 Government Affairs Conference


Reserve your room here, making sure to double-check the dates that are entered.

Attendees who book at the conference hotel save on the registration fee. The Royal Sonesta Washington, DC Capitol Hill is steps away from DC's most significant landmarks, including the Union Station, the White House, DC monuments, and the Smithsonian. 

The Royal Sonesta Washington, DC Capitol Hill
20 Massachusetts Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20001

Check-in: 4:00 pm
Check-out: 11:00 am

AWPA members are responsible for making their own reservations online here. Identify yourself as an AWPA Government Affairs Conference attendee to receive the special group rate of $319/night plus taxes for single or double occupancy. The group rate is available three (3) days prior to and three (3) days after the meeting dates, based on availability—please call the hotel for assistance with booking in this situation.

All rooms must be guaranteed by credit card at the time of reservation. Discounted rooms are available until August 18, or until the room block is full, whichever occurs first. Reservations must be made on or before August 18. Your cooperation in making early reservations is greatly appreciated, and you will have a better experience if you are at the conference hotel. This deadline cannot be extended, so make your reservation early.

Please be sure to confirm your travel details, and ensure your arrival and departure dates for your hotel reservation are correct before you check in to the Royal Sonesta. Early departures will be charged a fee equal to one room night, plus tax.

Cancellations and Early Departure Penalty
Reservations may be cancelled up to seventy-two hours prior to arrival, after which one night’s stay will be charged to your credit card. If you choose to leave before your reservation's departure date, you may also be charged one additional night's fee+taxes.


  • Local airports are Reagan National-DCA (5.3 miles/13-minute drive), Dulles International-IAD (31 miles/40-minute drive) and Baltimore Washington International-BWI (32 miles/50-minute drive).
  • Taxis from Reagan are approximately $25 depending on traffic.
  • All three airports have authorized Uber and Lyft pick-ups.
  • The metro would require a transfer or short walk; Union Station is .3 miles/5-minute walk away.

The Royal Sonesta Washington, DC Capitol Hill offers an exclusive, on-site, reserved valet parking experience. Currently, overnight guests are charged $63.00 per night with unlimited in/out privileges. For non-overnight guests, hourly fees apply for day and evening,