The District of Columbia

Hotels

Hotels

by DC GIS on 20101203

Keywords
About: Hotel, Hospitality, Travel, Lodging, Vacation, economy, Motel, Bed and Breakfast
Taking place at: Washington, D.C., District of Columbia, DC, DC GIS, DCGIS

Abstract


Hotel locations. The dataset contains locations and attributes of Hotels, created as part of the DC Geographic Information System (DC GIS) for the D.C. Office of the Chief Technology Officer (OCTO) and participating D.C. government agencies.

A database provided by the DC Taxi Commission (DCTC) and research at various commercial websites identified Hotels and DC GIS staff geo-processed the data.

All DC GIS data is stored and exported in Maryland State Plane coordinates NAD 83 meters.

METADATA CONTENT IS IN PROCESS OF VALIDATION AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE.

Purpose

This data is used for the planning and management of Washington, D.C. by local government agencies.

Use constraints

Acknowledgment of the DC Geographic Information Systems Program (DC GIS). The District of Columbia Government makes no claims as to the completeness, accuracy or content of any data contained hereon, and makes no representation of any kind, including, but not limited to, the warranty of the accuracy or fitness for a particular use, nor are any such warranties to be implied or inferred with respect to the information or data furnished herein.

Point of contact

GIS Data Coordinator
in D.C. Office of the Chief Technology Officer

441 4th St NW, Suite 930 South
Washington DC, 20001, USA

fax: (202) 727-5660
hours: 8:30 am - 5 pm

Credits

DC Taxi Comission (DCTC) listing and commercial websites

Data accuracy

Accuracy
Data believed to be complete and accurate, subject to change. Digital version compared with original source data for accuracy and completeness. Validated by source and/or responsible agency.

Logical consistency
In process of validation by source and/or responsible agency.

Completeness
Data believed to be complete and accurate, subject to change. Digital version compared with original source data for accuracy and completeness. Validated by source and/or responsible agency.

Horizontal positional accuracy
In process of validation by source and/or responsible agency.

Vertical positional accuracy
N/A

Lineage / Sources

  • DC Taxi Commission Hotel List
    database, locations and attributes
    DCTC hotel listing
    by DC Taxi Commission and the DC Office of the Chief Technology Officer, 09/01/2002
  • Commercial websites
    websites, location and attributes
    Commercial websites
    by Various, 2002
  • Yellow Book
    yellow pages, location and attribution
    by Yellow Book USA Inc.
Lineage / Processes
GIS Data Coordinator
in Office of the Chief Technology Officer

441 4th St NW, Suite 930 South
Washington DC, 20001, USA

fax: 202-727-5660
hours: 8:30am - 5:30pm

Hotel locations were created from several data sources and located geocoding to the DC Master Address Repository. Staff updated weblinks via web research and verified locations using the 2005 and 2006 aerial and satellite imagery.

The number of rooms was acquired through web research. Where the value is zero, staff could not research the number of rooms in the hotel.

in OCTO



Performed data updates as follows:

- Embassy Suites Downtown in HotelPt changed to 'Embassy Suites Washington D.C.'
- Korman Communities is named 'AKA White House' at 1710 H STREET NW [ this is extended stay corporate housing with Hotel ameneties.)
- Added 'The Quincy Hotel' to 1823 L STREET NW
- Removed Kimpton Hotel, the Starwood Hotel, and the Swiiss Inn
- Changed address of The Ritz Carlton DC to 1150 22nd Street NW
- Changed named of the hotel at 1155 14th STREET NW to Donovan House.

Distribution

Most DC GIS datasets can be downloaded from "http://dcgis.dc.gov" on the data center page. Orders can also be made by contacting OCTO GIS at "dcgis@dc.gov", especially for datasets not available for download.

Distribution liability
Acknowledgment of the DC Geographic Information Systems Program (DC GIS). The District of Columbia Government makes no claims as to the completeness, accuracy or content of any data contained hereon, and makes no representation of any kind, including, but not limited to, the warranty of the accuracy or fitness for a particular use, nor are any such warranties to be implied or inferred with respect to the information or data furnished herein.

Distributed by
GIS Data Coordinator
in D.C. Office of the Chief Technology Officer

441 4th St NW, Suite 930 South
Washington DC, 20001, USA

fax: (202) 727-5660
hours: 8:30 am - 5 pm

Entity

DCGIS_HotelPt

Attributes

  • ADDRID / ESRI
    Internal feature number.
  • NUMROOMS / ESRI
    Hotel Number of Rooms
  • SHAPE / ESRI
    Feature geometry.
  • ADDRESS / ESRI
    Hotel Address
  • Shape / ESRI
    Feature geometry.
  • WEB_URL / ESRI
    Hotel Web link url
  • PHONE / ESRI
    Hotel Phone Number
  • ZIP / ESRI
    Hotel Zip Code
  • GIS_ID / ESRI
    OCTO GIS sequential identifier
  • NAME
    Hotel Name
  • OBJECTID / ESRI
    Internal feature number.
  • X / ESRI
    Internal feature number.
  • Y / ESRI
    Internal feature number.

Metadata

FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata / FGDC-STD-001-1998 as of 20110210

Provided by
GIS Data Coordinator
in D.C. Office of the Chief Technology Officer

441 4th St NW, Suite 930 South
Washington DC, 20001, USA

phone: REQUIRED: The telephone number by which individuals can speak to the organization or individual.
fax: (202) 727-5660
hours: 8:30 am - 5 pm