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V Team Kids at Hotel Zena

Calling all curious little travelers: The V Team Kids program at Hotel Zena features activities and amenities designed to inspire kids to express their creativity, connect to the community, explore the local culture, and let their playful side thrive. Feeling musical? Pick up a ukulele or guitar and pluck out a tune. Have an artistic streak? Grab a paint-by-number of photography kit. Also ready to spark adventure: astrology classes, art tours, sports equipment for loan, a book butler with a kid-friendly library, and more. To book activities, please contact the front desk at least 24 hours in advance.

Kids Activities

Express Creativity

Mini Chefs Baking Class

Hours: Saturday afternoons
Location: Lobby

Show off your creativity with our dessert decorating class. A fun and delicious activity for all kids, this hour-long class will guide the kids through the process of decorating cookies, cupcakes and other desserts.  We will supply the tools, baking items, and clean up the mess so your child can focus on the most fun and creative part of baking – the decorating! Requires a 72 hour advance notice.

Book Butler

Hours: Upon request
Location: Lobby (use “Booqable” QR code)

Transport yourself to another world in the comfort of your guest room. Kids are invited to select a book from our curated book collection of kids’ books that includes long time classics. Books for all ages.

Make Music

Hours: Upon request
Location: Lobby (use “Booqable” QR code)

Be inspired by the rich music history all around you in our nation’s capital. Have a jam session and borrow one of our musical instruments available for use during your stay. 

Paint by Number Kits

Hours: Upon request
Location: Lobby (use “Booqable” QR code)

Discover your inner artist and create your own masterpiece.  Young painters can develop their coordination and artistic skills while we’ll supply all the essentials needed to bring your child’s artwork to life.

Photography Kits

Hours: Upon request
Location: Lobby (inquire with the front desk)

Capture the world around you and the most memorable moments during your stay.  Kits include polaroid camera, film and scan disk, Go pro, selfie stick, ring light.

Connect Community

Hike Along

Hours: Upon request
Location: Lobby (inquire with the front desk)

Explore the many hiking trails throughout the DMV where kids can discover and enjoy playing outdoors. We’ll provide a list of our favorite spots for kids of all ages to enjoy, whether flower lovers, bird watchers, animal lovers and more.

Explore Locally

Map Highlighting Maverick Destinations

Hours: Upon request
Location: Lobby (inquire with the front desk)

Whether culture-seeking or exploring a local hiking trail, embark on a family adventure. Our team will provide a list of the DC area that highlights family-friendly activities that the whole family will enjoy.

Art Inspired Scavenger Hunt

Hours: Upon request
Location: Lobby (ask the front desk for the scavenger hunt map and start exploring! Upon completion, come to the front desk for your prize.)

Explore over 60 pieces of original art at both Hotel Zena and Viceroy Washington DC. Learn about the collection of works that celebrate women at Hotel Zena and the one-of-a-kind cube sculpture created by local artists at Viceroy DC. 

Empower Play


Hours: Upon request (guests may use for up to 4 hours or longer, depending on demand.)
Location: Lobby (use “Booqable” QR code)

Enter the world of gaming with the Oculus (VR) and WII to the classic board games at Hotel Zena.