Capacity Chart

Meetings & Events

Versatile Spaces to Meet, Create and Celebrate

Hotel Zena meeting and event spaces are inspired by the female stories that have shifted perspectives and affected change throughout history. No matter the size of your group or reason for gathering.



Located off the lively lounge on our first floor, Barton is dedicated to Clara Barton, the pioneering American nurse who founded the American Red Cross and is noteworthy for her tireless humanitarian work and civil rights advocacy. Barton's flexible setup allows for use as a private dining area, an intimate reception or additional meeting area with close access to Figleaf Restaurant.

Approximate Square feet840
Approximate Square meters78
  • Banquet 60
  • Boardroom 36


Perched on the highest floor of Hotel Zena, Belmont pays tribute to Alva Belmont, a prominent American socialite and major figure in the American women's suffrage movement known for her energy, intelligence, strong opinions and willingness to challenge convention. Belmont is flexible; it can be used as one large space for bigger functions or divided into two smaller spaces for intimate gatherings. Features of the room include a welcoming foyer, complimentary Wi-Fi access, A/V capabilities and sparkling views of the DC skyline.

Approximate Square feet966
Approximate Square meters89
  • Banquet 60
  • Reception 80
  • Theater 80
  • Classroom 54
  • U-Shape 36
  • Boardroom 40


A highlight of our second floor, Bethune, named after formidable education and civil rights advocate Mary Bethune, is designed to cultivate ideas and spark conversation. It features a sleek boardroom seating up to 12, A/V capabilities and complimentary Wi-Fi access.

Approximate Square feet432
Approximate Square meters40
  • Boardroom 12


Hotel Zena's expansive dining space, Figleaf, is also its most dynamic and versatile. Go ahead and play — it offers a variety of setups for any event, be it a cocktail party, fundraiser or creative session. Figleaf can also host large receptions, catering to all tastes with health-conscious food and drink. Enjoy features like a pool table while taking in the collection of curated art surrounding you. It's all designed to ignite conversation, and inspire the big ideas and sense of excitement your gathering needs.

Approximate Square feet840
Approximate Square meters78
  • Banquet 60
  • Reception 90
  • Theater 74
  • Classroom 47
  • U-Shape 36

Hedy's Rooftop

Set under the stars, Hedy's Rooftop has a shimmering social scene and breathtaking view of The District. Offering 648 square feet, it's perfect for private events or cocktail receptions.

Approximate Square feet648
Approximate Square meters60
  • Reception 75

Capacity Chart & Floor Plans

Venue Approximate Square Footage (LxWxH)
Banquet Reception Theater Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Photos
Barton 840 78 60 -- -- -- -- 36
Belmont 966 89 60 80 80 54 36 40
Bethune 432 40 -- -- -- -- -- 12
Figleaf 840 78 60 90 74 47 36 --
Hedy's Rooftop 648 60 -- 75 -- -- -- --


Premium Accommodations

Newly renovated rooms and suites.

On-Site Catering

Food and beverage provided by Figleaf and Hedy's Rooftop.

Variety of Meeting Spaces

Uniquely designed meeting and event space, indoor and out.

Prime Location

Conveniently located steps from downtown DC and the bustling 14th Street Corridor.

Request for Proposals

Contact Hotel Zena to plan your next meeting or event at +1 202 742 3144, send a request for proposal to or complete the form below and allow our creative staff to contact you about hosting your ideal meeting or event.

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