ANC 2A to Hold Community and Special Meetings on Watergate Hotel and Casta's Renewal Applications



ANC 2A will hold an upcoming community meeting and a special meeting regarding the alcoholic beverage license renewal applications by the Watergate Hotel and the Georgetown Inn West End / Casta's Rum Bar.


First, the ANC will hold a community meeting regarding the Watergate Hotel's renewal application on Monday, May 2nd at 4:30 pm. This meeting will be held online via Zoom and can be accessed at the following link: https://bit.ly/ANC2AWatergate. If you do not have a computer or access to the internet, you may join the meeting via phone at (301) 715-8592 or (646) 558-8656 with meeting ID 871 0399 4528 #.


The details for the Watergate Hotel's renewal application are as follows:


Watergate Hotel – Application for renewal of the establishment’s Retailer’s Class “C” Hotel license at 2650 Virginia Avenue NW (ABRA-091162)

  • Hours of Operation: Sunday through Saturday, 24 hours

  • Hours of Sales/Service: Sunday through Thursday, 8:00 am to 2:00 am; Friday through Saturday, 8:00 am to 3:00 am

  • Hours of Entertainment: Sunday through Thursday, 6:00 pm to 2:00 am; Friday through Saturday, 6:00 pm to 3:00 am

  • Hours of Summer Garden Operation: See settlement agreement

  • Hours of SummerGarden Sales/Service: See settlement agreement

  • Endorsements: Cover charge, dancing, entertainment, summer garden

  • Protest Date: May 9th, 2022

The Watergate Hotel's 2013 settlement agreement can be found here and 2019 settlement agreement can be found here.


Second, the ANC will hold a special meeting regarding the Georgetown Inn West End / Casta's Rum Bar's renewal application on Tuesday, May 3rd at 5:00 pm. This meeting will be held online via Zoom and can be accessed at the following link: https://bit.ly/ANC2ACastas. If you do not have a computer or access to the internet, you may join the meeting via phone at (301) 715-8592 or (646) 558-8656 with meeting ID 861 5082 8536 #.


The details for the Georgetown Inn West End / Casta's Rum Bar's renewal application are as follows:


Georgetown Inn West End / Casta's Rum Bar – Application for renewal of the Retailer’s Class “C” Restaurant license at 1121 New Hampshire Avenue NW (ABRA-109462)

  • Hours of Operation: Sunday through Saturday, 24 hours

  • Hours of Sales/Service: Sunday through Thursday, 8:00 am to 2:00 am; Friday through Saturday, 8:00 am to 3:00 am

  • Hours of Entertainment: Sunday through Thursday, 6:00 pm to 2:00 am; Friday through Saturday, 6:00 pm to 3:00 am

  • Hours of Summer Garden Operation: Sunday through Thursday, 8:00 am to 11:00 pm; Friday through Saturday, 8:00 am to 12:00 am

  • Hours of Summer Garden Sales/Service: Sunday through Thursday, 8:00 am to 11:00 pm; Friday through Saturday, 8:00 am to 12:00 am

  • Endorsements: Entertainment, summer garden

  • Protest Date: May 16th, 2022