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Marriott and Hilton hotels in Washington, D.C., are planning to keep their doors open on Inauguration Day, despite security concerns after the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol last week.
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Spokespeople for both Marriott International Inc. and Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. confirmed to FOX Business on Wednesday that their hotels would be open on Jan. 20, when President-elect Joe Biden is sworn into office.
The hotels confirmed they would remain open after Airbnb announced Wednesday that it would cancel all reservations in the area – and prevent new reservations from being booked – for the week of Biden’s inauguration.
AIRBNB WILL BLOCK, CANCEL ALL DC RESERVATIONS DURING INAUGURATION
“Our hotels in the D.C. area will remain open leading up to and through the inauguration,” a Marriott spokesperson said in a statement. “We plan on keeping our commitment to existing reservations.”