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The first partisan hotel will soon open its doors in Washington

A hotel designed by and for democrats: this is the ambitious challenge taken up by Eaton Workshop, which should open its doors in Washington in spring 2018 in a symbolic battle against the Trump presidency.

This will be the first openly partisan hotel in the world. The Eaton Workshop in Washington first and foremost as a progressive place, dedicated to American democratic values and tolerance.

The hotel will have 209 moderately-priced rooms. Events at the hotel will be dedicated to progressive reflection: TED Talks speakers will be present on some evenings, while other evenings will be given over to conferences and debates. The space will be invested with several art exhibitions, while a co-working space dedicated to progressive start-ups will also be created. The spa will also be politicized: goodbye facials, hello wellness.

Washington's Eaton Workshop will follow the current trend in the hotel business in which hotel and street merge. Local residents and visitors are both invited to events and to bring this "counter-cultural" destination to life. This hotel is the definitive perfect antithesis of Washington's Trump Hotel, located just a few blocks away.It is an interesting translation of the political battle in hotel competition ...

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