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A Lifestyle Hotel Management Group

Modus Hotels is a Washington DC Lifestyle Hotel Group that develops, owns and operates a portfolio of hotels and restaurants in various cities. Each Modus Hotel offers a one-of-a-kind experience through its unique amenities and personalized service​.

Our Vision is to consistently be best-in-class in developing and operating lifestyle hotels, by offering guests unique experiences in defined environments that cater to all aspects of a guests' stay in inventive, personal and approachable ways. Our Ethos is to provide our guests with inventive, personal and approachable service and amenities in residentially styled settings. Located in diverse cities and neighborhoods, we connect our guests with new experiences by providing wellness/fitness, dining, entertainment and technology to make each stay unforgettable.

Modus Hotel colleagues truly make the difference. Our culture is one of independent and spirited individuals who love what they do and share a desire to create a genuine environment where each person can be themselves.


Conrad Cafritz, the chairman of Cafritz Interests, Novus Residences, and Modus Hotels has been a leader in the Washington real estate community for more than 40 years, encompassing office, hotel, retail, residential, and industrial properties throughout the United States. Mr. Cafritz is the son of Morris Cafritz, who began developing real estate in Washington, DC in 1919 and became the city's most prolific developer during the mid-20th century. Conrad Cafritz joined his father's firm, The Cafritz Company, after graduating from Yale University in 1960. He soon established his own company, known to-day as Cafritz Interests, as well as the affiliated Modus Hotels. The company has grown steadily into a diverse, full-service real estate development company, owning as many as 120 properties at one time, representing a value of over $1.2 billion.