President-elect Obama and his family will stay at the historic Hay-Adams Hotel near the White House before his inauguration, reports The New York Times.

Obama, Michelle ObamaMichelle ObamaMichelle Obama to participate in 'College Signing Day' with MTV Trump’s first 100 days saw liberal media derangement reach new heights Dems, GOP bicker via official Twitter accounts MORE and their two daughters will stay at the hotel, across from Lafayette Park, starting this weekend. Sasha and Malia Obama begin classes at Sidwell Friends School on Monday.

The family had hoped to use the Blair House, the residence for presidential guests, but the Bush administration had it booked until Jan. 15.