Mature couples visiting DC often want a balance between accessibility to the National Mall and a hotel within walking distance to exciting restaurants and shopping. In that case, Dupont Circle, Alexandria, Capitol South, or Bethesda are good choices.
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From the historic charm of Alexandria, to the bustling bar scene of Arlington and beautiful brownstone embassies in Dupont Circle Washington, DC has a diverse set of neighborhoods that carter to most any traveler’s expectations. Whether you’re looking to party, focused on museums, trying to impress a loved one, or bringing the whole family, DC has a neighborhood for you.EXPLORE D.C.
Most families will seek a balance of affordability, access to the National Mall for Smithsonian Museums and a neighborhood that is comfortable. All families will want to consider the Capitol Holiday Inn, then also look into hotels outside DC for free parking, breakfast and affordable rates.
Business travelers coming to D.C. who are flying into DCA will want to look into the Americana Hotel for the low rates, free shuttle, breakfast and wifi. Use the Metro Map to find hotels near the Metro with free parking.
Mixing tourism is often what travelers want who are coming to DC with friends, or on a romantic getaway weekend. Dupont Circle, Adam’s Morgan and Chinatown are all great places to start looking at hotels. Outside DC in Clarendon party goes will find good nightlife.
Young couple coming to on a weekend getaway typically want to find a balance between savings, walkability, and quick access to downtown and the National Mall. Take a look at Rosslyn, Ballston, or Clarendon to meet these needs.
Shoppers coming to DC can find endless options in Georgetown, Tysons Corner and Downtown DC. We suggest staying in Tysons in order to save money and have access to the most shopping.
Travelers coming to DC from DCA, Dulles, or via I-66 will travel through Virginia. Virginia offers the shortest commutes to DC, especially Arlington. Alexandria is a popular destination. Learn more areas to stay in Virginia and identify the best hotels outside of DC in Virginia.