Recommended Hotel: Capitol Hill Hotel
Why: Luxury Boutique near Smithsonian Museums
There is only one hotel option within walking distance to the Capitol South Metro and that is the boutique Capitol Hill Hotel. The hotel is one block from the Metro and will suit most travelers who want easy access to the Library of Congress, Capitol Building and Supreme Court. Weekday rates hover around $250 with weekday rates dropping to an average of $210. These rates aren’t much better than you will find elsewhere in downtown DC. Tourist should know that the nearby Holiday Inn at the L’Enfant Plaza Metro has better rates. At Capitol South wifi and a hot breakfast are free, but parking is $50 per night. There is a wine hour every weekday from 5-6PM. This is a good choice for luxury minded couples who want to splurge and stay at an excellent location for Smithsonian Museums and restaurant’s on Capitol Hill.