Hotels Near Friendship Heights Metro

1484271751_08_thumbs_upRecommended Hotel: Courtyard
Why: Better Rates, Free Wifi, Less Expensive Parking
There are two choices for hotels near the Friendship Heights (Chevy Chase) Metro. Courtyard is the better options compared to the nearby Embassy Suites due to it’s less expensive rates. Expect to save at least $40 or more per night over Embassy Suites. Parking is $10 less and wifi is free creating another $20 in savings over Embassy Suites. Guests at the Courtyard had minor complaints such as the rooms are small, and the heating / cooling units run on motion sensors. This is an eco-friendly hotel. If larger suite style rooms are a requirement go with the Embassy Suites, Otherwise most travelers will want to investigate Courtyard first.

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About Friendship Heights

Who is Best for this Location?

thumbs_up Friendship Heights is an ideal location for visitors who don’t mind being a little removed from the city. Business travelers will appreciate its proximity to Bethesda and Rockville, Maryland while still being close to DC proper.


nieghborhood_vibe_48Neighborhood Vibe: Friendship Heights is an upscale neighborhood just north of Washington, DC in Maryland. While there is an urban feel along the main drag of the neighborhood, Wisconsin Avenue, you’ll quickly find yourself in a more suburban setting, with single family homes dominating the neighborhood. This is a very safe area with a good mix of young professionals, families, and long-time residents.

things_to_do_48Things to Do: The main attraction in Friendship Heights is its shopping. Home to stores ranging from TJMaxx to Dior, this area boasts four different shopping centers. While mostly national chains, you will find a few local shops, most notably independent bookstore Politics and Prose. The red metro line offers easy access to downtown DC and American University is nearby.


what_to_east_48What to Eat: Friendship Heights offers a variety of dining options. Familiar chains like Maggiano’s and The Cheesecake Factory have prominent locations on Wisconsin Avenue. Local favorites Clyde’s of Chevy Chase and Chadwick’s offer family-friendly atmosphere and menus that will offer something for everyone. For a more upscale experience, try Range, the latest venture from Top Chef contestant Bryan Voltaggio.

Courtyard – Friendship Heights

Weekday Avg. Rate $218
Weekend Avg. Rate $148


Hotel Specs

Closest Station3 Blocks
WifiFree Wifi
Parking$15 Per Day
BreakfastAvailable at hotel restaurant
RestaurantTrattoria 5520 (American)
Shuttle to AirportNo
Hotel ShuttleNo
GymCardio machines and free weights
PoolOutdoor Seasonal
Room TypeStandard. King, Queen, Doubles

Embassy Suites – Friendship Heights

Weekday Avg. Rate $283
Weekend Avg. Rate $285


Hotel Specs

Closest Station246 Feet
Wifi$14.95 Per Day
Parking$26 Per Day
BreakfastFree Buffet. Hot & Cold Items
RestaurantAtrio Café & Lounge, Willie’s Bar
Shuttle to AirportNo
Hotel ShuttleNo
GymCardio machines and free weights
Room TypeStandard & Suites Available