FAQ: Places to Stay in Washington, DC

Q: Where is the Best Place to Stay in Washington, DC?

Short Answer: One of the best places to stay as voted by our visitors is the Holiday Inn, near the Rosslyn Metro. The hotel is liked for its free parking, balcony views, and close proximity to just about everything. Rosslyn is also an ideal location.

Q: Where is the Cheapest Place to stay on a Budget in Washington, DC?

Short Answer: The Americana hotel near DCA and the Crystal City Metro is one of the most affordable places to stay on a budget. The commute is easy for tourism and business destinations.

Q: What DC Hotels Have Free Parking and are Near the Metro?

Short Answer: Again, one of the best hotel with free parking is the Holiday Inn near the Rosslyn Metro. This hotel is a short ride to DCA, Smithsonian Museums and the Downtown DC.

Where is the Best Place to Stay for Sightseeing in Washington, DC?

Short Answer: The Capitol Holiday Inn is within walking distance to the National Mall and is only a few blocks to the Metro. Families like the hotel for the rooftop pool. Another popular area for tourist is Dupont Circle located near and around the embassies.

Q: Where is the Best Place for Staying in Virginia or Maryland Outside DC?

Short Answer: The most popular hotels outside of Washington, DC on this website happen to be both Courtyard Marriotts and are the Courtyard Marriott in Maryland near the New Carrollton Station, and for Virginia the Courtyard near the Dunn Loring Station.

Q: Where is the Best Place to Stay in Arlington, VA?

Short Answer: Most travelers like the Ballston neighborhood for its easy access to I-66 and short commute time into DC. The area is safe, with many restaurants. Arlington, VA is also home to DCA and the most popular station near Reagan National Airport is Crystal City.

Where is the Best Place to Stay near Reagan National Airport (DCA)?

Short Answer: On weekdays travelers will like the value of the Americana hotel, on weekends rates drop and travelers should look into the other options like the Hampton Inn.

Q: Where is the Best Place to Stay in DC for Nightlife?

Short Answer: Travelers should look into Dupont Circle, Chinatown, or Clarendon.

Where is the Best Place to Stay in DC near the Dulles Airport?

Short Answer: Right now there is only one hotel that runs a free shuttle to the Dulles airport and is close to the Metro. That is the Hyatt in Reston.

Places to Stay in Washington, DC

Best places to stay in Washington, DC 2017

NeighborhoodLocationWhyStationHotelCommuteAvg. WKAvg. WKD
Urban ResidentialArlington, VA#1, All AroundRosslynHoliday Inn10 mins$196$101
Urban ResidentialAlexandria, VAAlexandria w/Free ParkingBraddockBest Western20 mins$143$136
Urban ResidentialDCBed & BreakfastMt. VernonMt. Vernon B&B5 mins$125$125
Urban ResidentialDCA AirportDCA AccessCrystal CityHampton Inn15 mins$226$142
Urban ResidentialDCA AirportDCA, Free ParkingCrystal CityAmericana15 mins$115$112
Urban ResidentialAlexandria, VAFree Parking, Best ValueHuntington-EisenhowerHoliday Inn30 mins$133$119
Urban ResidentialMDLocation & BoutiqueBethesdaBethesda Court20 mins$164$100
Urban ResidentialVALocation w/ Free ParkingBallstonComfort Inn15 mins$154$118
Urban ResidentialMDLocation w/ Free ParkingBethesdaAmericana Inn20 mins$112$103
Urban ResidentialVALocation, Rates, All AroundBallstonHoliday Inn15 mins$163$107
Urban ResidentialDCLocation, RomanticDupont CircleEmbassy Row Hotel10 mins$231$156
SuburbsMDFree Parking, Best ValueBranch Ave.Country Inn & Suites30 mins$105$107
SuburbsVAFree Parking, Best ValueDunn-LoringCourtyard30 mins$183$89
SuburbsVAFree Parking, Best ValueFalls ChurchEcono Lodge20 mins$97$85
SuburbsVAFree Parking, Best ValueFranconia / SpringfieldWingate30 mins$96$87
SuburbsMD, Fedex FieldFree Parking, Best ValueNew CarrolltonCourtyard by Marriott30 mins$155$121
SuburbsMDFree Parking, Best ValueShady GroveComfort Inn40 mins$130$117
SuburbsVAFree Parking, Best ValueSpring HillQuality Inn30 mins$113$102
DowntownDCFamily, National MallL'EnfantHoliday Inn5 mins$169$160
DowntownDCNightlife, TouismChinatownFairfield Inn0 mins$265$211
VA#1, All AroundRosslynHoliday Inn
VAAlexandria w/Free ParkingBraddockBest Western
DCBed & BreakfastMt. VernonMt. Vernon B&B
VADCA AccessCrystal CityHampton Inn
VADCA, Free ParkingCrystal CityAmericana
VAFree Parking, Best ValueHuntington-EisenhowerHoliday Inn
MDLocation & BoutiqueBethesdaBethesda Court
VALocation w/ Free ParkingBallstonComfort Inn
MDLocation w/ Free ParkingBethesdaAmericana Inn
VALocation, Rates, All AroundBallstonHoliday Inn
DCLocation, RomanticDupont CircleEmbassy Row Hotel
MDFree Parking, Best ValueBranch Ave.Country Inn & Suites
VAFree Parking, Best ValueDunn-LoringCourtyard
VAFree Parking, Best ValueFalls ChurchEcono Lodge
VAFree Parking, Best ValueFranconia / SpringfieldWingate
MDFree Parking, Best ValueNew CarrolltonCourtyard by Marriott
MDFree Parking, Best ValueShady GroveComfort Inn
VAFree Parking, Best ValueSpring HillQuality Inn
DCFamily, National MallL'EnfantHoliday Inn
DCNightlife, TouismChinatownFairfield Inn