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Washington, D.C. is unique among U.S. cities. Not only is it the nation’s capital, but also a vibrant metropolis home to diverse neighborhoods, fantastic restaurants, and the U Street Corridor’s lively nightlife. Architecture buffs will find a seemingly endless array of monuments and notable buildings from Capitol Hill to Foggy Bottom, and styles range from Gothic to Modern. Those looking for Washington, D.C. vacations on a budget can enjoy free admission to more museums than can fit in one day’s itinerary. Must-sees include the White House, the National Air and Space Museum, and the Washington Monument/Lincoln Memorial.

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Days Inn Washington DC/Connecticut Avenue

2 stars
3.4 / 5 124 reviews
Affordable rooms in upper Northwest D.C. one block from the Metro The Days Inn Connecticut Avenue is in upper Northwest D.C., just a block from the Van Ness Metro station. Hop on the train for easy access to downtown D.C. and all the major tourist attractions. The comfortable hotel was remodeled in 2009 and offers complimentary high-speed Internet in all rooms. The hotel has been awarded Five Sunbursts, the highest rating awarded by the Days Inn Hotel chain. The on-site Tesoro Restaurant is a neighborhood staple serving an impressive menu of Italian cuisine. A number of other restaurants are within walking distance. Highlights Complimentary high-speed Internet throughout the hotelOne block from Van Ness Metro stationOn-site Italian restaurant Location Days Inn Connecticut Avenue is located in upper northwest D.C., one block from the Van Ness Metro station and four miles south of I-495. Rooms The six-floor building has all interior corridors. Spacious rooms at Days Inn Connecticut Avenue have cheery yellow walls, Serta Perfect Sleeper mattresses and triple sheeting. Dark wood furniture adds a touch of class. Business rooms have a microwave, refrigerator, iPod docking station and large desk area. High-speed Internet at Days Inn Connecticut Avenue is complimentary. Features The on-site Tesoro Restaurant serves authentic Italian cuisine for lunch and dinner. Dishes include homemade fettuccini with shrimp, scallop and crab meat in a rose cream sauce. The Days Inn Connecticut Avenue is steps away from Gold's Gym, a spa and a salon. Enjoy a complimentary USA Today on weekdays. Connecting rooms and cribs are available upon request when available. On-site parking is available (fees apply). Transportation Van Ness Metro stop (0.2 mi/0.3 km)Regan National Airport (6.8 mi/11 km)Dulles International Airport (21 mi/34 km)Baltimore Washington International Airport (26 mi/42 km) Attractions Rock Creek Park (0.7 mi/1.2 km)National Zoo (1.3 mi/2.1 km)Friendship Heights shops and restaurants (1.3 mi/2.2 km)American University (1.3 mi/2.2 km)Georgetown (2.8 mi/4.5 km)Dupont Circle (2.8 mi/4.5 km)The White House (3.7 mi/6 km)The National Mall (4.2 mi/6.7 km)Washington Monument (4.3 mi/6.9 km)Smithsonian Institution (4.5 mi/7.3 km) Business Business center Complimentary high-speed InternetMeeting space Policies and fees Parking is an additional charge of $20 plus tax per night with in/out privileges. The Days Inn Connecticut Avenue is 100 percent smoke-free.An in-room safe is $1.50 per night.
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Club Quarters in Washington DC

3 stars
4.0 / 5 191 reviews
Elegant hotel located close to many Washington DC attractionsClub Quarters Washington DC is only two blocks away from the White House and a short walk to other popular Washington DC attractions and areas of historical interest. Guests enjoy many features such as complimentary newspapers and magazines. Club Quarters Washington DC guests can also enjoy games and high-speed Internet access. The onsite restaurant offers a wide choice of meals with a casual bistro atmosphere. 3 Reasons To Stay:Located close to popular attractions and historic buildingsFree high-speed Internet available in all guest roomsBeautifully decorated guest rooms with modern amenities Club Quarters Washington DC Hotel RoomsThere is a choice of a variety of rooms and suites at the Club Quarters Washington DC hotel. Each has a queen-sized bed, and larger suites include a rollaway bed for additional space. Select rooms at the Club Quarters Washington DC hotel have tea and coffee making facilities while arger rooms and suites have kitchenettes including a microwave and refrigerator, ideal for those who prefer to prepare their own snacks. All rooms have a direct line telephone, complimentary Internet access, hair-dryer and iPod docking station. Cable or satellite television is available in each room at the Club Quarters Washington DC hotel with pay-per-view movies for entertainment. Things to Do:Madame Tussauds Washington DC (0.5 mi/0.8 km)The White House (0.5 mi/0.8 km)Vietnam Veterans Memorial (0.5 mi/0.8 km)Lincoln Memorial (0.5 mi/0.8 km)St Matthew's Cathedral (0.5 mi/0.8 km)Kennedy Center for Performing Arts (0.5 mi/0.8 km)Tudor Place (1.4 mi/2.3 km)DC Trails (1.5 mi/2.4 km)Open Top Sightseeing DC (1.6 mi/2.5 km) Policies and feesClub Quarters affiliates with Central Parking located on 18th Street between K and L Streets. The cost is $15 for 24 hours with validated parking ticket
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Beacon Hotel and Corporate Quarters

4 stars
3.7 / 5 426 reviews
The Beacon Hotel and Corporate Quarters presents guests visiting our nation's capital with a fresh approach to business and leisure accommodations by combining the latest in design concepts, technology and traditional values of comfort. Heavy emphasis on complementing the quality of life of our guests is placed by providing a full menu of services. There is no reason to forfeit one's lifestyle and taste at the expense of efficiency. The hotel design provides guests with material comfort and conveniences that are stimulating and pleasing to the senses. The hotel is focused on providing guests an urban sense of relaxation and style coupled with luxury of space. Accommodations provide space to live and work in with ample and comfortable seating. Each room is equipped with high speed wireless internet, and flat screen TV's. The Beacon Hotel features 60 Corporate Quarter studio suites with a fully stocked pantry style kitchen, with cabinetry in rich mahogany tones, marble flooring, richly hued glass tiled walls and seating that efficiently hides under the counter. The inspiration for the "corporate quarter' was drawn from New York studio living - comfortable, efficient, relaxed, purposeful and above all, tasteful. Styled in such a manner as to survive the latest trendy quirks or fads in hotel design, we have created a true modern classic. At the Beacon Hotel & Corporate Quarters guests can enjoy dining in the metropolitan atmosphere of the Beacon Bar & Grill also known as BB&G. Here, guests enjoy the congeniality of local residents or private dining in one of the restaurant's many private booths designed for business or intimate dining. Public areas are inviting, with comfortable seating and just the perfect amount of lighting to set the tone for comfort. Parking is not included. Parking is valet service only with in/out privileges. Parking rate is $39 USD plus 18% city tax per day. Clearance is 6 feet - vans and some SUV's will be restricted. Internet costs $12 USD per day, tax included. Local calls are $1.15 USD each plus tax.
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Hotel Lombardy

3 stars
4.3 / 5 197 reviews
Foggy Bottom hotel with 1920s European elegance and modern amenitiesThe Hotel Lombardy was built in 1926 as an apartment building and retains its original character with 1920's decor and elegant interior design. Cafe Lombardy, a European-inspired bistro, serves breakfast, lunch and dinner and offers a children's menu. The Venetian Room Bar and Lounge charms guests with its cozy fireplace. Guests can indulge in a glass of wine or a cocktail and a bite to eat from the small plates menu. The hotel is between Georgetown and downtown D.C., and near George Washington University. Highlights Recognized as a Historic Hotel of America, with 1920s European decorThe Venetian Room Bar and Lounge serves wine and cocktails in an elegant setting with exquisite decor and fireplaceNear George Washington University Location The Hotel Lombardy is located on Pennsylvania Avenue in D.C.'s Foggy Bottom neighborhood and near George Washington University. The hotel is between Georgetown and downtown D.C., within walking distance of many museums and the White House. Rooms Rooms at the Hotel Lombardy have original art, Oriental rugs, chrome bathrooms, a stainless steel wet bar and luxury bedding. There are 20 suites with king bed and separate living room with a pull-out sofa bed. Features Cafe Lombardy serves breakfast, lunch and dinner and has a children's menu. The Venetian Room Bar and Lounge serves cocktails, wine and small plates. In-room spa services by Relax & Rejuvenate include massage, manicures, pedicures, facials, hair styling and make-up (fees apply). The on-site fitness room has cardio equipment. Guests receive complimentary passes to a nearby hotel pool during summer. High-speed Internet is complimentary. Valet parking is available (fees apply). Transportation Foggy Bottom Metro stop (0.2 mi/0.3 km)Regan National Airport (3.6 mi/ 5.8 km)Dulles International Airport (22 mi/ 36 km)Baltimore Washington International Airport (27 mi/ 44 km) Attractions Dupont Circle (0.5 mi/0.9 km)The White House (0.6 mi/1 km)Georgetown (0.8 mi/1.3 km)The National Mall (0.8 mi/ 1.3 km)Lincoln Memorial (0.8 mi/ 1.4 km) Washington Monument (1 mi/ 1.6 km)Smithsonian Institution (1.3 mi/ 2.2 km)United States Capitol (2 mi/ 3.3 km) Business Complimentary high-speed Internet1,500 square feet of meeting space
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Washington Court Hotel

4 stars
4.1 / 5 470 reviews
A chic, conveniently located D.C. hotel with views of the U.S. Capitol.The glass entrance opens into a grand lobby filled with rich red and maroon hues, dark wood and natural light. The hotel is two blocks from Union Station's shopping, dining and transportation, three blocks from the U.S. Capitol, and a 10-minute walk from the National Mall. Rooms feature trendy decor, an ergonomic workspace, Italian marble bathrooms, and views of the Capitol, the Washington skyline, or the hotel's glass atrium. Stop by the hotel's Federal City Bar to grab a drink and some tasty bar fare or head to Bistro 525 for a more formal meal. HighlightsLocated near Union Station, the U.S. Capitol and the National MallViews of the U.S. Capitol from many roomsMore than 18,000 square feet of function spaceHigh-speed Internet (costs $10.99 USD per 24 hours) Location The hotel is conveniently located between downtown D.C. and Capitol Hill. It is steps from Union Station shopping, dining, Metro and Amtrak. The U.S. Capitol is three blocks away. All rooms have high-speed Internet (fees apply). Rooms Spacious, chic rooms and suites have views of the U.S. Capitol, the Washington skyline or the hotel's glass atrium. An ergonomic chair and desk, along with high-speed Internet access (fees apply) provide guests with a healthy workspace. Modern art, LCD televisions, modern furniture and marble bathrooms contribute to the comfortable and stylish accommodations. Business travelers appreciate the two-line phones and daily newspapers. Features The location near downtown D.C. and tourist attractions draws business and leisure travelers. Guests appreciate the large spaces and natural lighting not always found in the city. Play a game of billiards at the on-site Federal City Bar, the perfect spot to go for happy hour and pub fare. Bistro 525 offers breakfast, lunch and dinner in a more formal setting. The fitness center has plenty of cardio equipment and weights. Transportation Union Station Metro and Train (9 minutes walking)Reagan National Airport (15 minutes)Dulles Washington International Airport (45 minutes) Attractions Union Station (0.3 mi/ 0.48 km)U.S. Capitol (0.4 mi/ 0.64 km)National Building Museum (0.4 mi/ 0.64 km)Verizon Center (0.5 mi/ 0.8 km)Newseum (.5 mi/ 0.8 km)U.S. Botanical Garden (.6 mi/ 0.97 km)International Spy Museum (0.7 mi/ 1.13 km) Business Business center (fees apply)More than 18,000 square feet of business spaceUp-to-date audiovisual equipment Two-line phones
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Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
Los Angeles Washington DC Wed, Feb 18 - Mon, Feb 23 $244
San Francisco Washington DC Wed, Feb 18 - Mon, Feb 23 $312
Chicago Washington DC Wed, Feb 11 - Wed, Feb 18 $105
Atlanta Washington DC Wed, Feb 11 - Wed, Feb 18 $138
Orlando Washington DC Thu, Feb 19 - Sun, Mar 1 $145
Boston Washington DC Mon, Feb 23 - Thu, Feb 26 $118
Seattle Washington DC Tue, Mar 24 - Tue, Mar 31 $257
Denver Washington DC Wed, Feb 25 - Mon, Mar 2 $205
Dallas Washington DC Wed, Mar 4 - Sat, Mar 7 $177
Fort Lauderdale Washington DC Wed, Feb 11 - Mon, Feb 16 $112
San Diego Washington DC Tue, Feb 17 - Tue, Feb 24 $326
Houston Washington DC Fri, Mar 13 - Tue, Mar 17 $297
Tampa Washington DC Tue, Feb 10 - Tue, Feb 17 $142
New York Washington DC Wed, Feb 18 - Tue, Feb 24 $117
Miami Washington DC Thu, Feb 26 - Thu, Mar 19 $145
Portland Washington DC Fri, Feb 6 - Wed, Feb 25 $343
Kansas City Washington DC Tue, Mar 17 - Wed, Mar 18 $247
Minneapolis Washington DC Tue, Feb 10 - Tue, Feb 17 $299
Las Vegas Washington DC Wed, Feb 4 - Wed, Feb 11 $192
Phoenix Washington DC Fri, Feb 13 - Tue, Feb 17 $311
San Juan Washington DC Tue, Mar 10 - Wed, Mar 11 $327
New Orleans Washington DC Sat, Feb 7 - Sun, Mar 8 $281
San Jose Washington DC Tue, Feb 17 - Mon, Feb 23 $396
Ontario Washington DC Wed, Mar 25 - Wed, Apr 8 $390
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Insider tips for Washington DC travel

  • Eastern Market

    Go to the Eastern Market on the weekend for the fabulous flea market and its wealth of local arts and crafts.

  • C&O Canal

    The C&O Canal is the best place for go for a trail run, bike, or stroll for active tourists on Washington, D.C. vacations.

  • Darnell's Bar

    Enjoy a fun night out at Darnell's Bar on Florida Avenue, where music, drinks, and a great atmosphere are the standard.

  • Cocova

    Chocolate-lovers find bliss at Cocova, a classy shop whose signature truffles are simply scrumptious.

  • No Ten Circle

    Sample the delicious offerings at No Ten Circle, where fried and perfectly seasoned duck is a recommended specialty.

Washington DC highlights

  • Georgetown neighborhood

    The historic Georgetown neighborhood features exclusive relaxation at day spas such as Hela Spa.

  • Calle Florida

    Sightseeing tours of D.C.'s monuments and memorials are the easiest way to cover the essentials..

  • White House

    The White House is one of the world's most famous houses of government and a cannot-miss stop on Washington DC vacation itineraries..

  • National Mall

    The park at the National Mall is the site of concerts, festivals, and popular recreational activities year-round.

  • National Zoo

    The free-admission National Zoo boasts animals and reptiles from all over the globe, including the world-famous giant pandas Mei and Tai.

  • Potomac River

    Cruises along the Potomac River provide views of famous landmarks on both sides of the water.

  • Dupont Circle

    Dupont Circle is one of DC's trendiest areas and features excellent galleries, shops, restaurant, and bars. Try some immigrant-style Greek or Turkish dishes here.

  • The Observation Deck

    The Observation Deck of the Washington Monument offers breathtaking views of the surrounding area..

  • National Air and Space Museum

    The National Air and Space Museum is among the most popular museums in the U.S. and is a key stop during your Washington, D.C. travel..

  • Washington National Cathedral

    The Washington National Cathedral is the sixth-largest of its kind in the world and took 83 years to complete.

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