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Washington Plaza

Washington Plaza

10 Thomas Circle NW, Washington 20005

3.5 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (7,749 reviews)

Ideally located on Thomas Circle, near Massachusetts Avenue in the heart of Washington DC, this Kennedy-era hotel is 0.3 mile …

£84
Hotel RL Washington DC by Red Lion

Hotel RL Washington DC by Red Lion

1823 L St NW, Washington 20036

3.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (1,688 reviews)

Offering extra-spacious suites, this hotel is located on the edge of the historic Foggy Bottom neighborhood, just 6 blocks …

£83
Morrison Clark Hotel

Morrison Clark Hotel

1011 L Street NW, Washington 20001

4.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (2,060 reviews)

This inn on the National Register of Historic Places lies 2 blocks from the Washington Convention Center and a mile from th …

£88
Club Quarters Hotel in Washington DC

Club Quarters Hotel in Washington DC

839 17th St NW, Washington 20006

4.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (3,219 reviews)

Club Quarters is in a prime location in the center of the business district, and two blocks from the White House and key …

£76
The Henley Park Hotel

The Henley Park Hotel

926 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington 20001

4.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (2,983 reviews)

This romantic hotel is within walking distance from the Washington Convention Center, China Town, and the Verizon Center, a …

£87
POD DC

POD DC

627 H Street NW, Washington 20001

3.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (162 reviews)

Located in Chinatown, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Verizon Center and Ford's Theater. White House and United …

£67
The Mayflower Hotel, Autograph Collection

The Mayflower Hotel, Autograph Collection

1127 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington 20036

4.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (2,011 reviews)

Located in Northwest, this historic hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Blair House and White House. George Washington …

£104
Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square

Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square

806 15th Street NW, Washington 20005

5.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (2,396 reviews)

Located on Lafayette Square bordering the White House, this French-inspired hotel in Washington, DC, is within walking …

£154
Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC

Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC

700 F St Nw, Washington 20004

4.5 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (937 reviews)

This National Historic Landmark hotel, within 1 block of the Verizon Center and Penn Quarter, is across the street from the …

£117
One Washington Circle Hotel

One Washington Circle Hotel

1 Washington Circle NW, Washington 20037

3.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (2,211 reviews)

The hotel is conveniently located in the heart of Washington, DC’s vibrant Foggy Bottom neighborhood, just one block from the …

£81

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Pocket Guide: Washington Downtown Washington D.C. Hotels

Known for being walkable and business-friendly, the Downtown Washington D.C. neighborhood offers many convenient options for restaurants and bars. You can experience some local theater, or enjoy the natural beauty of the parks. Downtown Washington D.C. has hotels and accommodation to suit everyone's tastes, and makes a great home base for exploring the sights in and around Washington.

Sightseeing around Downtown Washington D.C.

The museums and theaters provide some cultural flavor, while the monuments and historic sites offer insight into local lore. Stroll the halls at National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington D.C. Madame Tussauds, or Historical Society of Washington D.C.. At Warner Theatre, Ford's Theater, and Smithsonian American Art Museum, you'll learn about local culture. Monuments like Friendship Arch, St. John's Church, and Boy Scouts of America Memorial are well regarded. Learn about the local history at Peterson House, Old Post Office Pavilion, and Mary McLeod Bethune Council House. National Aquarium, Francis Pool, and Smithsonian's National Zoo will provide enjoyment for the whole family.

Many visitors like to do some shopping while in town, but there are a number of other activities. You can spend a leisurely afternoon outside at Franklin Square, Freedom Plaza, or Ellipse. With a shopping trip to Union Station Shopping Center, Georgetown Park, or Eastern Market, you might find that perfect souvenir. If you've got some more time, you won't be disappointed by Verizon Center, Gangplank Marina, and East Potomac Golf Course.

Don't miss some of the area's most popular attractions, such as Washington Monument, George Washington University, and Lincoln Memorial. You can also head to McPherson Square, National Theatre, and Civilian Art Projects.

Getting around Downtown Washington D.C.

If you want to get around the city, McPherson Sq. Station is the closest metro stop. Others nearby include Center Station and Gallery Place Chinatown Station.

At 3.7 miles (5.9 km), Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National) is the closest major airport to Downtown Washington D.C.. Washington, DC (IAD-Washington Dulles Intl.) is the next closest airport, 22.8 miles (36.7 km) away.

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