What's Downtown Washington D.C. Like?
People go to Downtown Washington D.C. to see famous places such as White House, as well as its many attractions like Smithsonian Institution. Travelers like this walkable neighborhood for its museums. National Museum of African American History and Culture and National Mall are a couple of popular sights sure to leave an impression.
Where are the Best Places to Stay in Downtown Washington D.C.?
We have 315 accommodations in the neighborhood. Listed below are our travelers' top places to stay in Downtown Washington D.C.:
Hotel Madera4-star hotel with restaurant, bar
- 24-hour fitness center • Terrace • 24-hour front desk • Central location
Conrad Washington, DCLuxury hotel with 2 bars, restaurant
- Free WiFi • 24-hour fitness center • Rooftop terrace • Garden • Walkable location
Riggs Washington DCLuxury hotel with restaurant, bar
- Free WiFi • 24-hour health club • 24-hour front desk • Snack bar • Central location
AC Hotel by Marriott Washington DC Downtown4-star hotel with bar, 24-hour fitness center
- Free WiFi • Fitness center • Rooftop terrace • Cafe • Walkable location
Canopy by Hilton Washington Embassy Row4-star hotel with restaurant, bar
- Free WiFi • 24-hour fitness center • Cafe • 24-hour front desk • Central location
How to Get to Downtown Washington D.C.
Downtown Washington D.C. is located 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from the heart of Washington.
- Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA), 3.7 mi (6 km) from Downtown Washington D.C.
- Baltimore Washington Intl. Airport (BWI), 27.3 mi (43.9 km) from Downtown Washington D.C.
- Washington Dulles Intl. Airport (IAD), 22.7 mi (36.6 km) from Downtown Washington D.C.
Getting to Downtown Washington D.C. on Metro
Stations in the neighborhood include:
- McPherson Sq. Station
- Center Station
- Farragut West Station
Things to See and Do in and around Downtown Washington D.C.
What to See in Downtown Washington D.C.
- White House
- National Mall
- Walter E. Washington Convention Center
- Capital One Arena
- George Washington University