Do you have travel to Washington, DC coming up soon? Whether you’ve been to the city before or it’s your very first time, if you don’t have relatives or friends to stay with, you’re going to be looking for a quality place to rest your head.
Finding the very best place can be overwhelming when you have to consider all the factors, like price, comfort, service, health & safety, location, and more! To give you a jumpstart, we’ve analyzed a few of the very best hotels and B&Bs in Washington, DC. All are very different -from quirky to traditional- but highly rated. Read on to see why these are your best options, and then choose the one that best serves your needs!
The Swann House
Whether you’re traveling for work or pleasure, chances are you’ll be cramming a lot into your days. If you want a quiet and relaxing place to stay, book a room at The Swann House. This luxury bed and breakfast in an elegant 1883 Queen Anne-style mansion is located in Dupont Circle, just 2 miles from the National Mall. With features like private decks, wood-burning fireplaces, and whirlpool tubs, you won’t want to leave the oasis of your suite. But when you do, the hosts make it their goal to take the very best care of you, with gourmet breakfast, afternoon snacks, and evening cordials. Other amenities include an outdoor pool, WiFi, air-conditioning, parking (for a fee). Just know that you’ll be paying higher prices at this posh B&B.
The Darcy Hotel
Have some junior explorers tagging along with you on your trip? A fun place to stay is The Darcy Hotel, which makes a point of being super family-friendly. You can choose to add on the Capital Kiddos package, which includes a pay tent you’re your room and homemade ice cream sandwiches! The Darcy has a kids’ program which includes curated adventures around the city for kids. You can choose a themed backpack like Mini Monet or Wild in the City that comes with supplies and maps kids will need for their adventure. A stay here will be luxurious for adults in your party, too, due to amenities like personal concierge service, valet laundry service, infused water in the lobby, a fitness center, 24-hour room service, and more.
Washington Dulles Airport Marriott
If you’re taking a quick trip through the city and want to be close to the airport, book a stay at the Washington Dulles Airport Marriott, which is practically located on the tarmac. You can’t get more convenient to the airport than a runway view from your hotel room window and a quick shuttle service to take you to the terminal! And in addition to the prime location, you’ll be enjoying a luxurious stay, with access to continental breakfast, tennis courts, both an indoor and outdoor pool, a fitness center, and more.
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