Housing options in Washington, D.C.

Listings are organized based on the lowest available rate, with hostels (and other accommodations with individual housing) and campsites at the bottom. Rates and availability are as of February 2016.

The listings are organized into the following categories:

  • Starting under $100 in Virginia and Maryland
  • Starting from $100-150 in D.C., Virginia and Maryland
  • Starting from $150-200 in D.C.
  • Starting over $200 in D.C.
  • Hostels / individual bed housing in D.C.
  • Campsites in Virginia and Maryland

Hotels for bus drivers: The hotels that accept buses for parking are noted. If your bus driver is going to a hotel to rest and the hotel does not have bus parking, they can park at the designated parking area and then take the metro to the hotel.

Starting under $100 in Virginia and Maryland


Americana Motel
1400 Jefferson Davis Highway
Arlington, VA 22202
Tel: 703-979-3772
group rates available; call for specifics
one full: $89 one king: $129 two fulls: $129
includes continental breakfast.
1.5 blocks from metro: Crystal City (blue line)

Bragg Towers
99 S. Bragg St.
Alexandria, VA
(703) 354-6300
double bed $80 queen and pullout sofa $95 two queens $100
Located 15-20 minutes from downtown/1.5 miles from Van Dorn metro (blue line)
*Can accommodate two buses.

Falls Church Marriott Fairview Park
3111 Fairview Park Drive, Falls Church, VA 22042
703 849 9400; http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/wasfp-falls-church-marriott-fairview-park/
One king or two doubles: $71/night advance rate; $89/night regular rate
hotel shuttle to Dunn Loring metro station; 25 min metro ride to the White House

Alexandria Days Inn
110 S Bragg St, Alexandria, VA 22312; 703 354 4950; http://www.daysinn.com/hotels/virginia/alexandria/days-inn-alexandria1/hotel-overview
two double beds: $68/night;
ten minute bus to the Pentagon metro station

TownePlace Suites Falls Church
205 Hillwood Ave, Falls Church, VA 22046
703 237 6172; http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/wasts-towneplace-suites-falls-church/
queen with sofa bed: $67/night; suite, two queens with sofa bed: $118/night; breakfast included
2 miles from East Falls Church metro station; 15 min metro ride to White House


Metro Points Hotel
8500 Annapolis Road, New Carrollton, MD 20784
301 459 6700; http://www.metropointshotel.com/
two doubles $97/night; king: $104/night
hotel shuttle to New Carrollton metro station; 30 min metro ride to White House

Howard Johnson College Park
9113 Baltimore Ave.
College Park, MD 20740
Phone: 301-513-0002
$89/night for any room
10 rooms to qualify for group discount
7 min. public bus to Greenbelt metro / $3 per day parking for cars

Day’s Inn
(next to Howard Johnson in College Park)
9113 Baltimore Ave.
College Park, MD 20740
Phone: 301-345-4900
currently quoting $76/night for any room but not guaranteeing that price
7 min. bus to Greenbelt metro

Days Inn & Suites
9860 Washington Blvd
Laurel, MD 20723
Phone: 301-725-0769 (reservations)
Single Queen-$80/night (not recommended; no fridge or microwave)
Double Queen-$90/night
Free Breakfast, High Speed Internet, Fitness Center, Pets allowed
7 miles from College Park metro on the green line

Starting from $100-150 in D.C., Virginia and Maryland


Motel 6
6711 Georgia Ave. NW
Washington, DC
one full bed: $115/night; double room (two fulls): $126/night
Located 1 mile from metro (Takoma Park on the red line)

Howard Johnson
600 New York Ave. NE
Washington DC
Phone: 202-546-9200
Single room $110/night
0.5 miles from the NY Ave. metro (red line)

Hotel Harrington
436 11th St., NW
(11th and E. Sts.) Washington, DC 20004
Tel: 1-800-424-8532 or 202-628-8140
$145- one double or two twins
$155- two double beds
$165- three beds
Above are group rates, 10+ rooms. Regular rates are about $10 more/night
Located 1.5 blocks from metro station, 5 blocks from White House.
Metro station: Metro Center (blue/orange/red lines)

Windsor Inn
1842 16th Street, NW (at T. St.)
Washington, DC 20009
Tel: 1-800-423-9111 or 202-667-0300
$149 one double bed; $179 two doubles
This is a small hotel with only six rooms total
3 day cancellation fee
Located 6 blocks from Dupont Circle metro (red line).


Quality Inn of Tysons Corner
1587 Spring Hill Rd.
Vienna, VA 22182
Tel: (703) 448-8020
Price: 10 rooms to qualify for group rate
king bed: $119/night; queen: $100/night; two fulls: $104/night
Located 10 miles from downtown and 5 min. shuttle once an hour to metro.
*Bus parking for guests

Holiday Inn Ballston
4610 Fairfax Dr.
Arlington, VA 22203
703-243-9800, 800-HOLIDAY
Near Ballston metro station, near several restaurants
Price: king $125 two queens $125
*Bus parking for guests.


Best Western Beltway
5910 Princess Garden Parkway
Lanham, MD
(301) 459-1000
king $130 two queens $130
10 rooms or more for group rates
One mile to metro. 25 minutes from downtown.
*Bus parking available for guests.

Courtyard Marriott Chevy Chase
5520 Wisconsin Ave.
Chevy Chase, MD
Tel: 301-656-1500
king with pullout sofa: $120/night; two queens: $135/night
these are advance booking prices; regular prices $20-25 more/night
Located 1 to 2 blocks from Friendship Heights metro (red line).

Starting from $150-200 in D.C.

Capitol Hill Hotel
200 C. St., SE
Washington, DC 20003
Tel: 202-543-6000
Price: one queen bed $199/night two queens $215/night
Breakfast is included.
Metro station: Capitol South (blue/orange lines - 1 block)

Tabard Inn
1739 N St. NW
Dupont Circle metro on the red line
Double bed $190 queen $200 king $225
over 10 rooms 10% discount

Days Inn
4400 Connecticut Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20008
Tel: (202) 244-5600
Price: One queen $170/night; Two double beds $170/night
parking $24/night
Located two blocks from the Van Ness metro (red line)

Savoy Suites
2505 Wisconsin Ave. NW (at Calvert)
Washington DC
Phone: 202-337-9700
Price: Two queens $189/night; parking $15/night
1 mile to Woodley Park metro (red line)

Windsor Park
2116 Kalorama Rd. NW
Washington DC
Phone: (202) 483-7700
Web: http://www.windsorparkhotel.com/
Price: Singles are $175, doubles are $190
Possible discount up to 30% for group of 10 or more; 43-person maximum.
Near Woodley Park metro station on the red line

Starting over $200 in D.C.

Crown Plaza Hamilton
1001 K St. NW (14th and K Sts. NW)
Washington DC
Phone: 202-682-0111
Price: king $249/night; two doubles $289/night

Best Western Georgetown Hotel & Suites
1121 New Hampshire Avenue, NW (at M St.)
Washington, DC 20037
Tel: 202-457-0565 or 1-800-762-3777
Web: http://www.bestwesternwashingtondc.com/
1 queen: $210/night; all double rooms booked
Includes breakfast
Located 2 blocks from metro near G.W. University.
Metro station: Foggy Bottom (blue/orange lines)

Dupont Circle Hotel
1500 New Hampshire Ave.
Washington, DC 20036
Tel: 1-800-424-3729 or 202-483-6000
single room: $379/night
Located at Dupont Circle metro (red line).

Carlyle Dupont Circle
1731 New Hampshire Ave. NW
Washington DC
Phone: (800) 964-5377, (202) 234-3200
1 king or two queens: $299/night
3 blocks from the Dupont Circle metro station on the red line

American Guesthouse
2005 Columbia Rd., NW
Washington, DC 20009
Tel: 202-588-1180
1 queen $249; no rooms with two beds; no group rates

Liaison Capitol Hill
415 New Jersey Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20001
Tel: 1-800-638-1116 or 202-638-1616
Located 2 blocks from Capitol.
9 rooms or more for group rates
2 queen or one king: $224/night

Capitol Skyline Hotel
South Capitol and I Sts. SW
single room $299
2.5 blocks from Navy Yard metro on the green line

Fairfield Inn
500 H St. NW
Washington DC
Phone: (202) 289-5959, (800) 228-5150
Price:1 king: $229/Friday night, $319/Saturday night; two queens $249/Friday night, $339/Saturday night; parking $42/night
Near Judiciary Square metro station on the red line

Hostels / individual bed housing in D.C.

First Trinity Lutheran
4th and E. Sts., NW
Washington, DC 20001
Tel: 202-737-4859 x610
Price: $27/night; groups of 5 or more only
Located across the street from Judiciary Square metro (red line)

Hilltop Hostel
300 Carroll St. NW
Washington DC
Phone: (202) 291-9591
Price: $28/night, includes tax and linens (private rooms also available), no curfew/lockout
50 meters from the Takoma Park metro station on the red line

Shalom Place, Saint Luke’s Methodist Church
3655 Calvert St. NW
Washington DC
Phone: (202) 333-4949, ask for Jamie
Price: $30/night, accepts groups of 10-24; two large dorm rooms (1 for men and one for women, 12 beds in each room)
Also large meeting room, kitchen and parking lot
Near a bus stop, not metro accessible
10 min. by bus to White House

Hostelling International-Washington D.C.
1009 11th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001
Tel: 202-737-2333
Fax: 202-737-1508
Still have dorm beds available; approx $45/night for men, $55/night for women
Includes continental breakfast.
Located 3 blocks from Metro Center (blue/orange/red lines).

International Guest House
1441 Kennedy St. NW
Washington DC
Phone: (202) 726-5808
Email: [email protected]
Still have room for 4 people; $45/person/night including tax and breakfast
Mennonite-run, closes at 11 pm.
Next to bus stop, not metro accessible
International guests receive priority

Centro Maria Residence
650 Jackson St., NE
Washington, DC 20017
Tel: 202-635-1697
$70/night; only women under 30; midnight curfew
located 3 blocks from Brookland/Catholic University metro (red line)

All Soul’s Church Unitarian
http://all-souls.org/b-and-b; [email protected]
Bed and Breakfast program where congregants host visitors in their homes; unlikely to be able to accommodate more than four individuals in the same home
Private room: $95 single/$145 double per night
Children: $25 ($15 if they bring their own sleeping bags) per night
There is a $10 reservation fee; two nights minimum

Capital View Hostel
301 I Street NW
$37-$51/night; group rates negotiable with manager
linens and towels, full kitchen, bring your own lock for your locker

Campsites in Virginia and Maryland

Please note: Some of the Maryland and Virginia locations listed below are a 30-60 min. drive from DC.

Aquia Pines Camp Resort
3071 Jefferson Davis Highway, Stafford, VA
Phone: (540) 659-3447
For reservations: http://www.aquiapines.com/
$38-62/night for RV and campsites
45-60 min. from the Arlington Cemetery parking lot where you can get the metro into DC

Duncan's Family Campground
5381 Sands Rd., Lothian, MD
Phone: (800) 222-2086, (410) 741-9558
Web: http://www.duncansfamilycampground.com/
RV and campsites $37-70/night; 2-room cottage $85/night; rental RV $135/night
21 miles to DC, 25 min. drive to metro park & ride, or van to metro, $2 roundtrip

Cherry Hill RV Park
9800 Cherry Hill Road
College Park, MD
Phone: (301) 937-7116, (800) 801-6449
Email: [email protected]
Make reservations online at http://www.cherryhillpark.com/
RV and campsites $53-83/night; rental cabins, trailers, and yurts $90-275/night (yurts are $90/night for 5 people, $5 extra for each additional person) some rentals provide linens
3 miles from Greenbelt and College Park metro stations on green line; shuttle to metro provided


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