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Where Should We Stay in Petworth?

The walkable destination of Petworth is a good choice if you've been considering a getaway with your kids. The excursions, museums, and parks are just a few things that make this an attractive vacation destination for families. Take to the air and fly into College Park, MD (CGS), which is the closest airport, or Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National), which is located 6.7 mi (10.8 km) from the city center. When you're thinking about where you might want to stay with the family, Petworth has 3 kid-friendly hotels and other accommodations you may want to consider.

Vacationing families have good things to say about these accommodations:

Modern 2 Br Apt Near Transit And Dc Sights - Offers in-room kitchens. Guests like the overall comfort at this apartment.

Modern Charm, Spacious 4br/3.5ba Suites, Parking, Free Parking, You're at Home! - Features in-room kitchens, in-room washers/dryers, and a barbecue grill. This vacation home is popular with guests for its overall comfort.

Modern Luxury, Warm Fireplace, Hdtv/suite, Wii, Jacuzzi, Etc - Offers in-room kitchens, in-room washers/dryers, and a barbecue grill. Guests like the clean rooms at this vacation home.

When Should We Visit Petworth?

You're probably hoping for good weather for your family vacation. Use these tips to plan when to grab the kids and head to Petworth.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 87°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average temperature of 30°F
  • Driest months: February, January, August, and December, with an average rainfall of 2.84 inches
  • Rainiest months: May, June, July, and September, with an average rainfall of 3.80 inches

What Should We See and Do in Petworth?

While you are visiting Petworth, you and the family might want to check out some interesting spots such as Ford's Theater, Smithsonian's National Zoo, and Capital One Arena. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area like White House, United States Capitol, and Washington Monument.

Petworth is also known for its:
  • Parks
  • Monuments
  • Excursions
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Shopping

Getting Around Petworth

Make your way to Georgia Ave. Petworth Station to catch metro. If you'd like to venture out around the area, consider renting a car to take in more sights.

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Frequently asked questions

What's Petworth like for family-friendly vacations?
The walkable destination of Petworth is a great choice if you’ve been considering a vacation with the kids. The excursions, museums, and parks are just some of the things that make this the perfect spot for family trips. Arrange a flight into Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA), which is the closest airport, or Baltimore Washington Intl. Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI), which is located 24.9 mi (40.1 km) from the center of Petworth.
What's there to see and do with your family in Petworth?
While you and your family are visiting Petworth, you might want to check out some kid-friendly attractions such as Smithsonian’s National Zoo, International Spy Museum, and Capital One Arena. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area like Washington National Cathedral, White House, and National Museum of Natural History.