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Embassy Suites by Hilton Washington D.C. – Convention Center
Embassy Suites by Hilton Washington D.C. – Convention Center
3.5 out of 5.0 900 10th St NW, Washington
Free Cancellation
4.5/5 (3,210 reviews)
$129/ nightfor 2 guests

Friendly staff, good location, family friendly.

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2018
Family FriendlyBreakfastFree Breakfast
Holiday Inn Washington-Capitol
Holiday Inn Washington-Capitol
3.0 out of 5.0 550 C St SW, Washington
Free Cancellation
4.2/5 (4,086 reviews)
$86/ nightfor 2 guests

Very nice hotel, very clean, spacious room, perfect for families and business travel.

Reviewed on Apr 12, 2018
Family FriendlyShoppingDining
Hyatt Place Washington DC/National Mall
Hyatt Place Washington DC/National Mall
3.0 out of 5.0 400 E Street SW, Washington
Free Cancellation
4.5/5 (1,415 reviews)
$97/ nightfor 2 guests

Stayed here for family vacation to DC to visit museums and the national mall, etc.

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2018
Family FriendlyBreakfastFree Breakfast
Omni Shoreham Hotel
Omni Shoreham Hotel
4.0 out of 5.0 2500 Calvert St Nw, Washington
Free Cancellation
4.4/5 (4,125 reviews)
$179/ nightfor 2 guests

Beautiful historic, family friendly hotel

Reviewed on Dec 10, 2017
Family FriendlyHistoricalPool
Avenue Suites
Avenue Suites
3.5 out of 5.0 2500 Pennsylvania Ave Nw, Washington
Free Cancellation
4.4/5 (2,101 reviews)
$99/ nightfor 2 guests

Kind, courteous, and very accommodating for our family.

Reviewed on Sep 24, 2018
Family FriendlyToursWifi
Grand Hyatt Washington
Grand Hyatt Washington
4.0 out of 5.0 1000 H Street NW, Washington
Free Cancellation
4.4/5 (5,399 reviews)
$119/ nightfor 2 guests

Stayed overnight to visit family

Reviewed on Apr 29, 2018
Family FriendlyConciergeDining
Residence Inn Washington, DC /Capitol
Residence Inn Washington, DC /Capitol
3.0 out of 5.0 333 E St Sw, Washington
Free Cancellation
4.4/5 (853 reviews)
$129/ nightfor 2 guests

Our room was great and accommodating for our family.

Reviewed on Dec 31, 2018
Family FriendlyFree WifiFree Internet
Hyatt Place Washington DC/Georgetown/West End
Hyatt Place Washington DC/Georgetown/West End
3.0 out of 5.0 2121 M St NW, Washington
Free Cancellation
4.6/5 (493 reviews)
$89/ nightfor 2 guests

Location coupled with friendly and accommodating staff equaled to an extremely pleasant stay for my family

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2017
Family FriendlyFree BreakfastDining
Carriage House in Prime Location
Carriage House in Prime Location
, Washington
4.9/5 (106 reviews)

The owner is very responsive. The house is in a great location and well maintained. Thank you,

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2018
Family FriendlyKitchenHistorical
Hotel Harrington
Hotel Harrington
3.0 out of 5.0 436 11th Street NW, Washington
Free Cancellation
3.3/5 (1,958 reviews)
$104/ nightfor 2 guests

Large room, easily fit family of five.

Reviewed on Jan 7, 2018
Family FriendlyDiningTours
JW Marriott Washington DC
JW Marriott Washington DC
4.0 out of 5.0 1331 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington
Free Cancellation
4.5/5 (2,181 reviews)
$159/ nightfor 2 guests

Highly recommended everyone including families.

Reviewed on Apr 8, 2018
Family FriendlyDiningParking
Two Bedroom Historic Home
Two Bedroom Historic Home
, Washington
4.8/5 (76 reviews)

We spent our Labor Day long weekend at this beautiful apartment. The place had everything we needed, the neighborhood is quiet and safe for us to walk around. We had a great time here!

Reviewed on Sep 3, 2018
Family FriendlyHistoricalKitchen
Embassy Suites by Hilton Washington D.C. Georgetown
Embassy Suites by Hilton Washington D.C. Georgetown
3.5 out of 5.0 1250 22nd St NW, Washington
Free Cancellation
4.4/5 (1,991 reviews)
$140/ nightfor 2 guests

Family loved the indoor pool.

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2017
Family FriendlyBreakfastDining
Top Notch Location Within Walking Distance of Museums
Top Notch Location Within Walking Distance of Museums
, Washington
4.9/5 (102 reviews)

Clean, quiet, and well appointed! The bunk bed room is perfect for kids and the memory foam mattresses on the other two beds were super comfy. Kitchen has everything you need and there is a great playground right down street. The Capitol Hill supermarket is a fun place to get snacks and quick dinner ...

Reviewed on Dec 17, 2018
Family FriendlyAir ConditioningKitchen
Hyatt Place Washington DC/US Capitol
Hyatt Place Washington DC/US Capitol
3.0 out of 5.0 33 New York Avenue NE, Washington
Free Cancellation
4.2/5 (2,100 reviews)
$99/ nightfor 2 guests

Excellent location & family friendly

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2017
Family FriendlyBreakfastFree Breakfast
Hyatt Place Washington DC/White House
Hyatt Place Washington DC/White House
3.0 out of 5.0 1522 K Street, NW, Washington
4.3/5 (1,019 reviews)

In DC for fun with family.

Reviewed on May 22, 2018
Family FriendlyBreakfastFree Breakfast
Cambria Hotel Washington, D.C. Convention Center
Cambria Hotel Washington, D.C. Convention Center
3.0 out of 5.0 899 O Street NW, Washington
Free Cancellation
4.4/5 (1,463 reviews)
$107/ nightfor 2 guests

Great location, good for families

Reviewed on Apr 8, 2018
Family FriendlyFitness CenterDining
Hampton Inn Washington-Downtown-Convention Center, DC
Hampton Inn Washington-Downtown-Convention Center, DC
3.0 out of 5.0 901 6th St Nw, Washington
Free Cancellation
4.4/5 (2,135 reviews)
$113/ nightfor 2 guests

Good location for a family visit

Reviewed on May 1, 2018
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Where Should We Stay in Washington?


The historic destination of Washington is a great choice if you've been considering a vacation with the kids. The entertainment, museums, and parks are just some of the things that make this a good destination for family vacations. Fly into Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National), which is the closest airport, or College Park, MD (CGS), which is located 7.6 mi (12.2 km) from the city center. Washington offers 205 kid-friendly hotels and other accommodations so you have a variety of choices when you're deciding where to stay.


Families on vacation have good things to say about these accommodations:

Hotel Harrington: Offers 3 restaurants, laundry facilities, and free WiFi. Guests like the central location at this 3-star hotel.

Embassy Suites by Hilton Washington D.C. Georgetown - Offers an indoor pool, a restaurant, and free breakfast. This hotel is rated 3.5 stars.

Hyatt Place Washington DC/National Mall - Offers an outdoor pool, 2 restaurants, and free breakfast. Guests like the overall comfort and clean rooms at this 3-star hotel.


When Should We Visit Washington?


You're likely hoping for good weather for your family vacation. You can use this information to plan when to grab the kids and head to Washington.


  • 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 Washington?


While you and your family are vacationing in Washington, you might want to visit some family-friendly attractions such as Ford's Theater and Capital One Arena. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in the area's activities like White House, United States Capitol, and Washington Monument.


Washington is also well-known for its:
  • Museums
  • Monuments
  • Art
  • Parks
  • Historical sites
  • Theater
  • Entertainment
  • Flowers
  • Shopping
  • Restaurants

Getting Around Washington


Washington has transportation options that will make it easy for you and the family to get around. Nearby metro stations include 7th St. Convention Center Station, Gallery Place Chinatown Station, and Center Station. If you want to venture outside of the area, ride aboard one of the trains from Washington Union Station.