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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 (3,125 reviews)
$120/ nightfor 2 guests

We loved the hot breakfast menu. Was excellent and cut down on the trip cost. Also have a very nice evening reception every evening with drinks appetizers and candy!

Reviewed on Nov 14, 2018
Holiday Inn Washington-Capitol
Holiday Inn Washington-Capitol
3.0 out of 5.0 550 C St SW, Washington
Free Cancellation
4.2/5 (3,934 reviews)
$93/ nightfor 2 guests

Great staff, clean and great location. Beds xould be a liittke softer but overall great

Reviewed on Nov 14, 2018
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 (1,332 reviews)
$108/ nightfor 2 guests

Staff was AWESOME! Friendly and helpful. Special thanks to Diamond for making my sad 7 year old so very happy with a plate of bacon! Stay here—location is great. You will not be disappointed.

Reviewed on Nov 6, 2018
Omni Shoreham Hotel
Omni Shoreham Hotel
4.0 out of 5.0 2500 Calvert St Nw, Washington
Free Cancellation
4.4/5 (4,018 reviews)
$269/ nightfor 2 guests

Nice and beautiful hotel... everything was perfect i even had a chance to enjoy the pool.. the only complaint is I had to pay 50 dollars for parking but I guess i should have read a little bit more into details.

Reviewed on Nov 2, 2018
Avenue Suites
Avenue Suites
3.5 out of 5.0 2500 Pennsylvania Ave Nw, Washington
Free Cancellation
4.4/5 (2,044 reviews)
$107/ nightfor 2 guests

Amazing front desk staff! Worked with me to extend my stay numerous times due to my daughter being in and out of the hospital

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2018
Grand Hyatt Washington
Grand Hyatt Washington
4.0 out of 5.0 1000 H Street NW, Washington
Free Cancellation
4.4/5 (5,229 reviews)
$101/ nightfor 2 guests

Excellent miscellaneous touches: free orange water in lobby, free disposable head phone in gym.

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2018
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 (828 reviews)
$139/ nightfor 2 guests

Location was excellent! Breakfast was awesome! The breakfast staff were extremely helpful

Reviewed on Nov 5, 2018
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 (468 reviews)
$109/ nightfor 2 guests

Overall the property was very clean and very well maintained. However, the extra $53 dollars a night for parking on top of your nightly room fee is a tad extreme considering people from out of town don’t know other parking options. Also in the room they had specific menus for later night eating (11p-7a ...

Reviewed on Nov 14, 2018
Carriage House in Prime Location
Carriage House in Prime Location
, Washington
4.9/5 (102 reviews)

House had great location for anything you needed in DC. Owner quick to respond to questions and concerns. Had nice washer and dryer. Wonderful and memorable vacation memories. Walking distance to excellent Italian restaurant in eastern market area. Acqua A1-2👍👍

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2018
Hotel Harrington
Hotel Harrington
3.0 out of 5.0 436 11th Street NW, Washington
Free Cancellation
3.3/5 (1,833 reviews)
$95/ nightfor 2 guests

My needs and expectations, within reason, were met.

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2018
JW Marriott Washington DC
JW Marriott Washington DC
4.0 out of 5.0 1331 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington
Free Cancellation
4.5/5 (2,084 reviews)
$135/ nightfor 2 guests

Great location. My boyfriend stubbed his toes X3, I stubbed my toes X2 on the chair in room due to poor design. The legs on the chair extend out of chair. Very painful, we thought we broke our toes. Room was nice other wise.

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2018
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
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 (1,950 reviews)
$110/ nightfor 2 guests

Weny with my son to visit colleges and the hotel including breakfast was very good

Reviewed on Nov 10, 2018
Top Notch Location Within Walking Distance of Museums
Top Notch Location Within Walking Distance of Museums
, Washington
4.9/5 (96 reviews)

My family enjoyed spending several days in this beautiful Capitol Hill home. It was a great experience for our kids to experience a true DC neighborhood, rather than staying in a hotel. The house was well-supplied with linens, dishes, and cookware. The owners provided an extensive handbook for the ...

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2018
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 (2,031 reviews)
$99/ nightfor 2 guests

Nice hotel to stay at for the price in dc. Easy call an uber.

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2018
Hyatt Place Washington DC/White House
Hyatt Place Washington DC/White House
3.0 out of 5.0 1522 K Street, NW, Washington
Free Cancellation
4.3/5 (962 reviews)
$97/ nightfor 2 guests

Great location, renovated clean room, friendly staff.

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2018
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 (1,415 reviews)
$101/ nightfor 2 guests

In a great area close to convention center with good restaurants around it. Room was spacious, comfortable and clean, and the staff were very helpful with bag storage and recommending where to dine.

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2018
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 (2,047 reviews)
$95/ nightfor 2 guests

Surprised by the quality and experience overall! It was great, if I was to find any type of complaint... it would be that the water pressure in both the shower and sink fluctuated, but that is really splitting hairs! Location was great and service was often and breakfast was pretty good. Would definitely ...

Reviewed on Nov 14, 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.