Get an overview of this hotelWashington, DC hotel near Smithsonian museums

Galleries and museums

Holiday Inn Washington-Capitol is located 0.1 mile from the National Air and Space Museum, half-mile from National Mall and Smithsonian Institute, and 3 miles from Arlington National Cemetery.

Pool, gift shop

Amenities and facilities include a 24-hour fitness center, seasonal outdoor swimming pool, complimentary wireless Internet access, guest laundry, multilingual staff, conference facilities, and hotel gift shop.

Wi-Fi, satellite TV

Guestrooms at this Washington, DC hotel offer satellite TV with pay movies, coffee/tea maker, refrigerator, desk, complimentary newspaper, and complimentary high-speed Internet access.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Holiday Inn Washington-Capitol is located within one-half mile from the National Gallery of Art, the United States Capitol, and the National Archives, and is four miles from the National Cathedral.

Amenities and facilities at this downtown Washington, DC hotel include a 24-hour fitness center, seasonal outdoor swimming pool, business center, laundry facilities, complimentary wireless Internet access, and dry cleaning services. 4,990 square feet of conference/meeting facilities are available. The hotel has a multilingual staff.

Dining options at Holiday Inn Washington-Capitol include the Capitol Bristol Restaurant, the deli bar Shuttle Express Deli, a Starbucks coffee shop, and the 21st Amendment Bar & Grill.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 10,000 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 929 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Long-term parking (surcharge) 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 8 
  • One meeting room 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Total number of rooms - 532 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Snack bar/deli  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Long-term parking (surcharge), Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Desk 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Pay movies 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Satellite TV service 

Where to Eat

Capitol Bistro - This restaurant offers classic American fare along with nightly dinner specials and serves breakfast buffet daily, and lunch buffet on weekdays.

Shuttle Express Deli - The Deli bar serves Continental breakfast, freshly made sandwiches and salads, the Megameal of the Day, or Pizza Hut Express.

21st Amendment - Bar & Grill offering delicious food, signature cocktails, live jazz on Wednesdays and Thursdays.

Starbucks - Coffee shop serving breakfast, lunch, and light fare with beverages.

Room service is available during limited hours.

Nearby Things to Do

  • Golfing nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Braille or raised signage 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 15 per night.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 16 and USD 20 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 37 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 15 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
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