Destination guide

Take in the picturesque beauty of Capitol Hill

Come and experience Capitol Hill and its museums, monuments and architecture. Travellers appreciate the local tours in this welcoming city. United States Capitol and Supreme Court of the United States are just a couple of the must-see attractions. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Capitol Hill

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Capitol Hill has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Smithsonian's National Zoo (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Six Flags America (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
  • East Potomac Golf Course (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • National Aquarium (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Francis Pool (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Volta Park (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Capitol Hill

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Capitol Hill is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Great Falls Park (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • United States Botanic Garden (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Enid A. Haupt Garden (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Freedom Plaza (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Anacostia Park (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Franklin Square (1.6 mi / 2.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Capitol Hill

Fly into Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National), the closest airport, located 3.4 mi (5.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to College Park, MD (CGS), which is 7.6 mi (12.3 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, the main station is Washington Union Station. You can get around Capitol Hill by jumping on the metro at Capitol South Station, Eastern Market Station or Federal Center Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Capitol Hill?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 496 holiday rentals around Capitol Hill. From 251 Condos/Apartments to 159 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Capitol Hill is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Capitol Hill?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Capitol Hill:

  • Dupont Circle: 594 holiday homes
  • Petworth: 323 holiday homes
  • Shaw: 1,121 holiday homes
  • Le Droit Park: 259 holiday homes
  • Columbia Heights: 175 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Capitol Hill?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Capitol Hill. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • National Japanese American Memorial: 1,999 holiday rentals
  • National Postal Museum: 2,000 holiday rentals
  • Washington DC Fire and EMS Museum: 2,000 holiday rentals
  • American Legion Freedom Bell: 1,992 holiday rentals
  • Columbus Circle: 2,009 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Capitol Hill listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Capitol Hill?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 251 Condos/Apartments in Capitol Hill. Our other popular types of Capitol Hill holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 159 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 71 holiday houses
  • Studios: 241 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Villas and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Capitol Hill?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 67 holiday homes with pool available in Capitol Hill. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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