Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Capitol Heights

Enjoy the live music and other features of Capitol Heights. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travellers with its sporting events and restaurants. United States Capitol and Ford's Theater are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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 Heights

Are you looking for things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Capitol Heights a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Six Flags America (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Smithsonian's National Zoo (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • East Potomac Golf Course (7.2 mi / 11.7 km)
  • National Aquarium (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Goddard Visitor Center (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Francis Pool (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Capitol Heights

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Capitol Heights. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Benning Park (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Fort Dupont Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Alger Park (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • U.S. National Arboretum (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Anacostia Park (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Capitol Heights

The nearest airport is in College Park, MD (CGS), located 6.9 mi (11.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National), which is 8.4 mi (13.5 km) away.

Utilise the area's public transport and catch a ride on the metro at Addison Road Station or Capitol Heights Station to easily get around the city.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Capitol Heights?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,824 holiday rentals around Capitol Heights. From 574 Houses to 920 Condos/Apartments, 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 Heights is on Stayz.

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

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 Heights:

  • Dupont Circle: 586 holiday homes
  • Petworth: 330 holiday homes
  • Shaw: 1,129 holiday homes
  • Le Droit Park: 256 holiday homes
  • Columbia Heights: 178 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 Heights?

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

  • Addison Road Station: 2,014 holiday rentals
  • Fort George G. Meade: 953 holiday rentals
  • United States Capitol: 2,081 holiday rentals
  • Franciscan Monastery: 2,070 holiday rentals
  • Mary McLeod Bethune Council House: 2,141 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Capitol Heights 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 Houses in Capitol Heights?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 574 Houses in Capitol Heights. Our other popular types of Capitol Heights holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 920 holiday houses
  • Villas: 9 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 5 holiday houses

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 319 holiday homes with pool available in Capitol Heights. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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