Hotels near United States Capitol
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The Capitol Hill area of Washington D.C. is the home of the United States Capitol. It is also a residential area filled with historic buildings and homes. 

Hipmunk's Best Hotels near United States Capitol

The Mayflower Hotel, Autograph Collection
The Mayflower Hotel, Autograph Collection
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8.7
Excellent
1127 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington
from $104
The Ritz-Carlton Georgetown, Washington, D.C.
The Ritz-Carlton Georgetown, Washington, D.C.
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9.3
Excellent
3100 South Street NW, Washington
from $525
Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square
Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square
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8.7
Excellent
806 15th Street NW, Washington
from $118
Holiday Inn Washington-Capitol
Holiday Inn Washington-Capitol
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8.5
Excellent
550 C Street S.W., Washington
from $101
Intercontinental Hotels The Willard Washington D.C.
Intercontinental Hotels The Willard Washington D.C.
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9.3
Excellent
1401 Pennsylvania Ave Nw, Washington
from $159
Park Hyatt Washington
Park Hyatt Washington
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9.1
Excellent
1201 24th St, NW, WASHINGTON
from $251
The Dupont Circle Hotel
The Dupont Circle Hotel
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9.0
Excellent
1500 New Hampshire Ave Nw, Washington
from $171
Hotel Lombardy
Hotel Lombardy
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8.7
Excellent
2019 Pennsylvania Ave Nw, Washington
from $103
Morrison Clark Hotel
Morrison Clark Hotel
|
9.1
Excellent
1011 L Street NW, Washington
from $107
Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill
Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill
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8.4
Excellent
400 New Jersey Ave Northwest, WASHINGTON
from $93
More About Hotels near United States Capitol...

What is the United States Capitol?

The United States Capitol is where the US Congress meets when they are in session. Located at the National Mall, the building features the large dome and it is home to a large collection of art. The building is both a tourist attraction and an office building. Capitol Hill also houses the U.S. Supreme Court and the Library of Congress.

Which Hotels have the Best View Near the United States Capitol?

There are many hotels to choose from for visitors who want to stay near Capitol Hill. The Liaison is less than 1/2 a mile away and the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill is also right nearby. The Residence Inn Washington, DC/Capitol is also just about 1/2 a mile away.

What Are the Benefits or Drawbacks of Staying at a Hotel Near the United States Capitol?

The biggest benefit to staying near the Capitol is that it puts you right within walking distance to most of the downtown attractions. The hotels on Capitol Hill are close enough to Union Station to make commuting in and out of the city easy, and they are near the Metro Station for those who want to see other parts of D.C. The downside of staying near Capitol Hill is that the prices are higher. If you want to save money on your accommodations, stay on the outskirts of the city or even in Arlington or Maryland. The Courtyard Dunn Loring is only a 30 minute ride and it is right near the Metro Station.

What Do I Need to Know About The United States Capitol?

The Capitol offers guided tours during the week when the building is open. The tours are free but you need to book ahead of time. The best way to get to the building if you are not within walking distance is to take public transportation. The Capitol Visitor Center is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday.