Washington DC Hotels Near the National Mall

Places to Stay in the Heart of Downtown Washington, DC

USA, Washington DC, American flags outside The Willard hotel
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A variety of hotels are located near the National Mall in Washington DC providing accommodations to meet the needs of visitors from around the world, ranging from family-friendly suites to luxury accommodations. Many Washington DC hotels have top-notch restaurants and banquet facilities, making them an ideal destination for business meetings or conferences. The following guide includes hotels located within a few blocks of the National Mall.

Note: The distance between the Capitol Building, at one end of the National Mall, and the Lincoln Memorial at the other, is about 2 miles.

To reach the most popular attractions from anywhere in Washington DC, you may have to walk a great distance or take public transportation.

Hotels near the National Mall

Holiday Inn Capitol
550 C Street SW, Washington, DC
This large Holiday Inn is located near the National Mall, making it a good choice for visitors seeking a moderately priced hotel, convenient for sightseeing.

Mandarin Oriental Washington
1330 Maryland Avenue, SW Washington, DC
Washington, DC’s luxury hotel, located near the Tidal Basin, overlooks the Jefferson Memorial and is located just a few blocks from the Smithsonian museums and L'Enfant Plaza.

The Liaison Capitol Hill – An Affinia Hotel
415 New Jersey Avenue NW Washington DC
Located just steps away from the U.S. Capitol Building in the heart of Washington, DC, the 343-room luxury hotel offers "boutique" service and style and features unique, customized amenities, including a celebrity-chef restaurant and destination lounge.

L'Enfant Plaza
480 L'Enfant Plaza, SW Washington, DC
Hotel located in the heart of Washington, DC within walking distance to the Smithsonian Museums, National Memorials, art galleries, restaurants, and more.

Hyatt Regency Washington
400 New Jersey Avenue, NW Washington, DC
The 838-room upscale Washington DC hotel is located two blocks from the U.S. Capitol Building, with Senate offices, the Smithsonian Institution, the Library of Congress and Union Station within a short walk.

J.W. Marriott Hotel
1331 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, DC
Luxury hotel, located just blocks from the White House, Washington, DC's theater district,  monuments and museums, restaurants, and more

Willard InterContinental Hotel
1401 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, DC
The historic landmark hotel is located in the heart of Washington, DC, within walking distance to the National Mall, the White House, government and business offices, the theater district, and many other sightseeing attractions.

The luxury hotel has 341 newly renovated guest rooms, including 42 suites.

Marriott Residence Inn Capitol
333 E St. SW Washington, DC
This high rise Residence Inn Washington DC hotel is located in the heart of the nation's capital, just minutes from Washington DC's most popular attractions. This hotel includes full kitchens, living rooms with sofa beds and work desks with high-speed Internet access.

W Hotel - Washington DC
515 15th Street, NW, Washington DC
Elegant Victorian-style hotel famous for its breathtaking views of Washington, DC from the P.O.V.

terrace. W Hotel is located just steps from the White House and is convenient to all of the tourist attractions.

The Hotel George
15 E Street NW Washington DC
Capitol Hill's ultra-modern hotel is located in the center of the business district and adjacent to the U. S. Capitol Building providing easy access to all of Washington, DC attractions.

Phoenix Park Hotel
520 North Capitol St NW, Washington, DC
Find Irish hospitality in the center of Washington, DC. The Phoenix Park Hotel, named for a park in Dublin, Ireland, is conveniently located across the street from Union Station and only four blocks from the U.

S. Capitol.

Hotel Harrington
11th & E Street, NW Washington, DC
A variety of room sizes, to accommodate everyone from single budget-conscious visitors to families and larger groups, makes this a popular tourist destination hotel.

Washington Court Hotel
525 New Jersey Avenue, NW Washington DC
Washington, DC luxury hotel with 264 rooms and suites in the heart of Capitol Hill. Walking distance to all the sites, shopping, dining, and entertainment.

State Plaza Hotel
2117 E Street, NW Washington, DC
All-suite hotel near the Smithsonian museums and the Vietnam Veteran's Memorial.

The Hay-Adams Hotel
800 16th Street, NW Washington, DC
The 145-room hotel was originally designed in the 1920's as a residential hotel. The Hay-Adams has preserved the ambiance of a distinguished private home on Lafayette Square, overlooking the White House and is walking distance from many of Washington DC's landmarks.

Hotel Monaco
700 F Street, NW Washington, DC
The Hotel Monaco is an extraordinary restored 184-room hotel, conveniently located in downtown Washington, DC near the Capital One Arena, the Convention Center, Ford's Theater, the International Spy Museum and Chinatown.

Sofitel Lafayette Square
806 15th Street, NW Washington, DC
The French-owned Sofitel, located near the White House on Lafayette Square, opened in 2002 and almost immediately became one of Washington, DC’s most notable luxury hotels.

Hilton Garden Inn - Washington DC Downtown
815 14th Street, NW Washington, DC
Some of the rooms have great views at this conveniently located Hilton chain hotel.

Marriott at Metro Center
775 12th Street, NW Washington, DC
This Marriott hotel is conveniently located right next to a Metro station within walking distance to the National Mall and many Washington DC attractions.

St. Regis Washington
923 16th Street, NW Washington, DC
The historic St. Regis Washington, located in the heart of the downtown business and shopping district, has been a stopping place for presidents, prime ministers, and royalty since its opening in 1926.

Courtyard by Marriott Convention Center
900 F Street, NW Washington, DC
Recently restored historic landmark hotel near the Washington Convention Center, the International Spy Museum, and the Capital One Arena.

Grand Hyatt Washington
1000 H Street, NW Washington, DC
High-rise luxury hotel in Washington DC's business and federal districts, walking distance to the Washington Convention Center, the Capital One Arena, the International Spy Museum and the Metro.