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Washington DC Area Budget Hotels
The Washington, DC metro area offers numerous hotels for travelers of all sorts! If you would like something outside of the downtown area, consider rooms in Arlington Virigina (including the areas of Roslyn, Courthouse/Clarendon, Falls Church, McLean and Tyson's Corner); historic Alexandria, Virginia; and metro-accessible areas of Maryland.
Accommodations in Arlington, VA:
Holiday Inn Arlington is a great hotel located just minutes from the heart of Washington, DC. For travelers who want the excitement of Washington DC, but the charm of a suburban Virginia neighborhood, the Holiday Inn Arlington is the perfect choice. This hotel is conveniently located off of I-66, making it accessible to motorists, as well as accessible to the greater District of Columbia area. It is only three blocks from the Ballston Common Mall and convenient to many restaurants and businesses. It is also close to the Ballston Metro stop, offering quick access around the city.
Doubletree Hotel Crystal City is only a half-mile from the Pentagon and just quick taxi and train rides five miles away to downtown Washington, D.C., and all of its sites that guests can plainly see out their hotel windows. And the National Mall, White House and Smithsonian museums lay only three Metro stops away! A free Doubletree shuttle whisks guests to the airport, nearby Metro train station and the Pentagon City Mall with its more than 160 upscale shops, including Macy's and Nordstrom.
Quality Inn Iwo Jima is a first-rate, newly-renovated facility catering to both business and leisure travelers alike. The hotel's experienced multi-lingual staff is honored to host you at the Quality Inn Iwo Jima!
Accommodations in Alexandria, VA:
Lexington Hotel Washington DC is the perfect place to spend your time in a quiet and relaxing place without giving up the sightseeing of Washington DC. Conveniently located near Interstate 95/495 Exit 3A - it will allow you to reach all downtown historic attractions within minutes.
Best Western Pentagon is located just minutes from Washington National Airport, the Pentagon and all of Washington's major attractions. Take advantage of the hotel's complimentary shuttle, which will take you to the Airport, Metro Rail, the Pentagon, Crystal City and the Pentagon City Mall.
Days Inn Pentagon enjoys a great location, just outside the nation's capital, and just four miles from many major attractions like the Smithsonian and the White House. A Metro Bus stops right in front of the hotel, every 15 minutes, and a Metro rail station is only a mile away. In addition, there are 40 restaurants within a 40-mile radius of the hotel, in addition to an onsite restaurant.
Hilton Washington Dulles is located 2 miles from Dulles International Airport, in Washington's high tech corridor. Travelers will enjoy the close proximity to the business centers, government offices, shopping, and sightseeing in our Nation's Capital. Throughout your stay, the hotel is at your service with the exceptionally high standards of hospitality that travelers have come to expect from the Hilton name. The Hilton also offers a complimentary shuttle to the airport upon request.
Accommodations in Maryland:
Fairfield Inn Capital Beltway is located 18 miles from Baltimore-Washington International Airport and 15 miles from downtown Washington DC. Located eight miles from University of Maryland, the Fairfield Inn is 10 miles from Six Flags.
Marriott Suites Bethesda offers all-suites accommodations in a location just north of the nation's capitol. The Marriott surrounds you with the gracious service and thoughtful amenities that help make every stay a success. You'll experience a "spirit to serve" as you walk through the doors. The Betheseda Suites Hotel is just a few a few miles from the main National Institutes of Health (NIH) campus. The hotel provides complimentary shuttle transportation (7:00 am-9:30 pm) to NIH, the Grosvenor Metro station, Montgomery Mall, and other businesses within a three-mile radius.
Comfort Inn Shady Grove is conveniently situated just off I-270 in the Technology Corridor. It is only 26 miles northwest of the Reagan National Airport. The hotel is located near many area attractions such as Chinatown in Washington D.C., Constitution Hall, Ford's Theater, the Holocaust Museum, Iwo Jima Memorial, the National Zoo and Seneca Park.
The Quality Inn & Suites is located 16 miles from Baltimore Washington International Airport and Amtrak and just seven miles from the Greenbelt Metro Station. Situated just one mile from the Laurel Race Track, this hotel is six miles from the National Wildlife Center and 15 miles from the Annapolis Historic District.
Written by: Mike Leco
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