Capital of the USA, and home of the world famous White House, Washington DC attracts millions of visitors every year. Those visitors often come to see the famous monuments and be at the centre of world politics but there is far more to offer. Our hotels in Washington are perfectly placed to explore the cosmopolitan neighbourhoods and bohemian nightlife of this vibrant city.
Washington D.C. - named after its famous founder, George Washington - is a city that will surprise and delight visitors. You don't have to look far beyond the colourful history and patriotism to uncover a city that is teeming with culture, art and fun.
Whether you are visiting on business or pleasure, British Airways' range of hotels in Washington make a perfect base for discovering America's exciting capital city. Our selection of Washington hotels range in budget from 2-5*, and include well-known chains and family-friendly hotels through to more eclectic, boutique properties, many of which have recently been renovated.
Most of Washington's excellent museums are within walking distance of our hotels - as are many of the famous tourist sights, such as the Lincoln and the Jefferson Memorials. Washington also has an excellent public transport system, which is ideal for journeys further afield. We recommend a visit to Capitol Hill for a tour of the Capitol Building and for shopping at the excellent Eastern Market.
If you are visiting for pleasure, why not choose one of our hotels in trendy Georgetown? This district is teeming with fashionable shops and casual cafes, where it is easy to while away a few hours just browsing and enjoying the relaxed atmosphere. Alternatively, pick one of our downtown hotels - perfect for indulging in some serious shopping or exploring the vivacious nightlife.
Washington also offers a wonderful variety of dining options, from laid-back cafes and diners to chic, upmarket bistros. And, as most of our hotels boast a number of these close by, you really will be spoiled for choice.