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Spacious Bright 2BR in Mt Pleasant
0.079 km from Smithsonian's National Zoo
The price is CA $182 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (6 reviews)
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"The location of the apartment was perfect in a beautiful street. The house was well decorated for 2 couples, everything was lovely modern and clean and we enjoyed sitting in the garden"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 9, 2019

Spacious Bright 2BR in Mt Pleasant
Modern 2 Bedroom Apartment! Walk to Metro/zoo/dupont Circle/restaurants/shops!
4.6/5Exceptional! (39 reviews)
Great apartment for a DC visit

"Amazing location. Great owners. Would definitely stay again."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 5, 2020

Modern 2 Bedroom Apartment! Walk to Metro/zoo/dupont Circle/restaurants/shops!
Adam's Inn
2.5 out of 5
0.4 km from Smithsonian's National Zoo
The price is CA $101 per night
3.9/5Good! (408 reviews)

"Clean rooms. Good service. Quiet neighborhood. Loved the breakfast and breakfast room. Quaint but comfortable."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 1, 2020

Adam's Inn
Historic Mini Mansion in Adams Morgan! Walk to Shops, Restaurants, Zoo, Metro!
4.8/5Exceptional! (66 reviews)
Perfect location in Adams Morgan!

"Location superb. A block or two away from everything from Michelin 1 star restaurant, super pizza, Starbucks, The Diner (great comfort food) and Tryst (super coffee café) All essentials in kitchen and baths are here. Five bedrooms makes multigenerational vacay workable. TownHouse is approx 100 years ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 21, 2020

Historic Mini Mansion in Adams Morgan! Walk to Shops, Restaurants, Zoo, Metro!
Newly Renovated Modern 1 Bdrm Condo Adams Morgan by Line Hotel
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4.8/5Exceptional! (14 reviews)
Excellent property, location and host

"We stayed here for two weeks. As advertised, the apt. was immaculate, organized and purposeful - all your necessary kitchen, bathroom and cleaning needs were provided for. All the appliances are brand new. The apt. hallway is quite and you really don’t here much outside sporadic street traffic noise. ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 15, 2020

Newly Renovated Modern 1 Bdrm Condo Adams Morgan by Line Hotel
Peaceful Spacious 3BR Mt Pleasant Haven
4 out of 5
0.4 km from Smithsonian's National Zoo
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Peaceful Spacious 3BR Mt Pleasant Haven
The LINE Hotel DC
4.5 out of 5
0.6 km from Smithsonian's National Zoo
The price is CA $228 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (452 reviews)

"Beautiful historic building, modern decor with unique added finishing touches. Brilliant staff"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 18, 2020

The LINE Hotel DC
City Apartments
4 out of 5
0.4 km from Smithsonian's National Zoo
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3.3/5 (3 reviews)
Great Studio, Uncomfortable Bed

"This studio apartment located in Adams Morgan had everything I needed. However the bed was so uncomfortable I woke up with a sore back and the blinds are a bit flimsy which meant I was never sure people couldn't see in at night and it was quite bright in the morning. Otherwise, the rest of the amenities ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 4, 2018

City Apartments
Perfectly Located Adams Morgan 2bd Apt. With 98 Walking Score
Omni Shoreham Hotel
4 out of 5
0.6 km from Smithsonian's National Zoo
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4.4/5Excellent! (5,029 reviews)

"Fantastic hotel... rooms extremely clean and comfortable. Pool area excellent. Highly recommend this hotel"…"

Reviewed on Apr. 23, 2020

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Smithsonian's National Zoo is located in a historic area of Washington known for its notable monuments and top museums. The neighborhood is home to 528 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that works for your stay.

Staying Near Smithsonian's National Zoo

You can choose from 72 hotels and other accommodations within a mile of Smithsonian's National Zoo, including these picks:

  • Omni Shoreham Hotel: With a stay at this 4-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to an outdoor pool and a health club, along with an in-room MP3 dock. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its family-friendly amenities and central location.
  • Washington Hilton: With a stay at this 4-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to 4 restaurants and an outdoor pool, along with WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and central location.
  • Washington Marriott Wardman Park: This 4-star hotel features 3 restaurants, an outdoor pool, and a fitness center. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its dining options and proximity to the airport.

Things to See and Do Near Smithsonian's National Zoo

While you're in town visiting Smithsonian's National Zoo, you can explore everything there is to see and do within a couple miles of the area.

You might want to spend some time browsing the exhibits at International Spy Museum, National Museum of American History, or National Museum of Natural History. Explore notable local landmarks like Washington National Cathedral, White House, and Lincoln Memorial. You can check out the local talent at Warner Theatre, National Theatre, and Ford's Theater.

George Washington University, Georgetown University, and Kennedy Center are a few additional nearby sights. You might also stop by Capital One Arena, located 2.5 mi (4 km) from Smithsonian's National Zoo, or Washington Monument which is 2.7 mi (4.4 km) away.

Traveling around Smithsonian's National Zoo

You can walk to nearby metro stations including Cleveland Park Station, Van Ness-UDC Station, and Woodley Park-Zoo Station. If you'd like to explore farther outside of the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Smithsonian's National Zoo?
Smithsonian’s National Zoo is located in a historic area of Washington known for its notable monuments and top museums. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, check out the 103 hotels and other accommodations you’ll find within a mile.
What's the best place to stay near Smithsonian's National Zoo?
Adjacent to Smithsonian’s National Zoo, Adam’s Inn is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this B&B offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Another good option is The LINE Hotel DC, located just 0.4 mi (0.6 km) away.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Smithsonian's National Zoo, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel bookings are refundable provided that you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you might still have the option to cancel and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to get top deals close to Smithsonian’s National Zoo.
What can I see and do near Smithsonian's National Zoo?
International Spy Museum, National Museum of American History, and National Museum of Natural History feature captivating exhibits. Sights like Washington National Cathedral, White House, and Lincoln Memorial are landmarks to visit in the area. You can check out the local talent at Kennedy Center, Warner Theatre, and National Theatre.
How can I get to Smithsonian's National Zoo?
Nearby metro stations include Cleveland Park Station, Van Ness-UDC Station, and Woodley Park-Zoo Station. If you’d like to venture around the surrounding area, consider renting a car to take in more sights.

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