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Where Should We Stay in Washington?
The historic destination of Washington is a great choice if you've been considering a vacation with the kids. The entertainment, museums, and parks are just some of the things that make this a good destination for family vacations. Fly into Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National), which is the closest airport, or College Park, MD (CGS), which is located 7.6 mi (12.2 km) from the city center. Washington offers 205 kid-friendly hotels and other accommodations so you have a variety of choices when you're deciding where to stay.
Families on vacation have good things to say about these accommodations:
Hotel Harrington: Offers 3 restaurants, laundry facilities, and free WiFi. Guests like the central location at this 3-star hotel.
Embassy Suites by Hilton Washington D.C. Georgetown - Offers an indoor pool, a restaurant, and free breakfast. This hotel is rated 3.5 stars.
Hyatt Place Washington DC/National Mall - Offers an outdoor pool, 2 restaurants, and free breakfast. Guests like the overall comfort and clean rooms at this 3-star hotel.
When Should We Visit Washington?
You're likely hoping for good weather for your family vacation. You can use this information to plan when to grab the kids and head to Washington.
- Hottest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 87°F
- Coldest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average temperature of 30°F
- Driest months: February, January, August, and December, with an average rainfall of 2.84 inches
- Rainiest months: May, June, July, and September, with an average rainfall of 3.80 inches
What Should We See and Do in Washington?
While you and your family are vacationing in Washington, you might want to visit some family-friendly attractions such as Ford's Theater and Capital One Arena. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in the area's activities like White House, United States Capitol, and Washington Monument.Washington is also well-known for its:
- Historical sites
Getting Around Washington
Washington has transportation options that will make it easy for you and the family to get around. Nearby metro stations include 7th St. Convention Center Station, Gallery Place Chinatown Station, and Center Station. If you want to venture outside of the area, ride aboard one of the trains from Washington Union Station.
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