If you are looking mass housing for a large group coming to DC,
the Washington Peace Center has a list of churches and other establishments who have offered mass housing in the past here.
If you are looking for housing for individuals or smaller groups,
here is a list of reasonably priced options in Washington DC (please note that prices and other details may have changed since this list was compiled)
Washington DC Hotels
Phone: 800-503-3330, 202-289-2220
Helps find available hotel rooms. Reservation Hotline Hours: Monday – Friday 9:00am to 5:30pm EST; Closed Saturday, Sunday
Adams Inn, 1746 Lanier Pl., NW
(800) 578-6807, (202) 745-3600, fax: (202) 319-7958, email: adamsinn at adamsinn.com, www.adamsinn.com
$99-$109/night; includes breakfast, $10 parking, $10 per added guest
Neighborhood: Upper Northwest
Allen Lee Hotel, 2224 F St., NW
(800) 462-0186, (202) 331-1224, www.allenleehotel.com
Private bath: $63-99 (single), $79-119 (1 dbl bed), includes continental breakfast
Neighborhood: Near Foggy Bottom Metro, 3 blks. from Blue/Orange line
Americana Motel, 1400 Jefferson Davis Highway; Arlington, VA
Tel: 703-979-3772; Fax: 703-979-0547
$99 for single, $119 for double, includes continental breakfast.
Metro station: 1.5 blocks from Crystal City (blue line)
American Guesthouse, 1700 Sherwood Hall Lane; Alexandria, VA 22306
$120 for a queen size bed, $110 for double
American Guesthouse, 2005 Columbia Rd., NW; Washington DC
Rates: call or go to website
American Youth Hostel International, 1009 11th St., NW
(202) 737-2333, fax: (202) 737-1508, email: reserve at hiwashingtondc.org, www.hiwashingtondc.org
$29 (members) – $32 (nonmembers), $6 discount if you book online
Neighborhood: near Metro Center metro, Red/Orange/Blue line
Include names, number and gender of people in your group. Open 24 hours for check-in. Dorm-style. Group rates for 10 or more people. Accepts Visa and MC.
Andrews Guest House, 2708 Ontario Rd., NW
5 twin beds in 3 rooms w/shared bath; suggested contribution $40-$60
Neighborhood: Adams Morgan
Aquia Pines Camp Resort, 3071 Jefferson Davis Highway; Stafford, VA
(540) 659-3447, 800-726-1710 for reservations, www.aquiapines.com
38 miles from White House, can handle big rigs, make reservations via website.
Best Western Beltway, 5910 Princess Garden Parkway; Lanham, MD
$90, Includes breakfast; 18-20 rooms available
One mile to metro. 25 minutes from downtown. Bus parking available for guests.
Bragg Towers, 99 S. Bragg St.; Alexandria, VA
$99, located 15-20 minutes from downtown/1.5 miles from Van Dorn metro (blue line); Can accommodate 2 buses.
Braxton Hotel, 1440 Rhode Island Ave. NW
Economy twin starts at $69.99; doubles start at $79.99
Neighborhood: Dupont/Logan Circle
Brickskeller, 1523 22nd Street, NW
$83 with shared bath
Located between P & O Sts., 2 blocks from DuPont Circle metro (red line).
Carlyle Suites Hotel, 1731 New Hampshire Ave., NW
(800) 964-5377, (202) 234-3200, carlylesuites.com
Efficiency Suites — Single: $129, Double: $139 (three people can stay in a double), Grand Double (2 double beds): $159, Grand King (king-size bed): $169; no charge for kids under 18.
Neighborhood: Dupont Circle, Red line metro (3 blks. from metro)
Center for Educational Design, 821 Varnum St., NE
(202) 635-7987, www.cedc.org, email: will at cedc.org
$30 per person per night, social justice groups only (of 6 or more)
21-bed facility, 3/4-mile walk to metro
Centro Maria Residence, 650 Jackson St., NE
(202) 635-1697, fax: (202) 635-7246, email: residencecmwash at verizon.net
$50/night, $250/week, includes breakfast; Women Only, ages 18-29, no kids
Neighborhood: Brookland, 3 blks. from metro, bus nearby
Cherry Hill RV Park, 9800 Cherry Hill Road, College Park, MD
(301) 937-7116, (800) 801-6449, email: DCcamping at aol.com, www.cherryhillpark.com, make reservations online
$50/night, for 2 people and vehicle, includes sewer, electric, water, cable TV hook-up; 200 spaces in winter; 12 miles from DC, shuttle to metro
Columbia Guest House
Single and Double Rooms, Shared or private bath
Neighborhood: Adams Morgan
Comfort Inn of Tysons Corner, 1587 Spring Hill Rd.; Vienna, VA 22182
$79.95 for double room.
Located 10 miles from downtown and 5 min. shuttle to metro. Bus parking for guests.
Connecticut Woodley Guest House
Neighborhood: Woodley Park
Days Inn, 4400 Connecticut Ave., NW
(202) 244-5600, (800) 325-2525
$119 plus tax (single); $101.15 advance rate, subject to availability.
Includes continental breakfast. AAA discount subject to availability
Metro: Van Ness-UDC. Parking $15-$30. Neighborhood: Upper Northwest
Days Inn & Suites – Laurel, 9860 Washington Blvd, Laurel, MD 20723
301-725-0769 (Reservations); www.daysinn.com
Special Event Rate: $99+tax/night
Amenities: BRAND NEW PROPERTY, Free Breakfast, High Speed Internet,
Suites Available, Fitness Center, Pet Friendly
Duncan’s Family Campground, 5381 Sands Rd., Lothian, MD
(800) 222-2086, (410) 741-9558, www.duncansfamilycampground.com
$33/night full hook-ups, many discounts (AAA, etc.)
21 miles to DC, 25-min. drive to metro park & ride, or van to metro, $2 roundtrip
East Capitol Street Guest House, 6th St. and East Capitol St., SE
(877) 893-3233, bedandbreakfastdc.com
$50-$130, 3-night minimum, six rooms, no private baths
Non-smoking, no kids; 6 blocks from Capitol
The Embassy Inn, 1627 16th St., NW
(800) 423-9111, (202) 234-7800, www.embassy-inn.com
Special rate for those attending the Jan. 27th march: $69 single-occupancy, $10 per extra person; mention that you are attending the United for Peace & Justice March on January 27th to get the special rate.
The rate includes a continental breakfast, coffee, tea, and hot chocolate, which is served all day. Free WiFi access. 38 rooms available, AAA discounts.
Neighborhood: Dupont Circle
First Trinity Lutheran, 4th and E St., NW
Call (202) 737-4859 M-F 9-5, ask for Pastor Tom or Ruth, www.firsttrinitydc.org/HostelMinistry.htm
Min. 5 people, 5-10 in group – $25 each, 11-20 in group – $20 each
Mattresses in Fellowship Hall, bring your own sleeping bag, kitchen has microwave and fridge. Metro 1/2 block away.
Neighborhood: Judiciary Square
Grace Lutheran Church
(202) 726-6014 or (202) 829-9400/9405; email: grace at us.net
Price: $18/night w/linens, $15/night without
Neighborhood: Upper 16th Street, NW
Harrington Hotel, 11 and E St., NW
(202) 628-8140 or Toll-free (800) 424-8532; www.hotel-harrington.com
Queen $109 / 2 Doubles $125 / 2 Queens $135; no special family rates
Neighborhood: 1 1/2 blk from Metro Center, Red/Blue/Orange lines
Hilltop Hostel, 300 Carroll St., NW
(202) 291-9591; www.hosteldc.com
$22/night, incl. tax and linens (private rooms also available), no curfew/lockout
Neighborhood: Takoma Park, only 50 meters from Red Line
Hilton Garden Inn, 815 14th St., NW (between H. & I. Sts.)
Metro station: Located across from Metro Center (blue/orange/red lines)
Holiday Inn on the Hill, 415 New Jersey Ave., NW
800-638-1116 or 202-638-1616
$143.10 to $151.05, Located 2 blocks from Capitol.
For groups of 10 or more, call Cresma Reotutar 202-434-0110.
Howard Johnson – Cheverly, 5811 Annapolis Rd, Cheverly, MD 20784
301-779-7700 (Reservations); www.hojo.com
Special Event Rate: $99+tax/night (1-4 people)
Amenities: New pillow-top mattresses, free hot continental
breakfast, free shuttle service, restaurant on-site, free wireless
internet, pet friendly, located on B/W Pkwy, 3 miles to Downtown
International Guest House, 1441 Kennedy St., NW
(202) 726-5808, email: igh_dc at juno.com
$30 per person per night. 12 beds, includes continental breakfast. Kids 6-16 1/2 price. Single $30, double $60. Mennonite-run. Shared bathroom, closes at 11 pm.
Neighborhood: Upper Northwest, next to bus stop, not close to Metro
Julie Billiart Residence, Dupont Circle
Kalorama Guest House (bed and breakfast – 2 locations), 1854 Mintwood Place (202) 667-6369, (800) 974-6450; 2700 Cathedral Ave., NW
(202) 328-0860, (800) 974-9101; kaloramaguesthouse.com
Victorian B & B. Phones and TV in public areas.
$95 Shared bath; $85/$120 Private bath ($5/each for additional person);
$130 Suite (private bath, accommodates 2-6 people, depending on room); includes continental breakfast. Check-in before 8:30pm.
Not handicapped-accessible, no TV, no telephone, no elevator, kids aged 6 and up only.
Neighborhood: Adams Morgan near Woodley Park/Zoo Metro, Red line
Motel 6, 6711 Georgia Ave. NW
Located 1 mile from metro
The Pilgrimage (a Christian learning center), 22nd and P St., NW
$25/person/night; 2-night minimum; 40 beds, groups of 10-40 only; kitchen
Neighborhood: Dupont Circle, Red line
Red Roof Inn, 500 H St., NW
(202) 289-5959 or (800) 228-5150; www.redroofinn.com
Single: $139 or Double: $149 (not including tax), $15 parking
Neighborhood: Near Judiciary Square metro, Red line
Shalom Place, Saint Lukes Methodist Church, 3655 Calvert St, NW
(202) 333-4949, ask for Jamie
24 beds that they normally rent out at $20/person/night. 50% discount for groups of more than 10 people. 2 large dorm rooms (1 for men and one for women, 12 beds in each room), also has a large meeting room and kitchen, and large parking lot. Not near metro (but there’s a bus stop outside), close to American university and across the street from Vice Prez’s residence.
Simpkins’ Bed and Breakfast, 1601 19th St NW
800-6 HOST 93 or (202) 387-1328
$10 (includes tax) per person for couples in dorm. One person $15 for a shared room or get both beds for $40. You need to show student ID, a passport or organizational literature to get in.
Neighborhood: Northeast DC. “X” line buses run from Union Station.
Steinbruck Center for Urban Studies, 1226 Vermont Avenue, NW
(202) 667-1377; email@example.com; www.lutherplace.org/steinbruckcenter
$20/person/night and there is also a $50 key deposit. There is a limit of two sets of keys per group in the hostel. The deposit is refunded upon safe return of the keys and evaluation of cleanliness after use.
Susan Tripodi’s Guest House, near Congress
The Tabard Inn, 1739 N St., NW
(202) 785-1277, www.thetabardinn.com
Rooms with private bath are $138 to $188. Rooms with shared bath are $94 to $133. Each additional person is $15. Includes breakfast.
Neighborhood: Dupont Circle, Red line
Washington International Student Center, 2451 18th Street N.W.
800-567-4150, 202-667-7681; www.washingtondchostel.com; DCStudentcenter at aol.com
$23/night, free pick-up from Greyhound and Amtrak stations, free breakfast, no curfew
Neighborhood: Adams Morgan
Washington Norwich House, College Park, MD
Reservations are required; Free internet access.
Washington Seminar Center – Capitol Hill Presbyterian Church
4th and Independence St., SE; 202-547-8118
$30/person/night, 50 beds, groups of 15+ only, kitchen. Bring own bedding.
Neighborhood: Capitol Hill
William Penn House (run by the Society of Friends), 515 East Capitol St., SE; (202) 543-5560, www.quaker.org/penn-house
Less than 10 people: $40, 10+ people: $35
Breakfast is served daily. Linens are provided. Rooms are shared.
Neighborhood: Capitol Hill, Eastern Market/Union Station metro, Red/Blue/Orange lines
Windsor Inn, 1842 16th Street, NW (at T St.)
800-423-9111, 202-667-0300, www.windsor-inn-dc.com
Special rate for those attending the Jan. 27th march: $69 single-occupancy, $10 per extra person; mention that you are attending the United for Peace & Justice March on January 27th to get the special rate. Breakfast included.
Located 6 blocks from Dupont Circle metro (red line).
Windsor Park, 2116 Kalorama Rd.
(800) 247-3064, (202) 483-7700, www.windsorparkhotel.com
Singles: $139, Doubles: $149; 30% discount for group of 10 or more is possible, 43-person maximum.
Neighborhood: Adams Morgan, near Woodley Park/Zoo metro, Red line
Woodley Park Guest House, 2647 Woodley Rd, NW
(202) 667-0218; www.woodleyparkguesthouse.com
Handful of rooms including single shared bath: $85, double private bath: $125-185
Neighborhood: Adams Morgan, 1 block from Woodley Park/Zoo metro, Red line