Bed and Breakfast Washington DC

There’s no better way to experience the nation’s capital than from a bed and breakfast in Washington DC. The United States capital city is bursting with an abundance of famous attractions and historical sights just waiting to be explored.

Bed and Breakfast Washington DC

The Woodley Park Guest House is Washington DC's FAVORITE B&B. We are a proud member of Select Registry, the definitive list of American's finest inns and B&B's. Our incredibly convenient location in historic Woodley Park - a marvelously walkable, upscale neighborhood full of wonderful restaurants and sidewalk cafes - is the BEST LOCATION of any B&B in the Nation's Capital. The Guest House is a beautifully renovated, light-filled home featuring original art, oriental carpets and lovely furnishings. Offering beautifully furnished, comfortable rooms, a delicious breakfast and warm, personal hospitality provided by owners and staff, Woodley Park Guest house is your perfect DC accommodation for business or pleasure.

Our bed and breakfast inn has been lovingly restored to create a warm and cozy place to stay in Washington DC. Our historic row house in Kalorama by Dupont Circle offers 12 comfortable guest rooms with modern amenities, all while maintaining the charm and character of yesteryear. Our friendly staff and beautiful accommodations create the ultimate home-away-from-home for visits to our nation’s capital. Our bed and breakfast near Dupont Circle is centrally located in Washington DC, making it an ideal location for business travelers and convention attendees. It is extremely close to the Washington Hilton Hotel and within an easy walk to many Washington DC convention sites such as the Omni Shoreham Hotel, and the Washington DC Convention Center.

Welcome to the Inn at Dupont Circle where we make your experience in Washington, DC relaxing and enjoyable. Our rooms were designed to provide comfort and style. Short or long term stay, leisure or business travel, our rooms provide a comfortable and warm environment. Our DC inns are all within minutes of the metro, nightlife, restaurants and tourist attractions.

Situated 12 blocks from the White House, our location in the historic Dupont Circle neighborhood makes Swann House Bed & Breakfast the ideal home base for your visit to Washington, DC. Also our proximity to several universities makes Swann House convenient for parents visiting students.

The Ivy Mansion is a Bed and Breakfast nestled in Washington, DC offering vacation, business and short term rental accommodations. We are conveniently located 1 block from Connecticut Avenue shopping and art galleries, including the renowned Phillips Collection.

"This Washington bed and breakfast offers luxurious rooms and accommodations in District of Columbia. Enjoy a continental breakfast, and an array of dishes in nearby restaurant, and free wifi . Our bnb in Washington provides air conditioning, and television and telephone without sacrificing quality or service. Book your stay today! Click our link above to Book Direct for your next amazing escape in Washington, District of Columbia."

Welcome to Georgetown Inn, a historic Washington D.C. hotel and landmark. The home was completed in 1962 and has been one of the area's most popular accommodations. We are near Georgetown University, George Washington University and other landmarks including the White House, Smithsonian Museums and the National Zoo. Choose from our three room types and one suite for luxury accommodations in the Nation's Capital.

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This Alexandria, VA bed and breakfast offers luxurious rooms and accommodations in Virginia. Book your stay today! Click our link above to Book Direct for your next getaway in Alexandria, Virginia.

A private suite located in Historic Fairfax, VA, just 15 miles from Washington DC and close to the Metro. Stafford House is ideal for business travelers who need the extra space as well as for those celebrating special occasions.

Located in Laurel, Maryland's historic district, within walking distance to restaurants on Main Street. Amenities include en suite bathrooms, high-speed internet, central a/c, free off-street parking, hearty home-cooked breakfast, TV with Chromecast in each guest room, front porch rocking chairs, grand piano in the parlor. Convenient travel to DC, Baltimore, Annapolis, Merriweather Post Pavilion, Potomac Curling Club, University of Maryland in College Park, UMBC, NASA Goddard, APL, NSA... an ideal location for tourists and business travelers!

FDR slept here, you can too! Large rooms, fine antiques, beautiful grounds with pool.

From weddings, to birthdays, to anniversaries, and graduations. From decisions being made, to children’s “firsts,” to countless meals, walks and talks. Everyone who has known the farm has had their own experiences here, but all who have been here have grown the farm together.

Butterfly Fields (agriturismo) an eco-friendly Bed and Breakfast in Lothian, MD is centrally located within minute’s drive time between our nation's capital, Washington, D.C., the state capital, Annapolis, and Baltimore, Maryland. Our quick access to the Chesapeake Bay Area is wonderful; there are so many recreational and cultural offerings.

Nestled on a working, eco-friendly farm, The Inn at Mary's Land Farm is your perfect Maryland escape.

Luxury surrounds you at The Columbia Inn at Peralynna Bed & Breakfast in Columbia, Maryland, just minutes from DC, Baltimore and Annapolis. Voted #1 in North America for 2005 by Inn Traveler Magazine...

Laurel Grove is a luxury Bed and Breakfast in Annapolis, MD. It is an 8,400 sq. ft. cedar and stone contemporary home on three acres overlooking the South River.

Manassas Juncton Bed and breakfast offers many experiences for a varied clientele of business travelers to weekend getaways. A two bedroom inn decorated in period style and specializing in locally and organicically grown food situated in the historic district of Manassas, Virginia and within walking distance of Old Town Manassas shops, restaurants, museums, historic sights and the train depot.

The elegant Wayside Inn is located in Ellicott City, Maryland, between Baltimore and Washington, D.C. Enjoy a peaceful night's sleep in one of our exquisite rooms and awake to a delicious gourmet breakfast. Spend the day exploring the area however you wish - shopping in Ellicott City, antiquing in Frederick, touring our nation’s capital, meandering through historic Annapolis, cruising on the Chesapeake Bay, or experiencing Baltimore’s famous Inner Harbor.

Two centuries of history await you at The Wilderness; historic preservation and hospitality award winning B&B providing suites for discriminating guests. Surrounded by woodland tracts of The Patapsco Valley State Park, this Victorian era summer mansion has been restored to its country manor atmosphere, and offers unequalled peace and privacy. Spacious suites, comfy beds, fabulous baked goods and nearly total seclusion give guests the sense of being “away from it all” although only minutes from historic Ellicott City and Catonsville, and only 15 minutes from Baltimore’s Inner Harbor/BWI airport.

Enjoy sunny-colonial comfort at the Annapolitan bed & breakfast located in Annapolis, MD. Centrally located near downtown historic Annapolis, take a step back in time and enjoy the wonders that our area has to offer.

This Annapolis, MD bed and breakfast offers luxurious rooms and accommodations in Maryland. Book your stay today! Click our link above to Book Direct for your next getaway in Annapolis, MD.

Georgian House Bed & Breakfast is located in the heart of the Historic District of Annapolis, Maryland. Experience true colonial elegance in this 1747 house that was once used as a meeting place for 3 signers of the Declaration of Independence. The house is beautifully constructed and features 16-inch brick walls to ensure peace and quiet. Our four guestrooms combine old-world charm with modern conveniences like private baths, TV, and WiFi.

Explore Washington DC Bed and Breakfasts

Visit the United States Capitol, the Lincoln Memorial, The White House, and the Washington Monument, which was built to commemorate George Washington. The National Wall and countless free museums are also among some of the city’s most visited attractions. Washington DC Bed and Breakfasts offer a personalized and unique experience not found at larger chains  and commercial hotels around the city and many are within walking distance to many points of interest.


  • Founded on July 16, 1790, the District of Columbia (Washington DC) was established by the Constitution to serve as the United States capital. The district has played a key role in the history of the U.S  since the beginning of its establishment and has served as a central  point for the country’s government. Located on the east coast along the  Potomac River, the district borders the states of Virginia and Maryland.  The district is home to an abundance of historical monuments which  commemorate significant historical figures and events which have shaped  the country’s evolution.

  • Activities

  • Washington DC is considered one of the most walk able major US cities. When staying in the city in a central bed and breakfast, you can easily walk, bike, or take the metro to a variety of main sights and attractions. The National Mall is a large park that stretches nearly two miles throughout central DC.  The park is home to a variety of iconic monuments, such as the Washington Monument, the Lincoln Memorial, The White House, and the United States Capitol. History buffs can also head to Le Droit Park which showcases a variety of historical homes dating back to the 1800’s. Dupont Circle,  one of DC’s most popular residential neighborhoods, features a vibrant  nightlife and foodie scene with a variety of renowned bars and  restaurants. Another hopping nightlife and foodie scene can be  discovered in Adams Morgan, one of DC’s most multicultural and up-and-coming neighborhoods. A variety of bars, art studios, boutiques, cafes, restaurants, and unique finds can be experienced during a trip to this part of the city. Of course a trip to the National Zoo is a must while in DC.

  • Natural Features

  • Nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts will be pleasantly surprised to  find an abundance of natural activities in and around the DC area.  Located just around the corner from the Capitol, the United States Botanic Gardens are one of DC’s greatest gems. Not only are the gardens free to enter  and explore, but visitors can enjoy hundreds of different live plant  displays and exhibits. The forestry Rock Creek Park offers an abundance of hiking, running, biking, and horseback riding trails just outside the city. Just neighboring the National Mall, in between the Washington Monument and Lincoln Memorial is Constitution Gardens,  one of DC’s most natural parks spanning over 50 acres. You can stroll  through the peaceful park and walk along the outer edge of the pond for a  quick escape from the hustle and bustle of the city.

  • Things to do

  • There is no shortage of things to do and explore throughout downtown DC and the surrounding areas. Walk through the National Mall and hit all the historic monuments such as the Lincoln Memorial, Washington Monument, White House,  and more. Hop around the city to visit all of the different Smithsonian  museums which are plentiful, and free, all themed differently Woodley Park is the city’s gateway to the National Zoo, as well as dozens of international eateries, bars, biking and hiking trails. Head to upscale Georgetown for cupcake tours, boutique shops, and cobblestone streets. Dupont Circle is a lively neighborhood with bars, dance clubs, coffee shops, and book stores.

  • Weather

  • The climate in Washington DC is quite seasonal. The best time to visit the city is generally in the  spring months (March through May) and the fall (September through  November). The infamous annual DC cherry blossom bloom usually occurs at  the end of March or the beginning of April. Winters tend to be very  cold and rainy, while the peak summer months can see scorching hot  temperatures between 90 and 100 degrees Fahrenheit.

  • Food and Drink

  • Washington DC is known for its iconic gastronomical scene. Food lovers will have no  shortage of new and interesting things to taste throughout their time in  the city. There is something for all budgets and taste palettes. From  Michelin Star restaurants, to vegan eateries, to trendy food trucks, and  an array of multi-cultural offerings, you will not leave DC feeling  hungry. Washington DC happens to be home to the largest Ethiopian population outside of  Africa, so if you’re in the mood for some authentic Ethiopian cuisine  then you’re in the right place.

Bed and Breakfast Washington DC FAQ

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  • Why stay At a Bed and Breakfast Inn in Washington DC?

    Staying at a bed and breakfast during your getaway in DC offers a unique, personalized experience in the city simply not  offered at larger or commercial chain hotels. DC offers an array of  historical and boutique bed and breakfast options all throughout the city. Staying at these smaller guest houses offers an array of benefits, such as friendly innkeepers, victorian-style architecture, free cancellations, gourmet complimentary breakfast, free WiFi, modern amenities, and smooth check-in.

  • What types of amenities can I expect when booking a Washington DC B&B?

    Bed and breakfasts in Washington DC are known for having an abundance of historical charm, elegant decor,  modern comforts, and for providing excellent service to their guests. Bed and breakfasts in DC tend to be super clean with great reviews, offering spacious guest rooms, gourmet breakfasts, and helpful reception services. Guest rooms sometimes offer special features such as jacuzzi tubs, fireplaces, and  private balconies. Modern conveniences like high-speed WiFi, flatscreen  televisions, plush mattresses, and signature bath amenities are included  with nearly every stay.

  • How can I get around Washington DC?

    There are an array of options for getting around the city during your stay. If you plan to stay at a bed and breakfast in the central part of the city, in Georgetown, or near the National Mall, then many sights, restaurants, and points of interests will be within walking distance or within a 10-minute walk from your guest house. The metro station, Uber, and taxis are also easily accessible for getting around as well. Washington DC is home to three major airports, Amtrak, and a Metro system, so accessing the city itself can be easily done regardless of  your starting point. For business travelers coming to the Washington Convention Center, it is located right in downtown DC, just across from Apple Carnegie Library.

  • What are the different types of bed and breakfasts in Washington DC?

    There’s a bed and breakfast on offer for any type of traveler in Washington DC. From Victorian-style homes in the center of the city, boutique guest houses, elegant historical, inns, and charming upscale bed and breakfasts, you will have plenty to choose from.

    Malolo Bed and Breakfast is considered to be one of the best bed and breakfast in Washington DC. Set in a residential area near Capitol Hill, this bed and breakfast offers 4 vibrant and comfy deluxe king suites. All rooms include  high-speed WiFi, spacious bathrooms, bathrobes, a cozy sitting area, and  plush king mattresses

    American Guest House is set in a historic, upscale neighborhood in Northwestern DC. The bed and breakfast offers 12 romantic guest rooms, gourmet breakfasts, 24/7 cookies/coffee/tea, and high-speed WiFi.

    Adam’s Inn offers a boutique hotel bed and breakfast experience in Adams Morgan,  DC. The inn features a wildlife habitat garden, a gourmet continental  or buffet breakfast, free snacks, high-speed WiFi, elegant guest rooms, and spacious bathrooms.

    Embassy Circle Guest House is a top rated bed and breakfast in DC. It’s just a few minutes away from the White House and other main attractions. The guest house is a former embassy mansion featuring 11 elegant guest rooms decorated with antique furnishings, plush bedding, signature bath amenities, free WiFi, and a desk. A complimentary breakfast is served each morning and a complimentary happy hour is offered each evening.

    Swann House is set in an elegant Victorian-style mansion built in the late 1800’s. The upscale bed and breakfast features an outdoor pool, free snacks, and a gourmet breakfast each morning. Guest rooms feature wood-burning stoves, 4-poster beds, private decks, flatscreen televisions, en suite bathrooms, and free WiFi.

    Located in Le Droit Park, The Birdhouse Bed and Breakfast offers a full breakfast, a garden, free WiFi,  and easy access to the African American Civil War Memorial. The  pet-friendly hotel is surrounded by leafy trees and green gardens.

    Kalorama Guest House is an affordable bed and breakfast near the DC Zoo and metro. The vintage-style rooms feature sitting areas, fireplaces, spacious bathrooms, and free WiFi.  Breakfast is complimentary and sitting rooms feature communal  amenities, like a fridge and microwave. Complimentary tea and lemonade  are served each afternoon.

    Woodley Park Guest House is just a short walk from Adam’s Morgan and the National Zoo. This vibrant family-run bed and breakfast offers warm guest rooms with antique decor and modern amenities. Free coffee and tea, as well  as a complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning.