Thousands of tourists flock to the capital of the United States of America every year and it’s not hard to understand why. There’s just so much to do! From its treasure trove of museums to pivotal historical monuments, Washington DC is the place to be if you need to brush up on your American history. Come see iconic attractions like The White House, The Lincoln Memorial (I Have a Dream, anyone?) and The Washington Monument for yourself. Be right in the middle of all the action with the best Airbnbs in Washington DC.
1. Chic studio near The White House (from USD 317)
You will find this chic studio just two blocks away from The White House. Located on the fourth floor of the historic Gaslight Building, the studio has a sleeping nook with a queen bed, ensuring a good night’s rest. Enjoy movie marathons with a loved one on the smart TV while knocking back drinks on the sofa.
Guests can make themselves light lunches in the well-equipped kitchen. Free WiFi can be accessed for both work and leisure. Cars can be parked in the nearby multi-storey car park with a surcharge.
This Airbnb enjoys a superb location in the prime area of the Penn Quarter and is a few blocks away from the stunning Washington Monument. You can have a great time visiting Gallery Place, Chinatown, and the park at National Mall.
Rental unit in Washington · ★4.94 · Studio · 1 bed · 1 bathWashington, District of Columbia, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:i especially loved the kettle complimentary tea bags chic fridge super comfortable bed and very stylish sofathe room itself is fantasticit had enough room for the two of us to feel comfortable not crowded
Cleanliness:clean and comfortable place to staythe apartment was clean and beautifully decoratedthe apartment was very cleanit was clean and looks just like the picturesextremely secure and clean
Host:douglas was an amazing hostdouglas was an excellent hostthe host was very responsive and checking in and out was easydouglas is a great host easy to reach and very responsivedouglas is a wonderful host and is very communicative before during and after your visitRead more reviews
Location:the location is super central easy access to the metro or ubergreat apartment great central locationgreat location & excellent securitygreat location easy check in and check outgreat place in a great location
2. Classic apartment in a vintage townhouse with free WiFi (from USD 154)
Nestled in the peaceful neighborhood of Bloomingdale, this apartment is part of a vintage townhouse that was constructed in 1895. The tastefully refurbished interiors in muted tones are a sight for sore eyes. Guests can enjoy a full night’s rest on the comfy bed. A crib is provided for infants. Should you decide to stay in, you can have a good time by lounging on the sofa with a book. If you are a movie buff, you can watch your favorite flick on the smart TV.
If work brings you here, you can make use of the laptop-friendly nook equipped with WiFi for a smooth day of meetings. You will have a fully equipped kitchen at your disposal should you choose to wear the chef’s hat. Guests can park cars onsite without an additional charge.
Don’t miss visiting The Red Hen at the turn of the lane for sampling delicious cuisine.
Rental unit in Washington · ★4.90 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1 bathWashington, District of Columbia, United States
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Amenities & Room:the bed is definitely more comfortable than the average airbnbhaving some closet space in the room is a bonus especially if you're carrying a lot of luggagethe apartment is very clean and complete with all listed amenitiesthis place was made with intentions and creativity to make guest feel comfortable
Cleanliness:everything was really clean and neatpros : cleanextremely clean stylish space in a cozy quiet neighborhoodit was comfortable and cleanclean stylish feels like home
Host:nice hosts and really useful recommendationsraian and begona were excellent hostsraian and begona were really helpful hostsgreat hosts with a lovely home exceeded my expectationsthe hosts are helpful and respond quicklyRead more reviews
Location:great basement apartment on a convenient bus linegreat location and bright spacegreat location steps away from a very nice cafe and sunday farmers marketamazing place very cute and well located i highly recommendclose to everything but quiet at night to sleep comfortably
3. Modern apartment with free car parking (from USD 216)
This modern holiday apartment is situated in the prime neighborhood of Capitol Hill. The bedroom carries a calming ambiance that will lull you to a peaceful slumber. You can watch a Netflix series on the smart TV or retreat to the joys of reading. You can also curl up in front of the fireplace and enjoy some me-time by tuning into a Spotify playlist. Free WiFi keeps you connected with loved ones back home.
Guests can make themselves a nice toast and bacon sandwich in the well-equipped kitchen of this Victorian-style apartment before stepping out to sightsee. Breakfast is also provided each morning of your stay here. Free car parking facilities are available on the property premises.
This Airbnb is located near Folger Park and a quiet stroll can be enjoyed here before enjoying a play at the Shakespeare Theatre Company.
Rental unit in Washington · ★4.98 · 1 bedroom · 2 beds · 1 bathWashington, District of Columbia, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:was very comfortable for our family of 4 (which includes a toddler and infant)the beds were comfortable with plenty of charging ports on the bedside tablessome nice touches with coffee breakfast fruit beer and even a bottle of winemade out trip comfortable memorial and smooth
Cleanliness:clean and well equippedthe apartment was very clean and well stockedclean comfy room with lots of convenient storagevery clean and convenient and stocked with everything you’d needour stay was great the space is exactly as advertised and was very clean comfortable and quiet
Host:lovely hosts thought of everythingeven umbrellas were provided which again further shows that the owners care about the gueststhe owners were great at communicating with me and helping out with any questions that i hadjohn and jen were so kind and communicative as wellhe’s the best host ever look no further for your stay in dcRead more reviews
Location:perfect and convenient location for our family trip to dcthe location of this place is perfectwalking distance to pretty much everywherei felt very safe in the neighborhood and liked how close we were to the metrothis place was amazing the location was perfect
4. Artistic holiday Airbnb with a lovely patio (from USD 240)
Perfect for couples on a romantic getaway, this one-bedroom apartment is located on the first floor of a quaint house and is a short stroll away from Dupont Circle. Decorated with art pieces by renowned artist Robert E. Kuhn, this artistic apartment will wow you with its sleekness.
Free WiFi lets you stay connected with the world and catch the latest news. If you have to do remote work, you can make use of the workspace. Guests can prepare hearty meals in the functional kitchen. Enjoy the evening breeze on the beautiful patio in the back garden while chatting with a loved one. Guests can park cars across the street without a charge.
You can visit the nearby zoo and spend a day amongst the cute pandas or ride a bike to John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts and enjoy ballet.
Rental unit in Washington · ★4.92 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1 bathWashington, District of Columbia, United StatesSuperhost
5. Historic row house with a full kitchen (from USD 260)
Found in the distinct neighborhoods of Shaw and U Street, this modern Airbnb rests on an area of 750 sq ft (69.68 sq m). A beautiful row house constructed in 1910, this one comes equipped with modern conveniences while retaining its old-world charm. Guests can rest their tired traveler’s feet on the plush queen-sized bed and drift off to sweet sleep.
Rooms are sufficiently heated that ensure a cozy stay during the months of fall. You can video-call folks back home over complimentary WiFi. If you want to stay in, you will have a kitchen at your disposal for preparing meals. You can pick up groceries from Trader Joe’s only a few blocks away from the Airbnb.
Rental unit in Washington · ★4.96 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1 bathWashington, District of Columbia, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:good bathroom and kitchen
Cleanliness:very clean comfortable and everything you needsuper clean and a great valueit was very clean and stocked well with all essentialsplace was well decorated and very cleanthe apartment was super clean and everything we needed was present
Host:john was a great hostjohn was a superb hostgreat spot with a great hostvery accommodating and responsive to our requestsjohn was a great host who communicated well before and during our stayRead more reviews
Location:great location - steps from the metrogreat location and comfortable accommodationsamazing location just across from the metro and multiple restaurantscomfortable place in a great locationgreat place to stay the location is superb
6. Comfortable holiday home in the heart of the city (from USD 297)
You will find this Airbnb tucked away in the basement of an English house only a few blocks away from the metro station. Within walking distance to Eastern Market, National Mall, Barracks Row, and plenty of great restaurants and bars, this one boasts a great location. It offers a small yet fully equipped kitchen should you like to rustle up something. Guests can binge-watch their favorite web series on a Smart TV equipped with Roku.
You can chat with the friendly hosts for a recommendation of great places to see nearby and restaurants where you can satiate your taste buds with local cuisines. Steve and Lisa recommend Rose’s Luxury for great food which is only an eight-minute walk from the Airbnb.
Rental unit in Washington · ★4.71 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1 bathWashington, District of Columbia, United States
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Amenities & Room:lovely garden-level unit with nice amenities and central a/c (crucial in the warm dc months)it was cute cozy and well stocked for cooking basics shampoo and conditioner extra blankets etcfor example the handle on the kitchen sink would occasionally fall off (but could be easily reattached)the bed was extremely comfortable with really nice linensgood size and was comfortable for a long weekend with my partner
Cleanliness:very clean effortless checkinthe place was clean and the listing was accuratevery clean and efficient design of spaceunit was extremely clean great locationgreat location the unit was clean and had everything we needed we would certainly stay here again
Host:the hosts are also very responsive to any questions or requeststhe host was very responsive in a timely mannerhosts were very attentive and communicated everything clearly and without delaysteve and lisa were very responsive to any questions i had throughout the stayhosts are very friendly and communication was excellentRead more reviews
Location:and the location was perfect close to the grocery store and metrogreat place in great locationamazing location — five minute walk to the blue and orange linesgreat location for short term staygreat price and perfect location
7. Minimalistic studio near the metro station (from USD 183)
Minutes away from the metro station of Potomac Avenue, this studio is nestled in the neighborhood of Capitol Hill. Done in a pristine shade of white, the clean and inviting spaces welcome you in from the word go.
Guests can enjoy complimentary coffee, tea, oatmeal, and cereal bars for refreshments. Lounge the day away watching shows on the Apple TV or retreat to a good read on the cushy sofa. Business guests can check emails and stay on top of their tasks over free WiFi. A laptop-friendly nook is provided for remote work if needed.
A stone’s throw away from Safeway, you can pick up fresh produce and fix a few meals back in the kitchen of the Airbnb. If you are not up for cooking, you can hop inside any of the great restaurants in this hip part of town starting from Tune Inn.
Rental unit in Washington · ★4.86 · Studio · 1 bed · 1 bathWashington, District of Columbia, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:we found the bed and the chairs to be very comfortable and restfullights and air conditioning were on when i arrived welcoming methe room is amazing and jennifer is really nicecomfortable bed and living spaceperfect studio apartment for two
Cleanliness:very clean and spaciousvery clean and spacious unitvery clean and spacious and excellent communication with jennifergreat place to stay clean and the environment is nicecheck in was easy and the space was clean and spacious
Host:host is superthe airbnb customer support was very helpful in this matterjenniferwas a great host easy check in and check outjennifer was super responsive and she is a really nice hostgreat spot and great host will surely look to stay here again in dcRead more reviews
Location:great location it truly was close to just about everythinggreat location and nice neighborhoodgreat location and great valueexcellent location in a family-friendly neighborhoodit’s in a great location and very close to a metro station
8. Vintage house with hardwood flooring (from USD 236)
More than 100 years old, this private holiday home has a character that is reflected in the beautiful hardwood floors. You will find this one near National Park and steps away from the metro station on Eastern Market.
Air-conditioned rooms along with ample heating guarantee a snug stay all year round. Complimentary WiFi can be used for catching the latest news in the world while you are enjoying me-time here. The Airbnb has free space for one guest car parking in its driveway.
Home in Washington · ★4.97 · 1 bedroom · 2 beds · 1 bathWashington, District of Columbia, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the beds are super comfy and the ac nice and coldgreat place be aware the bedroom and bathroom are up a flight of stairswell stocked kitchen tools for cooking love their showereverything was great the apartment was clean comfortable and had all of the amenities anyone could needthe place is small but thoughtfully appointed with a renovated kitchen and bath
Cleanliness:everything was clean and well stockedthe apartment was clean and comfortable and communication with fred was greatthe place was extremely clean and had everything you would needthe place is so spacious clean and beautiful - great valuefabulous place to stay in dc the unit was clean comfortable and had everything we needed
Host:the hosts were great and made themselves availableowners were communicative and kindthe owner is incredibly friendly and communicativefred was super accommodating and a fantastic hostnayong and fred were wonderful hostsRead more reviews
Location:close to all the attractionsgreat location for a trip to washington dcgreat location in capitol hillnice apartment - fantastic locationvery comfortable and great location
9. Penthouse flat best for couples and solo travelers (from USD 274)
Couples and solo travelers looking for a peaceful getaway will find this penthouse flat ideal. Although it is centrally located in the heart of Washington DC, the property sits on a quiet street so guests can expect a serene environment during their stay. The living space is also tastefully furnished and fitted with air conditioning and heating for comfort. Amenities such as Wi-Fi, a high-definition TV, and a well-equipped kitchen are provided as well.
Whenever they’re ready to explore, a wide array of bars, restaurants, galleries, and music venues await in the immediate vicinity.
Loft in Washington · ★4.86 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1 bathWashington, District of Columbia, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:it's a quaint sunny apartment with all the amenities and nice touchesexcellent shower with toiletries includedthe mini efficiency kitchen was nicely stocked which was an added touchthey provided excellent amenities and a clean comfortable stylishly designed spacethe bedroom is separate from the kitchen/living room area and the shower is lovely
Cleanliness:clean bright second floor loftthe place was very clean and pleasant to stay inclean well-kept simple and beautiful apartment in a quiet neighborhoodvery clean unit near the metrovery clean and has everything you need for a stay
Host:great hosts thank youthe hosts were very friendly and accommodatingfriendly hosts that went out of their way to make us feel like a home away from homegreat locations and the hosts were super communicativerazia & emelio were extremely accommodating and very considerateRead more reviews
Location:great place in a great locationthe location is amazing as wellgreat location walking distance to lots of shops and restaurantsthe neighborhood is adorable and safe and is within walking distance of everythinggreat location to anything and everything
10. Well-located apartment best for couples (from USD 199)
Spacious and modernly furnished, this apartment is ideal for couples on a short- or long-term getaway. It comes with a separate entrance so guests can enjoy privacy. Other amenities also include a kitchen with cooking basics and a TV with standard cable. Wi-Fi, laundry facilities, and air conditioning are provided as well.
The property’s beautiful location places guests near famous sites, such as the Capitol, the Library of Congress, and the Folger Shakespeare Library. A wide array of restaurants are also found near the property, providing guests with plenty of food options during their stay.
Rental unit in Washington · ★4.93 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1 bathWashington, District of Columbia, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the bed was super comfy and the full size washer and dryer kept us in clean clothesthe airbnb itself was comfortable easy to figure out and the bed is so comfortableand the kitchen is set up nicely for cookingthe space is large and comfortable with great quality sheets and towels
Cleanliness:it was very cleanvery clean and unique downstairs apartmentthe bathroom small but cleanthe room was spacious clean and relaxingcomfortable bed fantastic location clean clean apartment
Host:hosts were kind enough to let us drop off baggage early so we could explore the cityparking is easy and convenient with parking pass provided by hostshe was kind and understanding and we are planning to visit dc and stay there soonthe host clearly and kindly communicated everything and was prompt in her communicationthe friendly kitty outside is an added benefit for pets when leaving and returningRead more reviews
Location:the location is excellentlocation is within walking distance to most major dc attractionsgreat location for exploring dceasy to walk to many locationsgreat location quiet neighborhood
11. Cozy apartment in Bloomingdale (from USD 78)
Nestled in the Bloomingdale neighborhood, this apartment provides a great starting point for a small group of travelers. It is conveniently close to the downtown area, where eateries, cafes, shops, and tourist spots abound. There are plenty more notable places found within driving distance. Transportation is not a problem for guests without a car as there are bus routes, bike-share stations, and a subway station located within a walking distance of the property.
After a long day outdoors, the rental offers a comfortable space ideal for relaxing. It comes with heating and air conditioning for comfort. Although there is no TV available in the rental, access to Wi-Fi is provided for entertainment.
Rental unit in Washington · ★4.58 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1 bathWashington, District of Columbia, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:marc’s apartment is on a lovely & charming tree-lined street
Cleanliness:everything was very clean and accuratehowever the place was clean and check-in was simpleit is just as listed and was comfortable clean and had everything we needed for our staycool place in a great location the place was very clean as wellgreat location host is very responsive place is clean and very cozy
Host:marc the host has been very helpful kind and atentivemarc is a great host very responsive and went above and beyond to make us comfortableplus the host was incredibly responsive- more so than any host i've worked withgreat host prompt responses and very thoughtful local instructionsmarc was a great host highly communicative and gave thoughtful tips for places to go nearbyRead more reviews
Location:great location and safe neighborhoodgreat place in a great locationgreat space in a great location very close to public transport station which was super helpfulcomfortable close to the metro and close to so many restaurantsclose to all the good things l
12. Basement unit with a private entrance (from USD 177)
This apartment is situated in the basement of a residence but it comes with its own entrance for privacy. It is also equipped with modern conveniences, such as cooking basics in the kitchen, a TV in the living room, and Wi-Fi throughout the whole place. It’s fitting for couples and solo travelers looking for a simple yet comfortable stay.
Although there are no parking spaces available on site, guests can park their vehicles on the streets for free. Some points of interest near the property are museums, restaurants, and grocery stores.
Rental unit in Washington · ★4.87 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1 bathWashington, District of Columbia, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:not only was parking relatively abundant but the location was fantastic and apartment tidy
Cleanliness:extremely clean and comfortable basement aptthe apartment was clean and comfortableall rooms are clean and fully furnishedthe airbnb was clean when we arrived and had everything we needed to enjoy our stayclean place in a great location
Host:ann was a lovely hostann is a great hostvery happy i had ann as my hostgreat place with a great host amazing experience highly recommendthe host is amazing responds quickly and is very thoughtful and considerateRead more reviews
Location:the location is amazingthe location is greatthe location is perfectgreat location next to many restaurants and grocery storeslovely location and unit
13. Family-friendly oasis in Adams Morgan (from USD 119)
Amidst one of the city’s most bustling neighborhoods sits this relaxing and well-furnished oasis. It is a one-bedroom rental in the basement that can comfortably accommodate a small group of travelers, including families! Amenities in the rental include air conditioning, a travel crib, and a full kitchen. For indoor entertainment, Wi-Fi and a TV are provided as well. There is also a private outdoor patio where guests can enjoy al fresco meals or simply relax under the sun.
Because of the rental’s beautiful location, the Smithsonian National Zoo and Rock Creek Park are only a 10-minute walk away. Several restaurants and chic lounges are also found within walking distance of the property.
Rental unit in Washington · ★4.97 · 1 bedroom · 2 beds · 1 bathWashington, District of Columbia, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:jen thought of so many helpful details from coffee to umbrellas and a hair dryer and ironthe space is quiet and comfortablea wonderful basement apartment right between adams-morgan dupont and u st neighborhoodsvery nice place comfortable and easy to get around to other parts of dcthe queen size bed was comfortable
Cleanliness:clean safe and comfortablewas clean and had everything one would wantterrific location very clean great communicationthe place itself was clean and charming with lovely decorthe property itself was very clean and had everything i needed
Host:our hosts took good care of ushosts were very helpful and responsivewonderful hosts and we loved our stayjen and john are great hostshost was very kind and responded quickly to messagesRead more reviews
Location:great location and real cozysuper close to tons of great restaurants easy bus ride downtownwonderful place in a great locationgreat location on a quiet corner 2 blocks away from so many restaurants and right by a parking garagegreat place in a great location will definitely stay again
14. Well-equipped apartment across Lincoln Park (from USD 137)
By making this apartment your home base, you can enjoy easy access to major tourist spots in Washington DC. Lincoln Park, which features green spaces and historic monuments, is located directly across the property. The National Mall and other tourist spots are found within 1 mi (1.6 km) of the rental as well.
Although there are plenty of food options that are easily reachable from the property, guests can also use the in-unit kitchen for homemade meals during their stay. Other modern conveniences that also come with the rental are air conditioning, central heating, Wi-Fi, and a TV.
Vacation home in Washington · ★4.89 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1 bathWashington, District of Columbia, United States
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Amenities & Room:the bed and pillows were unbelievable i slept like a rock
Cleanliness:very clean and nice unit great communication as wellamanda’s place is as described; clean accessible and great communicationsuper clean amanda was so kindvery clean cozy apartment in a great neighborhoodthe place is very clean and was stocked with everything we needed
Host:host gives great recommendationsthe host is very responsive to any questions you may haveshe is very responsive and accommodatinggreat host and listing super nice host and great communicationwe loved our stay the host was amazing nice getawayRead more reviews
Location:it’s close to the metro or within walking distance of many attractionsand a ten minute walk to a very cute cafe with amazing breakfastadorable apartment in a fantastic location just a quick drive to downtown or a pleasant walk if you likegreat location lots of privacyit is at a great location
15. Cozy Cabin on Capitol Hill (from USD 200)
Nestled in a quiet neighbourhood is a cozy cabin with a queen bed, bathroom and kitchen. Your very own private space is located in your host’s house where you’ll find numerous restaurants within walking distance. This bright and cozy unit is perfect for couples looking for privacy and convenience. Walk 4 blocks and you’ll find yourself in H Street, a happening hotspot with lots of nightlife and great eateries.
Guesthouse in Washington · ★4.87 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1 bathWashington, District of Columbia, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:we had a great stay at this cozy cottagewe had a wonderful time staying at ken's dc cottage it was very cozy quaint and cleanit made us feel comfortable the caby is like in the photosthe storage room was also a nice toucha comfortable bed and everything we needed
Cleanliness:very clean and comfortableclean quiet well equippedeverything was charming and very clean/tidycomfortable bed and super clean homethe room was sparkling clean and so easy
Host:ken is a great hostken is an amazing hosthosts were nice and accommodatinghosts are friendly and helpfulthey are super friendly peopleRead more reviews
Location:perfect location in a lovely neighbourhoodgreat place conveniently located to dc sitesit's very close to the main attractions in dcgreat location excellent value for moneywalk away from a few nice spots to eat
16. Modern Cozy Apartment in Dupont Circle (from USD 229)
Tastefully decorated with chic décor and an aesthetically appealing interior, this modern cozy apartment features a spacious patio, bedroom, bathroom, kitchen and dining area. There are several eateries just across the street, while the Dupont Metro Station is just 5 blocks away. You can also walk to many attractions, including the White House and the National Mall.
Rental unit in Washington · ★4.90 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1 bathWashington, District of Columbia, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:good wifi and tvloved our 7 day stay in jd and eds apartmentlittle market across the street with coffe fresh breakfast and lunch sandwiches and a few groceriesthe apartment was just as described it has everything you need to make your trip enjoyablewe had a great stay at ed and jd’s apartment
Cleanliness:very clean and pleasant accommodationsvery clean and safe areaclean cozy and convenient to dupont adam's morgan and u streetit is clean spacious and well kitted outthe house was very clean well decorated and well appointed
Host:host extra good eithered & jd were very good hoststhey were excellent hosts very responsive and happy to accommodate any questions or requests we hadgreat place with great hoststhey were very responsive any time i would text or callRead more reviews
Location:great location and neighborhoodthe location is wonderfulthe location is awesomegreat location in the cutest neighborhood so many restaurants and transportation within walking distancesthe location was in a nice neighborhood
17. A clean and comfortable apartment, close to Takoma Park (from USD 125)
Situated within walking distance to beautiful Takoma Park, this clean and comfortable apartment makes nice accommodation for two people, as it comes with one bed and one bathroom. As a guest, you can also enjoy facilities such as a cable TV, an equipped kitchen, and wireless internet access.
Guest suite in Washington · ★4.92 · Studio · 1 bed · 1 private bathWashington, District of Columbia, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:great place with nice comfortable bed and a kitchenette with coffee machine and fridge availableamenities are great and the bed was super comfy thx for everythingi honestly didn’t expect to have as many amenities inside the apartment as we hadthe apartment is very clean and has all the essentials including a kitchen and washer/dryervery nice place the bed is amazing never had such a great bed in a airbnb
Cleanliness:our place was very clean and comfythe studio is very clean and welcomingit was really nice and very cleanit’s very clean comfortable and safethis house was so cozy and clean and so quiet
Host:clifford was a very nice hostclifford is a great hostcliff was a great hostour host made sure we had everything we neededthis place is awesome and the host is fantasticRead more reviews
Location:perfect area close to the subwayperfect location to get to dc easythe location is perfect and so close to great restaurants and shopsit’s in a safe location and only a 20-25 min uber/lyft ride from major attractionsit was in a great location for what we needed for our trip
18. Modern apartment in a peaceful neighborhood (from USD 50)
This newly renovated basement apartment is great for guests who are looking for a rental with a cozy bed. This comfortable guest suite is close to the residential neighborhood of Petworth, and it is only 20 minutes away on foot if you want to explore it. If you feel like staying in, enjoy your afternoon coffee while you browse the abundant bookshelf in the living room. This apartment is also pet-friendly so your dog can definitely tag along!
Guest suite in Washington · ★4.83 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1 bathWashington, District of Columbia, United States
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Amenities & Room:my one suggestion is that i wish the living room had a small couch or somethingour stay was very comfortable and place has most amenities you would need for a short vacation staylots of cool books to look through and an espresso maker nice showerthe apartment is so stylish and cozy and the amenities are amazingvery cute apartment with all the basic amenities
Cleanliness:well decorated and clean studiothe apartment is impeccably clean and comfortablecomfortable and clean and cozygreat clean and cozy apartment for my month long stay in dceverything was sparkling clean and comfortable
Host:morgan is a very nice hostmorgan was a wonderful hostfriendly accommodating hosthost was responsive with some issues we encounteredthey were both very helpful and accommodatingRead more reviews
Location:location is great central to anything you’d need with lots of restaurants within walking distancevery convenient and in a good locationgood place location and valueits in a good neighborhood and also close driving distance from washington dnot far from the apartment (10 minute walk) are some great restaurants and bars
19. Lovely apartment in an amazing location (from USD 129)
This lovely apartment is in a great location in Washington DC that will satisfy guests who love to explore. Public transportation is easily accessible from here, which makes it a pretty convenient place for vacationers. Head over to the White House to catch a glimpse of one of the most famous attractions in Washington or visit National Mall to see some iconic monuments. Indulge in a luxurious stay and delight in exploring this historic state.
Rental unit in Washington · ★4.96 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1 bathWashington, District of Columbia, United States
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Amenities & Room:very comfortable with excellent amenitiesthe tv is amazingwe stayed at jennifer’s apartment for 3 nights and completely loved itcomfortable stay with nice touches
Cleanliness:sparkling clean and well appointedvery clean and comfortable communication was excellenteverything was really clean and set up for our familythe place is super cleanvery stylish modern clean and comfortable
Host:the hosts were very nice and friendlyamazing space amazing hosthosts are very friendlyhost is very pleasant helpful and responsivethe best hosts i’ve had that’s for sureRead more reviews
Location:the location was close to many attractionsstaying at this location was wonderfulthe location was perfectvery nice place walking distance to everythingin a good location
20. Newly Renovated Apartment
If you’re looking to be impressed, this newly renovated apartment is just for you. Notable amenities include a Bluetooth speaker shower system, providing background music for you while you belt out those notes during shower time. The apartment itself is stylish and clean, comfortably accommodating four guests with a comfortable queen-sized bed and sofa bed. You’ll be just three blocks from the metro and 15 minutes away from Chinatown and the White House by foot.
Newly Renovated Apt, centre of DC
21. One-bedroom apartment (Stadium Armory Metro)
Just one block from Stadium Armory Metro, this polished and modern one-bedroom apartment boasts a spacious living room, kitchenette and bedroom. The apartment is located on the first floor of a three-level row house. Your host stays upstairs so you can find him should you need assistance. The neighbourhood is a peaceful residential area but you’ll be close to stadiums, museums and plenty of dining options.
1 Bedroom Apt One Block From Metro
22. Luxurious suite near Dupont Circle
Located in a great location, book a stay in this ground level room to be close to Dupont Circle. If you’re driving into DC, don’t worry about parking as there’s free parking on site. This is also a great place for those travelling for work as there’s free WiFi, laptop-friendly workspace, bathroom amenities and ironing facilities, making it one of the best Airbnbs in Washington DC.
Luxurious suite in row houseWashington, District of Columbia, United States
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Amenities & Room:wifi private thermostat mini-fridge and keurig coffee in the room all worked greatteddy and elaine provide a mini-fridge and coffee maker in the room which is a nice touchthe photos aren’t completely fair the tv is extremely small and not as picturedthe suite was a perfect size comfort and had all the amenities we needed alongside a comfy bedgreat wifi nice selection of nearby restaurants
Cleanliness:clean comfortable and quieteverything was clean and as picturedthe suite was clean and comfyclean tidy and classicthe room is beautiful and clean
Host:the host was very responsive and helpfulhosts were very friendly and helpfulthe hosts communicated well and made sure that i had everything i neededhosts were extremely good communicatorsdimitris and elaine were amazing hosts very accommodating and extremely fast response time with any questionsRead more reviews
Location:great location for a trip to dcthe location was great for exploring and close to the metrogreat room in a central nw locationwonderful place and fantastic locationgreat space and wonderful location
23. The Hideaway
With its retro charm and cozy interior, The Hideaway is a quiet apartment comprising of a double bed, bathroom and kitchenette with basic amenities. You’ll feel like you just walked into a nifty 1940s home. Located in charming Parkview, the space is just 2 blocks away from the metro and close to several restaurants and some of the best hotel bars. Your thoughtful host will also leave you guidebooks and maps to help you navigate around the city.
"The Hideaway" Private Apt by MetroWashington, District of Columbia, United States
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Amenities & Room:and the room you shouldn’t miss it’s full of surprises like a library or even a museumthe bed was incredibly comfortable and the little touches (shower products snacks coffee) were very much appreciatedcozy studio with an awesome librarycompact but cozy and a very awesome ac during the 97 degree dc summer heatthe bed was super comfortable too
Cleanliness:everything was clean tidy and safethe apartment itself was very clean and comfortablesuper clean rob is awesome and so is his communicationit's quiet clean and the bed is super comfortablerob's place is cozy clean and absolutely charming
Host:hosts were very responsive and accommodatinghe is a great hostrob is a great host who checked in and was super quick to answer all my questionsgreat host and great spothe's very kind and answers all your questionsRead more reviews
Location:great spot near a metro stopterrific location to metroexcellent location near the metrogreat location convenient to metrolocation is excellent as it is close to the metro and bike share station
24. Private Suite in Capitol Hill Home
This cozy and minimalist bedroom on the ground floor of a newly renovated house features a double bed, television with Netflix, basic kitchen equipment and private bathroom. Located in an up-and-coming neighbourhood in DC, the bedroom is close to the bicycle kiosk. You can cycle to various places, most notably, the National Mall and Downtown. Your friendly host family keeps their accommodation prices low as they love meeting new people and helping you have a fantastic holiday in DC.
Private Suite in Capitol Hill HomeWashington, District of Columbia, United States
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Amenities & Room:my 13 year old fell in love with the apt and especially the surrounding areaa folder was provided in the room with useful infoit had an a/c unit which was nice during the summerthat comfortable bed plus netflix perfectthe neighborhood was charming and quiet and the room was incredibly cozy and comfortable
Cleanliness:everything was clean and comfortableplace is clean and organizedit is very clean and comfortablethe room was clean and comfortablethe room was impeccably clean
Host:the hosts are great and attentivethe hosts were very helpful with all our questionsken is a great hostfriendly host great little spacetheir tips were certainly helpful we used a coupleRead more reviews
Location:nice location on quiet street within walking distance of good restaurants and transportationclose to good restaurantsa great location if you are planning to bikethe location is perfect and close to all the attractionseasy access to nearby restaurants/cafes and close to the mall
25. Comfy Contemporary Apartment near H Street
This lovely Airbnb in the Washington DC area sleeps up to four guests. It comes with a built-in bench and a dining nook, plus a private entrance. The kitchen’s equipped for you to prepare meals - and it includes a coffee maker and a microwave. For your convenience and comfort, there’s heating and air conditioning. Amenities provided also include a TV, a hairdryer, WiFi, and an iron.
Your nearest airport is the Ronald Reagan Washington National, which is about a half-hour drive in good traffic conditions. The apartment is close to Capitol Hill. When you stroll around the area, you’ll find places to eat or sit for a cup of coffee as well as gluten-free restaurants and other eateries. The unit has an apartment above it so you may hear some sounds from above.
Comfy Contemporary Apartment Near H StreetWashington, District of Columbia, United States
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Amenities & Room:the bed was like sleeping on a cloud and my daughter loved the sound machinei enjoyed the space and most of all the comfy bedappreciated the small touches (metro cards recommendations etc) and comfy cozy spacebeautiful private space the most comfortable bed would definitely come backi stayed there with my newborn and felt very comfortable having her there
Cleanliness:very clean and fast communicationsuper clean and beautifully decoratedvery clean and nicely laid outthe apartment itself was clean and spaciousthe apartment is great very clean and comfortable
Host:thank you for being a wonderful hosthost is accommodating and responsiveamazing host and amazing placevery welcoming host and friendly to engage withconcetta was a generous host and was always quick to respond to any questionsRead more reviews
Location:great location to explore dcsuch a cute little place and in a great locationeasy walk to free public transportationthis airbnb is super cute great location for taking the trolley to union station to catch the trainit's in a great location with lots of restaurants near by
26. A historic Mt. Pleasant townhouse
This studio apartment is located in a historic townhouse. If you’re coming into town to sightsee, this apartment is next to the zoo, Adams Morgan, Cleveland Park and only 1.5 miles (2.4 km) to Dupont Circle. The hosts live upstairs and will be more than happy to assist you during your stay. This Airbnb also comes with some great amenities such as WiFi, free parking, full bath, toiletries and a kitchen with basic kitchen supplies.
Also See: 9 Best Hotels to Stay in Washington DC
Fun Mt. Pleasant Studio near Zoo!Washington, District of Columbia, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:wifi worked great and the tv had lots of channelselizabeth also stocks the apartment with coffee and snacks which is a great touchthere’s a pullout couch and very comfortable bed that accommodated us wellthe apartment was as described and comfortable for our family with 2 young kidsparking space was an extra bonus the shower was heavenly snacks were a thoughtful touch
Cleanliness:it was very clean and homeyvery clean bright and comfortablespotlessly clean and just an over all great spotthe room is quite clean and comfortablesuper clean and stylish would absolutely stay again
Host:elizabeth was a wonderful hostelizabeth is an amazing hostsuper friendly and accommodating hostsbrilliant hosts who were very accommodating when we arrived earlier than expectedshe is thoughtful responds immediately helpful and kindRead more reviews
Location:a wonderful location for our family trip to dcwonderful location and beautiful apartmentgreat place close to public transportationwalking distance to a fantastic zoogreat place and awesome location
27. Entirely renovated new condo in the heart of D.C.
This condo sleeps two guests in one bedroom and has a bathroom to share. It’s located in the basement of a home that is situated in a historic neighborhood. The space is comfortable and it gets plenty of light. The cool breezy ambiance feels natural and relaxing. The unit comes equipped with WiFi, a television, and laptop-friendly workspace.
Conveniently located in a central area, this one-bedroom apartment for rent provides easy access to restaurants, nightlife, and all the tourist sites. So, fret not should you and your travel buddy intend to explore the surrounding areas. Parking in the busy downtown may be a hassle, but there are alternative options available, so ask the superhost for the best suggestions.
Entirely Renovated New Condo in the heart of D.C.Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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Amenities & Room:we loved the apartment and all of the amenities providedvery comfortable and includes many amenitiesthe a/c and heat unit worked really wellit was a great place cozy couchthe apartment was fantastic just as described and even better
Cleanliness:very clean and comfortableclean stylish and quieta safe clean affordable accommodationthe unit was very clean and comfortablea wonderful super clean and new apartment
Host:the hosts were very helpful and accommodatingthe owners were really gracious about itthe hosts have a super eye for detailthey were so helpful and answered all my questions promptlykerry-ann and steve were great hosts super responsive and helpfulRead more reviews
Location:easy metro ride from airportloved having restaurants walking distance and bus to city center just a couple blocks awayso close and convenient to dc attractionslocation was great close to everything i wanted to do in dlocation was great and design of space was cute
28. Capitol Hill Sweet Suite
Contemporary, state-of-the-art and immaculate, this Capitol Hill Suite is tastefully furnished with polished furniture and sleek décor. The entire apartment, complete with a private entrance, comprises of two queen beds, a living room area, fully equipped kitchen, bathroom and laundry area. You’ll also be within walking distance to numerous historic attractions such as Library of Congress, the Supreme Court, the Smithsonian museums and H Street.
Capitol Hill Sweet SuiteWashington, District of Columbia, United States
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:the apartment and amenities were greatan apartment with all the comforts of a hotelthere was enough room for the 4 of us to sleep and relaxwe saw all the sights and had very comfortable accommodationsthe place is very comfortable and nicely designed with a full kitchen
Cleanliness:clean and well accommodated placeapartment was clean and well equippedthe room was clean and comfortableit's very clean and both beds are comfortableit was stylish clean and spacious
Host:charlotte is a wonderful hostcharlotte is a great host and will answer any questions or concernscharlotte was a great hostcharlotte was a great hostshe was very accommodating to our travel needs and making sure we were comfortableRead more reviews
Location:pros: the location is greatlocation was great walking distance to the capitalthe location was perfectgreat location we loved the neighborhoodlocation was excellent and convenient
29. Lovely haven near Dupont Circle
This cozy studio is a great place to stay, especially if your getaway plans involve a lot of sightseeing. It sits in the quiet neighborhood of Kalorama Heights, just within walking distance of nightlife venues, dining options, and metro stops. Dupont Circle, which features dive bars and several attractions, is only a few blocks away from the property.
Inside the rental are modern comforts such as heating, air conditioning, and Wi-Fi. A TV with Netflix, Roku, and a standard cable is provided as well.
Lovely studio In Kalorama near Dupont Circle MetroWashington, District of Columbia, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:cozy safe space to yourself
Cleanliness:place was clean and cozythe room was very clean and smelled lovelycomfortable clean and as presentedkristen’s place was clean and looked as describedeverything was neat and clean
Host:host was very friendly and accommodatingkristen was a great hostkristen was a lovely host and the place felt like home for my stayexcellent place with a very hospitable hostcommunication was excellent - i got prompt and friendly responses for any questions i hadRead more reviews
Location:great location and very cozyan ideal location for my needsgreat location and the next-door store is very convenientoverall a great centrally located place to stay for a short trip to dcgreat place to stay in a great location
Welcome to Washington!
As the nation’s capital, Washington’s rich culture and historic importance are undeniable. It’s definitely not a stop to miss during your American road trip holiday. Be sure to book these Airbnb accommodations early in advance as they are quite widely sought after. Hosts can receive up to several bookings a day, so you can imagine how early in advance you’ll have to book! However, it’ll be all worth it in the end. You can thank us later for writing about such great holiday accommodations.
Frequently asked questions about best Airbnbs in Washington DC
1. Which Airbnbs in Washington DC offer free parking on the premises?
Families or regular travellers who are accustomed to moving around in their cars always prefer accommodations that provide free parking on their premises. This luxurious suite near Dupont Circle and the historic Mt. Pleasant townhouse are two of the best Airbnbs in Washington DC to offer free on-site parking.
2. Which Airbnbs in Washington DC provide Wi-Fi?
Internet connection is usually an essential factor in booking accommodation anywhere in the world. This comfy contemporary apartment near H Street, the entirely renovated new condo in the heart of DC, the luxurious suite near Dupont Circle and the historic Mt. Pleasant townhouse are some of the best Airbnbs in Washington DC that provide Wi-Fi.
3. Which Airbnbs in Washington DC have a washing machine?
Whether you are staying at a location for a couple of days or for a longer duration, having a washing machine is always helpful. The Hideaway and this modern cozy apartment in Dupont Circle are two such Airbnbs in Washington DC that have a washing machine.
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