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What's Southwest Like?

There's a lot visitors like about Southwest, especially its shops and monuments. Travelers like this walkable neighborhood for its museums. While you're here, you can spend a relaxing day at East Potomac Park and Enid A. Haupt Garden. There's plenty more to see, including Joint Base Anacostia Bolling and Fort Lesley J McNair.

Where are the Best Places to Stay in Southwest?

We have 96 accommodations in the neighborhood. Listed below are our travelers' top places to stay in Southwest:

Mandarin Oriental, Washington D.C.

Luxury hotel with spa, indoor pool
  • • Free WiFi • Restaurant • Health club • Bar • Walkable location

CitizenM Washington DC Capitol

4-star hotel with restaurant, bar
  • • Free WiFi • 24-hour front desk

Residence Inn Washington, DC /Capitol

3-star hotel with indoor pool
  • • Free breakfast • Free WiFi • Spa tub • Fitness center • Central location

Cambria Hotel Washington D.C. Capitol Riverfront

Family-friendly hotel with bar, 24-hour fitness center
  • • Free WiFi • 2 restaurants • 24-hour front desk

Canopy by Hilton Washington DC The Wharf

4-star hotel with 2 restaurants, bar
  • • Free WiFi • Fitness center • Rooftop terrace • Café • Central location

How to Get to Southwest

Southwest is located 3.7 mi (6 km) from the heart of Washington.

Flying to:

  • • Ronald Reagan National Airport (DCA), 0.9 mi (1.5 km) from Southwest
  • • Baltimore Washington International Airport (BWI), 29.8 mi (47.9 km) from Southwest
  • • Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD), 23.9 mi (38.4 km) from Southwest

Getting to Southwest on Metro

Stations in the neighborhood include:
  • • Waterfront Station
  • • L'Enfant Plaza Station
  • • Federal Center Station

Things to See and Do in and around Southwest

What to See in Southwest

  • • East Potomac Park
  • • Joint Base Anacostia Bolling
  • • Fort Lesley J McNair
  • • National Defense University
  • • Audi Field

Things to Do in Southwest

  • • East Potomac Golf Course
  • • Arena Stage
  • • The Anthem
  • • L'Enfant Plaza
  • • International Spy Museum

Other Popular Southwest Attractions

  • • Titanic Memorial
  • • Gangplank Marina
  • • Recorder of Deeds Building
  • • Cuban Friendship Urn
  • • George Mason Memorial

When Is the Best Time to Visit Washington?

  • • Hottest months: July, August, June, September (average 76°F)
  • • Coldest months: January, February, December, March (average 40°F)
  • • Rainiest months: May, June, July, September (average 4 inches of rainfall)

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