Washington DC is a small stretch of land with a plethora of offerings. Business and leisure travelers may decide to stay in Bethesda, Maryland, just minutes from Washington DC rather than in the heart of the city. The Residence Inn Bethesda Downtown will provide easy access to the Capital such as the Naval Hospital, Arlington Cemetery, Smithsonian, and White House. There is a metro stop right outside the Residence Inn Marriott.
Guests at this hotel will find rooms with full kitchens, complimentary breakfast buffet, Pure Rooms with allergy friendly bedding, a complimentary social hour, daily maid service, newspaper, laundry facilities, and valet dry cleaning. They have a seasonal rooftop pool, meeting rooms, BBQ area, exercise room, and all rooms are non-smoking. In the hotel rooms there are flat screen televisions, telephones, writing amenities, en-suite bathrooms, hair dryers, irons and ironing boards.
It is possible to book an extended stay or rent corporate housing for business travelers looking to be in Bethesda for several weeks. Corporate housing can be rented for a specific person or rented to any one from the corporation. Dining is not possible at the hotel, though there are numerous restaurants nearby. DC has several top name restaurants.