Destination guide

Head to the artsy city of Dupont Circle

Enjoy the area's museums, art galleries and monuments and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Dupont Circle. This walkable and welcoming city entices travelers with its restaurants and bars. White House and Ford's Theater are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Dupont Circle

Are you searching for attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Dupont Circle a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Smithsonian's National Zoo (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Six Flags America (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Francis Pool (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Volta Park (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • National Aquarium (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
  • East Potomac Golf Course (2.6 mi / 4.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Dupont Circle

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Dupont Circle is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Great Falls Park (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Farragut Square (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Meridian Hill Park (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Rock Creek Trail Exercise Course (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Lafayette Park (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Montrose Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)

Transportation to and around Dupont Circle

Fly into Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National), the closest airport, located 4.3 mi (7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into College Park, MD (CGS), which is 8 mi (12.9 km) away.

You might consider catching a ride on the metro at Dupont Circle Station for ease of access to the rest of the city.

Where to stay around Dupont Circle?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 585 holiday lettings near Dupont Circle. From 363 Condos/Apartments to 135 Houses, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Dupont Circle area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Dupont Circle?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Dupont Circle:

  • Ballston: 32 holiday homes
  • Connecticut Ave/ K Street: 260 holiday homes
  • Eastern Market: 372 holiday homes
  • Alexandria West: 24 holiday homes
  • Georgetown: 1,104 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Dupont Circle?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Dupont Circle. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Claude Moore Colonial Farm: 2,100 holiday lettings
  • University of Maryland-College Park: 2,058 holiday lettings
  • Theodore Roosevelt Island Park: 2,102 holiday lettings
  • United States Naval Observatory: 2,112 holiday lettings
  • National Museum of Crime and Punishment: 2,089 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Dupont Circle listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Dupont Circle?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 363 Condos/Apartments in Dupont Circle. Our other popular types of Dupont Circle holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 135 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 326 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 56 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Dupont Circle?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 62 holiday homes with pool available in Dupont Circle. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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