Close, but not too close, to downtown, the Residence Inn Washington, DC Downtown gets high marks for its convenient location and freebies like continental breakfasts, evening socials and Wi-Fi. In a wedge-shaped building overlooking Thomas Circle, this non-smoking hotel has 202 studios and one-bedroom suites spread out over 12 floors. Geared toward longer stays, each room has a kitchen with full-size appliances. All accommodations have roomy desks with adjustable lighting and ergonomic chairs, as well as free Wi-Fi to keep you connected. Guests love the free continental breakfast buffet, along with the free dinners served Monday to Wednesday. In case you forgot your toothbrush, there's a convenience store downstairs. Away from the hustle and bustle of downtown, the Residence Inn Washington, DC Downtown is still just five blocks from the White House. Within easy walking distance are the National Geographical Society (three blocks) and the National Museum of Women in the Arts (five blocks). The National Mall is a bit farther, but the stroll should take less than 20 minutes. If you want to take Metro, the hotel is three blocks from McPherson Square, four blocks from Farragut North, and five blocks from Farragut West. Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport is five miles away, a quick taxi or subway ride. The Residence Inn Washington, DC Downtown has lots of perks, from free Wi-Fi to complimentary breakfasts. It's good for business or leisure travelers who want to be out of the fray.