3 star hotel
Area: Crystal City Shops
1.09 mi from DEA Museum
Best Rooms: Rooms with 2 double beds overlook Jefferson Davis Highway and may offer a view of the airport, while rooms with 1 king bed facing Eads St. don't really offer any views.
2 star hotel
Area: Army Navy Country Club
1.66 mi from DEA Museum
Best Rooms: Best Western Pentagon is situated on one of the blocks next to the highway surrounded by buildings and parking lot, so you don't find much in the way of views.
Best Rooms: Sitting By the Arlingtonn Blvd. the views from the rooms at Days Inn are restricted. For the best pool view book a room between 250 and 263.
Best Rooms: Most views are obstructed by surrounding buildings; however, rooms facing Clarendon Blvd. may offer a better view.
Best Rooms: Rooms with 2 double beds facing Lee Hwy may offer views of Georgetown and the river. Note that the Suites won't offer this view, and only a few Executive rooms will.
Best Rooms: City View room types offer expansive views of Washington D.C. and Georgetown, better from floors 5 - 14.
4 star hotel
Area: Downtown - Penn Quarter - Chinatown, Washington
2.57 mi from DEA Museum
Best Rooms: Rooms with a view of the Capitol and the Washington Monument are located on the Pennsylvania Avenue side of the hotel; these rooms are in a separate category and will cost extra.