Best Rooms: Views are mostly obstructed by taller surrounding buildings.
Best Rooms: Rooms facing east on floor 9 and above have the best views of the airport and the Potomac River.
3 star hotel
Area: Crystal City Shops
1.37 mi from Gravelly Point Park
Best Rooms: For a great view of the historic Potomac River with the Capitol building in the background, choose any odd-numbered room throughout the hotel. In particular, rooms on floor 12 or 14 offer the best panoramic views.
Best Rooms: Rooms facing Orme St. on floors 6 - 16 offer great views of the Pentagon and D.C. area.
4 star hotel
Area: Downtown - Penn Quarter - Chinatown, Washington
2.20 mi from Gravelly Point Park
Best Rooms: Fabulous Rooms face 15th St. and provide some of the best city views. The Marvelous Rooms are located on higher floors and offer spectacular views of the Washington Monument.
3 star hotel
Area: Foggy Bottom, Washington
2.46 mi from Gravelly Point Park
Best Rooms: Rooms facing New Hampshire Ave. NW on floors 5 - 7 are your best bet for a view of the city.
Best Rooms: Rooms at the back of the hotel facing 28th St. offer a river view, while rooms facing 25th St. offer views of the surrounding city. Keep in mind, however, that the hotel is only 8 stories high.