Where to stay around Kensington?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 994 holiday lettings near Kensington. From 452 apartments to 281 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Kensington is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Kensington?

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 Kensington:

  • H Street Corridor: 241 holiday homes
  • Old Town: 31 holiday homes
  • Georgetown: 185 holiday homes
  • Dupont Circle: 327 holiday homes
  • Capitol Hill: 530 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 Kensington?

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

  • United States Capitol: 1,893 holiday lettings
  • The White House: 1,930 holiday lettings
  • Tysons Corner Center: 1,919 holiday lettings
  • National Harbor: 1,860 holiday lettings
  • Ukrainian Catholic National Shrine of the Holy Family: 1,918 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Kensington 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 apartments in Kensington?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 452 apartments in Kensington. Our other popular types of Kensington holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 281 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 115 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 3 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 Kensington?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 131 holiday homes with pool available in Kensington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Captivating Kensington will entice you

    Enjoy the area's temples, entertainment and opera with a rental holiday home in Kensington. One of the city's many top draws is its theatres. White House and Ford's Theater are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

    Activities and attractions in and around Kensington

    Are you looking for top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Kensington has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Smithsonian's National Zoo (7 mi / 11.2 km)
    • Miniature Train and Carousel at Wheaton Regional Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
    • Brookside Nature Center (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
    • Burning Tree Country Club (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
    • Rock Creek Golf Course (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
    • Congressional Country Club (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Kensington

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Kensington is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Great Falls Park (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
    • Aubudon Naturalist Society (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
    • Miniature Train and Carousel at Wheaton Regional Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
    • Brookside Gardens (3 mi / 4.8 km)
    • Brookside Nature Center (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
    • Lafayette Recreation Center (4 mi / 6.5 km)