Student Housing in Washington DC
Washington DC is the capital city of the United States. It is located on the eastern banks of the Potomac River. The city is named after one of the founding fathers of the country and the first president of the United States; George Washington. Casita offers you luxurious student accommodation in Washington DC. Our accommodation options at Casita have state-of-the-art facilities and a variety of amenities and services. Also, they are very well located across the city and within six to 16 minutes away from Central Washington DC.
Why Book Student Accommodation in Washington DC
Washington DC is a city rich with history and full of culture. Its history goes back to the 17th century. It is the centre of the economy and it is very fast-growing. It hosts annual events and festivals which include the National Cherry Blossom Festival, Passport DC, and DC Jazz Festival. Casita offers you affordable and safe student accommodation in Washington DC near all the important spots in the city; universities, museums, restaurants, and entertainment venues.
Universities in Washington DC
Casita offers Washington DC student accommodation within a short distance to the following universities:
Three student accommodation options in Washington DC are within a 39 to 53-minute car drive from the university.
Tenleytown - AU subway station is a 14-minute walking distance from the university. Massachusetts Ave and 45th St bus station is a two-minute walking distance from the university and Massachusetts Ave NW and Ward Cir NW bus station is a three-minute walk.
Two student accommodation options in Washington DC are within a 16-minute car drive from the university.
Brookland-CUA subway station is a nine-minute walking distance from the university. Taylor St and Harewood Rd bus station is a ten-minute walking distance from the university and Taylor St and Hawaii Ave bus station is an eight-minute walk.
Nearby places of interest: Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, Fort Bunker Hill, and President Lincoln's Cottage.
Two student accommodation options in Washington DC are within a 17-minute car drive from the university.
NoMa-Gallaudet U subway station is a 12-minute walking distance from the university. Brentwood Pkwy NE and Penn St NE bus station is a ten-minute walking distance from the university and Florida Ave and 5th St bus station is a six-minute walk.
Three student accommodation options in Washington DC are within a 19 to 30-minute car drive from the university.
Rosslyn subway station is a four-minute car drive from the university. 37th St NW subway O St NW bus station is a one-minute walking distance from the university and Prospect St NW and 36th St NW bus station is a four-minute walk.
Three student accommodation options in Washington DC are within 11 to 30 minutes away from the university.
Foggy Bottom-GWU subway station is a two-minute walking distance from the university. H St and 24th St bus station is a four-minute walking distance from the university and 23rd St NW and I St NW bus station is a two-minute walk.
Nearby places of interest: Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum, The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum, and José de San Martín Monument.
Is Washington DC a good place to live?
Washington DC is a fantastic place to live, especially for students. It has a wide variety of renowned higher-education institutions and is the centre of life in the country. It is culturally, ethnically, and economically diverse, making it easy for newcomers to the city to blend in easily. It has many incredible outdoors and neighbourhoods which include Northern Virginia and Maryland. It is in the heart of bustle and vibrancy.
Must-Visit Places in Washington DC
Since Washington DC is the capital of America, it has many exciting locations that are a must-visit. These places include the Washington Monument, The National Archives Museum, Washington National Cathedral, Jefferson Memorial, Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial, the White House, Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, National Museum of African American History and Culture, the U.S. Capitol, the National Gallery of Art, the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, the Library of Congress, the National Air and Space Museum, Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Korean War Veterans Memorial, and National Portrait Gallery.
Transportation in Washington DC
Washington is a big city with many places to be, so you need an easy way to get around. Luckily, the city has two easy ways to navigate it: The subway service and the bus service. The subway service is provided by the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA). It offers over 90 stations across the city and it costs $2.25 per single trip. As for the bus service, it is also operated by the WMATA and it has 1,595 buses in Washington covering all the routes in the city. The fare is $2.00 per ride. Another bus service is provided in the city by the government namely DC Circulator. It connects the major commercial areas in the centre of Washington. Washington is easily accessible via Amtrak’s train station (Union Station) and Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport.
Other Student Accommodations in the USA
Besides offering luxurious and affordable student accommodation in Washington DC, Casita also offers student accommodation options in the nearby cities which include: