Discover the ideal hotel location in Bethesda, MD for work and play. Nearby downtown Washington DC attractions and top Bethesda business destinations, the American Inn offers a warmly comforting suburban location away from the hustle of the city yet close to everything. Whether you decide to drive in or use public transportation,
our Bethesda hotels is just 4 miles to downtown DC and a quick 4-block walk to the nearest Metro Subway Station on Wisconsin Avenue. We provide first-come, first-serve parking at the hotel and a courtesy hotel shuttle around town. Whether you're in town to do some sightseeing or attend a conference, the American Inn is the perfect place to call home. View our close proximity to the many Bethesda, Maryland/Washington, DC area attractions.
Walter Reed National Military Medical Center - 1 mile
Uniformed Serivices University of the Health Sciences - 2 mile
Washington DC Zoo - 3 miles
The White House - 4 miles
National Cathedral - 3 miles
National Portrait Gallery - 4.5 miles
SPY Museum - 4.5 miles
Lincoln Memorial - 5.5 miles
Arlington National Cemetery - 5.5 miles
Washington DC National Air and Space Museum - 10 miles
National Air and Space Museum Chantilly, Virginia - 19 miles
The Washington Monument - 8 miles
The National Museum of Natural History - 8 miles
National Institutes of Health - 1 mile
The National Museum of the American Indian - 5 miles
The National World War II Memorial - 5 miles
Brookside Gardens & Conservatory - 5 miles
Montgomery Mall - 1 mile
North Bethesda Conference Center - 3 miles
White Flint Mall - 3 miles
Kennedy Center For The Performing Arts - 18 miles
Bethesda Naval Hospital - 1 mile
Washington Ronald Reagan National Airport (DCA)
Airport Taxi Service. Approximately $33.00
Super Shuttle. 1-800-258-3826 or www.supershuttle.com. Approximately $29.00 for one person.
DC Metro. This will cost between $2.75 and $4.50 for a one-way fare. Take the YELLOW line to Gallery Place/Chinatown. Transfer to the RED line for Shady Grove for the Bethesda station.
Baltimore-Washington International Airport (BWI)
The Bethesda Shuttle a.k.a "The Dolphin". 1-855-536-5744. www.bethesdashuttle.com. Approximately $29
BWI Airport Taxi. 1-410-859-1100. Can be picked up at Ground Transportation, approximately $92.00
Super Shuttle. 1-800-258-3826 or www.supershuttle.com approximately $38.00 for one person.
Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD)
Washington Flyer Airport Taxi Service. 1-703-572-8249. Can be picked up at Ground Transporation. Approximately $75.00 for one person
Super Shuttle. 1-800-258-3826 or www.supershuttle.com approximately $30.00 for one person.
Ronald Reagan Washington National - 21 miles
Washington Dulles International Airport - 25 miles
Amtrak Station - 8 miles
Metro Subway Station - 4 blocks
The hotel has free limited parking available on first come, first served basis. Additional parking for American Inn is located at the County Parking Lot across the street. Cost is $1.25 per hour, from 7a.m. until 10p.m. Monday thru Friday. Click here for Parking Map
Directions from the North.
Take I-95 South to Capital Beltway I-495 West - Silver Spring. Take Exit 34 South-Bethesda-Wisconsin Avenue/Rt. 355. The American Inn hotel will be two miles south on the right hand side.
Directions from the South.
Take I-95 North to Capital Beltway toward Bethesda MD -Tyson's Corner. Stay on I-495, follow signs to Bethesda, MD. Take Exit 34 South-Bethesda-Wisconsin Avenue/Rt. 355. The American Inn hotel will be two miles south on the right-hand side of the road.
Directions from the East.
Take I-66 to Capital Beltway I-495 toward Bethesda/Rockville. Then take Exit 34 South-Bethesda-Wisconsin Avenue/Rt. 355. The hotel will be two miles south on the right-hand side of the road.
Directions from the West.
Take 1-70 to 270 South to Washington, DC. Continue along 270 through Rockville. Follow the signs to Capital Beltway I-495 East-Silver Spring. Stay in the left lane, take the exit on the left to Bethesda/Rt. 355-Wisconsin Avenue. The American Inn hotel will be two miles south on the right- hand side.