Welcome to the Washington DC/Capitol KOA Holiday!

Washington, D.C. is a bustling city full of history, beautiful monuments and fun attractions. Camping near the area allows visitors to explore nearby cities such as Baltimore and Annapolis to experience even more of Maryland's rich history and fun activities. Stay at Kampgrounds of America to explore all that the Washington, D.C. area has to offer.

Explore nearby attractions while camping at Washington DC/ Capitol KOA Holiday. Whether you're looking for a peaceful weekend in the outdoors or an action-packed visit, this KOA is a perfect choice. As one of the best family-friendly campgrounds near Washington, D.C. KOA offers convenient amenities and fun activities campers of all ages will enjoy.

Camp at KOA to enjoy a comfortable stay with convenient amenities. Enjoy a hot shower in one of the campground's clean bathrooms, and take advantage of on-site laundry facilities. Visit the KOA store for all of your camping needs, including propane and firewood. Enjoy convenient Wi-Fi if you need to catch up on work or upload pictures of your fun getaway. Utilize the campground's pavilion for family gatherings or special occasions.

If you are looking for a pet-friendly campground in Washington, D.C., Washington DC/Capitol KOA provides pet-friendly campsites so you can bring your tail-wagging friend with you. Four-legged camping companions can also enjoy KampK9®, a fun park where your dog can run and play while you relax on a comfortable bench.

Campground Recreation and Events
Have fun right at the campground with KOA's fun recreational activities and events. Kids will love playing on the playground, and the whole family will enjoy renting bikes and exploring the campground together. Jump in the pool on a hot day or explore beautiful scenery and wildlife on the campground's nature trail.

Celebrate Christmas in July with KOA or enjoy fun, spooky activities during Halloween weekends in October. In the spring, kids can join in on KOA's annual Easter egg hunt. Stay at KOA during Memorial Weekend to join Washington in honoring America's military services, or book a stay during the 4th of July weekend to celebrate the nation's birthday at KOA.

Enjoy scheduled weekend activities throughout the camping season. Indulge in a sweet treat at a poolside ice cream social, join on a lollipop flashlight hunt, or sit under the stars for an outdoor movie night. Get creative with fun craft activities, share some s'mores with fellow campers, or join in on fun planned games. Campers can also enjoy outdoor activities such as ping-pong, billiards, horseshoe pits, badminton, giant chess, basketball, and a jumping pillow. KOA will also help you explore nearby attractions in Washington, D.C. Take the daily shuttle from the campground to the United States Capitol for an exciting adventure in the cityVisit the historic landmarks of our nation's capital on your own or continue with the group on a sightseeing tour.

Local Area Attractions Near Washington DC/Capitol KOA Holiday
Washington is full of fun and exciting activities. Tour the United States Capitol and the White House. Learn about history and science at the Smithsonian. Explore the zoo and see a wide variety of animals. Visit the Lincoln, Washington, Jefferson, Vietnam, Korean and FDR Memorials.

Visit Annapolis, Maryland's capital city, to taste delicious seafood and explore the water on fun boat cruises. Tour the Maryland State House to walk through the United States' only state house to have ever served as the country's capital, and stroll through the city to see historic colonial homes.

Explore Downtown Baltimore to visit the National Aquarium and enjoy shopping and dining in the Inner Harbor. Catch a game at the Baltimore Ravens Stadium or the Oriole Park at Camden Yards. Stop at the Maryland Science Center to see exhibits, catch an IMAX movie or see a show at the planetarium.

When you stay at Washington DC/Capitol KOA Holiday, you have the opportunity to explore so many exciting and educational attractions. Stroll through history, learn about the United States government, eat delicious food and spend a fun day at the zoo.

Ways to Stay
Whether you prefer traditional tent camping or camping with the conveniences of home, KOA has a camping option for every camper. From simple Tent Sites to equipped cabins, KOA features some of the best ways to camp near Washington, D.C. If you are planning to go RV camping, you can enjoy Pull-Thru and Back-In RV Sites with full hookups up to 50 max amp and a max Pull-Thru of 90 feet. Some RV Sites even include a deluxe patio area, so you can sit around your campfire in extra comfort. Full hookup sites are limited during the winter, and reservations are required.

Stay in a KOA Camping Cabin for a cozy place to rest your head at night, or enjoy a Deluxe Cabin complete with a full bathroom and partial kitchen for extra comfort. If you prefer traditional tent camping, KOA offers Tent Sites with and without electricity.

Book a Stay at Washington, DC/Capitol KOA Holiday with your Hosts Recreational Adventures Co.
Explore the bustling city and historic monuments of Washington, D.C. and spend your evenings around a cozy campfire. At KOA, you can enjoy the peacefulness of the outdoors and embark on adventures to visit nearby attractions. No matter what you do, you are sure to have a great time camping near the city. Book a stay at KOA to begin your adventure—reserve online today or call 800-562-0248!

Campground Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 90' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Pool (5/27 - 9/5)
  • Propane ($)
  • Firewood ($)
  • Pavilion
  • Bike Rentals ($)
  • Tour Shuttle ($)
  • Dog Park
More About Amenities

Ways to Stay

KOA Holiday

KOA Holiday Campgrounds

Whether you’re exploring the local area or hanging out at the campground, KOA Holidays are an ideal place to relax and play. There’s plenty to do, with amenities and services to make your stay memorable. Plus, you’ll enjoy the outdoor experience with upgraded RV Sites with KOA Patio® and Deluxe Cabins with full baths for camping in comfort. Bring your family, bring your friends, or bring the whole group – there’s plenty of ways to stay and explore.

KOA Holidays Feature:

  • RV Sites with a KOA Patio®
  • Deluxe Cabins with full baths
  • Premium Tent Sites
  • Group meeting facilities

Latest Hot Deal

Big Weekend

Big Weekend Photo

WHEN: May 12-13, 2023

WHAT: Stay Friday night, May 12th at a participating campground, and get Saturday night, May 13th for just $20*.

WHY: The Big Weekend helps raise funds to send kids with cancer to medically-supervised camps all across North America. Kids fighting cancer deserve a chance to attend a summer camp and to just be a kid again. Funds raised from May 13 support the KOA Care Camps Trust which distributes more than $1 million dollars annually to support 125+ Care Camps each year. Learn more at koacarecamps.org.

* Only at participating KOA locations. Applies to one-site, for two consecutive nights at the same KOA. Sites may be limited. Not valid with other discounts.

Book This Hot Deal

Local Area

KOA Shuttle/Washington D.C. Tours

Book a seat on our daily shuttle, $15.50 per person, round trip from the KOA to the US Capitol Building, May 1 thru Labor Day the start of the National Mall, in Washington DC. Our shuttle departs at 9 AM and returns at 6 PM. Then visit the historic landmarks of our Nation's Capitol on your own or continue with a sightseeing tour of Washington that you will never forget. From monuments to museums, from history past to history in the making, experienced guides will narrate the journey. A continuous stream of Tour mobiles allows you to stop where you want, stay as long as you would like and then board again to ride to another historic site. Tour stops include the Arlington National Cemetery, Vietnam Veterans Memorial, WWII Memorial, White House, Washington Monument, Lincoln Memorial, Smithsonian Museums, Library of Congress, US Capitol and more. Tickets must be purchased and paid for in person. Seating on the buses is limited, so it is strictly on a first-come, first-serve basis.


Washington, D.C., our Nation's Capitol

Smithsonian, Washington Monument, US Capitol, Arlington Cemetery, Lincoln, Jefferson, Korean, Vietnam and FDR Memorials, White House and a myriad of other sites. www.washington.org


Annapolis, The gem of the Chesapeake

James Michner referred to Annapolis as "the most beautiful state capitol in the US". There you will find the US Naval Academy, Maryland State House, historic colonial homes, boat cruises and delicious Maryland seafood.



Baltimore, Downtown and Inner Harbor

The charm of Baltimore is Fort McHenry, home of the Star Spangled Banner, Oriole Park at Camden Yards, the National Aquarium and the bustling Inner Harbor where you can visit a myriad of shops and dine on Maryland's world famous Crabs. The Inner Harbor is also home to the ESPN SPORTSZONE, the Maryland Science Center and the Baltimore Ravens Park. It is a quick 20 minute drive to the city's Inner Harbor where ample car and RV parking is available.


Campground Awards and Programs