Things to do in Silver Spring
- Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI)
- Dulles International Airport (IAD)
- Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA)
- AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center
- The Fillmore
- National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Headquarters
- US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Headquarters
- American Nurses Association
- CHF International
- Discovery Communications Headquarters
- The National Zoo
- Verizon Communications
- Walter E. Washington Convention Center
- The National Mall
- Red Line Silver Spring Metro Station
How To Get Here
Attend a nearby meeting, catch a local concert, or sightsee in DC. No matter how you choose to spend your time, Sheraton Silver Spring Hotel puts you right in the middle of the action.
Our hotel sits just seven miles from downtown Washington DC. We're within walking distance of over 20 restaurants and shops, and we're steps from renowned entertainment venues like the American Film Institute Silver Theater and The Fillmore Silver Spring Theater.
Just four miles away from downtown Bethesda, we are also one of the conveniently located hotels near DC metro, easily accessible via the new Silver Spring Metro stop. For those driving, you will get to downtown DC with a short drive off of East West Highway.
If you are visiting Bethesda, shop ‘til you drop or sit down for a great meal at one of many local restaurants. To put your mind at ease, there are many complimentary parking garages available so that you can explore Bethesda Row's boutiques and restaurants or pamper yourself at their spa. We also recommend visiting the Bethesda Farmers Market, where you will find the freshest produce such as meats, dairy, seafood and bakery goods supplied by the local farmers. You can also enjoy the many food and wine tastings, entertainment, specialty vendors, community events and Kids Club activities.
The Central Farm Market is open Thursdays 11:00a.m.-3:00p.m. & Sundays 9:00a.m.-1:00p.m..
The Bethesda Fresh Farm Market is open Saturdays from 9:00a.m.-1:00p.m.
Getting to and from the hotel couldn't be easier. We are a 20-minute car ride from Ronald Reagan National Airport (DCA), and 45 minutes from Baltimore/Washington International (BWI), and Dulles International (IAD). Need quick access to Washington DC? We're just a few blocks from the Red Line Silver Spring Metro station.
For your convenience, we offer valet ($16/day) and self-parking ($14/day). Complimentary shuttle service is available on a limited basis to destinations within three miles of the hotel.
Not sure what to do in Silver Spring? One of our associates would be glad to help you find the right activity for you. Contact us at 301-589-0800 and ask to speak to our concierge.